*This schedule is tentative and subject to change. (Updated 4/04/17)

MASSBUYS EXPO AGENDA

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 (Exhibitors Only)

10:00 am - 5:00 pmExhibitor Booth Set-UpPutnam Club West, Entrance W1
Putnam Club East, Entrance E4
1:30 pm - 4:30 pmOne-On-One Sessions with Strategic Sourcing Services Contract LeadsOptum Field Lounge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMaking Supplier Diversity Work for Your Company: Tools for SuccessPutnam Club West, Press Room, Floor 2
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmUNSPSC for VendorsPutnam Club West, Press Room, Floor 2
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmExhibitor Networking ReceptionOptum Field Lounge

Thursday, April 27, 2017

6:30 amExhibitor Registration OpensPutnam Club West, Entrance W1
7:45 amAttendee Registration OpensPutnam Club West, Entrance W1
8:00 am - 9:30 amNetworking BreakfastPutnam Club West, Break  Bar
Putnam Club East, Break Bar
OSD Booth, Putnam Club East - North Corner
9:30 am - 3:00 pmConcession Stand OpensPutnam Club East, South Corner
8:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibit Booths OpenPutnam Club West and
Putnam Club East
8:00 am - 4:00 pmVehicle ZoneConcourse Level - near Cross Insurance Pavilion
8:00 am - 4:00 pmRide and Drive Information BoothPutnam Club West, Entrance W1
8:00 am - 4:00 pmEquipment ZoneClub-Level Walkway between Putnam Club East and Putnam Club West
8:00 am - 4:00 pmOSD BoothPutnam East (Northeast Corner)
8:00 am - 4:00 pmGovernment Resource CenterPutnam East (Northeast Corner)
9:30 am - 10:30 pmWorkshop: Save Time and Money by Combining Purchases and Utilizing a "Controlled Competition" for GoodsPutnam Club West Press Room, Floor 2
9:30 am - 10:30 amWorkshop: Cyber Security AwarenessPutnam Club West Super Suite Blue 81, Floor 3
9:30 am - 10:30 amWorkshop: How to Use Statewide ContractsPutnam Club West Super Suite Red 81, Floor 2
9:30 am - 10:30 amWorkshop: Influencing for ImpactPutnam Club West Suite Red 70, Floor 2
9:30 am - 10:30 amWorkshop: Understanding Changes in the MA Solar Energy LandscapePutnam Club West Suite Blue 70, Floor 3
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: Achieving Work/Life BalancePutnam Club West Super Suite Red 81, Floor 2
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: Maintaining a Sustainable FacilityPutnam Club West Press Room, Floor 2
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: General Public Safety & Security IT Security Products and ServicesPutnam Club West Super Suite Blue 81, Floor 3
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: Construction Procurement and Changes Under the Municipal Modernization ActPutnam Club East Super Suite Blue 10, Floor 3
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: Boost Your Department's Supplier Diversity Efforts: Five Keys to SuccessPutnam Club West Suite Red 70, Floor 2
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWorkshop: MUNIS Best Practices for Procurement - RoundtablePutnam Club West Suite Blue 70, Floor 3
12:00 pm - 12:45 pmLunch - Option 1Cross Insurance Pavilion Concourse Level
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmMassachusetts Association of Public Purchasing Officials (MAPPO) Meeting*Putnam Club East Super Suite Red 10, Floor 2
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmMassachusetts Association of Housing and Maintenance Supervisors (MAHAMS) Meeting*Putnam Club East Suite Red 20, Floor 2
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmMassachusetts Facilities Administrators Association (MFAA) Meeting*Putnam Club East Suite Red 21, Floor 2
12:45 pm - 1:30 pmLunch - Option 2Cross Insurance Pavilion Concourse Level
1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMassachusetts Facilities Manager's Association (MAFMA) Meeting*Putnam Club East Super Suite Blue 10, Floor 3
1:15 pm - 2:00 pmLunch - Option 3Cross Insurance Pavilion Concourse Level
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWorkshop: Introduction to the State & Federal Surplus Property ProgramPutnam Club West Suite Red 70, Floor 2
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWorkshop: Overview of the Massachusetts School Building Authority Grant ProgramPutnam Club West Press Room, Floor 2
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWorkshop: Is Outsource Cleaning Right for Your CommunityPutnam Club West Suite Blue 70, Floor 3
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWorkshop: Surviving a Violent Intruder Incident Putnam Club West Super Suite Blue 81, Floor 3
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWorkshop: IGO 30B Overview and AGO Construction Law Changes in the Municipal Modernization ActPutnam Club West Super Suite Red 81, Floor 2
2:00 pmRefreshmentsPutnam Club West, Break Bar
Putnam Club East, Break Bar
3:00 pmExhibitor RafflePutnam Club East, Break Bar
4:00 pmExhibit Hall ClosesExit at W2, W3, W4, E3, E4

The MASSBUYS EXPO is 100% exhibitor funded.

*These meetings are by invitation only.