Who Should Attend:
Those who work in or support the utility’s supply chain functions, such as purchasing, inventory, materials management, warehousing, and operations personnel.
This annual two-day workshop is where subject matter experts and utility members share their knowledge and experience with the key issues in the supply chain functional areas. This year’s meeting will be held in Vancouver, Wash., where you will build relations with others in your field, and have fun during the workshop and evening networking reception. Please check back for further details as the agenda and program are developed.
Registration will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day, and the workshop will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on both days. Lunch, as well as morning and afternoon breaks, will be provided.
Workshop Location & Hotel Information:
301 W 6th Street
Vancouver, WA 98660
Room rate: $179 for a single/double
Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than August 10, 2019, to secure this rate. Mention that you are coming in for the Northwest Public Power Association conference when booking your reservation.
For overnight hotel guests, parking is located in our underground garage at Columbia between 5th and 6th on the east side of the hotel. Self-parking is $20 per day and valet is $25 per day. Overnight guests will need to check into the hotel first to receive a key to access the hotel’s parking garage. Overnight guests may use the short-term parking in front of the hotel when checking in.
Day guests may park at the Vancouver Center Building, which has a Park & Go garage located at 6th Street between Columbia and Washington Streets. Fees are $1.25 per hour.
Utility Member Early Bird (ends 8/10/2019): $540
Utility Member Standard: $615
Associate Member Early Bird (ends 8/10/2019): $810
Associate Member Standard: $885
Non-member Early Bird (ends 8/10/2019): $1,620
Non-member Standard: $1,695
Cancellations are accepted, with full refund, if request is made at least 30 days prior to the course. Within 30 days, fees are as follows: 15-29 days, $100; 1-14 days or "no show," 100 percent of registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling. NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.
This workshop qualifies for 12 continuing hours. Certificates are issued upon full completion of the workshop.