Purchasing and auditing conferences help promote professional development. Educational sessions and small group discussions broaden minds and encourage networking among other like-minded professionals. Card Integrity created this list of organizations linking to events in 2024 that support purchasing card professionals. While this list highlights some purchasing and auditing conferences, it is not a comprehensive listing. Have more to add to the list? Let us know by contacting us and sending in your comments.
March 17-20, 2024 | National Harbor, MD
Formerly known as the Annual Meeting, NAEP’s newly-christened EPIC24 (Educational Procurement Innovation Conference) will be held in National Harbor, Maryland in 2024. Tailored towards procurement professionals in education, attendees can expect keynotes, workshops, ample networking opportunities, discussions, and emerging technologies in a comprehensive four-day event.
April 29 – May 1, 2024 | Las Vegas, NV
The Institute of Commercial Payments (IOCP), formerly known as the National Association of Purchasing Card Professionals (NAPCP), is hosting its annual conference in Las Vegas this year. This event is open to procurement professionals across all industries across the public and private sectors, attracts hundreds of attendees annually, and represents a wonderful networking opportunity for anyone in the procurement industry.
August 25 -28, 2024 | Charlotte, NC
The National Institute of Governmental Purchasing supports public procurement professionals and have been around since 1944. Attend the NIGP Annual Forum to connect with like-minded professionals and discover innovative solutions and industry trends to help meet your organization’s goals. The team at Card Integrity looks forward to hosting a booth at the conference to engage with attendees and share how our compliance and expense monitoring solutions can help strengthen and protect your card program.
Supply Chain Conferences:
April 29-May 1st, 2024 | Las Vegas, NV
The ISM (Institute for Supply Management) hosts the ISM World conference annually, welcoming over 2,000 professionals in procurement and supply chain. The event offers “cutting-edge education, networking opportunities, and the chance to connect with innovative suppliers”.
July 20-23, 2024 | Chicago, IL
The National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) Annual Meeting is a yearly gathering of top business officers from colleges and universities across the country. The meeting focuses on providing information and resources to help business officers succeed in their roles, as well as to connect, network and share best practices with each other.
July 15-17, 2024 | Washington, DC
According to the Institute of Internal Auditors’ website, “the IIA’s 2024 International Conference sets the stage in sharing new and forward-looking information and leading practices in pursuing excellence in internal audit.” Virtual and in-person attendance options are available. Those in the public sector are eligible for discounted rates.
Previous Events in 2023
February 22-23, 2023 | Virtual
The National Cards and Payments on Campus Conference is a Higher Education event for card and procure-to-pay programs of all sizes. P-Card administrators, Accounts Payable, and Compliance Auditors should attend to learn more about card program trends and best practices in Higher Education. The conference was established by the Professional Development Group which has been hosting the annual event since 1986.
May 15-17, 2023 | Lake Buena Vista, FL
This conference is geared toward Accounts Payable and Procure-to-Pay professionals. It brings together the best practices and tested solutions to help you overcome today’s AP challenges. The 3-day event includes certification workshops, live demonstrations of solutions for AP challenges, and groundbreaking sessions with actionable tips to walk away with.
May 21-24, 2023 | Portland, OR
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) conference is an event designed to connect government finance professionals and provide them with the latest developments in the field. It offers workshops, seminars, and other educational opportunities to help them learn and grow in their roles. Additionally, the conference provides a platform for professionals to network and discuss best practices, trends, and strategies for success.
June 25-28, 2023 | Nashville, TN
The HFMA Annual Conference is an event that provides education and networking opportunities for healthcare finance professionals and leaders. It features a wide range of sessions, workshops and lectures covering the latest trends and topics in the healthcare finance industry. Attendees can also explore new products and services in the vendor showcase.
September 24-28, 2023 | Miami, FL
The Association of College & University Auditors (ACUA) hosts an annual auditing convention known as AuditCon. The event focuses on current trends, emerging issues, specialized knowledge and topics, compliance, risk management, IT and security, fraud, professional development and much more.
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