PED Talks: Procurement Educational Discussions

Join our monthly discussions on a variety of procurement topics including purchasing procedures, bidding, contracts, software and hardware procurement. PED Talks are available via Zoom. The sessions will be recorded for easy access at any time.

Attend PED Talks via Zoom 

Event Details

PED Talks on Hold

Due to recent reorganizational changes, PED Talks will be on hold until further notice. All previously-recorded videos will remain available.


Watch Past PED Talk Recordings

July 2020- Back to School Refresh

May 2020- Receiving Goods, Requesting Forms and Preparing for the Year-End

April 2020-Procurement Services' Resources during COVID-19

March 2020-eSHOP Training for New User Interface

February 2020-Non-Competitive Sourcing and Procurement

January 2020-New Big 10 Lab Supplies Contract

November 2019-Navigating eSHOP Suppliers

October 2019- Ethics in Procurement

September 2019- What is a Purchase Order?

August 2019-Fiscal Year Summary

May 2019-Collaboration across the four campuses

April 2019-Large Purchases and Bigs/Non-Competitve Sourcing

March 2019-Software Procurement

January 17, 2019

November 8, 2018-Inventory, Surplus, and Asset Management

October 11, 2018 - Recording is not available

September 14, 2018-Software Procurement

June 14, 2018-Scientific Purchasing and Uniform Guidance 

May 10, 2018-Large Purchases and Bids

April 13, 2018-Procurement, Who are we?

March 8, 2018

February 8, 2018