Purchasing & Inventory Managers Conference

With roundtable discussions, networking opportunities, sponsors’ exhibits and a world-class General Session speaker, PEI’s 2016 Purchasing & Inventory Managers Conference was a success for industry professionals.

Look for upcoming photos of this tremendous event!  

 

2016 Purchasing & Inventory Managers Conference

April 14-16, 2016
Sheraton Music City
Nashville, Tennessee

General Session Information

The 2016 Purchasing & Inventory Managers Conference Planning Committee has invited well-known author, educator, trainer and speaker Dr. Dale Henry to serve as the event’s General Session speaker. Dale will present three outstanding general sessions during the conference:

  • Dealing With the Organizational Wart: Change
  • The Power of TEAM: How to Use the Gifts of the Team to Understand Processes and Procedures
  • The Customer Is Always Right?

Learn more about Dr. Dale Henry.

Hotel Information & Reservations

The host hotel for the conference will be the Sheraton Music City, 777 McGavock Pike, Nashville, Tennessee, 37214

Reserve Your Room
You can book online or call 615.885.2200 and ask for the PEI Conference room block.

Book Airfare | Rent a Car | Map & Driving Directions

 

Conference Schedule

Thursday, April 14, 2016

3:00 p.m.

Sponsor Setup

Plantation Lobby

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration

Plantation Lobby

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Reception/Sponsor Exhibits

Plantation Lobby

 

Friday, April 15, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Sponsor Exhibits Open

Plantation Lobby

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Registration

Plantation Lobby

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Hermitage A/B

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

General Session I

 The Customer Is Always Right?

 

Dr. Dale Henry

 

Hermitage D

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Break

Plantation Lobby

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Roundtable Session I

Hermitage C

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Break

Plantation Lobby

11:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m.

Roundtable Session II

Hermitage C

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Hermitage A/B

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Roundtable Session III

Hermitage C

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Break

Plantation Lobby

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

General Session II

Dealing With the Organizational Wart: Change

Dr. Dale Henry

 

Hermitage D

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Hospitality Reception

Plantation Lobby

 

 

Saturday, April 16, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Sponsor Exhibits Open

Plantation Lobby

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Hermitage A/B

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Roundtable Session IV

Hermitage C

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Break

Plantation Lobby

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

General Session III

 The Power of TEAM: How to Use the Gifts of the Team to Understand Processes and Procedures

Dr. Dale Henry

 

Hermitage D

11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Evaluations

Hermitage D

11:45 a.m.

Adjournment

Hermitage D

Roundtable Topics

Roundtable Topics

  • Best Software Packages -- Using What They Can Do
  • Branches & Inventory Management
  • Eliminating Obsolete and Excess Inventory Stock
  • Inventory Control with Bar Codes
  • Inventory Control on Rolling Stock
  • Nuts and Bolts of Core and Warranty Management
  • Warehouse Management

 

2016 Purchasing & Inventory
Managers Conference
April 14-16, 2016
Nashville, Tennessee

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PEI would like to thank the following sponsors for their continuous support of the association.

For more information about sponsoring and exhibiting at PEI conferences, please contact Bob Young at byoung@pei.org.