2020 At a Glance

Enrich your purchasing background and experience by attending the Georgia Procurement Conference August 11-13, 2020 at the Jekyll Island Convention Center.  With training and networking of government procurement professionals and exhibitors, new partnerships and opportunities are certainly a possibility.


The conference theme this year is Procurement Strategies for Success, with keynote addresses and training opportunities designed to encourage interaction and collaboration among procurement professionals across the state.


Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Key Activities: 

·         Registration 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

·         Exhibitor Training Opportunities throughout the day

·         Opening Session for Exhibitors and Attendees at 1:00 PM

·         Government Attendee Training Opportunities begin after the Opening Session

·         Exhibitor Networking Reception with DOAS State Purchasing Division 


Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Key Activities: 

·         Networking Breakfast and Lunch for Exhibitors and Attendees
·         Featured Keynote Address Luncheon

·         EXPO
·         General Session for Suppliers and Attendees

·         Government Attendee Training Opportunities throughout the day

·         Exhibitor Networking Reception with Government Attendees 

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Key Activities: 

·         Breakfast and Lunch for Government Attendees

·         Government Attendee Training Opportunities throughout the day

·         GPC Vision Awards Presentation

·         USG Excellence in Procurement Awards Presentation

·         Conference ends at 3:30 PM


GPC After Hours:

Jekyll Island offers great restaurants, shopping, and recreational activities island-wide. Rent a Bike or walk the trails of the Island, sign up for a Dolphin Tour, Trolley Ghost Tour, or Twilight Golf. There will be some GPC events on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Information will be included in your registration materials and conference guide!