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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services

Phone: 503-823-5288

Fax: 503-823-5384

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Rm 1040, Portland, OR 97204

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Reverse Vendor Trade Show

Red Lion Hotel - Jantzen Beach - 909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland, OR 97217

Thursday, October 28 2021, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM


8 hours


15th Annual Reverse Vendor Trade Show for all purchasing professionals, project mangers & anyone involved in the public procurement process!


Event Types > Community Events


This event is FREE to Government Agencies and lunch is provided when you sign up to staff a booth.

The Columbia Chapter of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP) and the Oregon Public Purchasing Association (OPPA) are proud to present to you the15th Annual Reverse Vendor Trade Show! We encourage all purchasing professionals, project managers, and anyone involved in the public procurement process to attend and share your expertise.

What do you get out of the event?

• Effectively meet your agency’s outreach goals
• Increase competition of your agency’s procurement process
• Provide a one stop shop for the supplier community at large
• Authentically engage with your supplier community
• Amplify your outreach to COBID Certified and M/W/ESB/DBE/SDV businesses
• Go above and beyond by providing your expertise as a public procurement professional
• Your participation in this event raises scholarship funds for both OPPA and Columbia Chapter members to use towards their professional development

For general information or to register, please visit the website at 

For questions, please contact Diane Seaton at or 503-823-6987.