Total Cost Analysis for Best Value Decisions 10/29/2019 Tampa, FL

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Central Warehouse Conference Room
5008 North Westshore Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33614 
Omid Ghamami, CPSCM, MBA
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Tampa Bay Area Chapter of NIGP 

  1. Knowing the difference between acquisition cost and total cost can make a difference to the final analysis of any acquisition. Cost modeling can drive optimization and help prevent post contract financial overruns. In this course, students will learn how to reduce purchasing costs without sacrificing quality or effectiveness.

    Course Description


  • Course Fees / Pre-Registration Required

    Standard pricing:

    Institute Members - $310 **
    Non-Members - $410  **

    ** Receive a $25 early registration discount by registering 60 or more days in advance of the course.  A late fee of $50 will be assessed for those registrations received within 30 days of the course.

    Not a NIGP Institute member? Click here for membership information.


    Registration & Payment Information

    Register online with credit card by clicking the register button below
    Register by fax (Download print and fax form)


    Methods of Payment Accepted: Check (make checks payable to NIGP), Purchase Orders (via print and fax form), and Credit Cards (Master Card, Visa, and American Express).

    If paying by check, please make check payable to NIGP and send payment to:

    NIGP, Attn: Seminar Registration
    2411 Dulles Corner Park, Suite 350
    Herndon, VA 20171

  • NIGP Course Cancellation Policy

    Registration and payment must be received 30 days prior to the seminar start date. After this time, registrations will be based on space availability.  A full refund, less a $75 administrative fee will be given for cancellations made in writing 31+ days prior to the seminar date by emailing No refunds are given for cancellations received within 30 days of the seminar start date. There are no refunds for no-shows. If the seminar is cancelled for any reason, NIGP's liability is limited to the registration fee only.

    Attendee substitutions within the same agency may be done at any time with email notification to NIGP. If attending via scholarship, please provide documentation verifying the scholarship issuer's name and contact information in lieu of payment information.

  • Local Information

    If you would like more information on the event, please contact the local Seminar Coordinator,  Stephanie Swinson via email at


    The Central Warehouse Conference Room is located on Tampa International Airport property but no within walking distance of the Airport hotel, Airport terminal building or local restaurants.  Vending machines are not available.


    Local Hotels:
    Tampa Airport Marriott - 813-879-5151
    Hampton Inn & Suites - 813-287-0778
    Renaissance Tampa International Plaza - 813-877-9200