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2019 NY GovBuy Vendor Expo

Empire State Plaza

Empire State Plaza Convention Center & Capitol Complex
Albany, NY 12242
United States

January 29, 2020

2019 Courses


Title Audience
Acquiring Contract Solutions Through General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Contracts Local Governments & School Districts
Best Practices for Contracting with Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses All Attendees
Buy NY Food All Attendees
Cooperative and Piggybacking Best Practices Local Governments & School Districts
Ethics for Procurement Officials State Agencies
Go Green! Sustainable Procurement Using OGS Contracts (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
A Guide to RFPs for Procurement Professionals All Attendees
Hourly Based & Project Based IT Services Contracts: Case Studies in how to procure IT Services (NEW) All Attendees
How to Write a Good Scope of Work (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
Impact of New Regulations on Public Sector School Purchasing (NEW) [Recorded] Local Governments & School Districts
Increasing MWBE Participation in Your Contracts All Attendees
Insurance Requirements: Understanding the Terminology All Attendees
IT Umbrella Manufacturer and Distributor Contracts: Case Studies in how to procure IT products All Attendees
Market Research — Understanding the Industry and Potential Competition (NEW) All Attendees
Measuring Success in Procurement (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
Municipal Purchasing Do's and Don'ts Local Governments & School Districts
NYS Public Schools and BOCES Purchasing (NEW) [Recorded] Local Governments & School Districts
Negotiating for Results (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
OGS Online: Resources for Centralized Procurement (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
Preferred Source Buying Strategies All Attendees
Procurement Records: Why They're Important & How to Create Them All Attendees
Procurement Rules for Local Governments and School Districts Local Governments & School Districts
Purchasing: A Legal Perspective (NEW) Local Governments & School Districts
Purchasing in New York State (NEW) [Recorded] State Agencies
Reverse Auctions: A New Powerful Procurement Tool for Your Toolbelt All Attendees
Understand How to Use the Public Safety 1122 Program (NEW) All Attendees
Understanding Cyber Liability / Data Breach Coverage (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
Understanding NYS OGS Centralized Contracts with Filed Requirements – Fuels, Road Salt and Milk (NEW) [Recorded] All Attendees
What's New at the Business Services Center (BSC)? State Agencies

Exhibitor Information

Why Attend

This event is a great place to showcase your products and connect with buyers from New York State agencies, municipal governments, public and private schools, etc. Last year, about 340 exhibitors participated and more than 1,300 people attended 2018 NY GovBuy.


Expanded Venue

For the second year, GovBuy will be held at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center and the new Albany Capital Center. These venues are connected by a covered walkway. We will have approximately 150 exhibit booths in each location, plus another 50 for government and Preferred Sources. Exhibitors will be able to reserve more than one booth and set up in both locations to maximize reach. 


Registration Information

Registration is closed.



View 2019 Exhibitors


Preferred Sources Exhibitors

Government Gallery

Contact GovBuy Team

If you have questions about this event, please contact Jim Malone with the NY GovBuy Team.

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