2017 LSU Procurement Summit & Supplier Expo

Solving Procurement: Achieving More Together

Event Details

September 27th & 28th
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Lod Cook Hotel and Conference Center at LSU
3848 West Lakeshore Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

LSU Procurement Services will hold a Summit in an effort to extend educational opportunities by offering various types of learning sessions specific to procurement.

Participants will be representing each LSU entity (LSU A&M, LSU AgCenter & Research Stations, LSU-Alexandria, LSU-Eunice, LSU-Shreveport, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, LSU Health Science Center –New Orleans, LSU Health Science Center –Shreveport, LSU Health Care Services) and other state agencies.

The two day event also includes the opportunity to attend a Supplier Expo, to interact with suppliers who have partnerships with LSU. Admission is FREE, with door prizes, breakfast, and lunch. 

Supplier Expo

The following suppliers will be in attendance:

4Imprint E&I Cooperative Services Marriott Hotels Specialty Underwriters
84 Lumber Employment Development
Services Inc
McKesson Steelcase
Airgas Evoqua Water Technologies LLC Medline Triple B's Cajun Corner
Armstrong Relocation of LA Fast Signs Morris & Dickson United Rentals
Arnold & Associates
- Knoll Furniture
Fisher Scientific Newk's Eatery UPS/The UPS Store
AV Solutions Glen Jones & Associates
- KI Furniture
Office Depot VWR International
Bayou Apparel Global Staffing Solutions PPG Paints W.W. Grainger
CDW-G Johnson Controls Printing Tech of Baton Rouge Workplace Resource Group
- Herman Miller
Cintas Kitterlin Creek Nursery LLC Robert Half International Xerox
Dell EMC Life Fitness/Hammer Strength/Cybex SKC Communications  

Click here to view Exhibitor List & Exhibitor Hall Floor Plan.


Member Registration

Conference registration is available online. CLICK HERE to register NOW!

The deadline to register is Friday, September 22nd. Please register early, as space is limited. 

Click here to view the registration job aid.


Exhibitor Information

Click here to view Exhibitor Guide.

Click here to view Exhibitor List & Exhibitor Hall Floor Plan.

Hotel Reservations                                                                                                              cook logo

Guests can make reservations online or by calling The Cook Hotel no later than August 31, 2017:

  • To make reservations online: Visit www.thecookhotel.com and enter special code “170712LSUP”
  • To make reservations by phone: Call 866-610-COOK(2665) and give the date of arrival and block name “LSU Procurement Summit”

Standard rooms are $129/ night
Luxury suites $149/ night

State employees: Please bring your state employee ID for the state rate. If you are tax exempt, please bring a signed tax exempt form.

All hotel stays include our complimentary continental breakfast with the option to upgrade to a full breakfast.

We also have complimentary parking, Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool/Jacuzzi, a fitness room, business room and more.

A guest favorite is the 4 mile jogging path around the LSU lakes.

Cancellation is 48 hours. 


For more information, contact LSU Procurement Services at purchase@lsu.edu.

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