October 14, 2015

Supplier Showcase is Oct. 20

Faculty and staff participate in the 2013 Supplier Showcase in the Nebraska Union.
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Faculty and staff participate in the 2013 Supplier Showcase in the Nebraska Union. The 2015 showcase is Oct. 20.

The 2015 Supplier Showcase is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 20 in the Nebraska Union Centennial Room. The event, organized by Procurement Services, is open to faculty and staff.

The showcase will include representatives and product displays from more than 80 suppliers and a series of breakout sessions. Product categories include information technology, office supplies, furniture and furnishings, building maintenance and construction, research supplies, travel, lodging, audio visual, printing, promotional items and catering.

The breakout sessions — which offer information about specific suppliers and services offered — will include a 1:15 presentation by UNL’s Procurement Services. The session will include information on services offered, including eSHOP and a chance to ask questions.

The complete schedule of breakout sessions and suppliers is:

  • Data Center — An Update to the Software Defined Data Center (Dell), 10:15 to 11 a.m.

  • Adobe Creative Cloud Overview (Adobe), 10:15 to 11 a.m.

  • Office Ergonomics (Hon Company), 10:15 to 11:45 a.m.

  • Active Learning Spaces: A New Paradigm (Steelcase), 11 to 11:45 a.m.

  • Dell Client — Roadmap (Dell), 11:15 a.m. to noon

  • Create a Website without Knowing How to Code — Adobe Muse (Adobe), 11:15 a.m. to noon

  • Microbiome: From Identification to Characterization (Qiagen), noon to 12:45 p.m.

  • Dell — An Update on Being a Private Company (Dell), 12:15 to 1 p.m.

  • Easily Edit Great Looking Video — Adobe Premiere Clip (Adobe), 12:15 to 1 p.m.

  • The Collaborative Learning Environment (Hon Company), 1 to 1:30 p.m.

  • New Fisher Scientific Punchout Catalog and Website (Fisher Scientific), 1:15 to 1:45 p.m.

  • Procurement Services Update (UNL Procurement Services), 1:15 to 2 p.m.

Staff and faculty can pre-register for the Supplier Showcase and breakout sessions online. For more information, including the complete list of suppliers, click here.