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Instructor

Darin L Matthews

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DARIN MATTHEWS, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, CPSM, CPM, is a director for Mercell, an international leader in digital procurement. He has over 30 years of procurement and supply chain management experience in both the private and public sectors, including experience as chief procurement officer for UC Santa Cruz, Portland State University, and Portland Public Schools. He speaks throughout the world on procurement issues and has published several books on supply chain management, including Effective Supply Management Performance (ISM), Warehousing and Inventory Control (NIGP), Logistics and Transportation (NIGP), and Public Procurement: A Guide to the Body of Knowledge through Exercises and Case Studies. He has also been a regular contributor to American City & County and Government Procurement magazine. A past president of the Institute for Public Procurement (NIGP), he has traveled extensively with the International Public Procurement Conference (IPPC). In 2020 he began hosting The Evolution of Procurement podcast. Matthews is the founding chair of the UCSC Silicon Valley Procurement and Supply Chain Management certificate program (2018).

Darin L Matthews's courses currently open for enrollment

Effective Procurement Strategies

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
10-04-2021 11-22-2021 3.0 REMOTE $750.00 Enroll

Sustainable Supply Chain Strategies

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
10-19-2021 11-16-2021 1.5 REMOTE $650.00 Enroll

Technology Impacts in the Supply Chain

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
02-22-2022 03-22-2022 1.5 REMOTE $650.00 Enroll