Supply Chain Perspective

Purchasing & Materials Management Roundtables

For those in the procurement, storage, warehousing, and materials management areas of the energy industry

2024 dates and location coming soon

Expert Presentations | Relevant Topics | Industry Specific

Hear from other gas and electric utilities and purchasing managers at this unique forum that brings together utilities across the nation to discuss current challenges, successes, and trends in procurement, storage, warehousing, and materials management. MEA members drive the content from questions that come up in their professional lives focused on cost-effective methods, work process improvements, and procurement strategy enhancements. This conference provides attendees the platform to deliberate practices, ideas, and recommendations in a dedicated setting.

The 2023 fall roundtable was hosted in Kansas City, MO from August 22-23. If you are interested in learning more about the event, please reference the 2023 agenda below.


Location & Travel

Coming soon.

Agenda | 2023

Speakers | 2023


General Registration

(expected to open February 1, 2024)

Attendee Rate – Utility

  • Member & Non-Member | $425

Attendee Rate – Non-Utility

  • Member | $475
  • Non-Member | $600

Registration includes access to all educational sessions in addition to all food & beverage and networking activities. PDH certificates are provided upon request at no additional cost.


Focuses on supply chain management, warehousing and procurement procedures, performance metrics and surveys on industry trends in purchasing and materials management.

Committee FAQ

For information, please contact Leslie Thomas at (651) 289-9600 x129.