2020 Seminar

2020 Seminar Fees

Early Bird Registration*

Registration begins in December 2019 for the 2020 Purchasing Seminar.  The early bird discounted registration ends May 1, 2020.


First attendee: $1,325

Additional attendees: $1,200


Registration after May 1, 2020*


First attendee: $1,525

Additional attendees: $1,400


Optional Sunday Session: $350

This add-on gets you in to the Sunday session on Market Fundamentals. Market Fundamentals is a primer on ingredient buying for beginners or veteran purchasing executives brushing up on their skills.


Evening Only Cocktail Receptions: $425

Evening only option is available with a full time attendee registration only (1 for 1 per company).



One copy of the Purchasing Seminar book per registered attendee.



  • Cocktail Reception - Location TBD


  • Breakfast - Sheraton Crown Center
  • Monday Morning Purchasing Seminar Session
  • Lunch - Sheraton Crown Center
  • ​Monday Afternoon Session & Breakouts
  • ​Cocktail Reception - Location TBD



  • Breakfast - Sheraton Crown Center
  • Tuesday Morning Purchasing Seminar Session



Hotel, transportation & meals (other than those listed above) are not provided by the

Purchasing Seminar.


Make Checks Payable to:  Sosland Publishing Company

Mail Checks to:

Sosland Publishing Company

4801 Main Street

Suite 650

Kansas City, MO 64112



Full refunds up to the amount paid will be issued as long as the cancellation notice is received by

May 1, 2020.


*Cancellations after the cutoff date will receive a credit. This credit is only applicable for the next year's seminar.


Hotel Registration

The Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center is conveniently located at the south end of Kansas City’s thriving Crossroads District just south of downtown. Located minutes from the hotel are the Power & Light entertainment district, the Sprint Center and the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.


Sheraton: p. 816-841-1000

Westin: p. 816-474-4400




Each seminar attendee will receive a perfect bound 4-color program book. The book provides a comprehensive overview of the 2-day event, complete with maps, schedules and speakers' PowerPoint presentations. Each attendee will receive only one copy of the Purchasing Seminar book.



When you check in, either Sunday evening or Monday morning, you will be given your book and a badge that allows you access to the Seminar events.

Registration Desk

Attendee Impressions


Sosland Publishing Company, 4801 Main St. Suite 650, Kansas City, MO 64112, (816) 756-1000 or toll free at (800) 338-6201