Calendar of Events

TRAINING TUESDAYS:  Procurement Training and so much more. 

These webinars are intended for State procurement staff.  A variety of topics will be covered from week to week.  We encourage you to join us Tuesday mornings to get useful information not available anywhere else.

Occurs every Tuesday 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Please if you have any questions.

Schedule and Agenda for Sole Source Hearings

In cases where there is only one economically feasible source for a particular item, a sole source contract may be awarded without a hearing unless an interested party submits a written request for a public hearing at which the chief procurement officer and purchasing agency present written justification for the procurement method. Any interested party may present testimony. A sole source contract where a hearing was requested by an interested party may be awarded after the hearing is conducted with the approval of the chief procurement officer. 30 ILCS 500/20-25.

SS Hearing Schedule 2019.pdf 

SS Hearing Schedule 2020.pdf 

For more information:
Phone - (217) 558-6897
Fax - (217) 558-1399
Email -

Kickstart Procurement 2019 training conference 

November 13, 2018 Springfield, Illinois

Thank you to everyone for making this day so successful.  Plans are underway to hold a similar event in Chicago.

Click here to view:  Conference Web Page