2018 Industry Seminar


October 29-31, 2018 | Renaissance Hotel Dallas



Thank you for attending the 2018 TASN Industry Seminar. We hope you enjoyed the excellent breakout sessions, exciting keynote speakers, networking opportunity, and the Halloween costume contest!

Click below to download Power Point presentations from our wonderful breakout session speakers.

Breakout Sessions



Forecasting - Why Should I Forecast? Taught by Jose Quinones with JTM
    ▪ The importance of forecasting to the supply chain and cost effective procurement.
    ▪ Existing tools for forecasting.
    ▪ State promoting good supply chain management, procurement and forecasting.
  Jose Quinones presentation (Power Point)
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The 3 Cs of Opportunity Taught by Keith Lewis with HISD
(the 3 Cs are Communication, Collaboration and Cooperation)
Join Keith Lewis in this session to discuss:
    ▪ Leveraging relationships with key stakeholders, both inside and outside your district.
    ▪ Celebrate the success of effective communication.
    ▪ Becoming empowered to be positive change agents that directly affect young scholars across Texas.
  Keith Lewis presentation (Power Point)
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Great Deals! Break Meals! Taught by Julie Farris with Dallas ISD
    ▪ Understand the value of providing meals during school breaks
    ▪ Learn best practices for obtaining support from your district and community
    ▪ Benefits of operating meal program during school breaks.
  Julie Fariss Presentation (Power Point)
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