U.S. Communities


Online Training and Information


U.S. Communities offers a range of educational and informational webinars to help your organization get the most out of cooperative purchasing. Subjects vary from introductory U.S. Communities overviews to presentations addressing specific topics such as supplier offerings or e-commerce. Webinars are free but registration is required. New webinars are added on an ongoing basis so check back regularly.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Jul 17

    Webinar: Authentication: Balancing Customer Experience with Fraud Prevention

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  • Jul 19

    Webinar: The Hidden Potential of Your Energy Bill

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"Webinar: Authentication: Balancing Customer Experience with Fraud Prevention"

E-commerce fraud spiked over 30% in the last year. Is your agency keeping pace with the speed of fraud?
Join Experian to learn how to secure transactions, protect your community, and provide a better customer experience. Gain valuable insight into:
  • How to use demographic data sources to form a holistic view of the consumer
  • Best practices to strengthen your Identity Relationship Management processes by leveraging your own public records data (or other department's data).
  • New approaches to identity validation, eligibility, risk management/compliance and programmatic outreach via email.

    As online engagement becomes more popular, so does online fraud attacks. Take the necessary steps to incrementally prepare for and deliver more secure e-government services at every level.

Tuesday, July 17th at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET

Contact: Andrea Williams (awilliams@uscommunities.org)

Speakers: Clayton Leonard (Account Executive, Experian Decision Analytics) , Skip Harrison (Sales Solution Engineer, Experian) , Kerri Kitterman (Account Manager, Experian)


  • Tuesday, July 17th 45 minutes REGISTER

"Webinar: The Hidden Potential of Your Energy Bill"

Energy costs are often the largest single controllable expense for many institutions, yet few are aware of the many savings opportunities hidden within the utility bill. On this webinar, energy industry experts will share strategies and best practices that could be easily implemented to reduce energy costs as well as the right approach to a holistic energy plan to help meet business and sustainability goals.

Thursday, July 19th at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET

Contact: Andrea Williams (awilliams@uscommunities.org)

Speakers: Diane Coleman (Trane Strategic Energy Advisor) , Greg Spencer (Trane Strategic Cooperative Program Leader)


  • Thursday, July 19th 45 minutes REGISTER

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On-Demand Videos