Events Diary

Please find below a full calendar of forthcoming events. Choose from a range of training events, seminars, workshops, conferences and exhibitions designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work within the public sector arena and its supply chain.

For further information on BiP’s events or assistance with booking, please contact the Events Team at events@bipsolutions.com or via telephone on 0845 270 7095.

Search for your perfect event by sector or location. Alternatively, a full list of events in chronological order can be found below.

Nov
25
2014

Impact of the EU Directive on the UK Regulations

Radisson Blu, Leeds

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The transposition of the EU Public Procurement Directive 2014 into the new Public Contracts Regulations has wide-reaching implications for the conduct of procurement exercises in the UK.

PASS
Other
Leeds
Nov
26
2014
GO
Private
London
Nov
26
2014

Introduction to Public Procurement

Radisson Blu, Leeds

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Our Introduction to Public Procurement event will look at the procurement routes available, from low-value contracts to high-value OJEU procurement exercises.

PASS
Other
Leeds
Nov
26
2014

Impact of the EU Directive on the UK Regulations

Park Inn City Centre, Cardiff

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The transposition of the EU Public Procurement Directive 2014 into the new Public Contracts Regulations has wide-reaching implications for the conduct of procurement exercises in the UK.

PASS
Other
Cardiff
Nov
27
2014

CompeteFor Supply Chain Summit

Kings House Conference Centre

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The CompeteFor Supply Chain Summit 2014 focuses on the opportunities that businesses, particularly SMEs, can leverage from the major infrastructure projects currently under way or planned for the future.

Other
Private
Manchester
Dec
03
2014

Gaining an advantage in the new Tender Process

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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This event explains the key issues around drafting a successful tender submission and identifies the essential elements that are needed to gain an advantage when presenting tender responses.

PASS
Private
London
Dec
04
2014

Introduction to Public Procurement

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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Our Introduction to Public Procurement event will look at the procurement routes available, from low-value contracts to high-value OJEU procurement exercises.

PASS
Other
London
Dec
09
2014

Impact of the EU Directive on the UK Regulations

Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, Manchester

More info

The transposition of the EU Public Procurement Directive 2014 into the new Public Contracts Regulations has wide-reaching implications for the conduct of procurement exercises in the UK.

PASS
Other
Manchester
Dec
10
2014

Gaining an advantage in the new Tender Process

The Thistle Hotel, Birmingham City Centre

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This event explains the key issues around drafting a successful tender submission and identifies the essential elements that are needed to gain an advantage when presenting tender responses.

PASS
Private
Birmingham
Dec
11
2014

Impact of the EU Directive on the UK Regulations

The Thistle Hotel, Birmingham City Centre

More info

The transposition of the EU Public Procurement Directive 2014 into the new Public Contracts Regulations has wide-reaching implications for the conduct of procurement exercises in the UK.

PASS
Other
Birmingham
Dec
16
2014

Procurement Reform Act 2014

Marriott, Glasgow

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he Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 builds on the work achieved so far in the reform of public procurement in Scotland. It establishes a national legislative framework for sustainable public procurement, ensuring that the public sector maximises the economic benefit brought from effective and

PASS
Other
Glasgow
Dec
17
2014

Competitive Dialogue or Competitive Procedure?

Novotel, Glasgow

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This event looks at current guidance for undertaking the Competitive Dialogue procedure and contrasts it with the new Competitive Procedure with Negotiation.

PASS
Public
Glasgow
Dec
17
2014

Ensuring Compliance with the new Tender Process

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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Contracting authorities currently subject to the existing UK Regulations will need to radically change their tender process when the new Public Contracts Regulations are published this autumn, as current methodologies are extremely unlikely to fit with the new regulations.

PASS
Public
London
Dec
18
2014

Impact of the EU Directive on the UK Regulations

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

More info

The transposition of the EU Public Procurement Directive 2014 into the new Public Contracts Regulations has wide-reaching implications for the conduct of procurement exercises in the UK.

PASS
Other
London
Jan
22
2015

Connecting with Procurement Roadshow 2014/15 - Birmingham

Birmingham City Football Club

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Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) are a crucial engine for growth in this country. 99.9% of the UKs 4.5 million businesses are SMEs; with an estimated turnover of 1,500bn, they are responsible for over 14 million private sector jobs and account for almost half of the net growth in jobs. Go

Supply
Other
Birmingham
Feb
05
2015

LGPN Annual Members Showcase 2015

Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre II

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With over 3000 public sector procurement members, the Local Government Procurement Network (LGPN) is a UK-wide network aimed at informing, empowering and connecting all those involved in local government procurement The LGPN Annual Members' Showcase 2015 is the focal point of the LGPN calendar. T

Other
Other
London
Feb
26
2015

The National GO Awards 2015/16

The Midland Hotel

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Held in association with Procurex Live 2015, the National GO Awards 2015/16 will take place on the evening of Thursday 26 February 2015 at The Midland Hotel in Manchester. The benefits of entering the GO Awards are numerous and include fantastic, high-profile recognition for teams and individua

Other
Other
Manchester
Feb
26
2015

Procurex North Live 2015

Manchester Central

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Procurex North Live 2015 will provide a unique platform for all personnel, both buyer and supplier, engaged within the public procurement marketplace to enhance their understanding and knowledge of the latest developments, initiatives and legislative changes taking place within this evolving sector.

Procurex
Other
Manchester
Mar
10
2015

Procurex South Live 2015

London Olympia Conference & Exhibition Centre

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Supported by leading procurement organisations such as the Crown Commercial Service, Procurex South Live 2015 will provide a unique platform for buyers and suppliers, engaged within the delivery of public procurement to enhance their understanding and knowledge of the latest developments, initiative

Procurex
Other
London
Mar
18
2015

Procurex Wales Live 2015

Cityhall Cardiff

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Engage with local framework and non framework suppliers and leading experts from your region to enhance your procurement knowledge and collaborate with the public procurement community.

Other
Other
Cardiff
Mar
24
2015

GO NHS Procurement Conference

Avonmouth House

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This conference is a must for both existing and potential suppliers to the NHS and for anyone wishing to keep up to date with developments in health care procurement.

Other
Other
London
Jun
09
2015

EUNIS15

Abertay University Dundee

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Other
Other
Other

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