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.

Apr
29
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Hilton, Nottingham

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Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Nottingham
Apr
29
2014

Procurex North Live 2014

Manchester Central Exhibition Centre

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Procurex North Live, will provide a unique platform for all personnel engaged in the public procurement process to enhance their understanding and knowledge of the latest developments, initiatives and legislative changes taking place within todays ever-changing marketplace.

Procurex
Other
Manchester
Apr
29
2014

The GO Public Sector Supplier Summit 2014

Manchester Central Exhibition Centre

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The UK public sector spends more than 238 bn pounds a year with private sector suppliers including companies like yours. The Supplying to a Changing Public Sector event will provide you with the information and insight you require to understand this dynamic and fast-changing marketplace and incre

GO
Private
Manchester
Apr
30
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

Hilton, Nottingham

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Nottingham
May
01
2014

PASS: Introduction to Public Procurement

Jurys Inn, Leeds

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This event is designed to provide an overview of the current procedures in public procurement, and will also look at the likely impact of the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive.

PASS
Other
Leeds
May
07
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Macdonald Townhouse, Manchester

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Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Manchester
May
13
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
London
May
14
2014

Procurex All-Ireland Live 2014

RDS Dublin

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Taking place on the 14 May 2014 at the RDS Exhibition and Conference Centre in Dublin, Procurex Live are proud to present the inaugural Procurex All Island Live (Ireland) exhibition and conference.

Procurex
Other
Other
May
14
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
London
May
14
2014

PASS Supplier: Preparing Perfect Tenders

The King James by Thistle, Edinburgh

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The Preparing Perfect Tenders event is ideally structured to help tender and bid writers to enhance their skills and help anyone looking to gain greater clarity on what the public sector is looking for during the tendering process.

PASS
Private
Edinburgh
May
15
2014

PASS Buyer: Contract Management

The King James by Thistle, Edinburgh

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This Contract Management event is structured to explain in detail the intricacies and benefits of successful Contract Management, using a mix of case study, real life examples and exercises.

PASS
Public
Edinburgh
May
20
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Jurys Inn, Birmingham

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Birmingham
May
21
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

Jurys Inn, Birmingham

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Birmingham
May
21
2014

PASS Buyer: Completing an OJEU Proforma

Thistle Newcastle City Centre

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This PASS event will look in depth at the Contract Notice and will examine the Prior Information Notice, Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency Notice and Contract Award Notice, reviewing the mandatory and optional sections and will provide examples of how they can best be utilised.

PASS
Public
Newcastle
May
22
2014

PASS Supplier: Pre-Qualifying for Tenders

Thistle Newcastle City Centre

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This Pre-Qualifying for Tenders event will give a clear and detailed understanding of all key areas required, as well as considering what impact the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive may have.

PASS
Private
Newcastle
May
27
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Novotel, Glasgow

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Glasgow
May
28
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

Novotel, Glasgow

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Glasgow
May
28
2014

PASS Buyer: Contract Management

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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This Contract Management event is structured to explain in detail the intricacies and benefits of successful Contract Management, using a mix of case study, real life examples and exercises.

PASS
Public
London
May
29
2014

PASS Supplier: Selling to the NHS

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

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The Health and Social Care Act will have a significant impact on all aspects of NHS procurement. This event is not only pertinent to those who wish to approach the health sector as a potential client, but is also critically important to those already supplying this marketplace.

PASS
Private
London
Jun
03
2014

PASS: Introduction to Public Procurement

Thistle, Manchester

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This event is designed to provide an overview of the current procedures in public procurement, and will also look at the likely impact of the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive.

PASS
Other
Manchester
Jun
04
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

The Grand by Thistle, Bristol

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Bristol
Jun
04
2014

PASS Buyer: Legal Impact on Public Procurement

Thistle, Manchester

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This Legal Impact on Public Procurement event is designed to provide a clear explanation of the legal position for anyone likely to be involved in procurement who has an impact on the creation of the specification or evaluation of submissions.

PASS
Public
Manchester
Jun
05
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

The Grand by Thistle, Bristol

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Bristol
Jun
10
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Jurys Inn, Sheffield

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Other
Jun
11
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Jurys Inn Custom House, Dublin

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Other
Jun
11
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

Jurys Inn, Sheffield

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Other
Jun
11
2014

PASS Supplier: Pre-Qualifying for Tenders

The Grand by Thistle, Bristol

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This Pre-Qualifying for Tenders event will give a clear and detailed understanding of all key areas required, as well as considering what impact the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive may have.

PASS
Private
Bristol
Jun
12
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

Jurys Inn Custom House, Dublin

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
Other
Jun
12
2014

PASS Buyer: Drafting a Compliant PQQ

The Grand by Thistle, Bristol

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This Drafting a Compliant PQQ event will give a clear and detailed understanding of all areas which must be considered when a buyer is drafting a PQQ as well as considering what impact the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive may have.

PASS
Public
Bristol
Jun
17
2014
PASS
Public
Manchester
Jun
18
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
London
Jun
18
2014

PASS Supplier: Preparing Perfect Tenders

Thistle, Manchester

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This event will give you an insight into what the public sector buyer expects to see in a winning tender and, through practical exercises and case studies, will make you fully cognisant of the legislation governing the tender process.

PASS
Private
Manchester
Jun
19
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Suppliers Perspective

etc Venues, Avonmouth House, London

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Private
London
Jun
24
2014

PASS Buyer: Legal Impact on Public Procurement

Hilton, Nottingham

More info

This Legal Impact on Public Procurement event is designed to provide a clear explanation of the legal position for anyone likely to be involved in procurement who has an impact on the creation of the specification or evaluation of submissions.

PASS
Public
Nottingham
Jun
24
2014

PASS: Introduction to Public Procurement

etc Venues, 120 Moorgate, London

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This event is designed to provide an overview of the current procedures in public procurement, and will also look at the likely impact of the forthcoming EU Procurement Directive.

PASS
Other
London
Jun
25
2014

PASS Buyer: Evaluation and Standstill

Jurys Inn, Birmingham

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This Evaluation and Standstill event is important to any individual involved in the evaluation of tenders and delivers pertinent insights into the legal positions on certain areas of the evaluation and standstill process.

PASS
Public
Birmingham
Jun
26
2014

PASS: New EU Procurement Directive: A Buyers Perspective

Best Western Queens Hotel, Perth

More info

Understanding the impact of the new EU Public Procurement Directive on your organisation is imperative. Being prepared to adapt your procurement strategy to match the new procedures and processes will save you a lot of time and resource in the future - register to attend now.

PASS
Public
Other
Sep
30
2014

Procurex Ireland Live 2014

RDS Exhibition and Conference Center

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Taking place on the 30 September 2014 at the RDS Exhibition and Conference Centre in Dublin, Procurex Live are proud to present the inaugural Procurex Ireland Live 2014 exhibition and conference.

Procurex
Other
Other
Oct
08
2014

DPRTE 2014

Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff

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Defence Procurement Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE) 2014 presents the most significant opportunity for policy makers, technology users and technology producers to fully explore the changing dynamics of the defence sector and emerging technology markets.

Other
Other
Cardiff
Oct
21
2014

Procurex Scotland Live 2014

SECC

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Procurex Scotland Live is firmly established as Scotlands official exhibition for Framework and Non Framework holders, this annual event attracts a fantastic and diverse range of suppliers showcasing innovative products and services to Scotlands largest gathering of public sector buyers.

Procurex
Other
Glasgow