The South of England Festival of Procurement

20 April 2017, Olympia, London

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Why Attend - Buyers

Why Attend – Buyers

Procurex England South 2017 features the CCS Showcase, to be hosted by Crown Commercial Service. As a buyer attending Procurex England South 2017, there is much to get excited about. To continue your personal development within your public sector role, the CCS Showcase will:

  • Help buyers across the entire public sector save time and money on the everyday goods and services they need to run their organisations efficiently
  • Demonstrate how CCS are building new teams that are dedicated to working with customers across all areas of the public sector
  • Showcase the online tools that CCS are developing to make it easier for you to work with them, and give you the latest on their ‘Open for Business’ campaign
  • Host educational workshops where you can chat with the CCS commercial experts at the procurement advice bar
  • Encourage you to meet the CCS customer team to explore how they can support you with your procurement challenges
  • Enable you to find out what CCS has planned for the next 12 months and how it benefits buyers like you
  • Give you the opportunity to share your thoughts on the CCS service via the CCS feedback wall

In association with key event partners, including the Local Government Association, IACCM, YPO, NHS London Procurement Partnership and CIPS, by attending Procurex England South you will also:

  • Develop management/leadership skills to enhance your career opportunities
  • Hear policy leaders discuss future strategy for procurement in the South of England in the Keynote Arena
  • Learn lessons from those within your sector, as well as those from other areas across public procurement
  • Collaborate with other buyers to ensure best practice in procurement
  • Meet with suppliers offering innovative solutions and cost-saving ideas to meet your needs
  • Network with colleagues and peers over coffee/lunch
  • Attend CPD Certified training sessions

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