Public Procurement Conference 2019

(20 May 2019)


Public Procurement Conference 2019

This year, the IIPMM are partnering with eolas magazine on the Public Procurement Conference 2019, taking place on Wednesday 26th June at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin.

This year’s conference will examine what procurement means for public service organisations in Ireland. It will provide a genuine, in-depth understanding of the key issues. A panel of expert will look at issues including:

The changing legal framework for procurement
Latest European policy update
The need for collaborative procurement across public services
Best practice local government procurement
Professionalising public buyers
The impact of Brexit on organisations
Procurement across the health sector
The challenge of IT procurement
Attaining social and economic benefit from public purchasing
Innovative, green and social procurement

Speakers at the 2019 Public Procurement conference include:

Sean O’Dwyer, President, Irish Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management

Róisín Killeen, Principal Officer, Office of Government Procurement

John Swords, Head of Procurement, Health Service Executive

Dr Paul Davis, Head of the Management Group School, DCU

Declan McCormack, Principal Officer, eInvoicing Ireland Programme, Office of Government Procurement

Micheál Finucane, Category Manager and Deputy Head, Local Government Operational Procurement Centre

Mary McKee, Strategic Advisor, Strategic Investment Board Northern Ireland

Paula Butler, Head of Procurement, An Post

Aidan Sweeney, Senior Policy Executive, Ibec

How to register:

As a member of the IIPMM, a discounted rate is available for you to register for the upcoming conference:

Discounted rate €195 + VAT @ 23% = €239.85

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