Why Attend – Public Sector
2020 has been one of the most challenging years for local government in modern times. As a consequence, the impact on local government procurement is clearly been felt by many local authorities. However, with many services being quickly moved to an online delivery process, fast turnaround required on purchasing vital equipment and even the change to how and where we work day-to-day, it’s clear that local government is transforming the way it delivers services today and in the future.
LGPE 2020 will focus on some of the key issues that are relevant in this changing environment – sustainable procurement, social value and fairness, digital transformation, innovation and more.
Officially supported by the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) and the Procurement Advice and Support Service (PASS), our Academy Zones have been created to support Local Government strategies, policy and initiatives in addition to exploring current market trends and best practice. Presentations within our zones are CPD certified, designed to support the development of procurement skills and capabilities, and count towards your CIPS Chartered Status.
This year the academy zones will deliver sessions encompassing the following themes:
For anyone involved in local government procurement this is the must-attend event of the year. Ensure that you do not miss out on this unique personal, career and business development opportunity.