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Are Suppliers Ripping Off the Government? Arguments from Our Procurement Pub Debate

We promised to look in more detail at the arguments for and against at our recent pub debate with procurement software firm Basware – the […]

Highlights from Procurex – IACCM & CCS Shine

Last Thursday we went along to Procurex South, held in conjunction with the Infrastructure Show at London’s Olympia exhibition centre. We gave some brief comments […]

IACCM Conference – Dublin Next Month for Big Contract Management Event

Not-for-profit membership organisation IACCM (the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management) has become a real force in recent years. They focus on both sides […]

Pub Debate Result – Are Suppliers Ripping Off Government?

So, we promised you the result of our pub debate held last week at the Clarence in Whitehall, where the motion being considered was “This […]

Procurement Week Day 2 – and a Fascinating Story from New Zealand Public Procurement

Last week we attended day 2 of Procurement Week at The Crystal in London (great views of The Emirates Air Line cable car link across the Thames), […]

Final Call For Tomorrow’s Pub Debate – Please Join Us In London

Tomorrow evening (Tuesday March 28th ) we are holding our pub debate, sponsored by procurement and finance software firm Basware, at the Clarence Pub, Whitehall, […]

Innovative Data Leveraging for Procurement Analysis – Expert Briefing Webinar


The next BravoSolution Real World Procurement live webinar will be upon us in no time. March 28th is the date for the next in this […]

Are Suppliers Ripping Off The Taxpayer? Pub Debate Next Week

Our speaker line-up is complete for our Pub Debate, supported by Basware, on March 28th, 5.30 to 7pm in our private room at the Clarence […]

Pub Debate – Public Sector Project Failures, Blame the Suppliers!

Stop press! We now have our final two speakers confirmed. Caroline Cake is a founder of consulting firm 2020 Delivery, which has done brilliant work […]

Pub Debate – Manage Major Suppliers, Don’t Get Ripped Off!

We have what should be an enjoyable and interesting event planned for the end of this month. But some background first - we’ve started going […]

CIPS Annual Dinner – Sam Walsh Leads Tribute To David Noble

Last night, around 300 people assembled for the CIPS (Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) Annual Dinner at 8 Northumberland Avenue in central London, which is […]