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Pub Debate – Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Audience Observations

Last week we featured the arguments for and against our recent Pub Debate motion: “Procurement with Purpose can save the world.” The basic concept is […]

Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Pub Debate Arguments Against the Motion

Yesterday we focused on the arguments put forward by our two proposers of the motion “This House Believes that Procurement with Purpose can save the world” […]

Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Pub Debate Arguments For the Motion

Hats off to our four speakers (and Chair, James Marland of SAP Ariba) at the Spend Matters pub debate last week – they were truly […]

Pub Debate – Procurement with Purpose Takes Centre Stage

OK, I confess, I was worried about our pub debate last night. Approaching the holiday season, in the middle of the World Cup, a heatwave… […]

Pub Debate Tonight – Join Us At The Clarence …

A very final reminder - our Pub debate is tonight, in our private room at the Clarence Pub on Whitehall, London, 5.30 pm for a […]

Procurement with Purpose – One Week To The Big Debate

There is now only one week to go until our London pub debate titled “This House Believes That Procurement With Purpose Can Save The World”. […]

“Procurement with Purpose” Can Save the World – Pub Debate

(We had the wrong link to register for the Pub Debate (below) - apologies if you tried, please do so again and this time it […]

Procurement with Purpose Pub Debate – Book Now for July 4th

You can now book for the event of the summer – no, not Wimbledon, not the World Cup, not the Love Island inevitable three-in-a-bed love […]

Procurement with Purpose – Paper and Pub Debate!

Our new briefing paper, supported by SAP Ariba is all about Procurement with Purpose. It is titled “Making a Positive Impact on Organisations, Human Rights […]

Down the Procurement Chippy With New Health Supremo, a Pub Debate, Cricket and James Vincent McMorrow

I know I go on about Lincoln and the best pub in the world (the Strugglers Inn) but the Burton Road Chippy just 400 yards […]

Why The Robots Will Run Procurement – Pub Debate Arguments (Part 2)

We gave you the highlights of last week’s pub debate here, which debated the contentious motion “This House Believes that Robots will Run (and Rule) […]

Why The Robots Will Run Procurement – Pub Debate Arguments (Part 1)

We gave you the highlights of last week’s pub debate here, but today and tomorrow we’ll dig into the conflicting arguments in more detail. The […]