Leading Procurement Forward

Organiser: CCI & CIPS
Location: CUBE, Portland Street, Manchester
Phone: 0161 295 5076

CCI & CIPS are delighted to be hosting this joint Conference at the CUBE Building, Manchester on 21st October 2008. The Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply is the leading body representing the field of purchasing and supply chain management. This Conference will look at Leadership, Consortium Purchasing and Sustainable Procurement and will provide practical examples on how business outputs can be improved. Agenda 12.30 Buffet Lunch 13.15 Introductions by CIPS Manchester & Construction North West Branch Chair and CCI General Manager, Roy Stewart 13.30 Peter Danby from Chalybeate – Leadership Development 14.15 Paul Tomany from North Western Universities Purchasing Consortium (NWUPC). – Collaborative Purchasing 15.00 David Kemp from Envirolink NW – Sustainable Procurement: How Buying Recycled products can benefit your business 15.45 Questions & Answer Session 16.30 Close This event is free and open to CIPS members and non-members. Tickets are allocated on a first come basis. To book a place at this event then please contact Emma Looskin at CCI on 0161 295 5076 or at