Thanks to all delegates and exhibitors that attended LUPC's first annual Conference on Thursday 28th February 2013 at Senate House in Bloomsbury. We'd appreciate your feedback on this event via the surveys sent out, or please send comments and suggestions for how to improve this event in future to Laura Compton, Head of Membership.
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Presentations from the event:
Reception: Weds 27th February 2013, The British Library
Jae Mather, Director of Sustainability, Carbon Free Group: Is sustainability still an option or ir it now a necessity?
Conference: Thurs 28th February 2013, Senate House
Keynote speaker 1: Prof Nick Petford, Chair of Procurement UK, 'Procurement UK and its role in delivering efficiency and effectiveness in UK universities'
Keynote speaker 2: Peter Smith, Editor of Spend Matters, 'The Future of Public Sector Procurement'
Reducing the Risk of Legal Challenge: Martin Vincent, Weightmans LLP
The Public Services (Social Value) Cat 2012 - a revolution in public procurement?: Sarah Lines, Anthony Collins Solicitors
Delivering institutional success through excellence in procurement: Susan Wright, SUPC and Harriet Latham, BUFDG
Searching for clues - Making spend analysis work: Guy Allen, Real World Sourcing
Impact of the next EU Directive: Glenn Fletcher, Achilles Group Ltd
Realising cost savings in the cultural sector: Jim Baker and Bob Oldfield, Natural History Museum
Influencing your Finance Director: Harriet Latham and Matt Sissons, BUFDG