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We are excited to announce that the UKUPC Conference 2023 (formerly known as COUP) will be taking place 6 - 7 September 2023 at the University of Exeter. LUPC and SUPC are working in collaboration to deliver this event for all members of UKUPC, bringing together procurement professionals from across the sector to a conference that cannot be missed!

What is the UKUPC Conference?

  • The only HE-specific national conference on procurement,
  • An exciting line-up of professional development sessions and insights,
  • An exhibition of 70+ framework suppliers,
  • Opportunities to connect with attendees through the conference CPD programme and social activities.


***In-person Delegate bookings closed on 18 August 2023***

Delegates can arrive on Tuesday 5 September 2023 from 3pmready for the start of the main conference sessions at 9am on Wednesday 6 September. The conference will finish at 1.30pm on Thursday 7 September.

Virtual tickets (online access to key sessions livestreamed and virtual exhibition) are available for booking until 31 August 2023 (£75+VAT).

Book virtual tickets here 

Click here for the UKUPC Conference Agenda


***Exhibitor bookings closed on 21 JULY***

For any queries, please contact Suzanne Picken, head of membership, marketing and communications, LUPC.