Posted on Wednesday 3rd August 2011
The 8th Annual Procurement Conference
The 8th Annual Staffordshire Procurement Conference was held at The County Showground 19th June 2012. Copies of the presentations are available below. The theme was 'Transformation - A Change for the Better'.
Introductions: Councillor Ian Parry
Procurement Partner - A Partnership For Profit: Paul Timmins, Senior Category Manager and Simon Smith, Group Procurement Director, Capita Consulting
One Council – It’s A People Thing: Gail Stephens, Head of Categories (People), Darren Langley, Senior Category Manager and Deena Hughes, Senior Category Manager
Integrated Community Equipment Service – One County – One Service: Adrian Griffith, Head of Categories (Place) and Bev Jocelyn, Commissioning Manager
Education Support Services Project – A Growing Ambition: Ian Simpson, Head of Procurement and Emma Johnstone, Senior Project Manager.
The 7th Annual Procurement Conference
The 7th Annual Staffordshire Procurement Conference was held at The Moat House in Stafford on 28th June 2011. Copies of the Conference presentations are available below. This years theme was 'Doing Better, Not Just Buying Better'.
How Can We Deliver An Affordable and Sustainable Future? (276KB) - Andrew Burns, Director of Finance & Resources, Staffordshire County Council
Top Tips For A Successful Procurement Process (62KB) - Mike Marston, Interim Head of Categories (Place)
Provider Re-Engagement (480KB) - Paul Timmins, Senior Category Manager, Staffordshire Procurement
Operational Savings Guidance and Experience (140KB) - Sian Dunstan, Infrastructure UK, HM Treasury
Contract Management - No More Let & Forget (64KB) - Ian Simpson, Head of Procurement, Staffordshire County Council
A Provider's View - 'Secrets from the Other Side' (496KB) - Samantha Bevington, PFI Service Manager, Pell Frischmann Ltd.
MSTAR Collaboration in Action (50KB) - Darren Langley, Senior Category Manager, Staffordshire Procurement
The 6th Annual Staffordshire Procurement Conference
The 6th Annual Staffordshire Procurement Conference was held at The Moat House in Stafford on 30th June 2010. The theme for this years conference was 'Collaboration: Saving Through Synergy'. Copies of the Conference presentations are available below:
We're Better Off Together (658KB) - Jon Lang: Development Director Buying Solutions and Paul Moulding: Head of Categories
We Can't Afford the Future Unless We Change What We Do (947KB) - Andrew Burns: Director of Finance
Innovation and Collaboration - In A Cost Cutting Environment (294KB) - Jonathan Jones: Programme Manager, Smarter Procurement, Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands
W2R - A Rubbish Way to Procure? (1,354KB) - Ian Benson: Director - Staffs Municipal Waste Strategy
Two Teams, One Goal (710KB) - David Pattison: Director of Legal & Licensing Services, South Staffordshire Council and Ian Simpson: Assistant Director of Finance, Staffordshire Procurement
A Growing Ambition (Part One) (49KB) - Mark and Claire Collier: Collier Farms
A Growing Ambition (Part Two) (699KB) - Gillian Sperrink: Procurement Officer
Workshop One (49KB)
Workshop Two (63KB)