3 NOVEMBER 2021
We are delighted to be working once again with the following leading organisations as event partners of Procurex Wales
The National Procurement Service promotes Welsh public sector procurement collaboration to deliver a good deal for Wales.
NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership: Procurement Services work in partnership with NHS Wales National Collaborative Commissioning to procure and contract manage services on a once for Wales basis. We have several National Frameworks in place which ensure effective and efficient national commissioning of quality and cost effective services.
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By working collaboratively the NPS manages the delivery of all-Wales public sector contracts and frameworks for goods and services. The current NPS pipeline brings together public sector purchasing power of around £0.5 billion for categories of common and repetitive spend.
Over 70 public sector organisations in Wales are signed up as NPS members including all local authorities, the NHS, National Assembly for Wales (NAW), Welsh Government and Welsh Government Sponsored Bodies (WGSBs), the Police and Fire services and Higher and Further Education.
The South Wales & Mid Wales Chamber of Commerce is the voice of SMEs in Wales. We are a 21st century dynamic, energetic and friendly membership-based organisation. We are led by our members to support local business. Our mission is to strengthen member businesses and stimulate Welsh business prosperity through the provision of relevant information, services and advocacy.
We’re one of the biggest public procurement organisations in Europe. We help organisations across the whole of the public sector find the right commercial solutions covering everything from locum doctors to police cars. Our customers include NHS, local authorities, police forces, schools, colleges, government departments and charities across the UK.
The MOD’s Doing Business with Defence team facilitates the entry of new innovative and non traditional businesses into the defence supply chain. The team provide advice and guidance to companies on how to become a defence supplier and access MOD tender and contract opportunities through a variety of channels:
– Helpdesk facility
-Attendance at trade exhibitions across the UK where they will deliver presentations on request
-Publication of various sources of useful information via the supplier portal hosted on Defence Contracts Online and their Twitter account @defenceproc
CIPS is the premier global organisation serving the procurement and supply profession, with a community of 118,000 in over 150 countries. Dedicated to promoting best practice, CIPS provides a wide range of services for the benefit of members and the wider business community.
Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) represents, campaigns for, supports and develops voluntary organisations, community action and volunteering in Wales. We represent the sector at UK and national level, and together with a range of specialist agencies, county voluntary councils, volunteer centres and other development agencies, we provide a support structure for the third sector in Wales. We have over 3,000 members, and are in touch with many more organisations through a wide range of national and local networks.
PASS procurement consultants present at over one hundred conferences and events each year as well as delivering in-house training and consultancy for both public and private sector clients.
Our training sessions are designed to cover the legal requirements of public procurement in a non-legalistic manner, using real life examples to help simplify the rules.
Thousands of organisations, public and private, have already benefited from PASS best practice tendering/procurement events and advice.
Whether you work within public sector procurement or tender for public sector contracts, PASS can help you improve your efficiency and effectiveness.
At Supply2Gov, we have one goal – to make business growth simpler for sole traders, micro and small businesses. Powered by the UK and Republic of Ireland’s largest database of public sector contract notices and awards, combined with our daily email alerts sent straight to your inbox, we’ve made it as easy as possible for you to find relevant opportunities as soon as they become available – giving you more time to focus on putting your bids together and growing your business. You can register for a free local area of your choice or take advantage of our flexible monthly payment options – giving you a no risk, scalable, cost effective contract alerts service option.
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Gaining Cyber Essentials certification enables organisations to showcase their credentials as trustworthy and secure when it comes to cyber security.