BIP understands the public and government marketplace better than anyone. We are the trusted service provider for some of the most successful and effective exhibitions and conferences in the procurement sector and we provide buyers and suppliers across the whole procurement community with expert training and continuous professional development (CPD). Your organisation can benefit from our more than 30 years’ experience of providing market-leading services to public procurement professionals and the businesses who bid and tender regularly. Explore our events dedicated to helping public sector buyers and private sector suppliers below:
Procurex Live’s regional events are the leading training, networking and collaboration exhibitions available in the UK and Republic of Ireland.
The programme of Procurex Live events covers Scotland, North England, South England, Wales and Ireland.
Established in 2012, DPRTE is the UK’s leading annual defence procurement and supply chain event, providing both buyers and suppliers of all sizes, with a unique opportunity to engage across a host of interactive and educational features, covering a range of topics such as innovation, technology, exporting and market engagement.
Officially supported by The Local Government Association (LGA), The Annual Local Government Procurement Expo (LGPE) gets to the core of the challenges and opportunities available to UK local government procurement and supplier marketplace.
For all involved in the local government supply chain, this annual event tackles issues, inspires fresh ideas and help new relationships across the sector.
The Procurement Events For Health, held annually in England, Scotland and Ireland, bring together healthcare procurement professionals and industry-leading suppliers. Officially supported by organisations such as the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and NHS National Services Scotland (NSS), these one-day events provide exhibitors and attendees from the public and private sector with an opportunity to engage across a range of interactive and educational features. Each event is focused around supporting the latest healthcare procurement initiatives and objectives relevant to that country.
The Annual UK Infrastructure Show (UKIS) connects supply chains and offers insight and engagement to all involved in major projects.
Officially supported by CompeteFor, the leading infrastructure supply chain service, UKIS provides participants with a unique opportunity to engage, connect and collaborate with a vast array of key projects, decision makers and influencers representing all areas throughout the supply chain.
Attended by procurement and commissioning professionals representing the pan-government procurement market as well as both existing and potential suppliers to the £220 billion a year UK public sector, GO Conferences and Awards are the market-leading events for policy shapers, purchasing staff and personnel operating within the growing supplier community.
Held within Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland, the GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards programme is a unique opportunity to showcase the innovations, initiatives and advancements that make the UK a world leader in smart and effective public procurement.
Open to public, private and third sector organisations across the UK, entering the Awards provides organisations with the opportunity to join hundreds of their peers to ensure that their procurement achievements are fully recognised, profiled and showcased.
The annual conference programme is carefully designed to provide both buyers and suppliers with the latest information on key topics and developments. These high-profile conferences give delegates a forum to engage directly with the issues and each other, while transferring knowledge and working collectively towards a more efficient and transparent approach to public procurement.
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.
Whether you work within public sector procurement or tender for public sector contracts, PASS can help you improve your efficiency and effectiveness.
Thousands of organisations, public and private, have already benefited from PASS best practice tendering/procurement events and advice.
Our consultants and trainers are experienced in all aspects of the public sector and many have years of experience working within the public sector itself, enabling them not only to advise other public sector bodies but to help private sector organisations to bid more effectively. Whether you are seeking help to write specifications, complete tender documents, need to update your strategy or want to understand what went wrong, we have people with the experience to help you. Whether you are in the public sector or a contractor, sometimes that hands-on assistance is what you need.
PASS has a team of consultants across the UK, Ireland and further afield, who can offer real hands-on support to your organisation.