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Procurement: What You Need to Know

Thu February 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


The following webinar is presented through a partnership with the Government of Canada, City of Winnipeg and Province of Manitoba.

Lavona Parker, Procurement Specialist, Government of Canada
Richard Burelle, Executive Director of the Procurement and Supply Chain Centre of Excellence, Province of Manitoba
Catherine Green, Procurement Coordinator, City of Winnipeg

Governments spend millions of dollars annually on a large variety of goods, services and construction projects. Come join procurement experts from the City of Winnipeg, the Province of Manitoba and the Federal Government to learn what and how each level of government buys.

Learning Outcomes:
1. Is government procurement a fit for your business
2. Where can your business find government opportunities
3. Practical advice on what and what not to do when bidding

LaVona Parker is a Procurement Specialist with the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises and has 21 years of experience in the Public Service. She has a strong background in procurement and is passionate about assisting businesses in understanding and navigating the process.

Richard Burelle is currently the Executive Director of the Procurement and Supply Chain Centre of Excellence with the Province of Manitoba. His team is responsible for developing and implementing the systems, policies, and processes to enable the modernization of procurement.

Catherine Green is a supply chain management professional with extensive experience in private and public sector organizations. Catherine has been with the City of Winnipeg for over 18 years and has developed and provided training for staff and contractors in Contract Administration and the creation of bid opportunities.

We will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online. Online registration will close at the end of the event. For questions or concerns, contact us at 204.253.4888 or 800.665.2019

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Other webinars from the Procurement Series:
Panel: Mythbusting Government Procurement
Procurement: Indigenous Business Focused
Procurement: An In-Depth Look at Security Clearance


Thu February 4
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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