When managed well, eAuctions can deliver competitive pricing and considerable savings. In recognition of this, the OGC has set up the first ever pan-government Centre for eAuctions to encourage more purchasing through this route
This Autumn’s eWorld Purchasing & Supply forum comes at a key time for purchasing and IT departments – as a number of macro-economic factors push both of these functions into the spotlight, in both commercial and public sector organisations
The Transforming Government Procurement report unveiled a range of public procurement reforms to equip the UK with the capability to deliver world-class public services in the face of the growing challenges of global competition, changing demographics and increasing pressures on natural resources
New technologies that foster smarter, more agile and productive ways of working are in high demand. Particularly across the government and public sector, with cost efficiency, office consolidations and budget cuts abound.