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PROCUREMENT: Community of Practice

08 October 2021 11:49 AM | QSEC Admin (Administrator)

Register for the Community of Practice on 
13 October

Queensland Government Procurement and QUTeX have joined forces to deliver the 13 October 2021 Community of Practice, in our first face-to-face Community of Practice since 2019. 

Please take this opportunity to access free learning and development as well as network with your colleagues and share your innovative ideas.

Hear our experts discus their approach to seeking value for money – from insurance through to innovative solutions and ways we can assist suppliers via debriefs.

If you manage contracts or undertake procurement for your agency, we would love to see you there. 

The face-to-face session is quickly filing, so get in quick. 

Please see our program below for more information.

Theme:  Driving value for money outcomes

Welcome and introduction:  Professor Melinda Edwards, QUTeX.

Queensland Government Procurement update:  Sharon Bailey, Deputy Director-General, Energy and Public Works.

Topic 1:  Determining insurance requirements in procurement
Serge Jacobs, Manager, Underwriting, Qld Govt Insurance Fund (QGIF).

Topic 2: Supplier debriefs
Maree Adshead, Queensland Small Business Commissioner, Office of the Queensland Small Business Commissioner.

Topic 3: Value for money in procuring infrastructure: New Procurement Decision Tool – major road and hospital case studies, and OECD and Infrastructure Australia engagement
Dr. Adrian Bridge, Associate Professor, QUT.

Questions, wrap up and close.

Morning tea and networking.

 Further details:

When Wednesday 13 October 2021
In person Executive Education Centre
B Block, Level 5, Seminar 5
2 George Street, Brisbane 4000
Click here to access a map of the campus.
Time 9am to 11am
RSVP Register online by 11 October 2021. Registration is free, but face-to-face places are limited so book early to secure your ticket.

How do I view the event? Zoom details will be distributed on 12 October. 


If you have any further questions, please email Skills2Procure@epw.qld.gov.au.  

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