The CPPC was invited by the World Bank to present a “Canadian Perspective” related to the “Professionalization” of the procurement function in the public sector at the 12th Procurement, Integrity, Management and Openness (PRIMO) Forum. This Forum will take place in Astana Kazakhstan from May 17 to 19. Click here to access the Forum webpage for further details on the event. There will also be a link available in the next few days to view the event via Webex for those of you wanting to see our presentation.
The Senate Standing Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce (BANC) began its study on issues pertaining to internal barriers to trade with the appearance by the Honourable Navdeep Bains, P.C., M.P., Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, on Wednesday, Feb. 24th, 2016. The CPPC was invited to present its views and share its expertise related to internal trade barriers when it comes to public procurement. Click here to be redirected to Senate meeting page for further details.