This is an opportunity for SME's to meet the Procurement teams from a number of West Midlands Universities. The event will commence with a short presentation on our current social value activity followed by Networking with the Unviersity teams.There will also be opportunities to meet with Social Enterprise West Midlands and IceBlue; the company behind the 'Find it...' websites.
Meet the buyers from: University of Birmingham, University of Warwick, Coventry University, University of Worcester, Aston University, Birmingham City University and University of Wolverhampton.
Use the event to learn more about Public Procurement and forthcoming University Procurement activity in the region.
8.00 - Registration with breakfast baps and drinks
8.30 - Welcome address
8.40 - Presentation from Universities
9.00 - Networking via tables
11.00 – Close
Important note: please limit number of attendees to 2 per company and ensure you register as an individual in order for name badges to be arranged.
Location and Parking information
We request that you ideally travel by train:http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/contact/directions/getting-here-edgbaston.aspx
However there is also parking on site at the North East Car Park:http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/maps/facilities/north-east-car-park.aspx
Parking Update (9.6.16)
If driving, Delegates should make their way to the North East Car Park in the first instance as capacity is greatest. For reference, a link to the map of the Edgbaston campus is attached above which has the 3 car parks circled and you will see that the North East Car Park is on the right hand side of the map.