Procurement Roadshow

26 June 2013

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Venue:

SmartLIFE Low Carbon Centre, Cambridge

Description:

Building Ladders of Opportunity - How can we work together to procure buildings of the best value and highest quality?

An afternoon event to:

  • Encourage the use of procurement practices which prioritise design quality and deliver long-term value for clients
  • Encourage dialogue on access to procurement for small firms, between architects, co-professionals and procurement bodies at local level
  • Build constructive, ongoing and reciprocal relationships between the RIBA and public clients
  • Raise awareness of the RIBA's ongoing work on the procurement of buildings

Programme:

13.00    Arrival and tea/coffee/pastries
13.30    Welcome & introduction by Chair, Dr Sebastian
            Macmillan, IDBE Course Director, University of
            Cambridge
13.40    Presentation of the recommendations of the
            RIBA report Building Ladders of Opportunity by
            Walter Menteth, Walter Menteth Architects/RIBA
            Procurement Reform Group
14.20    Presentation of a case study project - featuring
            speakers from Chambers Goodwin & Partners
            and Dacorum Borough Council
14.40    Tea/coffee
15.00    RICS Construction Policy: Procurement Reform
            - Matthew Saunders
15.20    Question, answer and discussion session
16.00    Summary by Chair
16.10    Close

 

Fees:

Free of charge

Booking:

online booking at

http://procurementcambridge.eventbrite.co.uk

 

Contact:

Jayne Ransom
01223 566285
jayne.ransom@riba.org

Organiser:

RIBA East

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