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National Frameworks & Procurement Conference

Wednesday, 3rd February 2021 0845hrs – 1430hrs

This online conference will focus on frameworks and routes of procurement – discussing new frameworks, frameworks up for renewal and best practice.

At this online conference, a range of framework providers and clients from across the UK will unveil future tranches of work that can be won and talk about how delegates stand the best chance in getting onto their frameworks – from new frameworks to those coming up for renewal.

The audience will be rich with public and private sector property and construction specialists meaning that aside from the vital information imparted from the stage, you may end up meeting a key contact who can point you in the direction of future projects.

You will walk away with exclusive insight into future frameworks and those set to be renewed into the next 18 months, whilst discovering key challenges and best practice within the industry. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Pagabo’s £10bn developer led frameworks
  • The role of social value within procurement
  • £600m of Fusion 21 framework opportunities
  • Best practice in bid submission and tendering
  • Eastern Procurement’s upcoming frameworks
  • Direct procurement vs frameworks
  • Avoiding the race to the bottom
  • Discover yet to be launched frameworks
  • Intel on frameworks coming up for renewal
  • Procure 22’s £20 billion P2020 NHS Framework
  • HS2’s upcoming procurement initiatives

Speakers for this event include:

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Agenda and Programme:

08:45-09:10 Doors Open & Networking

Enjoy some networking time with those also attending the conference and visit the exhibitors – with the ability to video chat with attendees, enter the speed networking area or visit the booths of our sponsors.

09:10-10:15 Session One: The Future of Frameworks

An expert panel will discuss the future of frameworks and the changes they see and expect to overcome challenges and grasp opportunities. This panel discussion will include interactive Q&A for the audience to get involved.

Chair: Pagabo; Simon Toplass, Chief Executive

Oxfordshire County Council; Liz Clutterbrook, Service Delivery Lead

Faithful+Gould; Ian Plant, Director

ISG; Philippa Lean, Framework Manager

10:15-10:30 Networking & Exhibition

During the break period you’re able to move around the event – with a speed networking area to allow you to video chat at random so get your elevator pitch ready. 

You can also invite any other attendee to video chat, direct message.

And you can visit our exhibitions, chatting directly to them or watch their brand video and register your interest.

10:17-10:27 Public Sector Framework Database

Do public sector frameworks play an important role within your business – or would you like them to?

For over ten years we’ve been developing a database which holds the information of every construction related public sector framework within the UK – and this free to watch webinar will give you a demonstration on the database and how it can benefit you.

From local government, education, residential, healthcare, blue light, utilities, transport and more – this database consists of almost 20,000 frameworks collated over the past 10 years which could become a crucial tool to enable you to win future business.

Built Environment Networking; Keith Griffiths, Managing Director

10:30-11:00 Session Two: HS2 Ltd’s Upcoming Procurement Initiatives

Business have been invited to tender on £12 billion worth of HS2 contracts which will create an estimated 400,000 supply chain opportunities over the next 18 months. In this session we will learn more about these latest contracts and how to bid for them for all organisations including SMEs.

HS2 Ltd; Nicky Wright, Supply Chain Manager, Stations

11:00-11:15 Networking & Exhibition

During the break period you’re able to move around the event – with a speed networking area to allow you to video chat at random so get your elevator pitch ready. 

You can also invite any other attendee to video chat, direct message.

And you can visit our exhibitions, chatting directly to them or watch their brand video and register your interest.

11:15-11:45 Session Three: Fusion 21 Frameworks

In this session we will hear from Fusion 21 about £600 million worth of frameworks covering areas such as Modular Buildings, Grounds Maintenance and Consultancy. We’ll find our more about their approach to procurement, their future working winning opportunities and how to get involved with their frameworks.

Fusion 21; Nick Verburg, Procurement & Supply Chain Manager

11:45-12:00 Networking & Exhibition

During the break period you’re able to move around the event – with a speed networking area to allow you to video chat at random so get your elevator pitch ready. 

You can also invite any other attendee to video chat, direct message.

And you can visit our exhibitions, chatting directly to them or watch their brand video and register your interest.

12:00-12:30 Session Four: Pagabo – Simply Better Procurement

In this session we’ll hear from one of the UK’s most innovative framework providers – from their multi-billion pound frameworks and focus on social value, to how they’re changing procurement through their innovative My Pagabo App, they’ll highlight their work and future plans.

Pagabo; Simon Toplass, Chief Executive Officer

12:30-13:00 Networking & Exhibition

During the break period you’re able to move around the event – with a speed networking area to allow you to video chat at random so get your elevator pitch ready. 

You can also invite any other attendee to video chat, direct message.

And you can visit our exhibitions, chatting directly to them or watch their brand video and register your interest.

13:00-14:00 Session Five: Challenges in Procurement

We will hear from framework providers and top organisations from the built environment supply chain who will discuss the challenges and solutions surrounding procurement and giving a perspective on how they strive to deliver top-class outcomes for their clients and supply chain.

Eastern Procurement; Steve Tyree, Managing Director

Procure 22; Cliff Jones, Programme Manager

Rise Construction Framework; Sara Lawton, Director

Willmott Dixon; Leanne Day, National Framework Manager

14:00-14:30 Networking, Exhibition & Close

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We’re set to have an exceptional line-up of speakers who’ll be sharing intel into their future framework opportunities, clients discussing future work and experts discussing best practice in procurement. Here’s an overview of the confirmed speakers:

HS2 Ltd – Nicky Wright, Supply Chain Manager

HS2 is accelerating ahead with the next phases of their giant infrastructure project, inviting the supply chain to bid on billions of pounds worth of HS2 contracts which will create an estimated 400,000 supply chain opportunities over the next few years. Nicky will reveal more Hs2’s future plans and how the supply chain can get involved in their opportunities including how more SMEs can get involved.

Oxfordshire County Council – Liz Clutterbrook, Service Delivery Lead

With the Oxford Cambridge Arc project set to create over 1m new jobs with 1m new homes across the arc there is set to be a plethora of development and investment opportunities which come forward and the County Council will be playing a crucial role in maximising the opportunities for the region. This growth will see the Council intensify their collaboration with framework providers as they procure work for major infrastructure schemes, unlocking land and expanding of services, and Liz will be well positioned to discuss how they’re tackling this expected growth.

Eastern Procurement – Steve Tyree, Managing Director

Eastern Procurement Ltd boasts over 30 of the East of England’s top councils and housing associations as their members including Norwich City Council, South Cambridgeshire District Council, Southend Borough Council, Places for People and the Longhurst Group. With multi million pound contracts to be won, we’ll find out more about their approach to procurement and how to win work through their service.

Rise Construction Framework – Sara Lawton, Director

Combining construction projects with social investment, Rise oversee a number of high value healthcare, education and local authority related frameworks in the North West. With a brand-new framework set to be launched in March 2022, Sara joins the event to deliver details to the supply chain and talk about wider community impact of their procurement processes. She will also touch on the amazing work she leads via Thrive- a not for profit organisation giving property industry opportunities to young people.

PAGABO – Simon Toplass, Chief Executive

Pagabo is leading the way in the sector with innovative new frameworks and their approach to development focusing heavily on social value, mental health and wellbeing. Their ideology isn’t being overlooked as they continue to see major growth with new and existing clients across the UK, with an ever growing list of projects in the portfolio and a team growing at an exponential rate. Simon will bring his expertise to the event, whilst sharing details on their approach to procurement, and intel on new and existing frameworks coming up for renewal.

Willmott Dixon – Leanne Day, National Framework Manager

Willmott Dixon are one the UK’s foremost construction contractors appearing on some of the largest frameworks and procurement programmes within the UK. Leanne will be adding her expertise to the panel – discussing challenges in procurement in the sector from the viewpoint of a national construction contractor with knowledge in numerous regions and sectors.

Fusion 21 – Nick Verburg, Procurement & Supply Chain Manager

Fusion 21 have over 500 members which operate within the social housing, local authority, education, blue light and health sectors and it’s their mission to help them to make a real impact in the public and social sectors. Nick will reveal more details about £600 million worth of frameworks due for renewal, their approach to procurement and how to win work through their service.

ISG – Philippa Lean, Framework Manager

Philippa occupies a national role at ISG – focussing on developing customer relationships and frameworks for ISG. Her experience in collaborative working be incredibly important on the session she’ll be involved in – discussing the future of frameworks from the mindset of a contractor.

Based in the Midlands but occupying a national role, focussing on developing customer relationships and frameworks for ISG.

Procure 22 – Cliff Jones, Programme Manager

The NHS has gone through one of its most challenging times reacting to the COVID crisis – which has led to the construction of Nightingale Hospitals throughout the UK in record time. Cliff will join the session to discuss the challenges of procuring for the NHS during a the pandemic and look ahead to future opportunities in the NHS for the construction sector, including the delayed P2020 framework.

Built Environment Networking – Amanda Griffiths, Director

Amanda is one of the Co-Founder’s of Built Environment Networking – formed almost 10 years ago.

She’ll be hosting a number of the sessions throughout the day, running the days proceedings and managing the interaction between our virtual delegates and the speakers.

Faithful+Gould – Ian Plant, Director

World leading integrated project and programme management consultancy Faithful+Gould are on some of the largest frameworks and procurement programmes within the UK. Ian will be adding his expertise to the panel – discussing the sector from the viewpoint of a national consultancy with knowledge in numerous regions and sectors.

Built Environment Networking – Keith Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer

The Managing Director of Public Sector Framework Database showcases his unique public sector frameworks database product which has the potential to tell companies specific dates and lots of work that are coming up to bid for over the coming months and years. As part of this session, Keith will demonstrate how this tool can save clients and supply chain vast amounts of time and money while ultimately streamlining their business development processes

Associate your brand with the Construction Frameworks & Procurement Conference and position your brand at the forefront of one of the UK’s biggest discussions and debates around construction frameworks and procurement.

Package Exhibition Stand Chair/ Speaking Opportunity Tickets VIP Backstage Access Cost (+VAT)
Conference Partner Yes Yes 15 Yes £2,500 View Details
Session Partner Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,500 View Details
Session Three Partner: Pagabo – Simply Better Procurement Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,500 Sold Out
Best Practice Presentation Package Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,000 View Details
Exhibitor Packages Yes 5 Yes £500 View Details

We have various partnership packages available, including packages with speaking opportunities, exhibition space and those that will drive brand awareness, allowing you to address your whole target audience for maximum brand awareness and impact. Our partnership packages will put you at the forefront of the industry discussion allowing you to be there, be active and be an expert within the construction and property sector and the whole built environment industry.

Conference Partner

£2,500+VAT

Become the headline partner of this conference and get mass awareness and brand visibility. This package is the ultimate – with a prime location during the event, a speaking opportunity, logo positioning on the top of the logo and your name in the event title – “Construction Frameworks & Procurement Conference; Sponsored by YOUR COMPANY NAME”

  • The conference will be called the xxx Conference in association with your company name
  • Ability to help shape the conference agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the event
  • Option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion with pre-conference speaker communications
  • Access to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding for the whole conference
  • Option to do a keynote speech
  • One speaking position on one panel during the conference
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 15 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event
  • Free exhibition space at all future Built Environment Recruitment Fair’s

Session Partner

£1,500+VAT

The role of the session partner provides an opportunity for you to participate in one of the sessions to build brand awareness, loyalty and trust amongst hundreds of civic and business leaders from across the industry. You’ll be seen to be a thought leader within your area of expertise and showcase your company in front of key decision-makers from across the industry. Benefits include:

  • Ability to help shape the session agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the event
  • Option to recommend speakers for the session
  • Inclusion with pre-conference speaker communications
  • Access to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Branding for the whole conference and your session
  • One speaking position on your panel
  • Option to do a five minute introduction to your panel or thought leaders presentation
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 10 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event
  • Free exhibition space at all future Built Environment Recruitment Fair’s

Session Three Partner: Pagabo – Simply Better Procurement

Pagabo procurement

Exhibitor Partner

Event Partner

Event Partner

Best Practice Presentation Package

£1,000+VAT

During the breaks delegates are able to speed network and visit the exhibitors – but with this package you can also give them the option of coming to see your company deliver a 15-minute thought leadership presentation, enabling you to play a key role in the conference. Build brand awareness, loyalty, trust and new business leads amongst numerous civic and business leaders from across the industry. Benefits include:

  • Ability to deliver a 15-minute presentation during one of the break periods
  • Access to the VIP Room – a green room for speakers, VIP guests and sponsors
  • Branding across the rest of the conference
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share content
  • 10 online delegate passes for your team and/or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media, etc
  • Master of Ceremonies ‘thank you’ in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion in any PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event
  • Free exhibition space at all future Built Environment Recruitment Fair’s

Exhibitor Package

£500+VAT

If you’re looking for access to the event and a space to meet online delegates and chat with them – then our exhibitor package is perfect. Some people can be reluctant to approach exhibition stands – but online it’s different and you’ll be inundated with enquiries and questions about your brand. Benefits include:

  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 5 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event
  • Free exhibition space at all future Built Environment Recruitment Fair’s

If you’re interested in any of the packages above or if you’re interested in finding out additional information then contact us on:

0113 390 4700

opportunities@built-environment-networking.com

Our online conferences will merge our face-to-face conferences with a virtual platform – providing networking opportunities, exceptional panel discussions and debates, speaker presentations and an exhibition hall.

Here’s a little video highlighting what to expect

And here’s a bit more information of key areas of our online events…

You’ll receive unique log-in details to join our online event via computer or phone – and you’ll be greeted with an easy navigation tool. You’ll be able to navigate to:

Main Stage

Where our ‘Programme’ will take place with excellent speakers and content. You’ll be able to get involved, asking questions and taking part in live polls.

Networking Area

Just like a real conference you’ll be able to meet and connect with new people in our forum. You can directly request to chat with someone or you can enter our ‘speed networking’ area to meet numerous new people within the industry. Get your elevator pitch ready!

Sponsor / Exhibitor Area

Meet our partners and sponsors – view what they’re all about, video chat with them and download their literature and product information.

Tickets

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Details

Date:
Wednesday, 3rd February 2021

Time:
0845hrs – 1430hrs

Venue

Online – Hopin


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