Why procurement and the supply chain?

Infrastructure clients are changing procurement and supply chain management strategies to deliver value and encourage innovation.

A host of clients are contributing to ICE’s Procurement and Supply Chain Conference communicating their new strategies to the industry sharing good practice and case studies.

Contributions include; Crossrail 2, Thames Water Infrastructure Alliance, HS2, Crown Commercial services on moving away from frameworks and opportunities for SEMs, The Scottish Futures Trust on Scottish Public Procurement, Innovative Contractor Engagement on Bank Station Upgrade, Highways England and the Roads Investment Strategy, Northumbrian Water Accelerated Flooding Programme, Construction Logistics and Cycle Safety positive bidding outlook and more

“Better procurement will offer time and cost savings, and I urge industry to join the ICE led campaign for change”

Sir John Armitt, ICE President

Other developments include the Modern Slavery Act which became law in 2015. Find out what affects it is having and how it applies at the conference in the presentation, Modern Slavery Act and Ethical Sourcing.

To support effective procurement and supply chain management ICE’s offers the NEC contract, Independent Assurance and Advisory Expert Panels, Dispute Avoidance Services and the Alliancing Code of Practice produced in collaboration with the Infrastructure Client Group.

Procurement events

Hear from innovative construction leaders on changes in industry and how everyone can win.

ICE Procurement and the Supply Chain 2016 will be the largest gathering of experts representing every step of the supply chain, sharing knowledge and promoting best practice in the heart of Procurement Fortnight.

  • Hear lessons learnt from major projects
  • Get updated on regulation changes
  • Network with leading professionals
ICE Procurement and the Supply Chain 2016

Expert speakers at ICE Procurement and the Supply Chain 2016 include:

Simon Adams - Procurement speaker

Simon Adams
Head of Commerical, Crossrail 2

Ainslie McLaughlin - Procurement speaker

Ainslie McLaughlin
Director, Scottish Procurement and Commercial

David Poole - procurement speaker

David Poole
Director, Commercial and Procurement, Highways England

Beth West - Procurement speaker

Beth West
Commercial Director, HS2