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Agenda of Supplier Advisory Committee Meeting óJune 20, 2016

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Welcome and opening remarks
(2:00 pm to 2:20 pm)

  • Set the context and provide information and updates which are of interest to members
  • Consensus agenda (will not be discussed unless requested at the meeting)
    • Record from February 2016 meeting
    • Updates:
      • Professional Services sub-committee
      • Federal/provincial/territorial initiative and Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)'s trilateral meeting with the United States and the United Kingdom

Lead

  • Randal Cripps, Assistant Deputy Minister of Procurement, Acquisitions Branch
  • Hicham Adra, President, Ardan Fitzroy Enterprises
  • Co-Chairs, Supplier Advisory Committee (SAC)

Modernization of procurement
(2:20 pm to 3:20 pm)

  • Comprehensive presentation about all initiatives underway and overarching strategy to modernize procurement
  • Emphasis on timing, manner and methods to engage SAC, and more broadly, industry, in these changes
  • Specific areas for consultation at the meeting will be identified

Lead

  • Randal Cripps, Assistant Deputy Minister of Procurement, Acquisitions Branch
  • Carolyne Blain, Director General, Policy, Risk, Integrity, and Strategic Management Sector

Risk Management Sub-committee – Update on risk management initiatives
(3:20 pm to 3:35 pm)

  • Provide an update on PWGSC risk management initiatives
  • Discuss industry perspective on impacts

Lead

  • Carolyne Blain, Director General, Policy, Risk, Integrity, and Strategic Management Sector
  • Matthew Sreter, Senior Director of Risk, Quality and Integrity Management, Policy, Risk, Integrity, and Strategic Management Sector

New e-procurement solution
(3:35 pm to 3:50 pm)

  • Provide members with an update on progress

Lead

  • Vicki Ghadban, Director General, Acquisitions Program Transformation Sector

Roundtable and closing remarks
(3:50 pm to 4:00 pm)

  • Forward agenda
    • Topics of interest to members: Setting the agenda for future meetings (next meeting in October 2016)

Lead

  • All