Collaborative Procurement and Lessons Learned from the Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace

May 1, 2014 10:30am

Terry Kyritsis
President & Chief Executive Officer
Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace

  • What is the right model? Multi-sector or Single-sector?
  • What are the value drivers?
  • How to drive collaborative purchasing
  • How to find the right mix of products
  • Should collaborative procurement be voluntary or driven by government?
  • What is the impact on local economies when procurement is centralized?
  • How to measure supplier performance in a centralized environment versus a de-centralized one
  • Are there opportunities for collaborative procurement across different levels of government and inter-provincially?
  • How to work effectively with other jurisdictions
  • Strategies for employee engagement