HCSA Winter Conference & Awards 2019

Value Match are delighted to confirm that David Shields, Director of Value Match, and Julie Collins, Lead Consultant, will be members of the judging panel for the prestigious awards at the 2019 HCSA Winter Conference & Exhibition at the Harrogate Convention Centre on 27th and 28th November 2019.

Focusing on Procurement the Reality – the Case for Change and Transformation, the HCSA Winter Conference & Exhibition 2019 is the leading event in the NHS Procurement calendar and will provide delegates with informative speakers and an opportunity to discuss and debate the key issues.

The HCSA National Awards celebrate excellence in Procurement & Supply chain departments across the UK, showcasing best practice and achievement in procurement management and governance. The awards ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate the success of teams and individuals across the UK with an audience of 450 guests.

The awards are open to all healthcare organisations and employees, and voluntary or private sector organisations whose principal activities are the provision of health services. They are presented to organisations, teams or individuals, who are judged to best meet the criteria set for each individual award. Full details of the criteria are available from the individual award categories pages in the awards section for this year. Judges are invited to participate in the competition based on their experience, business acumen and expertise.

The panel includes independent experts from procurement, supply chain, business, and related industries. More information about David, Julie and the other judges for the 2019 awards can be found here: https://nhsprocurement.org.uk/awards/awards-judging-panel/

The 2019 HCSA Conference will bring together expert speakers to discuss how NHS procurement can best position itself to meet the needs of a health care environment subject to increasing scrutiny from the press, politicians, patients and other stakeholders. The Conference is taking place at a critical time and delegates will benefit from both the learning and networking opportunities which will be provided.

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