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2014-04-14 23:10:05

Local company Global Services will sponsor the 24th Annual Government Procurement Conference, taking place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on April 16th, 2014. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Local company Global Services will sponsor the 24th Annual Government Procurement Conference, taking place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on April 16th, 2014. This conference will feature members of the federal government contracting community, including...

2014-02-18 12:35:37

Event to be held Friday, February 21 at San Jose City Hall WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Spend Forum, a community dedicated to transforming the way the government manages procurement spending, is hosting a roundtable in Silicon Valley titled, "Public Sector IT Procurement Reform: Private Sector Best Practices for Better Outcomes" on Friday, February 21st from 9am -11am at San Jose City Hall. The roundtable is part of a broader IT procurement study launched by...

2014-01-21 08:28:35

The Sports Facilities Advisory notes significant increase in public-private partnerships used to fund the development of American sports facilities. CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Faced with increasing public demand coupled with budgetary constraints, youth sports facilities are being confronted with a growing amount of pressure to deliver new and improved amenities designed to cater to competitive athletes. However, insufficient resources are limiting the ability of...

2014-01-16 12:33:30

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The announcement by The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Québec, that the new bridge for the St. Lawrence will be built as a public-private partnership recognizes the critical importance of the Champlain Bridge as a $20-billion annual trade corridor and vital transportation artery for Québec and Canada. The...

2013-12-17 08:23:27

TAMPA, Fla., Dec.17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Seas Water Corporation, a leading provider of large-scale water treatment services, today announced that Lee Muller has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Committee. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131217/FL33803) Mr. Muller joins Seven Seas Water from ContourGlobal, a key player in the global energy market, where he was Executive Vice President and Chief...

2013-11-19 12:57:24

Global outreach effort by electricity giants fosters bottom-up approach to strong Public-Private Partnerships; 'Golden Rules' draw on lessons worldwide The first hybrid wind-diesel electricity park in Ecuador's famed Galápagos World Heritage Site, built by the private sector in partnership with the national and local governments, has for the past five years successfully reduced costly diesel imports to San Cristóbal Island by a third while mitigating oil spill risks in a priceless,...

2013-10-10 12:22:59

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI) has announced today that it is developing a new solution tool, the GEMI Supply Chain Sustainability Tool(TM) (SCS), which is focused on supply chain sustainability and the procurement decision making process. The project will be supported by and conducted in partnership with the Northstar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise (NiSE) at the Institute on the Environment at the...

2013-10-01 08:38:53

Public Spend Forum To Become the Premier Destination for Policy Makers, Procurement Professionals and Suppliers WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Censeo Consulting Group, a leader in operations and supply chain consulting, announced today that it has joined forces with Spend Matters, the world's premier blog and social media site in the procurement and supply chain sector, to create Public Spend Forum, a new online community focused on providing policymakers, procurement...

2013-09-23 23:02:32

The new portal offers global access to best practice procurement and professionalism to public sector groups all over the world. (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and the National Institute of Government Purchasing (NIGP) have launched a new dedicated web portal in support of their Partnership for Public Procurement – http://www.globalpublicprocurement.org. The new portal offers global access to best practice procurement and...

2013-06-28 20:20:28

NEW YORK, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspired by awareness raised by P3 Global Management, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), which represents more than 1,300 cities from across the nation, unanimously passed a key resolution that will change the landscape of public-private partnerships (P3s). The resolution, titled "A NEW ERA FOR PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS TRANSFORMING SMART CITY TECHNOLOGY AND SUSTAINABILITY INFRASTRUCTURE," was passed at their 81(st) Annual Meeting....