Open to select Social Traders buyer members, this curated event hosted by Laing O’Rourke is a chance for you to outline your social procurement approach, pipeline and process with a small gathering of social enterprises to facilitate an intimate discussion. With a combination of structured and unstructured networking activities, the ‘Supplier & Buyer Networking’ session is designed to give you the opportunity to connect with new social procurement opportunities.
1.00 pm: Buyer discussion
Where Social Traders buyer member key contacts meet periodically to share information, collaborate and develop social enterprise procurement practice.
2.30 pm: Afternoon tea
2.45 pm: Structured networking
Each Social Traders buyer member (1-2 reps only) will outline their social procurement approach, pipeline and process with a small gathering of social enterprises to facilitate an intimate discussion. This will be repeated several times and social enterprises will have the opportunity to rotate around to different buyers and ask questions.
4.30 pm: Presentations, informal networking & drinks
This drinks and networking activity will allow procurement staff from buyer member organisations and certified social enterprise suppliers to meet each other and get to know each other’s businesses. All buyers and all suppliers will be invited to participate in this activity which will be semi structured to ensure that buyers and social enterprises are able to have many conversations.
6 pm: Event close
This event is invite-only, places are limited and all attendees must RSVP.
Buyer & Supplier Networking - Sydney
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia