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Events Terms and Conditions

The AGM program will consists of following major events:

  • Declaration of the result of the election for CIPS Bangladesh network committee;
  • Welcoming the newly elected members of CIPS Bangladesh network committee;
  • Brief presentation of the activities so far carried out by the present Steering Committee;
  • General discussion between the members of different grades


To book your place on this event please email Mir Mehbubur Rahman mirmehbub@yahoo.com

Date: Saturday 01 November 2014
Venue: BRAC Centre Inn
Address: DHAKA
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person
or call us on
Booking ends on Thursday 30 October 2014

CPD 2Have your say in Kent is a roundup of the Branch’s activities during 2014 and a look forward to 2015, the Branch Committee cordially invites you to participate in this event.

This event offers you the opportunity to “Have your Say” on past and present events, network with other like-minded people and promote best practice within the Procurement and Purchasing Functions.

In addition we will also be having a short presentation on personality types and how recognising an individual’s personality type can help during negotiations.

Date: Tuesday 11 November 2014
Venue: Oakwood House Hotel
Address: MAIDSTONE
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person
or call us on 0845 880 1188
Booking ends on Sunday 09 November 2014

CPD 2For our November branch event commodity experts from Rexam Plc will explain the market risks faced by the company with particular focus on energy and their key commodity, aluminium.

Rexam's Commodity Risk Director and her team will explain:

  • Why Rexam hedges and how they do it
  • Factors that determine what type of hedging Rexam chooses
  • Issues with hedge accounting
  • What issues Rexam faces - contracts & customers
  • Current & future issues with non - commodity costs
  • Ultilities commodity pricing
  • Centralisation of energy hedging in Europe


Rexam is a world leading supplier of beverage cans and the largest buyer of aluminium in the world.  Rexam produces 62 billion cans a year across the globe, for customers including Coke, Pepsi, Carlsberg and Red Bull.

Date: Wednesday 12 November 2014
Venue: Rexam BCE
Address: LUTON
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person
or call us on 0845 880 1188
Booking ends on Monday 10 November 2014

CPD 2Annual General Meeting of Aberdeen & North East Scotland Branch.

AGM to be followed by a cheese & wine networking opportunity allowing attendees to network with fellow practitioners and others with an interest in Supply Chain.

Date: Wednesday 12 November 2014
Venue: Aberdeenshire Cricket Club
Address: ABERDEEN
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person
or call us on 0845 880 1188
Booking ends on Monday 10 November 2014

CPD 2The Event will start with the Yorkshire Branch AGM.

We then have two keynote presentations;

The first looking at the recruitment market and the procurement skills that are most valued by employers and including; local market trends, salary information, typical benefits offered, career mapping, CV writing and interview techniques.

The second exploring the opportunities for the profession as it becomes more digitally savvy. Including: the use of social media to more effectively inspire peer to peer learning; increasing 360 degree visibility with stakeholders and customers; engaging with suppliers and driving the SME agendas; and growing our global procurement networks.

Date: Wednesday 12 November 2014
Venue: Novotel Leeds Centre
Address: LEEDS
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person
or call us on 0845 880 1188
Booking ends on Monday 10 November 2014