Course Information

29 May 2017 - 02 June 2017

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9010370

English

Deadline: 13 May 2017

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This workshop prepares participants to play an active role in planning and implementing e-procurement projects within their organizations and in the public sector. At the end of the workshop, participants will understand the legal requirements for implementing e-procurement systems, their importance for improving operational performance and achieving cost savings, likely future trends, and the range of available business models, including e-tendering, e-auctions and e-marketplaces. They will be prepared to draft proposals for promoting e-procurement within their own organizations.

Description

Description

This workshop prepares participants to play an active role in planning and implementing e-procurement projects within their organizations and in the public sector. At the end of the workshop, participants will understand the legal requirements for implementing e-procurement systems, their importance for improving operational performance and achieving cost savings, likely future trends, and the range of available business models, including e-tendering, e-auctions and e-marketplaces. They will be prepared to draft proposals for promoting e-procurement within their own organizations.

Target audience

Target audience

Procurement officers; public administration specialists; policy-makers from ministries; senior project managers; central government and regional administration officials.

Objectives

Objectives

The main objective of the workshop is to prepare the participants to play an active role in planning and implementing E-Procurement projects in their organizations and in the public sector in general.
At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
• Understand basic concepts of E-Procurement, its potential and trends as well as practical issues to be dealt with in developed and developing countries
• Review diverse business models including e-Tendering, e-Auction, and e-Marketplace
Understand e-procurement legal framework and technological infrastructure for E-Procurement implementation, authentication
• Draft an outline of a project proposal to promote E-Procurement in the participant’s own organization.

Content

Content

The workshop will cover the following topics;
• Basic defi nition, concepts and principles of E-Procurement
• Legal framework for implementation of E-Procurement solutions (UNCITRAL model laws on electronic signature and Electronic Commerce)
• European Initiatives in E-Procurement
• Interoperability requirements for E-Procurement
• Review of E-Procurement process, E-Procurement methods (reverse electronic auction, electronic catalogue, dynamic purchasing systems)
• Elements of a typical E-Procurement system
• Analysis of successful E-Procurement projects from selected countries and industries

Format and Methodology

Format and Methodology

The workshop is conducted using a highly participative training delivery methodology through a combination of interactive presentations by subject-matter specialists, group discussions, on-line demos, case studies and videoconferences.

Language requirements

Language requirements

Participants are expected to read and write easily in the English language.

Contact us

sdp@itcilo.org

Tuition cost: 1580

Subsistence cost: 600

Total cost: 2180

 

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10127 Turin - Italy

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