Mark your calendar and plan to attend the Municipal Waste Integration Network (MWIN) March 7 Central Regional Hub Breakfast Session in Markham, Ontario.
Guest Speaker: Denis Chamberland, Aird & Berlis
One of Canadas leading legal advisors in municipal procurement and outsourcing, Mr. Chamberland provides strategic advice to municipalities on a variety of legal, regulatory and public policy issues, including procurement, municipal conflicts of interest, lobbying, and codes of conduct. He works regularly with elected representatives in resolving these increasingly complex and high-risk issues, and frequently presents to municipal councils. He has recently written a procurement guide for elected officials in local government that will be published in early 2007 by the national publication Municipal World.
What you will learn:
Pros and cons of using a tender vs RFP document
Setting the evaluation criteria
Scope of the due diligence process
Debriefing unsuccessful bidders
Obligations to protect confidential information
Role of municipal Council in procurement process
7:30 8:00 am Registration/Breakfast
8:00 9:00 am Presentation
9:10 am Adjournment
Location: Ontario Room, Town of Markham
MWIN member: $31.80 ($30 + $1.80 GST)
Non-member: $37.10 ($35+ $2.10 GST)