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LUPC & SUPC Conference 2018

LUPC & SUPC Conference 2018


Our Annual Conference & Exhibition will take place at Etc Venues County Hall, London on Thursday 24th May 2018.



For Members  

We’re looking forward to welcoming delegates and exhibiting suppliers again to the next LUPC & SUPC Conference on Thursday 24th May at County Hall – free for Members to attend! The 2017 conference brought together over 300 delegates representing more than 100 institutions and public sector organisations, this year's conference is set to build on last year's success with exciting content including operating inside/outside the EU regulations, an overview of the Estates NEC4 frameworks, using effective communication to successfully implement new suppliers, achieving and demonstrating value for money and much more.


Why attend?

  • Delegates attending the event can hear from prominent speakers in the higher education/wider not-for-profit sectors, take up free workshops on procurement topics and learn strategies to get the most through consortia agreements
  • Meet over 60 approved suppliers to consortia agreements in our exhibition
  • Network with other buyers and consortia category managers
  • Enjoy a complimentary drink in the newly refurbished County Hall venue.

Our keynote speakers are confirmed as Graeme Wise, Head of Policy at University Alliance who will be speaking on ‘The Procurement Factor: Thriving in the Face of Sector Challenges’; and Maria Paviour, an Occupational Psychologist who will help you 'Super Charge Your Brain' and understand the 'Science Behind Soft Skills'.


Click here for a draft programme. 

SUPC and LUPC Members can register as delegates here

And click here for a current list of exhibitors booked on. 


For Approved Suppliers 

Thank you to our suppliers that have already reserved a stand at the LUPC/SUPC Conference Exhibition. The Exhibition is now fully booked. If you would like to be added to the waiting list please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will be in touch should a relevant stand become available.