PCoP Symposium 2019

The 2019 PCoP Symposium will take place April 30 - May 2, 2019 at the University of Victoria (UVIC) Commons Block.

When: April 30 & May 1 & 2, 2019

Where: Commons Block, University of Victoria

Price:  $395.00 for individuals     $425.00 for shared tickets

What is a shared ticket?  A shared ticket allows one person from an organization to attend one or more sessions, and then return the badge to the Symposium Concierge to be picked up by someone else in the same organization to go to other session(s).  A shared ticket can have only one person at the event at a time, but can be shared by two or more people within the same organization.  

Theme:  The Changing World of Procurement

Contact:  pcop@gov.bc.ca

Sessions: An exciting agenda has been developed (see agenda at right) below are just a few of the interactive topics we have planned. 

  • Opportunities for innovation in procurement
  • Developing the procurement lifecycle – From planning to vendor management
  • Sharing of experiences – Case studies from locally and around the world including the Engaging with Indigenous audiences and Transforming Procurement in the Cayman Islands
  • A full day with Paul Emanuelli

Registration:  Use the Crown Publications online shopping cart

Broader Public Sector:  Payment by credit card will identify the Queens Printer as the merchant.

B.C. government ministries:   Credit cards are not accepted from B.C. government ministries, as per the Purchase Card Manual.  Request your finance department to provide your account coding and account number (available on your mail slip) for the purchase.

Need assistance?  Contact customer service at Crown Publications

Accommodation:  There are no hotels close to the University of Victoria.  A charter bus will leave the Hotel Grand Pacific each morning at 7:30 a.m. and return from the university at 4:15 p.m.  There are several hotels close to the Hotel Grand Pacific.  Check the accommodation listing to obtain the B.C. government rate at the hotel of your choosing.