The Programme - COUP 2017

Thank you to all those who attended and presented at COUP 2017.

Relive COUP 2017 by watching all keynote sessions at your convenience, just click here. 

Below you can find keynote and workshop presentations for your reference. 


Andy Davies, Angus Warren - Modern Slavery and what it means for HE

Kevin Morgan - From Good Intentions to Good Practice

Russ Huxtable - Procurement As A Force Multiplier


Amanda Snowdon - Developing Procurement Talent

Capital Law - Scrutinising the Procurement Process - lessons learnt from recent

Centerprise - Maximising The Purchase of IT

Chris Webber, The Gap Partnership - Creating Value Through Negotiation

John Thompson - Customer Service Excellence is it for you

Kevin Casey, Sheri-Leigh Miles - Responsible and Sustainable Procurement; Beyond

Larissa Morrish - EMM (Efficiency Measurement Model) and Benefits Reporting

Laura Bubb-Evans - Procurement at Swansea University - Closer Engagement with Cu

Mick Lynch - Introduction to Customer Service Excellence

Sci-Ware, Atamis - Supplier Enablement and Controlling Supply-Side Risk

Sue Hurrell - Code of Practice - Ethical Employment in Supply Chains

TEC - Buying Energy in a Complex Market

Teifion Maddocks - A SWell Way to Engage with Sustainability and Wellbeing


‌Please find below the completed programme overview for the 2017 COUP Conference. 

COUP Conference Programme Overview - September 2017


In addition to the programme, delegates will be able to speak to a range of exhibitors. The current list is below and please watch this space for updates as new exhibitors are being confirmed weekly. 

COUP 2017 Exhibitors

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