23rd September 2020

Last chance to register for LCRIG webinar

Time is running out to register for LCRIG’s first webinar, ‘Delivering innovation through collaborative procurement’.

The Local Council Roads Innovation Group (LCRIG) has teamed up with the Transport Technology Forum (TTF) and Crown Commercial Service (CCS) to deliver the event on 1 October.

It is the first in a series of webinars designed to facilitate fresh thinking in the sector.

The webinar will examine a number of topics including:

  • Procurement challenges faced by local authorities
  • How to make contracts more accessible to SMEs
  • Procurement in other sectors
  • Funding challenges
  • How to share best practice and harness innovation
  • What the future of procurement might look like.

The panel is made up of Will Britain, President of the Local Council Roads Innovation Group (LCRIG); Martin Duffy, Chief Executive of LCRIG; Darren Capes, ITS Policy Lead, Traffic and Technology Division, Department for Transport; Andrea Fitzgerald, Regional Head Business Management London & South East, Crown Commercial Service.

The event is being chaired by LCRIG Content Director Alec Peachey who said: “We’re delighted to be working with both the Transport Technology Forum and Crown Commercial Service to deliver this exclusive webinar.

“Finding the right technologies, processes and approaches to procurement will be key going forward so I’m really looking forward to hosting this discussion. It promises to shine a light on some of the problems the sector faces in this area as well as the innovative solutions available to overcome them.”

Attendees will have the opportunity to put questions to the panellists.

To register for the event click here.