Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) will discuss their approach to Social Value – including Fair Work First, Community Benefits/Community Wealth Building and Sustainable Procurement – to support the understanding of what is looked for in the tender process with this webinar.
HIE is the Scottish Government’s economic and community development agency for the north and west of Scotland and is hosting this event from 10:30 – 12:00 on Tuesday 2nd November 2021.
HIE help build a prosperous, inclusive and sustainable economy across the Highlands and Islands, attracting more people to live, work, study, invest and visit. HIE’s role is to develop sustainable economic growth across the region and HIE have offices across the region helping communities and businesses to develop and grow.
Local businesses and social enterprises will receive invaluable insight into HIE’s Procurement Strategy which was updated in June 2021 and their forward plan of contract opportunities which are anticipated to be procured over the next year.
HIE will discuss its approach to Social Value – including Fair Work First, Community Benefits/Community Wealth Building and Sustainable Procurement to support your understanding of what is looked for in the tender process. This webinar also includes a live Question and Answer session- so get your questions ready!
10.30: Introduction from the Supplier Development Programme
10.35: Welcome from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE)
11.30: Question & Answer session
How to prepare for this event
You can attend the webinar from the comfort of your own desk – the joining instructions and Cisco WebEx link are contained within the confirmation email received at the time of booking, and also within the reminder emails. Feel free to join the webinar before the start time!