The Art of Tendering: Seminar with SCMA BC

Featuring new content from Paul Emanuelli’s forthcoming new book The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, this program will cover the most important issues facing public procurement professionals with a focus on how domestic and global trends are [...]

Tribunal Dismisses Post-Award Complaint

By: Anna Krol In its March 2018 determination in Atlantic Catch Data Ltd. v. Department of Public Works and Government Services, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal dismissed a complaint about a personnel change which occurred after the award of the [...]

Award Struck Down Due to Non-Compliant Bid

By: Anna Krol In its May 2018 determination Dynamic Engineering Inc. v. Department of Public Works and Government Services, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal struck down a contract award after determining that the government improperly awarded a contract to a non-compliant [...]

Trade Winds Expanding Open Public Procurement

By Paul Emanuelli The following article was published in the April 2018 issue of Purchasing B2B magazine.  With the US threatening to build a wall, tear down the NAFTA and start trade wars with China, the UK heading into a [...]

Using Treaty-Compliant NRFPs [Recording Available]

While Canada’s new trade treaties have formally recognized Negotiated RFPs, many Canadian institutions were ahead of the adoption curve and have years of experience successfully deploying flexible formats in their major projects and day-to-day procurements. From early adopters to recent [...]