EVENTS

 

Spring 2018

The Government of Nova Scotia is offering a variety of information sessions and workshops. All businesses interested in supplying goods and services to the government are encouraged to attend.

Introduction to E-bidding and Doing Business with the Government of Nova Scotia

As of December 11, 2017 the Government of Nova Scotia launched an online e-bidding tool. This applies to specific* competitions for all Provincial departments, the Nova Scotia Health Authority and the IWK Health Centre. Registration with Ariba Discovery is required to participate.

These sessions will provide an overview of then new e-bidding system, how to register, where to find opportunities, asking questions and how to access help.

All businesses interested in supplying goods and services to the government are encouraged to attend.

Schedule:

April 24, 2018 – 10:00am – 12:00pm – New Glasgow –REGISTER NOW

April 26, 2018 – 10:00am – 12:00pm – Webinar – REGISTER NOW

May 1, 2018 – 10:00am – 12:00pm – Liverpool – REGISTER NOW

May 16, 2018 – 10:00am – 12:00pm – Webinar – REGISTER NOW

Public Procurement: Improving Your Bid

Would you like to learn more about how to bid? This session is designed for participants who are ready for a more detailed overview of the bidding process and provides key information to help you bid on opportunities, including:

  • the different types of solicitation documents
  • the main elements of a solicitation document and how to respond to them
  • how bids are evaluated and suppliers are selected
  • how to follow-up after receipt of the bidding process results
  • best practices, tips and suggestions

Participants will hear from the Province of Nova Scotia and the Federal Office of Small and Medium Enterprises.

Schedule:

May 8, 2018 – 9:00am - 12:00pm – Truro – REGISTER NOW

May 30, 2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm – Bridgewater – REGISTER NOW