Upcoming events calendar

In the upcoming months, representatives from the Office of the Procurement Ombudsman (OPO) will be participating in several public events. These events enable the Office to learn about procurement issues, share information, and inform Canadians about the role and services of the Office. For our stakeholders, these events provide opportunities to share experiences and be heard.

Upcoming events

August 23, 2017—Ottawa

Title:
Ottawa town hall meeting
Type:
Town hall meeting (English presentation with bilingual question period)
Location:
To be determined
Time:
9:30 am to 10:30 am (EDT)
Details:
OPO officials will host a town hall session where National Capital Region suppliers can learn more about OPO's services and share their feedback on selling to the federal government. Space is limited to this free event, so please register by sending a message to claude.dubois@opo-boa.gc.ca or by calling 613-947-9723.

October 3, 2017—Ottawa

Title:
Orleans Chamber of Commerce – Economic Symposium
Type:
Information Kiosk
Location:
Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Ottawa, ON K1E 0A1
Time:
5:30 pm to 9 pm (EDT)
Details:
Along with economic development representatives from Federal, Provincial and Municipal levels, OPO officials will host an information kiosk at this Symposium that helps businesses navigate through the complex dealings of government agencies for funding and support. This event will also showcase what East Ottawa has to offer businesses. For more information or to register, check out the symposium’s website.

October 18-19, 2017—Charlottetown

Title:
Charlottetown town hall meeting
Type:
Town hall meeting (English presentation with bilingual question period)
Location:
To be determined
Date:
October 18, 2017
Time:
To be determined
Details:
OPO officials will host a town hall session where Charlottetown area suppliers can learn more about OPO's services and share their feedback on selling to the federal government. Space is limited to this free event, so please register by sending a message to claude.dubois@opo-boa.gc.caor by calling 613-947-9723.
Title:
Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce—2017 Biz 2 Biz Expo
Type:
Information Kiosk
Location:
Eastlink Centre, 46 Kensington Rd, Charlottetown, PE C1A 5H7
Date:
October 19, 2017
Time:
10 am to 4 pm (ADT)
Details:
OPO officials will host an information kiosk at this expo featuring a business-to-business trade show with over 125 exhibitors. The annual Biz 2 Biz Expo is Atlantic Canada’s premiere business to business showcase and networking event. The Expo is held during Small Business Week and provides participants the opportunity to network and showcase their products and services. For more information or to register, check out the expo’s website.

October 19, 2017—Laval

Title:
2017 Quartier des affaires du Québec Conference
Type:
Information Kiosk
Location:
Château Royal Reception and Convention Halls, 3500 du Souvenir Boulevard, Laval, QC H7V 1X2
Date:
October 19, 2017
Time:
8:30 am to 5 pm (EDT)
Details:
Held during Small Business Week, OPO officials will host an information kiosk at this innovation conference that will help business people reach a higher level of efficiency. This conference was designed to help entrepreneurs keep abreast of market trends and developments. For more information or to register, check out the Congrès Quartier des affaires du Québec website (French only).