THE Institute of Supply & Materials Management conducted a Seminar on “Maximizing Profits through Best Practices in Purchasing” at Hotel Janaki recently for the benefit of professionals involved in purchasing functions in the public and private sectors.
The Seminar was inaugurated by the ISMM President Danesha Perera, Asst. Vice President of Aitken Spence Hotel Managements Ltd., The seminar elaborated on introduction to Purchasing, Strategic Procurement Planning, Biding Process, Strategic Sourcing and Bid Evaluation and was conducted by B.G.Ariyadasa, Council Member, ISMM, R.A.Fernando and H.P.W.Premadasa, Council Member and Procurement Consultant of IRQUE under the Ministry of Higher Education. ISMM also conducted a Seminar on “How to bid for Govt. Tenders” and Colombo and Kandy a few months back and hopes to conduct similar Seminars on Supply Chain related subjects for the benefit of professionals in the public and privates sectors.