Communications

The Procurement Modernization project has an impact on faculties, services, and administrative units across both of UBC’s campuses.

Since the project began, regular updates and newsletters have been distributed to targeted members of the university community. Copies of those communications are available below, for individuals wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the project’s progress.

Past Newsletters

Edition (pdf) Newsletter name Content
October 2018 SDM Newsletter #3 Role of the buyer and procurement partner, Sauder pilot results, and lessons learned
September 2018 UBCO SDM Newsletter #1 Project background and process
August 2018 SDM Newsletter #2 Operational changes in Supply Management and Financial Operations, SDM updates
June 2018 SDM Newsletter #1 The Service Delivery Model (SDM), SDM pilots
May 2018 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #7 Results and progress, a year in review
February 2018 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #6 Piloting the eProcurement form, strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement systems
January 2018 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #5 Support for procurement changes, strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement systems
November and December 2017 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #4 Online Payment Tool (OPT), strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement systems
October 2017 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #3 The Lean process, strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement systems
August and September 2017 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #2 Strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement technology
July 2017 Procurement Modernization Newsletter #1 Strategic sourcing, process and service delivery, procurement technology