Emcee Lester Leo was the emcee for the AGC Public Procurement Conference.
More than 500 attendees, including representatives from ministries, statutory boards, the Attorney General’s Chambers, Brunei Darussalam and Indonesia attended the conference.
Notably, distinguished King’s Counsel Valentina Sloane KC from the UK provided valuable insights into tender non-compliance, evaluation frameworks, and pertinent issues, contextualising them within the local landscape while drawing parallels with UK and EU practices.
This collaborative platform facilitated a robust exchange of knowledge and experiences. The perspectives shared by the speakers and during the panel Q&As shed light on practical challenges faced locally.
Attendees learned how to navigate through common procurement pitfalls, equipping themselves with tools to uphold excellence in their endeavours.
The event underscored the potential for cross-industry learning and improvement.
By focusing on actionable insights, the conference undoubtedly contributed to enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of public procurement processes.