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ITAC Executive Briefing Series with Tom Ring

March 12, 2013

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Do you want to know more about the procurement reform initiatives of Public Works and Government Services (PWGSC)? Would you be interested in finding out how the process for government suppliers will be changing?

Then you need to be at the ITAC Executive Briefing that is taking place on March 12, 2013.  The event speaker, Mr. Tom Ring, Assistant Deputy Minister of Acquisitions Branch at PWGSC, will be delivering a presentation on “Smart Procurement” that will focus on PWGCS’s reform initiatives to make the procurement process faster and more cost-effective as well as how the process for government suppliers will be changing.

So please join us for what we believe will be a very informative event that:

  • Provides a unique opportunity for Industry/Government discussion on the Government’s ICT transformation
  • Is essential for organizations interested in the Government's ICT services and upcoming procurements.
Date Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Time 7:30 - 8:30am - Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00 am - Welcome, Presentation and Q&A
Location Sheraton Hotel, 150 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario  (Rideau Room – 2nd Floor)
Register Click here to register

For further information or for sponsor opportunities, please contact Micheline Lepage at (613) 238-4822 x 2245 or email or Linda Oliver at (613) 238-4822 x 2222 or

See you on March 12th!

Tom RingAs Assistant Deputy Minister, Acquisitions Branch at PWGSC, Mr. Ring is responsible for the entire procurement and contracting cycle of major commodities from highly specialized military equipment to common office supplies. Mr. Ring has over 30 years’ experience in the public service, having held senior positions at the Department of National Defence, Coast Guard, Privy Council Office, and Canadian Heritage. He has also recently completed a MBA program at the Royal Military College.