Professional Seminar Series II | School of Graduate Studies

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The School of Graduate Studies (SOGS), University of Professional Studies, Accra is pleased to invite you to our Professional Seminar Series II under the theme “Aligning public procurement practices during emergencies: Harmonizing efficiency and accountability”.

The seminar series will bring together experts with diverse backgrounds in procurement. The seminar will be deliberated on three thematic areas:  practitioners perspective (non-partisan), non-profit civil organization perspective and academic perspective.

The aim of the webinar is to provide a platform for policy makers, practitioners and academia to discuss procurement related issues that affect the public purse and the industry in general and also offer solutions that could support efficient procurement processes. The webinar seeks to equip and deepen the understanding of stakeholders on emerging procurement issues, ethics and standards to ensure efficiency in procurement processes.

Chairperson: Prof. Charles Barnor [Pro-Vice-Chancellor, UPSA]


● Dr. John Kwaku Mensah Mawutor [Dean, School of Graduate Studies, UPSA]

● Mr. Frank Teye Ademan [Procurement Manager, State Interests & Governance Authority]

● Mr. David Livingstone Ashilley [Procurement Manager, West Africa Cluster, British Council]

Moderator: Nana Kwame Fosu-Boaten


Date:   Friday, September, 24, 2021.
Time:   2:00 p.m. – 4 p.m. GMT
Platform: Virtual


Please join the meeting using the following zoom link or ID and Passcode:
Meeting ID: 67154843302
Passcode: 494628

All are cordially welcome to this meeting.

Start Time

2:00 pm

September 24, 2021

Finish Time

5:00 pm

September 24, 2021