NTU's Supplier Forum and Supplier Recognition 2016

Lunch and awards ceremony

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The Annual Supplier Forum and Awards is an opportunity for our suppliers to hear from NTU about our strategy, direction, values and important programmes, while also allowing us to recognise and reward the efforts and achievement within our supply chains.

  • From: Wednesday 27 April 2016, 12 am
  • To: Wednesday 27 April 2016, 12 am
  • Location: Newton building, Nottingham Conference Centre, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

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Event details

The Annual Supplier Forum and Awards is an opportunity for our suppliers to hear from NTU about our strategy, direction, values and important programmes, while also allowing us to recognise and reward the efforts and achievement within our supply chains.

The awards are free to enter and attend, and are open to all of our suppliers.

Entries and nominations

The award categories are:

  • Contribution to Corporate Social Environmental Responsibility
  • Contribution to Student Experience
  • Award for Innovation
  • Excellence in Customer Service
  • Best use of Technology
  • Best Cost Saving Initiative
  • Supplier of the Year (to be nominated by NTU students or staff only).

See the nominated suppliers here.

The nomination deadline has now passed.

Sponsorship

We have a small amount of exclusive sponsorship opportunities available to suppliers during this event. This provides an exciting opportunity to promote your business at the forum, and showcase the organisation during the networking event following the awards ceremony. There are two types of sponsorship available and will be granted on a first come, first served basis.

1. The headline event sponsor will have their company logo incorporated into all the event literature pre and post the event. Also included is a one page feature in the event program or table flyer, plus a premium stand space available in the networking area.

2. Main sponsors will have a one-third page biography included in the event programme or table flyer as well as the opportunity to provide a stand in our networking area.

If you are interested in sponsoring the event please email us for further details.

Our 2015 winners 

  • Epona Clothing: Contribution to Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility - for supplying Nottingham Trent Students' Union with high quality and ethical clothing. All of their products carry the Fairtrade mark.
  • DTP SolutionPath: Contribution to Student Experience - for the Tutor Dashboard, which provides sophisticated data analytics to ensure students get the best possible experience with their personal tutor.
  • ePrint Direct: Award for Innovation - for their partnership with NTU in launching Skyline, a 'web-to-print' product that enables online access to professional print.
  • Blueprint Promotional Merchandise: Excellence in Customer Services – for providing excellent customer service and consistently deliver a high volume of quality goods.
  • AB Sciex: Best Cost Saving Initiative - for their commitment to NTU research in giving the John van Geest Cancer Research Centre a six-month free loan of a mass spectrometer, crucially saving several weeks of analysis.
  • IBM and Simpson Associates: Best Use of Technology - for the consolidation and automation of staff, financial planning models, student numbers and income to enable production of five-year plans and HEFCE forecasts.

The overall Supplier of the Year was awarded to DTP SolutionPath.

Programme

  • 11.30 am: Registration
  • 12 pm: Presentation from Vice Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck
  • 12.45 pm: Buffet lunch
  • 1.15 pm: Presentation from Gill Askew, Head of Procurement
  • 2 pm: Table quiz for John van Geest Cancer Research Centre (donations optional)
  • 2.30 pm: Awards presentation
  • 3 pm: Networking
  • 4 pm: Close

Booking information

If you would like to attend this event please register here.

If you experience any problems with the booking process please email us.

Location details

Room/Building:

Newton building, Nottingham Conference Centre

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Burton Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

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