COVID-19/Coronavirus

The Supply Management Forum - Private Sector will take place as scheduled on Tuesday 5 May at etc.venues Norton Folgate, London.

CIPS and Haymarket Media Group (who deliver events on behalf of CIPS) are following the current guidance from the UK Government and the World Health Organisation and as such this event will be taking place as planned. Our priority during this time is the safety of our event attendees and our teams, and we will continue to closely monitor the development of the COVID-19/Coronavirus and any potential impact on our event.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Emelda McBirney


Head of Procurement, Marie Curie
Emelda McBirney is the head of procurement for Marie Curie, managing the direct and indirect spend categories for across the charity.
She has extensive purchasing and procurement experience spanning 29 years from a range of sectors including pharmaceuticals and Tech and Telecommunications.

Member of CIPS, member of the DMA & Dip DM IDM .