Who should attend
Students from all educational backgrounds welcome.
About the course
From recognizing a need to issuing a purchase order, Participants will learn the essentials of determining quantity, specifications and price that are the cornerstones of procurement. This course covers a variety of procurement scenarios: repetitive purchases of production materials, procuring one-time low-cost items, large capital goods acquisition and securing commodities under long-term supply contracts. The opportunities and challenges of international procurement versus domestic procurement will be discussed. Participants will gain a broad understanding of the role of procurement and the various ways it can be organized.
Matt Miller is a lecturer on education and associate dean for Learning and Teaching at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where he has taught since 2006. He is faculty chair of Harvard’s Institute for Management and Leadership in Education (MLE), a leading residential institute for the pro...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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