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City of Toronto : Social Procurement Program: Networking with Diverse Suppliers

WBE Canada Certified Diverse Suppliers are invited to register to connect for this opportunity to network with and learn about City of Toronto purchasing.


Date and Time

Thu, 17 May 2018,  9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT



Metro Hall | 55 John Street | Rotunda | Toronto, ON M5V 3C6 | Canada


This event is free but you must register.



Purchasing and Materials Management Division (PMMD) & Social Development, Finance and Administration Division (SDFA), invite diverse suppliers to Social Procurement Program: Networking with Diverse Suppliers. At this event booths will be represented by various City Divisions.  Certified diverse suppliers will have an opportunity to network and to learn about City purchasing trends.

Adopted by City Council in 2016, the Social Procurement Program was developed to address some of the recommendations outlined in the Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy and was fully implemented across the organization in 2017.

Here's a list of City Divisions who will be hosting booths at the event:

  • Long Term Care Homes & Services
  • Fire Services
  • Shelter Support and Housing Administration
  • Toronto Water
  • Facilities Management
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Fleet Services
  • Engineering & Construction Services
  • Transportation Services
  • Toronto Paramedic Services
  • Municipal Licensing and Standards
  • Toronto Employment & Social Services
  • Information & Technology
  • Children Services
  • Social Development, Finance & Administration
  • Environment & Energy
  • City Stores
  • Park Forestry & Recreation


Special guests:

  • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
  • Toronto University
  • Region of Peel


Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Rotunda

Toronto, M5V 3C6


Starts: 2018-05-17 09:00:00
Ends: 2018-05-17 13:00:00