About IPPC

The International Public Procurement Conference (IPPC) is a global network of public procurement practitioners and researchers from over 100 countries.

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Arusha, Tanzania

Arusha city is one of the three major cities in Tanzania other than Dar es Salaam and Mwanza. Arusha, which is located in the northern part of Tanzania.

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IPPC8 Venue Information

The conference will be held in the Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC) which is adjacent to the East African Community (EAC).

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News Release

The 8th International Public Procurement Conference

Wednesday 8th – Friday 10th August, 2018

Arusha, Tanzania

Public Procurement remains a key focus for policy makers in this time of global downturn and austerity. As such both academics and practitioners have a desire to share their research and practice in and open and transparent environment. In Arusha, Tanzania, the eighth International Public Procurement Conference (IPPC8) will take place. The IPPC is one of the largest, if not the largest, international public procurement conference globally dedicated to academic discussion and practitioner engagement. Over the last 14 years having built its profile in attracting partcipants from almost100 countries. For detailed information about IPPC8, please click here.

Best Paper Awards

There are three best paper awards, with US$2,000 for the 1st best paper, US$1,000 for the 2nd best paper, and US$500 for the 3rd best paper.

Paper Preparation Guidelines. The general format of the manuscript should be as follows....

The deadline for Abstract/Paper Proposal Submissions is 31st October, 2017...