Home > News and Events > Calendar > Preparing for Successful Book Procurement - Session One

Preparing for Successful Book Procurement - Session One

Is your project putting in place what is needed to ensure timely procurements of high-quality, low-cost reading materials? GRN is holding the first of a series of sessions on developing effective book procurements. You will have an opportunity to hear perspectives from industry experts engaged in publishing, printing, and distribution, as well as individuals providing advisory support to early grade reading programs and Ministries of Education.

Session One in our series will focus on preparing for a successful procurement, including:

  • The roles of major actors in the book supply chain
  • Criteria to consider when preparing your book procurement package
  • How to attract bidders
  • Project management principles
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 09:30 to 12:00
Hosting Organization: 
Global Reading Network
Penelope Bender
Roel da Haas
Linda Hiebert
David Muita