Get ready for BEE!

On Tuesday, 28 June 2022, Bordeaux, the world capital of social and solidarity economy, will host the BEE symposium for Bordeaux European Exchanges: a day of key exchanges in person and online between European regional public procurement stakeholders.

The City of BordeauxBordeaux MétropoleCCI Bordeaux-Gironde and UGAP, the French central public purchasing office, invite you to join French, Finnish, Irish, Italian, Portuguese and Dutch experts to collectively reflect on responsible European public procurement and their commitment to promoting regional economic development.

The countdown has begun! Enter the BEE universe now and discover the programme, speakers, testimonials and exclusive reports and more!

Enjoy exploring the website.

See you soon!

A word from ...


Head of the Public Procurement Unit - Directorate-General for the Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW)

"BEE is an inspiration to take European public procurement policy to the next level: towards more sustainability, innovation and social responsibility."


President of Bordeaux Metropole

"Committed for many years to an exemplary sustainable purchasing approach in all fields, Bordeaux Metropole has set the objective of better purchasing and developing sustainable public procurement. BEE 2022 will be an opportunity to discuss new initiatives in territorial public purchasing at the local, national and European levels.”


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