Week 2018


Emilio Franco

Senior Director, Procurement Business Modernization, Public Services and Procurement Canada

November 22, 2018 | 3:00 pm


Emilio Franco is a highly versatile Public Service Executive, Speaker, Professor, Youth Advocate and Digital Transformer who has dedicated his career to leading projects that modernize government and make procurement awesome.

He is currently the Senior Director of Procurement Business Modernization at Public Services and Procurement Canada, where he leads a complex transformation initiative to modernize the Government of Canada’s procurement operations.

In addition to his dedication to the field of procurement, he has also worked to support the advancement of Agile, Cloud, Social Media, and other digital services in government.

He holds a Masters in Electronic Business Technologies and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Ottawa, teaches part-time as a professor of Public Sector Procurement at Algonquin College and is a member of the APEX Board of Directors.

Emilio Franco