Central London to host bi-annual event for procurement innovation

eWorld Procurement & Supply has taken up the mantle since 2001 to provide senior procurement,…...

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eWorld Procurement & Supply has taken up the mantle since 2001 to provide senior procurement, finance, and supply chain executives a glimpse of the latest innovations and technologies making an entry into procurement.

It will be hosting its next bi-annual event for procurement innovation next month, October 2018, at the QEII Centre in central London. The event will start on 3 October, with an impressive panel of speakers from multiple industries and domains.

Speakers at the event

eWorld Procurement & Supply offers an effective platform for procurement professionals to stay up-to-date with the latest developments and market trends while also being in-the-know for the hottest topics in the industry at present.

This year, notable speakers will be addressing participants. Some of the panel members participating in the event include:

Bill Burkland – Head of Amazon Business

Emma Freiha – Senior Manager, LEGO Corporation

Chris Hinfray – Director of International Development, TK’Blue Agency

Sam De Silva – Partner, Technology & Outsourcing CMS UK

Benefits of attending the eWorld Procurement & Supply event

Senior executives from public, commercial and third sectors can attend for free. They will enjoy complimentary access to more than 30 seminars, receive practical advice and recommendations on how to benefit from new technologies. They will also have the opportunity to take part in interactive workshops to share experiences, challenges and industry knowledge their peers. On top of all this, they will have access to case studies from leaders and decision makers across the procurement domain.

The event will focus on trending and relevant procurement topics, including:

Procurement advocacy and stakeholder engagement
Procurement automation
Managing uncertainty and risk in a volatile world
Internet of Things and its effects on procurement
Understanding cloud-based procurement
Using social media for procurement
Contract management
Procurement metrics
Risk management and legislation
Sustainable procurement
Building a career in procurement

Senior procurement leaders will be able to network in the evening at the drinks reception. Even if you are not a senior executive, it will be worth your while to attend this event. Registration is free and attending the event will allow professionals who are interested in taking up procurement as a career to develop their knowledge and build a profile with key industry decision-makers.

Steve Trainor

Steve has over 28 years of success as CPO, MD and Procurement BPO leader in a range of industries. Steve is COO at Odesma, responsible for Odesma’s delivery capability & infrastructure.

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