DAY 2 - Tuesday, March 26, 2019: Delivering On The Message: Talent. Technology, and Process Excellence
Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
Whether you’re embarking on a global initiative or just trying to stay ahead of Trump’s trade war, you won’t want to miss this engaging discussion of what priorities you need to take now with your suppliers to lead your organization through any geopolitical storm that is currently brewing. You’ll shine like the sun in your next meeting with your CFO when asked what you’re doing to prepare!
•What steps you should take now to address current risk environment
•Key risk areas and how to address them
•How procurement can stay ahead of the curve
DAY 3 – Wednesday, March 27, 2019: Actioning Emerging Practices (Practitioner Only Day)
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
Has your company set ambitious targets for sustainable sourcing in its future? While these are often generated by the CEO, it is often down to procurement to find a practical way to achieve these goals. Managing short term financial budgets while trying to secure a long term sustainable supply can create conflicting strategies, but the benefits reaped by practicing sustainable procurement and corporate responsibility can be enormously rewarding.
•Aligning sourcing initiatives to company ethics
•How recycling materials and services can result in a cost effective initiative
•Local environmental and human rights regulations
•Establishing a sustainable, progressing procurement strategy
•Assessing and quantifying sustainable procurement processes