ProcureCon Indirect East 2019

March 25 - 27, 2019

Omni Amelia Island, FL

Tandra Davis


SVP, Head of Procurement and Administration
Ipsos

DAY 2 - Tuesday, March 26, 2019: Delivering On The Message: Talent. Technology, and Process Excellence

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019


2:00 PM Panel: Transforming Your Procurement Organization In A Global Environment

As emerging markets assume a greater role in the global economy, traditional supply models that have shaped global commerce are expected to change dramatically.  What can you do now to prepare?  This panel will help answer that question and provide you with insight regarding:
Pre-globalization due diligence
•Where does globalization vs. regionalization make sense
•What service providers are offering truly global solution
•Getting your regional partners on board

3:40 PM Panel: Procurement Transformation War Stories – The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

If you are looking to start up a transformation effort or accelerate an existing initiative, you won’t want to miss this informative panel that will teach you how to move forward a transformation initiative in any organization, regardless of size or scope.
•Developing the case for procurement transformation
•Incorporating digitization efforts within a transformation initiative
•Understanding how transformation efforts can fall short of expectations
•Determining when a transformation effort is complete.

DAY 3 – Wednesday, March 27, 2019: Actioning Emerging Practices (Practitioner Only Day)

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019


11:30 AM Interactive Roundtable Discussions

These interactive roundtable sessions take a deep dive into the specific areas you came to learn about. Sit and learn in an intimate format from the speakers who have had an impact on their company and industry. Take control of your own event experience and don’t be shy! Ask questions (or answer them!) alongside other conference attendees who are dealing with the same challenges as you network with industry peers with very similar challenges, interests and responsibilities.

1.Talk To Me: Stakeholder Communication Jake Bealke, Sr. Manager – Global Real Estate & Corporate Services, Edgewall Personal Health
2.Keeping Score: Scorecarding and Benchmarking John Miller, Manager, Indirect Sourcing, KONE Americas
3.Working With GPOs Tim Gross, Global Lead, Indirect Procurement, McCormick & Co.
4.Entrepreneurship In Procurement Jill Robbins, Director Global Procurement, Elanco Animal Health and Jennifer Black, Advisor, Global IT Procurement, Elanco Animal Health
5.Strategy in Supplier Relationship Management Julia Ekelman, Manager, COE/Supplier Performance Management, HERE Technologies
6.Change Is Good: Procurement Transformation Tandra Davis, SVP, Head of NA Procurement and Administration, IPSOS
7. Do The Right Thing: Corporate Social Responsibility
8.Stay Nimble: Procurement Agility That Supports The Business

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Tandra.

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