Seminar Planner: March 2022 Programme

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9.30am – 10.10am

Opening Keynote

Will Robots Take My Job? New Skillsets & Career Mapping

Savita Mace MSc FCIPS, CIPS UK Mem Committee, Director, AstraZeneca

10.30am – 11.10am: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments

Keynote 2

The Future of Procurement: Value, Growth, Agility and Resilience

Ilija Ugrinic, UK Market Director, Proactis

Session A

The Future of Sustainable Procurement

Max Kent, VP of Global Procurement, Compleat Software

Session B

Continuous Improvement of Digital Procurement Solutions: Post Implementation Journey

Ravi Prakash, Head Consultancy Services Procurement, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development

Session C

Practical Steps to Increase Resilience, Innovation, Sustainability, and Supplier Collaboration

Stephen Cleminson, Alliances Director, Ivalua & Phil Pandhal, eProcurement and Supply Chain Advisor, Ivalua 

Workshop W1

Procurement with Purpose - From Concept to Implementation

Peter Smith MA FCIPS FRSA, MD, Procurement Excellence and Business Author

Coffee & Networking

11.10am – 11.40am

11.40am – 12.20pm: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments

Session E

User Adoption: Recognising Procurement as a Value Creator

Paul Harding, Customer Success Director, Proactis

Session F

Gear Up for Prompt Payment Legislation in 2022

Dmitri Krasik, Senior Executive, Medius

Session H

Data to Make the Supply Chain Sustainable

Philip King, Credit & Cash Flow Management Consultant, Company Watch

Workshop W2

Between the Spreadsheets: Classifying and Fixing Dirty Data

Susan Walsh, Founder and Managing Director, The Classification Guru

12.35pm – 1.15pm: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments

Session K

How can Software Ensure a Greener Future for Everyone?

Max Kent, VP of Global Procurement, Compleat Software

Session L

Europe, Get Ready: Preparing for New Supply Chain Due Diligence Regulations and Directives

Joseph Byrne, Principal Solutions Engineer, OneTrust

Session M

Make Your Source to Pay Application Easier to Use

Dara Syrus Elavia, Associate Director - EMEA, Whatfix

Workshop W3

ESG and Supplier Onboarding - What Should You Be Asking?

Adam Collins, Senior Manager & Peter Glass, Senior Manager, Market Dojo

Lunch & Networking

Free of charge, sponsored by Proactis

1.15pm – 2.00pm

2.00pm – 2.40pm: Case Studies: Best Practice in Action

Session O

How the Metropolitan Police are enabling London's Covid Recovery

Mark Roberts, Director of Commercial Services, Metropolitan Police Service & Anthony Tate, Director, Coupa

Session P

Purchasing with Purpose: Supporting Shift Towards Sustainable & Ethical Business

Michelle Mellor, Head of Purchasing, Krempel UK

Session Q

Effectively Ramping Up Digital Procurement and ESG Initiatives

Jenny Draper, Global Head of Strategic Accounts, Spend Matters

Workshop W4

The Changing Demands Faced by Procurement in the Covid Crisis

Andrew Daley, Director - Procurement & Spend Management, Edbury Daley

Coffee & Networking

2.40pm – 3.00pm

3.00pm – 3.40pm: Case Studies: Best Practice in Action

 

Session U

Procurement Pathways: New Skillsets, Career Mapping & Expanding Influence

Jack Greenwood, Senior Procurement Manager, Clifford Chance

Session V

Navigating the Perfect Storm; Learnings from the Most Volatile Category

Ian Nethercot MCIPS, Supply Chain Director, Probrand

Workshop W5

Cyber Security in a Post-Pandemic World

Nigel Miers, Director, Procurement Advantage

3.55pm – 4.35pm 

Closing Keynote

Building Relationships in the Blended Future

Christopher Barrat, Greystone Partnership

4.40pm: Event Closes

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