Programme Overview

eWorld Procurement & Supply is the UK’s most comprehensive forum for new innovations and technology applications within the procurement and supply chain function.

All delegates benefit from a complimentary programme of free keynotes, focused briefings, case studies and networking sessions, designed to deliver high-value content for senior purchasing and supply chain executives. September 2022 topics include:

  • Cognitive Procurement: Disruptive technologies will help procurement teams to better identify & react to pricing trends and inefficiencies
  • The Data Driven Procurement Process: How Apps will have a breakthrough year by filling the 'gaps' in a user-friendly way
  • Supplier Management: A new era of collaboration
  • ESG Procurement Credentials and Strategy - people, processes and technology
  • Organisational Collaboration: maintaining support of procurement and the supply chain by the C Suite and collaboration throughout is essential to meet current challenges
  • Vendor Payments Go Digital: Cryptocurrency will become the supplier payment of choice - are you prepared?
  • The Lockdown Legacy: as remote and hybrid working become the norm, focus shifts from leases to home productivity tools and equipment
  • Minimum Contact: P2P automation & paperless systems
  • Transformation in Public Procurement – the Green Paper
  • Procurement Pathways: New skillsets, career mapping & expanding influence within the enterprise
  • Combatting Inflation: it's here for the duration of 2022 and we'll explore the potential impact and what you can do to offset it
  • Digital Transformation: Evaluating, selecting and implementing new technologies


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Welcome Address


Savita Mace MSc FCIPS
Director at AstraZeneca, CIPS Lead for UK Committee Member & Visiting Lecturer at University of Sussex, UK

10:30 – 11.10 SPONSOR KEYNOTE:

Ilija Ugrinic, UK Market Director, Proactis

10:30 – 13:15

Modular Programme of 30-Minute Innovation Briefings

Choose from a series of 30-minute seminars and keynotes on the latest developments and new innovations.

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User Adoption: Recognising Procurement as a Value Creator

Paul Harding, Customer Success Director, Proactis

13:15 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:40

Innovation Briefings and a Choice of Industry Case Studies

Choose from a series of 30-minute seminars on the latest developments and new innovations.

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Closing Keynote:

Christopher Barrat
Director, Greystone Partnership




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