Chief Product Officer, Determine
A global specialist in eProcurement and spend management, Julien was the founder, chairman and CEO of b-pack, which joined Determine in 2015.
In his role as the Chief Product Officer at Determine, his focus is to bring our teams and innovative technologies together to build a global industry leader in strategic sourcing, supplier management, procure-to-pay and contract management. Julien brings with him an impressive career of industry innovations, including experience implementing more than 100 projects in US, Europe and Asia behind developing advanced source-to-pay cloud solutions.
An in-demand thought leader and frequent industry speaker, Julien is an active participant in industry associations including Once Connect, American SAP Users Group, Technology Association of Georgia, French American Conference of Entrepreneurs and the Young Entrepreneurs Initiative. Prior to founding b-pack, he was a product manager at Schneider Electric, responsible for the design of a new generation of nuclear safety software that is now used in almost every nuclear power generating station in the world. A French national, Julien has a degree in computer science engineering from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Toulouse. He does his best innovative work while paragliding, biking or climbing mountains all over the world.
Putting AI to Practical Use for Procurement & Contract Management
Classification, recommendation, prediction, conversation … There’s no shortage of hype about artificial intelligence going around. Instead of adding to it, we want to help you separate fact from science fiction to understand what the practical impact of AI will be on procurement and contract management.
Benefits of attending this session:
> Learn which procurement and contracting problems AI can address
> How the various aspects of AI are filtering down into solution functionality – now, and in the future.