Editor, Procurement Insights
As the editor and lead writer for the Procurement Insights Blog, Jon Hansen has written nearly 3,000 articles and papers; as well as five books on subjects as diverse as supply chain practice, public sector policy, emerging business trends and social media. In addition to being a much sought-after speaker and moderator internationally, Jon is also the host of the highly acclaimed PI Window on The World Show on Blog Talk Radio, which has aired more than 800 episodes since its initial broadcast in March 2009. A two-time Ottawa Finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, out of a group of 15,000, Blog Talk Radio named Jon Hansen as one of their top 300 hosts.
Overcoming the Three Obstacles to Procurement’s Digital Transformation
According to a McKinsey survey of 1,650 incumbent or industry-leading firms globally, less than 25% of these organizations have a tangible digital transformation strategy. In short, and despite the warnings from McKinsey and others, most companies are “stuck” in a holding pattern.
From a supply chain and procurement standpoint, the movement to digital is even more glacial despite its strategic importance for companies competing in the emerging global digital economy.
In this session, Procurement, Insight’s Jon Hansen will identify the three major obstacles to digitally transforming your procurement practice, including what steps you can take to overcome them.