Training

SIG provides training at all levels that fit any schedule. From one-hour lunch-and-learn opportunities to full-semester certifications, we can tailor and customize training to fit your company or personal needs.

SIG University is a comprehensive, online certification curriculum for those looking to upskill or increase their sourcing and outsourcing acumen. Available in a facilitated online course and supplemented by optional live training, SIG University is flexible and available 24/7.
SIG Webinars offer weekly one-hour virtual training opportunities. Thought Leadership Webinars are on top-of-mind issues in a non-commercial format, while Solution Deep Dive Webinars provide an in-depth look at a specific provider’s product or solution. Available live or on-demand, SIG webinars can be found on virtually any issue facing sourcing professionals today.
Town Hall Teleconferences bring a small group of buy-side attendees together for a one-hour interactive, open-mic conference call on procurement, outsourcing and sourcing topics.
TheExecutive Immersion Program offers practical training on real issues affecting the executive decision makers in attendance. These intensive live half-to-full day workshops dive deep on specific topics and provide opportunities for attendees to gather expertise from thought leaders, while simultaneously networking with other local colleagues.
The Student Talent Outreach program exposes students from top supply chain programs to sourcing and outsourcing executives, supply chain thought leadership and best practice online content. Because of our university partnerships, students can attend networking events, receive virtual training and interview for internships and/or full-time careers.

Training Calendar

Date Event Presented By
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 Governing Service Provider Relationships: Tips for Protecting Your Deal after the Ink Is Dry Mayer Brown
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Solution Deep Dive: Procure-to-Pay that’s simple, collaborative and effective Tradeshift
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 A Sourcing Peer’s Perspective on Outsourcing IT Services to LatAm The LatAm Alliance & AAJ Technologies
Thursday, September 21, 2017 AI and Strategic Sourcing Keelvar
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Third Party Risk Management efforts 101: Aligning Supplier Onboarding to Contract Onboarding Determine
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Strategies to Prevent Cost Impact of Third and Fourth Party Incidents MetricStream