Breakout 16: Business Continuity Planning in 2020: Preparing for the Unexpected

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 13:30

Global uncertainty has challenged enterprises everywhere to adapt to rapidly changing circumstances with agility and resilience. Strategic sourcing and procurement teams are instrumental not only in navigating the unexpected, but also in protecting the future of their businesses. Join Hyland Software Sourcing Manager, Kylene Roberts, for an in-depth discussion on how her team is increasing collaboration and ensuring the business runs smoothly - from anywhere.

You will learn:

  • How to prioritize collaboration while pivoting to entirely remote operations
  • How to mitigate risk in your supply base and ensuring business continuity
  • How to enable Sourcing to act more strategically by empowering business users

Lifecycle Phase: Optimization

Kylene Roberts

Manager, Sourcing
Hyland Software

Kylene is the Manager of Sourcing for Hyland, responsible for sourcing, vendor management, and vendor contracting.  Kylene has 17 years Supply Chain, Procurement, and Sourcing experience, including Legal experience in vendor contract creation and negotiation.  In her time at Hyland, Kylene has been an integral part of creating a centralized Sourcing Department for the organization. 

Ahmad Jiwani

Product Marketing Manager
Scout RFP, a Workday Company

Ahmad Jiwani is a Product Marketing Manager for Scout RFP, a Workday company. In this role, he leads the direction and execution of go-to-market activities, including product messaging, positioning and launch, for the Scout RFP Platform. Prior to this role, Ahmad led the product marketing function at Workday for their Spend Management solution portfolio. He has also held several sales and marketing roles at other leading tech companies in the past.

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