July CPO & Executive Virtual Series





July 20, 2022

Eastern Time

Morning Agenda

8:00 - Delegate Breakfast

8:45 - Live Peer2Peer/Grand Roundtable

10:00 - NETWORKING BREAK

10:15 - When to Consult vs. Engage with Procurement by Marcel Kampen, Senior Director, RBC Global Procurement, Royal Bank of Canada

11:15 - Automation Centers of Excellence: Challenges, Opportunities and Best Practices
by Craig Nelson, Managing Director, Alsbridge, Inc.

Afternoon Agenda

12:15 - NETWORKING LUNCH

1:00 - Roundtable Breakout Sessions (Each Delegate will attend 2-3 roundtable discussions)

2:30 - Thought Leadership by SAP Ariba

3:30 - Vendor Management vs Partner Management by Sanja Cancar-Todorovic, Director – Outsourcing & Vendor Management at TELUS

4:15 - Close, Networking & Cocktail Reception

 

CPO & EXECUTIVE VIRTUAL SERIES OVERVIEW

SIG'S CPO & Executive Virtual Series is an opportunity for the most senior procurement executives to gather with their peers in an interactive virtual environment to discuss their most pressing issues. Facilitated in part by SIG Members, these small group conversations are designed to be topic-based for maximum value.

  • Exclusive two-hour sessions on topics that are relevant to CPO and Executive-level procurement practitioners across industry
  • Executive-level conversations with a limited number of attendees
  • Relevant dialogues that generate actionable takeaways
  • This Event and Future Dates Open for Sponsorship!
  • January 26, 2022
  • March 2, 2022
  • May 4, 2022
  • June 8, 2022
  • September 21, 2022
  • December 7, 2022

EVENT AGENDA

Please note that this meeting has been scheduled based upon the Eastern Time Zone

1:00     Welcome and Introductions

Buy-Side Keynote Discussion

A Day in the Life Discussion: Two buy-side executives share short stories focusing on current events, challenges, or successes

2:00     Open, Topic-Based Discussion

3:00     Adjourn

Time Zone: 
Eastern

CPO & EXECUTIVE VIRTUAL SERIES OVERVIEW

1:00-3:00 pm ET (UTC -5)

SIG's CPO & Executive Virtual Series is an opportunity for the most senior procurement executives to gather with their peers in an interactive virtual environment to discuss their most pressing issues. Facilitated in part by SIG Members, these small group conversations are designed to be topic-based for maximum value.

  • Exclusive two-hour sessions on topics that are relevant to CPO and Executive-level procurement practitioners across the industry
  • Executive-level conversations with a limited number of attendees
  • Relevant dialogues that generate actionable takeaways