eWorld Purchasing & Supply – London – March 6th, 2012

eWorld Purchasing & SupplyeWorld Purchasing & Supply takes place on 6th March 2012 at the QEII Conference Centre in Westminster, London. Places at the event are offered free of charge to senior purchasing and finance professionals in UK businesses and public sector organisations.

Delegates at eWorld Purchasing & Supply benefit from complimentary access to more than 30 educational seminars in a single day, coupled with numerous opportunities to exchange views with their peers in the networking & exhibition area and to meet the speakers in an informal drinks reception at the end of the day.

The agenda of this one-day only event is the following:

9.30am-10.05am: Coming of Age: Supplier Networks in the Real World
10.20am-10.50am: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments
  • e-Sourcing and Logistics? How Multinational Companies Optimise their Freight Procurement (Session A)
  • P2P: The Complete and Unified Process (Session B) 
  • Decade of Cloud Procurement (Session C)
  • Do you have a Risk Management Strategy for Procurement? (Session D)
  • Issues in Cloud-Based eProcurement (Session E) 
11.05am-11.35am: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments
  • Spend Control & Cloud eProcurement: How to Achieve Maximum ROI (Session F)
  • How can Technology help you use Information more Efficiently in your Procurement Processes? (Session G)
  • Successfully Selecting and Implementing eProcurement – Avoiding the Common Mistakes (Session H)
  • e-Invoicing – The Catalyst that Integrates Financial & Physical Supply Chains (Session I)
  • Increasing User Adoption and Creating An Environment of Responsible Spending (Session J)
12.00pm-12.30pm:  Executive Insights
  • Turning Procurement Data into Procurement Savings with Software (Session 2)
  • How can ‘Next Generation’ Systems help the Procurement Professional further? (Session 3)
  • The Rise of the Networked Economy and what it Means for Purchasing (Session 4)
  • Useful and User Friendly eTendering – an Example… (Session 5)
12.45pm-1.15pm: Innovative Briefings on a Range of New Developments
  • Content Cuts Costs: Driving Savings Further and Faster with High Quality Data (Session K)
  • Basware Procurement Solutions: Enabling Operational Governance, Control & Compliance (Session L)
  • How can Travel Management help your Business in an Economic Downturn? (Session M)
  • Building Sustainable Supply Chains with e-Invoicing (Session N)
  • How to Succeed in eTendering Using Game Theory Rules (Session O)
1.15pm-2.00pm: Lunch Break & Demonstrations in Exhibition Area
  • Procurement Insights: The eWorld Leadership Debate “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Cloud?”(Keynote 6)
  • Creating Efficiencies through Category Management (Session  7)
2.45pm-3.15pm: Best Practice in Action (Part 1)
  • Finance & Purchase-to-Pay Process Transformation (Session P)
  • AstraZeneca Lab Supplies: A Strategic Approach to Category Management (Session Q)
  • Evaluating Technology Solutions: The Inside Track (Session R)
3.30pm-4.00pm: Best Practice in Action (Part 2)
  • The Road to Success: Tarmac Lead the Way in Procure-to-Pay (Session U)
  • The Met Police: A Force in Modern Procurement (Session V)
  • Metrics of Excellence to Deliver BS8903:2010 Sustainable Procurement (Session W)
4.00pm-4.30pm: Networking Session
4.30pm: Event Closes 

Leave a Reply