P2P Evolution: How The Past Is Powering The Future webinar

August 18, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm America/New_York
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Buyers Meeting Point - Kelly Barner - Twitter


Procurement Insights - Jon Hansen



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From procurement automation to Enabling Procurement Technology (EPT), to the number one pain point in procurement (hint: it is time and resources), and finally procurement's ascension of the corporate ladder, what does the evolution of P2P really mean to our industry's professionals.

This isn't just a talk about P2P, it is an insight into how the P2P world is continuing to change not only our industry, but the business world overall, including how it impacts you personally.

In this Webinar, we will provide you with a roadmap of the correlation between the emergence of P2P, and the increasing importance of procurement has a strategic cornerstone in business growth both domestically and internationally.

Why attend this webinar:

1. Where P2P is headed and its impact on you personally, as well as the profession as a whole.

2. What you need to do to align yourself to become a major contributor in a P2P driven world.

3. How you can leverage P2P to build and strengthen your relationships with key stakeholders both within and external to the enterprise - in particular suppliers.

More information about the speakers:

Procurement Insights - Jon Hansen - Editor-in-Chief - Twitter

As the Editor and lead writer for the PI Social Media Network's 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 aired its 1,000th episode in 2016.

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.

Information about the Organizer:

Kelly Barner owns, manages, and edits Buyers Meeting Point. She has a unique perspective on procurement from the numerous roles she has held during her 15 years in procurement. Kelly worked for Ahold USA (parent company of grocery chains Stop & Shop, Hannaford, Giant Landover, and more) on their not for resale sourcing team, specializing in systems implementation and hired services category sourcing. She spent three years as the Associate Director of consulting services at Emptoris before it was acquired by IBM in 2011.

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