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Webinar: Procurement Strategy in 2016

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As a procurement professional, defining strategies and turning them into action plans comes with the territory. But all too often, translating procurement strategy into actionable plans can get lost in translation.

Please join our guest speakers, Sigi Osagie and Peter Smith, for a live webinar on “Putting Strategy into Action: A Roadmap for Procurement in 2016”, that addresses the critical success factors to help you deliver successful results in these 5 critical areas of procurement leadership:

Spend Analysis – where is your money going?
Challenging long standing contracts
Identifying staff and technology needs
Implementing appropriate Category Sourcing Strategies
Managing suppliers for value

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • Learn to turn procurement strategy into actionable plans

  • Hear from recognized thought leaders Sigi Osagie and Peter Smith

  • Discover the critical success factors to help you deliver results in 2016

Speakers:
SpendMatters UK/Europe
Peter Smith, Managing Director
Peter has been around procurement for 30 years as a manager, CPO and consultant. He has an MA in Mathematics from Cambridge University, is a Fellow and was 2003 President of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply. Peter is a regular speaker at conferences and workshops, and his first book, co-authored with Fiona Czerniawska, was published in June 2010 by The Economist Books; “Buying Professional Services; How to get value for money from consultants and other professional services providers.”
Procurement Mojo
Sigi Osagie, Writer, Speaker, Consultant
Sigi is a Chartered Engineer; member of the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET), the Society of Authors and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS); and a Six Sigma Black Belt. He holds an MBA from Durham University Business School and a BEng (Hons) from Greenwich University.
27

Jan

2016

11:00 - 12:00 PM
(GMT -4)

(Duration - 60 minutes)

ATTENDANCE FEE - FREE

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