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Webinar: Harnessing Supplier Innovation

From the Theoretical to the Practical

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Innovative ideas being in short supply is one thing, but what does an organization do when it is inundated with value improvements from suppliers and is unable to implement them? In this webinar, David Atkinson, Managing Director of consultants Four Pillars, provides a guide for taking supplier innovation from the theoretical to the practical.

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • Learn how supplier innovation fits within the practice of SRM.

  • Discover the supplier management practices that encourage supplier innovation.

  • Understand why you should place a value on innovation, whilst quantifying the costs associated with securing it.

  • Hear about a systematic approach to ensuring supplier innovation becomes a business-as-usual activity.

Who should attend:

procurement, supply chain, supplier relationship managers

Speakers:
Four Pillars
David Atkinson, Founder & Managing Director
David Atkinson, as founder and Managing Director of Four Pillars, is a consultant, trainer, lecturer and coach/mentor in the areas of Strategic Change, Procurement Transformation, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Category Management, Strategic Account Management (SAM), and Negotiation.
10

Apr

2018

12:00 - 1:00 PM
(GMT -5)

(Duration - 60 minutes)

ATTENDANCE FEE - FREE

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