Category Archives:
Events

Meeting New Tech Vendors, Consultancies and Consortia at eWorld this Autumn

The eWorld Procurement and Supply conference this year seems to have only just passed, but here it comes round again for its second showing on […]

Back To The Future (of NHS Procurement) – A Lesson in Time With Help from Mr H G Wells 

Today (June 18) at the HCSA’s Summer Conference at Whittlebury Hall, Towcester, about 300 senior procurement professionals, national policy makers, commissioners, professional and technical experts […]

Zycus Horizon (Part 2) – How Zycus Fits Into the Heineken Landscape  

In Part 1 yesterday of our account from the Zycus Horizon event in Budapest last week, we talked about the Zycus success journey and learnt […]

Zycus Horizon – Coffee Republic Success Story and Zycus Spills the Beans on Exciting New Developments

It’s been a week of great events in our S2P ‘vendor sphere.’ I spent Monday and Tuesday of last week at the Zycus Horizon event […]

SAP Ariba Live Day 2 – Some Excellent Responses to Some Very Tricky Questions

Following on from the article from our ex-colleague and contributor Peter Smith yesterday, Day 2 is as impressive and big as Day 1. There really […]

SAP Ariba Live – Bigger Than Ever, Business Good and a Global Megastar Impresses

Many thanks to Peter Smith for reporting on Day 1 at SAPAribaLive yesterday - we'll be hearing from our GM Jenny Draper on Day 2's […]

TUI on Redirecting Procurement Resource to the Value-Add Projects

Almost one month today, Global Business Intelligence (GBI), a long-running events, marketing and multimedia firm, is holding its European CPO event - June 27 to be […]

Procurement Leaders’ World Procurement Congress: Correspondence from the Big Event

It was Procurement Leader’s World Procurement Congress last week in London’s ever popular event venue, the Intercontinental Hotel at the O2. There must have been […]

Pearls of CPO Wisdom from Global Business Intelligence Event – Part 2

Our chief marketing officer, Carina Khul, continues her roundup of ‘little gems’  learnt from the Global Business Intelligence CPO event in New York. Part 1 […]

Pearls of CPO Wisdom from Global Business Intelligence Event – Part 1

We don’t usually like to duplicate articles on Spend Matters, but our US-based chief marketing officer, Carina Khul, recently attended the Global Business Intelligence CPO […]

Procurement Technology Developments – Separating the Hype from the Reality

Next month, June 12, we have a new webinar in association with GEP – a global leader in unified procurement and supply chain solutions for […]

Ivalua in Paris – Painting an Impressive Picture, Part 2

In his first article on the Ivalua Now conference recently in Paris, Peter Smith focused on the firm itself, with some thoughts on AI. Today, he […]