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The Future of Procurement – Our Hot Topic For A Hot Summer

Our pub debate last week was my last “event” of the pre-summer season. No more webinars, conferences speeches, workshops or the like until September now. […]

Procurement in a Digitised World – Basware Dinner Discussion Ponders the Future

A couple of weeks back, a group of CPOs came together under the Alchemy Club banner at a very pleasant dinner at the Covent Garden […]

AI and Sourcing – What Might the Future Process Look Like?

It is still not clear exactly how certain new technology will affect the world of procurement. For instance, while some blockchain applications are developing, and […]

An Invitation to Dinner for Senior Execs To Discuss the CPO’s Future Role

I’m chairing what should be an interesting and stimulating evening session in a few weeks – June 14th to be precise. It’s badged as the […]

Edbury Daley Publishes First 2018 Recruitment Landscape Report – Signs of New Growth

Global procurement technology recruitment specialists, Edbury Daley, have just released their first report of this year looking at the past 6 months’ trends in the […]

SAP Ariba on the Future of Procurement – Should We Fear the Robots?

We mentioned in our Friday round-up the SAP Ariba "Future of Procurement” event at the impressive Royal College of Physicians in London last week. There […]

Melani Flores on Digitalization of Procurement – Highlights from BravoConnect 2017

Melani Flores heads up the Procurement Advisory Practice in EMEA for the Hackett Group. She gave the closing keynote at last week’s BravoConnect 2107 event […]

Transitioning from Being Measured on Savings to Being Measured on Value

We had a bit of a ‘galactic’ and somewhat philosophical speech from Ian Thompson, UK Senior Director at Tradeshift, at eWorld last month. But when […]

Procurement In 2020 – As Predicted in 2011 (Part 2)

Here is another one of our summer “blasts from the past”, this one from May 2011. We think it’s interesting to see how this “vision […]

Procurement In 2020 (As Predicted In 2011)

Here is another one of our summer “blasts from the past”, this one from May 2011, and we will have part 2 of this tomorrow. […]

Rob Knott on The Future of NHS Procurement

Our good friend Rob Knott, who now works with Virtualstock and was previously National Director, NHS Procurement, has written an interesting article for the HCSA (Healthcare […]