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Events

A Two-Day Hackathon on Your New Procurement Software Project

We wrote earlier this year about a new European procurement event making its debut this autumn – Digital Procurement World will take place 18-19 September […]

Procurement with Purpose Continues to Gain Pace

SAP Ariba Live

We attended the SAP Ariba Live event earlier this month, but we couldn't make the Sustainability Summit that preceded it, however, our good friend and ex-colleague […]

Innovation Summit Part 2 – Procurement’s Roles Will Be Driving Innovation, Supplier, Customer and Stakeholder Relationships

Yesterday in Part 1, I gave an overview of the main themes of the Tradeshift Innovation Summit in Copenhagen recently. Today, I’ll let you in […]

Innovation Summit – Tech Will Automate 90% of Our Procurement Decisions within 3 Years

I hadn’t realised that Denmark is internationally recognised as a leader in several aspects of innovation, including clean technology, biotech and IT. It’s no surprise […]

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 […]