Consero’s 2017 Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Forum to Address Development of a Strategic Department Vision

Originally Published in EINPresswire.com | April 11, 2016 | By Paul Mandell

Consero announces topics to be discussed at its biannual 2017 Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Forum

Bethesda, MD – (October 27, 2016) — Consero Group, an international leader in hosting high-level, invitation-only events for senior executives, announced today that it will hold its Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Forum on January 22–24, 2017, at The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. The upcoming forum will examine issues including how procurement executives can measure metrics and determine better analytics to drive high performance.

“In a time of increasing competition, it is important for these executives to leverage their data to identify sourcing trends and opportunities to become more efficient,” said Paul Mandell, Founder and CEO of Consero. “This program will bring together senior procurement executives to share best practices that can help lead their companies in the right direction.”

Featured speakers include, among others: Chris Chandler, Vice President of Strategic Sourcing of MoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc.; David Lamb, Vice President of Global Procurement of Energizer; and Lynn Ineson, Global Head of Procurement Support Services, Clif Bar & Company.

Additional Topics will include:

  • Implementing E-Procurement Technology For Process Improvement: This panel will examine ways to connect needs of people, processes, and technologies, as well as determine how to prioritize operation cost reductions and streamline processes.
  • Driving Growth Through Global Procurement: Participants will discuss performance measures, shifting from offshoring to onshoring and reshoring, and mitigating risk to ensure growth. Panelists will discuss the value companies can gain through using globally outsourced providers.
  • Creating A Risk Management Plan That Protects Your Business: The discussion will analyze IT risk management plans, how global regulatory frameworks affect risk profiles, and disaster relief modeling. This panel will also focus on how to identify and prioritize different types of risk within the organization.

About Consero

Founded in 2010, Consero Group is an international leader in creating industry-specific events for senior-level executives in industries that include: Legal, Compliance, Shared Services, Customer Experience, Finance, IT, HR, Procurement among others. With programs in both the U.S. and Europe, Consero is best known for transforming the executive experience through intimate, invitation-only programs in a sophisticated learning environment with high-level content. For more information on Consero, please visit www.consero.com

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