Becoming an Adaptive Enterprise through True Digital Transformation

Join us for an inspiring dinner at the James Beard Award Winner - CANLIS!

26 June 2019
CANLIS - Seattle
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for an inspiring dinner at the James Beard Award Winner – CANLIS!

Join Tradeshift, ScoutRFP, and Sievo for an award-winning meal at Canlis, along with a group of your peers, to share and discuss digital transformation, how your company is evolving, what other companies are doing to keep up with the rate of innovation and how your business can better embrace and become an Adaptive Enterprise.

Attendance is by invitation only and is, of course, complimentary for those invited. For more information, complete the form to the right.

Becoming an Adaptive Enterprise through True Digital Transformation

Today’s world is being driven by evolving technologies leading to processes becoming increasingly automated. Hence, for many executives, business agility is a key priority. In this discussion, we will explore how Next-Gen P2P, new payment methods, and better talent management can reduce cost, mitigate risk and accelerate market development.

  • How does your organization’s perceive newer technologies such as Blockchain, Robotic Process Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Quantum Computing?
  • How are organizations approaching adaptation of digital technologies and what apprehensions regarding digitization of procurement are you hearing in the market?
  • How should we think about traditional procurement technologies versus the digital offerings coming from Industry 4.0? Are the former worthwhile?
  • How are you transforming the entire procurement process, from Source-to-Contract to Procure-to-Pay, in your organization? What are the challenges?
  • What are the top mistakes being made in digital procurement and how can they be avoided?
  • How should the case for digital procurement be articulated?

Where?

CANLIS
2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
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When?

Wednesday, 26 June 2019
5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

The Agenda:

5:30 PM: Arrival of guests and reception
6:15 PM: Welcome and short address from Tradeshift, ScoutRFP, and Sievo
6:30 PM: Dinner is served
7:30 PM: Dessert & Discussion instigated by the moderator and continued by the group
9:00 PM: Discussion brought to a close

The Venue:

Seattle’s landmark fine-dining destination for 68 years, offering contemporary Pacific Northwest fare in a midcentury-modern home.  Run by the Canlis family, Canlis is the Pacific Northwest’s most celebrated restaurant, winner of twenty consecutive Wine Spectator Grand Awards and three-time James Beard runner up for best service in the country. Voted Most Romantic, Best View, Best Service, Best Design, Top Wine List and Wine Service, Washington Family Business of the year, and Best Overall Restaurant.

Meet the Hosts:

Scout is the sourcing and supplier engagement platform trusted by procurement teams to streamline their process, manage a unified pipeline of projects, and collaborate with stakeholders and suppliers to achieve greater business impact. Over 180 global brands trust Scout’s automated sourcing platform to deliver greater impact through seamless business engagement, giving CPOs the tools they need to transform their organizations. Managing over $23 billion in project spend, Scout makes enterprise commerce faster and more transparent, reduces risk, and drives profitability. Headquartered in San Francisco, Scout is funded by New View Capital, GV, Menlo Ventures, and Scale Ventures. Read more on the Scout Blog or follow @scoutrfp on Twitter or LinkedIn.

Sievo helps businesses turn procurement data into dollars. Sievo offers a secure, cloud-based solution to analyze, manage and forecast procurement spend across any number of ERP or other source systems. Leading global businesses rely on Sievo’s AI-powered spend classification technology for more accurate, actionable and timely insights. In addition, Sievo provides exclusive procurement benchmarking solutions based on over a trillion dollars of realized procurement transactions. To unleash your procurement data visit sievo.com

Tradeshift

Founded in 2010, Tradeshift is the world’s largest business commerce platform that connects buyers and sellers. Tradeshift connects over 1.5 million companies across 190 countries, processes over half a trillion USD in transaction value yearly, and has a marketplace containing 28 million SKUs. It offers solutions for procure to pay, supplier engagement and financial services, and enables companies and partners to build custom or commercial apps on its business commerce platform. Tradeshift is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Copenhagen, New York, London, Paris, Suzhou, Chongqing, Tokyo, Munich, Frankfurt, Sydney, Bucharest, Oslo, and Stockholm.

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