Transforming Procurement into an Agile Function
Tradeshift and our partners are pleased to invite senior procurement and supply chain executives to an exclusive evening of fine dining and networking with your peers. Come by at 6pm for a drink followed by an exquisite 5 course tasting dinner at the critically acclaimed Blackbird restaurant, home to the award winning Executive Chef, Paul Kahan.
Join the conversation with leading experts and like-minded professionals in this relaxed atmosphere; exchange ideas and debate key issues around procurement transformation.
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Blackbird Restaurant – Downtown Chicago
Tuesday, November 15 2016
Guest Speaker – Kurt Albertson: The Hackett Group
Kurt Albertson is a Principal with The Hackett Group with revenue and program responsibility for North American Strategic Advisory programs focusing on client delivery, managing relationships, and business development. Mr. Albertson works with over one hundred Global 1000 companies providing strategic direction and best practice business advice within Procurement and Finance. Mr. Albertson has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and other major publications, has been the key note speaker at many national events, and travels globally to support client objectives.
For all executives, enabling business agility is key priority. Supply chain and procurement are two particular areas that can have a tremendous impact on overall agility. Fostering innovation, digitizing processes, connecting and collaborating with all your suppliers and much more. But, is your organization structured to be agile or bureaucratic? How does procurement become more agile and add value where needed, quickly? How do measure the impact and value of agility to the business?
C2FO is the world’s market for working capital and risk-free profit. C2FO is the only working capital exchange that allows companies to optimize their working capital positions in a live marketplace. Companies across the globe use C2FO to increase their operating income while simultaneously producing vital working capital flows to their supply chain. C2FO is Collaborative Cash Flow Optimization.
SynerTrade is a leading provider of cloud-based digitalization solutions to Procurement and Controlling. We provide efficient software applications which accelerate purchasing processes while simplifying everyday work in: Strategic Sourcing, Operative Procurement, Contract Management, SRM & Spend Analysis. We have helped more than 500 global companies meet all procurement challenges. Our eProcurement Suite Accelerate™ offers best-in-class technologies in: cloud, big data, collaboration & mobility. Through our parent group Econocom, we are profiting from a workforce of almost 10,000 employees and 40 years of experience.
Blackbird – Elegant and Imaginative Midwestern Cuisine