ISM: What Procurement Organizations Need Most – Flexibility + Agility
This on-demand webinar gives you the tools and insights to take procurement from the department of cost-cutting to the enabler of agility.
What the webinar covers:
Procurement agility means being proactive – not waiting for change, but leading it. That’s how responsive organizations stay competitive.
Analytics, technology, collaboration. Procurement agility comes in many shapes and sizes, from market intel and data access to risk management, customer service and supplier relationships. However nimble your procurement organization is now, there is always more you can do.
Get your procurement organization on the path to flexibility and agility – register and watch now.
What you will learn:
- What agility means in the context of procurement and why it matters
- Why information and collaboration are key to enabling agility
- How disruptive technologies help procurement create value for the business
- Why traditional procurement approaches need to be revisited
Vishal Patel, Director, Solutions Marketing at Tradeshift
Vishal has a background as an industry analyst within procurement and shared services ensuring a thorough understanding of market trends and best practices. He brings a deep understanding of the digital transformation that is taking place today and has advised multiple organizations around their technology strategies to help improve performance.
Joanna Martinez, Former CPO of Cushman & Wakefield
Joanna has a wealth of supply chain executive experience across consumer products, pharmaceutical, professional services, and financial services businesses, especially focusing on driving cost reductions in non-traditional spend areas and creating improvements across the entire supply chain. She joined Cushman & Wakefield as Executive MD and CPO in 2009 where she built a global procurement strategy and platform in collaboration with corporate, client and facilities management teams. Previously, she was SVP & CPO at Alliance Bernstein, she’s also held executive roles at Diageo and Johnson & Johnson.
Constantine Limberakis, Senior Director, Product Marketing Strategy & Analyst Relations, Corcentric
A thought leader in the area of procurement and supply management, Constantine has over 20 years of experience, playing strategic roles in a wide spectrum of organizations related to consulting, product marketing, product development and market research. Throughout his career, he’s engaged business leaders and the broader analyst and technology community with strategic content, speaking engagements, research, webinars, and industry articles. Constantine is focused on analyzing technology business trends and promoting leading technology around procurement and supply management.