ProcureCon Indirect Europe 2020

03 - 04 September, 2020

Hotel Palace, Berlin

Julien Chabannas, VP of Indirect Sourcing EMEA at Schneider Electric
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Julien Chabannas


VP of Indirect Sourcing EMEA
Schneider Electric

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Julien.

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Conference Day One – 3 September 2020

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020


4:20 PM Interactive Interview: How can you use data analytic tools to rapidly evaluate which vendors can enable you to drive value, increase transparency, and reduce spend to mitigate risks?

·         How to evaluate third party vendors efficiently using cognitive technology and data analytics to maintain relationships with suppliers but also ensure they are fully compliant in protecting your brand value
·         How to best explore the technology landscape to understand what solutions are out there to ensure you secure the best partnerships for your business
·         How you can maximise SRM tools to organise suppliers by reputation and performance to select the best solution to support your teams?
·         How to leverage guided buying to ensure suppliers are ethically compliant to manage risk when selecting vendors

Conference Day Two – 4 September 2020

Friday, September 4th, 2020


3:20 PM Interactive Roundtables: Tackle the biggest challenges and opportunities facing your function with your cross sector peers to collaboratively source practical solutions

Moderator: Graham Crawshaw, Services Director, CASME
1.       eSourcing and Cognitive technologies – Exploring best practice & implementation- Robert Schneider, Head of Indirect, Sony
2.      Agile In a transformative world- Janette Evans-Turner, Head of Sourcing UK & Ireland, Zurich
3.      How to Engage your Stakeholders- Operating model to maximise your area of involvement- Harriet Liljeström-Katisko, Director of Indirect Procurement, Finnair
4.       How to position your Marketing Category-Ezio Saponari Global Category Manager- Marketing, Danone
5.       Big Data Analytics- Leveraging data to gain a competitive edge-Julien Chabannas, VP of Indirect Sourcing EMEA, Schneider Electric
6.       Consultancy Services: How do you manage supplier performance and measure ROI - Amit Chitanand, Global Indirect Procurement Manager, Unilever
7.       Expecting the unexpected: Trading services in a turbulent environment, Gustavo Sassi, Global Head of Procurement, GlobeNet
8.       Driving Business Innovation Through Supplier Diversity,Tatiana Ohm, Managing Director, Europe, AgileOne