ProcureCon Indirect Europe 2019

02 - 03 April, 2019

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Copenhagen

+ 44 (0) 207 368 9465

Zsolt Szeker

Global Head of Indirect Procurement

Day One - Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

9:20 AM ALL STAR PANEL How to develop a digital and cultural transformation strategy to inspire your leaders and employees to become a fully digitalised procurement team of the future

·         What is the digital outcome you want for your business?
·         How can you get buy in from senior stakeholders and your procurement team?
·         How can you influence your procurement function to buy digitally and influence digitally?
·         What can procurement bring to digital innovation? 

2:50 PM An exclusive insight into the Nokia team restructure: How can you move away from traditional ‘direct’ and ‘indirect’ category management to form a procurement structure that your business units and gains their buy-in?

·         Does your business understand ‘direct’ and ‘indirect’?
·         How can procurement use the same language as their customers to optimise performance?
·         How can the removal of ‘direct’ and ‘indirect’ help your supplier management?
·         How can a different way of prioritisation help your procurement structure?
·         Redesigned the processes both in procurement and in the internal business.


Discussion point 1: How are you planning to get your infrastructure prepared to cope with ever-changing milestones for digital requirements?
Discussion point 2: How can you encourage supplier diversity & inclusion and sustainability programmes within your procurement team and with suppliers to lead the way with corporate social responsibility?
Discussion point 3: How are you prioritising Agile in your strategy?  
Discussion point 4: What steps are you taking to utilise and enhance data use? 

Day 2 - Wednesday 3rd April 2019

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

4:25 PM OXFORD STYLE DEBATE - Traditional Category management is the most efficient way of buying for the internal business FOR & AGAINST

·         Traditional category management aligns with the business lines procurement buy for
·         Category management allows specialists to operate in each business unit
·         Category management allows procurement to oversee the suppliers in each business unit
·         Procurement should make life easy for the business
·         With digitalisation and technology all categories are becoming digital
·         Changing the procurement model allows for better supplier control
·         The business doesn’t understand category management

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

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