2018 Conference Theme

Looking at the bigger Procurement picture:

Intersection of People, Digitization and Innovation

"One of the best summits I have attended! Appropriate themes, relevant presentations bases on the audience, which is critical and often missed."
——VF, Director Global Material Supply – Asia

As global economies improve, procurement has a pivotal role to play in increasing supply chain transparency, accessing supplier innovation, and delivering enterprise wide cost reduction. Value Chain will be a key enabler for procurement to ensure alignment with the business. The procurement organization is looking at the bigger picture and focusing on the intersection of People, Digitization and Innovation.

PSS2018 will bring together global brightest minds in procurement from leading global businesses to accelerate the performance of your procurement function. We will discuss on the new role and trends of Procurement, and showcase solid real life best practices on strategic supplier collaboration and innovation, proven cost improvement strategies, new areas of risk, digital concepts, operating models and real life category strategies in different industries. We trust this will be a great opportunity to learn from each other across different industries!

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Value-based Sourcing
  • Collaborative Cost Optimization
  • Procurement Innovation
  • New Procurement Trends
  • Future of Procurement
  • Strategic Alliance
  • Global Sourcing and Barriers to Trade
  • AI Technology and Digital Solutions
  • Advanced Analytics and Block Chain
  • Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management
  • Risk Management
  • Indirect Sourcing Strategy
  • Strategic Category Management
  • Impact of US-China trade war on Procurement

Past Event Review

PSS 2015
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PSS 2017
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