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Canada’s Only Peer-Led Sourcing Conference
ProcureCon is the only interactive, peer-led conference for senior procurement practitioners. For over 15 years, ProcureCon has helped companies transform their programs through innovative workshops and intimate networking – designed to take you beyond cost savings.
2019 Speakers Included:
Head of Procurement - North America, Chairman of CIPS Canada
Black & McDonald
Head of Global Procurement
Head of Procurement
Siemens Canada Limited
Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Profit Improvement
Indigo Books & Music Inc.
Global Procurement Operations – Compliance, L&D, Engagement and Knowledge
Ernst & Young
Director of Corporate Social Responsibility - Global Procurement
Royal Bank of Canada
Sourcing Director, Ingredients and Packaging
Maple Leaf Foods
Vice President, Supply Chain
The Only Procurement Event You Need
Interactive Workshops designed to IMPROVE your relationships with various stakeholders
Get INSPIRED at Peer-Led Interactive Sessions to create organization-wide transformational change
See the GLOBAL IMPACT OF POLICY and how it relates to larger compliance trends
Your Agenda At A Glance
Day 1: Tuesday April 9, 2019
8:40 – 9:10
Keynote Panel: The Leadership Chronicles: Stories Supporting Successful Sourcing
9:10 – 9:30
Keynote Case Study: Making The Culture Shift – Updates on Selling Sustainable Cost Transformation
10:40 – 11:20
Panel: Economic Outlook for Canada: Managing Compliance for Global Procurement
11:40 – 12:20
Interactive Presentation: Partner Up: Creating Meaningful and Effective Stakeholder Relationships
1:40 – 2:00
Interactive Presentation: Implementation of a Robust Category Management Strategy
3:50 – 4:30
Workshop: Surface Transportation Logistics: Exerting Influence
4:30 – 4:50
Presentation: To Outsource or Not to Outsource? When Outsourcing Makes Sense
Day 2: Wednesday April 10, 2019
8:35 – 9:15
Keynote Interactive Panel: The Road To Success: Change Management in Procurement
9:15 – 9:45
Case Study: Advancing Global Supply Chain Sustainability and Digitization
11:05 – 11-25
Case Study: Being Everywhere, All The Time: Managing A Global Supplier Network
11:45 – 12:25
Panel: The Ultimate Balancing Act: Supplier Rationalization and Optimization
2:45 – 3:05
Case Study: Latest and Greatest Procurement Technologies: What’s Out There For You?
4:05 – 4:45
Workshop: The Future is Near: 5G’s Impact on Procurement
5:05 – 5:40
Interactive Panel: Peer Pressure: Best-In-Class Procurement Benchmarking
The ProcureCon Difference
"Ever since a colleague of mine encouraged me to speak at a ProcureCon in 2013, I have been inspired to be a part of the ProcureCon community. For me, ProcureCon has always been about the connections."
- Mel Ohl, Procurement Leader
I LOVE ProcureCon!
Procurement leaders here have hands on experience leading world-class procurement organizations and transformation. I Love ProcureCon Canada and you will too!
- Sachin Noronha, Purchasing Lead, Innovative Civil Constructors
The ProcureCon Community
We’re the conference destination for senior procurement practitioners from some of the most exciting companies doing great work in Canada.
Who Said Conferences Can’t Be Fun?
ProcureCon events are an inclusive experience: You're encouraged to interact and network with everyone and anyone at the conference…so come and join the fun!
Presented with Supply Professional
Women in Procurement
Pre-Conference Welcome Reception
Hit the Ice Cocktail Reception