Shannon Meloche, Senior Manager, LOC Procurement – Canada at GlaxoSmithKline

Shannon Meloche

Senior Manager, LOC Procurement – Canada

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

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Day 1: May 4, 2020 Procurement Transformation For A 2020 Economy

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019

11:20 AM Panel: The Future Is Here: Millennials In Procurement

Millennials are the largest cohort in the Canadian workplace, are increasingly comfortable with advanced technology, and strive to achieve higher emotional intelligence as well.  So, wait… what’s the concern?  

• Understand definitions and characteristics of Millennials
• Benefit from habits and priorities in a society driven by modern technology
• Learn from professionals who embrace differences and new skill sets

Day 2: May 5, 2020 Setting Your Procurement Function Up For Success

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019

12:10 PM Roundtables: Unresolved Problems:

These interactive roundtable sessions take a deep dive into the specific areas you came to learn about. Sit and learn in an intimate format from the speakers who have had an impact on their company and industry. Take control of your own event experience and don’t be shy! Ask questions (or answer them!) alongside other conference attendees who are dealing with the same challenges as you network with industry peers with very similar challenges, interests and responsibilities.

•Selecting the best metrics to highlight true value

•Diversity of expertise:  Onboarding team members from non-sourcing careers

•Third party risk management
- Shannon Meloche, Senior Manager, LOC Procurement – Canada, GLAXOSMITHKLINE

•Quantifying Value when Procuring Marketing Services
- Sankar Pattabi, Senior Category Manager, Corporate Sourcing, CIBC

•Position your function as an equal business partner for marketing
   -Mithun Sharma, VP, Global Strategic Sourcing, VISA 

•Structuring internationally-based teams
    - Carlos Cabrero, Manager, Procurement Transformation, TELUS