Procurement Innovation Festival, Sydney, NSW Australia

17 June 2019 9:00 AM - 18 June 2019 6:00 PM


Procurement Innovation Festival, Sydney, NSW Australia

Join us to celebrate the people, technology, ideas and innovations that are currently transforming procurement at the Procurement Innovation Festival in Sydney.

The world has changed. New technologies are emerging. And the big Procurement shift is on. Procurement has moved beyond its operational role and is fast transforming into a core, focused, and innovative strategic business function.

As this transformation unfolds, Procurement leaders are developing a whole new array of skills to build Procurement’s brand within the business, attract and nurture talent, and foster collaborative business partnerships. Innovation and technology are essential enablers of this transformation.

The agenda has been shaped to discuss these hot topics below, evolved from six months of face-to-face research with 80+ industry professionals - sharing their challenges, trends and innovation investment plans.

  • Building and selling procurement’s brand internally.

  • Nurturing relevant partnerships to outsource innovation and advantage.

  • Sustainable procurement to mitigate risk.

  • Developing new skills: analyst, story teller, negotiator, stakeholder manager and PR agent.

  • Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, RPA and emerging technology.

  • Ensuring simplicity of technology to encourage system usage and adoption.

Find out how you can you can purchase early-bird 2-for-1 tickets, limited to the first 100 bookings.

Location: Luna Park, Sydney, NSW Australia