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9th Annual Smart Procurement World 2015
2015-09-08 - 2015-09-10
WHO ATTENDS: Chief Procurement Officers Heads of Supply Chain Chief Buyers Purchasing Managers Sourcing Managers Commodity Managers Category Managers Contract Managers Logistics Managers Supply Chain Managers Operations Managers Portfolio Managers Vendor Managers Commercial Managers DC Managers Head: Enterprise Development Lead: Enterprise Development Manager Senior Manager: Enterprise Systems Head of Corporate Social Responsibility BEE Managers Supply Chain Manager Chief Director: Supply Chain Policy Chief Director: Specialist Functions Transformation Manager Supplier Development Manager
9th Annual Smart procurement World 2015, held in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and other leading bodies is the definitive procurement and supply chain event. The successful event affords many delegates the opportunity to gain fresh insight into various procurement and supply management topics. It incompasses dedicated conference streams for all sectors and areas affecting procurement & supply chain 7th Annual Public Sector Supply Chain Summit 9th Annual Smart Sourcing & Supply Management 3rd Annual Absa Enterprise Supplier Development Conference and Expo
The 7th Annual Public Sector Supply Chain Summit is designed specifically for delegates from the public sector. The event offers great networking opportunities second to none as well as outcomes based, practical content and knowledge. Ensure you keep your department at the forefront of best practice and legislative demands, by attending the 7th Annual Public Sector Supply Chain Summit. With the support and partnership of the professional Body, the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), and key sessions by National Treasury we are excited to welcome the entire procurement and supply chain community to 2015’s largest and only comprehensive procurement and inbound supply chain event. Part of Smart Procurement World the definitive procurement and supply chain event.
2015 will see the 3rd Annual Absa Enterprise Development Grow conference. This dedicated Enterprise Development conference will be attended by corporates throughout South Africa. The conference agenda will ensure you will learn how to: Balance South Africa’s fast paced economic environment with the task of addressing Black Economic Empowerment and E&SD Why empowering SMMEs is essential to transform and grow the economy of in South Africa Redefine the business process to serve the bigger picture of public benefit through strategic E&SD plans Grow the SMME to become BIG industry players? Adopting strategic management practices and how they can be implemented to spear head Industrial and economic growth Direct enterprise development spend wisely Initiate successful enterprise development programmes Integrate enterprise development into the supply chain Part of Smart Procurement World the definitive procurement and supply chain event
1-3 March 2016, Western Cape, CTICC