Procurecon 2019

15 - 17 October, 2019

Hesperia Barcelona Tower Barcelona

44 (0) 207 368 9465

Agenda Day 2 - Wednesday 16th October 2019

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

8:00 am - 8:50 am DIVERSITY & INCLUSION IN PROCUREMENT BREAKFAST Diversity and equal opportunities in your supply chain and workforce

Karen Mansell, Senior VP Procurement at Bayer

Karen Mansell

Senior VP Procurement
Bayer

Rethinking Supplier Engagement in the Modern World: Sustainability, CSR, Diversity & Inclusion

8:50 am - 8:55 am Opening remarks – Letitia Thomas, Programme Director, WBR

Richard Beaumont, Independent Consultant & Former CPO at The Co-operative Bank & Rolls Royce

Richard Beaumont

Independent Consultant & Former CPO
The Co-operative Bank & Rolls Royce

9:00 am - 9:20 am OPENING KEYNOTE How to implement digital solutions including ‘Source to Pay’, analytics and a vendor management platform for supply risk management to protect your business, and ensure compliance

• How are emerging risks and regulatory challenges placing a new demand on procurement?
• How can you leverage vendor relationships to help manage risk?
• How can digital solutions help manage supply risk management?
• How can digital solutions leave more time for procurement professional to manage supply chain risk?

Roger Gonourie, Head of Global Sourcing at Swiss Re

Roger Gonourie

Head of Global Sourcing
Swiss Re

Gregory Smith, Head of Sourcing Vendor Solutions at Swiss Re

Gregory Smith

Head of Sourcing Vendor Solutions
Swiss Re

• Why is there a need for supplier diversity and inclusion?
• What can you do to make sure you supply chain is diverse and what opportunities can this deliver?
• How can you best work to achieve supplier diversity and inclusion?
• What is next for supplier diversity and inclusion?

Maggie Berry, Executive Director Europe at WEConnect International

Maggie Berry

Executive Director Europe
WEConnect International

Megan Stowe, Greater European Region Strategic Sourcing Director & International Supplier Diversity at Intel

Megan Stowe

Greater European Region Strategic Sourcing Director & International Supplier Diversity
Intel

John Everett, Purchasing Director EMEAI at The Dow Chemical Company

John Everett

Purchasing Director EMEAI
The Dow Chemical Company

Andy Horne, Head of Supply Chain at EDF Energy

Andy Horne

Head of Supply Chain
EDF Energy

Timo Worrall, Director of Supplier Social Responsibility at Johnson & Johnson

Timo Worrall

Director of Supplier Social Responsibility
Johnson & Johnson

10:00 am - 10:40 am CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE ‘Know Your Supply Chain’: How to achieve full visibility of your supply chain to prevent modern slavery, reduce the environmental impact of your buying and safeguard your brand

• What is the environmental impact, in communities, economical and from a social perspective of your supply chain?
• What is the reputational impact of a supply chain breach on your business and how can procurement help manage that risk?
• How do you ensure there is no modern slavery in your supply chain?
• How can procurement begin to only work with suppliers that match their CSR initiatives? 
• How do you get more diversity into your supply chain?
• How can sustainability and diversity help recruit and retain talent in a competitive market?
• How can diverse suppliers offer a creative, leading edge and offer representation of the customers you sell to?

Rob Turner, Head of Procurement Operations at John Lewis Partnerships

Rob Turner

Head of Procurement Operations
John Lewis Partnerships

10:40 am - 11:20 am MORNING NETWORKING BREAK

10:40 am - 11:20 am DHL RESILIENCE MASTERCLASS

Change Management: Defining a Digital Culture

11:20 am - 11:40 am PRESENTATION A holistic transformation: How to implement innovation, upscale your SRM and change your teams culture to implement encourage your team to focus on value-add strategy

• How can implementation of category management, cultural and team changes help drive your business forward? 
• How can you upskill your procurement team?
• What innovation can be delivered through upscaled SRM and system changes? 
• The Thomas Cook journey over the past 2 years

Nikolaus Kirner, Group CPO at Thomas Cook

Nikolaus Kirner

Group CPO
Thomas Cook

11:40 am - 12:00 pm AMERICAN EXPRESS PRESENTATION

12:00 pm - 12:40 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE Augmented intelligence: How to use machine learning to build data algorithms that make forward thinking procurement decisions for you to stay ahead of your competition

• How can your team use data algorithms to make forward thinking decisions?
• How can machine learning make procurement less manual?
• What algorithms do you need from you data?
• What intelligence can be gained from machine learning and data sets?

Christophe Villain, Global Head of Procurement Excellence at Nestlé

Christophe Villain

Global Head of Procurement Excellence
Nestlé

12:40 pm - 12:50 pm AMAZON INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT

12:50 pm - 1:10 pm PRESENTATION Increased value-proposition: How can you leverage innovation from your suppliers, business partners and procurement team to drive holistic change that can give a competitive edge?

• How can you define who can bring innovation to your business?
• How can you change your organisations way of thinking?
• How can a holistic view of innovation bring change to your strategy?
• How can you make innovation a standard in your business? 
• What is the importance of changing your organisations set-up to receive innovation?

Bo Dungal, Group Procurement at Danske Bank

Bo Dungal

Group Procurement
Danske Bank

1:10 pm - 2:20 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

1:10 pm - 2:20 pm COUPA MASTERCLASS

1:10 pm - 2:20 pm ZYCUS MASTERCLASS

1.        Automotive
2.        Aerospace & Defence Maria Granero, Head of Defence & Space Engineering Services Procurement Europe, Airbus
3.        Chemicals Christophe Van Riel, VP Procurement EMEA, Ecolab
4.        FMCG
5.        Financial Services
6.        Pharmaceuticals David Wheeler, Global Head of Procurement Clinical Services, Tech & Data, Astra Zeneca
7.        Indirect Spend Zsolt Szeker, Global Head of Telecom & IT Solutions Procurement, Nokia
8. Direct Spend 




Maria Granero, Head of Defence & Space Engineering Services Procurement Europe at Airbus

Maria Granero

Head of Defence & Space Engineering Services Procurement Europe
Airbus

Christophe Van Riel, VP Procurement EMEA at Ecolab

Christophe Van Riel

VP Procurement EMEA
Ecolab

David Wheeler, Global Head of Procurement Clinical Services, Tech & Data at Astra Zeneca

David Wheeler

Global Head of Procurement Clinical Services, Tech & Data
Astra Zeneca

Zsolt Szeker, Global Head of Telecom & IT Solutions Procurement at Nokia

Zsolt Szeker

Global Head of Telecom & IT Solutions Procurement
Nokia

1.       Buying Procurement Tech Jenny Draper, General Manager UK & Europe, Spend Matters
2.        Supplier Diversity & Corporate Responsibility  Jaime Paiva, Head of Sourcing & Procurement EMEA, Zurich Insurance Company
3.        Data & DigitalSonia Allard de Grandmaison, Strategy & Governance Procurement, Vodafone
4.        Cognitive Procurement Christophe Villain, Global Head of Procurement Excellence, Nestlé
5.        Millennials & Generation Z Mark Zafra, Head of Global Strategic Sourcing, Twitter
6.        Combining Technologies in Procurement  John Jordan, Head of Strategy & Planning Procurement, Sony
7.        Supplier Enabled Innovation & Partnerships Michele Da Fano, Regional Indirect Category Lead, Mylan
8. HR Natascha Hauman, Founder, ProBuy Expertise
Jenny Draper, General Manager UK & Europe at Spend Matters

Jenny Draper

General Manager UK & Europe
Spend Matters

Jaime Paiva, Head of Sourcing & Procurement EMEA at Zurich Insurance Company

Jaime Paiva

Head of Sourcing & Procurement EMEA
Zurich Insurance Company

Sonia Allard de Grandmaison, Strategy & Governance Procurement at Vodafone

Sonia Allard de Grandmaison

Strategy & Governance Procurement
Vodafone

Christophe Villain, Global Head of Procurement Excellence at Nestlé

Christophe Villain

Global Head of Procurement Excellence
Nestlé

Mark Zafra, Head of Global Strategic Sourcing at Twitter

Mark Zafra

Head of Global Strategic Sourcing
Twitter

John Jordan, Head of Strategy & Planning Procurement at Sony

John Jordan

Head of Strategy & Planning Procurement
Sony

Michele Da Fano, Regional Indirect Category Lead at Mylan

Michele Da Fano

Regional Indirect Category Lead
Mylan

Natascha Hauman, Founder at ProBuy Expertise

Natascha Hauman

Founder
ProBuy Expertise

Indirect Boardrooms

2:20 pm - 3:20 pm HR: How to attract, develop and retain top talent in a highly competitive market
• How can you develop performance measures to grow professional development initiatives
• How to identify high performs in your team and groom their ambition
• How can you change your procurement talent to work in harmony with digital changes?
• How can you train and retain your team?

Nina Bomberg, Global Lead Buyer at SEG Automotive (Bosch)

Nina Bomberg

Global Lead Buyer
SEG Automotive (Bosch)

Cath Hill, Group Director at CIPS

Cath Hill

Group Director
CIPS

Indirect Boardrooms

2:20 pm - 3:20 pm Reimagining Marketing Procurement: How to create value for your business beyond cost savings
• Cost vs investment
• How can you help your company grow from the procurement side?
• How can marketing as one of the biggest spend categories drive value? 
• What does your business expect from you?

Ezio Saponari, Global Category Manager at Danone

Ezio Saponari

Global Category Manager
Danone

TRACK A – Reimagining SRM & Supplier Innovation

3:20 pm - 3:25 pm Chair’s opening address
Michael Delle, Independent Consultant & Former VP Global ICT Sourcing Ericsson at M Delle Consulting

Michael Delle

Independent Consultant & Former VP Global ICT Sourcing Ericsson
M Delle Consulting

TRACK A – Reimagining SRM & Supplier Innovation

3:25 pm - 3:45 pm PRESENTATION Supplier Integration: How to better partner with your suppliers to drive innovation and become a more competitive business of the future
·         How can innovation be made a KPI for delivery?
·         How can strategic partnerships encourage innovation between procurement, stakeholders and suppliers?
·         What is the future of innovation vs cost saving?
·         How will your partnerships with suppliers change?
Maria Granero, Head of Defence & Space Engineering Services Procurement Europe at Airbus

Maria Granero

Head of Defence & Space Engineering Services Procurement Europe
Airbus

TRACK A – Reimagining SRM & Supplier Innovation

3:45 pm - 3:55 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT Supplier Sustainability & Compliance Monitoring: How to use social media monitoring and automated supplier assessments to increase your supplier checks and reduce reputational risk

TRACK A – Reimagining SRM & Supplier Innovation

3:55 pm - 4:35 pm PANEL WITH INTERACTIVE POLLING Supplier Relationship Management: How can you involve your supply base in strategic decisions to create true partnerships and empower better delivery?
• How can you think beyond the price and leverage innovation?
• How can involving your suppliers in more decision change the landscape of your partnerships?
• How to create a focused, smart and effective method of measuring
• Suppliers have visibility of all the steps in the procurement cycle – how can this help get the best prices and reduce risk?

Sanjay Mehta, VP Global Procurement at Nokia

Sanjay Mehta

VP Global Procurement
Nokia

Kimberley Campbell, Category Manager UK at Heineken

Kimberley Campbell

Category Manager UK
Heineken

David Wheeler, Global Head of Procurement Clinical Services, Tech & Data at Astra Zeneca

David Wheeler

Global Head of Procurement Clinical Services, Tech & Data
Astra Zeneca

TRACK A – Reimagining SRM & Supplier Innovation

4:35 pm - 4:55 pm PRESENTATION How to effectively evaluate your suppliers to enhance transparency and better identify and manage risk
• How can you use risk management to improve supplier performance and thereby reduce costs?
• Do multiple suppliers moderate risks?
• How can you set effective KPIs for performance management and effectiveness?
• How can you better your ability to understand your supply market to mitigate risk?

Jonathan Tungu, Head of Procurement Operations & SRM at TECOM

Jonathan Tungu

Head of Procurement Operations & SRM
TECOM

TRACK B – Driving Value in your Supply Chain

3:20 pm - 3:25 pm Chair’s opening address
Cath Hill, Group Director at CIPS

Cath Hill

Group Director
CIPS

TRACK B – Driving Value in your Supply Chain

3:25 pm - 3:45 pm PRESENTATION How to harness the latest technology including AI, Machine Learning and RPA to drive your digital procurement transformation journey
• Having new perspectives for future procurement by using creative disruption.
• How can we apply AI, Machine Learning and RPA to Procurement for a competitive advantage?
• What are the possible outcomes for procurement and what are the positive impacts on the wider business?
• How can you increase the reputation of your supply chain and procurement team by using this technology? 

Ali Türk, Chief Supply Chain Officer at Turkcell

Ali Türk

Chief Supply Chain Officer
Turkcell

TRACK B – Driving Value in your Supply Chain

3:55 pm - 4:35 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT How to drive efficiency through your supply chains to support business performance

TRACK B – Driving Value in your Supply Chain

4:35 pm - 4:55 pm PANEL WITH INTERACTIVE POLLING How can you better protect your supply chain from the impact of political and geopolitical uncertainty to continue to bring value to your business?
• How can you influence your business understanding that supply is more important than price in a disrupted world?
• How can forming long term partnerships with vendors protect your supply chain?
• How can you ensure your materials are on time when you source globally during political and environmental disruption?
•‘ Hedging’ – How can you influence your business to invest to reduce the risk of adverse price movements in your supply chain?

Jayesh Joshi, Global VP Procurement at BT

Jayesh Joshi

Global VP Procurement
BT

Florian Eineder, Global Head of Procurement at Erdinger

Florian Eineder

Global Head of Procurement
Erdinger

Paolo Baldo, Deputy CPO at MTS

Paolo Baldo

Deputy CPO
MTS

TRACK B – Driving Value in your Supply Chain

4:35 pm - 4:55 pm PRESENTATION How to integrate procurement into the end to end value chain to better plan, manufacture and deliver to your customers
• How can you make your procurement processes ‘best in class’ to be truly integrated into the value chain?
• How can a better understanding of your product market place improve the value procurement can add?
• How can procurement become part of product delivery?
• How can you align with your stakeholders to deliver value into your supply chain?

Christophe Van Riel, VP Procurement EMEA at Ecolab

Christophe Van Riel

VP Procurement EMEA
Ecolab

SYNERGY WORKSHOPS Mastering Capex Spend (Limited to 30 attendees)

3:20 pm - 4:55 pm Capex category: How can you roll out better processes and consolidate your supply base to drive better value?
• What best practices can be rolled out in Capex to deliver a better process?
• How can you leverage project volumes globally across different time zones?
• Can you consolidate your supply base from other categories to deliver into Capex?
• How can you better manage capital investments?

Robert Huter, VP Procurement at Bosch

Robert Huter

VP Procurement
Bosch

CREATIVE BOARDROOMS Mastering Indirect Spend (Limited to 15 attendees)

3:20 pm - 4:55 pm Transformation: How to move beyond delivering cost savings and focus on value-creation through strategic sourcing processes
• How can you move beyond the basics of procurement to next level value-creation?
• How can strategic sourcing and category management help to deliver value?
• What value can procurement deliver beyond cost/cash savings? 

Stéphane Delbos, Vice President Global Indirect Procurement at Coty

Stéphane Delbos

Vice President Global Indirect Procurement
Coty

4:55 pm - 5:35 pm AFTERNOON NETWORKING BREAK

Transforming to Agile to Accelerate Value

5:35 pm - 5:55 pm PRESENTATION How can you implement an agile way of working with a more collaborative, flexible and efficient approach to develop you teams skillset and gain business buy-in?

• How can have an outcome before a solution change procurement ways of working?
• How can Agile allow collaborative working?
• How can Agile develop skills and talent in your business?
• How can procurement work faster and make changes using this way of working?

Phil Thomas, Managing Director – Global Head of Sourcing at Barclays

Phil Thomas

Managing Director – Global Head of Sourcing
Barclays

5:55 pm - 6:30 pm INSPIRATIONAL GUEST SPEAKER

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm BARCELONA ROOFTOP CITY DRINKS!