Procurecon 2018

09 - 11 October, 2018

Corinthia Hotel, Prague

44 (0) 207 368 9465

Whitepapers

ProcureCon EU 2016 - Attendee Breakdown

ProcureCon EU 2016 - Attendee Breakdown

As the longest running procurement event in the region, ProcureCon Europe has welcomed over 3500 passionate procurement professionals over the past 17 years. Mixing visionary presentations from Chief Procurement Officers with practical, interactive ‘how to’ case studies from proven procurement experts, ProcureCon Europe helps businesses increase their Return on Procurement (RoP).

In 2016, ProcureCon attracted the highest number of VP and senior-level procurement experts year on year.

Procurement Challenges | A ProcureCon Whitepaper

Procurement Challenges | A ProcureCon Whitepaper

In the following report we’ll dive into some of the key issues which came to light during out research for ProcureCon 2016.
These include how digitalisation and the automation of procurement processes are changing the face of the industry, the role of big data and data management and how procurement strategies are being adapted to incorporate these concepts.
Procurement Challenges

Procurement Challenges

For our second annual Procurement Challenges Benchmarking Report, We surveyed 123 senior procurement professionals across Europe.
Our goal? 
To find how the industry has evolved since in just a year, and what these changes mean for you.
ProcureCon Indirect Benchmarking Report

ProcureCon Indirect Benchmarking Report

Viewed through a simplistic lens indirect procurement is a straightforward enterprise:get a good deal on the equipment, consumables and services which a business needs to operate.
A question which is not always considered is what the strategic significance of this is, how it ties in with wider business objectives and how quality and value are taken into account.
Virtual Collaboration - Enhancing Your Travel Program

Virtual Collaboration - Enhancing Your Travel Program

Virtual collaboration is a growing trend, with the market expected to double in the next four years. With the right program and technology in place, teams can work together from anywhere at a fraction of the cost, and without the productivity loss, stress and risk of travel.  When you enable your employees with the knowledge, tools and support to identify and use the collaboration option that best fits the purpose, you're putting your Total Collaboration Management strategy to work to make the most of your virtual technology investment.
Beyond improved ways of working for your employees, implementing a Total Collaboration Management strategy offers:
  • Reduced travel spend.
  • Enhanced traveler satisfaction.
  • Increased productivity.
  • Reduced carbon footprint.
  • Stronger global working relationships.
  • Increased employee retention.
4 Tools Which Achieve Both Marketing And Procurement Objectives

4 Tools Which Achieve Both Marketing And Procurement Objectives

There is often a perception that procurement and marketing have incompatible objectives, when in fact they simply have different priorities. In the post omni-channel age it is ever more important to take a unified approach to procurement of marcomms which reflects your unified customer communications. With a holistic approach, and deployment of the right technology, marketing and procurement goals are wholly compatible and equally achievable.
For Travel Managers: Innovation in the Age of Outsourcing

For Travel Managers: Innovation in the Age of Outsourcing

If travel managers are to be seen as strategic players, they must be seen to add value which cannot be easily found elsewhere.

But the question is how?

We surveyed 400 senior executives around the globe who are responsible for travel purchasing to understand how a strategic approach to travel management can be empowered by engaging internal stakeholders. Take a look to find out more...

Releasing the value locked up in your supply chain: How logistics planners in oil and gas hold the keys to optimization and efficiency

Releasing the value locked up in your supply chain: How logistics planners in oil and gas hold the keys to optimization and efficiency

The low price of oil has increased pressure to find savings from the bottom line in oil and gas companies. 

This begs the question: how much money is being left on the table every day due to suboptimal logistics planning?

We surveyed 100 senior oil and gas executives prioritizing multi-national companies based in Europe and the Middle East, the USA, and Asia with the aim of understanding the current methods and tools used to ensure optimal logistics planning. Take a look to find out more...

An Automated Future - a ProcureCon Europe Report

An Automated Future - a ProcureCon Europe Report

Automation is transforming the way we do business and procurement departments are at the forefront of this technological revolution.

In the lead up to ProcureCon Europe, we interviewed some of Europe’s most forward thinking Procurement Leaders, to get a better understanding how they are leveraging automation to stay ahead of the curve.

Download the report to find out their thoughts.