17 - 19 September, 2018
Grosvenor House Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Chief Procurement Officer Deep Dive: Wednesday, 19 September 2018

9:30 am - 10:30 am Registration and coffee

10:30 am - 12:30 pm WORKSHOP A: This session will provide an in-depth outlook on digital technologies changing procurement

Top game-changers include:

  • Blockchain: Will provide CPOs with full visibility on all transactions. Blockchain would also ensure secure and accurate transactions
  • AI: Will offer demand sensing capabilities and equip CPOs with predictive insights on inventory

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch and networking

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm WORKSHOP B: Envisioning how technology is disrupting procurement

  • Understand the need to optimise processes by eliminating redundant tasks
  • Evaluating staff preparedness to new trends in procurement

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm End of workshop