The 2018 CIPS UK Conference included a mix of keynotes, case studies, panel discussions and debates with Q&A featuring the hottest topics in the profession, including:
- Digitization, cybersecurity and being able to use and collate data to improve strategy
- Managing risks such as security of supply and socially responsible procurement
- Collaborative partnerships with suppliers and contract negotiation
- Upskilling procurement teams and bringing functions together
The agenda was packed full of the 2018 procurements’ power list, who inspired the delegates to challenge their current thinking on the professions key issues.
Delegates gained practical solutions to the challenges they are facing within the profession and left the conference with the insight they need to become a strategic, collaborative function that adds value.