19 - 20 March, 2019
44 (0) 207 368 9465
ProcureCon Pharma - OnDemand
Find out how GSK global procurement is working with the business to develop a culture to recognise and manage risk and innovation. Addressing how innovation is being done at product and process levels, as well the risk that is being managed in business environments such as China. This interactive session offers new insights from a truly thought-provoking business leader.
Discover how experienced procurement leaders approach building more profitable supplier relationships from the newly appointed VP for Global Sourcing at Lonza, a medium size Pharma business. In this frank interview Volker will share recent examples of best practice engagement and collaboration with a range of Pharma suppliers from around the world to help you identify different strategies and methods of enabling innovation exchange and managing risk.
Be inspired by Cathy O’Dowd’s experiences exploring and famously climbing Everest from both sides as she shares the hardships and achievements of working in teams in the most extreme environments on Earth. An expert motivational speaker, Cathy will help you identify ways to develop stronger bonds with all your stakeholders you never thought of before.
With so much disruption to the global business environment today it is a constant challenge for leaders of procurement organisations to gain the strongest mandate, engage internal stakeholders early enough, access the best tools and technology whilst optimising multiple processes. Find out how to achieve a better balance for your team during this interactive discussion with senior procurement leaders from big and medium size Pharma businesses.
Find out how AstraZeneca’s global procurement organisation is incentivising and recognising business partnering as a key success factor in procurement performance measurement. Combining a strategic overview from the Chief Procurement Officer with practical ‘how to’ examples from outstanding procurement team members, recognised for their skills in business partnering, this interactive session will challenge you to act differently when you get back to the office.
Christian delivers a presentation focusing on the daily challenges faced in the real estate and facilities arm on GSK in modernising its facilities. He explores how through research, procurement has allowed him to resolve these daily obstacles in ultimately future proofing operational space by implementing cost-effective strategies developed by those in procurement world.
The presentation outlines the national tension between typical ROI goals and those that broach the topic of ROP (Return on Procurement). A true partnership allows the Retained Organisation to help the Client drive toward the goals of the business while tracking progress, planning the route and, and measuring the distance to the business’s endgame.
Find out how top Pharma business Bristol Myers Squibb is progressing with its journey towards best practice business partnering. Looking back across the past 2 years Alastair will share how BMS has moved from process-centric procurement to value-driven relationships and greater stakeholder satisfaction. Pick up tips and advice to improve your approach from this practical hands-on session.