Themes at the Event


> Procurement & Supply Chain Themes

Watch the Supply Chain Transformation Forum from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2023

Supply Chain Transformation

Supply chain transformation refers to the strategic and systematic changes made to a company's supply chain processes, systems, and structures to achieve significant improvements in efficiency, agility, and responsiveness. It involves adopting innovative technologies, implementing new operating models, and reconfiguring supply chain networks to optimise performance, reduce costs, and enhance customer value.

Supply chain transformation aims to innovate and evolve the supply chain to meet changing customer demands, market dynamics, and competitive pressures.

Procurement Technology

Procurement technology revolutionises the way organisations manage their sourcing, purchasing, and supplier management processes. With advanced tools and platforms, it streamlines operations, enhances efficiency, and reduces costs by automating manual tasks and providing real-time data insights.

From e-procurement solutions to supplier relationship management software, procurement technology offers end-to-end visibility, improved collaboration, and strategic decision-making capabilities. It empowers procurement professionals to drive innovation, optimise the supply chain, and deliver value to their organisations.

Watch Vijay Tanjopre talks Gen AI Powered Enterprise at Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE Singapore 2024

Watch the Procurement Strategies Forum from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2023

Procurement Strategy

Procurement strategy is a proactive approach to managing the acquisition of goods and services to meet an organisation's needs effectively. It involves setting goals, identifying supply sources, and establishing processes for sourcing, negotiation, and risk management.

A well-defined procurement strategy aligns with business objectives, maximises cost savings, enhances supplier relationships, and promotes operational efficiency. It ensures that the right products are procured at the right time, quality, and price to drive overall success.

Sustainability & ESG

Sustainability and ESG considerations are increasingly imperative in procurement and supply chain. Companies need to integrate principles and practices that prioritise the planet, people, and ethical governance in procurement and supply chain management processes.

In doing so, companies can create resilient, responsible, and future-proof business operations that contribute positively to society and the environment while delivering value to stakeholders.

Watch the Supply Chain Sustainability Forum from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2023

Watch the Impact of AI Forum from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2023

AI in Supply Chain

AI is transforming procurement and supply chain management by enabling organisations to leverage data-driven insights, automation, and predictive analytics to optimise processes, mitigate risks, and drive innovation.

By harnessing the power of AI, organisations can achieve greater agility, efficiency, and competitiveness in today's dynamic and complex business environment.

Supply Chain Finance

Supply chain finance is a financial strategy that aims to optimise cash flow and working capital across the entire supply chain by leveraging various financing techniques and technologies.

It involves the collaboration between buyers, suppliers, and financial institutions to enhance efficiency, mitigate risk, and unlock value throughout the supply chain.

Watch the ROI of Supply Chain Management from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2022

Watch Jonathan Wharfe of The Transport of London from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2023

Logistics & Distribution

Logistics and distribution play crucial roles in the supply chain and procurement process, ensuring that goods are efficiently transported from suppliers to customers while minimising costs and maximising service levels.

Effective logistics and distribution management require strategic planning, coordination, and integration across the supply chain to deliver value to customers and stakeholders.

Supplier Relationship Management

Supplier relationship management is a strategic approach to managing supplier interactions that emphasises collaboration, performance management, risk mitigation, and continuous improvement.

By building strong, mutually beneficial relationships with key suppliers, organisations can enhance supply chain resilience, drive innovation, and achieve sustainable competitive advantages.

Watch the Supplier Management Panel from Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE London 2022


> Headline Sponsors

> Our Sponsors