YP@Airbus – International event 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Innovation meets Global Sourcing. Therefore the Association Supply Chain Management, Procurement and Logistics (BME) invites Young Professionals to an international top event on 6 September 2016 at Airbus in Hamburg. Download the brochure for more information >> Register now >> Events 3D printing Airbus BME CPO event Germany Global Sourcing Hamburg innovation Site visit students young professionalsDate: September 6, 2016.

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Kinexions ’18: A supply chain event that always delivers more

Kinaxis

With a focus on supply chain digitization, transformation and revolution, Kinexions promises to be the premier event for the RapidResponse user community, including customers, partners and prospects. She recruited top tech talent to serve across government and to collaborate on the most pressing issues of the day, from data science, AI and open source, to inclusive economic growth and criminal justice reform.

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How Can Advanced Sourcing Help Your Business?

EC Sourcing Group

Sourcing is the term used when the purchasing department is searching for the right supplier (or group of suppliers) to fill a particular need, typically a good or service, to fulfill a purchasing order. Advanced Sourcing Optimizers and Tools: What Are Your Sourcing Challenges?

Overview of European supply chain events 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Did not have or make enough time to attend any events this past year? Supply Chain Movement helps you along with an overview of the most important European supply chain events in 2016. Event. Quadimension Events. Vector Event. Richmond Events. Vector Event. Sourcing 2016 – Messe & Kongress für Indirekten Einkauf und Technischen Handel. Sourcing. TOC-Events. WTG Events. SCL – CXO Event. Event Strategies.

Forecasting and demand management for new events using machine-learning algorithm

Kinaxis

For events like the Super Bowl, retail demand planners create forecasts using data from a variety of sources to adjust product demand profiles in anticipation of which product, or group of products might be in demand the most. To find the right correlation, the ML algorithm classifies products by similar event type, helping retailers strike the right balance with suppliers to ensure that giant foam finger gets to its destination on time.

The Benefits of “Off-Cycle” Transportation Sourcing Events

CHAINalytics

A large percentage of North American companies hold their annual transportation sourcing event during the first quarter or last quarter of each year. However, there is … The post The Benefits of “Off-Cycle” Transportation Sourcing Events appeared first on Chainalytics. One of the primary factors driving this decision is the need to have solid insight into transportation costs to feed into the budget cycle for the next fiscal year.

The Pros and Cons: International and Domestic Sourcing

Unleashed

It’s easy to oversimplify the differences between sourcing for parts locally or internationally. When considering where to purchase from, the prevailing idea seems to be that domestic sourcing allows for better control and shorter lead time, but international sourcing is more cost-effective. Let’s compare the strengths and weaknesses of both international and domestic sourcing options. International Sourcing. Reaping the benefits of international sourcing.

Proving sustainably-sourced ingredients in health and wellness foods

Provenance

Food brands have always recognised the importance of sourcing the right ingredients. Communicating sustainable sourcing at Balance Festival. We were approached by Tina Paine, founder of The Pink Lady Bee who makes 100% raw honey, to help communicate her story at the event. In an industry that has struggled against contaminated products and lack of sourcing visibility , she wanted to prove that her honey was sustainably-sourced from family beekeepers in Bulgaria.

Managing Threats And Opportunities With Cognitive Sourcing

LevaData

As digital innovation takes the forefront when it comes to customer experience and engagement, new connections between brand managers, manufacturing, and sources of supply are rapidly emerging. Organizations will begin to move away from calendar-based sourcing events to an as-needed process that allows for more agile management of their supply chain. First of all, the search for socially responsible, regulatory compliant sources of supply is already daunting.

How Big Data Analytics is Revolutionizing Sourcing Processes for Walter Charles III

Jaggaer

Sourcing with Big Data. Walter Charles’s philosophy on the modern state of sourcing is that it is artificially limited by the tools that teams are using. The traditional three bids and a buy model is a product of software constraints, rather than the ideal method of sourcing. Charles believes that the limits of Microsoft Excel , traditionally a go-to tool for sourcing teams, have had a lasting impact on sourcing methodologies. “We “Big Data” is everywhere.

Moving to Continuous Sourcing: Real-Time Opportunity Sensing

LevaData

This explosion has rippled through supply chain and sourcing as access to useable data sources has increased. This data has the potential to revolutionize the way sourcing is conducted. Unfortunately, lean teams and limited resources mean a lot of sourcing teams struggle to manage this data effectively and so don’t reap the benefits of their digital bounty as a result. Increasing Agility With Cognitive Sourcing. That puts a lot of pressure on sourcing teams.

Sourcing Cost and Time Savings for America’s Brightest Orange

Jaggaer

“We have captured many benefits thanks to the decision we took to extend our JAGGAER implementation to include sourcing. And not least, double-digit cost savings on our electronic sourcing bid events.”. Since then OSU has conducted around 900 sourcing events via JAGGAER.

Measuring Adoption to Drive Sourcing Value

Supply Chain Network

Everyone has bad habits, but for procurement, bad habits can put a major dent it in the ROI of your sourcing tools. That’s because strategic sourcing is complex and challenging – success requires more than fancy software purchases. How many of our sourcing events are run through the system? Without better visibility into the sourcing process, procurement can’t uncover the problems they need to fix.

Sorting out Risk in FinTech Source Chains

NC State SCRC

But emerging technology is now beginning to create new ways to think about sourcing risk, which in the past has been a very manual, encumbered process. This has caused banks to look at the flow of activities in the “source chain”, which refers to the way that third parties use bank data for different opreations. Today, this end to end sourcing process has literally hundreds of different steps in the process. Let’s examine the source chain in more detail.

Want to be a Strategic Sourcing Rising Star? Think New Products.

ivalua

If you happen to be a strategic sourcing professional within the manufacturing industry, you probably are experiencing many challenging days at the office. And the C-suite knows just who to come see and hold responsible when such events occur. And this is exactly where sourcing and supply chain professionals can make a name for themselves. The post Want to be a Strategic Sourcing Rising Star?

A Year In Events: Looking Back At 2016 (US Edition)

EcoVadis

As 2016 comes to a close, we would like to look back at the most notable events that EcoVadis had the privilege of taking part in this year throughout the US, and summarize key topics, standout speakers, and other notes of interest from the year. Ethical Sourcing Forum (New York, NY). Andy Murray, Head of Technical Procurement at Nestlé, presented on the drivers of sustainable procurement/responsible sourcing and the challenges faced in the supply chain.

Expect the Unexpected: Planning Supply Chain Contingencies for Unpredictable Events

TMC

When these events happen, shippers are forced to execute emergency contingency plans and decisions, or manage as best they can if they don’t have a plan or have opted for a wait-and-see strategy. Excellent visibility to freight in transit is a must, as is readily available information on alternative inventory sources and freight options, so the shipper can collaborate with suppliers and logistics providers to deal with freight delays.

Supply Chain Goals: Gracefully Overcoming the Hurdles of Global Sports Events

BluJay Solutions

If supply chain is the ultimate team sport, nothing tests the game strategy and teamwork like a worldwide event. Preparations for this athletic mega event have been at full throttle for a long time. With 32 countries facing off in 64 soccer matches, everything must be perfectly coordinated so as not to mar the magic of the event. Massive sports events, such as the World Cup, involve Herculean tasks that few people see. Source: [link].

How Big Data Analytics is Revolutionizing Sourcing Processes for Walt Charles

Jaggaer

Sourcing with Big Data. Walt Charles’s philosophy on the modern state of sourcing is that it is artificially limited by the tools that teams are using. The traditional three bids and a buy model is a product of software constraints, rather than the ideal method of sourcing. Charles believes that the limits of Microsoft Excel , traditionally a go-to tool for sourcing teams, have had a lasting impact on sourcing methodologies. “We “Big Data” is everywhere.

Leveraging Technology to Achieve Operational Excellence | Panel

DELMIA Quintiq

That means turning the impossible to the possible like producing ventilators for the world, with a global team from open-sourced plans shared by MIT. 3DEXPERIENCE Digital Manufacturing Event business DELMIA digital manufacturing panel supplies

Only 21% of execs felt ready for a major disruptive event pre-COVID

EFT

According to the Global Board Risk Survey that Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) conducted with the participation of 500 global board members and chief executive officers (CEOs) not with EY, only 21% of board members believed their organizations were very prepared to respond to an adverse risk event from a planning, communications, recovery and resilience standpoint, before the COVID-19 outbreak.

Ivalua NOW Virtual Event to Showcase the Role of Procurement In Meeting Today’s Business Challenges

ivalua

Premier event for procurement & supply chain practitioners will showcase latest technological innovations and extensive line-up of industry leaders. April 15, 2020 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that its marquee annual event, Ivalua NOW 2020 , will transition from a physical event in Washington D.C. to a virtual event, taking place on May 5 and 6, 2020.

Ivalua NOW – Virtually A Successful Event! (Part 1)

ivalua

On Tuesday 5th May, the Ivalua NOW virtual conference was held, replacing the firm’s planned US customer event. Given that others among the nearly 1500 registrants are sure to watch the recorded sessions later, the event has an impressive reach. . As the clock ticked around, there wasn’t quite the expectation you get at a live event. The post Ivalua NOW – Virtually A Successful Event!

Interesting Insights from the Supply Chain Leaders in Action Event

BluJay Solutions

Recently I attended my first Supply Chain Leaders in Action (SCLA) event in Bonita Springs, Florida, which helped to reaffirm my passion for all things supply chain. After day two at the event I was pleasantly surprised to have met so many executives from different companies, most of which are Fortune 500’s, all of whom were willing to have an open discussion about supply chain successes and failures and how they were delivering and addressing them.

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Ivalua Recongized for Procurement Excellence at Future of Sourcing Awards

ivalua

11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ivalua, a global leader in spend management , today announced that it was selected as the winner of both the Innovations in Third Party Management and Innovations in Digitization awards, presented at the Future of Sourcing Awards event in Carlsbad, CA. Fannie Mae has undertaken a multi-year digital transformation of its complete source-to-pay process to improve efficiency, mitigate risk and ensure transparency. SOURCE Ivalua.

How to ride the Source to Pay Wave? 4 Lessons you can learn from Forrester

ivalua

Last year Forrester published 2 major Wave reports, which together span the full Source-to-Pay process. The second, authored by Andrew Bartels and published on December 18, is The Forrester Wave : Source-To-Contract Suites, Q4 2019. It covers spend analysis , sourcing, contract management and supplier risk and performance management (SRPM), similar in scope to Gartner’s Strategic Sourcing Application Suites Magic Quadrant. The post How to ride the Source to Pay Wave?

Blockchain: A Single, Immutable, Serialized Source of Truth

Material Handling & Logistics

Acquire the source materials: add a block. And so on, from source to end-customer receipt. Always Available: A Shared, Distributed “Source of Truth”. In fact, the distributed nature of blockchain adds additional value as it removes the entire concept of a central clearing house or source vendor. No source vendor means there is no need for a recurring contract or service provider relationship.

Supplier Ecosystems as a Source of Innovation

Supply Chain @ MIT

The event was hosted […]. The Internet of Things (IoT) is increasing the need to look beyond the enterprise’s four walls to keep pace with fast-changing markets. These challenges were discussed by senior supply chain executives from a wide range of industries at MIT CTL’s Supply Chain Innovation Roundtable, San Jose, CA, December 3rd, 2015. Featured Innovation Flex flexible electronics Internet of Things MIT CTL Supply chain innovation Uber wearables technology

Ivalua NOW Virtual Event to Showcase the Role of Procurement In Meeting Today’s Business Challenges

ivalua

Premier event for procurement & supply chain practitioners will showcase latest technological innovations and extensive line-up of industry leaders. April 15, 2020 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that its marquee annual event, Ivalua NOW 2020 , will transition from a physical event in Washington D.C. to a virtual event, taking place on May 5 and 6, 2020.

Does Your Company Have A Solid Transportation Procurement Strategy?

Logistics Viewpoints

There is a need, a growing need to drive better performance and outcomes from sourcing events. Procurement/Sourcing Transportation Transportation Management Systems transportation sourcingThe logistics marketplace is dynamic and demands attention to truly optimize and enable strategic advantage. Supply Chain professionals have a tremendous amount of demands and pressures to be aware of and transportation procurement is one of those pressures.

Rising Above Supply Chain Disruptions

DELMIA Quintiq

Exceptional risks, sometimes called black swan events, are situations that are not expected and are almost impossible to predict. To manage everyday risks and black swan events, you need a supply chain that is designed to be resilient in the face of disruptions. Here are a few tactics: Monitorinventory, including components and sources,with digital supply-chain mapping.

Transportation Procurement is Not a Standalone Event: The Importance of Taking a Continuous Process Approach

Talking Logistics

What are some factors that would trigger a sourcing event or help define its scope and objective? How do you kick-off a sourcing engagement? How do you take the output of a strategic sourcing engagement and successfully execute it? Watch the live stream live here or watch it on YouTube Event Page if you’d like to submit questions during the broadcast via chat. Live Episode: Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 12:00 pm ET.

3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum

Supply Chain Movement

en/all-events/cee/. Global sourcing and sourcing in Central-Eastern Europe (CEE) has long been state of the art for international companies. Download the brochure>> Register now >> Events BME CEE Central Europe Eastern Europe event Forum innovation logistics Procurement sourcing supply chain3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum. Date: 19 October, 2016. Venue: Prague, Czech Republic. Organisation: BME Verband. URL: www.bme.de/en/all-events/cee/.

C5’s 9th Advanced Forum on Customs Compliance

Supply Chain Movement

This event will bring together senior government officials from HMRC as well as seasoned customs and international trade specialists from a wide range of industries, to provide the latest information on changes to customs regulations and proven strategies for complying to these changes with minimal impact on daily operations and overall costs to business. The event will consist of expert discussion panels, group discussions, best practice roundtables and extensive networking opportunities.

eWorld Procurement & Supply – 22 September 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Organization: Revolution Events. The Leading Bi-Annual Event for Procurement Innovation. The UK’s most comprehensive business forum for Procurement, Sourcing and Supply Chain Technologies. Intelligent sourcing & risk management. Register now for free and we will keep you up to date with the event highlights as the programme comes together for our 30 th event! >>More eWorld Procurement & Supply. Date: 22 September 2015.