The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes
The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, 4012 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32837, USA

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Event Date Sun Nov 7 EST - Tue Nov 9 EST (8 months ago)
Location The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes
4012 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32837, USA
Region Americas

The Chief Procurement Officer Summit is an invitation-only, premium Summit bringing leading senior procurement executives and innovative suppliers and solution providers together. The Summit’s content is aligned with key procurement challenges and interests, relevant market developments, and practical and progressive ideas and strategies adopted by successful pioneers.

Key Topics:
• Exploring options to promote innovation, ethics and efficiency while improving competitiveness through a diversified supplier pool
• Examining the synergies and benefits to be gained through collaboration between procurement and corporate real estate teams
• Addressing the talent challenges plaguing the procurement landscape and exploring opportunities through training and partnerships to boost recruitment and retention
• Applying the lessons learnt from the pandemic to strengthen supply chains so your organization can better respond to future crisis
• Delving into best practices to optimize business sustainability by maintaining goodwill and positive relationships with suppliers
• Accelerating the application of technology to create more efficient processes, support better decision making and build capacity


2021 Speakers

Lynn Torrel
Chief Procurement & Supply Chain Officer, Flex

Todd Podell
Senior Vice President, Chief Procurement & Corporate Services Officer, Discover Financial Services

Jaime Robles
Vice President Procurement & Sourcing, Casey's General Stores, Inc.

Jay Sklar
Chief Procurement Officer, HUB International

Sanjeev Majoo
Vice President Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Bristol Myers Squibb

Gary Foster
Vice President, Global Procurement & Payables, Highmark Health

Nicole Wilson
Vice President, Procurement – FF&E and Value Engineering, Americas, IHG ® Hotels & Resorts

Akash Gupta
Chief Procurement Officer, Principal Financial Group

Brad Singh
Senior Vice President, Procurement, Universal Parks & Resorts

Uldis Sipols
Former Chief Procurement Officer, Sonoco

Gary Levitan
Global Head of Procurement, WeWork

Jonathan Shomody
Chief Procurement Officer, Americas, GEODIS

Linda Chuan
Head of Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Box

David Schultz
Chief Supply Chain Officer, Byrna Technologies, Inc