As our readers know, CPO Rising is the name of this website, but it is also the name of both our annual CPO research study and event. Well, I am happy to say that the report is ready to be published at the end of the month. We will also be hosting a webinar that will provide a sneak preview of the key findings and a general discussion of the state of procurement in 2016.
CPO Rising 2016: The Art and Science of Procurement
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET
Join Andrew Bartolini, Chief Research Officer at Ardent Partners, as he unveils the key findings and highlights from his “CPO Rising 2016″ research study in this world premiere presentation. This annual report, subtitled “The Art and Science of Procurement” takes a penetrating look at procurement mastery in the age of innovation where today’s procurement leaders are those that can tap into both the right and left brain skill sets – matching hard quantitative analysis with insight and experience; developing robust, refined processes that are nonetheless fluid; focusing on agility and innovation while ensuring compliance and precision.
Webinar attendees will gain a comprehensive, industry-wide view into what is happening in the world of procurement today by drawing on the experience, performance, and perspective of more than 330 Chief Procurement Officers (“CPOs”) and other procurement executives. Attendees will also learn the latest industry best practices and receive actionable recommendations to improve their current procurement operations and overall performance.
If you work in sourcing, procurement, P2P, and supply management, you will not want to miss this highly informative online event.