Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Virtual Forum

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December 7–8, 2020 | 12:45 PM–4:30 PM ET

Join like-minded Chief Procurement Officers and other senior procurement and strategic sourcing leaders for inspiration and insight, networking and learning, and proven strategies to improve your business practices.

Faculty Members Include

  • HELEN ARTIME (NBG Home), Vice President, Product Development & Sourcing
  • ED AVILES (Basware), Senior Global Business Advisor
  • JEFF BALL (MediaNews Group), Chief Procurement Officer
  • CARLOS BARAJAS (Venanpri Group), Vice President, Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain
  • PALLABEE BERA (Acosta), Vice President, Procurement
  • JULIA BRAUN (Smartsheet), Senior Director, Procurement, AP & Travel
  • JOANNE COUTURE (Dentsply Sirona), Vice President, Procurement
  • MARCIE DENNISON (Hilltop Holdings), Senior Vice President, Director of Procurement
  • LISA DIXON (Multi Color Corporation), Global Category Manager, Indirect Procurement
  • ALEJANDRA ECHEVERRY (JLL), Senior Vice President, Strategic Sourcing
  • APOLLON FANZERES (Laureate), Chief Procurement Officer
  • TONY GAGLIARDI (Elekta), Head, Indirect Sourcing North America & Central America
  • JACK GREENE (AutoNation), Senior Director - Procurement
  • DANIEL HALOUKAS (Discovery, Inc.), Vice President, Procurement–Technology, Digital & GT&O
  • MIKE HEEGER (Deutsche Bank), Head of Sourcing, Americas and Director of Global Procurement
  • STEVE HUGHES (The College Board), Chief Procurement Officer
  • JOHN LECLOUX (Multi Color Corporation), Global Procurement Lead
  • DESEN LU (Graham Packaging), Vice President, Head of Sourcing
  • DAWN LUTTRELL (Carnival Cruise Line), Senior Director, Strategic Sourcing
  • CHRISTY MALLEN (Princess Cruises), Director, Indirect Strategic Sourcing
  • HOMER MAXIMO (Fanatics), Managing Director, Latin America Operations
  • ANN-MARIE MCCARTHY (Endurance International Group), Chief Procurement Officer
  • RODOLFO MEDINA (KnowBe4), Global Head of Procurement
  • SCOTT MILLER (CoreTrust), Vice President
  • ANDREW PUENTE (Dover Corporation), Director Global Sourcing
  • JENNY REINTS (Chamberlain Group), Director, Global Sourcing, Indirect
  • MARK RICHARDSON (Automobile Club of Southern California (AAA)), Head of Procurement, Fleet & Administrative Services
  • BRIAN ROCHE (Westfield Insurance), Chief Procurement Officer
  • JASON SHUMRAK (Kaplan Inc.), Vice President, Procurement
  • JAY SKLAR (HUB International), Chief Procurement & Real Estate Officer
  • LAURA SMITH (Ivalua), Director of Sales
  • ABRAAO TORQUEZ (WESCO-ANIXTER), Director, Procurement & Inventory Management
  • HELEN XIONG (Legrand), Director, Strategic Sourcing

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Topics For Discussion

  • Key Steps Toward A More Sustainable Supply Chain
  • Uncovering Hidden Costs In Indirect Categories
  • Procurement As A Strategic Partner: Communicating Your Value To The C-Suite & Stakeholders
  • The Procurement Talent Crunch: Recruiting, Developing & Retaining The Best
  • Mastering Data: Driving Key Insights For Better Decision Making

Consero’s Virtual Forums facilitate uniquely meaningful conversation and connections among the world’s most senior corporate leaders.


Event Participants Engage In:

  • Interactive panel sessions,
  • Breakout discussions on more targeted topics, and
  • One-on-one business meetings.

The End Result Is A Highly Efficient Opportunity To:

  • Share best practices,
  • Benchmark with other companies, and
  • Identify specific tools and strategies to materially improve corporate performance.

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Attendees Rave About Consero

  • Kirit Rosario
    "Perfect one-day event to refresh your thinking. Recommended every 6 months to any Procurement Leader"
    Kirit Rosario
    True Value Company
  • Mike Ozmeral
    "Very collaborative and discussion oriented. It's great not to sit through PowerPoints!"
    Mike Ozmeral
    Reyes Holdings
  • John Becvar
    "Great variety of topics in an intimate setting of Chief Procurement Officers"
    John Becvar
  • Steven Grover
    "This is an informative and great opportunity for networking with Senior Purchasing Executives"
    Steven Grover
  • Franklin Fisher
    "The was my first Consero event and I found it to be very valuable and relevant to my current needs"
    Franklin Fisher
    Milliker & Co.
  • Jason Shumrak
    "Well worth the time and investment!"
    Jason Shumrak
  • Marcia Jones
    “The forum was informative, an eye-opener to the needs I have, and a mechanism to connect with vendors outside of my reach.”
    Marcia Jones
    Clayton State University
  • William Bagley
    “The Consero event was a huge networking opportunity with peers in the function to discuss similar issues and challenges. It gave capability to have discussions about solutions, without a hard sell. The solution providers linked with my needs – so the concept sold itself.”
    William Bagley
  • Matt Markel
    The opportunity I was looking for–to have a deep, direct, and actionable conversation with true subject-matter experts.
    Matt Markel
    WestRock Company
  • Greg Brinkman
    "Well run, well planned, and beneficial to the participants."
    Greg Brinkman
    Badcock Corp.

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