53rd Symposium Purchasing and Logistics - 14 - 16 November 2018, Berlin

The BME Symposium Purchasing and Logistics is one of Europe's largest congresses for procurement and supply chain professionals. A large, effective network with 2,000 participants, over 100 exhibitors and around 130 high-level speakers will give insights on the design of future-proof, agile supply chains.

For the sessions the following speakers have already confirmed their contribution:

Bruce Dickinson
Commercial Pilot, Entrepreneur, Chairman of Cardiff Aviation and Lead Singer of Iron Maiden

Petra Eberlein-Kemper
CPO, Commerzbank AG

Dr. Richard Lutz
Deutsche Bahn AG

Rafael Hostettler
Project Manager of Roboy.org

Dr. Ariane Reinhart
Member of the Executive Board, Human Relations and Director Labor Relations, Sustainability Continental AG

Michael Stietz
Head of Purchasing – PMTC, Körber AG 

During the breakout sessions speakers and delegates will discuss how to set up a procurement and supply management organization in order to meet current and future challenges.

Future scenarios and their impact on strategy, structure and processes as well as the role of procurement and supply chain management

Intelligent management of the end-2-end supply chain with supplier management, early involvement of procurement, value management and cross functional collaboration

Improving transparency through controlling, reporting and performance management with the use of both classic tools as well as big data and predictive analytics

Decreasing risk through market intelligence with regard to commodities and sourcing markets and subsequently implementing a predictive risk management along the entire value chain

Complete digitalization by consequent use of eProcurement solutions, and new disruptive technologies as Robotic Process Automation, Block Chain and Artificial Intelligence

Book your accomodation in the congress hotel for only € 169,00 per night!*

*for bookings until August, 30th 2018, plus € 15,00 for breakfast; limited offer

Bookings per Phone: +49 30 2602-0, Code BME


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