31st March – 1st April 2025 | Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Lecture documents

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US–China Geo-Economic Rivalry: Risks and Opportunities for Europe – free speech

  • Dr. Josef Braml, US & Foreign Policy Expert, European Director, Trilateral Commission

Responsible Supply Chain Management – Mercedes-Benz’ approach to respect Human Rights along the Supply Chain

  • Marc-Andre Bürgel, Head of Social Compliance Program – IL/CPS | Integrity, Governance & Sustainability | Mercedes-Benz Group AG

Cost savings and business value: Balancing the Procurement strategy between total cost competitiveness, resilient supply chains and value creation

  • Oliver Bischof, Chief Procurement Officer, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Future Fit Supply Chain – A great place to be

  • Angela Qu, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Iveco Group

Procurement strategies for raw material and energy

  • Ulrich Bär, Vice President Group Purchasing, VARTA AG Group

Supplier Collaboration for Sustainable Impact

  • Petra Spallek, CVP Purchasing, Global Head of Indirect Materials & Services, Sustainability & Compliance, Regional Head of Purchasing Europe, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

How can cost savings include strategic value? – this lecture is not available

  • Alma Draganović, Director Supply Chain EMEA, Boyd Corporation

STREAM 1 – Supply Chain Excellence

The Power of Integration: Revolutionizing the Modern Supply Chain – this lecture is not available

  • Patric Hoffmann, Senior Vice President Global Ventures & Innovation, DB Schenker

Out of the crisis? How to prepare a global acting procurement organization on future supply chain disruptions and shifting markets?

  • Roland Seckler, Vice President Global Supply Chain Operatons, Ypsomed AG

ESG Evolution in Procurement: Sourcing and Category Management Impact

  • Christoffer Hagner, Head of Procurement, Mainova AG

STREAM 2 – Procurement Excellence

Global Purchasing Reference Organization: Synchronizing global performance – this lecture is not available

  • Dr. Boris Idler, Head of Global Purchasing Excellence, Festo SE & Co. KG

Purchase to Pay (P2P) Finance Transformations: Why Procurement Leaders need to be partners with Finance in this journey

  • Donna Künzler, Head of Procurement Process Excellence & Digital Transformation, Robotics and Discrete Automation, ABB Switzerland Ltd.

STREAM 3 – Sustainability & beyond

How does sustainability become a part of your DNA in your global procurement organization?

  • Dietmar Hauser, CPO – Chief Procurement Officer TÜV SÜD AG / Managing Director – TÜV SÜD Business Services GmbH

Challenges on the way to zero emissions

  • Kai Berking, CPO, ALBA Management GmbH

Incentivising Suppliers Via a SUSTAINABILITYLINKED supply chain finance programme

  • Ralf Peters, Vice President Procurement @ Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) Chairman at Coca-Cola’s Cross Enterprise Procurement Group (CEPG)

TREAM 4 – Artificial Intelligence & beyond

Artificial Intelligence in Procurement and Supply Chain – this lecture is not available

  • Pratik Yadav, Partner and Associate Director, Boston Consulting Group

AI in Procurement and Supply Chain: A Journey of Innovation, Collaboration, and Learning

  • Dr. Tina Manoharan, former VP, Global Head of AI & Digital Innovation, Philips

Artificial Intelligence in Procurement – a showcase

  • Meik Hammer, Director, Aquanima Grupo Santander
Andrea KrögelEvent Managerin+49 6196 5828-212andrea.kroegel@bme.de
Silva Certan-MallmannGeschäftsbereichsleitung Innovation & ProduktentwicklungInhaltliche Fragen+49 173 211 82 01silva.certan-mallmann@bme.de
Roland KnoorSales DirectorSponsoring+49 6196 5828-113roland.knoor@bme.de
EP&SCE31st March – 1st April 2025Frankfurt am Main, Germany