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Monday, 17th June
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Conference Opening & Welcome
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Personal Mastery for Procurement Leaders
KEYNOTE
Paddy Upton
Human Performance Expert and International Cricket Coach
9:50 AM - 10:30 AM
Rise of the Machines: The Five Innovative Technologies that will Fundamentally Change Procurement
KEYNOTE
Andrew Bartolini
Founder & Chief Research Officer at Ardent Partners & Publisher of CPO Rising (US)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Morning Tea & Exhibition Viewing
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Reimagining Procurement – From Cost Centre to P&L
DISCOVERY
Andy Brightmore
Executive Director, Compass Group Australia and Foodbuy
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Strategies for Demonstrating the Value of Procurement to Those who see it is as Nothing More than a Necessity
DISCOVERY
Gregory Bayne
Director and Business Psychologist, Total Leader and Coach Solutions Australia
12:25 PM - 1:15 PM
Building Human Skills in the Machine Age to Cope with Change
DISCOVERY
Britta Baumann
(former) Head of C2C, eBay Australia & Paypal
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Lunch & Exhibition Viewing
2:15 PM - 3:05 PM
The Essentials for Successful Procurement Transformations
DISCOVERY
Deon Stofberg
Chief Procurement Officer, NSW Department of Planning and Environment
2:15 PM - 3:05 PM
Rise Above the Pack: Become a Rare and Valuable Procurement Leader
DISCOVERY
Greg Layton
Executive Coach & Author, Chief Makers
3:10 PM - 3:50 PM
The Future of Data
KEYNOTE
Nick Love
Head of Performance, Google Australia & New Zealand
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM
Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Viewing
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Be Relevant and Wanted - How to Build Procurements’ Brand Across the Business
KEYNOTE
Chris Savage
CEO, The Savage Company
5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Networking Drinks Reception
Tuesday, 18th June
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
Morning Yoga
8:50 AM - 9:00 AM
Welcome to Day 2
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Converging Blockchain, IoT and Analytics to Transform the Supply Chain
KEYNOTE
Guilda Javaheri
Chief Technology Officer, Golden State Foods (USA)
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Morning Tea & Exhibition Viewing
10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Deep Dive: The Different Faces of Leaders and Top Performers: Making or Breaking Teams
DEEP DIVE
Paddy Upton
Human Performance Expert and International Cricket Coach
10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Transforming Culture with a Growth Mindset
DISCOVERY
Dave Andrews
Procurement Lead, Microsoft
11:25 AM - 12:15 PM
Managing Procurement in the Age of Innovation
KEYNOTE
Andrew Bartolini
Founder & Chief Research Officer at Ardent Partners & Publisher of CPO Rising (US)
11:25 AM - 12:15 PM
The Power of Social Inclusion & Diversity…..if you dare
INTERACTIVE
Tanya Harris
- Global Manager Procurement and Sustainability, The Fred Hollows Foundation
& Steve Fordham
- Director, Blackrock Industries
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Lunch & Exhibition Viewing
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Procurement’s Role in Leading and Funding Successful Transformation
INTERACTIVE
Lisa Harrison
- Chief Program Excellence Officer, Suncorp
& David Darmenia
- Head of Procurement, Suncorp
& Robert Holt
- Partner, A.T. Kearney
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM
What does 2025 look like for the Chief Procurement Officer?
DISCOVERY
Richard Hillberg
Managing Director, Jigsaw Talent Management
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM
Using AI and Automation to Digitally Transform Procurement at NSW Health
DISCOVERY
Rod Treadwell
Executive Director Procurement, HealthShare NSW
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Viewing
3:05 PM - 3:55 PM
Third Party Risk and Compliance – Where to From Here?
DISCOVERY
Angela Van Eekelen
Global Policy and Compliance Manager - Procurement, ANZ Bank
3:05 PM - 3:55 PM
Meshing Art and Science – Lessons in Negotiation
INTERACTIVE
Samantha Apps
- Chief Procurement Officer, Star Entertainment Group
& Nick Harvey
- Head of Australia & NZ, The Gap Partnership
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM
Partnerships that Create Sustainable Value and Competitive Advantage
KEYNOTE
Dan Cameron
Chief Procurement Officer, Pearson Plc (UK)
4:40 PM - 4:45 PM
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