Main Conference Programme

Day 2 – Thursday, 25 April 2019

08:30 Registration and Refreshments

Registration and Refreshments


08:55 Opening Remarks by the Chair

Opening Remarks by the Chair


09:00 Need for Innovations in Public Procurement

Need for Innovations in Public Procurement


09:30 Dealing with Procurement Differently: Role of Technology in Procurement

Dealing with Procurement Differently: Role of Technology in Procurement


10:00 Innovation: Automation for Smarter Procurement Process

Innovation: Automation for Smarter Procurement Process


10:30 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


11:00 Digitisation in Supply Chain: Why is it Necessary to Evolve?

Digitisation in Supply Chain: Why is it Necessary to Evolve?


11:30 Risk Management in Procurement: Dealing with Unknown Threats

Risk Management in Procurement: Dealing with Unknown Threats


12:00 Importance of a Strong Negotiator in the Business of Procurement: Know Your Business Well

Importance of a Strong Negotiator in the Business of Procurement: Know Your Business Well


12:30 Interactive Panel Discussion

Interactive Panel Discussion


13:00 Prayer and Lunch Break

Prayer and Lunch Break


14:00 The ‘Googly’ Approach to Global Supply Chain Management and Operational Transformation

The ‘Googly’ Approach to Global Supply Chain Management and Operational Transformation


14:30 Need to Retains Talent in the Business of Procurement

Need to Retains Talent in the Business of Procurement


15:00 Challenges in Effective Warehousing and Inventory Management

Challenges in Effective Warehousing and Inventory Management


15:30 Closing Panel Discussion

Closing Panel Discussion


16:00 Closing Remarks and End of Procurement Middle East 2019

Closing Remarks and End of Procurement Middle East 2019