Curated Paths

Procurement

Procurement experts at Inspire learn about innovative AI-powered procurement techniques and sustainable practices, networking with industry veterans, and gaining practical knowledge through customer experiences and specialized workshops.

Future of Finance & Procurement Keynote

Learn how operational excellence accelerates your push for durable growth and profitability. Gain insights from cross-industry benchmarks, customer conversations, and live demonstrations. Explore the leading-edge of AI-powered finance and procurement as you shape the future for your company.

Procurement Excellence

Gain insights from customer experiences in achieving operational excellence through innovative, AI-powered procurement strategies.

Innovative Procurement Strategies

Engage in sessions focused on the latest procurement AI-powered innovations and technology integrations.

Supplier Sustainability

Learn how to incorporate sustainability into supplier selection and management.

Cross-Industry Insights

Gain insights from case studies and discussions across various industries to enhance procurement strategies.

Procurement Strategy Workshops

Specialized workshops and breakout sessions on innovative procurement methodologies, with a focus on real-world applications.

Industry-specific Networking Opportunities

Custom networking events focusing on cross-industry insights, enabling procurement leaders to connect with peers from various sectors.

Future of Finance & Procurement Keynote

Learn how operational excellence accelerates your push for durable growth and profitability. Gain insights from cross-industry benchmarks, customer conversations, and live demonstrations. Explore the leading-edge of AI-powered finance and procurement as you shape the future for your company.

Procurement Excellence

Gain insights from customer experiences in achieving operational excellence through innovative, AI-powered procurement strategies.

Innovative Procurement Strategies

Engage in sessions focused on the latest procurement AI-powered innovations and technology integrations.

Supplier Sustainability

Learn how to incorporate sustainability into supplier selection and management.

Cross-Industry Insights

Gain insights from case studies and discussions across various industries to enhance procurement strategies.

Procurement Strategy Workshops

Specialized workshops and breakout sessions on innovative procurement methodologies, with a focus on real-world applications.

Industry-specific Networking Opportunities

Custom networking events focusing on cross-industry insights, enabling procurement leaders to connect with peers from various sectors.

Highlighted Speakers

Travis Hodge

Director, Indirect Procurement & P2P, Novolex

Rekha Pata

VP, Procurement, Synchrony Financial

Kevin Oakes

Chief Procurement Officer, Synchrony Financial

Melissa Berkenpas

Director, Procurement CoE, Casey’s General Stores

Ben Andrews

Source to Pay Global Director, World Vision

Beth Hoffman

P2P Owner, SVB Financial

David Karakas

Director of Procurement, Tessera Therapeutics

Craig Vaughan

Head of Procurement, Absa Group Ltd

Ryan Loock

VP of Global Supply Chain, Mastercard

Karoline Dygas

VP Procurement (CPO), Nordstrom

Dave Carroll

CPO, Enterprise Mobility

Pat Van Oflen

Sr Manager, Procurement, GoPuff

Alison Hayes

Global Director, Procurement, PowerSchool Group

Linda Siegert

Sr. Procurement Director, Sailpoint Technologies

Maria Centeno

Head of Procurement, SoFi

Jacqueline Barrera

Procurement Analyst, SoFi

Zai Mohammed

Head of Global Procurement, Talkdesk

Erin Woody-Kolarek

Procurement Director, Accounts Payable, Amatus Health

Ben Hunt

Director Procurement Process, Systems & Compliance, Ginkgo Bioworks

Brad Keighley

Head of Global Procurement, Lacework

Jay Snyder

VP Procurement, ResProp Mgmt

Jake Shearer

Category Manager – Facilities and Base Operations, MRO and Procure to Pay Strategy, Air Methods

Martin Vermette

Procurement Coe Business Transformation Lead, Bank of Montreal

William Loschiavo

CPO, Blackrock

Tracy Cranz

Senior Manager, Corporate Data & Purchasing Systems, Carnival

Randal Izzard

CPO, Commercial Metals Co.

Linda Theisen

VP Hilton Supply Management, Hilton

Jonathan Scofield

Vice President, Strategy and Business Operations at Hilton Supply Management, Hilton

Neil Aronson

Sr Director, Strategic Sourcing, Uber

Emily Jessup

CPO, Owens & Minor

Highlighted Sessions

 

Sourcing

    • Sourcing, Procurement, and Finance: Partnering for Bottom-Line Impact
    • Product Showcase: Contract Lifecycle Management
    • Panel Discussion: Achieving Success in Source to Contract

Digital Transformation

    • Beyond Automation: The Strategic Value of Digital Transformation for Fast Growth Businesses

Sustainability ESG

    • Lessons from launching a Supplier Diversity and Sustainability program

Career Development

    • Breaking through Barriers, an authentic conversation
    • Advice from CPOs on Planning Your Career

3rd Party Risk

Generative AI within Procurement Panel

Leadership Panel: Profit-Building Strategies for Navigating Market Fluctuations and the AI Frenzy