Top 10 procurement, sourcing, and supply events for 2022

Procurement Magazine lists 10 procurement & supply chain events for those in the industry for 2022 to discover the latest insights, trends, and innovations

Global Procurement Conference 2022

When: 5/6 July 2022

Where: Rome, Italy

Website: Global Procurement Confernece 2022

Returning for its seventh year, Global Procurement Conference 2022 aims to raise awareness for the planetary implications of joint decisions regarding what is purchased, how and for who in the public domain. 

The agenda for Global Procurement Conference 2022 will include:

  • Emerging economies
  • Governance and compliance
  • Sustainability
  • Digital procurement and data-driven decision
  • Health and safety

Asia-Pacific CPO Forum 2022

When: 8/1 June 2022

Where: Australia

Website: Asia-Pacific CPO Forum 2022

In its 14th year, Asia-Pacific CPO Forum 2022 has been dubbed ‘The Great Procurement Rest’. With disruptions hitting supply chains with greater magnitude and frequency, the time is now to ‘reset, realign, re-energise and rebuild’.

Hosted by The Faculty, the agenda for the Asia-Pacific CPO forum 2022 will see those attending uncover the people, strategy, risk and technology changes needed to prepare for the future.

Gartner Supply Chain Symposium Xpo

When: 6/8 June 2022

Where: Orlando, Florida

Website: Gartner Supply Chain Symposium Xpo

Committed to unlocking the supply chain potential for organisations in the industry, Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo 2022 aims to provide those attending with the must-have insights, strategies and frameworks to think big, make bold moves and drive real impact. 

Topics to be discussed on the agenda include: 

  • Strategy, leadership and supply chain planning
  • Sourcing and procurement
  • Supply chain operations and manufacturing
  • Logistics and fulfilment 
  • Quality and technology
  • Industrial manufacturing and Hi-Tech 
  • Healthcare and life sciences
  • Retail and CPG

Procurement Success Summit 2022

When: 17/18 November 2022

Where: Shanghai

Website: Procurement Success Summit 2022

Back for another year, the Procurement Success Summit (PSS) has been dedicated to providing innovative keynotes, interactive peer discussions, and intimate networking sessions since 2014. 

PSS aims to spark inspirational procurement innovators across industries to connect, share insights and best practices, and develop reality-based strategies for greater value.

Topics that will be included as part of the agenda include:

  • Risk
  • Cost
  • Digital acceleration
  • Sustainability goals
  • Agility
  • People

Procurement Summit 2022

When: 22/23 June 2023

Where: Hamburg, Germany

Website: Procurement Summit 2022

An exhibition for digitalisation and innovation in the procurement sector, Procurement Summit returns for its fifth year. 

Key themes for the two days include:

  • Procurement transformation
  • Technology - Cloud, AI, eProcurement solutions, automation  
  • Data-driven procurement
  • Supply chain and procurement regulations
  • Women in business
  • Digital disruption
  • Talent and upskilling
  • ESG

North American Supply Chain Executive Summit (NASCES) 2022

When: 12/14 July September 2022

Where: Chicago, USA

Website: North American Supply Chain Executive Summit (NASCES) 2022

Bringing together industry experts from North America, the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit (NASCES) 2022 will help those in the industry to network, benchmark, share, and learn real-world solutions to universal challenges. 

Key discussion topics from the agenda will include: 

  • Supply chain optimisation and risk management
  • Globalising distribution channels
  • Managing a dynamic workforce
  • Leadership and talent acquisition – training tomorrow's leaders
  • Latest advances in technology
  • Big data analytics
  • Supply chain sustainability

eWorld Procurement & Supply 2022

When: 20 September 2022

Where: Grand Connaught Rooms, London

Website: eWorld Procurement & Supply 2022

Since launching in 2001, eWorld Procurement & Supply provides unique insights into the latest innovations and technologies for senior procurement, supply chain and finance executives. 

Agenda topics will include: 

  • The impact of COVID-19
  • Risk management and agility in procurement
  • BREXIT priorities
  • Automation and paperless
  • Technology and digital transformation
  • Legal and Governance
  • Supplier management and purchasing with purpose

ProcureCon Europe 2022

When: 27/29 September 2022

Where: Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower, Spain

Website: ProcureCon Europe 2022

ProcureCon Europe 2022, the flagship event for CPOs, Heads of Indirect and procurement leadership teams from around the world. The event gives those in the procurement and supply chain the opportunity to benchmark strategies and define the best way to thrive in the current and uncertain market. 

ProcureCon Europe’s 2022 agenda includes: 

  • Procurement re-invention
  • Innovation and growth
  • Talent
  • Digital transformation and acceleration
  • Robust supply chains
  • Technology - automation, digital solutions
  • Women in procurement
  • ESG
  • Supply chain security and transparency
  • Risk management 

World Procurement Congress 

When: 13/15 June 2022

Where: Intercontinental London - The O2

Website: World Procurement Congress 

Back for another year, World Procurement Congress’s focus for 2022 is ‘Challenging the Status Quo’. Those attending can hear from inspiring leaders who are pushing the boundaries when it comes to innovation, ESG and supply chain resiliency. 

Agenda topics include: 

  • New business realities
  • Being tactical and strategic
  • The future of procurement
  • Synergic and innovative ecosystem
  • collaboration and digital transformation
  • ESG, risk and social objectives

PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022

When: 12/13 October 2022

Where: QEII Centre, London, UK

Website: PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022

This October, Supply Chain Digital and Procurement Magazine return to London for an all-new event - PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022.

Click here, to find out how you can attend PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022.

Held at the QEII Centre between the 12th and 13th of October 2022, BMG’s all-new hybrid event incorporates two zones - SupplyChain LIVE and Procurement LIVE - to create a single EXPO style event. 

PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022 will give those attending the chance to showcase their values, products and services to partners and customers. 

To find out more about PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN LIVE LONDON 2022, click here.

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