Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Lead Sourcing and Vendor Management to the Core of Digital Business
Gartner Sourcing & Strategic Vendor Relationships Summit will address how Sourcing, Procurement and Vendor Management can proactively become agents and enablers of digital business. The agenda will focus on both traditional run-the-business sourcing and vendor management best practices as well as new models to increase sourcing’s proactiveness in supporting the organization’s digital business transformation.
The agenda features dedicated tracks for sourcing managers, procurement/contract managers, IT vendor managers, and a track on emerging trends and disruptive technologies. In addition, Gartner’s exclusive Program for Senior Sourcing Executives provides a forum for the most senior level delegates to engage with Gartner analysts and peers in a series of presentations and discussions. Drill down on your hottest sourcing topics based on your role, experience level and key focus.
2017 Agenda tracks
Track A: Sourcing Leaders:
Sourcing for the Digital Platform and Business Value
Track B: Sourcing and Procurement Managers
Selecting and Contracting for Agility, Innovation and Value
Track C: Vendor Managers
Maturing Vendor Management for the Digital Age
Track D: All Roles
Embracing Disruptive and Innovative Technology to Gain Competitive Advantage