Procurement Peer Group Meeting 

Analytics in Procurement 
October 25, 2018 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM 
Discover how other member companies are utilizing analytics to assist managing their procurement process. 
     
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Description:

As the procurement function becomes more visible, whether it is due to shrinking lead times, cost control or other factors, we also have the need to do more with less. One area to gain efficiency in is how to utilize data and make better purchasing decisions based on that data. Additionally, the process around procurement is more complicated (forecasting, visibility internally and to the customer) and access to the right data is also becoming a challenge. In this meeting we will explore how member companies are addressing the topic of analytics and what types of process and systems they are putting in place.

We are currently recruiting presenters to speak on this topic and will update them as well as specific topics as they are confirmed. The day will also include breakout sessions and we will allow time for an open forum to see how your current state aligns, and if there is any room to make changes in your process. Please be prepared to engage in this conversation as everyone will have time to be a part of this interactive meeting

Webcast Available: If you can't make it to the event in-person (or if in-person registration has reached capacity), you can still register to attend from your computer. This option allows you to view the presentations, while attending in person provides you with the opportunity to participate in break-out discussions, ask questions or take advantage of networking opportunities. To attend the webcast, click the "Register for webcast" button on this meeting's homepage. You will receive a confirmation email with the link to the webcast a week before the meeting.  

Location:
Richard T. Anderson Education Center, Waukesha County Technical College 
Contact:
Jen Anderson, 608-890-1406, UWEBCevents@wisc.edu 

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