ProcureCon Asia 2018

July 10-July 12, 2018

Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa, Singapore

+65 6722 9455

Digital Evaluation Focus Day

Establish The Right Digital Partnerships To Prosper In The Current Landscape

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Networking Lunch & Registration

1:00 PM - 1:10 PM Welcome Address

Gladys Caligagan, Conference Director, ProcureCon Asia

1:10 PM - 1:20 PM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Bhavesh Shah, Corporate Vice President, Chief Purchasing Officer, Firmenich

Bhavesh Shah

Corporate Vice President, Chief Purchasing Officer
  • When evaluating new digital partners, what are the key areas you should be testing and looking out for?
  • What different digital solutions can help you prosper in a fast changing and competitive environment?
  • How can you establish which digital technology is best suited to increased savings?
  • What questions should you ask to fully understand the pros and cons of each solution?

Ramesh Krishnamoorthy

Head of Procurement, Asean Pacific

Swapnil Dubey

Global Head of Indirect Procurement and Logistics
Tata Communications

Vinod Kumat

Head of Fuel & Chemicals Procurement
Reliance Group

Carlos Garcia

Vice President, Hong Kong & Singapore Country Lead, COO Corporate Services, Global Procurement
Deutsche Bank

Meet The Platforms

2:00 PM - 2:35 PM Platform Perspective: A 5 minute introduction to each digital initiative involved today- What is their USP and what benefits do they bring?

Senior Representative, Ivalua

2:35 PM - 3:50 PM 3 x Technology Roundtable: Meet 1-3 of the newest technology offerings with your peers to establish who best meets your business needs

3:50 PM - 4:30 PM Coffee Break

4:30 PM - 5:45 PM 3 x Technology Roundtables: Meet 4-6 of the newest technology offerings with your peers to establish who best meets your business needs

5:45 PM - 5:50 PM Conference Wrap Up & Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

5:50 PM - 7:00 PM Digital Evaluation Day Drinks Reception - Available to Digital Evaluation Day attendees only

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM McKinsey Digital Capabilities Center Site Visit (by Invitation Only)

McKinsey’s Digital Capability Centers (DCCs) are a global network of Industry 4.0–focused capability centers that drive the transformation of companies around the world. Offering services ranging from experiential learning and capability building, to piloting new technologies, the DCCs support companies at every stage of their digital transformation journey. The DCC network includes facilities in Aachen (Germany), Beijing, Chicago, Singapore, and Venice (Italy). Each center was founded in partnership with a leading industry consortium, government organization, or research institution. The Singapore facility is a collaboration with the Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre (ARTC) to develop digital manufacturing and industrial-design expertise in Southeast Asia.