ProcureCon Asia 2017

July 11-July 13, 2017

Amara Sanctuary, Singapore

65 6722 9455

ProcureCon Asia Day 2 - 13 July 2017, Thursday

Transformation in Procurement

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Registration and Breakfast

9:30 AM - 9:40 AM Welcome Address: Gladys Caligagan, Conference Director, WBR Singapore

9:40 AM - 9:50 AM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Frans Barends, Chief Procurement Officer, Georgia Institute Of Technology

Frans Barends

Chief Procurement Officer
Georgia Institute Of Technology

9:50 AM - 10:10 AM Asian CPO Opening Keynote: Transforming sourcing - How can you break the mold using what you have to get your suppliers and your stakeholders engaged like never before?

Daniel Wong, Vice President Fleet, Management & Procurement, SIA Engineering

Daniel Wong

Vice President Fleet, Management & Procurement
SIA Engineering

Anindya Ray

CEO, Global Sourcing
Arvind Lifestyle Brands

Affan Bin Mohd Nawi

Senior Vice President, Corporate Services
Malakoff

Sebastian Chua

Head of Procurement
Health Promotion Board

Alex Drew

Head of Procurement & SRM
Cathay Pacific

Rob Halsall

Head of Procurement
Westpac

Amit Verma

Sr. VP, Digital Transformation for Procurement & Supply Chain
Reliance

Meng Leong Tan

Global Sourcing Partner, Indirect Procurement
NetApp

11:10 AM - 11:50 AM Morning Networking Break

Track A: Next Gen Shared Services

11:50 AM - 12:30 PM Case Study Revolution: Establishing and optimising a cohesive and aligned shared services strategy – What are the critical success factors?

Langdon Wu, Senior Director, APAC Sourcing and Global Sourcing Support Centre, Thomson Reuters

Langdon Wu

Senior Director, APAC Sourcing and Global Sourcing Support Centre
Thomson Reuters

Shankar MR

Head of Procurement South East Asia, South Asia and Middle East
AkzoNobel

Gavin Morton

Regional Head of Enterprise Supply Chain APAC, Head of APAC Procurement
Citi

Merry Liu

Head of Procurement, APAC, Indirect Goods and Services
Bombardier

Track A: Next Gen Shared Services

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM Case Study: How to use purchase-to-pay in shared services to drive insightful analytics and amplify supplier negotiations

Track B: Talent 2.0

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM Case Study: Key developments in the Asian talent markets you need to know about today

Ramesh Krishnamoorthy, Head of Procurement, Asean Pacific, Philips

Ramesh Krishnamoorthy

Head of Procurement, Asean Pacific
Philips

Peter Chen

Head of Procurement Capability & Operations
Axiata Group

Penny Chong

Head of Procurement
Maybank Kim Eng Group

Lily Sastriyanti

Head of Procurement, Services & Vendor Management
China National Offshore Oil Corporation

Siewber Quah

Global Sales and Category Director
REC Group

Track B: Talent 2.0

12:50 PM - 1:20 PM Oxford Style Debate: Professionalising procurement - Formal education in Asia is the only way to solve the discrepancy in procurement talent

Mark Lamb, General Manager, Asia Pacific, CIPS Vincent Wong, Director, Global Sourcing, Global Supply Chain, AB Sciex Ron Ng, Head of Supplier Sourcing & Procurement, APAC, Google

Vincent Wong

Director, Global Sourcing, Global Supply Chain
AB Sciex

Ron Ng

Head of Supplier Sourcing & Procurement, APAC
Google

Mark Lamb

General Manager, Asia Pacific
CIPS

Track C: Small Working Groups

11:50 AM - 12:40 PM Creative Boardroom: How do you re-engineer procurement for better project outcomes and greater agility?

Siju Johny, Chief Procurement Officer, NSW Trains, Transport for NSW

Siju Johny

Chief Procurement Officer, NSW Trains
Transport for NSW

Track C: Small Working Groups

12:40 PM - 1:20 PM Creative Boardroom: Re-thinking negotiation skills training - What are the critical success factors for preparing the next generation of negotiators at your organisation?

1:20 PM - 2:20 PM Networking Lunch

Track A: Next Gen Shared Services

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM Case Study Revolution: Transformation on shared services – How do you support the business needs to be more prepared for the future?

Benjamin Wee, Director, Procurement & Logistics, Resorts World Sentosa

Benjamin Wee

Director, Procurement & Logistics
Resorts World Sentosa

Track A: Next Gen Shared Services

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Interactive Panel: Transformation in cloud based solutions – How can you get the most out of your sourcing, negotiating, contracting and ongoing lifecycle process?

Ernie Tan, Group Head of Sourcing, AIA Chin Yeow Ng, Head of Procurement Asia Pacific, thyssenkrupp Tianrong Chen, Procurement Manager APAC, Pixel Projects

Chin Yeow Ng

Head of Procurement Asia Pacific
thyssenkrupp

Tianrong Chen

Procurement Manager APAC
Pixel Projects

Ernie Tan

Group Head of Sourcing
AIA

Track B: Talent 2.0

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM Case Study: Millennial and Gen Z talent – How can you attract, and keep hold of, talented graduates in procurement without alienating veterans?


Alex Drew

Head of Procurement & SRM
Cathay Pacific

Sebastian Chua

Head of Procurement
Health Promotion Board

Quang Tran

Director, Purchasing Asia Pacific
DSM China

Deepak Dwivedi

Head of Business Excellence- APJ, Delivery Operations
Nokia Networks

Track C: Small Working Groups

2:20 PM - 3:30 PM Creative Boardroom: The Rise of FinTech – A look at key trends and procurement’s role in partnering and leveraging innovation to add greater value across the organization

Rui Santos, Head of Procurement APAC, Deutsche Bank Carlos Garcia, Vice President, Hong Kong & Singapore Country Lead, COO Corporate Services, Global Procurement, Deutsche Bank

Rui Santos

Head of Procurement APAC
Deutsche Bank

Carlos Garcia

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

3:30 PM - 3:40 PM Please proceed to the Main Room for the Conference Wrap Up

Crystal Ball Outlook

3:40 PM - 4:10 PM Overall Outlook – Conference Wrap Up: Key take-aways from ProcureCon Asia 2017 – What are the critical success factors to thrive in 2018-2028?

Frans Barends, Chief Procurement Officer, Georgia Institute Of Technology Affan Bin Mohd Nawi, Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, Malakoff Alex Drew, Head of Procurement & SRM, Cathay Pacific

Frans Barends

Chief Procurement Officer
Georgia Institute Of Technology

Affan Bin Mohd Nawi

Senior Vice President, Corporate Services
Malakoff

Alex Drew

Head of Procurement & SRM
Cathay Pacific

4:10 PM - 4:20 PM Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

4:20 PM - 4:25 PM Conference Close