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Sep 26
Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Southern California
09/26/2018 - 09/27/2018
La Jolla, California
USA
Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Southern California conference returns to La Jolla for its 6th year this September 2018. This year’s program will boast two full days of bio-pharma content, including a one-day medical device stream, ensuring engaging high-level sessions delivered for local pharma, biotech and device companies.
The event will bring you plenty of opportunity to get involved with panel discussions, live debates, interactive sessions and on-stage interviews. Whether you want to get involved in a debate on strategic alliances preventing innovation, or discuss the best methods for CRO engagement and patient recruitment, the programme has something for everyone.
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Oct 15
SIG Global Summit Fall 2018
10/15/2018 - 10/18/2018
Rancho Mirage, California
USA

SIG Global Executive Summits are 4-day events that are packed with the latest best practices, cost-cutting strategies, innovative processes and risk-mitigation approaches. Through CPO roundtables, keynote sessions, workshops, breakout sessions and networking events, you'll hear from industry thought leaders, discover the latest innovative trends and have the opportunity to network with like-minded professionals facing similar challenges.

The Summit kicks off Monday with a day of innovation in the morning along with a fun and friendly, semi-competitive golf scramble in the afternoon. The golf scramble is open to everyone who is registered for the Summit, regardless of skill level.

This ​fall’s ​SIG ​​​Global ​​​Summit ​will ​include ​the ​inaugural ​Future ​of ​Sourcing ​Awards, ​celebrating ​companies ​and ​individuals ​who ​are ​driving ​transformative ​change ​in ​the ​sourcing ​industry. ​If ​you ​are ​registering ​to ​attend ​the ​Summit—a ​​​multi-day ​​​event ​​​packed ​​​with ​​​the ​​​latest ​​​best ​​​practices, ​​​cost-cutting ​​​strategies, ​​​innovative ​​​processes, ​​​and ​​​risk-mitigation ​​​approaches—you ​are ​automatically ​registered ​for ​the ​Awards ​dinner. ​ 

If ​you ​are ​registering ​for ​the ​Future ​of ​Sourcing ​Awards ​event ​only, ​please ​choose ​“Awards ​Dinner ​Only” ​when ​selecting ​your ​registrant ​type. ​There ​will ​be ​an ​option ​to ​add ​on ​attendance ​at ​the ​Summit ​later ​in ​the ​registration ​process ​if ​you ​wish ​to ​attend. 

Questions? ​​Contact ​​Justin ​​McCourt ​​at ​​jmccourt@sig.org ​​or ​​904-930-4584.

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Oct 17
Outsourcing Summit & Expo
10/17/2018 - 10/18/2018
London,
United Kingdom

This unique two day event will deliver opportunities for sourcing and IT professionals at every level to participate, learn, network and build new alliances & partnerships that will transform their business.

Taking place in London, OSX is a conference, exhibition, workshop and meeting hub all under one roof. Our new, innovative programme format has been carefully designed to facilitate all of these requirements, with the added provision of a route to market.

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Oct 22
American Supply Chain Management Strategies Summit
10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018
San Diego, California
USA

Explore the latest technologies and strategies for visibility, flexibility and speed.

The American SCMS Summit brings together supply chain leaders and innovators from across the Americas and beyond. Speakers from Intel, Sysco, Anheuser-Busch InBev, AMGEN and many more will share insights into their operations.

They’ll discuss how to utilize Big Data and IoT to create a lean supply chain. You’ll also learn how to secure your supply chain from challenges such as cyber security and Blockchains. To find out more, visit www.american-scms.com. Register now for early bird discounts.

Please note, commercial solution providers cannot attend as delegates and must sponsor to attend. For sponsorship opportunities, please see here.

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Nov 07
Toronto SIGnature Event
11/07/2018
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

SIG and SAP Ariba are heading up to the Great White North to host a networking and thought leadership event at Goodmans LLP in Toronto. Enjoy presentations such as "Blockchain as a Procurement Exercise" by Richard Corley and Peter Ruby, both partners at Goodmans LLP, and an executive presenation by Lorri Rowlandson, Senior Vice President at BGIS. The day will also include live peer-to-peer discussion and roundtable breakout sessions.

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Nov 08
SIG Toronto CPO Meet and Eat
11/08/2018
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Join SIG and Ivalua for this three-hour networking opportunity for CPO level executives only, hosted by Goodmans LLP. The day morning event, where breakfast is served, includes executive presentations and plenty of time for networking and idea sharing.

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Nov 12
Shared Services & Outsourcing Woche 2018
11/12/2018 - 11/15/2018
Berlin,
Germany

From 12. to 15. November 2018 the Shared Services & Outsourcing Woche will take place in Berlin and invites industry experts to discuss the latest trends for the D/A/CH Shared Services & Outsourcing landscape! This area has been heavily influenced by digitalization and the use of disruptive technologies has driven positive development faster than ever.  Further innovative topics, such as Employee Journey, Redesign Captive 2.0, Data Analytics and Added Value Creation will also be the focus for many industries and departments and will be covered at the SSOW 2018. Get information about speaker, topics, workshops, and site visits here in the agenda: https://sharedserviceswoche.iqpc.de/agenda-mc

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