Thank you for joining us for the virtual CIPS Breakfast Briefing — Digitally Transforming Supply. We hope you had an insightful and enjoyable event. 

Check out some of our highlights below. Don’t forget to share your virtual breakfast briefing highlights with us. Follow us on Twitter @CIPSevents and mention us in your posts #CIPSBBDTS

Speaker advice:

Kate Jay

Innovative transformation helps form factual data and collaboration which allows for informed decisions. – Kate Jay, Procurement Lead – ERP programme, Skanska UK PLC

Kate’s advice on why it’s getting supply chain digitalisation is so important.

Nick Jenkinson

‘You’re not replacing the human element, you’re just giving the human more information’ – Nick JenkinsonFormer Senior Director, Business Services, Procurement & Corporate Real Estate, Astellas Pharma

Nick’s take on introducing AI into supply chains

Evan Sutherland

1. Teamwork/ people
2. Determination
3. Don’t try and boil the ocean, don’t try and solve it all at once 
Evan Sutherland, UK Procurement and Supply Chain Director, Balfour Beatty

Evan’s top tips on how to successfully automate your manual processes at the virtual

The virtual platform:

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Breakfast Briefing homepage

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Breakfast Briefing programme page

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Breakfast briefing ‘meet the speakers’ page

Upcoming events:

Interested in joining us for our 2021 virtual breakfast briefings? Reveal more below:

Embracing Sustainable Procurement

Take the opportunity to become a sustainability champion by ensuring all supply chains are sustainable and ethical at every level.

When and where

Wednesday 20 January 2021 | Online

Managing risk in procurement and supply

More information coming soon...

When and where

Thursday 20 May 2021 | Online