Category Management: the Effective Management of Suppliers

Nov 15 2016 - 5.30 PM - Bologna Business School - Villa Guastavillani - Via degli Scalini, 18 - Bologna

An interactive workshop for Managers and Professionals in the Supply Chain field during which we will discuss the importance of the categories of expenditure management methodologies. In the global market the purchasing functions has become a central element in the strategy of the Companies. The efficient management of suppliers and expenditure impacts decisively on profitability. It is essential to have the tools and knowledge on the classification of suppliers to design focused purchasing strategies, sourcing policies and saving interventions.

During the event will be presented the course Procurement Management, now in its seventh edition: a course aimed at all those who wish to broaden their knowledge and skills in the management of purchasing in the company.

The event is organized in collaboration with The Procurement, a newspaper that had become a point of reference in the field of purchasing and supply chain.


5.30 PM: Welcome and introduction of the work

Marco Briolini, Head of corporate and open programs

5.40 PM: The effective management of spend

Giovanni Contino, Didactical DIrector & CEO Contino & Partners

6.00 PM: Focus: Category Management, support tools for Vendor Management

Paolo Fincato, Managing Partner Cirtuo

Stefano Rizzo, Global Sourcing Director Comer Industries

7.00 PM Conclusions

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