Product Development & Procurement Events

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May 15-16, 2024 | San Francisco Bay area, CA

R&D Leaders Forum

Join us for an event that brings together leaders in R&D and product development! We will be discussing the latest trends and innovations...
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shaping the R&D function—from using gen AI to power efficiency to exploring the operating model of the future…
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Past Event
Starting on January 24, 2024

Portfolio Simplicity Virtual Roundtable Series

Simplifying your product portfolio can help you boost innovation, profitability, and focus…

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Past Event
January 18, 2024
1-2pm ET

Driving excellence in chemical procurement

Chemical sourcing is complex and the pace of change throughout the value chain has accelerated thanks to energy cost volatility, supply...
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chain disruptions, and demand softness across end markets.
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Duration: 1 hour

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Past Event
November 6-7, 2023, Barcelona

Europe CPO Roundtable

Challenged by ongoing shortages, decarbonization pressures, and volatile markets, the procurement function is at the heart of building...
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resilience and competitive advantage for the entire organization. On the journey toward Procurement 2030, procurement leaders need to fully innovate the way of working with digital on the rise, exploring new ways of generating value, and rethinking their approaches to win talent and boost capability building.
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Past Event
November 2nd and 3rd, 2023 | Chicago, IL

2023 North America Procurement Executive Forum

McKinsey’s 2023 Procurement Executive Forum is excited to welcome you this fall in Chicago! The forum is your opportunity to connect...
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with peers from a wide range of industries and regions
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Duration: 2 days

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Past Event
October 9−11, 2023 | Vienna, Austria

McKinsey at SAP Spend Connect Live

Industry conference

McKinsey is proud to attend SAP Spend Connect in Vienna and bring together experts from procurement and supply chain to discuss the next...
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s-curve in productivity.
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Past Event
September 28, 2023 – London

Procurement Executive Roundtable: Human and digital – Intertwined factors to empower your procurement 2030 strategy

In today’s dynamic environment—influenced by ongoing volatility and supply chain disruptions—hiring, developing, and retaining the...
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best talent with the right skillset has become more important than ever to re-think and course-correct the procurement strategy.
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Past Event
Sep 25, 2023 | 11:30 IST | 14:00 SGT | 16:00 AEST

Generative AI: Unveiling the next frontier of digital procurement

Generative AI is poised to transform roles and boost performance—across business functions including procurement. While 90% of...
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procurement leaders are convinced that generative AI will unveil the next frontier of procurement, only 10% have access to the necessary data infrastructure to deploy high-impact use cases. In the end-to-end procurement process, generative AI can help along the dimensions of content generation, insight generation, and interactive engagement—from RFP creation and analysis, negotiation coaching to assessing supplier intelligence and performance.
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Duration: 1 hour

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Past Event
August 30, 2023 11 am ET | 5pm CET

The age of generative AI: Unveiling the next frontier of digital procurement

Generative AI is changing the way we live and work—across all business functions including procurement. While 90% of procurement leaders...
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are convinced that generative AI will significantly change the way of working in the function over the next few years, only 10% have access to the necessary data infrastructure to deploy high-impact analytics use cases. In the end-to-end procurement process, generative AI can help along the dimensions of content generation, insight generation, and interactive engagement—from RFP creation and analysis and negotiation coaching to assessing supplier intelligence and performance.
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Duration: 1 hour