Webinar: Cognitive Sourcing in Concert 2019-11-05T19:42:46+00:00

Cognitive Sourcing in Concert

Transforming Procurement and Supply Management

Join us on November 21st at 1 pm EST to hear from early adopters of cognitive technologies on how they’re using AI to transform their approach to supply management. We’ll review key learnings from the 2019 Cognitive Sourcing Summit with input from industry though leaders and front-line practitioners like Fitbit, IBM and Rockwell Automation.

Key Learnings

We'll explore how cognitive technologies are being leveraged beyond procurement to bring new levels of agility and profitability to new product development and the broader supply chain

Digital Transformation
The experts’ take on the role AI and cognitive sourcing technologies are having on procurement’s digital transformation

Predicting Risks & Opportunities
Leveraging AI to identify and act on supply risks and opportunities early in the product development process

Talent Readiness
Changing expectations for sourcing and NPI skills, and the role of culture on successful digital transformations

Cross-Functional Collaboration
Elevating the role of procurement by orchestrating NPI, engineering and finance initiatives to drive the business

Driving Value
Deriving concrete benefits and a clear ROI from investments in new technology

The Widening Performance Gap
Findings from the 2019 Cognitive Sourcing Study that measure how early adopters are outpacing their peers

Insights from Practitioners & Thought Leaders

Highlights from Cognitive Sourcing Summit 2019

Impact of Cognitive Supply Management
Ray Wang | Founder & CEO
Constellation Research

Global Supply Chain Challenges & Opportunities
David Warrick | GM, Devices Supply Chain
Microsoft

The Connected Supply Chain
Jen Upthegrove | Director, Global Supply Chain
Rockwell Automation

Transforming NPI
Bobinder Singh | VP, Supply Chain Operations
Fitbit

Cognitive Sourcing Innovators: Lessons Learned
Panel Discussion

Insights from the Cognitive Sourcing Study
Richard Barnett | SVP, Marketing & Alliances
LevaData

The Future of Digital Procurement
Elouise Epstein, PhD | VP & Futurist
A.T. Kearney

The Cognitive Enterprise:
Reinventing Procurement with AI

Derek Bush | Global Solutions & Offerings Leader
IBM

Mastering Complexity
Nick Heinzmann | Analyst
Spend Matters

Your Webinar Host

Richard Barnett

Richard Barnett

Richard Barnett, LevaData’s SVP of Marketing & Alliances, will provide a 45-minute overview of the summit’s findings and answer your questions in a 10-minute Q&A.

Richard believes that a customer’s success is his success. Over his twenty-year career, he’s worked for both scrappy start-ups, supply chain innovators like i2 Technologies and GT Nexus, and tech luminaries like Microsoft. He is passionate about driving massive performance improvements through the latest in AI technologies. Richard has dual degrees from Stanford University in Political Science and International Policy Studies.

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