Content born out of an established community of global sourcing leaders
FORGE events are developed with the collective knowledge of a private membership of procurement and supply chain professionals - from global enterprises to high growth startups.
Upcoming FORGE Events
2nd Annual online global event with 400+ sourcing leaders/change agents who collaborate and exchange thought leadership on the digitalization of sourcing. Topics cover; digital association with contracts, negotiations, acquisition of services, pricing, third-party risk, digital supply chain and more. Industry experts from inside and outside of our community unveil progressive strategies, ground-breaking technologies, adoption trends and future opportunities, as we roadmap how technology continues to boost the performance of sourcing.
Procurement’s role in driving corporate performance Global sourcing professionals from all sectors will come together to collaborate on the sustainability agenda and how procurement can lead the charge on top line growth and cost reduction. We will address the integral contribution of procurement in achieving corporate sustainability and ESG goals. New approaches and tools will be discussed, alongside how to launch / scale your responsible procurement program; how sustainability can drive value, innovation and competitive advantage for the business and customer. The agenda will be split into industry and maturity breakouts to enable the audience to tailor make their own agenda depending on where the enterprise is on its journey
2nd Annual online global event where 500+ leaders in procurement debate strategies, tools and techniques on how to keep costs down and optimize, while simultaneously growing and investing for the business. The bread and butter of procurement, the event unveils innovative thinking on; how and where dollars are being spent. Risk vs. cost? Data and digital. Speakers deep dive into how future-state procurement supports the business, better spend, data and suppliers to drive positive change.
Procurement leaders will gather and debate the overarching priorities of procurement’s mandate through 2023. As we continue to progress capabilities, opportunity and evolve the craft of procurement, FORGE: ENGAGE looks at emerging trends in technology, process and talent and how to shape ourselves for the future. High level strategy sits side by side with a closed-door CPO track plus a Skills Revolution track structured around personal growth, skillsets and competencies development. FORGE: ENGAGE will bring our community together over two days of networking, workshops, 1:1 business meetings, closed-door collaborations, keynotes, entertainment and some fun!
Without a doubt best end-to-end content of any event I've attended!
Great job to the Foundry core team and all the presenters today. You guys are tops on the virtual conference circuit!
GE GAS POWER
I've been here since the start, I've never done that before.
THE CLASSIFICATION GURU
Thoroughly enjoyed the entire day! Very well done. Thank you.
Great job everyone and great event.
HUGE round of applause!!!
What a fantastic conference.
Thank you Claire & Mike! Another Fabulous Forge event.
ORCHARD CUSTOM BEAUTY