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13-14 July 2017
Designed to drive continuous progress in procurement, Ovation brings together a unique group of global leaders and thinkers to discuss the future of procurement and supply management, in an exclusive, private environment.
Our ground-breaking study into Supplier-Enabled Innovation was unveiled at this year's Ovation.
With in-depth research into the innovation capabilities and approaches taken by leading organisations, as well as best-practice case studies, Ovation provided CPOs with the inspiration to refine future strategies.
"I was able to make several strong connections with other CPO's at the event. The content was thought provoking and the interaction with thought leaders was excellent."
Rob Donoho, VP Procurement, E&J Gallo
"Ovation is an exclusive, intensive CPO-level debate and networking event with inspiring and well recognized speakers out of the procurement function."
Eva Wimmers, SVP Group Procurement, Deutsche Telekom
"Very engaging and a chance to network extensively during the event."
Korlan Strayer, SVP Global Procurement, Metso
Pamela Meyer is an expert in deception detection, an internet entrepreneur, Huffington Post columnist and best-selling author.
IBM's former CPO, and Procurement Leaders Advisory Board chairman, John Paterson chairs Ovation for the second year running.
Ulrich Weinberg is Director of the Hasso Plattner Institute School of Design Thinking and an expert in collaborative innovation.
Author and strategic advisor Stefan Lindegaard focuses on open innovation and the people and culture that drive innovation.
As President & CEO of Canadian electronics-giant Celestica, Craig Muhlhauser has spent a long career in hi-tech, automotive and defence.
Mischa Dohler is co-founder of smart city pioneer Worldsensing and Head of Telecommunications Research at King's College London.
Many of the world’s leading Chief Procurement Officers congregated to debate many the issues that will define procurement in the years to come.
Europe: Park Weggis Resort, Switzerland, 6-8 July, 2016
Situated right on the banks of Lake Lucerne, the 5 star Park Weggis offers a luxurious Swiss retreat.
The hotel was opened in 1875 as "Hotel Bellevue" and the main building and "Schlössli" wing are art of beautiful nouveau construction.
With its Japanese Garden, wellness spa, outdoor pool, spa and lakeside sports centre, there are plenty of activities to keep guests entertained.
Located approximately 20km from Lucerne, and 55km from Zurich, The Park Weggis pair’s old-world charm, service and ambiance with modern comforts in a luxurious residential setting.
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