Thank you for joining us for the first ever CIPS Virtual Conference 2020. We hope you had an insightful and enjoyable two day’s. 

Check out some of our highlights from the conference. Don’t forget to share your virtual conference highlights with us. Follow us on Twitter @CIPSevents and mention us in your posts #CIPSVirtualConference. 

Keen to continue your professional development with CIPS? Check out our upcoming events here: CIPS Breakfast Briefings and CIPS MENA Conference 2021.

Speaker advice:

Bobby Dhanoa

“Over the next few year’s the traditional procurement roles may not be there. As a set of leaders in the space we have to get ready for what those new roles look like.” – Bobby Dhanoa, KPMG
Bobby’s advice on developing and managing top talent

John Amaechi OBE

“Inclusion and inclusive teams and the ability to lead diverse and inclusive teams is a performance prerogative, it’s not a nice to have, this is an essential skill of future leaders.” John Amaechi, APS and organisational psychologist
John’s advice on championing diverse teams

“…do more engagement at schools, universities and careers fairs. If we haven’t got that pool of people coming in at the bottom, we won’t have that pool of people at the top….”  – Clare Jones, Mace
Clare’s advice on how getting more women into procurement


“All sizes are embedded into this agenda, we all need to help each other”Bertrand Conquéret, Henkel’s
Bertrand advice on what size businesses need to help in championing strategic ethical leadership

The virtual platform:

CIPS Virtual Lobby

CIPS Virtual lobby

CIPS Virtual Conference hall

CIPS Virtual Conference hall

CIPS Virtual Exhibition hall

CIPS Virtual Exhibition hall

Some of your thoughts about the virtual conference:

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