Thank you for joining us for day one of the first ever CIPS Virtual Conference 2020. We hope you had an insightful and enjoyable day. We can’t wait to welcome you back for day two tomorrow.

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

Speaker advice:

Claire Costello

“Get the engagement, get the excitement and then you might get some momentum” – Claire Costello, The Co-op
Claire’s advice on creating social value

Minnie Venkatachalam

Supplier diversity is a business decision, it’s something you should invest in” Minnie Venkatachalam, Weconnect International
Minnie’s advice on how to promote supplier diversity 

Tony Roy

Sustainability is not a competition. It benefits all of us” –Tony Roy, BT
Tony’s advice on how to take ownership of sustainability

Dame Sara Thornton

“Those of your who work in procurement are in a particularly powerful position to get this right” Dame Sara Thorton, Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner
Dame Sara’s advice on how to combat modern slavery and champion good working conditions

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 day one thoughts:

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