The welcome by Patrick Sarbach (Q_PERIOR) was followed by a specialist presentation from one of the participants: In his presentation, Axel Butterweck (Head of Corporate Procurement, Die Schweizerische Post) explained his organization’s departure towards Procurement 4.0. Using concrete practical examples Mr. Butterweck identified the imperative focus areas and tasks that need to be observed.
In the second contribution of the evening, Hubert Strohmeier (Head of Supply Chain Management, Q_PERIOR) explained what organizational, procedural and IT technical key points a CPO must keep an eye on in the course of digitalization. By means of various examples he identified the drivers and approaches of digitalization and emphasized the concrete effects on procurement.
The following Apéro offered participants the opportunity to exchange information about the topics and other current issues among professional colleagues.