Monday May 8, 2023
8:00AM - 4:00PM
8:00AM - 3:00PM
Experience the newly designed exhibit hall format where suppliers are located in neighborhoods that showcase solutions in Future of Work, Risk, Supplier Diversity, Sustainability and Tech & Innovation. Join an education session at one of the Insights stages, visit with new suppliers or relax and have lunch. There will be a limited number of to go lunches for those who would prefer to eat outside or have more social distancing.
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Start off your day with some fresh coffee, a breakfast sandwich and some fruit (multiple options to accommodate various dietary needs). Breakfast is served from 7:30-8:30 a.m. outside the general session area. You can grab and go to find a quiet spot to catch up on email, meet with friends old and new or enjoy some fresh air outside on the beautiful property.
9:00AM - 10:30AM
The Opening General session kicks off your conference inspiration and education. This session includes an introduction from ISM CEO, Tom Derry, as well as an interactive session with our keynote speaker. Hybrid attendees can chat with the keynote just before the session and in-person attendees can submit their questions LIVE and have a chance to meet the speaker onsite. You will get energized and geared up to make an IMPACT at the conference and in your work after this powerful session.
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Experts from Bath & Body Works will share an insider's view on their world-class vertical production campus that handles contract manufacturing, component production and packaging as well as giftset assembly. Fifty-five to sixty percent of the finished goods produced on...
Speaker: Lisa Szekely
Speaker: Kris Gilmore
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Back by popular demand! Attend what was highlighted by attendees at ISM World 2022 as the "most interesting, humorous, energetic and applicable team building event I attended."...
Speaker: Samuel Setiawan
11:30AM - 12:30PM
People in the supply management industry today are experiencing significant and often unsettling new challenges. While it is true that external conditions are creating huge disruptions to the status quo, it is also an opportunity for your association members to tap into new levels of resiliency...
Speaker: Will Matthews
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Do you pick your mentor or does your mentor pick you? Have you ever had a mentorship program fail? When mentorship works well, it's an amazing experience for both parties, but when it goes bad it leaves a sour taste in everyone's mouth. . .
Speaker: Amy Georgi
12:00PM - 1:00PM
In 2019 DuPont made a public commitment to use 60% of renewable electricity by 2030. Multiple groups within DuPont were challenged to help meet various short, medium, and long-term goals related to this commitment. . .
Speaker: Dan Mentrikoski
Speaker: Antonio Cortada
12:30PM - 1:30PM
The impact of COVID-19 has profoundly changed business for good. Not only did companies have to change many of their work practices, but employees have found they have lots more options when it comes to how, when, and where they can get their work done. Even the term "workplace" has potentially become obsolete. Companies that . . .
Speaker: Lisa Ryan
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Enjoy a great lunch followed by time to explore the exhibit hall neighborhoods or stop to listen to a presentation on the Insights Stage. Make sure to play the conference game and find clues in the exhibit hall to help you earn points for a chance to win great prizes.
2:30PM - 3:30PM
GSK's sustainability journey has been accelerated over the past 2 years following the announcement of our leading sustainability ambition: Net Zero Impact on Climate, Net Nature Positive by 2030. As a result, the procurement organization had to rapidly evolve being accountable for delivering a material portion of this 2030 ambition. The procurement team is. . .
Speaker: Richard Hollingsworth
3:00PM - 4:00PM
The “State of the Procurement Profession” survey – one of the largest worldwide empirical studies of professionals in purchasing and supply management – has been conducted on a yearly basis since 2018. This session will provide a detailed summary of the most current iteration of the survey including insights on current strategic postures, operating. . .
Co-Presenter: Marcell Vollmer
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Sustainability and ectrification grows in its impact on the economy, supply chain, and our daily lives. This session will provide examples of how companies and governments need to transform their business processes and the resulting trickle down impact. . .
Speaker: Lori Sisk
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Post pandemic reorientation in private and public firms as well as government agencies are still occurring at all levels as the marketplace forces entities to continually redefine and reinvent themselves. The supply chain, economy, and geopolitical environments have become highly dynamic and no longer follow the cyclical business and political patterns. . .
Speaker: Althea Pemsel
4:00PM - 5:00PM
In both good and challenging times it is critical to be able to motivate teams to be high performers. In this session, you will get tips for both navigating and successfully leading high-performing teams through diverse procurement transformation programs with consistency, confidence and fun. Learn . . .
Speaker: Peter Rella
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Close out the first full day of conference by joining us for appetizers and cocktails. Connect with your peers, thought leaders and solution providers to share your experiences from the day and grow your network.