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Our annual conference is an unrivaled event – bringing together IT procurement professionals from around the globe to collaborate on the latest industry trends and learn how to Do Better Deals® Featuring powerful presentations from some of best and brightest minds in the IT procurement profession today, you’ll walk away from our conference with keen insights on:
- Best practices for moving to the cloud
- Industry standards around data privacy and security
- Tips and tactics for negotiating better technology agreements
- How to more effectively manage vendor relationships
Our industry break-outs will give you an opportunity to network with your peers so that you can see how others just like you are dealing with the same issues and challenges you’re confronting in your own organization.
Interactive town halls will provide you with an opportunity to speak out on some of the most pressing topics facing IT procurement professionals today. Focused panel discussions will leave you with tangible tips and tactics for creating leverage with suppliers, developing a strong vendor management program, and effectively negotiating agreements across borders with international suppliers.
For those new to the profession, this year’s conference will include a special IT Procurement Bootcamp – an intense, 7 session track where industry leaders will teach you the foundational principles every IT procurement professional must have in order to successfully negotiate deals and provide added value to their company. Specific topics will include:
- The art of becoming a dealmaker
- Popular vendor ploys and how to counter them
- Avoiding hidden gotchas in vendor contracts
- Habits of highly successful technology procurement professionals
If you’re involved IT procurement in any way, our annual conference is a must-attend event! Sign up today to gain insights from industry experts, collaborate with peers, and grow in your career as an IT procurement professional.
- Develop relationships with your peers
- Build professional confidence
- Get best practices
- Improve your negotiation techniques
- Gain leverage with your suppliers
- Learn strategic global principles
- Reduce your risk
- Learn how to streamline processes
- Sharpen your skills; improve your proficiency
For Professionals in
- Information technology
- IT procurement
- Vendor management
- Contract management
- Global strategic sourcing
- Supply chain management
Sign up today to attend and share this exciting event with your peers, and be sure to bring lots of business cards!
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Leave the every day behind and enter a world of wonder and enchantment at the Walt Disney World® Resort. Located in the heart of the most magical place on earth, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort provides a truly extraordinary backdrop for your Orlando vacation or meeting. Beautiful tropical landscaping, tranquil waterways and classic art and architecture work together to create a stunning landmark in the midst of one of the most spectacular places on earth.Inside our magnificent Disney resort, an environment of elegance and sophistication awaits. From our spectacular lobbies and our unique restaurants, to the exotic Mandara Spa, and our incredibly comfortable guest rooms, we offer the ultimate escape just moments away from the thrill and excitement of the Walt Disney World® Resort.
Our stylish lobbies provide guests with a warm and inviting welcome and a distinct sense of arrival. Swan and Dolphin guest rooms include custom draperies, upgraded technology and of course, all rooms feature the incredibly comfortable Heavenly Bed®.