Saudi Procurement Conference

المؤتمر السعودي للمشتريات

2 - 3 October 2024 | DoubleTree by HiltonHotel & Suites
Riyadh Financial District

The 4th Edition of the Saudi Procurement Conference stands as a beacon for procurement innovation, connecting professionals and thought leaders from across the globe. As the procurement discipline continues to evolve at a rapid pace, the 2024 conference is dedicated to unveiling the latest breakthroughs, dissecting emerging challenges, and cultivating a fertile ground for cutting-edge solutions and networking opportunities.

Our assembly of experts and industry pioneers will tackle an agenda loaded with contemporary and future-focused topics, ensuring that procurement leaders and their teams are well-equipped to thrive in a dynamic global marketplace. Attendees can look forward to a lineup of keynotes, panels, and workshops designed to impart actionable strategies and technical wisdom.

The 2024 conference will delve into a range of compelling subjects:

  • Navigating the Global Procurement Landscape in a Post-Pandemic World: Understand how procurement strategies have shifted permanently in the wake of global change and what this means for the future.  
  • Artificial Intelligence in Procurement: Explore how AI is transforming sourcing, supplier management, and contract negotiation.  
  • Advancements in Procurement Analytics: Gain insights into predictive analytics for smarter decision-making and how big data is revolutionizing procurement processes.
  • Blockchain for Transparency and Efficiency: Unpack the role of blockchain in enhancing transparency and optimizing supply chain operations.  
  • Cultivating Agile Procurement Teams: Strategies for fostering agility and resilience within procurement teams to swiftly respond to market shifts.
  • Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Procurement: Discover best practices for creating synergies between public entities and private organizations. 
  • The Role of Procurement in Driving Social Value: Learn how procurement functions are becoming key players in delivering social value and community benefits.
  • Circular Economy and Procurement: Embrace circular economy principles to reinvent procurement practices and drive sustainable growth.
  • Intelligent Automation and Robotics in Supply Chain: Investigate how robotic process automation (RPA) and intelligent tools are shaping the future of procurement operations.
  • Strategic Sourcing During Geopolitical Instability: Tactics for maintaining effective supply chains amidst geopolitical upheavals.

The conference aims not just to disseminate knowledge but also to serve as a springboard for tangible business opportunities and meaningful collaborations. It is an essential event for those seeking to stay at the forefront of procurement knowledge and practice in Saudi Arabia and beyond.  Each year, the conference can expand upon the previous year's themes, ensuring that the content remains relevant and incorporates the latest advancements and trends in the field.

Registration Fees: SAR 5000 + 15% VAT.
Secure your spot at the Saudi Procurement Conference by completing the registration process and making the payment.

The registration fee includes the following benefits:
  • Access to attend all sessions and presentations during the Saudi Procurement Conference.
  • Refreshments, including lunch and coffee breaks, to keep you energized throughout the event.
  • A certificate of attendance to acknowledge your participation in the conference.
  • Exclusive access to a link where you can access the complete video recordings and PowerPoint presentations from the conference, allowing you to revisit the content and enhance your learning experience.
We aim to provide a comprehensive and valuable conference experience for all attendees, and these inclusions are designed to ensure that you gain maximum insights and knowledge from the event.

Eng. Hani Mirza

Executive VP of Government Procurement at Expenditure Efficiency & Projects Authority (EXPRO)

Excellence in Government Procurement

Ali S. Al-Soma

CEO at The National Industrial & Mining Information Center

How Master Data drives the procurement & Supply-Chain Management

Hamad bin Abdul Rahman Al-Turki

VP, Solution and Products at National Center for Government Resources Sys. - NCGR

Developing Government Procurement Automation

Iyad Al Dalooj

CEO at Penny

Digitizing the Local Content Scoring System by Penny Software

Ayan Chakraborty

Head of SAP Business Network, EMEA South at SAP


Elgar Feddema

Head of Sales at V-LINE GROUP

MRO Procurement, an Infinite Game

Stephen Carter

Director of Product Marketing at Ivalua

Saudi Vision 2030: De-Risking Supply Chain Localisation

Hani AlSaigh

Vice President of Supply Chain at TAHAKOM

Decarbonization Strategy to support Kingdom target to achieve Net Zero by 2060

Eman Mousheir Ezzat

Senior Customer Success Manager, MEA at JAGGAER

Unlocking the Full Potential of Your Digital Transformation: A Roadmap to Procurement Value Creation

Alexander Borg

Chairman of the Strategic Board IOSCM MENA and Advisory Board Member at IOSCM in the UK

Talent Shortage: Supply Chains Struggle to Find the Right Skill Sets

Richard McGuire

Executive Director, Procurement at Saudi Entertainment Ventures (SEVEN)

Procurement Impact on Mega Projects, Based on Risk Management

Dr. Sulaiman Al Jedaie

CEO and Board Member at Saudi Indiustrial Export Company (SIEC)

Disruptive procurement technology rule in boosting Saudi content in development & EXIM funds

Hamoud Al-Osaimi

Director of the Legal Affairs Department at General Authority for Competition

The Importance of Compliance With the Competition Law.

Bruce Arun

Co-founder & CEO at TransformationX

War-Gaming Approaches To Improving Supply-Chain Resilience

Jonjo Hobbs

Managing Director at Capita Procurement Solutions

Bridging the Gap from Vision to Reality – Your Future Procurement Function

Abdullah Al-Osaimi

Senior Vice President, Procurement & Business Support at Maaden

Contract Management: The Other Side Of The Story

Kenan Nouwailati

Advisory Leader, Eastern Province & Procurement and Supply Chain Leader at KPMG in Saudi Arabia

The Future Of Procurement - Opportunities and Trends

Luca D'Avino

Partner at McKinsey & Company

Reimagining the future of procurement in the digital era

Bernard Gracia

President at European Institute of Purchasing Management (EIPM)

How Procurement Will Navigate Future Crises

Stephan Horvath

Sales Executive at Cirtuo

Automating AI-enabled Category Strategy Creation to unlock Value Opportunities for the Business

Wael Safwat

Middle East Lead, Sustainable Procuement & Shared Services at Accenture

Accelerating Business Procuement through Sustainable Procurement

Turki Al Johani

Chief Procurement Officer at TASNEE

How to implement an effective Procurement risk management

Wesley Yehwa Chen

VP, Sustainability, Quality & Safety, Assuris at Intertek

Aligning Procurement and Sustainability into a Holistic Strategy

Ahmed AL-Otaif

GM- Procurement and Contracting at Saudi Mining Services Company

Procurement via Partnership and Strategic Alliance


Contract & Procurement Director at AlBawani

Demystifying The Role of Forensic Examination in Combating Corruption

Douglas Kent

Executive Vice President, Corporate and Strategic at Association For Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Trends & Opportunities - Staying Ahead of the Curve

Abdulmohsen Al-Mesfer

Section Head, Procurement at SIPCHEM

ISO 20400 Sustainable Procurement

Michael Pleuger

Co-Founder & CEO at akirolabs

How Tahakom is leveraging digital category management for driving procurement value beyond savings

Majed Al Turki

Chair of Adjudication Committee for Bidders & Contractors Grievances and Price Adjustment Claims

Urgent Justice For Boosting Public Procurement Integrity & Transparency

Yasser Al-Farhan

CEO at Advanced Systems & Technologies Company

SHARY® The Powerful and Secure Platform

Ahmed Zahrani

Director, Industrial Development & Strategic Supply Department

Saudi Aramco’s Efforts in Localization Through iktva Program

Ajay Agrawal

Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Sirion

Pioneering AI-led Contract Lifecycle Management for Procurement

Kobus van der Wath

CEO at Axis Group International

Global Procurement Opportunities and Challenges for KSA in a Shifting Trade Landscape

Husam Alaydi

Financial Sustainability advisory Leader at EY MENA

Challenges and opportunities in light of the new GTPL

Among the many marketing strategies that a company can use to promote its products and services, sponsorship is one of the few that has the potential for huge payoffs.

Golden Sponsorship Value: SAR. 60,000 + VAT

Sponsorship Benefits:
  • The sponsor will be acknowledged by the conference moderator at the start or end of the conference
  • Logo & Company Name in all printings and promotional materials for the event
  • Logo on event website with link to sponsor’s home page
  • Complementary exhibition booth at prime location 8 Square Meters
  • Complementary delegates registration: 4 Senior Executives (Any more registration @ 50% Discount)

Silver Sponsorship Value: SAR. 40,000 + VAT

Sponsorship Benefits:
  • The sponsor will be acknowledged by the conference moderator at the start or end of the conference
  • Logo & Company Name in all printings and promotional materials for the event
  • Logo on event website with link to sponsor’s home page
  • Complementary exhibition booth at prime location 4 Square Meters
  • Complementary delegates registration: 2 Senior Executives (Any more registration @ 50% Discount)
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