Now in its 12th consecutive year, The Asia-Pacific CPO Forum is the region’s premier procurement event dedicated to accelerating commercial leadership at the highest level. Held at Jones Bay Wharf (Doltone House) over two days, it is a once-a-year opportunity for leading Chief Procurement Officers to engage with peers and like-minded business leaders in an intimate and interactive setting.
The Forum is designed for delegates to facilitate the sharing of best practice strategies, develop innovative and responsive procurement approaches, and hear from a compelling speaker line- up of influential thinkers, eminent business leaders and commercially creative minds
Date: Tuesday 14th & Wednesday 15th May 2019
Where: Jones Bay Wharf, Doltone House
Peta Credlin, one of the most recognisable women in the political sphere, will provide her own overview on the turbulent state of current Australian politics and draw upon her experience and insights from the Abbott years. A political and campaign veteran, Peta is one of the longest serving chiefs of staff to a national leader in Australia and the longest serving female chief of staff to a prime minister.
Nicky Abdinor, An expert on doing MORE with less, Nicky Abdinor is agent of change who will leave CPO Forum delegates believing in their abilities. With an inspiring personal story; Nicky’s message is enhanced by her expertise as a Clinical Psychologist and her ability to create sustainable change in our attitudes, beliefs and emotions. Nicky delivers a message that is authentic and captivating, with lessons that are easily translated into actions in our careers and personal lives.
To see the full program, go to www.thefacultycpoforum.com.au
The Gala Dinner will take place from 6pm at Darling Island (just a 5 min walk from the Forum Venue) and your ticket for the dinner will include the welcome cocktail function, beverages and a 3-course meal.
Celebrate with your peers as The Faculty reveals the most outstanding CPO and the Future Leader in Procurement for 2019
An initiative of The Faculty Roundtable, the CPO of the Year award recognises a remarkable commercial leader who is making a demonstrable difference to business results.
The Future Leader in Procurement (FLiP) of the Year Award recognises an outstanding current or emerging future leader.
For the first time, there will also be the CFO of the Year Award, recognising an outstanding Chief Financial Officer.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be notified in writing before 1st April 2019 and will incur a cancellation fee of $1000 plus GST. No refunds will be given to delegates who fail to attend or cancel after this date.