SOURCE: eyeforprocurement

November 08, 2006 05:25 ET

eyeforprocurement announces its 2007 events

Chicago -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 8, 2006 --

Press Release

Date: 07 November 2006

For immediate release

eyeforprocurement announces its 2007 events

eyeforprocurement is a dedicated interactive Learn - Network - Improve platform, designed to help procurement professionals meet the challenges of today's changing business environment. (

eyeforprocurement has now announced its 2007 forums and summits: focused events where procurement professionals can network with and learn from their top performing colleagues.

These events will concentrate on the most important issues, current developments and latest trends in the procurement business arena.

Each of these events is a must for all who are serious about gaining a competitive edge by improving the procurement function in their companies.

The Supplier Management Forum takes place in Miami on April 17-18, 2007. This definitive forum will present the best practices for effective selection and management of suppliers. It will give delegates an opportunity to benchmark their competencies against the industry's top organisations and define their supplier strategies.

The program includes actual case studies, authoritative presentations, informative panel sessions, interactive roundtables and hands-on workshops.

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The Technology for Procurement Forum takes place in San Francisco on June 19-20, 2007. This conference has been specifically designed for all those procurement executives who are determined to make IT & procurement solutions work for their business and deliver tangible results.

The program features keynote presentations from procurement professionals representing leading manufacturers and retailers, interactive panel debates, roundtable discussions and in-depth industry case studies. Delegates will also have the opportunity to discuss their future solution requirements with leading industry solution providers during one-to-one meetings and networking receptions.

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Delegates who register for either of these events before December 31, 2006 will qualify for a US$400 discount.

Other events on eyeforprocurement's 2007 calendar include:

-	2nd Sourcing in Low-Cost Countries Conference  -  
        Chicago, September
-	Services Sourcing Forum  -  Los Angeles, October
-	Commodities Management Summit  -  Washington DC, November
eyeforprocurement also offers procurement professionals up-to-date news and industry-related reports. The newsletter covers top procurement news such as new sourcing strategies, expansions into new markets, raw materials and commodities news, vendor updates, contract management issues, procurement executive appointments, news from low-cost countries and much more. Subscribe to the free monthly newsletter at

eyeforprocurement is currently creating a free vendor directory, and is now inviting procurement solutions and technology providers to submit their company details to for a free listing. The directory will include basic company and contact details, plus a brief overview of each company, the benefits of their technology and their major success stories.

The directory will also enable manufacturers and retailers to check the latest vendor updates and get a heads-up on trends in procurement solutions/technology for 2007.

For more information on the eyeforprocurement events, contact Izabela Janecka at US toll-free 1 800 814 3459 ext 252 or +44 (0) 20 7375 7564.

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