Chicago SYNERGY Conference

Tuesday, May 7 • Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza (inside Merchandise Mart)
+ Wrigley Rooftop Baseball Game (3643 N. Sheffield Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613)

Missed this one, but register for Cleveland before it's too late.


Time Event
8 - 9 am Check-in, Networking Breakfast & Supplier Exposition
9 - 9:30 am
Welcome
9:30 - 10:45 am

Procurement Challengers: Driving Business Impact Through Influence
Presented by CEB (Corporate Executive Board)
10:45- 11 am Break
11 - 11:45 am

How Technology Drives Spend Under Management
Presented by Jason Busch, Managing Director, Spend Matters, Azul Partners
11:45 - 12:45 pm
Networking Lunch & Supplier Exposition
12:45 - 1:30 pm

Building Relationships to Increase Spend Under Management
Presented by David Clevenger, VP of Corporate United
1:30 - 2 pm
Best Practice Sharing Roundtables
2 - 2:15 pm Break (roundtable transitions)
2:15 - 2:45 pm
Best Practice Sharing Roundtables
2:45 - 3 pm
Break
3 - 3:30 pm
Corporate United State of the GPO
3:30 - 4:15 pm

Why Healthcare Reform is a Procurement Issue
Presented by Nancy Pokorny, Managing Consultant, Findley Davies, Inc.
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Networking Reception
5:30 pm
All Shuttles Departs to Wrigley Rooftop
6 pm Play Ball! Cubs Game on a Wrigley Rooftop (7:05 game)