If AI is the light at the end of the tunnel, why are there so few success stories to be found? How do we enable smart procurement? Success with today’s broad set of complex objectives requires Procurement leaders to think strategically and process ever greater volumes of diverse information. Unfortunately, this is an area … Continue reading How To Enable Smarter Procurement Today
Are we facing a future where automation displaces the human mind and traditional procurement and finance careers? Technology is used to consolidate and analyse all finance and procurement information. It also offers insights to the new generation of professionals in their decision-making process and tasks that require abstract thinking rather than computation. The worlds of finance and … Continue reading Superfinance – The Merging Of Mind And Machine In Finance And Procurement
Are marketplaces the future of procurement? What are the pros and cons? We discuss in new Procurious webinar. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, B2B e-marketplaces were hyped up as the next big thing. For a while it seemed these were going to transform the lives of supply chain and procurement professionals forever. But they never … Continue reading Going To Market(place): The Future of Procurement
Can leadership be automated? Will AI soon take over procurement negotiations, communications and problem-solving? Once thing is for certain – no skill-set will remain uniquely human forever. What is your human advantage? With 42% of the average workload in procurement expected to be automated by 2030, now is the time to take stock of our … Continue reading Procurement 2030: Would You Report To A Robot?
Who does procurement better – the public or private sector? Is there any reason we all can’t do better together through sharing knowledge and experience? Much depends on the professionals involved. You could argue that an uneasy relationship exists between procurement in the public and private sectors. On one side, there is full accountability and … Continue reading Better Procurement – Learning from the Private Sector
AI has the potential to shoulder a vast amount of the #procurement workload. But machines can only do the work for you if you capture all the data in the first place. Last month Procurious hosted the very first Procurement Thought Leadership Forum in Chicago to discuss the evolution of procurement; what the future holds … Continue reading Data: You Complete Me
Only 7 per cent of procurement functions are perceived as ‘maturing’ in terms of digital transformation and a mere 38 per cent of teams have the capability to meet the challenges of Industry 4.0. Find out how to address these challenges in our latest report: Procurement 2030: Level 2. Without careful preparation, revolutions fail. From … Continue reading Procurement 2030: Preparing For The Revolution