News 2017-03-13T14:52:45+00:00

International Supply Management Congress news

A thrilling opening of the International Supply Management congress

On November 22nd we organized the 6th International Supply Management Congress (ISMC) at the World Trade Center Rotterdam. It was the first edition of a new series of 5 annual congresses with a mission: “Supply Management [...]

An alluring business case about closed loop supplychain for printing plates

Agfa Graphics’ Closed Loop Supply Chain for Printing Plates: a best practice session during the International Supply Management Congress Starting from the life cycle analysis of an offset printing plate and the question to what extend [...]

Innovation and leadership in finance and the supply chain

Magnus Lind about Innovation and leadership: key trends, innovative best practices and new roles for CPO vs CFO vs Treasurer CFOs, Treasurers and CPOs remain under pressure from the board to lower costs, decrease lead [...]

Supplier collaboration at the high tech frontier…and beyond!

Derek Wallace, Vice President Procurement of the AMSL Company, presents his vision on supplier management ASML invents and delivers advanced technology for high tech Lithography, Metrology and Software to the Semiconductor industry. An ASML lithography [...]

Beyond procurement’s traditional delivery model – what might be next?

The mutable role and value of supply management in modern business Today, businesses are creating flexible structures to enable them to adapt to the volatile markets and speed of technological change. So it is not [...]

Thoughtleaders, experts & best practices reflecting on the future challenges

The program of the 6th edition of the International Supply Management Congress is now online. A comprehensive and renowned international knowledge and networking event on November 22nd. Packed with 30 experts and thought leaders, reflecting on the [...]

Inspiring keynote speakers will share the latest trends and insights

This year’s main theme of the International Supply Management Congress will focus on connecting and sharing in four Fields of Interest such as: Innovation & Technology; Human Capital; Responsibility; Supply & Finance. Real sharing of [...]

Register before July 15th and benefit from a double early bird fee

Register today and join a comprehensive and renowned international knowledge and networking event, connecting the worlds of purchasing and supply management, R&D/ innovation, sustainability and suppliers. Save the date: November 21st & 22nd and benefit from a reduced [...]

Chairman Rens de Jong brings energy and interaction

During the International Supply Management Congress Rens de Jong, Radio & TV anchor and Entrepreneur, is chairman of the congress and he moderates debates in the plenary program. He will focus on this year’s main theme [...]

ISMC is an initiative of partners

The 6th International Supply Management Congress (ISMC) on November 22nd is the first of a series of 5 annual congresses with a mission: “Supply Management 2020: Making the shift happen!”. The International Supply Management Congress [...]



Chairman Rens de Jong

Radio & TV anchor and Entrepreneur

Kate Vitasek

Lead researcher University of Tennessee and author, educator and architect of the Vested business model

Mara Swan

Vice chair World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Gender Parity and EVP Global Strategy and Talent, ManpowerGroup

Patricia Moser

Director Procurement Group of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

Gerard Chick

Speaker, Autor, Thought leader. Director of Intelligence by Skandor Group