SIGnature Events allow our members to meet colleagues in their area and benchmark on issues that are driving their daily decisions
Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 26, 2017
SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces the return of the SIGnature Event program to Boston. The Boston SIGnature Event will take place Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm and is focusing on issues related to talent management.
SIG is partnering with Allegis Global Solutions to put on this event, which will be hosted at Iron Mountain. SIGnature Events are one-day conferences for Fortune 500/Global 1000 professionals and include a delegate breakfast, a live peer-to-peer roundtable, buy-side executive presentations, panel discussions and networking opportunities. Boston’s SIGnature event will also feature 90 minutes of rotating roundtable sessions with smaller groups of delegates on issues such as driving efficiency in the procurement process, optimizing supply chain management and artificial intelligence and its impact on the new world of work.
Specific sessions will be held on: Effective Workforce Strategies for the New World of Work; The Growth of Mid-Market Labor; and Driving Productivity Through Competency Alignment.
“SIGnature Events allow our members to meet colleagues in their area and benchmark on issues that are driving their daily decisions,” says John Powell, SIG’s Director of Member Development. “We facilitate the day and get the dialogues going, but we are always thrilled when we hear that the conversations have continued months and even years later.”
SIG, is a membership organization that provides thought leadership and networking opportunities to executives in sourcing, procurement and outsourcing from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies and the advisors who serve them. SIG is widely known as a forum for sharing “next” practices and thought leadership through live networking events, virtual forums and a comprehensive online SIG resource center (SRC), which was developed by and for professionals in sourcing and outsourcing. The organization is unique in that it blends practitioners, service providers and advisory firms in a non-commercial environment. SIG is also the parent organization for SIG University, a one-of-a-kind certification and training program for professionals and executives seeking deep expertise in sourcing and governance for themselves or their teams, as well as Outsource, which provides unrivaled digital content for the opinion-formers and decision-makers at the heart of the outsourcing space.