Regional Roundtables provide a forum for our members to benchmark with their peers and share best practices.
Hartford, Ct. (PRWEB) February 06, 2015
SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces a one-day Regional Roundtable to be held in Hartford, CT. The Regional Roundtable is a short one-day event that will take place from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at Aetna. This buy-side event provides education and local networking for professionals from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies. A combination of practitioner presentations, facilitated roundtables and panel discussions, a SIG Regional Roundtable enables delegates to converse in a collegial, non-commercial environment.
The Hartford Regional Roundtable is rich in top-of-mind issues for sourcing and outsourcing professionals. Aetna, a Fortune 100 company will share their journey in developing an Outsourcing Center of Excellence. Specifically, they will discuss how to change the conversation around outsourcing to ensure the result companies seek.
The agenda will also include a presentation on how to achieve your most important goals by leveraging the expertise of others as well as a discussion on social media and how sourcing and outsourcing professionals can and should be using it in their daily work lives.
“SIG Regional Roundtables are great ways for our members to learn from others and meet local colleagues that they can reach out to for peer feedback and networking,” said Dawn Evans, SIG CEO and President.“ Adds Stephani McGarry, Senior Director, SIG Global Events, “Regional Roundtables provide a forum for our members to benchmark with their peers and share best practices. With such esteemed companies in attendance, the conversations will be rich and the takeaways are sure to be incredible.”
SIG, http://www.sig.org 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. It has served these professionals and opened dialogues with their counterparts in finance, HR, marketing and other business functions throughout its 22-year history. SIG is acknowledged by many as a world leader in providing “next” practices, innovation and networking opportunities through its: global and regional events, online webinars and teleconferences, member peer connection services, content-rich website and online Resource Center, 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.