Program 2017

8:30 - 9:00 | Registration

Moderated by: Patricia Jakešová, Business Consultant, U & SLUNO


What impact does the change in strategy and reorganization of the company have on the procurement? And what role do the new technologies have in this process? How to be prepared and how to prevent from the risks? What changes fulfill the needs of the internal client? The leaders of the market to whom the change brought new opportunities in the purchase.

  • Current Challenges in Global Purchase
    Tomáš Veit, Head of Procurement Western & Central Europe, Plzeňský Prazdroj

  • Purchase & Inernal Customer – Mutual Needs Fulfillment
    Martin Růžička, Purchasing Director, PRECIOSA LIGHTING

  • Purchase Outsourcing as a Tool for the Increase of Company´s Performance
    Petr Vinš, Partner, Vinekon

  • Tail End Procurement and Innovative Management of all Categories in Purchase – Case Study
    Jiří Steif, Partner and Martina Vojteková, Consultant, A.T. Kearney

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee Break
11:00 - 12.45 | B – NEW PURCHASE - TOP to TOP Discussion for Healthy Procurement

Moderated by: Patricia Jakešová, Business Consultant, U & SLUNO


Procurement in era of fast changes. How to keep up with the market and internal client demands? How to get ready for expected price volatility caused by the exit from the exchange rate commitment? Were to search for new opportunities for the supplier portfolio? How to avoid the most common mistakes? Are technology and data tools for better results? How to maintain and support the team?

  • Alex Bém, Vice President Procurement, T-Mobile Czech Republic a Slovak Telekom

  • David Březík, Purchase and Export Director, Podravka

  • Lukáš Hrubý, Facility & Procurement Manager, McDonald´s

  • Subodh Kumar, Group Procurement Director, MÉDEA GROUP

  • Václav Novák, Purchase Director, ZAT

  • Jan Priškin, Procurement Manager, CEMEX Czech Republic
12.45 - 13.45 | Lunch & networking

Moderated by: Patricia Jakešová, Business Consultant, U & SLUNO


The technology development and more sophisticated digital environment increases the requirements not only in the field of IT, but also in marketing services. These often form the biggest items on the “buying list.” Case studies from efficient purchase.

  • 8 Tips for Efficient IT Purchase
    Petr Zajíček, Purchasing, Sourcing, Vendor Management, Komerční banka

  • Saving by Services
    David Lev, Printing Business Unit Manager, HP

  • Should Costing FEI
    Miroslav Chmelík, Global Commodity Manager & Site Sourcing Lead, Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Marketing Services Purchase – Where Does the Role of a Purchaser Start and Where it Ends
    Magda Slámová, Senior Procurement Officer, Unilever
15:30 | End of the Conference and Cocktail
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