18-20 MARCH, 2020


With the coronavirus continuing to spread in Europe and the world, we’re sorry to inform you that we have decided to cancel Ivalua NOW Paris. The health and safety of our guests, teams and their families is our top priority. Nevertheless, we are working on scheduling a series of webcasts featuring customer stories and Ivalua updates during the event days.

Successfully transforming procurement
to meet today’s expectations and tomorrow’s challenges is a journey

Join us, along with hundreds of your peers, to hear how today’s most innovative Procurement and Supply Chain leaders are accelerating their journeys.

Hear their visions, learn from their strategies and see the latest technological innovations empowering their teams to bring their best ideas to life.

Whether you are just starting your own journey, or are ready to build a competitive advantage, you’ll leave feeling empowered with new ideas to map your own path to excellence.

Are you ready to realize the possibilities?
Register NOW

Accomplishment will prove to be a journey, not a destination.

Dwight D. Eisenhower




Who Should Attend?

If you #LoveProcurement, you should be there!

& Supply Chain Leaders
Learn best practices and gain inspirations on how you can build a competitive advantage.

Finance Professionals
Ensure control and regulatory compliance and better manage your cash.

Demonstrate your implementation and consulting capabilities to prospects.

Media & Press
Break the latest news on technological innovations and how the world’s most admired brands are transforming their supply chains.

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Want to attend Ivalua NOW 2020 but need to convince your boss?

Why Attend?


…your approach and build a competitive advantage. Be inspired by keynotes from renowned leaders and industry pioneers. See the technological innovations that will empower you to bring your best ideas to life. Leave with a new perspective on what is possible and how to get there.


…with peers and thought leaders. We have set aside plenty of time for networking. Social events and industry roundtables will give you the opportunity to discuss fresh ideas, gain a different perspective, and exchange innovative thinking. And just have some fun!


…your digital transformation. Learn best practices and successful strategies for every stage of your journey. Practitioners will share their lessons learned in detailed break-out sessions. Our experts will demonstrate how to best leverage Ivalua’s technology in hands-on training sessions and product demos. Customers can also get a sneak peek of our roadmap and provide input to shape our direction.




 7:00 – 10:00pm Opening Cocktail – Carrousel du Louvre
 8:15 – 9:00 Registration & Information
 9:00 – 9:25 Opening event & comments
 9:25 – 9:50 CEO Keynote
 9:50 – 10:25 Inspiring Keynote

Innovation & Procurement: Partners for a Successful Journey
Natacha Tréhan
PhD – Professor in Purchasing Management – University of Grenoble Alpes
 10:25 – 11:10 Networking Break
 11:10 – 11:35 Customer Keynote

Establishing S2P as a Cornerstone of Strategic Business Value
Steven Schumacher
Managing Director – Credit Suisse
 11:35 – 12:05 Market Trends & Product Vision
 12:05 – 12:30 Innovation Showcase
 12:30 – 2:00 Lunch & Networking
 2:00 – 2:30
Breakout Session 3
Product Roadmap Upstream (customers only)
Breakout Session 2
Effective Procurement Analytics
Breakout Session 1
Keys to Effective Transformation: Strategy – Digitization – Change
Michael Stietz
Senior Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer at Körber
 2:45 – 3:15
Breakout Session 3
Product Roadmap Downstream (customers only)
Breakout Session 2
Maintaining 360 Degree Supplier Visibility
Breakout Session 1
How do you boost P2P user satisfaction through enhanced search and content?
Dominique Hamon
P2P Project Manager at EDF
 3:15 – 3:55 Networking Break
 3:55 – 4:25
Breakout Session 3
Digitally Transforming Direct Materials Procurement
Breakout Session 2
How digitization can help save lives?
Ane-Hammer Eliassen
Procurement Manager at Laerdal Medical
Breakout Session 1
Customer Track
 4:40 – 5:05 Customer Keynote

IKEA – our way
Nichlas Jespersen & Slawomir Peter
Multi Project Manager & Solution Area Manager at Ikea
 5:05 – 5:50 Inspiring Keynote

Pioneering Spirit to Achieve the Impossible
Bertrand Piccard
Explorer and Architect of the Solar Impulse Project
 5:50 – 6:00 Closing Remarks Day 2
 6:00 – 6:45 Networking Break
 6:45 – 7:00 Bus transfer to La Conciergerie de Paris
 7:30 – 8:30 Private tour of La Conciergerie de Paris (former prison during the French revolution and court house)
 8:15 – 9:00 Registration & Information
 9:00 – 9:30 Opening event & comments
 9:30 – 9:55 Analyst Keynote

Effective Procurement Performance Management
Duncan Jones
Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester
 9:55 – 10:20 Innovation Showcase
 10:20 – 10:55 Networking Break
 10:55 – 11:40
Breakout Session 3
Customer Track
Breakout Session 2
Innovations in Procure-to-Pay
Breakout Session 1
Customer Track
Jeroen Wennink
CPO Europe at Capgemini
 11:40 – 12:00 Innovation Showcase
 12:00 – 12:45 Panel Discussion

How Procurement contributes to Corporate Social Responsibility and to company non-financial rating?
Groupe La Poste, Danone, Sagemcom, Elis
hosted by Natacha Tréhan
 12:45 – 1:00 Closing Remarks Day 3
 1:00 – 2:30 Lunch & Networking
 1:00 – 3:30
USER GROUP lunch FR (customers only)  FULLY BOOKED
USER GROUP lunch EN (customers only)  FULLY BOOKED



Bertrand Piccard
Doctor, Explorer and Architect of the “SOLAR IMPULSE” project

Natacha Tréhan
PhD – Professor in Purchasing Management – University of Grenoble Alpes

Duncan JONES
Vice President, Principal Analyst Forrester

Sławomir Peter
Solution Area Manager

Nichlas Jespersen
Project Manager

Erik Walle
Project Manager

Dominique Hamon
P2P Project Manager

Antoine Doussaint
CSR Deputy Director

Loïc Rivoallan
Directeur Supply Chain & Procurement

Ane Hammer Eliassen
Procurement Manager

Steven Schumacher
Managing Director

Michael Stietz
Senior Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer

Jeroen Wennink

Founder & Corporate CEO

General Manager EMEA



Many more being confirmed…







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