May 4-6, 2020

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

Washington, D.C.


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.

Convince Your Boss

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.





1:00 – 3:00 PM
Learning Risk Center and NEW 360 Vision
Christophe Cherubini, Jyotsna Loomba
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Building an Executive Summary
Thomas Le Ponner, Shweta Akhila
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Academy – TBC
Nathalie Otala, Jim Demarco
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Discovering the PBI User Experience
Nicolas Lievain, Naoto Kawabe
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3:00 – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 – 5:30 PM
Managing Tax Systems
Laurence Michali, Sanket Shah
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Workflows
Jyotsna Loomba, Fatma Laidioui
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Improving User Experience Through Advanced Design Mode
Thomas Le Ponner, Shweta Akhila
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Nathalie Otala, Jim Demarco

Session Info
5:30 – 7:00 PM Break
7:00 – 10:00 PM Opening Night: Welcome Reception at The National
Portrait Gallery
7:45 – 8:45 AM Registration
8:45 – 9:10 AM Opening event & comments
9:10 – 9:30 AM CEO keynote
9:30 – 10:15 AM Inspirational Keynote:

General McChrystal
Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan
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10:15 – 10:45 AM Networking Break | VIP Meet & Greet with General McChrystal
10:45 – 11:15 AM Customer Keynote:

Simrit Sandhu
Chief Supply Chain & Support Services Officer at Cleveland Clinic
Transforming Your Supply Chain To Ensure Business Success
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11:15 – 11:45 AM
Pascal Bensoussan
Chief Product Officer, Ivalua Market Trends & Product Vision
11:45 – 12:05 PM Innovation Showcase
12:05 – 1:35 PM Lunch & Networking
1:35 – 2:20 PM Breakout Sessions
2:20 – 3:05 PM Breakout Sessions
3:05 – 3:35 PM Networking Break (Dessert Provided)
3:35 – 4:20 PM Breakout Sessions
4:20 – 4:35 PM Quick Break
4:35 – 5:05 PM Customer Keynote:

Jon Stevens
President at JLL
Rethinking How Business Gets Done to Build a Competitive Edge
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5:05 – 5:25 PM Innovation Showcase
5:25 – 5:35 PM Closing Remarks
5:35 – 6:30 PM Break
6:30 – 8:30 PM Dine-around Dinners
7:30 – 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 – 8:40 AM Opening comments
8:40 – 9:10 AM Inspirational Keynote:

Ben Saunders
World Record-Breaking Polar Explorer and Repeat TED Speaker
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9:10 – 9:40 AM Customer Fireside:

Gary Labovich & Michael Kalmar
Successfully Transforming Procurement Into A Strategic Value Driver
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9:40 – 10:00 AM Innovation Showcase
10:00 – 10:30 AM Coffee & Networking Break
10:30 – 12:00 PM Breakout sessions – Product Roadmap Sessions
12:00 – 12:10 PM Closing Remarks
12:10 – 1:10 PM Industry Round Table Lunches
1:10 – 2:10 PM Customer User Groups
2:10 – 2:40 PM Break
2:40 – 3:40 PM Customer User Groups




Celebrity Speaker

Stanley McChrystal
Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan

Simrit Sandhu
Chief Supply Chain & Support Services Officer

Celebrity Speaker

Ben Saunders
World Record-Breaking Polar Explorer and Repeat TED Speaker

Jon Stevens

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Michael Kalmar
Former SVP Procurement & Supply Chain Management

Gary Labovich
Executive Vice President

Alex Zimmerman
System Director of Supply Chain Systems and Technology

Jian Xu, Ph.D., CSCP
Procurement Director

Vincent Laperriere
Manager, Supplier Processes & Tools

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Vitold Horodecki
Chief Procurement Officer

Zhen Lee
Senior Director, Shared Services

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Laurie Rodriguez
Principal/Director, Finance and Supply Chain Systems

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Johan Duba
Principal Global Supply Chain

Founder & Corporate CEO


More Speakers soon…





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Opening Night Reception


Breakfast & Lounge