13th Annual Chemical/Petrochemical Strategic Sourcing Summit

6 - 8 Mar 2018, Amsterdam

The 13th Annual Chemical Petrochemical Strategic Sourcing Summit has been designed to bring you a unique opportunity to gain fresh insights into areas such as strategic sourcing, procurement, purchasing, and supply chain in the chemical and petrochemical industry. Come and find the answers to all the questions about how to secure the supply of raw materials, or how to implement the effective risk management strategies in an area of volatility. You will hear about the emerging technologies, people capabilities, and value contribution. We will analyse the impact of industry 4.0 on procurement and its apparent benefits. By attending this summit, you will access the fist-hand learnings and valuable tips when it comes to multi-dimensional relations among the supplier, customer, and the competitor from the senior experts of the major companies.


3 co-located Pharma Strategic Sourcing

Key Speakers

Pascal Verheijden

Procurement Strategy & Functional Excellence Director


Ruben Orquin

Global Director Supply Chain, Logistics & Purchasing


Dr. Sabine Deppe

Head of BU Procurement LEA

LANXESS Deutschland GmbH

Christian Dede

Director Head of Contract Manufacturing


Richard Verhagen

Director Global Purchasing


Key topics

  • Effective contract management strategies: increasing procurement value and cost savings
  • Implementing the effective risk management strategies within the chemical/petrochemical industry in an area of volatility
  • People capability
  • Emerging Technologies/Digitalization
  • Strategic sourcing and procurement (Global petrochemical market outlook)
  • Market and competition: global co-operation for a secure supply of raw materials, how to establish policies and good governance the best?
  • Value contribution
  • Category management
  • Operating models: global, regional, and local levels
  • Changing raw material base

Who Should attend

Members of board, C-level, Senior Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents, Directors, and Heads of departments from Chemical and Petrochemical industry involved in:

  • Procurement 
  • Strategic Sourcing 
  • Supply Chain
  • Purchasing
  • Engineering 
  • Maintenance
  • Logistics


  • Contracts 
  • Sales
  • Resourcing
  • Direct Procurement
  • Operational Procurement
  • Technical Procurement
  • Category management


Members of Board, C-level, Senior Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents, Directors, Heads and Senior Managers from retail, banking, telecom, chemical, automotive and pharmaceutical industry involved in:

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