Procurecon Indirect West 2017

September 18-September 20, 2017

JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, AZ


Joanna Martinez

Supply Chain Advisors LLC
Joanna Martinez is a global procurement / supply chain leader and the founder of Supply Chain Advisors LLC. She is a frequent lecturer and blogger on procurement topics, and her clients range from technology startups to Fortune 200 companies. She and her team provide coaching, seminars, advisory services and basic procurement support. Joanna has led transformation initiatives for companies in many different sectors: among them Johnson & Johnson (consumer products, pharmaceuticals), Diageo (beverage), AllianceBernstein LP (financial services) and Cushman & Wakefield (real estate services, property management). She creates ways in which procurement and supply chain improvements help grow a business’s bottom-line, bringing innovations in approaches and techniques to the industries in which she works and the people she coaches. More information can be found at

Monday, September 18, 2017: Right Here, Right Now: Disruptive Thinking In a Disruptive World

19:30 PM Women in Procurement Dinner

Last year's Women In Procurement Dinner was huge success and a welcomed addition to the ProcureCon agenda - so let's keep it going and make the community even stronger! You'll have at least two hours in an intimate setting to discuss the challenges women in procurement face and celebrate their successes. Participation provides you with access to a growing network of peers you can connect with throughout the year. Space is limited to just 40 attendees, so be sure to RSVP as soon as you can!

Facilitated By: Joanna Martinez, Founder, Supply Chain Advisors LLC

Tuesday September 19, 2017: Revolutionizing Relationships: Innovation Among Us

8:30 AM Keynote Presentation: Disrupt Yourself: Becoming The Agent Of Change

There's disruption all around us. From the Amazon Echo in your family room to IBM's Watson, there are new ways to source and old paradigms to topple. This session is all about ideas: what's going on out there across the globe, and how you can harness it to create positive disruption for your organization. Open your eyes to the possibilities, and disrupt your own ideas about how it has to be.