FORGE: Supplier Diversity & Inclusion
virtual gathering, brings together 400+ experts
from across the globe, LIVE and online.
Forging a path for a diverse supply chain
Influencers and decision makers in procurement, supply chain and supplier diversity from enterprise, high growth and SMB, come together to collaborate with global minority councils and the movers and shakers who are driving the supplier diversity agenda forward.
Uniquely through a procurement lens, the program offers best practice, how to draw in suppliers, how to prepare and utilize more suppliers, how to measure the impact, how to best set your path for the next 6-12 months – and importantly how to check in and measure what worked.
- Meet the ecosystem spearheading the supplier diversity and inclusion agenda, globally
- Live idea-exchange, collaboration and benchmarking with 400+ global professionals in this space
- Geo focused discussion groups
- Maturity focused discussion groups
- Tailor your learnings across 13 hours of content which is directly applicable to your program maturity
- Access the live presentations for 30 days post event
- Continue the conversation all year round in the Procurement Foundry community
WHO WILL BE THERE?
- Chief Procurement Officer
- Head / Director of, Procurement
- Global Head, Supplier Management
- Global Supply Chain Management
- VP / Director of, Supplier Diversity
- Director of, ESG / Sustainability
- Director, Global Economic Inclusion
- Director, Strategic Sourcing
join The conversation
How do we retain the momentum that has come about because of the crisis and aspire to still do more business with diverse businesses in the supply chain / how do we keep the pendulum to where it has shifted, instead of reverting to the culture of reluctance that hampered the past?
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
What does a FORGE conference look like?
Build your network
Connect with a global community of 6,500 sourcing professionals.
Gain access to the leading global minority councils and networks working together to champion diverse supply chains.
Hear use cases and real-life examples from others on the problems you face daily.
Unlock the collective wisdom of our community as we address market trends and disrupt the procurement agenda.
Engage and have fun!
Our events bring the business of procurement to life! Used to interacting online, no other virtual events have such high levels of engagement.
WHAT DO PEOPLE SAY ABOUT FORGE EVENTS?
Without a doubt best end-to-end content of any event I've attended!
Great job to the Foundry core team and all the presenters today. You guys are tops on the virtual conference circuit!
GE GAS POWER
I've been here since the start, I've never done that before.
THE CLASSIFICATION GURU
Thoroughly enjoyed the entire day! Very well done. Thank you.