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AITP Chicago Office of the CIO SIG Meeting

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Location :
Central States Funds
9377 W Higgins Rd Rosemont, IL 60018
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Justin Nemeth

Transforming the Dynamics Between Procurement and IT Leadership

As technology and technology services continue to become a larger portion of a companies spend, effective relationships between the CPO and CIO / CTO leaders are extremely important.  The need to leverage new technology while maintaining profitability is one of the great challenges faced by CEO’s, who are looking for their technology and procurement teams to optimize results for the company.

Speaker:  Mike Morsch, Vice President of Global Procurement at one of Chicago’s largest software firms, will explore these challenges and share his experiences in the lead procurement role.   Mike brings a unique perspective to CPO leadership as a former VP and senior technology leader with over 20 years’ experience in leading large technology organizations.

After Mike’s presentation he will lead a roundtable discussion focused on the optimization challenges and potential solutions.