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Melbourne, Australia, 2011/07/18 - An interactive Integrated Business Planning (IBP) workshop will be led by business improvement specialist, Oliver Wight, at new event, the CPO Agenda 100 Forum, on 30th August 2011 at RACV Royal Pines, Gold Coast, Australia.
Business Improvement specialists, Oliver Wight, are leading a workshop at this year’s CPO Agenda Forum at RACV Royal Pines, Gold Coast, Australia on 30th August 2011.
The interactive workshop, which will be led by Oliver Wight Managing Partner, James Small, will demonstrate how integrated business planning (IBP) is essential for good category management.
Small will reveal how to bring demand management in line with consumer demand; how to forecast and plan end-to-end needs; and how to minimise links in the value chain. Delegates will be encouraged to participate in the discussion and put forward their points of view, before applying what they have learnt to their own organisation.
The CPO Agenda 100 is a new event, running from 29th to 31st August 2011. The event was created following increasing demand from Chief Procurement Officers in major Australian and New Zealand organisations for a high-level, interactive, workshop-based conference. It will bring together the highest echelons of the procurement profession throughout the region to network and discuss solutions to the principal issues facing CPOs over the coming decade.
James Small is an experienced speaker with extensive experience implementing IBP programmes and helping organisations throughout Australia and the Asia Pacific region to improve their category management. He regularly challenges top-level executives to think beyond the commonplace and to develop visionary plans for their businesses.
About Oliver Wight
Oliver Wight (oliverwightasiapacific.com) has a 40 year track record of delivering business improvement to some of the world’s best-known organisations. With a team of professionals offering a wealth of experience, Oliver Wight is the largest consultancy of its type, with offices throughout Europe, South Africa, North and South America, and the Asia Pacific region. We believe that sustainable business improvement can’t be delivered by external consultants but only by our clients’ own people, so unlike other consultancy firms, we transfer our knowledge to them, helping deliver performance levels and financial results that last.