CIPS Pan African Conference this year will be co-hosted with Smart Procurement World.

This is the largest conference and expo on the continent, and is the place to be for procurement and supply chain professionals to network and find solutions for their organisation.

Some of the top sessions include:

  • Opening international keynote by Duncan Brock (FCIPS), Director, CIPS: Take a close look into emerging changes in business and markets and analyse key trends to identify opportunities for the procurement and supply profession and next generation of professionals. What is next generation industry professionalisation: “the future of the profession?”
  • Building an exceptional team: CIPS special insight by Andre Coetzee, Managing Director, CIPS Africa – How to develop a high-performance SCM team?


This Annual event affords procurement, supply chain and logistic practitioners the opportunity to gain fresh insight into various procurement and supply management topics, from professional matters, ethics, technology, trends, career development, enterprise development, strategic sourcing to legislative updates.

Get the programme, find out more about the speakers and register here: http://www.smartprocurementworld.com/cipspanafrican.html


  • Heads of Supply Chain
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • SCM Managers
  • Procurement Managers
  • Chief Buyers
  • Contract/Project Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Finance Managers
  • Municipal Managers
  • Operations Managers
  • BEE Managers
  • Commodity/Category Manager
  • Logistics Managers
  • Tenders Managers
  • Internal Audit Managers

From both public and private sector.


Register here.