ProcureCon Travel 2019

May 14 - 15, 2019

Hilton Lake Las Vegas, Henderson, NV

Kim McGlinn

Head of Global Strategic and Sourcing

DAY 1: Tuesday, May 14, Innovation in Corporate Travel

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

9:10 AM Panel: Addressing Major Efficiency Gaps As Automation Increases; Avoid Falling Behind Your Competitors

As you increase investment in artificial intelligence and machine learning, how can you be sure that greater automation will lead to more efficiency? If you still have doubts, make sure you voice them during this interactive discussion with a panel of experts.

•How is automation disrupting procurement roles today?
•Defination of A.I. and applying to travel (chat bots, data analysis, interpretation)
•5 major efficiency gains and losses as a result of newly automated processes
•How to adapt your existing procurement model to take full advantage of automation
•What will your travel procurement team look like in 5 years’ time?

1:40 PM Panel: Managing The Sellers Marketplace. Impact On Organizational Cost

The cost of travel is expected to rise… again… It’s more important than ever to know where to save in a rising market. In this workshop, we’ll discuss ways to find extra money to put back into your companies pockets. 

•How to gain leverage when negotiating air/hotel/ground contracts
•Finding last minute deals with hotels/air
•Analyzing expense reports

Moderator: Executive from BLS Limo
Makiko Barrett - Director, Global Travel Programs, Automation Anywhere
Robert Goodman – Executive Director Global Sourcing, Travel Category, Warner Media LLC
Kim McGlinn – Head of Global Strategic and Sourcing, Workday

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Kim.

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