“Even a correct decision is wrong when it’s taken too late”- Lee Iacocca

Protecting your business against the supplier risks of today and tomorrow calls for fundamental changes to the way firms anticipate and mitigate potential disruption threats.  It requires the coming together of predictive intelligence, network-based insights and a multi-dimensional view of suppliers. 

Join us for the session Supplier Risk Is Your Risk.  Are you prepared? on 8th April at Ariba LIVE to listen and interact with an impressive panel of speakers that presents the supplier risk topic from the point of view of an industry observer, a technologist and a practitioner.


Meet the speakers:

  • Kurt Albertson, Principal – Procurement Advisory, The Hackett Group   
  • Julius Rusnak, Chief Technology Officer, Semantic Visions
  • Rob Conti, Vice President – Strategic Sourcing & Purchasing, First Niagara Bank


This session features compelling insights from Kurt Albertson based on The Hackett Group’s supplier risk management study, technological insights on analyzing big data semantics for real time supplier risk visibility presented by Julius Rusnak and the best practices in implementing a supplier risk management strategy presented by Rob Conti.


Where?  At Ariba LIVE. It’s all happening at Ariba LIVE 2015 in LasVegas from April 7th -9th at The Venetian. With over 2,000 attendees, 90 breakout sessions, multiple networking events, Ariba LIVE is the premier business commerce event series designed to help companies unleash the power of business networks. To access the full agenda and to register yourself, please visit the Ariba LIVE webpage at - http://www.aribalive.com/2015/las-vegas