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1st annual IPSERA African Initiative Conference

  • 12 Sep 2023
  • 09:00 - 16:30 (BST)
  • Online


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1st annual IPSERA African Initiative Conference

Co-creating Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Knowledge: Insights from Africa

Tuesday September 12th 2023 09.00 - 16.30 BST

Location: Online

This conference aims to bring together academics, educators and practitioners in the purchasing and supply chain field to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities facing purchasing and supply chains in Africa.

You will hear from presenters speaking on a range of topics related to purchasing and supply chain management in Africa. Topics are for example, but are not limited to the following:

  • How purchasing and supply management can support trade in Africa
  • Supply chains, the informal sector, and how they work
  • Unique African solutions and ideas to improve supply chains
  • Indigenous purchasing and supply management practices in Africa
  • Enabling sustainable purchasing and supply chain management in Africa

In addition, we have confirmed participation from editors from four well renowned International journals (Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management (JPSM), IJOPM, SCM:IJ and JSCM) that will host a session on ‘‘Publishing in Top-tier Purchasing and Supply Journals’’ as well as a ‘‘Meet the Editors’’ session.

We are delighted to welcome you to this first IPSERA African Initiative Conference!

Yasmine El-Henawy (IAI Deputy Director)
Dr Ade Oyedijo, Chartered MCIPS, Chartered CILT (IAI Director)

Registration for this online event can be found here.

Upon attending the conference you will receive a certificate of attendance.

Please note that conference attendance are free of charge!
If you are asked to pay, please make sure you have selected the non-member alternative.

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