Aim of the course

By the end of this course, participants will be able to innovate with suppliers.
  • Understand how purchasing can contribute to innovation.
  • Make your company a preferred client to access valuable supplier innovation.
  • Identify the unmet needs of the business.
  • Find opportunities within the ecosystem.
  • Involve suppliers in the innovation projects.
  • Measure value creation.

Target group

Commodity Managers, Purchasing Managers, Expert and R&D Buyers, Project Buyers.

Course structure

The INNOVATION course contains 3 Chapters including 9 e-modules, a diversity of educational materials such as articles and videos and 3 virtual classes. For each Chapter, specific e-modules & other material must be completed before attending the related Virtual Class.