A World First
The Series signifies a world first, as the industry comes together in a wholly
global and collaborative manner for the first time ever and represents the world's
premier gathering of global technology and business services professionals.
will the Series cover?
truly unique conference series, brought to you by the world's leading industry
associations and bodies, will provide you with a clear and decisive vision for
the future of our industry, clear of any pre-fixed agendas - purely independent, impartial opinion.
Agenda for Inaugural Conference:
Recalibrating for Resiliency:
2021 Key Issues Study - latest research from Everest Group
Analyst debate or analyst collusion? We let the analysts have their say in a panel discussion
A phenomenal global response
to COVID- the GT&BSC applauds the industry's response
A look at global operating models and footprints - how multinationals are changing strategies
Buyer challenges and opportunities - a panel discussion
Service provider 2.0 - the reinvention is happening at speed
GT&BSC - vision for the future and topics for the Series
Confirmed speakers include:
Paul Raddon, Head of Global Services Operations at HSBC
- Uber CoE, MENA
Cheah Kok Hoong, CEO at Hitachi Sunway
Michel Janssen, Chief Research Officer at Everest Group
Amy Fong, Vice President at Everest Group
Eric Simonson, Managing Partner of Research at Everest Group
- Phil Fersht, CEO at HfS
Tom Bangemann, Senior Vice President of Business Transformation at Hackett
- Avinash Vashistha, CEO at Tholons
Mark Angus, CEO at Genesis Global Business Services
Anupam Govil, Partner at Avasant
This Series will look at how the services industry will challenge, collaborate
and co-create to deliver exceptional innovations and phenomenal business value
to buyers and providers alike. We will delve into subjects from surviving then
thriving through a global pandemic through industry best practice to pushing for
essential business changes. Additionally, this Series will champion imperative
matters including impact sourcing, supplier diversity, inclusion and belonging,
modern slavery and sustainability, with the intent to drive significant change.
The global nature of this Series makes making that change a very viable reality.
Inspired by the phenomenal response across sourcing partnerships
around the world when COVID-19 struck, an alliance was formed between 12 major
associations for technology and business services around the world, to both applaud
how the industry responded, and, with a firm commitment to collaborate to create
a global vision for the future of the industry. This Series and inaugural event
have been devised to do just that. The leading associations around the world are
pooling their insights, membership bases and contacts to collaborate on this world
leading Series. Together we have and continue to curate the leading keynote speakers
and advisors from around the world to provide delegates with a very rare yet very
true view of the industry from a global perspective.
The program launches with keynote presentations delivered on
November 30 and December 1, and will be followed by a series of monthly deep dive events.
Benefits of Attending
- To be part of a truly
unique, global conference series - a world first!
Hear the very latest views from the industry's thought leaders
Gain a truly global view of what's happening in the industry
Learn from global captains of industry how they are pivoting their sourcing strategies for business advantage
An opportunity to share your
insights to drive the change you would like to see across the industry
- To "meet" and engage with industry
peers to make new lifelong connections through our visual, interactive discussion groups
to find out more about the event, take a look at the full agenda and register your place.
The next in the Series includes:
Impact Sourcing - 20th January 2021
Open Talent - 24th February 2021
- Supplier Network - 24th March 2021
Tech and Automation - 21st April 2021
Click below to view and register for all of the upcoming series events.