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Priorities 2024

Responsible procurement: the four key priorities in the PASA theme for the 2024 events season

PASA’s chief content creator Jonathan Dutton discusses the four key priorities that will inform PASA events this year, including building supply chain resilience, mitigating inflation, progressing ESG beyond tokenism and determining the role of artificial intelligence in procurement’s world. The Seven Rights Assurance of supply is the first responsibility of the procurement process. Not price […]

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Review Of Year

Was 2023 procurement’s busiest ever year? If so, what did we truly learn?

After a hectic 2023, recovering from the pandemic and its many changes, what are the key lessons for procurement to take into 2024? Jonathan Dutton FCIPS, CEO at PASA, suggests a few key learnings from the highlights of 2023’s procurement events at PASA. Last Christmas, I predicted that 2023 would be proclaimed as procurement’s busiest

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Pasa Launches Professional Development Points Scheme For Procurement Professionals

PASA Launches Professional Development Points Scheme for Procurement Professionals

Continuous professional development (CPD) points are now available to anyone attending PASA’s events and training.   Procurement professionals can use these points for their own personal development programme with their employers and the CIPS CPD scheme.  This scheme is open to all procurement delegates in Australasia. It rewards proactive professionals who want to develop their career

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Pasa Arcblue Whitepaper

Whitepaper Urges Ambitious Approach to Supplier Diversity for Inclusion, Social Impact, and Business Success

An ambitious approach to supplier diversity is needed to maximise meaningful change through inclusion, social impact and better business outcomes, an exclusive whitepaper from PASA and ArcBlue says.   Supplier diversity is of paramount importance in procurement for multiple reasons. The whitepaper, ‘Making the business case for supplier diversity’ offers insights from ArcBlue’s Emily Synnott and

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The procurement challenge for 2023 – higher value despite rising costs

The procurement challenge for 2023 – higher value despite rising costs

As the procurement function matures in Australia and New Zealand, value delivery has to become more sophisticated than ‘just’ achieving price savings from sourcing events. Markets are becoming more concentrated, and the Law of Diminishing returns tells us that any price savings tend to zero over time. This is most likely in the indirect categories, which is

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