400 organisations, 2-day conference, 1 awards ceremony

We are delighted to announce that the GSA Global Summit & Awards 2018 in partnership with BPESA will be taking place on 14th – 16th March in Cape Town, South Africa.

Clearing the path to strategic sourcing success, this inaugural Summit & Awards will showcase the most ground-breaking case studies and influential speakers from around the world. We will be taking delegates on a tour of the global sourcing landscape, discussing and debating the very latest trends and predictions effecting organisations today.

Aimed to inform and educate procurement professionals/strategic sourcing teams, the two-day conference will provide tangible insights into subject areas such as Customer Experience, Robotics Process Automation, Managing Outsourcing Relationships, Digital Transformation, Innovation and Exit Management.

Take-outs from the event will include:

  • Developing a truly transparent relationship – lessons learnt from the construction industry
  • How to create a skills & competencies framework for your sourcing team
  • Results from our Global Strategic Sourcing Salaries Analysis
  • Access to the GSA Relationship Management Maturity Tool
  • Become a member of the GSA Global CPO Network
  • Participate in our Customer Experience Lab
  • RPA checklist on how to avoid the pitfalls
  • Top 30 list of the most influential providers defining the new supplier ecosystem
  • Access to a whole host of tools & methodologies as part of the Professional Development Workshops



We have a limited number of VIP guest passes available for those looking to establish relationships in South Africa which include return flights, 2 nights accommodation, attendance to the VIP drinks reception & dinner, access to the full two-day Summit, plus a ticket to the inaugural Global Sourcing Awards.
Other tickets are available to purchase – please click here
14 – 16 March 2018
Cape Town International Convention Centre
South Africa
Day One Timings:
Meetings & Excursions  9am – 12pm
Half Day Conference  12pm – 5pm
Welcome Drinks  5pm – 6pm
VIP Dinner  7pm – 10pm
Day Two Timings:
Full Day Conference  9.30am – 5pm
GSA Global Sourcing Awards  7pm – late
Day Three Timings:
Meetings & Excursions  9am – 12pm
Sponsorship opportunities are available for the GSA Global Sourcing Summit & Awards 2018.
Each sponsor is unique and has a different set of requirements, therefore we prefer to develop our packages around what you value the most. With a strong focus on ROI and whats important to you as supporter, our account management team will work closely with you to develop a package that will get your brand and people in front of your ideal audience.
Contact us at admin@gsa-uk.com to find out more or call +44(0)207 292 8680