Aim of the course

By the end of this course, participants will be able to adopt different practices that enable to innovate with suppliers.
  • Understand how purchasing can contribute to innovation.
  • Identify the unmet needs of the business.
  • Find opportunities within the ecosystem.
  • Measure value creation.
  • Involve suppliers in the innovation projects.

Target group

Buyers. Category managers, Project buyers, R&D managers..

Course structure

The INNOVATION course contains:

  • 1 Awareness session
  • 1 Chapters including 7 e-modules, a diversity of educational materials such as articles and videos
  • 1 Virtual class.
  • For each Chapter, self-study e-modules & other material must be completed BEFORE attending the related Virtual Class..