What you can expect at IMPA Singapore this year

Nov 2, 2022

The IMPA Singapore entire conference and activity breakdown is here!

Titled ‘The procurement landscape 2022 – The latest in procurement – agile procurement, sustainability – save costs and create efficiency in the supply chain through digitalisation,’ this year’s IMPA Singapore event is promising to be our most packed and valuable to date!

Two days of networking with key vendors and discussions on purchasing and supply chain excellence, the introduction of Young IMPA, supplier presentations and even a charity golf day, there is something for everyone.

DAY ONE CONFERENCE | 12:30-18:00

12.30 – 13.30 Conference registration and networking

13.45 – 14.00 Welcome Address

Susan Koefoed IMPA CEO

Stephen Alexander IMPA COO & Secretary General

Trends in the procurement process, supply chain developments, innovations, and opportunities for procurement teams. Cost saving versus time-saving, efficiencies and differences in regional outlooks and purchasing strategy

14.00 – 14.20 Keynote Address

Mikael Karlsson, Northern Marine and IMPA SAVE Chair

Sustainability in the Supply Chain and its critical importance

14.20 – 14.50 Sustainability – Addressing the Challenges Ahead for the Marine Supply Chain

John Beck, Vice President, Procurement, Wilhelmsen Ship Management

15.20 – 15.45 The IMPA Marine Stores Guide

Dom Scott, Head of Digital Communications IMPA

See how IMPA’s MSG is evolving into the digital age with new solutions for procurement and supply management

15.45 – 16.15 How to Increase Supply Resilience:

A Digital Procurement Journey Presentation and Q and A

16.15 – 16.40 An IHM Case study Oldendorff Carriers

Henning Gramann, GSR Services

A dive into how Oldendorff addressed the critical issue of IHM

16.40 – 17.30 The Procurement Debate

Chaired by Peter Schellenberger, together with SSAS

Building on the sessions of the day… share thoughts, and ideas

and hear from procurement managers in attendance what strategies and tactics have been employed – Sustainability, Digitalisation, Strategies and Tactics for Procurement effectiveness


12.30 – 13.30 Networking in exhibitor area

14:00 – 15:00 IMPA SAVE Workshop – Introduction to IMPA SAVE

Join us at the free to attend workshop where we ask ship owners, managers, and maritime suppliers to join forces with us too and support a pledge that commits them to the same goal by drastically reducing the supply of single-use plastic drinking water bottles and, where possible, replacing them with more sustainable alternatives – What is IMPA SAVE, How to join, Achievements to Date and Future Goals

Annual Hidden Emissions from Plastic Lifecycle – How to End it on Board TODAY’

George Kyriazis P Ships

15:00 – 16:00 networking and coffee in exhibition area


10:30 – 12.30 | FREE TO ATTEND

DAY ONE: Wilhelmsen Ship Service, Eye Share and Transmarine

DAY TWO: Mespas, Miral Valves, Wilhelmsen and Skysports

There is so much more happening at IMPA Singapore, so click the link below to download our brochure showcasing everything at this FREE-TO-ATTEND event!

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