Training

SIG provides training at all levels that fit any schedule. From one-hour lunch-and-learn opportunities to full-semester certifications, we can tailor and customize training to fit your company or personal needs.

SIG University is a comprehensive, online certification curriculum for those looking to upskill or increase their sourcing and outsourcing acumen. Available in a facilitated online course and supplemented by optional live training, SIG University is flexible and available 24/7.
SIG Webinars offer weekly one-hour virtual training opportunities. Thought Leadership Webinars are on top-of-mind issues in a non-commercial format, while Solution Deep Dive Webinars provide an in-depth look at a specific provider’s product or solution. Available live or on-demand, SIG webinars can be found on virtually any issue facing sourcing professionals today.
Town Hall Teleconferences bring a small group of buy-side attendees together for a one-hour interactive, open-mic conference call on procurement, outsourcing and sourcing topics.
TheExecutive Immersion Program offers practical training on real issues affecting the executive decision makers in attendance. These intensive live half-to-full day workshops dive deep on specific topics and provide opportunities for attendees to gather expertise from thought leaders, while simultaneously networking with other local colleagues.
The Student Talent Outreach program exposes students from top supply chain programs to sourcing and outsourcing executives, supply chain thought leadership and best practice online content. Because of our university partnerships, students can attend networking events, receive virtual training and interview for internships and/or full-time careers.

Training Calendar

Date Event Presented By
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Strategies to Mitigate the Cost of a Risky Third Party Relationship MetricStream and Linda Tuck Chapman
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Preparing Your Vendor Agreements for GDPR Mayer Brown
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Developing a Third-Party Risk Management Strategy for 2018 RapidRatings
Thursday, November 2, 2017 Trusted Advisor: Standardizing and Transforming Indirect Procurement Scout RFP
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 A Sourcing Peer’s Perspective on Outsourcing IT Services to LatAm The LatAm Alliance & AAJ Technologies
Thursday, November 30, 2017 Highlights from the first ever EcoVadis Global CSR Risk & Performance Index 2017: Supply Chain CSR Investments Lower Global Risk Exposure Ecovadis