October 14-15, 2020

2020 Elite Virtual

Elite Virtual will take place Wednesday 14 October and Thursday 15 October 2020

The current agenda will be updated with confirmed speakers as they become available.

Wednesday 14 October 2020
8:30–8:40 EST
Welcome to Elite Virtual

Steve Yurko, CEO, APEX Analytix

Steve welcomes our attendees to the event, kicks off the conference with ideas on how to get the most benefit from the various sessions, and sets the tone for two days of learning, sharing and networking.

8:40-8:45 EST
8:45–9:30 EST
P2P Leadership Panel

Speakers TBD

9:30–9:35 EST

Transition to next session

9:35–10:20 EST
Main Session

Managing Change: Using Supplier Portal to Drive Compliance, Reduce Fraud and  Improve Working Capital 

Amy Platis, Accounts Payable Program Director, Northwestern Medicine

10:20-10:25 EST
10:25–11:10 EST
Breakout Session 1

Please select one of the following:

  1. Powering Master Data Quality and Compliance for Business Continuity and  Risk Management
    Client TBD
  2. Keeping Watch Over Supplier Banking Changes
     Naren Sabris, IT Director, Activision Blizzard
11:10–11:15 EST
11:15–11:50 EST
Breakout Session 2

Please select one of the following:

1. Beyond Onboarding: How your Supplier Portal  Can Drive Incremental Value Across the Organization​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Chuck Stefanosky, Director, Strategic Sourcing and Procurement, Independence Blue Cross

2. Building Supplier Relationships with Recovery Audits and Overpayment Protection
Client TBD

11:50-11:55 EST
11:55–12:00 EST
Wrap up Day 1

Danny Thompson, Senior VP, Product and Market Strategy, apexanalytix

Thursday 15 October 2020
8:30–8:40 EST
Opening Remarks

Recap of day one and introduction to day two of Elite.

Phil Beane, Senior VP, Global Field Operations, apexanalytix

8:40-9:40 EST
Keynote Presentation


Details coming soon

9:40–9:45 EST

Transition to next session

9:45–10:30 EST
Main Session

Optimizing Payments and Working Capital with AI 
Client TBD

10:30–10:35 EST

Transition to next session

10:35–11:20 EST
Breakout Session 3

Please select one of the following:

  1. How Lennox International Drives Process Improvements with Supplier Master Data Management Strategy
    Client TBD
  2. Disrupt the Disruption:  Managing the Risk in your Supply Chain 
    Client TBD
11:20-11:25 EST

Transition to next session

11:25–12:05 EST
Interactive Session

Beyond 2020:  In a Year of Significant Change, What Comes Next?

Phil Beane, Senior VP, Global Field Operations, apexanalytix

12:05-12:15 EST
Conclusion of Event