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GSA Global Sourcing Summit 2018

We are delighted to announce that the GSA Global Summit & Awards 2018 in partnership with BPESA will be taking place on 14th – 16th March with additional “Africa Only Days” on the 13th and 16th March, in Cape Town, South Africa and will attract 400+ professionals, a significant portion of which will be buyers of sourcing services.

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.


Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa

Day One Agenda:

Half Day Conference  12pm – 5pm

Day Two Agenda:

Full Day Conference  9.30am – 5pm

GSA Global Sourcing Awards  7pm – late

Ticket registrations will be opened to the industry soon.

GSA Global Sourcing Awards 2018

The GSA Global Sourcing Awards will take place at the same time as the 2-day GSA Global Sourcing Summit on 14th – 16th March 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa.

This event will bring together the world’s leading strategic sourcing suppliers, support providers and buyers. Best practice will be rewarded and celebrated, and the efforts of companies and individuals who have demonstrated excellence in the strategic sourcing world in 2017/18 will be recognised at the GSA Global Sourcing Awards.

Organisations have 20 different categories to choose from:


01 – BPO Contract of the Year

02 – IT Outsourcing Project of the Year

03 – Automation Project of the Year

04 – Service Provider of the Year

05 – Law Firm of the Year

06 – Consultancy of the Year

07 – Partner Collaboration Project of the Year

08 – Digital Transformation Project of the Year

09 – Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility

10 – Innovation Project of the Year

11 – Global Destination of the Year

12 – Shared Service Centre of the Year

13 – Customer Experience Provider of the Year

14 – Buyer of Strategic Sourcing Services of the Year

15 – Award for Delivering Business Value in Global Strategic Sourcing

16 – Excellence in Skills Development

17 – Software Vendor/Business Partner of the Year

18 – African Delivery Destination of the Year

19 – African Service Provider of the Year

20 – African Outsourcing Project of the Year

For details on how to enter and the categories available, please view the Entry Pack

Deadline for Entries

Entries must be received no later than 5pm, Friday 15th December 2017


Sponsorship Opportunities


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, the GSA 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 to find out more or call +44(0)207 292 8680 



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