Procurement Unleashed: From Cost Cutter to Strategic Innovator, Diaries of a CPO



As the life science industry continues to evolve rapidly, so does the role of procurement in driving innovation, increasing researchers' productivity, and ensuring supply chain resilience.

To help you navigate this dynamic landscape, we are delighted to invite you to an exclusive fireside chat featuring John Dickson, a seasoned Chief Procurement Officer with over 40 years of diverse experience in senior procurement roles across industries such as pharmaceuticals, aerospace, and FMCG, and Florian Wegener, CEO at ZAGENO, the leading research material marketplace.

Florian and John will share valuable insights on:

  • Challenges faced by procurement in the life science industry.
  • Managing rising costs and operational pressures.
  • Harnessing the power of ROI in a digital age.
  • Future imperatives for procurement success in 2024.



With over 40 million product SKUs available from more than 5,000 leading brands, ZAGENO offers the largest life sciences lab supply marketplace. Our one-stop-shop solution helps scientists, lab managers, and procurement leaders compare products across vendors, easily source product alternatives, track deliveries, and communicate order status with R&D teams in real time. ZAGENO makes online shopping for any research material convenient, efficient, and reliable.