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Procurement in turbulent times - challenges and opportunities

Date: 28 March 2023

The only one of its kind in Slovakia

Mercateo Slovakia s.r.o. is organizing the 4th CEE e-Procurement Summit. It’s a one-of-a-kind event designed for professionals in procurement and will provide comprehensive information on the latest industry trends and challenges. Join us on March 28 2023 at the exclusive X-BIONIC® SPHERE a.s. in Šamorín! This is a unique opportunity to meet the best representatives of the profession. Meet us there!

Please find the event details below:

For whom is the summit designed?

The sessions are particularly helpful to those responsible for streamlining the purchasing process

  • CPOs, CEOs, CFOs

  • Managers, leaders and heads of purchasing departments

  • Professionals who believe in the power of face-to-face meetings and networking

What is the purpose of the summit?

  • Provide up-to-date and comprehensive information from all areas of procurement

  • Industry 4.0 and process automation and digitalization

  • Procurement priorities and current trends in the digitalisation of purchasing like:

    • Keeping up with the costs

    • Reducing supplier risk

    • Operational Excellence Management

    • Sustainability

  • The challenges faced by professionals in Central Europe, such as:

    • Economic volatility

    • Supply chain disruption

    • Lack of skilled, specialised and dedicated staff

Who can you meet here?

Best practices and trends will be presented by internationally renowned experts and experienced purchasing managers.


Marcell VollmerChief Executive Officer, Prospitalia Group
Christoph von Lattorff
Vice President Sales Central & Eastern Europe, Unite
Christel Constant
Member of theExecutive Board, Unite
Tomáš Veit
Group Procurement Director, Asahi Breweries
Miloš Olejník
Director of Procurement and Operations, ESET
Martin Repko
Chief Procurement Officer, ProCare & Svet zdraviaPeter Majtán
MRO Material & Equipment Senior Category Manager, Slovnaft
Zdeněk Mikeš
Head of GTM Global Strategy, SAP Signavio
Jiří Špalek
Chief Executive Officer, PROEBIZ s.r.o.
Zdeněk Pytlíček
Procurement Team Leader, GasNet, s.r.o.
Martin Wiederman
Publicist and lecturer, former manager and buyerZoltán Werle
Professional Partner of IFUA Horváth&Partners Management Consultants
Attila Gulyás
Senior Project Manager of IFUA Horváth&Partners Management Consultants
Dr. Béla Zoltán Fekecs
Chief Procurement Officer, MVM Network (Infrastructure)
Attila Holoda
Managing Director, Aurora Energy Kft.
Bernadett Majdanics 
Fulfilment Project Implementation Manager, Ikea CZ/HU/SK

The sessions will be simultaneously translated in English, Slovak and Hungarian.

The list of presenters is nearly complete.

Pictures and content from the previous conference held in the year 2019:Digitalizácia v obstarávaní sa stáva nevyhnutnosťou (unite.eu)

Participation fee:
Early bird
 100 EUR + VAT (price valid until 17.02.2023)
Regular 120 EUR + VAT (price valid from 18.02.2023)


The ticket includes participation in the conference, press materials, snacks with coffee and lunch.
We believe we have your attention.

Highlights from the previous conference

Do you have any question?

Get in touch with our marketing manager Róbert Marák.

Thank you for your interest and we hope to see you there!