CAPS Research member events

Sit shoulder-to-shoulder with peers and supply management leaders from around the world in a sales-free, consultant-free space ideal for learning, sharing, and building connections.

CAPS CPO Roundtable

Discover the strategies and tools you need to set your supply organization apart at our annual CAPS CPO Roundtable. Member company CPOs are invited to these events to share knowledge, learn from each other, and build lasting connections in a space that nurtures valuable discussion and idea sharing. The CAPS CPO Roundtable is open only to the designated CPO contact from CAPS Research member companies.

March 12-13, 2019:
CAPS CPO Roundtable

Hosted in Tempe, AZ

SM Roundtables

Join supply management thought leaders from member companies to learn together, share best practices, network, and stay ahead of the curve in the supply management profession. Supply management professionals at our member companies are invited to attend these events.

Summer 2019:
CAPS Supply Management Roundtable – Asia

Stay tuned for updates

October 22-23, 2019:
CAPS Supply Management Roundtable – North America
Hosted in Tempe, AZ
Stay tuned for updates

Summer 2020:
CAPS Supply Management Roundtable – Europe

Stay tuned for updates

Critical Issues

Critical Issue Exchanges give our member companies the opportunity to come together to focus on one specific issue that is faced by many companies, from emerging issues in supply management to industry-specific challenges and best practices. Critical Issue Exchanges are designed for subject matter experts or those with responsibilities in this business area.

March 28, 2019:
Third Party Risk Management

Location change; TBA

More Member Events

CAPS offers other amazing events where member companies can build relationships and  identify key topics and issues many are facing. 

March 14, 2019:
Health Sector Research Consortium Industry Meeting
Tempe, Arizona

January 2020:
Building the Research Pipeline
Tempe, Arizona
Stay tuned for updates

For event-related questions, please email

Member companies receive invitations to all our events

If you are not at a member company, please contact us to learn more. Annual corporate membership begins at $17,000 and gives all personnel worldwide access to our newest benchmarking reports and services and research studies, as well as invitations to exclusive, member-only global events.

CAPS Research inspires leaders with profound discovery and executable strategies to shape the future of supply management. We are a non-profit organization sponsored by Fortune 500 member companies, Institute for Supply Management®, and the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.

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