WHAT IS EIPM?
EIPM was founded 25 years ago by leading European companies such as Alcatel, Aerospatiale, Nokia, Phillips, Renault, Pechiney and Hoechst, among others, and sponsored by the European Commission, the Department of Haute-Savoie and the Rhône-Alpes region, to create an executive education institute and Purchase training center.
EIPM is a pioneer in purchasing training in Europe and today stands as the leading Global Centre in Executive Procurement and Supply Management Education.
EIPM is present worldwide, with branches in Geneva and Shanghai and through its programs and partnerships in Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Mexico, Poland, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates and the USA.
Today, through its different programs, the EIPM trains and educates more than 4000 professionals in purchasing every year around the world through its branches and partners, in 9 different languages.
The vision of EIPM is to be the leading institute in Teaching (Education, Research and Training) in Strategic Procurement and Supply Management.
Beyond helping individuals and companies achieve their full potential, EIPM promotes Procurement and Supply Management as strategic functions with a key role to play in economic transformation.
EIPM’s wide geographic coverage, multinational staff and international network allows EIPM to organize educational programs all over the world, balancing global objectives and local requirements.
LEADING EDGE CONTENT
EIPM continuously develops and leverages new methodologies, tools and concepts to offer the perfect balance between academic achievement and professional experience.
EIPM benefits from a well-qualified and international faculty, composed of prominent professors, consultants and executives of leading companies from different sectors.
EIPM maintains a dedicated customer service team, responsive to individual and organizational needs. EIPM’s international orientation and family spirit are key factors in its relationship with customers.
EIPM now offers to purchasing experts based in Canada and USA, the opportunity to beneficiate of EIPM’s knowledge and experience through different approaches:
Training Modules (2 or 3 days) and Certification Programmes (3 weeks)
More than 70 modules available on every aspect of the Source to Contract activities
In-house Company Training and Purchasing Academies
Online Talent Assessment and Maturity Assessment of the Organisation
The Value Creation Observatory and the EIPM Journal of Supply Excellence
Specific workshops or conferences on pertinent topics or new research in Procurement
Our team members can offer trainings in both English and French.
How to boost innovation using your supply network? On April 4th, Dr Hervé Legenvre, EIPM Value Creation Observatory Director, will host a Breakfast Conference on the topic: How to boost innovation using your supply network? Today, many purchasing teams have put innovation on their agenda. They have started some communication and launched a few workshops[…]
Learn & Go practical training for Procurement professionals To fulfill the needs expressed by our customers in North America, EIPM offers in exclusivity for Canada and USA, “one day” training modules addressing only few segments of the Source to Pay processes ei.: tools, methodology or best practices. These modules can be offered in face to[…]
Solid tools and knowledge that favor both rigor and creativity EIPM offers 16 specialised courses covering a complete set of topics that are at the heart of the challenges faced by Purchasing Professionals. Training Modules are conceived around two or three days and the courses bring new perspectives and skills to the entire landscape of the profession,[…]
A complete library of trainings just one click away The EIPM Learning Platform is composed of specialised e-Modules covering three strategic domains: Business & Economy, Purchasing and Logistics & Supply Chain. The platform enables to exchange and coach participants, supporting their progress through a confidential, personal and friendly environment. How online training can benefit your team?[…]
Overview EIPM has developed three Certification Programmes covering the full spectrum of purchasing functions: Professional Buyers, Expert Buyers and Purchasing Managers. The programmes meet the needs of purchasing practitioners seeking formal recognition of their professional skills. The EIPM Certification enables purchasing professionals to keep their knowledge and skills relevant, applicable and competitive, whilst being an industry standard that[…]
Michel Duquette – EIPM North-America Director Michel Duquette is a proven track record, results driven and creative senior executive leader with more than 25 years of international experience working in multicultural environments, in the areas of product development, strategic sourcing, process optimization and management, helping world class enterprises to increase their profitability. As such, Michel[…]