TALiNT Partners & AMS: US Talent Leaders Dinner – Palo Alto, CA

TA or Supply Chain, who should own direct sourcing and does it matter?


July 13 @ 17:30 - 20:30 PDT




Talent Acquisition Leaders


North America (US)
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About this Event

Date July 13 @ 17:30 - 20:30 PDT
Venue / Location Tamarine Free

Join TALiNT Partners and a select group of HR, Talent and Procurement Leaders at this in-person dinner at Tamarine Restaurant in Palo Alto.

TA or Supply Chain, who should own direct sourcing and does it matter?

Recently, we have been hearing and seeing some tension between TA and Procurement as to who should own direct sourcing. Procurement has always managed contingent workers and thinks it should continue, they see contingent workers as a commodity in many cases. TA is realizing that direct sourcing is leveraging the company brand which has usually been their domain and are afraid using it for contingent attraction will confuse the permanent candidates they are pursuing. This is just sample of their concerns.

Along with people from both sides of the argument, and executives from one of the nation’s foremost workforce solutions firm, AMS, this discussion will be really interesting and one of the most important topics you will discuss.

As well as enjoying the fine food at Tamarine’s premier private room, the event is a wonderful opportunity to learn, share and network with other industry executives in a relaxed, informal setting.

If you’ve not attended one of our sessions before below are some testimonials from previous guests.

“Thank you for putting together such a great evening of talented TA professionals across several business sectors. I look forward to future events.” Andrew Collins, Talent Acquisition Manager, Price Waterhouse Cooper

“The TALiNT event was the first networking event that I have been to in two years. The attendees represented a broad range of industries and experiences. The discussion was engaging, energizing and it was inspiring to hear of the commitment to finding the best talent. The team seemed attuned to the current challenges that Talent Acquisition leaders face.” Cicily Newby, VP Talent Management and Learning & Development, Hagerty

“I very much enjoyed the learning & networking experience that TALiNT Partners orchestrated. It served as an ‘outside in’ opportunity to exchange insights and ideas around talent attraction and retention challenges we commonly face across industries. I took away several useful solutions to put into action within our business and developed nice intros to some smart people and impressive firms.” Liz Freedman, Global Head of Talent & DEI, IHG Hotels & Resorts



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Event Types
Event Audience
Talent Acquisition Leaders
Event Intro
TA or Supply Chain, who should own direct sourcing and does it matter?
Event Region
North America (US)
Virtual / In-Person


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