CIPS Australasia Conference and Supply Management Awards - Update: 27 May 2020

New dates announced - CIPS Australasia Conference, 2-3 August 2021.

We’re pleased to announce that CIPS Australasia Conference, which was previously postponed, has been moved to 2-3 August 2021. Thank you for your continued support. Keep checking back on the website for the latest event developments.

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Phil Chalkley


Head of Procurement, Transdev Australasia 
Tuesday 16 July – 15:20 
Chair – Q&A session: Embracing the digital world – how the fusion of technology and procurement will redefine the global marketplace
Wednesday 17 July – 15:20
Chair – Stream 1: Panel discussion: Measuring the success and benefits of public procurement policies in line with government objectives

Phil Chalkley is the Head of Procurement at Transdev Australasia.  Previously Phil was the Chief Procurement Officer at the Department of Justice & Regulation in Victoria.  

Over his career, Phil has worked in a wide range of industries covering transport, energy utilities, financial services, government, telecommunications, consultancy, FMCG, and retail while working in Australia, Europe, United Kingdom, Asia and the United States.

Phil started out as a Contract Manager and throughout his 25 plus years’ in Procurement and Supply Chain for leading organisations, has experienced and work through in all aspects of the end to end lifecycle, with a particular interest in driving and demonstrating the value and benefits of procurement technology, and interest in the emerging areas such as block chain and robotics.  

Phil has also led major transformations and implementation of procurement technology.

Phil is also Chair of the Victorian branch of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS).