EMEA Summit 2024 wording (3)

Monday 15 - Tuesday 16 April 2024

Join us in Malaga for World Commerce & Contracting's 2024 EMEA Summit where we explore our theme for the year, Contracting for Outcomes: Uniting Process, Technology, and Skills

Join us in Malaga this April


As technology continues to disrupt industries worldwide, it is crucial for businesses to adapt and thrive. Discover the future of contract management at World Commerce & Contracting's EMEA Summit 2024, taking place in the cultural city of Malaga. Prepare to be inspired, informed, and empowered as you connect with industry leaders, thought innovators, and fellow professionals from around the globe.

Ticket includes
  • Two-day entry to the Summit at the Hilton Higueron Hotel Malaga
  • All food and drinks included in the ticket price, which includes a cocktail evening, vino and tapas farewell, plus a special dinner event.
  • 12 CPD points
Event highlights
  • Keynote presentations
  • Panel discussions
  • Case studies
  • Interactive workshops
  • Networking opportunities
  • Speed tech demo
Key themes
  • AI adoption and challenges
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Balancing technology and society
  • Agile and relational contracting
  • Outcome based contracting
  • Negotiation skills
  • AI tools
  • Sustainable contracting practices


We have a stellar agenda in-store that is guaranteed to inspire, inform, and empower you as you connect with industry leaders, thought innovators, and fellow professionals from around the globe.

This year we are running three tracks, so no matter your skill set or experience level, WorldCC's 2024 EMEA Summit is a beacon for the contracting community from across the region. It is set to be an inspiring convergence of cutting-edge technology, innovative contract management strategies, and forward-thinking perspectives.

track 3
track 2

Operational Excellence Track

 Designed for professionals looking to enhance their day-to-day operations. This track provides practical skills and insights to immediately enhance, upgrade, or transform daily operations for more effective contract management. 

Gain a toolkit of operational skills that will have a direct impact on day-to-day work, ensuring tangible improvements and operational success.

Strategic Contracting

 From navigating global trends to mastering innovative practices, this track offers strategic leaders a high-level perspective on contracting, covering adaptability, transformation, relationships, team-building and more.

Gain foresight to shape the future of contracts and strategically position your organization for long-term success.


 This track focuses on leadership, career growth, communication skills and handling difficult conversations. It goes beyond technical skills to address the interpersonal and leadership abilities needed for career advancement and fulfillment.

Gain valuable skills and strategies for handling difficult conversations, CV writing, and the crucial skill of effective communication.

Ticket prices

Standard Member ticket
€1205 (inc VAT)


Standard Non-member ticket (includes 1 year's full membership)
€1445 (inc VAT)

*Prices listed above are inclusive of Spanish tax which is 21%. If membership is included in your ticket, please note this may take up to two weeks to process.

Group of 5 or more: €1085 (inc VAT) (contact events@worldcc.com to find out more)

Don't miss out on this excellent event.

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Director of Procurement
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority

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Seven Pillars Law

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Executive VP & Group Head of Commercial & Contract Management

Zuzanna Briant Follow me on LinkedIn

Director, Practice Lead CCM
World Commerce & Contracting

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Head of People and Process - General Counsel, Civil Aerospace

Natalie Bruce Follow me on LinkedIn

Head of Commercial- Operators & Lessors,

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Organisational development consultant
Farleigh Performance

Denyce Carter Follow me on LinkedIn

Former VP of Contracts and Purchasing
General Atomics, NCMA Chair

Craig Conte Follow me on LinkedIn

Global & UK Lead Partner Contracts
Deloitte Legal

Victoria Cope Follow me on LinkedIn

Commercial Director - Defence Digital
UK Ministry of Defence

Tim Cummins Follow me on LinkedIn

World Commerce & Contracting

Julian Davis Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Operating Officer
World Commerce & Contracting

Bruno DSouza Follow me on LinkedIn

Contracts Management
Saudi Entertainment Ventures | SEVEN

Andy Wishart Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Product Officer

Ciaran Fenton Follow me on LinkedIn

Leadership Consultant
Board Facilitator, Author

Casey Flaherty Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Strategy Officer

Xavier Furst Follow me on LinkedIn

Senior Contract Manager

Michael Gates Follow me on LinkedIn

Managing Director & Owner
Michael Gates CrossCulture

Jamie Gannaway Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Technology & Product Officer

Heather Gerczak Follow me on LinkedIn

Senior Vice President Business Operations
Integral Federal; NCMA Chair-Elect

Pernille Geil Follow me on LinkedIn

Partner, Head of Transformation

Isabelle Hélène Göllner Follow me on LinkedIn

Contract Manager
Hensoldt Sensors GmbH

Adrien Grenat Follow me on LinkedIn

Director, Solution Consultants

Sally Guyer Follow me on LinkedIn

Global CEO
World Commerce & Contracting

Lena Haffner Follow me on LinkedIn

Innovation Lead
Norton Rose Fulbright

Fraser Hill Follow me on LinkedIn

General Manager Digital & Process Transformation , Shell Supply Chains

Marco Imperiale Follow me on LinkedIn

Founder & Managing Director
Better Ipsum

Majid Iqbal Follow me on LinkedIn

Managing Director

Fayola-Maria Jack Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Executive | Founder
Healthy Good Business | World Ethics Forum

Emily James Follow me on LinkedIn

Head of Talent Procurement

Mirko Kleiner Follow me on LinkedIn

Co-Founder & Board Member, Flowdays; Thought Leader & President of the Board
Lean Agile Procurement | Alliance

Sangeeta Khorana Follow me on LinkedIn

Professor of International Trade Policy
Aston University

Lindsay Maguire Follow me on LinkedIn

Deputy Director, Procurement Reform
UK Cabinet Office

Alistair Maiden Follow me on LinkedIn

Global Advisory Lead
Consilio & Syke

Margarita Mayo Follow me on LinkedIn

Author, Professor, Executive Coach

Heather Melville Follow me on LinkedIn

CEO & Founder, Clarke Smith Advisory; Chancellor of York

Stephane Muller Follow me on LinkedIn

Senior Manager, Contract Management Team

Paul O'Donnell Follow me on LinkedIn

Managing Partner
Chameleon Partnership

Emma Rees Follow me on LinkedIn

Co-founder and Executive Chair

Jonas Seidenfaden Follow me on LinkedIn

Chief Operating Officer

Albert Schot Follow me on LinkedIn

Founder Schot Sarl
WorldCC Executive in Residence

Chris Simkins Follow me on LinkedIn

Head of Contract Optimisation
Simmons & Simmons

Ulrika Soderlund Follow me on LinkedIn

Director Contract & Commercial Excellence
Saab Dynamics AB

Kees Tazelaar Follow me on LinkedIn

Procurement Specialist
Ministry of Defence, Netherlands

Matt Tizzard Follow me on LinkedIn

Head of Region- EMEA
World Commerce & Contracting

Elske Tjepkema Follow me on LinkedIn

Senior Advisor on Social & Sustainable Procurement Netherlands
Ministry of Defence, Netherlands

Rasmus Tønnies Follow me on LinkedIn

ARC Contract Management

Rod Wade Follow me on LinkedIn

Vice President Contract Management & Procurement

Joanne Walker Follow me on LinkedIn

Head of Capability Centre (Civil Aerospace General Counsel)

If that's not enough to draw your attention, here is why you should attend...

Elevate your knowledge: Immerse yourself in cutting-edge insights, trends, and best practices that will shape the future of contract management.

Network with experts: Forge connections with experts, influencers, and peers who share your passion for contract management.

Global perspectives: Gain an international view of contract management practices from diverse cultures and industries, enriching your skill sets.

Ignite innovation: Get creative through interactive sessions, workshops, and discussions designed to spark innovation in your approach to contracts.

Awesome venue: Experience learning and leisure in the captivating city of Malaga, where culture meets technology.

Learn from the best: Our line-up of inspirational keynote speakers will challenge your perspectives and encourage new ways of thinking.

Embrace technology: Discover the latest technological advancements that are reshaping contract management processes.

Growth opportunities: Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your journey, discover growth opportunities to suit your career stage.

Book your stay

Our venue, the luxurious Hilton Higuerón Hotel Malaga, provides the perfect setting for this transformative summit.

Nestled amidst the stunning Andalusian landscapes, the hotel offers world-class amenities and state-of-the-art conference facilities, ensuring a seamless and enriching experience for all attendees.

Plus it is just a short drive from Malaga International Airport, and a 300m from the nearest train station, Carvajal. As always, we've secured a number of rooms at a special rate for Summit attendees.

Hilton Higueron

How to find us

Taxi from Malaga airport to the hotel typically takes around 15 minutes and costs approximately 20 euros. Alternatively, if you are driving, we have good news! There is parking onsite which is free and no need to pre-book.  

Feedback from Europe 2022 Summit in London

"Possibly the most useful two work days over the last decade. Really inspirational, content delivered in an engaging and thought provoking manner, a brilliant reminder of the importance of contract management"

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A real Opportunity
"Taking the time to share and connect with colleagues in other industries has lots of value. A real opportunity to learn and gain a fresh perspective on current challenges. Thank you to World Commerce & Contracting for hosting such a fantastic event."
Great way to reconnect
"It was fantastic! Great topics, inspiring people, lots of energy, and vibes! Great way to reconnect and a stellar organised event, thank you World Commerce & Contracting."
Thought provoking sessions
"A fantastic few days at the World Commerce & Contracting Europe Summit 2022 with colleagues and friends, old and new. Thought provoking sessions throughout the two days and as always great practical tips from experts and thought leaders in the profession."
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Special thanks to our Innovation Hub Supporters

World Commerce & Contracting is proud to support innovation in the contract technology landscape through our Innovation Hub.

This exclusive space at our summit provides a platform for emerging startups to showcase their solutions, connect with industry leaders, and gain recognition within our global community.

Join us in celebrating the pioneers who are driving positive change in contract and commercial management.