Budapest, Hungary | 14th of September, 2023

SMP Supplier Summit 2023.

Welcome to the official website of the SMP Supplier Summit 2023!
We are excited to invite suppliers from all around the world to join us for this prestigious event held in the heart of Budapest, Hungary.

About the Summit.

The SMP Supplier Summit is an exclusive gathering of suppliers, partners, and industry experts, providing a platform for networking, collaboration, and the exchange of innovative ideas. This year, we are proud to announce that the summit will take place on September 14, 2023, at the Corinthia Hotel Budapest. As part of the summit, we will celebrate and honor our exceptional suppliers through an exciting awards ceremony.

Why attend?

  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with suppliers from diverse industries and regions, fostering valuable partnerships and business relationships.
  • Knowledge Sharing: Gain insights from industry leaders through keynote speeches, panel discussions, and interactive workshops.
  • Innovation Showcase: Discover the latest advancements and cutting-edge solutions.
  • Recognition of Excellence: Celebrate and acknowledge our top-performing suppliers through an exclusive awards ceremony, highlighting their outstanding contributions.

About Budapest.

Budapest, the host city of the SMP Supplier Summit 2023, is a vibrant and captivating destination. Situated on the banks of the Danube River, Budapest offers a unique blend of rich history, stunning architecture, and a thriving cultural scene. With its iconic landmarks such as the Buda Castle, the Parliament Building, and the Chain Bridge, Budapest provides a picturesque backdrop for our summit. Whether you're exploring the historic Castle District, relaxing in one of the city's famous thermal baths, or indulging in delicious Hungarian cuisine, Budapest offers a truly unforgettable experience for business and leisure travelers alike.

Official language



Over 1.7 million


Central Hungary, at the heart of Europe


Hungarian Forint (HUF)

Time zone

Central European Time (CET) UTC+1


In September, Budapest experiences pleasant temperatures ranging between 12°C (54°F) and 23°C (73°F).

Award Ceremony and Gala Dinner.

At the end of the day, we will host an award ceremony to recognize and celebrate the exceptional achievements of our suppliers. The ceremony will feature the presentation of the Regional Best Supplier Awards, as well as the prestigious “Supplier of The Year” award, honoring the globally top-performing supplier. Following the award ceremony, we invite all attendees to join us for a gala dinner, providing an opportunity to continue conversations and networking in an informal and festive setting.


Dress Code: Suit without tie.

The SMP Supplier Summit 2023 offers a dynamic and engaging program, designed to inspire, educate, and empower attendees.

13:00-14:00 Guest Reception and Registration
14:00-14:05 Welcome Master of Ceremony
14:05-14:20 SMP Vision Char Zawadzinski
14:20-14:35 Sales Outlook Abdullah Atilgan
14:35-14:50 Product Development Dr. Klaus Baumann
14:50-15:05 Supply Chain Sustainability Pankaj Aggarwal
15:05-15:20 Global Procurement Overview Peter Pazmandi
15:20-15:50 Coffee and Snack break
15:50-16:00 Regional Procurement Overview East Europe Sergio Coronado
16:00-16:10 Regional Procurement Overview lberica Ferran Garcia
16:10-16:20 Regional Procurement Overview Germany Dominik Kleiser
16:20-16:30 Regional Procurement Overview Americas Charanjeet Gill
16:30-16:40 Regional Procurement Overview China Lisa Wang / Marisa Ming
16:40-17:20 Networking and Snack Break
17:20-18:00 Supplier Recognition Ceremony Char Zawadzinski/ Peter Pazmandi
18:00-19:00 Pre-Gala Reception
19:00-22:00 Gala Dinner and Show

Venue: Corinthia Hotel Budapest.

Our chosen venue, the luxurious Corinthia Hotel Budapest, provides a sophisticated and comfortable setting for the summit. Located in the heart of Budapest, this iconic hotel offers world-class amenities, ensuring a memorable and productive experience for all attendees.

Please book your room as soon as possible to ensure that you can stay at the event hotel.


Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of this global gathering of suppliers. To secure your spot and accommodation for the SMP Supplier Summit 2023, kindly make your room bookings through the registration process by clicking on the registration button. Early registration is encouraged to guarantee your participation and accommodation.

The registration period has ended.

Contact us.

For any inquiries or further information, please don't hesitate to contact our dedicated event team. We are here to assist you with any questions you may have regarding the SMP Supplier Summit 2023.

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