Last edited 09 Mar 2021

Horizon scanning

The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Glossary of procurement terms, defines horizon scanning as: ‘A formal gathering of data and information from various sources (and often of unrelated subject matter) and combining it to predict approaching risks or opportunities in order to support decision making.’

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