About SSON and the Shared Services & Outsourcing Week

The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) is the largest and most established community of shared services and outsourcing professionals.

We provide the roof under which key industry experts and organizations share their experience, knowledge and tools, and your practitioner peers connect with other all over the world, face to face and online.

SSON focuses on developing its members through providing training, tools, and networking opportunities. Our staff works from international offices in New York, London, Singapore, Sydney, Johannesburg, Berlin and Dubai to research current trends and developments in shared services.

SSON’s 11th Annual Shared Services Week is the largest annual gathering of Shared Services professionals in the world! This can’t-miss multi-tracked event is designed to provide executives from start-ups, intermediate and mature shared services with everything they need to know to bring shared services to the next level. Featuring outstanding keynotes, an impressive speaker faculty, workshops, master-classes, site-tours and the shared service excellence awards, there is little the Shared Services Executive could want outside of this conference.

Read on for highlights of all our previous Shared Services events, or download past brochures and documents in our Download Center

Managed Certification


The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) is pleased to announce the launch of our Managed Certification® and Online Learning Program for global Shared Services & Sourcing Professionals - providing process-specific training and skills management to the business services community at large. This comprehensive online learning program is designed exclusively for today’s services delivery organizations, as they move towards adding more value and skills requirements change accordingly. To find out more about the program click here or to attend a live demo email: enquire@ssonetwork.com.

Have a colleague in North America, Asia or Australia?

Recommend these events for your colleagues around the World!

Finance Transformation Europe 2011
15-17 February 2011
The Bloomsbury Hotel, London, UK

North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week
March 1-3, 2011
The Peabody, Orlando, Florida

Australasian Shared Services & Outsourcing Week
11 - 14 April, 2011
Palladium at Crown, Southbank, Melbourne

Asian Shared Services & Outsourcing Week
6th - 8th September 2011

Shared Services & Outsourcing Around the World

The Shared Services & Outsourcing conference series is well-known around the world, with events taking place in the UK, Australia, Singapore and the United States.

Across the board, these events offer the same high-quality content, top industry experts on the speaker faculty, and key decision-makers in the audience.  However, each event has its own personality, catering to the region in which it takes place, and dealing with challenges that can be unique to that region.

If you have a colleague in an international office, please refer them to this calendar of events and find out where the nearest Shared Services & Outsourcing conference is taking place!