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SUBJECT: <Insert Your Boss’ Name Here>, I’d like to attend [event name]

Dear <Boss' Name>,

As you know, keeping up on the latest in supply chain, procurement or logistics trends is essential for our team's success.

On [date], the Global Supply Chain Council (GSCC) is hosting its [event name] in [city] and I'm writing to ask for approval to attend.

The entire community of supply chain, procurement and logistics professionals will be gathering to share best practices, hands-on sessions, new ideas, and a lot more.

You can learn more about the event at [event webpage]

I believe that attending this event will enable me to network with industry leaders and discover valuable new ways to optimize our processes.

I’ve broken down the approximate cost of my attendance below:

Airfare: US$ --- (if required)
Hotel: US$ ---  (if required)
Event (just 1 day): US$ --- 
Total: US$ --- 

Upon my return from the event, I’ll share key strategies and takeaways, including those that we can implement immediately and positively impact our bottom line.

With your permission I’d like to secure our reservation to this event before it sells out. Please reply as soon as possible with your decision.

Thank you for your consideration.

Your name

What's New this Year?
- New, fresh and innovative topics and themes to bring the latest trends
- Exciting new speakers to give old problems and issues new perspectives
- New ways for you to interact with peers and benchmark your performance against your industry colleagues
- More practical content than ever before, all efforts will be made to select the most interesting sessions from a speaker faculty that includes the finest presenters from all over Asia
- New panel Q&A discussions where you'll hear a diverse assortment of opinions from our prestigious speaker panels to informally debate the problems you want addressed.

Events At a Glance
- As Asia's leading professional organization in supply chain management, we bring together senior executives from world-class organizations for a unique blend of knowledge sharing, networking and deal-making.
- Each year more than 1,000 senior delegates - predominantly Fortune 500, Top 1000 Manufacturers or Top 100 Brands - attend one of GSCC's high level business events in Asia. Many of our events are now in their tenth or more successful year.
- Among more than 30 events organized each year, our portfolio includes 10 ‘must attend’ conferences held across Asia covering the hottest supply chain topics: global sourcing, indirect procurement, retail, e-commerce, 3PLs, spare parts, customs, and sustainability.