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May
9
11:00 AM11:00

QAD Automation Solutions Expansion and Enhancements [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 2/3) (map)
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This session covers the new functionality that QAD Automation Solutions provides with a focus on business value areas. Topics range from enhancements to the core engine that provide greater control, to significant expansions covering even more business processes.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
Michael Ochi, QAD

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May
9
9:45 AM09:45

Core Model Planning and Preparation [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
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This session will provide an overview of what a core model is, including core model concepts, core model development steps, different levels of standardization, critical success factors, key decisions and project governance.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
Elaine Marshman, QAD

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May
8
4:15 PM16:15

The Value of APQP [QPS]

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Learn about the inherent benefits of implementing Advanced Production Quality Planning. This session covers the process framework that establishes a set of quality requirements that supports the suppliers to ensure that design criteria of a product meets the customer requirements.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speakers:
Michael Mallen, QAD CEBOS

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May
8
3:00 PM15:00

The Next Generation of Demand Planning: Intelligent and Real-Time [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Modern day planners are bombarded with large volumes of both historical and real time data. Planning systems must rapidly identify trends, exclude outliers, and turn data exceptions into actionable insights, which is why Supply Chain Planning is a natural candidate for machine learning. Thanks to the IoT there is more real-time data providing visibility of the short-term horizon. In this presentation we will discuss how machine learning and demand sensing change the demand planning game.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
Shaun Phillips, QAD DynaSys

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May
8
1:30 PM13:30

EQMS Case Study: Transformation from Manual to EQMS [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 2/3) (map)
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This session provides a case study of the transformation and journey from a manual, paper-based quality system to an automated Enterprise Quality Management System.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speakers:
Kim Dusch, QAD CEBOS
Michael Winters, PPG Aerospace

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May
8
1:30 PM13:30

Streamlining Finance Operations with QAD eInvoicing [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This session provides an overview of how QAD customers can leverage the latest trends on electronic invoicing (both with customers and suppliers) to drive operational efficiencies, reduce costs, improve process efficiency and improve customer service while staying compliant with electronic tax regulations. Learn how you can automate the processing of supplier invoices using the automated matching analysis, invoice approval workflow and automated booking capabilities provided by QAD eInvoicing.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
William van Rijswijk, QAD

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May
8
11:00 AM11:00

Global Trade Management and Best Practices [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
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From its origins in the 1990s as part of early supply chain integration projects, "Global Trade Management" (GTM) has since evolved into a refined discipline that links people, processes and enabling technology into a seamless cohesive solution for managing an international transaction. For trade-dependent companies, understanding and implementing GTM is now a critical component for maintaining a competitive edge in today's global market. In this session, you will learn about the true definition of GTM and identifying your weak links, how to turn regulatory trade compliance into a competitive advantage, trade optimization strategies and best practices, and free trade agreements and whether you are leaving money on the table.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
Wm. “Jerry” Peck, QAD Precision

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May
7
4:15 PM16:15

Welcome to “Supply Chain Planning 2020” [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Manufacturing companies today are operating in a new world dealing with challenges of constant changes in geopolitics, exponential speed of innovation and the digitization of everything, more demanding and less committed customers, and ever changing supply chains that are no longer chains but a network of opportunistic demand, supply, and capacity entities. How does a company make their supply chain ready for 2020? In this presentation we will discuss current major events impacting global supply networks and the strategies and technologies that may be adopted to not just survive, but thrive in 2020.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speaker:
Shaun Phillips, QAD DynaSys

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May
7
3:00 PM15:00

A Case for Quality [QPS]

  • Sheraton New Orleans Hotel (Rhythms 1) (map)
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You know quality; we know Enterprise Quality Management solutions. A presentation that will show that tangible impact from the implementation of an Enterprise Quality Management System on manufacturing margins and reducing the cost of quality.

(Qualifies for 1 APICS Certification Maintenance Credit)

Speakers:
Dave Rendel, QAD CEBOS

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