Navigating the Future of Global Manufacturing

“The Effective Enterprise:
Building for the Future”
Day 1 • Monday • November 17, 2014
Concurrent Track Sessions
8:00 am
8:45 am
9:45 am
10:45 – 12:00
8:30 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Keynote Speaker: Pam Lopker, Founder & President, QAD Inc.
“Principles for the Future of Manufacturing” and updates on exciting new projects.
Vendor Introductions
10:15 am
Technology track
Customer Focus
Demo Center / Training
Business Benefits of Cloud. Hear
how the cloud operates with
QAD and the security controls for
operating with a global presence.
Prepare for the future with
Enterprise Edition. Determine which
EE upgrade path is best for your
Discussion on sales tax for Life
Sciences and Medical Device Excise
Tax (MDET) support.
Kory Johnson, Sr. Director Romeo Sequeira, Sr. Director Global Cloud Architecture - QAD
QAD Consulting, N. America - QAD
Mike Alpert, Strategic Alliances
Manager - Avalara
Mediterranean Room
Pacific Room
Baltic Room
12:00 – 1:00 | Lunch & Exhibitor Forum sponsored by Avalara
1:00 – 2:15
User Group Panel Discussion Life Science Industry Trends and
“Strategic Role of the IT
Updates: How QAD is helping Life
Department through Enhanced
Sciences manufacturers build for the
Radley Data Collection - customer
case study with Endologix and their
operational solution.
Moderator: Tony Winter,
Chief Technology Officer - QAD
Bart Reitter, Marketing Director Life Sciences - QAD
Mark Stewart, Business
Development Manager - Radley
Kheng Ang, Applications
Project Manager - Endologix
Mediterranean Room
Baltic Room
Pacific Room
2:15 – 2:45 | Break & Exhibitor Forum sponsored by BravePoint
2:45 – 4:00
Benefits of a fully integrated QAD Benefits of the new Enterprise Asset
Quality Management System
Management Release. EAM is an
from an operational Life Science integrated plant solution that enables
customer’s perspective.
companies to operate plants more
smoothly by keeping equipment
running at the lowest cost.
Jeff Phillips, VP Product
Management - QAD
Kate Fenello, PMC
Toni Clubb, CFO - Vitatech
EAM Product Manager - QAD
Mediterranean Room
Baltic Room
Bringing Proven Applications Up to
Date. A case study is used to
discuss considerations for keeping
systems current.
Scott Dulecki, Sr. Certified QAD
Consultant and Product Mgr. BravePoint
Pacific Room
4:00 – 6:00 | Sunset Reception-with QAD executives—Lobby Patio | Sponsored by— STRATEGIC
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“The Effective Enterprise:
Building for the Future”
Day 2 • Tuesday • November 18, 2014
Concurrent Track Sessions
8:00 – 8:30 | Continental Breakfast sponsored by Logan Consulting – QAD Visitor Center
8:30 – 10:00
Business Process
Customer Focus
Demo Center / Training
A deeper dive into “Principles for
the Future of Manufacturing”.
Updates on developments in
manufacturing and supply chain
The Effective Enterprise and the Cloud;
SE Support Plans; and Key Customerfocused Marketing Initiatives
(Reference, Referrals, Case Studies, and
See live demos of recent
enhancements to QAD’s
Learning Center and Educational
Bill Keese, Senior VP Research & Development - QAD
Carter Lloyds, Chief Marketing
Officer - QAD
Bernadette Bagley, Director QAD University
Mediterranean Room
Baltic Room
Pacific Room
10:00 – 10:30 | Break – Exhibitor Forum sponsored by Eagle
10:30 – 12:00
Using Business Process Maps
Latest on manufacturing product
(BPM) to streamline business
developments: new track & trace of
processes. Presentation
packaged inventory, serialization, item
examines the range of options
attributes and test results of QC
available for creating your own
inspections. Updates on MSW/PSW
design from modifying existing
Workbenches and developments to
improve user experience specific for
manufacturing roles.
Running QAD on Your Mobile
Device – managing orders,
purchasing, trunk stock and
planning on your
iPad/iPhone/Android device.
Rob Cramer, Director Business Intelligence – QAD
Guido Van den Broeck, Director Product Management - QAD
Amy Vasquez, Senior Systems
Architect - Strategic
Information Group
Steve McHugh, Founder
Broom Street Software
Mediterranean Room
Baltic Room
Pacific Room
12:00 – 12:30 | Lunch & Exhibitor Forum Wrap-Up sponsored by Radley
12:30 | Event Summary, Prize give-away and surveys | Mediterranean Room
QAD Workshop for Enterprise Edition Upgrades
Mediterranean Room
(Pre-Registered Attendees Only)
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