Birst-ing with Information: 5 BI and Analytics Sessions to Add to Your Inforum 2019 Schedule

Melissa Prusher
By: Melissa Prusher
Date: August 21, 2019

Inforum 2019 Birst SessionsBirst is again a headliner at this year’s Inforum conference. It is no surprise – the C-suite agenda is putting greater emphasis on data-driven decisions and transparency across business units. According to research from the McKinsey Global Institute, data-driven organizations are 23 times more likely to acquire customers, six times as likely to retain customers, and 19 times as likely to be profitable as a result.

A data analytics revolution is underway with more organizations implementing tools to build data-driven cultures. These five Inforum 2019 case studies feature organizations leading the way using Birst to make advanced analytics available to their users and broadening insights deep into their business.

TEC900SSP – Speed: Paradise by the dashboard light: Birst and the Power of Informed Decision-Making

Presenter: Massimo Emilione , Practice Director Products and Birst, Avaap

Date: Tuesday, Sept. 24
Time: 12:30 PM – 12:50 PM

This session will provide expert advice and practical examples of how Birst analytics and reporting can be used to provide and deliver greater insight for faster, more-informed decision-making. Attendees will leave with understanding how Birst brings together different data sources to create a single source of the truth, including integration with Infor CloudSuite Healthcare, Manufacturing and other CloudSuites, and knowledge on Birst’s user friendly dashboards, visualizations, and KPIs. Learn how to get started with Birst at your organization and connect, prepare, and visualize data for quicker creation of metrics and analytics.

ERP405S – Speed: M3 Analytics for M3 Cloud

Presenter: Alistair Stone, Product Manager, Infor

Date: Tuesday, Sept. 24
Time: 1:30 PM – 1:50 PM

Hear about the next generation business intelligence and analytics solutions for M3 Cloud. The new solutions, based on Birst, the industry-leading BI platform, take analytics well beyond the traditional role of BI while offering a short time to value.

TEC100C – Case Study: Build a business case for Birst

Presenter: Saurabh Maniar, Director IT, FPL Food LLC

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 25
Time: 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM

Attend this session where FPL Food, LLC will share a comprehensive overview of its business need for Birst, as well as how Birst optimized the firm’s operations and efficiencies.

TEC101C – Case Study: The power in numbers—Winning with Birst

Presenter: Sharon Russell, Vice President of Finance, Shiner’s Hospital; Massimo Emilione, Practice Director Products and Birst, Avaap

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 25
Time: 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

Anyone can analyze basic operational data in a few steps. But after diving into business analytics, how do you bring it to the next level? This session will showcase Birst, including real business analytics from Shriner’s Hospital, and the dashboards that allow users to make real-time decisions to drive higher performance.

TEC216 –  Storytelling with data: A look at Birst and what it can do for you

Presenter: Richard Reynolds, Senior Director of Product Strategy, Birst; Massimo Emilione, Practice Director Products and Birst, Avaap

Date: Thursday, Sept. 26
Time: 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

Now that Infor customers finally have true BI in Birst, what can they do with it? This session looks at three customer experiences in healthcare, fashion, and manufacturing and how they used Birst to take advantage of reporting and analytic tools never available until now. Attendees will get insight into the Birst product roadmap and leave knowing how to do more than just get reports in the system – they’ll gain experience into how to use Birst to unlock the collective intelligence of people and data to generate a wealth of meaningful, easy to read, real-time information that can help users make smarter management decisions based on actionable inform

Can’t work these sessions into your plan or looking for a more in-depth conversation around Birst? Visit the Avaap booth and request a meeting at the show. We’ll share a live demo and examples of how companies like yours are benefitting from Birst.

Not planning to attend Inforum 2019 but have questions about Birst? Get in touch today.

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