Seven Sessions You Don’t Want to Miss at Inforum
The 2016 Inforum schedule is jam-packed with informative sessions, networking events, product announcements and more. Avaap is proud to again be a Gold sponsor and exhibit on the show floor. Stop by our booth for fun giveaways, product presentations and information on the latest Infor technologies including Infor XI, Infor Cloudsuite Retail, and Infor HCM.
There are thousands of educational sessions at Inforum 2016. We’ve identified seven you don’t want to miss:
Presenters: Mark Haro – Senior IS Business Analyst, Community Medical Centers; Jay Pobis – HCM Solutions Architect, Avaap
Date and Time: Monday, July 11, 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Talent Management implementations don’t need to be time and resource intensive. Join Community Medical Center as they share how they’re managing an efficient, effective Talent Management implementation with a minimal resource footprint. Community Medical Center is implementing Lawson Talent Management starting with Global HR. You’ll learn about the new implementation methodology that ensures organizational alignment without overburdening internal staff. Plus, you’ll hear about acceleration tools, staffing requirements, and the framework for an on-time, on-budget Talent Management solution and deployment experience.
Talent management: On the road to success (HCM-001SSP)
Presenter: Kevin Kohel – Principal HCM Consultant, Avaap
Date and Time: Monday, July 11, 12:30 PM – 12:50 PM
Join us for a discussion of key implementation lessons from a variety of talent management projects. Topics will include preparation and execution considerations for prospective and in-process clients. This speed session will be presented by Avaap.
Presenter: Michelle Fehr – COO/CFO, J.R. Watkins
Date and Time: Monday, July 11, 3:15 PM – 4:00 PM
Going “mod-free” was a goal for J.R. Watkins when they sought to modernize their IT portfolio. Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Michelle Fehr shares the journey of upgrading to M3 13.2 in the cloud and how that decision will save the CPG company more than $500,000 over the next 5 years. Hear how J.R. Watkins worked with Avaap and Infor to accelerate the project timeline, completing the upgrade in less than four months. You’ll learn about the decision to move to the cloud, including working with Infor’s Value Engineering team, and how cloud provides best-in-class security and products for process improvements.
Presenter: Jason Bueno – Director, Avaap
Date and Time: Tuesday, July 12, 3:00 PM – 3:20 PM
Learn what’s new with Infor XI and how Avaap’s Jumpstart implementation acceleration tools can help you achieve a rapid, safe, and secure deployment experience.
Presenters: Brett Weiss and Bernard Tisserand, Avaap
Date and Time: Tuesday, July 12, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Some of the largest amounts within healthcare balance sheets today are related directly to assets, including lifecycle, ROI, compliance, and potential liability mitigation—all of which can be better managed with Infor EAM. Attend this session to learn about Infor EAM and how it offers healthcare providers confidence in addressing asset matters across the enterprise.
Presenter: Leonard Courchaine – Sr. Lawson Technical Administrator, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Date and Time: Tuesday, July 12, 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
For those who haven’t upgraded to Infor Lawson 10, this fast-paced, information-packed session will prepare you for success, highlighting lessons from things that went wrong as well as the strategies worth repeating. Lead by the Children’s Lawson administrator, this session will give you a view “from the trenches,” including practical tips, “gotchas,” and ideas for increasing your upgrade success. You’ll hear about the organization’s experiences, post go-live details about how the organization is using Infor System Console, and maintenance and update information for its new Infor Lawson 10 world.
Presenter: Dale Brittan – CIO, Brewster Cheese
Date and Time: Wednesday, July 13, 9:30 AM – 10:15 AM
Systems put in place years ago can’t keep pace with changing business requirements. Organizations that want a competitive edge, built-in best practices and the latest functionality need to consider breaking free of legacy technology and making a change. Join Brewster Cheese representatives to hear why they made the decision to replace their Adage solution with Infor M3, the most modern software available. You’ll leave with a better understanding of key considerations, the methodology, and tools to achieve a rapid, accurate, secure, and reliable migration, as well as the benefits of modernizing your technology portfolio.
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