Program and agenda for the event
AGENDA DAY 1
|9:30-11:00||Registration, coffee and networking in the exhibition area|
IFS update & strategic direction
IFS new CEO, Darren Roos, will share his perspectives and thoughts after the first 6 months in
the job. He is followed by Elni Kullmer, Head of IFS Scandinavia, who will provide an update from a
Scandinavian point of view.
IFS Applications 10 - connect to what's next
Dan Matthews guides us through how the new IFS Aurena user experience, new functionality, cloud,
inroads into AI and other aspects of IFS Applications 10 help you connect to what’s next for your
industry, business, people and IT landscape.
|12:30-13:45||Lunch and networking|
IFS Applications 10 - connect to what's next, continued
The Dan Matthews session continues
Learn how Hexpol benefits from using IFS Applications 10.
Dan Matthews, CTO, IFS
Artificial Intelligence: what is it and how is it impacting/affecting IFS Applications?
Bas De Vos, Director, IFS Labs
|15:00-15:30||Coffee and fruit buffet|
Customer Experience - the journey from good to great
Mark Brewer, Global Industry Director, IFS
Get down to business with IoT - a practical guide
Tobias Persson, Lead IFS IoT Innovation Services
|18:00-20:00||Drinks & mingle|
|20:00-01:00||Dinner & entertainment|
AGENDA DAY 2
|09:00-09:45||Choose between the following sessions (click for more info)
Supply chain and manufacturing – news in IFS Applications 10
The session gives you an overview of the major news in the supply chain and manufacturing product area for IFS Applications 10. Including Product Estimate Management and Warehouse Data Collection improvements.
The leading best-of-breed solution for service organizations - our vision for IFS Field Service Management from a Scandinavian perspective
IFS FSM underpins service lifecycle delivery for hundreds of diverse customers across the world. Join us to hear more about our vision and the investments we are making to ensure that our solution continues to enable you to deliver best-in-class service. Our customer Jonas Granath from Polygon shares his experience of using FSM.
IFS Applications 10 & add-ons for goods visibility and simulation capacity in consumer-centric industries
A unified retail business is the future of commerce. The session gives insights to environment sourcing, sale & return, automated replenishment & allocation, assortment planning & product development in IFS Applications 10. All to help your business climb the service value ladder and enable a true omni channel experience.
Learn how IFS Applications 10 will help asset owners achieve EAM excellence
Join us in a session to explore how the new functionality in IFS Applications 10 can increase your EAM efficiency and asset control. The result is enhanced asset reliability, longer service intervals, longer asset lifespans, and cost savings.
|10:00-10:45||Choose between the following sessions (click for more info)
Launch of IFS Field Service Management version 6
IFS Field Service Management 6 features a number of enhancements, including a new user experience, a major performance boost in IFS Planning & Scheduling Optimization™, next-generation configurability, key functional enhancements, pay and deploy with more flexibility and much more.
How to engage your employees and managers in the HR processes utilizing IFS Applications 10
Execution of Business Planning and engaging employees and managers directly in the HR processes is a high positioned demand of every HR organization. Learn how HR in Applications 10 facilitates exactly that, introducing elements like Headcount & Vacancy planning, Execution of self-services for employees and managers in a truly mobile and responsive user interface
The future of planning in IFS Applications
Learn how we’ve improved and added functionality for Demand Planning, Sales & Operations Planning, Master Scheduling and Demand Driven MRP in IFS Applications 10.
Warehousing in IFS Applications 10
Learn how Handling Units can be used throughout your Warehousing and Supply Chain. What IFS Applications 10 opportunities for increased operational efficiency have derived for your Inbound, Replenishment and Fulfillment processes.
Enhance your project and subcontracting control with IFS Applications 10
Visibility and real-time control over cost, cash, time, resources and risk is key for project centric companies. IFS Applications is the ideal choice for project intensive industries. Learn about the latest innovations in IFS Applications 10 in this session
|11:30-12:15||Choose between the following sessions (click for more info)
A brand new user experience makes it easier than ever to manage customer relations with IFS CRM
Get to know the next generation of the IFS Embedded CRM solution. IFS Application 10 introduces new capabilities such as an improved User Experience, Outlook integration and a new concept for Data Access.
Using IFS Planning & Scheduling Optimization to optimize your service delivery
Delivering world-class service is dependent on managing the workforce to ensure that customer expectations are consistently met, if not exceeded. Join us to explore the new capabilities offered with IFS Applications 10 to manage work planning, allocation and scheduling, helping you to ensure that every appointment made is an appointment kept.
JOINT SESSION: (1) Improved business operations with Enterprise Operational Intelligence PLUS (2) Business reporting & analysis for IFS Applications using IFS Lobby, MS Excel with Power BI
(1) Operational intelligence is a growing trend of real-time business analytics that delivers visibility and insight into your business operations. In this session, we'll explain how the ‘Digital Twin’ of your business can be used to map your business and strategy, monitor it with KPIs leveraging data from your source systems, and manage it to execute on underperformance, what-if scenarios and much more.
(2) Get an overview of IFS Applications' analysis and business reporting capabilities. Learn about our latest innovations in IFS Business Reporter (former Business Analytics), IFS Analysis Models, IFS Lobby for BI data sources and Microsoft Power BI. Operational intelligence is a growing trend of real-time business analytics that delivers visibility and insight into your business operations.
Trends & technology innovations with IFS Labs
We will talk about the role that innovation plays in the fast changing IT landscape. Which trends and technologies are monitored in IFS Labs and what will the impact be on your business
|12:30-13:15||Choose between the following sessions (click for more info)
Cloud – the only way forward
Workshop on best practice cloud usage with IFS software. Insights from customer cases and how they have adopted cloud and IFS's provided services.
How to engage with your customers
Last year IFS Acquired MPL Systems - a named Visionary in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Customer Engagement. Learn how IFS via this new member in the IFS family and part of the IFS Solution Portfolio can provide you with omni channel solutions for customer engagement. Get to know what is behind components like IFS CE Voice Self Service™, IFS CE Digital Self Service™ and IFS CE Agent Desktop™.
Learn how IFS Financials in IFS Applications 10 can take your business to the next level
The session gives you an overview of the news in IFS Application 10 relating to Financials, including Business Plan, Globalization (multi company) and more, and presents how to achieve a better Business Practice within your company.
How IFS is a trusted partner in digital transformation
Presentation of how IFS will support digital transformation, enable new business models through utilization of new technology and IFS's position in continuously changing world.
|13:15-13:30||Summary and wrap-up|