Chicago customer xchange forum

Transitioning from a Project to a Process Mindset

Hosted by: 
DoubleTree by Hilton, 9599 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL 60077


October 16th - 17th 2019

Day 1: Training & Workshop

8:30am - 9:00am Check-in and Coffee

9:00am - 12:00pm Training: 5 Tools You Should Be Using in SCGX                       Supply Chain Guru X is an ever-evolving and improving tool with new features added over time to ease existing modeling processes as well as enabling additional analyses. This updated course is an opportunity to spend time with product experts and hear about 5 tools that can improve your supply chain design capabilities.  Learn how to: 

  • Better represent transportation costs in Network Optimization with Multi-stop Cost Estimation

  • Use new features in Cost-to-Serve Analysis to better understand total landed costs for a particular product and/or customer

  • Utilize Custom Map Layers to display data in more ways on maps

  • Build custom outputs to facilitate analysis

  • Better understand factors/variables that cause model complexity and long solve times using the Audit Tool.

12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm DemandGuru Workshop:                                                                   Demand Modeling is not just for demand planners--it creates more actionable and accurate model results in your supply chain models, as well. Learn what demand modeling is and why it’s important and how it can help you in supply chain decision making through this hands-on demand modeling exercise workshop. Discover what your supply chain design projects are missing!

Day 2: Chicago Customer Xchange Forum

8:30am - 9:00am

| Check-in and Coffee

9:00am - 9:30am

| Welcome and Introductions

9:30am - 10:30am

| Customer Case Study/Discussion: Strategic Alignment

10:30am -11:30am

| Customer Case Study/Discussion: Data Foundations

11:30am - 12:00pm


12:00pm - 1:30pm

| Supply Chain Decision Making Game

1:45pm - 3:30pm

| Product Presentation/Discussion

3:45pm - 5:00pm

| Afternoon Open Discussion

5:15pm - 7:00pm

| Happy Hour hosted by LLamasoft

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