Twin Cities customer xchange forum

Transitioning from a Project to a Process Mindset

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710 Medtronic Parkway, NE Fridley, MN

November 6th - 7th 2019

Day 1: Training & Workshop

8:30am - 9:00pm 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 Data Driven Storytelling:                                                             

Data Driven Storytelling: When it comes to Supply Chain Design, building the model and analyzing the outputs are crucial steps. Telling the story of the analysis is a crucial skill and sometimes taken for granted. Attend this session to get some tips on preparing for your presentation by knowing your audience and their motivation. Presenters of all skill levels will walk away with tools to prepare the mind, body, and environment for the best delivery possible

Day 2: Twin Cities 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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