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VISUAL Manufacturing Pennsylvania User Group Meeting- VMPAUG

Venue: Hampton Inn York 1550 Mt. Zion Road York, PA 17402

Meeting Agenda:

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM: Social 1/2 Hour and Breakfast Snacks

9:00 AM – 9:15 AM: Housekeeping - Led by Derek Bostick, Pyrotek

Welcome / Introductions – Who is in the room?

  • Name

  • Company

  • Your Role

  • Current Version of Infor VISUAL deployed

  • How long has your company used VISUAL?

  • How long have you used VISUAL?

9:15 AM – 9:50 AM: Infor Xtreme Review & Enhancement Request Review – discussion centered on submitted ERS ID’s of the PA Users. Led by Kevin Sanford, JHU/APL

9:50 AM - 10:10 AM: Synergy & Infor Update Led by Matt Morgan, Synergy Resources

10:10 AM – 10:20 AM: Break

10:20 AM – 11:00 AM: Your Warehouse is not your Fridge !  - Presented by Jeff Lem, Portable Intelligence

This session, based on Jeff’s forthcoming book, will show you how to get your warehouse in order and turn it into a competitive advantage.  VISUAL ERP is a great tool for scheduling and tracking production. However, it was never built to manage materials.  This session will discuss the secret recipe for turning VISUAL into a materials management machine.  

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM:  Group Conversation: Available Visual Planning / Scheduling tools and methods used at your Company – Led by Kevin Sanford, JHU/APL

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch Break 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: PROTECTED FLOW MANUFACTURING™. A SuperCharged, Simplified, Shop Floor Scheduling software that increases Flow, reduces WIP, and gets your jobs out the door on-time, in less time, every time. Presented by Mark Lilly, LillyWorks

2:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Open Group & Ask Synergy Discussion – review submitted & ad-hoc questions for general discussion. Led by Kevin Sanford, JHU/APL

2:30 PM - 2:40 PM: Quick Break    

2:40 PM – 3:20 PM: Rotational Breakout Group 2 (40 minutes session) – Go to the group where your questions can be answered! Led by Matt Morgan, Synergy Resources

  • Group 1: Operations

  • Group 2: Finance

  • Group 3: Technology 

  • Group 4: Quality (VQ or IQMS)

3:20 PM – 3:30 PM: Wrap up, Next Meeting Topic Suggestions, & Meeting Adjournment - Led by Matt Morgan, Synergy Resources

Earlier Event: April 8
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