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Location: Beachwood, OH
Event Details: September 21-23, 2014

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Education Education Sep 08 2014 - Sep 12 2014 Enterprise Financials Advanced Schiphol-Rijk, Holland


Enterprise Financials Advanced: Sep 08 2014 - Sep 12 2014

Enterprise Financials Advanced

Education Education
Begins: Sep 08 2014 - Sep 12 2014
Ends: Sep 12 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Schiphol-Rijk, Holland

This class is designed to teach advanced features and functions of QAD Financials for QAD Enterprise Applications, Enterprise Edition. Topics include: budgeting, allocations, structures, reports, consolidation, Excel integration, screen customization, and ERS.

For QAD Financials fundamentals (Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger...), check the QAD Financials Fundamentals class.

Lessons will include business considerations for implementation when applicable, a presentation of the topic, and an exercise in most cases. At the end of the class, an evaluation will give you the opportunity to test your newly acquired knowledge.

Topics Covered:

GL coding structure, daemons, Excel integration, budgeting, allocations, structured reports, report variants, consolidation, logistics accounting, ERS, GL mask, lock box, payment format file, installation, user-defined fields, screen customization.

Intended Audience:

This class is intended for accountants, controllers, financial managers and accounting clerks, as well as QAD R&D, Services and Support.

Prerequisites:

An understanding of financial principles is required to get the full benefit of this class.

Students must have completed the QAD Financials Fundamentals (or equivalent) class.

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Education Education Sep 15 2014 - Sep 16 2014 Master Scheduling Workbenches (MSW) & Production Scheduling Workbenches (PSW) Santa Barbara, California, USA


Master Scheduling Workbenches (MSW) & Production Scheduling Workbenches (PSW): Sep 15 2014 - Sep 16 2014

Master Scheduling Workbenches (MSW) & Production Scheduling Workbenches (PSW)

Education Education
Begins: Sep 15 2014 - Sep 16 2014
Ends: Sep 16 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Santa Barbara, California, USA

This is a training of the new Master Scheduling Workbenches and Production Scheduling Workbenches to learn the possibilities of the new scheduling Workbenches.

Prerequisite is a good knowledge of QAD Manufacturing functionality.

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General Event General Sep 17 2014 - Sep 18 2014 Omni-Channel Conference BirminghamUK


Omni-Channel Conference: Sep 17 2014 - Sep 18 2014

Omni-Channel Conference

General Event General
Begins: Sep 17 2014 - Sep 18 2014
Ends: Sep 18 2014
Venue: Hilton Birmingham Metropole, BirminghamUK

Meet the DynaSys team at the Omni-Channel Conference which takes place September 17-18 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. The event gives senior industry decision makers within retail, wholesale, manufacturing, technology, pharmaceutical, engineering, energy, public sectors the best chance all year to:

  • Discover the latest omni-channel thinking for the year ahead
  • Explore invaluable examples of best practice from peers who have tried and tested methods
  • Network with like-minded senior-level delegates

Delegates hear from, and get the enviable chance to question, experts speakers on key topics such as:

  • What is Driving Omni-Channel Expansion in the UK?
  • Becoming a Truly Omni-Channel Retailer
  • Using Home Delivery to Build Brand Loyalty
  • Strategy: All Roads Lead to Automation
  • On Time, Within Budget and Multichannel Ready
  • Forecasting: New Channels, New Challenges?
  • Enabling Customer Access to Real-Time Availability
  • The Consumer Knows Best – But How to Take Advantage?
  • >20% Returns? No Problem
  • Returns are a Customer Opportunity, Not a Challenge
  • Collaborating to Reduce Returns
  • Final Mile: Back to the Drawing Board?
  • Click and Collect: The New Norm in D2C Delivery?
  • Route Planning: The Way to Maintain Delivery Profitability
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Education Education Sep 18 2014 .Net UI Schiphol-Rijk, Holland


.Net UI: Sep 18 2014

.Net UI

Education Education
Begins: Sep 18 2014
Ends: Sep 18 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Schiphol-Rijk, Holland

This two day course provides in depth training for developing and administering reports including:

  • How to create new reports and add them to the QAD menu
  • Tools and techniques for page layout design, including use of templates
  • How to write the Progress code for a custom data source
  • Scheduled / batch report server administration
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User Group User Group Sep 21 2014 - Sep 23 2014 Fall Midwest User Group Beachwood, Ohio, USA


Fall Midwest User Group: Sep 21 2014 - Sep 23 2014

Fall Midwest User Group

User Group User Group
Begins: Sep 21 2014 - Sep 23 2014
Ends: Sep 23 2014
Venue: DoubleTree Cleveland East, Beachwood, Ohio, USA

Mark your calendars and plan to join MWUG for our Fall 2014 user group conference - scheduled for September 21-23 at the DoubleTree Cleveland East hotel in Beachwood, OH. As always, we'll have two full days of valuable QAD education, training, and networking with your Midwest peers!

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Education Education Sep 22 2014 - Sep 25 2014 Enteprise Financials Advanced - QAD Enterprise Edition Santa Barbara, California, USA


Enteprise Financials Advanced - QAD Enterprise Edition: Sep 22 2014 - Sep 25 2014

Enteprise Financials Advanced - QAD Enterprise Edition

Education Education
Begins: Sep 22 2014 - Sep 25 2014
Ends: Sep 25 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Santa Barbara, California, USA

This class is designed to teach advanced features and functions of QAD Financials for QAD Enterprise Applications, Enterprise Edition. Topics include: budgeting, allocations, structures, reports, consolidation, Excel integration, screen customization, and ERS.

For QAD Financials fundamentals (Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger...), check the QAD Financials Fundamentals class.

Lessons will include business considerations for implementation when applicable, a presentation of the topic, and an exercise in most cases. At the end of the class, an evaluation will give you the opportunity to test your newly acquired knowledge.

Topics Covered:

GL coding structure, daemons, Excel integration, budgeting, allocations, structured reports, report variants, consolidation, logistics accounting, ERS, GL mask, lock box, payment format file, installation, user-defined fields, screen customization.

Intended Audience:

This class is intended for accountants, controllers, financial managers and accounting clerks, as well as QAD R&D, Services and Support.

Prerequisites:

An understanding of financial principles is required to get the full benefit of this class.

Students must have completed the QAD Financials Fundamentals (or equivalent) class.

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Education Education Sep 22 2014 - Sep 23 2014 .NetUI Reporting Framework Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA


.NetUI Reporting Framework: Sep 22 2014 - Sep 23 2014

.NetUI Reporting Framework

Education Education
Begins: Sep 22 2014 - Sep 23 2014
Ends: Sep 23 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA

This two day course provides in depth training for developing and administering reports including:

  • How to create new reports and add them to the QAD menu
  • Tools and techniques for page layout design, including use of templates
  • How to write the Progress code for a custom data source
  • Scheduled / batch report server administration
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User Group User Group Sep 25 2014 QAD Usergroup NL Amersfoort, Holland


QAD Usergroup NL: Sep 25 2014

QAD Usergroup NL

User Group User Group
Begins: Sep 25 2014
Ends: Sep 25 2014
Venue: Hotel van der Valk Amersfoort, Amersfoort, Holland

Mark your calendars and plan to join the QAD Usergroup NL for our Fall 2014 conference. The theme is Warehousing, and it's taking place September 25th at the Hotel van der Valk in Amersfoort, Netherlands. As always, we'll have a full day of valuable networking, updates from partners, and QAD Experts at your service!

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General Event General Sep 30 2014 - Oct 01 2014 SCL Event WhittleburyUK


SCL Event: Sep 30 2014 - Oct 01 2014

SCL Event

General Event General
Begins: Sep 30 2014 - Oct 01 2014
Ends: Oct 01 2014
Venue: Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa, WhittleburyUK

The SCL Event is governed by senior executives within the Supply Chain who actively engage in discussions to share insights and challenges that not only effect organisations, but also the role of Supply Chain Heads.

The result is a world class industry lead programme tailored towards key business challenges that include:

  • Leveraging the Supply Chain to support business growth
  • Improving delivery performance through effective Supply Chain Management
  • Omni Channel Retail Supply Chains
  • Sales & Operations Planning - achieving supply chain synchronisation

This year’s event will bring together around 200 senior executives from across Europe to engage in clear and focused dialogue with their peers through interactive workshops, keynote sessions and one-to-one meetings. CEOs, CIOs and VPs from companies such as Diageo, Hewlett Packard, Tata Steel, Unilever to name but a few, will share their experience.

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General Event General Oct 06 2014 - Oct 08 2014 AdvaMed 2014: The Med Tech Conference Chicago, Illinois, USA


AdvaMed 2014: The Med Tech Conference: Oct 06 2014 - Oct 08 2014

AdvaMed 2014: The Med Tech Conference

General Event General
Begins: Oct 06 2014 - Oct 08 2014
Ends: Oct 08 2014
Venue: McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA

AdvaMed 2014 is the leading MedTech Conference in North America, bringing more than 1,000 companies together in a uniquely multifaceted environment for business development, capital formation, innovative technology showcasing, world-class educational opportunities and networking. An event rich in international flavor and featuring a deep, diverse attendee list that includes influential policy-makers, business executives and media, AdvaMed 2014 seeks to advance industry discussion from key perspectives through detailed panel sessions, executive forums and more. It is a “must-attend” event for any MedTech company. Whatever your goals may be, you are sure to accomplish, and even surpass them, at AdvaMed 2014.

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Education Education Oct 13 2014 - Oct 17 2014 Installation & Administration Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA


Installation & Administration: Oct 13 2014 - Oct 17 2014

Installation & Administration

Education Education
Begins: Oct 13 2014 - Oct 17 2014
Ends: Oct 17 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA

This course is designed to provide advanced training in the installation and administration of QAD Applications: Enterprise Edition.

Topics Covered:

  • Installation
  • Configuration and Administration
  • Reporting
  • Daemons
  • Database Administration
  • Validation and Troubleshooting

Intended Audience:

The course is intended for technical staff, particularly technical installers, technical consultants, systems administrators and database administrators.

Prerequisites: 

Students are expected to have an intermediate understanding of Progress (OpenEdge 10). In addition, students will be assigned the Prerequisites: Installation and Administration Learning Path as prework for this course.

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General Event General Oct 18 2014 - Oct 20 2014 AIAG Auto Parts Purchasing Leadership and Suppliers Forum Shanghai, China


AIAG Auto Parts Purchasing Leadership and Suppliers Forum: Oct 18 2014 - Oct 20 2014

AIAG Auto Parts Purchasing Leadership and Suppliers Forum

General Event General
Begins: Oct 18 2014 - Oct 20 2014
Ends: Oct 20 2014
Venue: Hongqiao Marriott Hotel, Shanghai, China

The AIAG Auto Parts Purchasing Leadership and Suppliers Forum will be held in Shanghai China concurrent with 2014 CIAPE (China International Auto Products Expo, Shanghai, China). This year, we continue to invite purchasing executives from GM, Ford, Fiat-Chrysler, Volvo, Benz, Jaguar Land Rover, Delphi, Bosch, Lear, Federal-Mogul, BorgWarner, JCI, Cummins, and other OEMs or Tier 1s to talk about their sourcing strategy, needs, requirement, and supply chain development to auto suppliers in Asia/China. 

The theme for this year forum is: "Meet the Global Sourcing Requirement in China!"

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Education Education Oct 20 2014 - Oct 24 2014 Installation and Administration - QAD Enterprise Edition Santa Barbara, California, USA


Installation and Administration - QAD Enterprise Edition: Oct 20 2014 - Oct 24 2014

Installation and Administration - QAD Enterprise Edition

Education Education
Begins: Oct 20 2014 - Oct 24 2014
Ends: Oct 24 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Santa Barbara, California, USA

This course is designed to provide advanced training in the installation and administration of QAD Applications: Enterprise Edition.

Topics Covered:

  • Installation
  • Configuration and Administration
  • Reporting
  • Daemons
  • Database Administration
  • Validation and Troubleshooting

Intended Audience:

The course is intended for technical staff, particularly technical installers, technical consultants, systems administrators and database administrators.

Prerequisites: 

Students are expected to have an intermediate understanding of Progress (OpenEdge 10). In addition, students will be assigned the Prerequisites: Installation and Administration Learning Path as prework for this course.

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Education Education Oct 27 2014 - Oct 28 2014 .NetUI System Administration Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA


.NetUI System Administration: Oct 27 2014 - Oct 28 2014

.NetUI System Administration

Education Education
Begins: Oct 27 2014 - Oct 28 2014
Ends: Oct 28 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA

This two-day course for QAD employee, customer and partner technical staff will cover the main components and communication channels of QAD's .NET UI environment with corresponding administrative utilities. Students will have an opportunity to practice various administrative actions, including a complete .NET UI environment rebuild.

Configuration files and scripts as well as logging and troubleshooting tips will be discussed. Technical aspects of various functional features, like browses, will be also be covered with focus on performance and relations to underlying character environment and Progress processes.

Topics covered:

  • Part 1: Technical Administration,Basic Overview & Terminology, .NET UI Components. System Requirements, UNIX/Windows/Oracle Considerations, Client Installation, Administration of the UI, Multi-Systems, Performance Tuning, Troubleshooting
  • Part 2: Functional Administration, Navigation. Browses, Process Editor. Configurable Screens

Intended Audience:

System administrators, Technical implementers.

Prerequisites:

Complete QAD Enterprise Applications and Progress administration training, Familiar with Linux/UNIX and command line navigation, System Maintenance (adding menu items and custom programs), Start/stop Progress AdminServer, NameServer, AppServer and WebSpeed brokers, Basic Progress DBA skills (probkup, prorest, dump and load), Basic XML editing, Tomcat and Java understanding.

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Education Education Nov 03 2014 - Nov 07 2014 Service and Support Management Santa Barbara, California, USA


Service and Support Management: Nov 03 2014 - Nov 07 2014

Service and Support Management

Education Education
Begins: Nov 03 2014 - Nov 07 2014
Ends: Nov 07 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Santa Barbara, California, USA

The course will cover the basics of service and support management module within MFG/PRO. This will include the set-up required, Installed base, service pricing, contracts, warranties, call management, call activity recording, material orders, return material authorizations and returns to suppliers.The training method will consist of a presentation with class discussion and ‘hands on’ exercises using the appropriate functionality.

Topics Covered: See Course Description

Intended Audience: 

  • All personnel associated with the customer service and support.
  • Staff who wish to broaden their knowledge of MFG/PRO.
  • New employees requiring basic product training.

Prerequisites:

  • MFG/PRO basic setup and navigation.
  • Basic understanding of the service and support environment.
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General Event General Nov 05 2014 QAD EMEA Customer Conference 2014 StaffordshireUK


QAD EMEA Customer Conference 2014: Nov 05 2014

QAD EMEA Customer Conference 2014

General Event General
Begins: Nov 05 2014
Ends: Nov 05 2014
Venue: Weston Park, StaffordshireUK

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User Group User Group Nov 09 2014 - Nov 11 2014 Fall South Eastern User Group Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


Fall South Eastern User Group: Nov 09 2014 - Nov 11 2014

Fall South Eastern User Group

User Group User Group
Begins: Nov 09 2014 - Nov 11 2014
Ends: Nov 11 2014
Venue: Sheraton Society Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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General Event General Nov 11 2014 OESA 16th Annual Outlook Conference Detroit, Michigan, USA


OESA 16th Annual Outlook Conference: Nov 11 2014

OESA 16th Annual Outlook Conference

General Event General
Begins: Nov 11 2014
Ends: Nov 11 2014
Venue: Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA

More information coming soon!

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Education Education Nov 17 2014 - Nov 21 2014 Quick Start - QAD Enterprise Edition Santa Barbara, California, USA


Quick Start - QAD Enterprise Edition: Nov 17 2014 - Nov 21 2014

Quick Start - QAD Enterprise Edition

Education Education
Begins: Nov 17 2014 - Nov 21 2014
Ends: Nov 21 2014
Venue: QAD Office, Santa Barbara, California, USA

This course provides an introduction to the basics of QAD Enterprise Edition functionality. The Quick Start is for those who want to "hit the ground running" with the application software. This accelerated course provides a focused introduction to the fundamentals of the system and demonstrates how to apply the functionality to critical business processes.

The main parts of this course are:

  • Product Definition
  • Set Up Manufacturing Environment
  • Cost Calculations
  • Purchasing
  • Accounts Payable
  • Work Orders
  • Sales Orders / Invoices and Accounts Receivable
  • Planning

Prerequisites:

  • An understanding of basic manufacturing concepts is helpful.
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User Group User Group Nov 17 2014 - Nov 19 2014 West Coast User Group Santa Barbara, California, USA


West Coast User Group: Nov 17 2014 - Nov 19 2014

West Coast User Group

User Group User Group
Begins: Nov 17 2014 - Nov 19 2014
Ends: Nov 19 2014
Venue: QAD Headquarters, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Mark your calendars and please join us on November 17-19, 2014 at QAD Headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA for a two-day meeting planned and organized by our West Coast Customer User Group!

As an extra bonus, QAD will be offering an additional 1 ½ day workshop/training session in the afternoon of November 18th and all day the 19th on Enterprise Edition Upgrades. This focused workshop will immediately follow the User Group Meeting for our attendees only, in the same meeting space.

This exciting event is a wonderful opportunity to attend educational sessions, network with peers and tour the QAD corporate facilities. This year’s conference will have a special focus on The Effective Enterprise – Building for the Future.

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