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Infor will highlight more than 40 educational sessions on performance management (PM) at the companys global annual user conference, Inforum 2007, being held September 9-12 at Las Vegas Sands Expo and Convention Center.
Infor experts, partners and PM customers, including Raymond James Financial Inc. and Meijer, who will present their best practices, case studies, tips and techniques for optimising an enterprise using Infor PM solutions.
Scott Lindsay, director of PM product management for Infor, will kick off the series on Monday, September 10 with a welcome session and overview of Infor PM. Additionally, Lindsay will lead Planning: The Heart of Performance Management, which explores how the budget planning process links to corporate strategy and provides increased visibility into a companys operational performance.
Infor PM unlocks the power of a companys data by aligning industry- and role-based analytics with corporate objectives, said Christina McKeon, Infors director of performance management solutions. Inforum provides customers and partners insight into the key value proposition of our business-specific solutions.
PM sessions at Inforum include Extending Your ERP Application, Strategy Execution, Bridging the Strategy Gap, and a Q & A session where attendees will interact with Infor PM executives to discuss solutions to the business challenges they face in their specific industry. Additionally, customers from electrical distribution, financial services, high-tech and electronics, hospitality, industrial distribution, manufacturing, and retail industries will present on topics such as Daily Staff Productivity Reporting, Managing Labor Costs and Performance Management Under the Hood.
Inforum 2007 offers networking opportunities such as ConnectAtInforum.com, a business matchmaking tool to help customers connect with like-minded peers prior to and during the conference, and Enterprising Square, a dedicated space organised into Infor solution communities to encourage idea sharing between Inforum activities.
Beginning in August, attendees can create a conference agenda using a new tool, U-Builder, on Inforum2007.com. U-Builder enables attendees to customise their schedule based on personal interests, allowing them to plan and organise all of their conference activities and manage conflicts.
Inforum 2007 is expected to attract customers and partners from around the world who come to learn about new business opportunities, collaborate on Infor's business-specific solutions, and get the latest story on the product roadmaps for their solutions. Infor PM sessions are part of hundreds of educational sessions on topics such as best practices, tips and techniques, product seminars, business strategy, and industry trends.
Infor delivers business-specific software to enterprising organizations. With experience built in, Infors solutions enable businesses of all sizes to be more enterprising and adapt to the rapid changes of a global marketplace. With more than 70,000 customers, Infor is changing what businesses expect from an enterprise software provider.