Planisware User Summit 2017
(Philadelphia, PA)

May 17th and 18th at the Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square

Customer registration
(It's free!)

 

Planisware's largest annual customer meet-up in North America 

Planisware's North American User Summit brings together more than 200 PPM professionals from 70+ organizations, including leading product development and R&D organizations from around the world, for two days of case studies, best practice round table discussions, software-focused workshops, and a sneak peek at what's coming up in all things Planisware.  
 
Take advantage of this unique and exclusive opportunity to network, and learn from Planisware consultants, industry experts, and peers. Session topics cover how to elevate PPM business processes and ways to leverage the Planisware solution in order to better prioritize projects, programs, products, optimize resource usage, and improve project deliveries. Customer registration is free - save your seat today!

 

Agenda

 

Pre-Conference Events (Elective)

May 16 (Tuesday)

 

9am - 5pm

Introduction to PEX Training ($) (Learn more and register.)

 

 

9am - 5pm

Advanced PEX Training ($) (Learn more and register.)

 

 

9am - 5pm

Level 1 Configuration ($) (Learn more and register.)

 

 

9am - 5pm

Best Practices Working Group (Pharma) - This session is for members only. For inquiries, please contact theresa@planisware.com.

 

 

 

 

Planisware User Summit Philadelphia 2017

May 16 (Tuesday)

 

6pm - 7pm

Welcome Reception

 

May 17 (Wednesday)

 

8am

Breakfast and Registration

 

 

9am

Planisware achievements, roadmap, and V6.2 demo

 

 

10:30am

Coffee & Conversations Break

 

 

11am

Rapid-fire Company Introductions

 

 

12:15pm

Lunch Break

 

 

1:30pm

Fast-Paced Implementation for Fast-Paced Commercialization (AdvancePierre Foods)
OR
PPMI Implementation 1 Year After Go Live
(Daiichi Sankyo)
(read more)

 

 

2:15pm

Center for Excellence Workshops (see choices)

 

 

3:15pm

Coffee & Conversations Break

 

 

3:45pm

PPM Evolution and Trends:
A Fireside Chat with Forrester Analyst Margo Visitacion

 

 

4:15pm

Real-Time Visibility and Accountability in Project Management (A Beam Suntory Case Study)

 

 

5-5:10pm

Day 1 Wrap Up and Announcements

 

 

6:30-10pm

Dinner with a Viewpoint at the Hamilton Garden (Kimmel)

 

May 18 (Thursday)

 

8am

Breakfast

 

 

9am

Day 2 Overview and Announcements

 

 

9:15am

Adopting Resource Planning on a Named Basis
(Mine Safety Appliances)
OR
Utilizing Planisware to Predict Cost Spread
(Astellas)
(read more)

 

 

10:00am

From Ideation to Execution
(Bristol-Myers Squibb)
OR
Unleashing Algorithms to "Drive" Highway Project Schedules
(Michigan Department of Transportation)
(read more)

 

 

10:45am

Coffee & Conversations Break

 

 

11:15am

Interactive Group Workshops (see choices)

 

 

12:15pm

Lunch Break

 

 

1:15pm

Planisware Workshops - Round 1 (see choices)

 

 

2:45pm

Coffee & Conversations Break

 

 

3:15pm

Planisware Workshops - Round 2 (see choices)

 

 

4:45-5pm

Final Announcements and Conference Close

 

 

 

Featured Presenters

 

 

Who's coming?

  • Actavis

  • Actelion

  • AdvancePierre Foods

  • Alcon

  • Allergan

  • Amgen

  • Applied Materials

  • Aptar

  • Astellas

  • AstraZeneca

  • Battelle

  • Beam Suntory

  • Biogen

  • Boehringer Ingelheim

  • Bristol-Myers Squibb

  • CAE

  • Daiichi Sankyo

  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

  • DuPont

  • Elanco

  • Eli Lilly

  • EMD Serono

  • Ferring

  • Ford Motor Company

  • Grunenthal

  • GSK AMT

  • GSK Pharma

  • GSK Vaccines

  • Incyte

  • Jazz

  • JNJ - Pharma

  • JNJ - Medical Device

  • MedImmune

  • Merck

  • Milliken

  • Montana DOT

  • MSA Safety

  • Pfizer

  • Philips

  • Pierre Fabre

  • Roche/Genentech

  • Roche Diagnostics

  • Sanofi

  • Syngenta

  • UCB

  • United Launch Alliance

  • Zebra Technologies

  • Zodiac Aerospace

 

 

Why attend?

  • Learn from PPM case studies. Hear how different organizations have been able to transform their PMO and portfolio, product, program, project and resource management challenges into successes.
  • Engage with industry thought leaders. Attend workshops and discussions to learn tactics and best practices that you can incorporate into your own business processes.
  • Exchange best practices with your peers. Meet other PPM professionals and Planisware users through interactive breakout sessions and networking opportunities.
  • Discover more about Planisware's solutions. Find out the latest product enhancements and participate in product workshops that show you how to maximize your experience with the tool.

 

What Past Attendees Have Said

 

Good tips, tricks and learning mixed in with functionality and demos.

Manager, Design to Value Analytics of Beam Suntory, on workshops

It was my first experience and it was good to see other users, and share [and] talk with Planisware staff. The organization of the event was excellent.

Group Leader of Management Tools and Dashboards, CAE
 
 

Being able to hear and learn from other companies' experiences implementing Planisware, and the opportunity to connect with the business community of users

Project Manager, Amgen, on the most valuable thing about the event

Once a year is not enough.

Business Intelligence Specialist, Milliken
 

Last Year's Trip Report

 

Logistics

When:

Tuesday, May 16th (Welcome reception)
Wednesday, May 17th (Day 1)
Thursday, May 18th (Day 2)

Where:

Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
220 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia 19103
(215) 735-6000

Hotel accommodations:

Planisware has reserved a block of rooms at a rate of $199 per room, per night. You can register here, via the code 170514PLAN.

Rooms at this rate are limited and are only available until April 14th, so book ASAP to ensure you can take advantage of this low price.