USER SUMMIT Planisware's 2018 User Summit North America May 16-17 at the Hotel Nikko Union Square San Francisco Download the trip report Our largest annual customer meet-up in North America Leading product development, R&D, and engineering organizations from around the world gathered for two days of customer case studies, round table discussions, software-focused workshops, and a sneak peek at what's coming up in all things Planisware. It was a unique and exclusive opportunity to network and learn from Planisware consultants, industry experts, and peers. 2018 User Summit North America Recap Video Documentation The trip report provides a summary of insights from the User Summit. Planisware User Summit North America 2018 Trip Report Download the trip report Check out our full agenda and presenter bios in our brochure. Planisware User Summit North America 2018 Brochure Download the brochure Videos and all documentation are accessible to customers via MyPortal. Access MyPortal Non-customers: Please contact email@example.com to receive access to all summit presentations and documents. 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. Join workshops and round tables to learn tactics and best practices that you can incorporate into your own business processes. Exchange best practices with your peers. Meet fellow PPM professionals and Planisware users through interactive breakout sessions and networking opportunities. Discover more about Planisware solutions. Find out the latest product enhancements and participate in product workshops that show you how to maximize your experience with the tool. Justify your attendance At the User Summit See more photos on our Facebook page. Who registered? Alcon Allergan Amgen, Inc. Astellas AstraZeneca Battelle Beam Suntory Biogen Bristol-Myers Squibb Boehringer Ingelheim CAE Chiesi Daiichi Sankyo Elanco Eli Lilly & Company EMD Serono Ferring Ford Motor Company Genentech Grunenthal GSK Pharma GSK Vaccines Halozyme Therapeutics Huawei Ipreo Jazz Pharmaceuticals JNJ - Pharma JNJ - Medical Device MedImmune Michelin MSA Safety Montana DOT Novartis Novozymes Pfizer Roche Diagnostics Sanofi Saudi Aramco Schneider Electric Sunovion Syngenta Tenneco United Launch Alliance Whirlpool Zebra Technologies What Attendees Said Excellent! Very thoughtful sessions and opportunities to network. All the topics were important and informative. They're all worthy of my time and I picked up a lot of lessons and good practices. Networking, customer presentations and Planisware's new features. It's nice to see new ways to use the tool! Very thoughtful approach to discussions. Presenters Richard Amori Technology Integration Specialist Ford Motor Company Brian Beattie Senior Manager, Business Technology Pfizer Jennifer Biggs Operations Manager, Global Commercialization Beam Suntory Andrew Cheng Business Capability Analyst, R&D Strategy and Planning BMS Michael Connolley Director, Project Coordination and Resource Management Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Melquiades de Jesus Program manager Idea-to-Market BMS Pierre Demonsant Chief Executive Officer Planisware Chris Denove Sr. Resource Forecasting Manager Amgen Laurie-Ann Difilippo IPS, Portfolio Services Pfizer Anthony Di Stefano Director, Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences R&D Advisory PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Nick Duncan Global Commercialization Systems Lead Beam Suntory Hannah Everard Program & Portfolio Manager Ipreo Tori Fleek Senior Consultant, Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences R&D Advisory PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Todd Hitt Senior Program Manager Battelle Pierre Hulin Planisware Amy Huynh Sr. Program Manager - Product & Portfolio Management Amgen Jo James Associate Director, R&D Business Operations Biogen Dr. Kenneth B. Kahn, Ph.D Professor of Marketing and Senior Associate Dean School of Business at Virginia Commonwealth University Gilles Lavalou Vice President Planisware Orchestra Lori Lovens Founder Innovation Savvy Dr. Michael Menke President Value Creation Associates Mark Miller Director of Client Services Planisware Mark Nelson Director, Innovation & PPM Practices Planisware Carlos Nunes Director/Team Leader of StratCO Business Analytics Pfizer Paul O'Connor Founder The Adept Group Colin Palombo Co-founder Innovation Framework Technologies LLC Disha Patel Sr. Lead Information Systems – Commercialization and PPM Services Amgen Chris Poole Managing Partner Bizmotion LLC Aimee Rodrigues Head R&D Resource Capabilities Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Daniel Rosan Director of R&D Resource and Performance Management Biogen Grégory Sabathé Marketing Director Planisware Orchestra Eric Schuetzler Senior Director, Global Commercialization & Contract Manufacturing Beam Suntory Raffi Shnorhokian Manager, Project Management Department CAE Inc. Mark Trevor Head of Resource Management Foundation GSK Antoine Villata CEO, North America Planisware Platinum Sponsor PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is one of the world’s largest providers of business advisory services. PwC’s dedicated R&D Advisory Team is made up of over 100 global practitioners with a powerful combination of industry and management consulting experience that hold advanced scientific, business, medical, and engineering degrees. For over 17 years, PwC has partnered with over 20 clients, enabling industry leading solutions for R&D portfolio, planning, and resource management utilizing PwC’s proprietary IOBP methodology (Integrated Operations and Business Planning). Gold Sponsor Founded in 1976, CGI is one of the world’s largest IT and business consulting services firms. We help clients achieve their goals, including becoming customer-centric digital organizations, through high-end IT and business consulting, systems integration and outsourcing services combined with a unique client proximity model and global center of excellence network. Partners Bizmotion LLC b-software Dark Sage Group Innovation Framework Technologies Innovation Management Kalypso Le Bihan Patch & Sparks, Inc. Supper & Supper XRiver Technologies Logistics When Tuesday, May 15th (Pre-summit workshops and welcome reception) Wednesday, May 16th (Day 1, view full agenda) Thursday, May 17th (Day 2, view full agenda) Where Hotel Nikko 222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 Phone: 415-394-1111 Contact Questions about our User Summits? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.