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QAD Welcomes Customers and Partners to QAD Explore 2018 in Dallas
Explore is QAD's largest annual event where customers, partners, sponsors and QAD experts come together for a week of informative sessions, hands-on training, manufacturing industry-specific presentations and networking. The agenda provides updates on key trends in manufacturing, strategic developments in the industries QAD serves and information on new solution developments. Attendees will hear from over 75 speakers, including QAD executives and customers.
Notable presentations on the agenda include:
- The Future of Manufacturing, Robotics & AI with
Neil Jacobstein, chairman of the AI and Robotics track at Singularity University
- The QAD Enterprise Platform with
Pam Lopker, QAD president and chairman
- Digital Transformation in Manufacturing with
Bob Parker, group vice president, IDC
- Beyond Technology with
Anton Chilton, QAD chief of global field operations Advanced Technologieswith Tony Winter, QAD chief technology officer
- QAD Product Update with
Bill Keese, senior vice president, QAD Researchand Development
To celebrate its customers, QAD will debut five new customer showcase videos at Explore 2018:
- Amtico International, a part of
United States-based Mannington Mills, Inc., is a progressive, design-led flooring company headquartered in the United Kingdom. In this video, Amtico shares the story of their move to QAD Cloud ERP and how this move allowed their team to access real-time data while helping to enable the company's rapid growth in international markets. Brose (Thailand) Co., Ltd.develops and produces components for the top automobile producers in the world. This video highlights Brose Thailand's strategy for competing in a global marketplace by leveraging advanced technologies and the digital processes behind these technologies.
Colombia, part of Dana Incorporated, is a global leader providing sophisticated transmission, sealing and thermal management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles. This video features the challenges posed by demanding customers and how Dana implemented many ERP systems, including a big ERP, before finding the right fit for their business with QAD. Tower Internationalis a leading global manufacturer of engineered automotive structural metal components and assemblies. This video focuses on the challenges the company faces from a constantly changing automotive manufacturing environment due to customer demands, and how Tower has responded by implementing QAD solutions and automation at numerous sites globally. Wander AGproduces and distributes food products including breakfast drinks, tea, coffee, snacks, muesli, spreads, desserts, vitamin and mineral supplements, and sports and weight control products through well-known brands including Ovomaltine, Caotina and Twinings. This video features the automation Wander AGhas adopted to remain a strong manufacturing leader in Switzerland, a high-cost country with a very strong currency in the middle of the European Union.
For the latest updates on QAD Explore 2018, follow @QAD_Community on Twitter and join the conversation with #QADExplore.
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