OTTAWA, Canada, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinaxis®, provider of RapidResponse®, a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution, is sponsoring the IBF Supply Chain Forecasting & Planning Conference, which will be held February 24th – 26th, 2013 at the Hilton Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.
IBF Supply Chain & Forecasting Planning Conference will provide expert instruction on the Fundamentals of Demand Planning & Forecasting, based on IBF's body of knowledge used by thousands of global companies.
The hands-on interactive nature of the program will foster discussion and idea sharing with participants on topics such as:
- How to measure forecasting performance, a key to continuous improvement
- How to analyze and treat data before using your ERP System
- How to prepare baseline forecasts using Time Series methods
To learn more about the IBF Supply Chain & Forecasting Planning Conference, visit: www.ibf.org
Kinaxis delivers a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution. Large manufacturing companies with complex supply chain networks and volatile business environments rely on RapidResponse® for collaborative planning, continuous performance monitoring, and coordinated response to plan variances across multiple areas of the business. With RapidResponse, enterprises are able to attain a control tower solution that encompasses a full spectrum of supply chain related business processes, including such functions as: S&OP, supply and capacity planning, demand planning, and supplier collaboration. As a result, Kinaxis customers have replaced disparate planning and performance management tools and are realizing significant operations performance breakthroughs. From a single product, customers are able to make both long-term and real-time demand and supply balancing decisions quickly, collaboratively, and in line with the shared business objectives of multiple stakeholders.