Agile European User Group | 3rd edition

3rd edition | 3rd - 4th April 2019 | Reading, UK

    The third independent European User Group for Agile PLM is a unique opportunity to: • learn more about  the new release 6.2.3 of Agile PLM; • meet industry experts; • hear about Food and Drink trends for 2019; • continue a fruitful exchange of experiences with the European Customer Base.   The event is dedicated to executives or representatives of European Oracle Agile PLM Users.   Meeting Topics Whilst maintaining close links with the Agile User Group in America, we renew the opportunity to meet and review Agile PLM4P European specific requirements. This 3rd European User Group will be an opportunity to: • Be involved in round table discussions to review and share best practice; • Hear from Oracle on Strategy and Roadmap; • Communicate our specific needs to be taken into account for future developments; • Inform the experts of European challenges and hear from them about future developments Agile PLM.   We will be looking at new functionality in release 6.2.3 and take a Drive Though some Agile modules covering topics that users have raised, with some practical demonstrations. We will address specific topics and have a chance to: • Deep Dive into Recipe Development; • Review and share the best ways to train PLM users; • Review PLM upgrade experiences; • Discuss  a Company’s Experience on Mass Change Tools.  


Oracle | 510 Oracle Pkwy | Earley | Reading See how to get there  

Free shuttle

There is a free shuttle bus from Reading station to the offices - more details can be found on this link.  

Hotel Arrangements

We have negotiated a preferential rate at The Malmaison Hotel of £160 per night.  The number of rooms available is limited on a first come first served basis and must be booked by 19th February to get this price.  If you would like to make a booking please contact Imogen Parker on +44  (0) 118-334-1331 or +44 (0) 7388 380 462 or and quote the PLM4P User Group and the rate agreed by Lisa Beattie under the KP Snacks reference.

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Agenda (updated to April 2nd)

Day 1 – 3rd April 2019

9.00      Registration & Coffee

9.30      Welcome and opening – Moderator & Speaker – Lisa Beattie

9:45      Recipe Development

Round table discussion to share Agile PLM4P Recipe Development adoption and best practice

10:15     Drive through the Agile Modules: CACS Computer Aided Compliance Screening

Stefano Mele – PLM Senior Specialist at Sinfo One

10:45     Break

11:00     One Customer’s Recipe solution – Kraft Heinz

Jean James – EMEA Specifications Manager - The Kraft Heinz Company

11:30      Recipe Workbench

Wes Frierson – Verdant partner and Chief Strategy Officer

12:00     Digital Transformation and Agile Principles

Paola Pomi – CEO at Sinfo One

12:30     Lunch

13:15     Drive through the Agile Modules: NSM Nutrition Surveillance Management

Stefano Mele – PLM Senior Specialist at Sinfo One

13:45     Mass Change Tool

Wes Frierson - Verdant partner and Chief Strategy Officer

14:15    Agile PLM4P – Challenges & Opportunities

Round table discussion to share user experience – linked to follow up session Day 2

14:45     Break

15:00     Food and Drink Trends 2019

Guest Speaker -  Kiti Soininen  - Mintel UK Food and Drink Research Team Manager

15:30     Summary of the Day

16:00     Close


Evening Event – Sponsored by   

19.00     Cocktail Mixer at Revolution Reading

A chance to relax, enjoy a cocktail and network with peers– with the possibility to jump behind the bar and learn to mix your own cocktail!

20.00     Three Course Dinner at Revolution Reading


Day 2 –  4th April  2019

9:00     Registration & Coffee

9:20     Opening – Moderator & Speaker – Lisa Beattie

9:30     Oracle Strategy and Roadmap

Demonstration of improved LIO

Speaker tbc

10:45     Break

11:00     Upgrade Challenges and Progress

Round table discussions on upgrading

11:30     Product Cost Estimation Tool

Stefano Mele – PLM Senior Specialist at Sinfo One   

12:00     Integration opportunities with PLM

Wes Frierson - Verdant partner and Chief Strategy Officer

12:30     Lunch

13:15    A look at the booming investments in Foodtech

Guest Speaker - Alexandre Biau – Unigrains

13:45     User Training Best Practice

Round table discussions

14:15      Maximise the value of Applications Unlimited

Simon Mellor - Oracle

14:45     Break

15:00     Follow up from Day 1 – Challenges and Opportunities

Oracle and Partners Led Follow Up

15:30     Review of the Agile PLM4P EU User Group 2 days

Roundtable discussions and next steps

15:45     Update from the Agile PLM User Group USA

Lisa Hansard – Coca Cola

16:15      Maximise the value of Applications Unlimited

16:00     Wrap up and Close