Solugenix Chief Solution Architect to Conduct Master Scheduling and Kanban Seminars at the AXUG Missouri Regional Chapter Meeting in March

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Insightful meeting and knowledge sharing for master schedulers and indviduals responsible for sales and operations planning, lean manufacturing initiatives and supply chain management

The Missouri Regional Chapter of AXUG (Microsoft Dynamics AX software users group) will host its March meeting at the Microsoft office in St. Louis to discuss two topics about master scheduling and kanban orders. The Chapter has invited Solugenix Chief Solution Architect and ERP expert, Dr. Scott Hamilton, to conduct the two 90 minute long interactive sessions.

Session #1: Are you correctly using the Master Scheduling capabilities in Dynamics AX? The first session will focus on several typical Sales and Operational Planning (S&OP) scenarios, such as make-to-stock, make-to-order and engineer-to-order products – and will explain the AX capabilities for modeling the game plans for these scenarios. A related topic includes the use of S&OP game plans as the basis for making sales order promises using Available-to-Promise (ATP) or Capable-to-Promise (CTP) logic. Attendees will gain understanding of the effectiveness of current AX usage and deepen their knowledge of using AX capabilities to manage the business.

Session #2: Are you considering Kanban Orders for Lean Manufacturing? The second session will cover several typical lean manufacturing scenarios while explaining the AX capabilities for modeling these scenarios with kanban orders. Attendees will deepen their understanding of using kanban orders to manage the business as well as get new ideas on lean manufacturing.

AXUG welcomes all Dynamics AX users regardless of membership in the user group. The objective of Regional Chapters is to exchange knowledge and Dynamics AX experience by offering face-to-face interaction and knowledge-sharing with other Microsoft Dynamics AX users in your region.

The meeting will be hosted at the Microsoft Office of St. Louis on March 09, 2011 at 10 am CST. To attend the meeting, please register in advance.

About the Presenter: Scott Hamilton is an author of six books on Microsoft Dynamics AX and an expert in Supply Chain Management and ERP issues. He holds a doctorate in information systems, specializing in manufacturing and distribution. He has consulted with several hundred firms in discrete and process manufacturing focusing on improving business processes and system usage at various implementation stages, ranging from system selection to incremental improvements for existing operations. Hamilton serves as the Chief Solutions Architect for the Dynamics AX ERP practice of Solugenix Corporation.

About Solugenix: Solugenix is a privately-held company specializing in Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP solutions, IT Support solutions and Recruitment & IT Staffing services. The company provides connected ERP solutions and services from concept to customer for mid-market process manufacturing companies. The Solugenix Dynamics professional services team focuses on quick, efficient implementation, enhancement and support. Solugenix has offices in the U.S. (Irvine, CA, Phoenix, AZ, Chicago, IL, Atlanta, GA), Canada (Toronto) and India (Hyderabad and Bangalore). For more information, visit http://www.solugenix.com/AX/ax-solutions.html or call 866-749-7658. Twitter: @solugenix

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