ERP Webinars and Events Schedule

The below list represents upcoming webinars and events hosted by Panorama Consulting. On-demand ERP webinars also are available. If you’re looking for one of our recorded podcasts, please visit our ERP Podcasts page.

Webinars

How to Define the Best IT and ERP Strategy Roadmap for Your Organization, Some organizations jump right into ERP selection and implementation initiatives without first fully considering the strategic alternatives available to them. However, some best-in-class organizations are first defining a strategic roadmap before embarking on ERP, CRM, SCM, HCM, or other enterprise software engagements. By taking a more deliberate and measured approach, these organizations are setting themselves up for success without taking on unnecessary costs or risks. This 60-minute session, facilitated by Eric Kimberling, Managing Partner of Panorama Consulting Solutions, will illustrate how organizations can define the best enterprise strategic roadmap for their organizations. Leveraging lessons from Panorama’s extensive IT and ERP strategy experience with clients across the globe, this webinar will address the following topics:
  • Current trends in the enterprise software and ERP system industry
  • Identify the best strategic options based on enterprise software industry trends, and more importantly, best-practices among industry peers
  • Weighing the pros and cons of various strategic alternatives as it relates to IT and enterprise systems
  • Define the business case and cost-benefit of the various strategic alternatives
  • How to define a roadmap for implementing the chosen strategic alternatives
on Thursday, 29 January 2015 10:00 AM
in 4 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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ERP Software Selection Success: 10 Tips from the Pros, This 60-minute interactive webinar will explore the ways companies can evaluate and find the right ERP software for their organizations. The webinar will be hosted by Eric Kimberling managing partner of Panorama, and Daniel Erikson, Director of Product Strategy at ProcessPro. The webinar will cover the following:
  • Overview of the ERP software market
  • Challenges of finding the right ERP software
  • Key considerations in evaluating ERP software options
  • Pros and cons of various types of ERP solutions, including traditional, Software as a Service (SaaS), and open source
  • Avoiding common pitfalls in the ERP software selection process
  • Negotiating effectively with your selected ERP vendor
  • Question and answer session
on Thursday, 05 February 2015 10:00 AM
in 11 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 01:00 hours.
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Sales Strategies for the Oil and Gas Industry, Price fluctuations and consolidation in the oil and gas industry, have prompted smart businesses to examine their sales and marketing strategies to stay a step ahead of the competition. Join Eric Kimberling, Managing Partner of Panorama, and Joe Ambrose, President and CEO of SalesWerks, Inc., to learn quick and easy strategies for maximizing your entire sales process. Ambrose will walk through recent scenarios with customers in the Energy market, detailing how they built a strategy to grow sales and market share in the struggling oil and gas industry. Topics of discussion include:
  • Current trends in the Energy industry
  • The five stages of SalesWerks’ sales growth model
    • Market Development
    • Lead Generation
    • Lead Execution
    • Sales Execution
    • Customer Retention
on Tuesday, 10 February 2015 11:00 AM
in 16 days and 14:14 hours.
Duration: 01:00 hours.
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The Path to ERP Implementation Planning, Join Eric Kimberling, managing partner of Panorama Consulting, to learn how to save time and money with proper ERP implementation planning and preparation. Kimberling will offer advice and insight applicable to all types and sizes of ERP projects (including SAP implementations, Oracle E-Business Suite implementations, Microsoft Dynamics implementations and Tier II implementations). Topics of discussion include:
  • ERP project management, controls and governance methodologies
  • Resource allocation and budgeting
  • Business process and workflow definition / improvement
  • ERP system design and configuration requirements
  • Organizational change management, communications and training
  • Benefits realization
  • Data migration strategy
on Thursday, 12 February 2015 10:00 AM
in 18 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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Review of Panorama's Process Management Report, Hosted by January Paulk, Director of Client Services at Panorama, this interactive webinar will present findings from Panorama's 2014 BPM Report. This hour-long discussion will cover data related to benefits realization and the role that business process management plays in ERP implementation.
on Thursday, 19 February 2015 10:00 AM
in 25 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 01:00 hours.
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Six Sigma Quick Hits, Hosted by January Paulk, Director of Client Services at Panorama Consulting Solutions, this interactive webinar will explore the tools and techniques used to complete a BPM Six Sigma project for an ERP implementation. The webinar will cover the following:
  • Why Six Sigma is important during an ERP implementation
  • How to use Six Sigma to increase benefits realization from an ERP system
  • Tips for completing a Six Sigma project in a short amount of time
  • Question and answer session
on Thursday, 26 February 2015 10:00 AM
in 32 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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How to Define the Best IT and ERP Strategy Roadmap for Your Organization, Some organizations jump right into ERP selection and implementation initiatives without first fully considering the strategic alternatives available to them. However, some best-in-class organizations are first defining a strategic roadmap before embarking on ERP, CRM, SCM, HCM, or other enterprise software engagements. By taking a more deliberate and measured approach, these organizations are setting themselves up for success without taking on unnecessary costs or risks. Facilitated by Eric Kimberling, Managing Partner of Panorama, and Shane Barger, VP of Consulting Services at Guide Technologies, this 60-minute session will illustrate how organizations can define the best enterprise strategic roadmap for their organizations. Leveraging lessons from Panorama’s extensive IT and ERP strategy experience with clients across the globe, this webinar will address the following topics:
  • Current trends in the enterprise software and ERP system industry
  • Identify the best strategic options based on enterprise software industry trends, and more importantly, best-practices among industry peers
  • Weighing the pros and cons of various strategic alternatives as it relates to IT and enterprise systems
  • Define the business case and cost-benefit of the various strategic alternatives
  • How to define a roadmap for implementing the chosen strategic alternatives
on Thursday, 05 March 2015 10:00 AM
in 39 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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Five Key Organizational Change Management Challenges with ERP Implementations, ERP software implementations often entail significant organizational disruption, risk, uncertainty, and anxiety among an implementing company's employees, customers, and vendors. However, one of the most common reasons many ERP projects fail is because they fail to adequately address these important organizational change management issues. This webinar will provide tangible examples of some of the organizational change management challenges that most ERP implementations face. Hosted by January Paulk, Senior Manager of Organizational Change and Business Process Management Services of Panorama Consulting Solutions, this free 60-minute webcast will cover the following:
  • Comparison of implementation benchmarks of successful vs. failed ERP initiatives
  • Overview of the most important ERP implementation success factors
  • Detailed discussion of five common organizational change management challenges during ERP deployment
  • Recommendations on how organizations can leverage organizational change management tools and processes to mitigate these challenges
on Thursday, 12 March 2015 10:00 AM
in 46 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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Solid as a ROC: Technology and Return on Citizenship, Government agencies all over the world are innovating their processes and increasing their public value. This 60-minute webinar hosted by Vanessa Giacoman, managing member of Panorama Government Solutions, will reveal what truly sets government agencies apart when it comes to innovation, efficiency and long-term public value. Topics of discussion include:
  • Process and workflow definition / improvement
  • System design and configuration requirements
  • Organizational change management, communication and training
  • Benefits realization
  • Q&A
on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 10:00 AM
in 52 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 01:00 hours.
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The Path to ERP Implementation Planning, Join Eric Kimberling, managing partner of Panorama Consulting, to learn how to save time and money with proper ERP implementation planning and preparation. Kimberling will offer advice and insight applicable to all types and sizes of ERP projects (including SAP implementations, Oracle E-Business Suite implementations, Microsoft Dynamics implementations and Tier II implementations). Topics of discussion include:
  • ERP project management, controls and governance methodologies
  • Resource allocation and budgeting
  • Business process and workflow definition / improvement
  • ERP system design and configuration requirements
  • Organizational change management, communications and training
  • Benefits realization
  • Data migration strategy
on Thursday, 19 March 2015 10:00 AM
in 53 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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Defining Your Mobile ERP Strategy, This 60-minute webinar will discuss the advantages of mobile ERP when it comes to end-user buy-in and overall benefits realization. Hosted by Adam Cheatham, Senior ERP Consultant at Panorama Consulting Solutions, the webinar will cover the following:
  • The current state of mobile ERP
  • How to identify mobility opportunities
  • Tips for documenting business processes and identifying areas of improvement
  • Strategies for implementing mobile ERP
  • Question and answer session
on Thursday, 26 March 2015 10:00 AM
in 60 days and 13:14 hours.
Duration: 03:00 hours.
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