Thoughts from Logichem 2008 in Atlanta

Last week, Microsoft sponsored LogiChem 2008 in Atlanta.  Enrique Andaluz and Greg Walker represented our team, and I asked Enrique to give me his thoughts on the conference to share with the community… -Brian ~~~~~~ We had a great couple of days exchanging knowledge with chemical supply chain practitioners at LogiChem 2008.  In previous years,…

1

Microsoft Sponsoring Logichem 2008 next week in atlanta

Once again, Microsoft is sponsoring LogiChem.  This year’s event will be held next week in Atlanta, Georgia.  Last year included a terrific line-up of speakers and attendees, and we look forward to another great event this year. Both Greg Walker and Enrique Andaluz, our supply chain market development managers, will be there as well as…

1

Demand Planning Capabilities in Duet for Microsoft Office and SAP

Have you heard of Duet?  Duet is a software solution from Microsoft and SAP that allows users to work with SAP business processes inside of Microsoft Office.  Duet is sold and supported by both SAP and Microsoft.  Most chemical customers that deal with either SAP or Microsoft all the time know of Duet, but I’m…

1

Microsoft at Council for Supply Chain Management (CSCMP) Annual Conference

In less than two weeks we will be at the annual CSCMP event in Philadelphia as the Premier sponsor for the conference.  A host of Microsoft folks will be in attendance including me, Enrique Andaluz, Greg Walker, and Marc Monplaisir who you may have met late last month at LogiChem 2007.  We will be continuing…

1

Final LogiChem 2007 Thoughts and pointer to the Microsoft and SAP Alliance site

I can’t believe a week has already passed since LogiChem ended.  I am still catching up on things after being out most of last week.  I enjoyed all of my conversations with customers and partners – it was a great time.  As Marc mentioned in the previous post, I kicked things off on Day 2 with…

1

Report from Day 2 of LogiChem

Today kicked off with Brian Willson, Chemicals Industry Director from Microsoft, hosting the morning general sessions. Brian introduced and moderated discussion with representatives from Ashland, BASF, and the Transportation Security Administration. The afternoon focused on a panel discussion on RFID case studies and a discussion on Responsible Care. Brian Willson hosting LogiChem Day 2 General…

1