With summertime fading away and everyone getting back to their regular work routines, it can be useful to keep an eye on what this fall has in store for us in terms of manufacturing technology, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software to be exact. The manufacturing industry is always changing, and with it, the technology that makes everyday operations possible.
Here at Solutions Review, we do our best to provide IT professionals with the top ERP technology best practices, news and buyer’s guides, but sometimes you need a little extra push, the kind you can only get in person.
We understand, and that’s why we’ve created this list of the top ERP conferences and events for fall 2017. If you’re looking for top-notch speakers, vendor demos, and networking opportunities, then these should be your go-to, must-attend events, so check them out.
2017 Vendor Shootout for ERP
“The focus of these events are to provide an impartial platform to compare top ERP Tier I and Tier II solutions, bring objectivity and transparency to the enterprise software selection process, reduce the cost, risk, and duration of enterprise software selection projects, and foster networking among peers across multiple industries including manufacturing, construction & engineering, distribution, retail and more.”
When: September 25-27
Where: Chicago, IL
CMTS: Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show
“Canada’s national stage for manufacturing technologies, best practices and industry connections. CMTS 2017 will showcase exhibits, high-level technical sessions and keynote presentations from industry experts along with a host of new networking and interactive experiences for visitors. Don’t miss Synergy Resources booth #1726.”
When: September 25-28
Where: Toronto, ON
CSCMP EDGE Show
“The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) hosts this must-attend supply chain event of the year. From leading edge content to cutting edge supply chain solutions, EDGE reflects the unparalleled resources CSCMP offers today and symbolizes our unwavering commitment to supply chain in the future.”
When: September 24-27
Where: Atlanta, GE
Gartner Symposium / ITxpo
“The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is where the world’s top CIOs gain a strategic view of the emerging trends shaping IT and business. Through an unparalleled intersection of Gartner analysts, industry experts, peers and solution providers, attendees explore new ways to approach critical challenges, make decisions with confidence and achieve greater impact as a leader.”
When: October 1-5
Where: Orlando, FL
“Workday Rising is your chance to experience the Workday community come to life. Join us in Chicago to make connections, learn how to overcome business challenges, and discover how Workday can help you lead your business to a bright future. When we come together to share our ideas, insights, and innovations, we all go further together.”
When: October 9-12
Where: Chicago, IL
UKISUG Connect 2017
“UK & Ireland’s biggest SAP event, CONNECT is a 3-day conference where SAP professionals can network, collaborate, and learn. The conference features hands-on workshops, keynotes, and exhibits featuring the latest and greatest in SAP technologies. With 65 exhibitors, 100 learning sessions, and 85 hours of education; this conference is not to be missed by today’s SAP professional.”
When: November 26-28
Where: Birmingham, UK
Looking for more information about ERP systems? Download our free buyers guide, where you can find the top ERP software vendors, snippets about their highest ranking ERP solutions and products, plus the top 10 questions and tips to ask yourself and software vendor before purchasing!
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