Product Lifecycle Management

Get ready for the annual event that features more Oracle PLM content than any other—after all, the best supply chains start with the right innovations, and the road to better PLM starts at MSCE [INFOGRAPHIC]. Choose from more than 30 PLM sessions, industry focus groups, demos, and workshops. Learn directly from customers and experts about proven strategies to build transformative product value chains that rapidly innovate, develop, and commercialize more-profitable products and services. Explore the latest PLM advancements in cloud security, analytics, social collaboration, platformatization, digital innovation, Internet of Things, and big data. Discover best-practice hybrid paths to cloud-based PLM by extending existing investments to gain even more value. Don’t miss the most modern PLM and innovation experience in 2017!

 

 

 

Product Lifecycle Management Tracks

General Sessions provide a strategic overview of the solution area delivered by Oracle leaders, customers, and partners. 

Learn how to transform your product value chains to innovate, develop, and commercialize the best mix of more-profitable products and services. This track provides a comprehensive overview of Oracle’s best-in-class Oracle Product Lifecycle Management Cloud and Oracle Product Master Data Management cloud solutions, strategy, and roadmaps.

Come discover proven cloud strategies that deliver rapid value in hybrid cloud and on-premises environments. This track provides practical guidance on how to augment and extend your existing investment in on-premises PLM (such as Agile Product Lifecycle Management) and ERP (such as Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle JD Edwards) with PLM hybrid cloud solutions that enhance the value you are already achieving. Learn how developing an effective path-to-cloud strategy offers the most opportunity while extending your existing on-premises solutions to gain even more business value.  

Customers always tell it best. This track will provide attendees the opportunity to learn directly from customers how Oracle PLM Cloud and Agile Product Lifecycle Management solutions have been deployed to enable critical business processes such as innovation management, project portfolio management, enterprise quality, supplier management, product compliance, product cost management, and commercialization. These sessions will also provide details on how to manage the development and rollout of the solutions and how to achieve and measure business value.

Our vibrant partner community has developed exciting innovations you simply can’t miss. This track highlights the most cutting-edge PLM use cases developed by Oracle partners for administrators, managers, and daily users. For anyone preparing to invest, upgrade, or extend the use of their current PLM implementation, this track showcases innovative techniques for leveraging social, big data, analytics, hybrid environments, and more to create even greater business value.

Product Lifecycle Management Sessions

Tuesday, February 14

11:15 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Attend this session to learn Oracle’s strategy to deliver an integrated set of on-premises and cloud-based PLM and product MDM solutions that help companies rapidly innovate, develop, and commercialize profitable products. The set includes Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management and Oracle Product Hub Cloud. Explore strategic options for PLM on premises, the path to the cloud, or a hybrid strategy.

12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.

Digital disruption has changed the way companies innovate and develop new products. PLM alone no longer offers a competitive advantage; market leaders are investing in digital technologies to transform their end-to-end product development processes to drive more growth from innovation. In this session, explore how to maximize value in an environment with both on-premises and cloud product innovation solutions.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Oracle Innovation Management Cloud balances strategic innovation selection and provides targeted capabilities to translate and deliver profitable solutions to the market. In this session, Eli Lilly will discuss leveraging Oracle’s Innovation Management Cloud with Agile PLM to provide an easy-to-use and scalable methodology to model product value option design, enable re-use and manage product requirements to trace patient needs into medical devices and therapeutic designs, delivered as medicines, enabling people to live longer, healthier, more active lives.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

The benefits of supporting the product innovation, development, and commercialization process from end to end with an integrated solution are significant. But is the technical execution of such solutions feasible when most companies are typically dealing with a mixture of on-premises and cloud systems? In this session, learn how Kalypso's Data Transport delivers a seamless and secure solution with ultimate support for your end-to-end go-to-market model.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Most customers still struggle with meeting their key business objectives in the face of increasing customer demands, supply chain complexities, and a rapidly evolving IT landscape. In this session, hear directly from one of the largest pharmaceutical companies about its use of Oracle Product Hub Cloud to establish a clean, an accurate, and a validated item master for its ERP.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Are your product data challenges significantly impacting your product introduction, supply chain, and omnichannel commerce processes? In this session, learn how Oracle Product Hub Cloud can deliver value by helping you establish a trusted enterprise product record that can easily be integrated with your other cloud and on-premises applications. Gain insight into the overall product strategy and roadmap.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Fierce competition, the pressure to innovate, and tight cost margins can magnify the impact of supply chain failure on a business. In this session, see how a world leader in innovation used next-generation PLM best practices to mitigate risks—disconnected product development and supply chain, new regulations, and held up shipments, for example—by creating product data visibility in the entire supply chain.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Inspirage has worked with customers to create innovative solutions to manage product data processes using Oracle Supply Chain software. In this session, explore Inspirage solutions for product compliance using Oracle Global Trade Management and Oracle Product Hub; product registration, including GDSN and UDI; and productivity problems leveraging iHub Integration Platform and Inspirage’s reporting platform. 

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Product requirements are complex and impact diverse hardware and software components, and missed requirements can result in a missed market opportunity. In this session, learn how Oracle Innovation Management Cloud capabilities capture and manage requirements augmenting Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management product processes, enabling you to effectively manage this challenge in a dynamic, global marketplace.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Companies are under tremendous competitive pressure to develop new products and bring them to market faster to capture new markets or retain existing ones. In this session, see how Oracle Product Development Cloud, a modern cloud solution, manages parts, bills of materials, approved manufacturer lists, attachments, and engineering change orders to accelerate new product development and launch processes.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Dell is committed to empowering people everywhere through cutting-edge technology. In this session, learn how Dell leverages Oracle Innovation Management Cloud with social collaboration, embedded analytics, and mobility as part of an end-to-end PLM strategy to accelerate business innovation, growth, and value.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

In the face of rising product complexity and higher added value through software or electronics, many organizations are developing strategies influenced by model-based systems engineering, Industry 4.0, or the Internet of Everything. Clearly, the future of engineering will have to dramatically change course to impact earlier phases of the lifecycle. In this session, explore opportunities and new business models.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Project processes are often disconnected from innovation intent, resulting in manually tracking project status and putting success at risk. Oracle Innovation Management Cloud integrates with Oracle’s Agile Product Portfolio Management, providing visibility into actual costs. When things do not go as planned, you have the data to reanalyze your strategic portfolio. Join this session to learn more.

Wednesday, February 15

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.

In this session, you will discover the new Oracle Product Lifecycle Management Cloud and Oracle Product Hub Cloud solutions and business flows. Learn how to select and translate the best ideas into profitable offerings, securely manage and control product data, synchronize processes to accelerate product development and release, and rapidly commercialize products for global manufacturing.

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.

In this session, get an overview of the innovation commitment to Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management platform, both on premises and in the cloud, driven by Oracle, partners, and customers. Learn about new capabilities in Agile Product Lifecycle Management 9.3.6 and Oracle’s AutoVue and the roadmap for future releases. Explore options to lift and shift your current Agile A9 deployment to the cloud.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Learn how enterprise quality management is evolving with the introduction of the new Oracle Enterprise Quality Management Cloud offering in Release 13. This session presents Oracle’s vision and approach for managing closed-loop quality from the item record, to performing inspections, to managing quality issues and corrective actions, and finally to implementing change orders. 

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Facebook’s mission is enabled through social media; world-class infrastructure; and building connectivity with innovative hardware, from data centers to high-altitude unmanned aerial vehicles that beam the internet to unconnected parts of the world. In this session, discover the opportunities to manage all Facebook products on a single instance of Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management with a Lean team.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

In this session, discover practical measures to tightly integrate mechanical and electrical design data with supply chain data, to improve design for compliance, cost, and time to market. Learn how Perception Software’s AgileXPLORER and Zero Wait-State’s PLM Automation Software Suite can help Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management users extract, organize, and share product data throughout the value chain.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

With organizations increasingly adopting cloud applications for ERP, SCM, and CX initiatives, they are challenged with harmonizing their product data across cloud and on-premises investments. In this session, learn how Oracle Product Hub Cloud provides a best practice approach to cloud adoption by providing a foundation for a clean, an accurate, and a preintegrated item master in a hybrid cloud environment.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Research suggests that 50 percent of projects are neither resourced nor executed properly. With Oracle Project Portfolio Management Cloud, reimagine your business with an enterprise-class application, integrated with social, mobile, and analytic capabilities. In this session, gain insight into its capabilities and integration with innovation management and product development processes to increase project success.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Smiths Medical is dedicated to making the world healthier, safer and more productive through innovative technology. Discover how the organization expanded its Oracle Agile Product Lifecycle Management footprint to manage product governance and restricted substances. With customer focus and continuous improvement, Smiths Medical strategically lowered the cost of regulatory compliance to achieve greater value for the business.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Xavor provides prebuilt solutions and process extensions to maximize UX during item creation and maintenance. In this session, discover how its UI wizard requires minimal training; how its ingenious integration of Microsoft Office and Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management saves time; and how its predefined and editable PPM templates for NPI and derivative products, among others, promote consistency.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

As you commercialize your products, erroneous product data can delay time to market, disrupt transactions, and increase operational costs. In this session, get valuable insight into the common pitfalls and detrimental practices that contribute to poor quality product data, and learn how you can establish better governance and achieve commercialization efficiency with Oracle Product Hub Cloud.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

The high technology industry is more dynamic than ever, with game-changing disruptions entering the market at an unprecedented pace. Keep up with a modern PLM infrastructure that evolves as your business needs change. Explore customer case studies on how to continuously improve your PLM journey by establishing a PLM roadmap focused on increasing organizational effectiveness. Join this session to learn more.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

In this session, you will learn how leading customer implementations of product information management deliver value to the business. Hear how one of the largest supply chain services companies effectively managed its product information and integrated to the GS1 data pool for streamlined trading partner collaboration.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Learn how Teleflex, a medical device manufacturer, was able to fully enable plant-specific bills of materials (BOMs) by leveraging Zero Wait-State’s PLM Automation Software Suite in 10 weeks. This automation saved Teleflex almost a million dollars a month. This presentation covers the business requirements around plant-specific BOMs and the challenges of managing them in standard PLM tools.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Apex Tool Group is focused on better equipping the business with best in class Product Collaboration to streamline the New Product Development and Introduction Process. Discover how Apex navigated choosing the best-fit Product Lifecycle Management solution at the lowest cost of ownership. Apex will discuss their rapid implementation of Agile PC, EC & PPM as Phase one and future PLM roadmap to deliver on their business objectives.