OTM SIG User Community Newsletter, December 2015
|OTM SIG User Community Newsletter||December 2015, Vol. 2015, Issue 12|
In This Issue
The 2015 OTM SIG Board of Directors elections have been completed. OAUG served as the independent firm for the receipt and count of all votes. Thank you to those who participated in the election and congratulations to the 2016 Board of Directors.
Members of the Board effective January 1, 2016, are as follows:
February 3-5, 2016
The OTM SIG Board proudly presents the fourth OTM User Conference in Europe on 3-5 February 2016, to better serve the region. Key representatives from OTM Strategy and Development will attend this conference, and various partners in OTM’s ecosystem will sponsor this event. This conference is an addition to the yearly OTM conferences in the U.S. and APAC.
Register by December 18, 2015, to secure the early bird rate!
Visit the conference website to learn more about the upcoming conference.
Please join us on January 13, 2016, for the first quarterly webinar of the year. Gregg Lanyard, Oracle’s Sr. Principal Product Strategy Manager, will present an overview of the key features and functionality offered in the latest releases of OTM. Topics will include user experience, sourcing, fleet, FTI, and mobility. Information on finding and using key release artifacts will also be provided.
The presentation will discuss how features of the SERVPROV domain have been used in implementations for effective communication with service providers. Apart for the standard features it will discuss how to use SERVPROV domain to pre-book the shipment even before the actual tendering. It will discuss how service providers can create their invoice or provide approval management if the invoice is created by OTM.
Representatives from nine countries attended the annual OTM User APAC Conference which was held in Singapore on December 10-11, 2015. In its second year, the conference brought together more than 84 attendees to share their knowledge, experiences, implementation, and best practices on OTM.
Key representatives from Oracle provided an overview of the roadmap for OTM/Global Trade Management (GTM) product development update. In addition, conference attendees took the opportunity to meet with Oracle representatives to deliberate on ideas for future application upgrades. Topics that were discussed included the latest advances and key considerations in OTM cloud implementation, rates maintenance, OTM 6.4 overview, etc.
The presentations will be made available on the conference website within the next two weeks.
The premier supply chain event of the year is coming!
The Modern Supply Chain Experience, presented by Oracle (formerly Oracle Value Chain Summit) is the event where you can learn about all things supply chain — strategy, best practices, the latest trends and products including new cloud offerings, your organization’s path to the supply chain cloud, social capabilities, mobile applications, and analytics. At this event, you’ll receive the information and expert advice to help you transform and modernize your supply chain.
At the Modern Supply Chain Experience choose from a large variety of supply-chain solution subject areas, covering: Cross-Supply Chain, Logistics, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Procurement, Product Lifecycle Management, and Supply Chain Planning.
Participate in Oracle and partner hands-on demos. Enjoy networking with your peers as well as technology and solution experts, and industry thought leaders.
It all starts January 25, 2016. Get more information.