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PathFinder

Sponsored by Value Chain Group

Monday 18-Mar-13 9:00 AM to Tuesday 19-Mar-13 5:00 PM EDT

Value Chain Group at DoubleTree Resort

For Room Reservations Click on Link Above Reference VCG for Preferred Room Rate
Scottsdale Arizona
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Speaker Tom Mercer & Vasco Drecun

Position: President & VP
Company: Value Chain Group

Event Description

PathFinder will be delivered over 2 days on site:
  
PathFinder is for VCG Subscribing Members only. To join VCG as an Corporate or Individual Member click here: http://www.value-chain.org/membership/.
 
 
Those who take PathFinder can become BPTF Level 1 Cerfified. Click here to find out more about certification: http://www.value-chain.org/education-training/.
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PathFinder

Sponsored by Value Chain Group

Monday 18-Mar-13 9:00 AM to Tuesday 19-Mar-13 5:00 PM EDT

Speaker Tom Mercer & Vasco Drecun

Position: President & VP
Company: Value Chain Group

Biography

 
 
Tom Mercer is CEO & President of Value Chain Group. Tom's former company, Value Chain Associates, is the founding member of the Value Chain Group. Tom formed VCA in 2001 to develop the potential of Business Process Transformation Framework (BPTF). He has 25 years of experience serving customers in the manufacturing industry. Gaining insights from working as a practitioner, Tom developed BPTF for evaluating the effectiveness and performance of enterprise processes. In 2004, Tom led a group of thought leaders from Dassault Systems, AT Kearney, PRTM, PDMA, HP, Intel, and BPTrends in establishing VRM as an open standard reference model. Tom has assisted a wide variety of companies such as, Intel, Chrysler, AMD, P&G, Weyerhaeuser, Nissan, and Compassion International in utilizing BPTF.
 
 
Vasco Drecun is VP Research & Methodologist at VCG. He is a key advisor to senior decision makers in business and technology. Vasco is a frequent speaker and presenter at research conferences on technology in business. He is Co-author of Federated Enterprise Reference Architecture, and Architect of Collaborative Product Development Systems. During his career of over twenty years, Vasco was a hands-on engineering manager at manufacturing companies such as Steelcase and ATI Technologies, as well as functional architect at software vendors like i2 Technologies and Baan. In his consulting career, he advised many leading manufacturers such as General Motors, General Electric, Advanced Micro Devices, Bombardier Aerospace, Nissan and Procter and Gamble. Recent experience includes Senior Consultant with Atos and Consulting Director with Siemens IT Solutions & Services, Vasco advises manufacturing and IT organizations on innovative PLM, ERP and MES system integration concepts for enabling strategic transformation and improved business performance in product development and production management.

PathFinder

Sponsored by Value Chain Group

Monday 18-Mar-13 9:00 AM to Tuesday 19-Mar-13 5:00 PM EDT

Value Chain Group at DoubleTree Resort

For Room Reservations Click on Link Above Reference VCG for Preferred Room Rate
Scottsdale Arizona
Google Maps | Hotels Near | Yahoo! Maps

PathFinder

Sponsored by Value Chain Group

Monday 18-Mar-13 9:00 AM to Tuesday 19-Mar-13 5:00 PM EDT

 
Before
18-Mar-13 8:30 AM
Before
18-Mar-13 8:00 AM
Member:
$1,500.00
$1,500.00
Non-Member:
$1,900.00
$1,900.00

 


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