Gartner Analyst to talk about Integreted Business Planning
By Paul Homchick-Oracle on Jul 24, 2012
Join Oracle on August 21st at 9AM PST / 12PM EST for an exclusive webcast on Integrated Business Planning featuring Tim Payne, Research Director, Gartner and Randall Wood, Vice President of Leggett Business System Office, Leggett & Platt.
Featured speaker, Tim Payne, will present Gartner’s view of how Sales
and Operations planning is moving to Integrated Business Planning (IBP).
He will the seven building
blocks for IBP and best practices for firms at all stages of the
journey. He will also discuss required governance changes as S&OP
matures from Supply Chain to Business Planning, and Supply Chain
Performance Management matures to Business Performance Management.
In the second half of the webcast, Randall Wood will explain how Leggett & Platt managed steady growth and continual financial improvement, by implementing a strategy of improving and linking financial and operations planning systems. Mr. Wood will discuss how Leggett & Platt has been able to manage global economic uncertainty and volatility, agilely responding to events, and capitalize on strategic opportunities.