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MRP01 Considerations for Implementing Forecast and Master Scheduling – What to Know Before Kicking off MRP

Room: 123 Date: Oct 15th Time: 11:00 Before beginning down the “MRP” path, several business considerations need to be taken into account. This session will cover an overview of business functions that need to be taken into account and what impact business decisions will have on how master scheduling and forecast scheduling will be implemented. It will also cover, at a high level, what other AX modules will be impacted.

MRP02 Forecast Scheduling and MRP – Secrets to Get You Started

Room: 123 Date: Oct 15th Time: 15:45 Implementing forecast scheduling in AX isn’t just flipping a switch. This session focuses on setting up and executing forecast scheduling including forecast planning, allocation and period keys as well as forecast modeling.

MRP04 Mastering Coverage Planning 1 – Set Up and Configuration

Room: 123 Date: Oct 16th Time: 15:15 This will be part 1 of a two part series. In session one the main emphasis will be on the correct setup of Coverage Groups as well as an overview of when Item Coverage should be used. It will also address when and where lead times can and/or should be set up.

MRP05 Mastering Coverage Planning 2 – Implementing Coverage Planning for Different Business Scenarios

Room: 123 Date: Oct 16th Time: 16:45 This will be part 2 of the series. In this session 4 business scenarios will be addressed: Manufacturing, Distribution, Expiry Date controlled materials, Intercompany/Multi-Site. Recommendations and implications of differing setup options will be covered in greater detail.

PMT02 Managing an Enterprise Project with the Microsoft Sure Step Methodology

Room: 102 Date: Oct 15th Time: 11:00 The toolset that is available for Project Governance through Sure Step, provides more than just the simple Project Plan and Status report for a standard project implementation. In this session, learn how the Sure Step Methodology can really help make the management of your project easier.

EXE03 Managing Your Partner – Approaches For a True Partnership

Room: 122 Date: Oct 16th Time: 10:45 Every successful Dynamics AX installation requires a strong relationship with the organization’s Partner. We invite you to share your experiences and learn from the community on how to manage your Partner, and pick up successful approaches others have used to truly have a ‘partnership’ with their Dynamics AX Partner.