- BUSINESS AREAS
19 October 2011
Best Practices for Oil & Gas: SAP Solutions for the Energy Industry. This upcoming October conference event will be attended by SAP users from the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors. The four-day conference at the New Orleans Marriott in Louisiana starts on Sunday, 23 October 2011. Event hosts are SAP America, the ASUG (Americas' SAP Users' Group) and the Eventful Group. The high-caliber event program will feature a joint presentation of the end-to-end industry solution SAP OGSD (SAP Oil & Gas Secondary Distribution) by Implico and Maxum. The US petroleum product distributor Maxum went live with the Implico-developed SAP solution for downstream sector companies in February 2011.
Best Practices for Oil & Gas is dedicated to providing thought-leadership, subject-matter expertise and best practices focused specifically on SAP for Oil & Gas solutions. The conference focuses on visibility and situational awareness, and opens up discussions around the key issues the industry is facing today. Leading strategies will be illustrated by customer case studies specifically on SAP for Oil & Gas solutions.
Maxum Petroleum and Implico will be showing how the US company has utilized SAP OGSD to optimize and automate all of its processes involving order processing. Thanks to SAP OGSD, confirmation of all material movements to the accounting and reporting units also takes place automatically. The presentation will also cover the CPR (Continuous Product Replenishment) functional enhancement. This add-on offers Maxum Petroleum reliable consumption forecasting that generates orders automatically. The talk is scheduled for Monday, 24 October from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. and will be given by Steven L. Zirilli, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Maxum Petroleum, and Mike Serratore, Implico Group Vice President US.
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