This event was free of charge to attend and open to both members and non-members of the LUA.
The Conference Dinner was held on the evening of 4th July 2011, with 89 delegates attending.
On the 5th July, there were a wide variety of presentations, for M3 customers, with 3 full “streams” operating simultaneously, with Customer Case Studies, Lawson news (including 10.1), Lawson Training, and vendor exhibition and presentations.
In addition, Lawson held impromptu “Mashup” demonstrations, a “Pick & Mix”, and IBM brought Watson.
(As the presentations from this conference are now outdated the access links have been removed. If required please use the contact form to request a copy)
Welcome & LUA Update
09:00 – 09:30 Minster 1
Graham Maxfield, General Manager of the LUA, welcomed the delegates to this year’s Annual Conference, and gave an update of the activities of LUA & GAM3.
Rexel – Case Study
09:30 – 10:00 Minster 1
Paul Parker, CIO of Rexel, gave an in-depth overview of their on-going project of RPG 12.5 to M3 10.1 upgrade.
Document Automation & Finance Solutions
09:30 – 10:00 Canterbury 1
Christine Whyte of Readsoft, gave a presentation on Automating Finance Processes
Toyota Material Handling – Case Study
10:00 – 10:30 Minster 1
Ulf Lundin, CEO of Essist on behalf of Joachim Magnusson, gave a presentation of their Sourcing Solution & Services Agreement TMHE.
M3 10.1 Costing Toolbox
10:00 – 10:30 Canterbury 1
Laurie Hester, Fernando Ruiz, and Leonardo Castaldi of Tribex , gave a joint presentation of the new Costing Toolbox available on M3 10.1.
Reynolds Catering Supplies – Case Study
11:00 – 11:30 Minster 1
Stuart Kiernan of BEC gave a presentation of their solution at Reynolds Catering Supplies. Richard Calder & Mike Evans added content.
Sellafield – Case Study
11:30 – 12:00 Minster 1
John Kirkbride of Sellafield gave a presentation of their use of Qlikview.
Breaking News from Merit
13:00 – 13:30 Minster 1
Mike Nutter gave a presentation of Merit Consulting.