JDA ICON Tracks Span JDA’s Solution Areas from End-to-End

JDA ICON tracks span JDA’s solution areas from end-to-end. With more than 250 content-rich breakout sessions and 100+ customer presentations, JDA ICON sessions feature topics ranging from the latest in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, to Retail Planning and Pricing, Category Management, Supply Chain Planning, Transportation and Warehouse, and more!

Join us for a variety of sessions designed to take your business operations to the next level. Topics across industries include the following key innovation and solution areas.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning – Fuel Faster and Smarter Decision-Making

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are fundamentally changing the way companies do business – saving resources, while fueling faster, more intelligent decision-making. In these sessions, you’ll hear from JDA and Blue Yonder executives and thought leaders as well as innovative retailers that are changing the game for their shoppers, leveraging AI and ML algorithms to catapult their business forward with prescriptive recommendations enabling more accurate, profitable business decisions.

Customer Value Realization – Harness the Power of your JDA Investments

Looking for ways to get additional value out of your JDA investments? This is the track for you. Hear from retail and supply chain leaders and how they are working with our global value engineering team to accelerate their supply chain transformations. Get tangible insights into how to increase value, improve KPIs across your organization, and work with JDA to develop a long-term roadmap for success.

Education and Training – Best Practices and More

JDA Education and Training teams are here to help you succeed. Whether you are a superuser at your organization and training your users on JDA solutions, or want to understand the many training services, methodologies and formats there are available to help you succeed, this track has it all. Attend these sessions to learn how to be a trainer at your organization, tips, tools and templates to create effective training, best practices for audience engagement and methodologies and formats that better suit your organization’s desired business outcomes.

JDA Services -- Accelerate Your Results, Transform Your Business

Companies are moving faster than ever to produce more while reducing cost and turnaround, while also exploring new business models, supply chain strategies and digital technologies to completely transform their businesses. Learn how JDA Services engagements help drive impressive transformations for thousands of customers around the world. From lessons learned around implementation, change management and advanced data analytics techniques, or moving to JDA Cloud Services and upgrading to the latest release, hear how customers are accelerating their results with JDA Services.

Industry Roundtables

Join these informative industry exchanges – from automotive and high-tech to food and beverage and more, these sessions gather supply chain practitioners and experts to address trends in the industry. From leveraging AI/ML to enable self-learning autonomous supply chains, to supporting increasingly complex supply chain segmentation requirements, to improving demand and options mix planning and how to drive real-time response leading to customer success, these exchanges provide you with a forum to share experiences, challenges and solution approaches with peers and JDA leaders as you consider these initiatives for your company.

Professional Development – How to Advance your Career!

Want to get ahead in your role and company? Join the bevy of sessions on professional development at ICON. With sessions on everything from work/life balance, to leadership techniques to understanding generational work styles and talents, you’ll come away with a personal toolbox of tips and techniques you can employ in your day-to-day workplace environments!

Retail – From Planning and Allocation, to Pricing and Promotions to Store Operations

Explore how you can create a more powerful customer experience with personalized promotions and pricing, how you to reduce waste and drive more revenue with optimized pricing, how to prevent out-of-stocks and increase shopper satisfaction and how to engage store associates and reduce attrition in a gig economy. In these sessions, you’ll hear from retail leaders around the global are transforming their shopping experience both online and in stores. Tracks include Category Management, Merchandise Operations, Planning and Allocation, Price and Promotions and Store Operations.

Segment Roadmaps

In these sessions, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at JDA’s roadmap for our end-to-end solutions portfolio. Now’s your chance to weigh in on product direction, functionality and more.

Special Interest Group Meetings

JDA Special Interest Groups (SIG) help you leverage JDA’s global expertise of 4,000 customers to attack your own supply chain challenges. JDA will host a variety of S SIG meetings at ICON to give you an opportunity to share information and ideas on product direction as well as network, share best practices and build relationships with other SIG members. Participate in a SIG that’s relevant to your function or industry, and create a culture of continuous learning within your organization and maximize the return on your investment in JDA solutions.

Supply Chain Planning and Execution – From Demand, Factory and Supply Planning, to Transportation, Warehouse and Warehouse Labor Management

Explore how to create a more automated, intelligent and efficient warehouse, how to gain real-time end-to-end visibility across the supply chain for intelligent decision-making, how to meet rising service levels and ensure on-time customer delivery promises, and how to engage drivers and warehouse associates in a workforce-strapped economy. In these sessions, you’ll hear from retail, logistics and manufacturing leaders around the globe and how they are transforming their supply chains! Tracks include: Advanced Replenishment, Demand Planning, Factory Planning & Scheduling, Strategic Planning, Supply Planning, Transportation Management, Warehouse Management and Warehouse Labor Management.

For general questions about ICON 2019, visit our FAQs. For questions or changes regarding your registration, please contact us at ICON@jda.com or call 1.800.696.9317.

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