Conference Sessions

2017 Conference Sessions

Day 1
11 Oct 2017
7:00 am-8:00 am

Registration & Breakfast

Welcome & Kickoff

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Martha Lubow, Director of Marketing

Martha Lubow

Keynote by Steve McClatchy, Best Selling New York Times and Amazon Author of “Decide”

[ALL ATTENDEES]

In this keynote you will learn which decisions accelerate success, spark innovation, drive engagement, ignite loyalty and ultimately define them as leaders.  Steve’s infectious energy and thought-provoking style will engage, captivate and inspire you with specific actionable content that they can put into practice immediately. You will walk away from this keynote prepared to face the pressures and tensions inherent in creating, building, leading and sustaining a fast-changing, high-performance organization.

After attending this presentation you will be able to:

  • Dramatically improve your business decision-making
  • Overcome the challenges of leading in the new economy
  • Focus on results and the true drivers of performance
  • Adopt a mindset of continuous business improvement
Steve McClatchy

Pushing Past the Pushing Back: Making Adept Successful at Eastern Shipbuilding

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Jessica Riley, Eastern Shipbuilding Group

Jessica Riley
10:00 am-10:30 am

Break & Networking

What’s New in Adept 2018

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Chris Fabri
Todd Cummings

Adept 2018: New CAD integrations Using Web Services

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Whether you are using AutoCAD, Inventor, SOLIDWORKS or MicroStation, in this session we’ll share the evolution of Adept’s CAD integrations. We’ll start off with a review of the current Adept 2017 CAD integration architecture and then discuss how and why it will change with Adept 2018. The session will help you understand the benefits of using the new Adept 2018 CAD integrations, which are based on Adept’s Web Services. We’ll also give you a brief, live demonstration of the new CAD integration using SOLIDWORKS 2018.

Joe Gasper
Chris Fabri

The Full Spectrum of Adept

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Mark Hastings, Visa Lighting

Mark Hastings
12:00 pm-1:15 pm

Lunch

2:45 pm-3:15 pm

Break & Networking

Custom Development Magic

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Charlie Smith
5:15 pm-9:00 pm

Evening Social Event & Dinner

Day 2
12 Oct 2017
7:00 am-8:00 am

Breakfast

Achieving New Efficiencies in Product Data Management

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Ryan Mongeau, Space Age Electronics

Ryan Mongeau

Best Practices Planning and Implementing Adept for an Enterprise User Base

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Randy Nettles, Dow Chemical

Randy Nettles

Connect Everything: Introducing Adept Integrator

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Juan Grobler
Scott Lamond
9:45 am-10:30 am

Break & Networking

Adept Customer Panel

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Keith Kammerud, Chromalox Corey Tanner, Great River Energy Jessica Riley, Eastern Shipbuilding Group Ryan Mongeau, Space Age Electronics Don Adams, Lucite Chris Kauffman, Buckeye Pipeline

Data Migrations – What you Need to Know

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Charlie Smith
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Lunch

Adept and the Cloud

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Todd Cummings
2:30 pm-3:00 pm

Break & Networking

Adept Product Vision and Roadmap

[ALL ATTENDEES]

Todd Cummings

Closing and Adjourn

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