Meetup: Advanced planning and scheduling in manufacturing - Bengaluru | 7th March 2019

An in- depth session by Siemens and SNic Solutions designed for manufacturers to improve and evolve your current manufacturing scheduling process.

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019, 9:30 am IST
Duration: 9:30 am- 4 pm IST
Event venue: Siemens office, Bengaluru (Exact address will be shared after participant confirmation)

Thought behind the meetup:

Most manufacturing companies face challenges with synchronizing demand and supply due to dynamic mix of large- and small-order quantities; hybrid mix of make-to-stock, make-to-order and engineer-to-order products; high-product variants etc.

Spread sheets based planning and scheduling solutions are inefficient in most manufacturing process today and the need is to look for advanced solutions that will help improve production planning and scheduling.

Advanced planning and scheduling systems such as Preactor from Siemens helps you to consider multiple constraints bringing in better visibility of the shop floor to balance supply and demand and improve coordination among sales, purchase, production and planning to follow a single plan.

Why should you attend?

• Learn how a good setup of your planning and scheduling systems can improve Sales and on-time delivery
• Learn about the different challenges faced by Sales, Purchase, Production and Planning due to lack of Visibility of demand and supply synchronization
• Understand how you can gain more visibility and control on your production processes
• Evaluate if you need to invest in planning and scheduling systems

Who Should Attend:

Decision Makers, Owners and Key Influencers in the Organization related to:

• Manufacturing
• Operations
• Production
• Supply Chain Management
• Information Technology
• Process Excellence

Fill in the form below to apply:

a) Increase in On-Time Deliveryb) Reduction of Work in Progress Inventoryc) Reduction of raw Material Inventoryd) Increase in existing capacity utilization and thereby throughpute) Visibility of the Schedule for Faster What-If and thereby Faster Decision Makingf) All of the Above

a) Lowb) Mediumc) High

a) Improve planning and Scheduling to predict rather than fire-fightb) Improve Shop Floor Tracking and Production capture systemsc) Improve the effectiveness of my existing ERP by considering Bolt-On Solutionsd) Otherse) Not Sure

a) Yesb) Noc) I use an advanced production scheduling softwared) I don't know

The workshop is sponsored by Siemens and driven by SNic Solutions, a well-known Advanced Planning and Scheduling Subject Matter Expert in India.

*A maximum of two delegates from a company are allowed for this session.

SNic Solutions is a management consulting firm and a Silver Smart Expert partner to Siemens. With more than 100+ clients globally, they have proven technology expertise in advanced planning and scheduling in the manufacturing industry.

* Limited seats are available.

For any questions, please write to Rayhan Khan,