Join fellow customers, partners, and Oracle experts at the ninth annual Oracle Manufacturing Summit, as part of Modern Supply Chain Experience 2017. Learn from focused manufacturing sessions about how Oracle is enabling global manufacturers to leverage mobility, analytics, the Internet of Things, and the cloud to improve operation delivery times, reduce costs, improve productivity, and ensure regulatory compliance. Hear from other customers and Oracle experts about best practices for discrete, process, and contract manufacturing. See demos of Oracle’s best-in-class manufacturing applications, and join your peers during our manufacturing Customer Advisory Boards.


Manufacturing Tracks

General Sessions provide a strategic overview of the solution area delivered by Oracle leaders, customers, and partners. 

In this track, attendees will learn how to extend the value of their Oracle Manufacturing solutions by leveraging modern technologies such as in-memory, big data, and the Internet of Things. These technologies are enabling manufacturers to gain competitive advantage and lay a foundation for the factory of the future with smart, connected operations; smart, connected assets; and the smart, connected enterprise. Learn how these initiatives to modernize manufacturing plants and facilities will impact workers and organizations, and how you can deploy these technologies in your organization.

This track covers a diverse set of topics within Oracle Manufacturing and offers insights and information about best practices, technologies, and business trends. Learn about the most comprehensive supply chain cloud solution for manufacturing companies and how customers are leveraging Oracle’s manufacturing solutions to solve their business issues. Hear about how Oracle Manufacturing combines planning, manufacturing, supply chain materials management, and enterprise quality management with embedded analytics and “two-click” ease of use, enabling outstanding user productivity and excellent return on investment. See how the cloud, desktop, tablet, mobile, scanning, and social technologies combine to provide the state-of-the-art solution for manufacturing companies—whether you do in-house manufacturing or contract manufacturing—and whether you build standard or configured products.

Manufacturing Sessions

Tuesday, February 14

11:15 a.m.12:00 p.m.

We are in the midst of a modern industrial revolution, with increasing availability and adoption of technologies such as mobile and wearable devices, artificial intelligence, sophisticated sensors, and the Internet of Things. Efforts to modernize manufacturing are already having a huge impact on the way that manufacturers operate. In this session, find out what you need to know to prepare for the future.

12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.

Attend this session to learn about Oracle's cloud vision, current solution, and roadmap for manufacturing customers. Key capabilities delivered in Oracle's integrated cloud solution that support the complete product lifecycle from inception through development, planning, materials management, manufacturing, order management, and advanced fulfillment are demonstrated.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

In this session, you will learn about the new suite of Internet of Things-driven analytical cloud applications that collect and analyze massive amounts of sensor data from devices and assets inside and outside the enterprise. The applications contextualize this data with data in supply chain management, enterprise resource planning, human capital management, and customer relationship management systems, to provide actionable predictions and insights that help solve critical business problems by applying machine learning, data mining, and artificial intelligence techniques.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

This session presents an in-depth look at the Oracle Manufacturing Cloud solution and roadmap. This cloud application provides rich functional capabilities that support both in-house and outsourced manufacturing. Learn about visual navigation and intuitive interfaces that support various manufacturing processes that can be designed and executed using desktop, tablet, mobile, scanners, and social tools.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Attend this session to learn about the newly released Oracle E-Business Suite In-Memory Cost Management application for discrete and process manufacturing enterprises and how it is delivering value. Learn how this solution enables product-centric companies to analyze the impact of product cost and rate changes in real time and make better decisions related to margin and profitability analysis.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

Do not miss this opportunity to get firsthand feedback from early Oracle Manufacturing Cloud customers on their experiences implementing and using Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud. Come to this session to hear about why they chose Oracle Cloud, their solution footprint, the expected benefits, and key lessons learned.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

This panel session brings together select customers who will provide their viewpoints and experiences with evaluating, implementing, and gaining significant benefits and ROI with the R12 releases of Oracle E-Business Suite Discrete Manufacturing, Process Manufacturing and related Oracle solutions. Also learn about the manufacturing mobile apps currently available and future modern manufacturing applications leveraging Big Data and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to significantly improve operational efficiency and effectiveness.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Join this session to learn how Oracle Cost Management Cloud delivers a flexible and unified platform for your product costing, standard cost estimation, landed cost management, and supply chain accounting activities. It facilitates managerial accounting control and execution in your procure-to-pay, plan-to-produce, and order-to-cash business flows, including contract manufacturing and outside processing charges.

Wednesday, February 15

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.

Come to this session to see Oracle's vision for the "digital thread" to enable the modern manufacturing enterprise. You will learn how Oracle's cloud and hybrid solutions can work together across the business to increase flexibility, reduce costs, and improve performance. You will see a demonstration of how the Internet of Things can be leveraged across the digital thread to improve visibility, quality, and customer satisfaction.

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.

In this session, learn how manufacturers are transforming their businesses using Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud and taking advantage of rapid advances in analytics, mobility, and social capabilities, while retaining some of their IT investment from the past. Understand the various approaches for migrating to the cloud to identify the best option for your organization.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Come to this session to hear about the new capabilities for cost planning to provide innovative ways to accurately allocate costs based on various factors, perform break-even analysis, and arrive at optimal make or buy decisions.

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.

Trying to figure out your next step to migrate to Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud? In this session, hear how Oracle’s hardware manufacturing group will be migrating from Oracle Manufacturing Execution System for Discrete Manufacturing to Oracle Manufacturing Cloud. Learn about the features in Oracle Manufacturing Cloud that differ from the features in Oracle E-Business Suite, and learn about next steps.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

This session provides an understanding of investments made to enhance Oracle Discrete Manufacturing and Oracle Process Manufacturing to improve the overall usability for production supervisors and operators. Attendees will learn how mobile applications provide real-time visibility and how simple information discovery and search capabilities enable users to gain access to the right information at the right time.

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.

As a pioneer of modular blade design, GE Blade Dynamics is working to radically transform the wind turbine blade manufacturing process. In this session, hear about GE’s progress piloting its cloud-based, modern Brilliant Manufacturing solution for prototype and light production activities. This solution leverages Oracle SCM Cloud applications to provide a template for GE’s continued modern manufacturing transformation.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

In this session, learn how a leading process manufacturing company has embarked on an Internet of Things journey by tapping into data in its PLC/SCADA systems and automating transactions in its back-end Oracle E-Business Suite Process Manufacturing applications. The company has reduced human errors during manual entry of transactions and achieved real-time visibility into the entire manufacturing process.

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.

Join this session to get a preview of Oracle Enterprise Quality Management Cloud for enabling quality visibility, collaboration, and execution through quality control techniques and closed-loop quality management. Learn how Oracle Enterprise Quality Management Cloud enables you to specify your quality plan, perform inspections at critical points throughout the supply chain execution, and analyze the results.

Manufacturing Special Programs