Fall Conference with Vendor Exhibits
Thursday, October 12th, 2017
8:30 Annual Meeting and Opening Remarks
Ira Keltz, NEECOM President, Partners HealthCare System, Inc.
8:45 cXML vs. EDI – What’s the big diff?
Lee Denis, EDI Consultant
9:30 Digital Catalogs are the New Merchandising in Retail
Neel Sharma, Managing Partner, Spice Technology Group, Inc.
10:15 Vendor Exhibits, Networking and Refreshment Break
10:45 Automating the Building of your ASN/856 maps
Earl Wertheimer, President/Owner, Wertheimer Computer Works, Inc.
11:30 How Chatbots and AI are Changing the Face of E-Commerce
Matt Kruczek, Director of Mobile/Web & Cognitive Services Practice, Tallan, Inc.
12:15 Lunch & Vendor Exhibits (until 1:15)
1:15 Keynote Address: Silent Influencing – Employing Powerful
Techniques for Influence and Leadership
Michael Nir, Transformation Inspiration Expert & Author, Sapir Consulting US
2:15 Embrace the Chaos of B2B/EDI
Chrystopher VanTyne, B2B Solution Consultant, OpenText, Inc.
3:00 Vendor Exhibits, Networking and Refreshment Break
3:15 The 2020 Shopper – A Look Ahead to What’s Next in Retail
Inez Blackburn, President, Market Techniques & Innovation