Executives to Learn Latest Trends, Solutions and Best Practices for Re-engineering Electronics Supply Chains for E-business
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LOS ANGELES (December 1, 1999) - Paragon Management Systems, Inc., the leader in collaborative planning solutions critical to e-business, today announced it will host an hour-long web broadcast, “Enabling the Virtual Supply Chain through e-Business,” on Thursday, December 16th, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time, addressing supply chain management issues for the electronics industry. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Hau L. Lee, one of the world’s foremost authorities on supply chain management and a leading advisor to electronics firms such as Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, and Apple.
Paragon’s web broadcast will highlight the latest advances in supply chain management and business-to-business collaboration for the electronics industry, emphasizing state-of-the-art solutions, new trends and best practices. Participants in the online forum will learn how forward-thinking electronics companies are embracing new business models and adopting innovative solutions for data sharing, planning synchronization, and workflow coordination to create value and achieve competitive advantage in their markets.
"Paragon is delighted to partner with Dr. Lee to host this web broadcast as an online educational forum for executives seeking to transform their supply chains and adopt e-business practices for greater competitiveness,” said Chris Givens, vice president of the electronics solutions group at Paragon Management Systems. “This presentation will offer proven solutions, available now, for exploiting the 'virtual supply chain revolution' taking place in today's electronics industry."
Paragon’s web broadcast will address the following supply chain and e-business imperatives critical to the electronics industry:
- Leveraging the Internet for effective information integration across the extended electronics supply chain, including customers and trading partners.
- Synchronizing plans and schedules across functional and enterprise boundaries.
- Coordinating multiple workflows and business processes to strengthen production planning, order promising, procurement, and engineering design activities across multiple enterprises.
- Adopting new business models for hub management, logistics restructuring, and mass customization.
- Paragon Teams with Dr. Hau L. Lee to Host Web Broadcast for the Electronics Industry
Paragon will also present its latest architecture and enabling technology for Internet-based collaborative planning developed exclusively for the electronics industry, complemented by customer case studies.
The keynote speaker, Dr. Hau Lee, is recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on supply chain management and e-business. Dr. Lee is the Kleiner Perkins, Mayfield, Sequoia Capital Professor of Engineering, and Professor of Operations, Information and Technology at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. He is the founding and current director of the Stanford Global Supply Chain Management Forum, an industry-academic consortium dedicated to advancing the theory and practice of supply chain management. He has also consulted extensively for Hewlett-Packard, Motorola, Lucent Technologies, IBM, GM, Sun Microsystems, Apple, and other companies.
Web Broadcast Registration
For instructions on how to register for Paragon’s web broadcast on Thursday, December 16th, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time, as well as highlights and speaker bios, please visit www.paragonms.com.
About Paragon’s Electronics Solution Group
Paragon is the solution of choice for meeting the supply chain planning and e-business challenges faced by all segments of the electronics industry. These segments include contract manufacturers, assemblers, suppliers, distributors, and OEMs for products ranging from PCs and electronic components to printed circuit boards to cable and network communication products. To grow earnings and market share, electronics firms rely on Paragon to optimize their use of materials through tighter on-line connectivity with suppliers and other partners. Paragon’s software helps these companies respond confidently to volatile demand and provide responsive, reliable order promising via the Internet. With faster inventory turns and better managed product lifecycles, Paragon’s electronics customers enjoy record levels of customer service, profitability and cost savings.
About Paragon Management Systems
Headquartered in Los Angeles and with sales and support offices worldwide, Paragon Management Systems, Inc. develops and markets collaborative planning solutions critical to e-business. Paragon’s solutions enable customers, trading partners, portals and application service providers to collaborate intelligently and deliver value-added services to customers and suppliers more quickly and profitably. Paragon’s software and professional services enhance the value of complementary enterprise applications and reflect the company’s unmatched understanding of - and experience in solving - the unique business needs of the Semiconductor, Electronics, Textile, Apparel and Automotive industries. To learn more about Paragon and its solutions, please visit www.paragonms.com.