IBF’s Business Planning, Forecasting & S&OP: Best Practices conference is our flagship event of the year.
ESSENTIAL — NEXT-LEVEL — VANGUARD
Designed to provide high-level management and their associates with leadership support and guidance with the latest successful practices in Business Planning, S&OP, and Forecasting used today.
The Forum will have 4 Executive Discussion Streams:
IBF members will receive expert instruction on the Fundamentals of Demand Planning & Forecasting, based on IBF’s body of knowledge used by 1000’s of global companies. You’ll hear about what works and what successful companies are doing today to improve business performance.
This workshop is an excellent step in preparing and becoming a Certified Professional Forecaster (CPF®). Exams will be offered on October 28, 2019
MORNING | 9:00 AM–12:10 PM
ROLE OF FORECASTING IN THE ORGANIZATION
S&OP & FORECASTING PROCESS
FORECAST ERROR MEASUREMENT
DATA MANAGEMENT AND DATA CLEANING
12:15 PM–1:15 PM | LUNCH
AFTERNOON | 1:20 PM–4:30 PM
HOW TO FORECAST WITH TIMES SERIES MODELS – THE MOST WIDELY USED METHOD OF FORECASTING
HOW TO FORECAST WITH REGRESSION ANALYTICS – FORECASTING AND EVALUATING CAUSES OF VARIATION IN DEMAND
NEW PRODUCT FORECASTING – FORECASTING OVER LONGER TIME PERIODS WITH GREATER UNKNOWNS
MS-EXCEL will be Used for Demonstration Exercises. Bring Along Your Laptop (Optional)
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||DIAMOND PACKAGE GROUP
(4 persons for price of 3)
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(4 PERSONS FOR PRICE OF 3)
|Leadership Forum Only
||Leadership Forum Only Group
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Become an IBF Member and Start Improving Your Forecasting & Planning Performance Today.
IBF members include well-known company professionals that span a broad array of business sectors. By joining our organization, you can make certain that your company sets up the right forecasting & planning process and uses the best techniques available. Moreover, you can be sure that your forecasting and demand planning staff has the proper knowledge and skill set for success.