QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) (NASDAQ:QADB), a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturers, announced today that QAD president and chairman, Pam Lopker will keynote on advances in technology, manufacturing insights and QAD ERP innovation at the 2013 QAD Midwest User Group (2013 MWUG) conference.
QAD President Pam Lopker (Photo: Business Wire)Lopker joins customers, partners and service providers at QAD MWUG, for two packed days of education and networking on September 22-24 at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Attendees can register here. Preview of the Latest Release of QAD Enterprise Applications The QAD founder will share her strategic insights on manufacturing and technology trends, including a look at the evolution of technology and a glimpse into the future of technology and enterprise computing. She will present new QAD technologies and solutions including a preview of the latest release of QAD Enterprise Applications, QAD’s flagship enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, built exclusively for global manufacturers. “I’m always excited about participating at MWUG, interacting with our customers and partners, and hearing their insights and ideas about manufacturing and ERP,” said Pam Lopker, QAD president and chairman. “QAD customers have always helped us shape the way we build our products and solutions – designed to assist them to perform at their best and achieve their goals for becoming more Effective Enterprises.” QAD Manufacturing ERP Experts Gather at MWUG to Share Best Practices The MWUG agenda is packed with information and insights from manufacturers, industry innovators and QAD experts. MWUG provides the opportunity for participants to learn from each other, advance their skills related to QAD Enterprise Applications and gain best practices on aligning their operations to their strategic goals At MWUG, customers, partners and QAD executives and experts gather to learn from the collective power of the QAD ecosystem. QAD manufacturing customers specializing in automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, industrial products and life sciences industries can enjoy the opportunity to discuss manufacturing trends and share best practices related to their respective industries. For more information about QAD Enterprise Applications, please visit: www.qad.com. About QAD QAD Inc. (NASDAQ: QADA) (NASDAQ: QADB), is a leading provider of enterprise software and services designed for global manufacturing companies. For more than 30 years, QAD has provided global manufacturing companies with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system that supports operational requirements; including financials, manufacturing, demand and supply chain planning, customer management, business intelligence and business process management. QAD offers flexible deployment options like QAD On Premise software and QAD On Demand software-as-a-service. Customers can operate in a blended environment where some users can be deployed On Premise and some users deployed via On Demand while offering the same end-user experience. With QAD, customers and partners in the automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, industrial products and life sciences industries can better align daily operations with their strategic goals to meet their vision of becoming more Effective Enterprises.