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Come together with open source leaders for a weekend of insightful learning and sunshine

Hear case studies and panel discussions on leading industry topics. Learn top tips, how to avoid the pitfalls, and the hows of a successful enterprise level open source software implementation. An all-star lineup of ERP experts has been assembled from around the world to help drive insights and build your network of knowledgeable advisors.

Greg Mader
Open Source Integrators
Jennifer Campbell
Consulting Manager
Open Source Integrators
Wolfgang Hall
Field Service and Mobile Asset Leader
Open Source Integrators
Dr. Anthony H. Kim
Asst. Professor of Marketing
California State Polytechnic University
MG (R) Bill Hix USA
Founder, Managing Partner
Next Horizon Partners, LLC
Maxime Chambreuil
Project Manager/Consultant
Open Source Integrators
Dr. Darrall Henderson
State Director, Kentucky Procurement
Technical Assistance Program
Balaji Kannan
Technical Manager
Open Source Integrators
Fabrice Henrion
Director, Americas
Gary Jepson
Pharmore Ingredients
Mike Allen
Software Developer
Open Source Integrators
Raymond Todd Blackwood
VP of Product Management
Campus Management Corp
Bill Holland
RedGiant Analytics
Chris Miller
Director of IT
Daniel Reis
IT Applications
Scott Young
Owner, President
Frew Process Group
Pat Kittredge
Project Manager, Consultant
Open Source Integrators
Carl Boles
Project Manager/Consultant
Open Source Integrators
Serena Cyr
Project Manager, Consultant
Open Source Integrators
Mayank Gosai
Odoo Software Developer
Open Source Integrators
Antonio Yamuta
Implemenation Engineer
Open Source Integrators
Brian Fabiano
Graeme Gellatly
Open Source Advocate, IT Professional
Roofing Industries, Ltd

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OSICON has provided an optional array of Arizona experiences for your enjoyment. These will be coordinated by conference leaders, although are not included in the conference price. You will need to sign up for each activity you want to attend individually.

8:30 - 8:45am
Welcome to OSICON
8:45 - 9:00am
Evolution of Open Source for the Enterprise
with Greg Mader
9:00 - 10:00am
Evolution of Open Source ERPs
with Fabrice Henrion
10:00am - 10:25am
Replacing SAP with Open Source in the Enterprise
with Scott Young
10:25am - 10:45am
Migrating from Closed Source Systems to Open Source: Sage 500 to Odoo
with Melissa Mack, Heath & Gary Jepson
10:45 - 10:55am
10:55 - 11:15am
Case Study TBD
11:15 - 11:35am
Implementing Open Source from the CIO's Perspective
with Graeme Gellatly
11:35 - 12:00pm
Top 10 Success Factors for Transformative Open Source Implementations
with Jen Campbell
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00 - 1:30pm
Social Network Influence for the Enterprise
with Anthony Kim
1:30 - 2:15pm
Discussion of the Enterprise Inventory Modeling Methods Empowered by Open Source
with Darrell Henderson & Pat Kittredge
2:15 - 3:00
Open Source Driving the Delivery Experience
with Maxime Chambreuil
3:00 - 3:25pm
IBM Case Study
3:25 - 4:10pm
The Progression of Field Service Management with Open Source Technologies
with Wolfgang Hall, Mike Allen & Jen Campbell
4:10 - 4:15pm
4:15 - 5:00pm
Data Visualization Across the Enterprise with Open Source
with Serena Cyr, Maxime Chambreuil & Scott Young
5:00 - 6:00pm
6:00 - 8:00pm
8:30 - 8:45am
Morning Rally & Team Wake Up
8:45 - 9:15am
Putting Strategy and Execution Together
with MG (R) Bill Hix
9:15 - 9:40am
Influencing and Manipulating Assets with Open Source Technologies
with Wolfgang Hall
9:40 - 10:00am
10:00 - 10:20am
Multi-Currency Valuation of Assets with Open Source
with Serena Cyr
10:20 - 10:40am
Opening Up Predictive Analytics with Your Software Choice
with Bill Holland
10:40 - 11:00am
Enterprise Back-Up & Recovery Strategies
with Balaji Kannan & Graeme Gellatly
11:00 - 11:20am
Business Process Management with Open Source
with Carl Boles
11:20 - 11:45am
Avoiding Rescue Missions
with Greg Mader
12:00 - 1:00pm
1:00 - 1:30pm
Open Source and ERP as the Accelerator to the Digital Economy
with Brian Fabiano
1:30 - 1:50pm
State of the Art Open Source with Point of Sale
with Pat Kittredge & Mike Allen
1:50 - 2:15pm
Open Source: The Glue that Holds Together Secuitas
with Daniel Reis
2:15 - 2:30pm
Moving from Home Brewed to Enterprise Grade ERP
with Chris Miller
2:30 - 3:00pm
Introduction to Odoo v. 12
with Fabrice Henrion
3:00 - 3:50pm
How Open Source ERP Unleashes the Potential of Your Data
with Maxime Chambreuil & Balaji Kannan
3:50 - 4:35pm
Open Source Implementations for Manufacturing Best Practices
with Pat Kittredge, Balaji Kannan & Scott Young
4:35 - 5:00
Speaker advice
with All Speakers
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Golf Outing (Optional)
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High-end Shopping Excursion (Optional)
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Hosted at UAT

University of Advancing Technology is the technophile's college experience—a community uniquely suited to provide students passionate about technology an ideal place to live and grow.

UAT is a private and family-owned University that merges the values of the traditional academy with the modern technology campus, a fusion that enhances our ability to fulfill the mission of educating students in the fields of advancing technology who innovate for our future.

University of Advancing Technology
2625 W. Baseline Road
Tempe, AZ 85283-1056
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OCA Sprint: Intro to ERP

For ticket-holding students only
Join us Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm and Saturday, 8:00am to 5:00pm for a hoodie event to learn the basics of ERP software, coding and methodologies. Participants will receive a certificate of completion from Odoo as well as a free software license.

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Early bird price


Daily access to conference
Lunch on Friday and Saturday
Livestream access
Refreshments during conference
Inclusion in all backlink and marketing materials as a presenter


Daily access to conference
Lunch on Friday and Saturday
Refreshments during conference
Early bird price


Daily access to conference
Lunch on Friday and Saturday
Livestream access
Refreshments during conference
Entrance into OCA Sprint

Make your stay extra special

Stay a little longer in beautiful, sunny Arizona and spend your Valentine's weekend pool-side with your significant other. Select from these experiences to enhance your stay.*

Meet & greet dinner

$30 (transportation provided)
Join Open Source Integrators, speakers and fellow attendees for dinner at Arizona Grand Resort and Spa's famous restaurant, Aunt Chilada's. Whether you prefer the cantina patio or casita-style dining room, you're sure to love the delicious Mexican fare.
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Comedy night

$30 (transportation provided)
Enjoy a night on the town at Tempe Improv, featuring stand-up performances by nationally known comedians. Along with laughter, dinner and drinks will be offered at the comedy club. Afterwards, visit Scottsdale's iconic Old Town district for all the best late-night happy hours and bars.
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High-end shopping excursion

$23 (transportation provided)
Sunday shopping at Scottsdale's renowned Fashion Square Mall. It's one of the nation's premiere retail and dining destinations. Warm up the old credit card, and get ready for some world-class shopping!
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Golf outing

$40 (transportation provided)
Play a round at The Arizona Grand Golf Course—a unique links course in a diverse part 71 layout—that features panoramic views of the surrounding desert landscape, dramatic elevation changes and breathtaking mountain vistas. Conveniently located at the resort, we will arrange your tee times at this unique golf course.
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Resort accommodations

Nestled at the base of South Mountain Preserve, the Arizona Grand Resort offers luxury all-suite and luxury villa accommodations. Conveniently located adjacent to UAT, all guests enjoy a spacious 600 square foot one-bedroom suite featuring a separate living room, two televisions, wireless high-speed internet and the Grand Sleep Experience bed.
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*Experience options are not included in the ticket price but are easily added on to your OSICON package.
Prices subject to change based on availability. No refunds for cancellations.