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Date: February 25-27, 2008
Time: 0730-1900 EST
Venue: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard
P.O. Box 22653
Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, Florida 32830

Event Details

Infosys is a lanyard sponsor of the Manufacturing 2008 conference at Orlando from February 25 to 27, 2008.

Manufacturing 2008 conference is a major event for organizations operating and evaluating SAP software for production planning, scheduling, quality, procurement, asset management and manufacturing intelligence and integration.

Session Details

Topic: A new model in procurement optimization in Sourcing and Procurement
Session: Procurement Track
Speakers: Jaisankar Venkat, Global Head, Supply Chain Management, Infosys Technologies
Gopikrishnan G.R., Head, Sourcing and Procurement and Enterprise Asset Management,
Supply Chain Management, Infosys Technologies
Booth No.: 750
Date: February 26, 2008
Time: 1030 – 1145 EST

Session Description
Infosys’ experts present service and software solutions that focus on Total Cost of Ownership with a multi-tiered model to manage and optimize corporate spend. Learn a best practice approach for your enterprise’s sourcing and procurement requirements, including catalog management, supplier on-boarding, request-for-proposal and auctions, contract management and spend analytics. Find out how to align your procurement initiatives and broaden your organization's strategic goals while leveraging local best practices.


Gopikrishnan G.R. has over 12 years of IT and industry experience. He heads the Procurement and Asset Management practices within Supply Chain Management at Infosys Technologies. He is a supply chain management practitioner with extensive experience in the United States and East Asia.

Jaisankar Venkat has over 19 years of experience in sales, operations/delivery, business consulting and program management. He has extensive experience in the manufacturing, retail, CPG and FSI sectors. He has a solid grasp of ERP, CRM, SCM, HCM and EAI products and solutions and extensive implementation experience. He established Infosys' Enterprise Solutions' practice in North America.

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