Time: 2:00 PM 6-28-2005
Companies are recognizing today, more than ever, the importance of operational alignment in overall company success and how improved processes can provide a foundation for executives to improve execution effectiveness. One of the keys to that effectiveness is alignment of operational plans and actions with corporate performance objectives.
In recent years the technology that automates collaboration, share plans and applies analytics for performance improvement has blossomed.
Achieving optimal performance and results of your business should be absolutely essential to your Business Process Management efforts. This focus on results is the basis for Performance Management and what is required to maximize Process Performance. Unfortunately most organizations just focus on productivity improvement for efficiency gains. To reach your full potential having the right level of Process Performance and focus on effectiveness will help you reach your full potential.
Time: 8:35 6-28-2005
The understanding that cross-functional processes are the mechanism for delivering value to customers is the greatest management breakthrough of the last 75 years. However, the potential of this important idea to assist executives in the effective management of their organizations remains largely untapped.
The three “R’s” of information risk management:
- Risk Metrics
- Risk Measurement
These are the three core elements of information risk management. Of course
these can be subdivided into their respective elements, and, key to their utility, business utility, that is, is their facility for supporting the identification of the ROI (return on investment) of sound information security. Each of these core elements of information risk management is discussed below.
Process design principles are distilled best practices from world-class organizations. By using design principles, a team can craft a new process, which in many instances achieves a 50% reduction in time and cost and with much higher quality. In this presentation, case studies will highlight the use of design principles from the author’s own experience.
This session will discuss key components of an enterprise-wide process model and how one organization is using their model to not only understand and improve how their business operates but to make key strategic and operational decisions. A comprehensive process model can help you answer such questions as:
- Which core business processes will be impacted by the latest IT project?
- What is the impact of staffing adjustments to the business?
Time: 9:20 6-28-2005
Seeking operational excellence, leading companies are integrating and optimizing end-to-end business processes spanning functional silos and crossing traditional IT systems' boundaries. In addition to requiring a good integration strategy this trend is forcing companies to adopt process orientation and explore Business Process Management as a technology to orchestrate, optimize and increase the flexibility of critical business processes.
Time: 10:15 6-28-2005
This talk will present some of the key success/failure factors in past efforts at process improvement by automation and then discuss how these factors apply to implementing BPMS in today's organizations. We will explore the similarities and differences between the process automation of the past 25 years and why it is even more critical in the current business environment to recognize a new way of applying information systems to not just automate business processes, but more importantly to "informate" the work of the "processor" and the manager.
Time: 12:15 PM 6-28-2005
Business flexibility requires that companies be responsive...responsive to customers, suppliers, the market, and competitive threats. But how can you respond if you don't know where you are? And if you don't know where you are, how can you decide where you are going? Business Innovation and Optimization helps you not only to understand clearly the state of your business today, right now, but also to anticipate customer demand, competitor's moves, and market dynamics.
It takes much more than basic BPM functionality to implement an effective BPM solution. While business process modeling, automation and management are key capabilities; you also need application integration, B2B communications, portal, Business Activity Monitoring and Master Data Management functionality in order to create a framework that can fully support your BPM requirements.