Retail Supply Chain

Retail Supply chain solutions align the planning decisions to demand, inventory & receipt flow to drive allocation & replenishment, drives supply chain execution and order fulfillment.

Supply chain solutions align the planning decisions to demand, inventory & receipt flow to drive allocation & replenishment, drives supply chain execution and order fulfillment.

For retailers, synchronization of demand and supply drives customer satisfaction and profit. Retail is transforming in unprecedented ways driven by consumer response to Commerce Anywhere go-to-market models. The Omni-Channel environment puts pressure on nearly every functional area of the business, and connects the supply chain even more directly with customers through innovations in order fulfillment. Join us to learn how Oracle continues to invest in the Oracle Retail Supply Chain solutions to help you manage and optimize your inventory investments and drive costs out of your operations.  

Retail Supply Chain Course Types

Jeff WarrenJeff Warren 
Vice President, Retail Strategy and Solution Management
Oracle Retail 

As the Vice President of Retail Strategy and Solution Management, Jeff Warren is responsible for the development of the strategic roadmap vision for Oracle Retail based on market analysis and requirements. Jeff is a key stakeholder in the portfolio management and product lifecycle management initiatives to drive growth and customer satisfaction for the Retail Global Business Unit. 

Jeff Warren joined Oracle Retail through the acquisition of Retek, and brings more than 20 years of development experience across Merchandising, Planning, and Stores.  Jeff brings a broad perspective with his experience as an executive sponsor to retailers from multiple geographies and segments. Jeff Warren began his career at Accenture and APEX IT. Jeff Warren holds a degree from Iowa State. 

Open Sessions have been developed to provide flexibility for the non-Workshop / Boot Camp participant. This format allows you to move across product families to gain the best value and knowledge to enhance individual needs. Open sessions will range in depth of subject matter – please refer to the session abstracts for additional details. These sessions have been targeted to a wide audience from Business Development, Engagement Manager, to Field Practitioner.

Product Deep Dive have been developed to provide a highly interactive session or series of sessions around a specific subject matter for the non-Workshop / Boot Camp participant. This format is target to a field practitioner with deep domain knowledge without committing to committing to a single Workshop or Boot Camp to gain the best value and knowledge to enhance individual needs.  

Only those individuals registered for Workshops / Boot Camps will be allowed to participate. These are deep dive sessions that have been architected for learning through a series of lecture and exercises. It is extremely disruptive to individuals registered in these sessions to have people floating in and out of their dedicated sessions. Individuals electing to participate in Workshops / Boot Camps will not be allowed participate in “Open Sessions” offered  during the scheduled Workshops / Boot Camps. We ask that you respect our request and allow the participants to have the best learning experience at the event adhering to the session(s) policies.

Only those individuals registered for Workshops / Boot Camps will be allowed to participate. These are deep dive sessions that have been architected for learning through a series of lecture and exercises. It is extremely disruptive to individuals registered in these sessions to have people floating in and out of their dedicated sessions. Individuals electing to participate in Workshops / Boot Camps will not be allowed participate in “Open Sessions” offered during the scheduled Workshops / Boot Camps. We ask that you respect our request and allow the participants to have the best learning experience at the event adhering to the session(s) policies.

Individuals will be asked to select / register for all sessions at the time of Registration. Space is limited and will be made available to all partners on a first-come / first-serve basis. Individual tracks are subject to cancellation based upon registration requests. Individuals affected will be contacted directly by the Retail Enablement Events Team to either change programs or issue a registration refund. Registration for Boot Camps will close once a maximum capacity has been reached or 14 days in advance of the scheduled event start date. Closure is required a minimum of 14 days in advance to ensure that all necessary environments, access, and materials can be published for the scheduled session.

Retail Supply Chain Sessions

Registration for Open Sessions May 16 – May 20 is 750 USD
Registration for Product Deep Dives May 16 – May 20 is 750 USD

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This Boot Camp is designed to provide participants with an introduction to the RPAS Configuration Tools, business building block concepts to support RPAS structural design, and configuration of a simple planning solution.

Level: Entry Level Courseware

Learn To:

  • Understand how business concepts can translate into basic building blocks of an RPAS solution

  • Understand the business process definition requirements necessary to support the Design / Configuration requirements associated to the building of business solutions

  • Apply basic configuration skills leveraging the RPAS Configuration Tools set

  • Understand the RPAS Fusion Client

Time Available / Individual Participant Registration Cost*: 
Greenwich Time (London Local) – 750.00 EURO
Pacific Time – 750.00 USD (Standard Main Event Registration)

* Reflects based registration cost prior to application of any discount

Monday, April 18 through Friday, April 22
Registration Fee: 750 EURO
  • Time: 8:30 – 16:30 GMT
Monday, May 16 through Friday, May 20
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: 8:30 – 16:30 PDT

  • Mike Johnson

    Mike Johnson, Solutions Director - Retail Supply Chain Solutions
  • Paul Woodward

    Paul Woodward, Senior Director - Retail Supply Chain Solutions

This session will provide participants with an overview and understanding of Oracle Retail’s strategic approach to Retail Supply Chain. The session will provide an overview of the product suite, and along with market insight demonstrate how Oracle’s Retail Supply Chain solutions enable retailers to increase profitability, reduce cost and reduce risk in their supply chain. 

  • Understand Oracle Retail’s strategic approach to Retail Supply Chain
  • Learn about the Oracle Retail Supply Chain product suite
  • Learn about Oracle Retail Supply Chain’s Value Proposition

Tuesday, May 17
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: 10:30 – 12:00 PDT

  • Mike Johnson

    Mike Johnson, Solutions Director - Retail Supply Chain Solutions

In this session participants will review the capabilities of Oracle Retail’s Supply Chain Planning solutions. These solutions allow retailers to maintain a single projection of forecasted demand across all channels to drive time-phased inventory planning, ordering and product movement at all levels of the distribution network, therefore increasing profitability and saving costs. The session will review in detail the new features in V15 and key use cases enabled with recent enhancements. A demonstration will be included in the session. This session includes the following products:

  • Oracle Retail Advanced Inventory Planning
  • Oracle Retail Demand Forecasting
  • Oracle Retail Demand Forecasting Cloud Service
  • Oracle Retail Replenishment Optimization

Tuesday, May 17
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: 13:00 – 14:30 PDT

  • Julie Farrell

    Julie Farrell, Senior Product Manager - Retail Supply Chain Solutions

This session will provide participants with an introduction and overview of Oracle Retail Supply Chain’s Brand Compliance solution. Participants will learn how it enables retailers to bring product to market quickly and safely, while reducing risk and protecting the retailer’s brand. The session will review in detail the new features in V15 and take a look at Oracle’s future strategic approach. The session will include a demonstration of the solution.

Tuesday, May 17
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: 15:00 – 16:30 PDT

  • Mike Johnson

    Mike Johnson, Solutions Director - Retail Supply Chain Solutions

This session will provide participants with an overview of the solution, covering the key messages, business drivers and high level capabilities of the solution. The session will also cover the qualification of prospects, the provisioning and configuration process, and what a deployment looks like.

Wednesday, May 18
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: 8:30 – 10:00 PDT

  • Mike Johnson

    Mike Johnson, Solutions Director - Retail Supply Chain Solutions

This is a 2 part sessions that will provide participants with a detailed dive into the solution (including a demonstration) covering the following capabilities within the RDF - CS:

  • The basics of RDF
  • Pre-processing
  • Baseline Forecasting (including new items and groupings)
  • Additional effects
  • Short-life approach
  • Promo Forecasting (including pooling)
  • Alerts and Exception Management

This session will provide participants with an overview of the solution, covering the key messages, business drivers and high level capabilities of the solution. The session will also cover the qualification of prospects, the provisioning and configuration process, and what a deployment looks like.

Wednesday, May 18
Registration Fee: 750 USD
  • Time: Part 1: 10:30 – 12:00 PDT
  • Time: Part 2: 13:00 – 14:30 PDT