RPI at the KLUG Spring Meeting

The Keystone Lawson User Group Spring Meeting is almost here! The meeting will be hosted at the Wyndham Garden Inn in York, PA on Friday, April 27th.  Registration ends on Friday, April 20th, so check out the agenda and sign up today!

RPI is delighted to sponsor this spring's KLUG meeting and we're teaming up with Infor to deliver new and informative content that you won't find anywhere else.  With 19  sessions and roundtables, there's going to be something for everyone. See the descriptions of the RPI presentations below, but be sure to download the agenda to see everything that will be offered

RPI experts in Finance, Supply Managment, HR/HCM and Tech/Tools will be attending plus several of the RPI partners - we all look forward to help show you how you can leverage what you learn throughout the day into strategies you can take away to your organization or just have a conversation about where you are headed.

We're raffling off an Amazon Echo Show and will have a variety of give-aways for those in attendance plus everyone gets a Swig Water Bottle. We're looking forward to seeing you there!


To register for the KLUG Spring 2018 Meeting, click the button below.



RPI's Sessions

General Session 1: V10 Value Adds you can take advantage of Today

9:45 am; 40 minutes

Keith Wayland, Richard Leigh Stout

Join the RPI team to hear what you can do with your system today, how to improve, and build additional value with your current investment. We will discuss best practices and how to get your system ready to move up to newer releases that will make you a star in your organization!


General Session 2: Coming at you live - Global Ledger’s impact throughout FSM11!

10:25 am; 40 minutes

Cindi Brackins, Zach Custodio, Keith Wayland

You’ve heard a lot about v11 of CloudSuite Financials, but now take the time to understand the configuration the new Global Ledger (Finance Enterprise Group, Dimensions, Reporting Calendars) and the differences with the LSF General Ledger. The General Ledger is dead, so long live the Global Ledger – take advantage of a new way to account for your enterprise while enhancing the capability to report. Don’t be scared if you are not in finance as the new Global Ledger will impact all areas of your organization and allow you a whole new level of access, data mining, and reporting/business intelligence, so take advantage of this session.



v11 Open Enrollment with Benefits

1:00 pm; 50 minutes

Kevin Hamilton, Jackie Dudas

Join RPI experts, Kevin Hamilton & Jackie Dudas, discuss how to improve your Candidate Space, so you dazzle and hold onto your best candidate prospects. Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques of configuration of Candidate Space to really engage your prospect pool and leave a lasting good impression with prospect new employees.


Performance and Goals: KKI goes Paperless

2:00 pm; 50 minutes

Shannell Cockrell (KKI), Janna Hartsock

Listen to your peer, Shannell Cockrell from the Kennedy Krieger Institute, as she joins RPI’s Janna Hartsock to pull back the curtain on real-world Performance Management implementations with strategies, tips and tricks to make them successful. They’ll share functional set-ups, Process Flow customizations, common configuration changes and more. Join us and learn about specific challenges that arise in Healthcare, Education and other industries and how they’re overcome.



Creating Fixed Assets from AC Module

1:00 pm; 50 minutes

Chris Gordon, Cindi Brackins

Learn to take full advantage of the integration within your Financials Suite by creating assets from your Activity Management module watching it flow through the system. Learn from prolific RPI presenter and Financials Consultant, Chris Gordon, on one of the key best practices of the activities and asset system you own.


AP Invoice Automation (APIA) An Overview

2:00 pm; 50 minutes

Ben Nichols, Brian Ayres

APIA is a workflow solution for approving and processing AP invoices. As a gateway to the Lawson AP module, APIA allows for efficiently tracking and processing inbound invoices within your Lawson financial system of record. In this webinar, Ben Nichols and Brian Ayers will cover how to integrate your invoice processing directly with Infor Lawson Financials, how to simplify the invoice approval process, how to get faster access to more complete invoice information and explore the role-based nature of the system.


Supply Chain Management

MMIS Best Practices

11:20 am; 50 minutes

Stephanie Kowal, Michael Carnock

Don’t miss RPI’s MMIS experts Stephanie Kowal and Michael Carnock as they share the best practices in set-up and maintenance that keep a busy Supply Chain workshop humming! These seasoned elves will provide insight on how you can leverage tools like MS Add-ins, LBI, Infor Process Automation and more. Learn about helpful applications your department should consider, such as DataLynx, Nuvia, or HealthcareIQ, and get awesome tips and tricks on functionalities you might not be aware of. This is a session packed with MMIS goodies!


Open SCM Panel RPI Discussion and Roundtable

2:30 pm; 50 minutes

RPI & Infor


Technology & Tools

IPA Next Generation v2 with v10

1:00 pm; 50 minutes

Jeremy Stoltzfus, Richard Leigh Stout

You have already invested in Infor Process Automation (IPA) and you have some basic flows, so now what? Learn from recognized experts, Jeremy Stoltzfus & Richard Leigh Stout as they give you tips & tricks, advanced techniques, and share how to take your organization to the next level with IPA. This session is applicable to Lawson 10x, but it will also work with v11.



2:00 pm; 30 minutes

Jeremy Stoltzfus, Richard Leigh Stout

Join RPI’s Jeremy Stoltzfus and Richard Stout for a discussion on leveraging IPA to wow your organization’s Supply Chain department and their customers. Learn how organizations have used IPA to automate the request and creation of RQ04 Requester setup, schedule and distribute report runs to vendors, notify and manage MSCM/Par Cart Exception Errors, and much more!



2:30 pm; 30 minutes

Jeremy Stoltzfus, Richard Leigh Stout

Learn how to use Infor’s Process Automation (IPA) tool with the HCM and GHR products. This webinar will focus on best practices and tips & tricks – you’ll learn from the best! Discover how to take advantage of this powerful tool to enhance and complement your use of the Infor HCM suite. HCM owners and business leaders will also benefit from this presentation, but we recommend you attend with a technical team member


Attend the KLUG Spring Meeting and get a free water bottle, courtesy of RPI!