The first flexis Automotive Seminar that has taken place in the rooms of Japanese trade organization JETRO with support of German DIHK was guided by the alliance of theory and practice. 30 attendees with an automotive background were offered the opportunity to get familiar with the first implementation of a flexis solution in Japan. Moreover, the responsible project manager of the Japanese customer provided an insight into the background and the problems that needed to be solved, respectively optimized by employing the flexis solution.
Themed “Advanced planning solutions for the Automotive industry”, the event also provided information concerning the whole array of flexis products to the attendees. For example there was a substantial lecture by the customer that traced the implementation process and characterized the way, flexis contributed to coping with the challenges going along with the change of the parts-sourcing-strategy from Local Sourcing to Global Sourcing of vendor parts.
To put the finishing touch to the seminar, a practical software demonstration of the flexis solution "Global Supply Management" was given. This solution is used by the customer since April 2010