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Best Practices for Chemicals

Best Practices for Chemicals is the only chemicals conference where business, functional and technology professionals unite to embrace innovative solutions, fresh ideas and best-in-class strategies to improve on overall business performance. Designed for all industry segments and functions, Best Practices for Chemicals brings together senior leadership, decision-makers, business process owners, analysts, support teams, solutions providers and more to one location for an interactive experience rather than a sit-and-listen conference. A collaboration between SAP, The Eventful Group and ASUG, the conference is unique in its key focus on SAP solutions for the chemical industry. Why you should attend! Keep up-to-date on conference content and updates: #BP4chem



Advisory Committee

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    Mark Carter

    Enterprise Architect, The Dow Chemical Company
    Mark Carter is the Enterprise Architect for Business Analytics and Reporting as well as Environmental Health & Safety. As Enterprise Architect, Mark is responsible for IT planning, strategies, architecture and…

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    Rebecca Simoneaux

    Supervisor of Enterprise Applications, Albemarle Corporation
    Becky Simoneaux, is the Supervisor of Enterprise Applications at Albemarle Corporation. With over 3,200 dedicated employees, Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) is a global supplier of specialty chemicals that benefit the world in…

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    Ray Adams

    SAP Global Industries Business Unit Chemicals, SAP
    Ray Adams joined SAP in 2005 as a Field Services Manager for the Industry Business Unit (IBU) Chemicals. Ray has over 20 years of chemical industry experience and started his…

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    Mary Jane Anders

    ERP Integration Lead and Service Delivery Manager, Chemours
    Mary Jane Anders is ERP Integration Lead and Service Delivery Manager for Chemours. Her team is responsible for SAP Project implementation and run/maintain support of the company’s SAP operating systems.…

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    Mark Barber

    IT Leader of Relationship Management, NOVA Chemicals Corporation
    Mark Barber is an IT Leader of Relationship Management for NOVA Chemicals Ltd, responsible for ensuring NOVA Chemicals leadership and internal clients have the IT solutions to meet their business…

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    Joyce Butler

    Business Intelligence and Analytics Leader, Nexeo Solutions
    Joyce Butler is a Business Intelligence and Analytics Leader with over 15 years of experience in Information Management and Business Intelligence/Analytics. She has led over 10 full life cycle SAP…

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    Gene Bolick

    IT Transition Team Leader, Olin Corporation
    Gene is currently the ERP IT Tower Lead and a member of the Program Management Office for Olin Corporation’s IT Transformation. In this role, Gene is a working to integrate…

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    David Dunn

    Business Development Executive, Capgemini US
    David Dunn is a Business Development Executive in the chemical industry for Capgemini. Prior to joining Capgemini, Mr. Dunn held industry executive positions with Rolta Americas and SAP. He has…

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    Michael Sweeney

    Resources Global SAP Lead, Managing Director, Accenture
    Mike is a technology consulting leader with 28 years of experience at Accenture helping clients define and implement innovative business strategies, transformational change, and operations in mission critical areas. Mike…

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Customer Feedback: Help Us Continue to Improve Best Practices for Chemicals

The Best Practices for Chemicals conference has thrived with our celebrated customer research model. Each year we travel the country for a series of roundtable discussion groups, empowering the chemical industry community to provide their feedback on pain points, challenges and opportunities they are experiencing in the space. These discussions then become the framework for the conference content, but just because you didn't attend doesn't mean you can't participant! Please take a moment to fill out our survey and let us know what you think of this year's hot topics and overall conference format.

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Who Attends

Best Practices for Chemicals is geared toward chemicals leaders, managers, directors and other professionals involved with the decision-making process. Attendees have responsibility and influence in every sector of the chemical industry including those who are leveraging their company’s SAP investments and other technologies across the entire IT infrastructure.

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    "This was truly a great event. The Eventful Group did an outstanding job with leadership and organization."

    Laura Tibodeau - Americas Styrenics
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    "The conference was extremely informative, provided access to collaborate with thought leaders in the industry, and helped organizations plan their strategy on how to leverage SAP's suite of products."

    Brian Everett - Industry Solution Principal, Itelligence

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