Foothill Ranch, Calif, July 21, 2015 — iBASEt is pleased to announce that Simon Ellis, Practice Director, IDC Manufacturing Insights to perform the keynote speech at iBASEt’s user conference, Excelerate. Excelerate 2015: Surfing the Digital Thread is being held on October 6-8, 2015 at the Newport Beach Marriott in Newport Beach, California.
Mr. Ellis currently leads the supply chain strategies practice area at IDC Manufacturing Insights, one of IDC’s industry business units that address the current market gap by providing fact-based research and analysis on best practices and the use of information technology to assist clients in improving their capabilities in key process areas. Within the supply chain practice, Mr. Ellis specializes in advising clients on LCS (Low Cost Sourcing), Lean, Six Sigma and more. Mr. Ellis also contributes his supply chain expertise to IDC Retail Insights research.
“We’re thrilled to have a keynote speaker from one of our partners,” said Louis Columbus, vice president of marketing, “Mr. Ellis is an excellent choice and we’re looking forward to his delivery about the digital thread.”
iBASEt is a leading provider of software solutions to complex, highly regulated industries, like Aerospace and Defense, Medical Devices, Nuclear, Industrial Equipment, Electronics and Shipbuilding. iBASEt’s Solumina software streamlines and integrates Manufacturing Execution System and Operations Management (MES/MOM), Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) and Enterprise Quality Management System (EQMS) for operations and Supplier Quality Management. Solumina is implemented by industry leaders, including BAE Systems, Airbus Space & Defense, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, NASA, Northrop Grumman, Textron and United Technologies.