On Wednesday, August 25 and Thursday, August 26, Epicor will be hosting its Epicor Kinetic 2021 Virtual Summit – Accelerate Your Business with Powerful Epicor Solutions. The event is geared towards current customers. However, anyone with interest is encouraged to attend and learn about the latest developments of the Epicor Kinetic platform. Attendees will experience educational sessions, virtual booths, and so much more.

This Summit will dive into the innovative enhancements of Kinetic 2021.1 and show customers how they can accelerate their business with powerful Epicor solutions with the modern technology of Kinetic (the new name for Epicor ERP).

About the Epicor Kinetic 2021 Virtual Summit

Learn how you can accelerate your business with powerful Epicor solutions with the modern technology of Kinetic (the new name for Epicor ERP). Enhancements from the latest release of Kinetic will be highlighted in this upcoming event. From the comfort of your desk, hear from solution experts on how to:

  • Prepare your team for Kinetic with Epicor Learning
  • Connect the shopping cart to the shop floor with KBMax CPQ
  • Compete with secure, browser-based solutions that give your business the momentum to innovate and grow
  • Position your business for the future of manufacturing by adopting the new user experience that comes with Kinetic
  • Tune up your excel-based reporting with Spreadsheet Server, the next generation of XL Connect Additional details on the sessions can be found in the agenda

Event Information

Date: Wednesday, August 25 and Thursday, August 26, 2021
Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm CST  (Virtual booths open from 11:50 am – 2:00 pm CST)
Location: Comfort of your desk
Cost: Complimentary
Registration Link:  https://events.bizzabo.com/virtualsummit2021

Useful Links

Those who are interested in attending the Epicor Kinetic 2021 Virtual Summit can find the detailed agenda HERE.

A list of event speakers can be found HERE.

A list of the virtual booths can be found HERE.

A high-level outline of the two-day event can be viewed below.

Day One – Wednesday, August 25

  1. Welcome to the Virtual Summit: Day One, 10:00 AM – 10:10 AM CST
  2. Insights Keynote given by Himanshu Palsule, 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM CST
  3. Accelerating Your Business with Innovative Solutions: Kinetic Road Ahead, 11:05 AM – 11:50 AM CST
  4. Power a Future-Focused Business with the New User Experience, 12:05 PM – 12:45 PM CST
  5. Connect the Shopping Cart to the Shop Floor with KBMax CPQ, 12:50 PM – 1:30 PM CST

Day Two – Thursday, August 26th

  1. Welcome to the Virtual Summit: Day Two, 10:00 AM – 10:05 AM CST
  2. Explore the Value of Cloud, 10:10 AM – 10:40 AM CST
  3. Strategies for a Successful New User Experience Adoption, 10:45 AM – 11:15 AM CST
  4. Customer Co-Presentation: Ending the Paper Chase with the Epicor ECM Packageworks, 11:20 AM – 11:50 AM CST
  5. Grow Sales, Retain Customers, Reach New Customers with eCommerce Powered by Epicor Commerce Connect, 12:05 PM – 12:35 PM CST
  6. Tune Up Your Excel-Based Reporting with Spreadsheet Server, the Next Generation of XL Connect, 12:40 PM – 1:10 PM CST
  7. Prepare Your Team for Kinetic with Epicor Learning Paths, 1:15 PM – 1:35 PM CST
  8. Explore the Virtual Booths, 1:35 PM – 2:00 PM CST

About Encompass Solutions

Encompass Solutions is a business and software consulting firm that specializes in ERP systems, EDI, and Managed Services support for Manufacturers. Serving small and medium-sized businesses since 2001, Encompass modernizes operations and automates processes for hundreds of customers across the globe. Whether undertaking full-scale implementation, integration, and renovation of existing systems, Encompass provides a specialized approach to every client’s needs. By identifying customer requirements and addressing them with the right solutions, we ensure our clients are equipped to match the pace of Industry.


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About Encompass Solutions

Encompass Solutions is a business and software consulting firm that specializes in ERP systems, EDI, and Managed Services support for Manufacturers. Serving small and medium-sized businesses since 2001, Encompass modernizes operations and automates processes for hundreds of customers across the globe. Whether undertaking full-scale implementation, integration, and renovation of existing systems, Encompass provides a specialized approach to every client’s needs. By identifying customer requirements and addressing them with the right solutions, we ensure our clients are equipped to match the pace of Industry.