JD Edwards Executive Programs

Quest provides a series of programs over the week specifically designed to help executives and decision makers get the most value from COLLABORATE. These programs range from exclusive networking receptions and luncheons to valuable content tailored for business leaders.

JD Edwards Executive Reception

This exclusive reception is a unique opportunity to network with JD Edwards executives and leadership from Oracle JD Edwards Product Management, Quest International Users Group and our reception sponsor. Join us for a relaxing evening of delicious food and drinks as well as informative conversation. Interested in attending? Email leadershipcommunity@questdirect.org.


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The Innovating Enterprise – You Make It Happen

JD Edwards excels at delivering solutions that facilitate digitization of information to help you create competitive advantage. Our continuous innovation results in breakthrough products that allow you to innovate—maximizing your market opportunities and improving operational efficiency. We are inspired by our customers who are adopting these new solutions and are delivering innovative new ideas. Join Lyle Ekdahl to explore how JD Edwards empowers your organization to innovate in the business reality of a digital economy and how you can make it happen.


JD Edwards Roadmap

This session highlights new product innovation and enhancements that are delivered in the latest JD Edwards EnterpriseOne releases, providing your organizations insight to help map a meaningful business strategy in today’s connected, agile, and real-time businesses. Join Bob Monahan and Gary Grieshaber to learn how JD Edwards is the platform for competing in a digital economy.


JD Edwards Executive Forum - JD Edwards and Your Autonomous Future

Automation is coming to the back office. JD Edwards digital technologies have created connected, agile and real-time businesses that are enabling the next wave of innovation that include robotic process automation, chatbots and ERP systems with artificial intelligence. Will JD Edwards eventually allow decision-making in an autonomous fashion? Join Lyle Ekdahl to explore how JD Edwards will enable an autonomous future that maximizes your market opportunities and creates exceptional customer experiences—empowering your organization to thrive in a digital economy.


JD Edwards Executive Forum Agenda

8 AM - 8:30 AM
Registration and Breakfast Buffet
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM
JD Edwards Executive Forum Welcome
Lyle Ekdahl, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Oracle
Kevin Touchette, Director, Enterprise Applications, Washington Corporations
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
The Blockchain is the Internet of Money
George Danner, President, Business Laboratory
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Morning Break
10:15 AM – 11 AM
How AI, Chatbots, and more are Changing the JD Edwards Landscape
Lyle Ekdahl, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Oracle
11 AM - 11:30 AM
Q&A Panel
Lyle Ekdahl, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Oracle
George Danner, President, Business Laboratory
Joe Huang, Product Management, Oracle AI Bots & Mobile
11:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Taking Advantage of Available Resources
Michael Fabijanic, Oracle Digital
Alyssa Lanter, Customer Learning Specialist, Quest International Users Group
12 PM – 1:15 PM
Executive Networking Lunch
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Executive Networking Lunch

Immediately following the JD Edwards Executive Forum, attendees will enjoy an Executive Networking Lunch at one of Las Vegas’ premier restaurants, Rivea at the Delano Las Vegas, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Las Vegas skyline. Enjoy delicious food, spectacular views and great conversations with other customer executives.