Kalypso to Highlight Incremental Approach to PLM Excellence at COE 2011

April 1, 2011

ORLANDO, Florida - Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, today announced that the firm is sponsoring and speaking at the COE 2011 Annual PLM Conference and TechniFair being held April 3-6 in Orlando.

Chris Atkins, partner at Kalypso, will present real-world examples of developing and executing PLM strategies on the afternoon of Tuesday, April 5. Chris and other Kalypso experts will be available in Booth #218 in the Technifair on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, April 4 through 6.

Attendees looking to learn more about innovative PLM practices and companies looking for end-to-end Enovia management consulting and implementation services are encouraged to stop by the booth and attend the presentation session during the show. Kalypso, a management consulting firm exclusively focused on PLM and innovation, offers the only comprehensive set of services for Enovia — from world-class management consulting capabilities through full technical implementation services.

Session: Think Big, Start Small and Build Incrementally: Leading Practices for Implementing PLM

Speaker: Chris Atkins, Partner, Kalypso

Date and Time: Tuesday, April 5, 2011 – 3:20pm – 4:00pm

Location: COE 2011 TechniFair Room Suwannee 11

Supported by real-world examples, this session will examine how to develop a comprehensive PLM vision, strategy, and implementation plan. Regardless of implementation history or technical maturity, participants will learn key practices of the phased approach including:

  • Defining the Product Data Record - a single version of the truth for product data
  • Implementing functionality in “bite-sized” pieces of PLM based on business value and organizational readiness
  • Defining a validated design and testing with rapid prototypes through Conference Room Pilots

About Kalypso

Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve performance by delivering on the promise of innovation. Kalypso offers clients full service capabilities including Business and Innovation Strategy, Front End of Innovation, Portfolio and Pipeline Management, Development and New Product Introduction, Value Management, PLM Technology, Leadership and Learning, and Intellectual Property Management.