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25 March 2020
Birmingham office (UK)
Please note that due to the Coronavirus, we have decided to postpone the Demand Planning Training until further notice.
We will keep you updated of when this training course will next take place.  In the interim, should you have any questions or concerns, please contact Tracey Ellingham – Customer Success Manager.
Following the success of last year’s training courses, we are launching a new programme for 2020. The next training courses will be held on Wednesday 25th of March in our new office in Birmingham and will be focusing on Demand Planning:

“Information sharing with other users and lots of handy tips for easier usage”

  • Learn how to quickly and efficiently use the statistical forecasting engine in our FuturMaster Demand Planning Module to improve the accuracy and resilience of your forecasts.
  • Demystify the forecast models at your disposal and improve your understanding of the accuracy metrics that support your demand planning decisions.
  • Discover the most appropriate methods for forecasting new products, promotions, availability issues and shifts in the market whilst learning a few tips and tricks along the way from one of our FuturMaster forecasting experts.

Cost of the training: £420 + VAT

AGENDA

INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL FORECASTING

  • Learn the basics concepts of statistical forecast and main menus in FM

FORECAST METHODS

  • Learn different forecasting methods available in FuturMaster and when to use each type

SEASONALITY & TREND

  • Learn different ways to calculate seasonality and trend and how to adjust their settings

RESULTS & ERROR ANALYSIS

  • Learn how to detect how good are the models you calibrated

EXTERNAL EVENTS

  • Learn how to add external events to your model , both in the past (cleansing) and in the future (enrichment)

PROPORTIONAL FACTORS & DATA

  • Learn how to apply step-changes to your forecast and how to manually overwrite it

NOTES

  • Learn how to add notes to each of your models for future reference

METHODS FOR NEW PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS

  • Learn different ways to forecast New Product Introductions

TIPS

  • Learn some practical steps and recommendations to keep improving your forecast!

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