The full conference agenda is listed below. To view classes for your platform (C/S, VB, CRM) only, please click 'Filter By Track'.

If you are not sure of your platform, please contact interaxions@datacor.com.

Note: Classes with an asterisk* will  be offered twice during the conference giving you more flexibility when choosing your classes.

Track Time Session Type Name Description Location Name
Monday, May 9, 2022
 3:30 PM - 8:00 PM Registration Packet Pick-Up

Check-in and registration packet pick-up.

Main Lobby
 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM InterAXions 2022 Welcome Party

Get the week started in style with the official InterAXions 2022 Welcome Party! Join us Monday evening for some hors d’ouevres and drinks to kick off the conference in the State Ballroom at the Westin Governor Morris. This is a perfect place to get reacquainted with old friends and make some new ones!

State B
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
 6:45 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast State B
 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Registration Packet Pick-Up

Check-in and registration packet pick-up.

Main Lobby
 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM InterAXions 2022 Kick-Off

Join us as we kick off InterAXions 2022! Datacor president Tom Jackson will share his annual "State of Datacor" presentation and we'll go over some general housekeeping items for the conference.

Governor Ballroom
CRM9:10 AM - 10:30 AMSeminar123 Breaking News Part IThe opening sessions will feature a review and demonstration of new enhancements and functionality in Datacor CRM and CRM Traveler.Executive Boardroom
C/S9:10 AM - 10:30 AMSeminar101 What’s New and Top Ten Requests Part I

This opening session features highlights and demonstrations of new development and enhancements completed throughout the year. The class also focuses on Top Ten items submitted by attendees, discussing potential solutions addressing these items and encouraging participation by attendees regarding their current practices.

State A
VB9:10 AM - 10:50 AMSeminar108 Datacor ERP .NET Opening Session – Datacor Product Roadmap

The opening session will provide all Datacor ERP .NET attendees an opportunity to learn about new and upcoming features in Datacor ERP .NET as well as in the extended Datacor product family that the ERP integrates with.

Governor B
CRM10:40 AM - 12:00 PMSeminar124 Breaking News Part IIThe opening sessions will feature a review and demonstration of new enhancements and functionality in Datacor CRM and CRM Traveler.Executive Boardroom
C/S10:40 AM - 12:00 PMSeminar102 What’s New and Top Ten Requests Part IIThis session is a continuation of What’s New and Top Ten Requests Part I. The class features highlights and demonstrations of new development and enhancements completed throughout the year. The class also focuses on Top Ten items submitted by attendees, discussing potential solutions addressing these items and encouraging participation by attendees regarding their current practices.State A
VB11:00 AM - 12:00 PMSeminar110 Seminar: Datacor ERP Making the Transition to .NET

Datacor ERP .NET is the new face of the Datacor ERP .NET software, so configuring it and getting users in a position where they can comfortably perform their jobs is a process that all Datacor ERP installations will need to go through at some point. The GO .NET team will walk you through the process and the options available to you. We will also provide the tools available to transition screen customizations, report definitions and user personalization from Datacor ERP.

Governor C
VB11:00 AM - 12:00 PMWorkshop111 Workshop: Analyzing Datacor ERP Data Using MS Power BIThis session will provide a hands-on introduction to Microsoft’s Business Intelligence (BI) offering. Using a workshop format, you’ll have an opportunity to experience how this tool can be used to rapidly develop analytics from Datacor ERP data.Bloomfield
VB11:00 AM - 12:00 PMForum109 Chemical Distributors Forum

A large number of Datacor ERP usage is by “factory pack” distributors. For these companies, the relationship with the suppliers they represent is just as critical as the relationship with the customers they sell to. As such, distributors have somewhat different purchasing, reporting and analysis requirements than other Datacor ERP users. This session will provide an opportunity to focus on the needs of distributors and discuss how different Datacor ERP users have managed and dealt with the unique requirements of this segment of the industry.

Governor A
 12:00 PM - 1:05 PM Lunch State B
CRM1:15 PM - 2:15 PMSeminar125 CRM Administration, How Do I…?

Find the answers to a variety of everyday CRM Administration related questions. For example, How do I…

  • Manage users that have retired or left the company?
  • Address customer, supplier, product, codes that have been renumbered in Datacor ERP?
  • Update the list of recipients for the contact change notification email?
  • Review all user permissions at once?
  • Give a user access to an account that is not explicitly assigned to them by sales agent code?
  • Determine if the Datacor CRM data is current?
  • See what my sales agent user sees?
  • Change a password?
  • Review user activity?
  • Track potential suppliers?
Executive Boardroom
CRM1:15 PM - 2:15 PMWorkshop126 Power to the PeopleMicrosoft Power BI is a collection of software services and apps that work together to let people create and share business insights in a way that serves them, or their role, most effectively. In this hands-on workshop, we’ll learn how to use Power BI Desktop to build custom reports and dashboards to help transform and understand your data. Whether you are using Excel spreadsheets downloaded from Datacor CRM, grids exported from CRM Traveler, or the CRM database itself, Power BI Desktop is a valuable tool for exploring the data with striking interactive visualizations. Due to the workshop format, seating is limited, so be sure to sign up early for this one!Stokes 2
C/S1:15 PM - 2:15 PMSeminar103 What’s New and Top Ten Requests Part IIIThis session is a continuation of What’s New and Top Ten Requests Parts I and II. The class features highlights and demonstrations of new development and enhancements completed throughout the year. The class also focuses on Top Ten items submitted by attendees, discussing potential solutions addressing these items and encouraging participation by attendees regarding their current practices.State A
VB1:15 PM - 2:15 PMSeminar113 Seminar: Introducing Third Generation Barcode Scanning in Datacor ERP .NET

This seminar will introduce Datacor’s new for 2022 Mobile Warehouse Computing solution. This offering replaces the previous “BC .NET” and “PW Menu” screens which were server-based and made only limited use of the capabilities of modern scan guns and other handheld computers. The latest version runs as a native app on mobile devices running Android, iOS or Windows. Mobile Warehouse Computing is part of a new suite of mobile computing solutions being offered as part of Datacor’s Manufacturing Execution System (MES) product family.

Governor C
VB1:15 PM - 2:15 PMGroup Discussion114 Group Discussion: Datacor ERP .NET Success Stories

Moving an existing user base to Datacor ERP .NET can appear to be a daunting task. This session will share the knowledge of both Datacor ERP .NET team members and fellow Datacor ERP users to assuage your fears and help that process go as smoothly as possible. It will also look to highlight user interface improvements and new features that replace or save time over the same tasks in Datacor ERP V6 to help sell even the most stuck in their ways end user on the benefits of the new software.

Governor A
VB1:15 PM - 2:15 PMForum112 Accounting Forum (Part 1 of 2)This session will focus on topics specific to the AP, AR and GL modules in Datacor ERP .NET.Governor B
CRM2:25 PM - 3:25 PMSeminar127 Working on the Project

Datacor CRM projects can be used to track various internal processes such as product research and development, or any other job that may require collaboration, documentation, and recorded history. The project form itself is designed primarily within CRM Administration, giving you full control of content and behavior.

Topics will include:

  • Project Setup
  • Status & Permissions
  • Project Categories
  • Entering and Updating Projects
  • Project Contacts
  • Attachments
  • Automatic Notifications
  • Use Cases
Executive Boardroom
CRM2:25 PM - 3:25 PMSeminar128 Opportunity Knocks

Knock knock. Who’s there? It’s a new business opportunity! CRM opportunities are an important part of the sales tracking process, and that’s no joke! They capture valuable details about sales leads, such as the company, products, expected revenue and profit, the stage within the sales process, communications, and other information associated with potential business.

Learn more about these features:

  • Creating and Updating Opportunities
  • Customizing Opportunities
  • Tracking Samples & Quotes
  • Opportunity Tracking
  • Pipeline and Post Sales Analysis
Executive Salon
C/S2:25 PM - 3:25 PMSeminar104 Going Paperless with C/S

The days of paper work flows and paper audit trails are forever in the past. Look ahead with us in this class towards a paperless environment utilizing functions and features within C/S. While you may be already benefitting from some C/S features that eliminate the need for paper, we’ll address others you may not yet be using. Solution components include an internal paperless process flow from Order Entry through A/R, and PO Requisition through A/P. Take this class to learn about C/S capabilities such as EDI, barcoding, wireless inventory scan guns, remark features, document distribution, image file mapping, and retrieval of documents from cloud-based storage/management systems (such as Microsoft SharePoint).

State A
C/S2:25 PM - 3:25 PMWorkshop105 Catching Up with C/S Workshop*Are you intrigued with some of the new C/S features you heard about in the What’s New classes? Are you eager to experiment with functionality new to you and/or included in the latest release of C/S? This class provides an opportunity for you to get hands-on exposure to some of the new features, allowing you to review and evaluate how they can enhance your business practices.Stokes 1
VB2:25 PM - 3:25 PMSeminar116 Seminar: Sales AnalysisDatacor ERP .NET offers a large number of reports, inquiries and portals which allow for the analysis of sales and profit data. The available options range from detailed transaction reports, to summaries by month, month range or year, with a nearly endless number of subtotaling choices. This seminar will compare and contrast the various programs on the Invoicing and Sales Analysis menus to help you determine which are best matched to meet various sets of requirements.  We will also explain the system custom options which affect sales and profit reporting, and explore options for entering forecast/budget figures and analyzing them versus actual sales.Governor A
VB2:25 PM - 3:25 PMWorkshop118 Workshop: Datacor ERP .NET Data Analysis and Reporting

Many of Datacor ERP report screens have been re-engineered and released in Datacor ERP .NET. This workshop will also take an in-depth look at the options available in the Datacor ERP .NET report screens. Both the filtering and sorting options have been expanded to include almost any possible field directly related to the data being analyzed, and the built-in Datasheet tab allows for quick tabular analysis without the process of previewing and exporting to some other application. Outside of the reports, Datacor ERP .NET has an abundance of native data analysis options available in the portals that this workshop will explore in full, including grouping and totaling and custom calculated columns.

Bloomfield
VB2:25 PM - 3:25 PMGroup Discussion117 Group Discussion: Supply Chain Roundtable

An open discussion regarding supply chain challenges and opportunities. How did the 2021 global supply chain crisis impact your business? What trends do you anticipate moving forward? Learn how your peers have risen to the same challenges you face, and how they’ve addressed them through people, process, and technology.

Governor C
VB2:25 PM - 3:25 PMForum115 Accounting Forum (Part 2 of 2)

This session will focus on topics specific to the AP, AR and GL modules in Datacor ERP .NET.

Governor B
VB3:30 PM - 4:00 PMQ&A122 One-on-One Support Session - Slot 1

This session is designed to provide attendees the opportunity to spend additional time with VB team members. This will be your chance to try out the newest features and have your specific company issues answered. We encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet device, but most importantly your questions and ideas that you would like to discuss. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference. In order to give everyone an equal opportunity to meet with the team, each company should only register for one time slot and should come together as a team.

There will be a maximum of 15 companies per 30-minute time slot. 

Governor B
C/S3:30 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop107 Diagnostic Session*This lab session provides an interactive, hands-on opportunity for you to review the newest features of C/S. This session also provides an opportunity for you to spend some time with the C/S Team discussing your specific company issues. Bring your questions and have them answered in a personalized setting. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference.Stokes 1
C/S3:30 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar106 Automating the 3-Way Match Process with A/P Invoice Automation

Datacor A/P Invoice Automation saves you time, money, and frustration by automating supplier invoice matching, approvals, and voucher posting activities. In this class, you will learn how to gain control of your accounts payable process and enforce timely invoice approvals. You will see a demo of the product in action and have an opportunity to ask questions. If your Accounting team currently spends a lot of time manually matching invoices and posting vouchers, or chasing down invoice approvals, you’ll be interested in what A/P Invoice Automation has to offer.

State A
CRM3:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar129 Datacor CRM DiagnosticsMeet personally with members of the CRM team in a lab environment to discuss any questions you may have about Datacor CRM products. You are encouraged to bring your laptop or tablet device. This session is open to all attendees. We welcome current users, and those that may be interested in learning more about CRM capabilities and benefits.Executive Boardroom
VB3:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop121 Workshop: Customizing Datacor ERP .NET Screens

Datacor ERP .NET includes a vast array of options and features which allow users to change the appearance of the portals and of Datacor ERP data entry screens. Some of these are cosmetic, such as screen colors and column layouts. Others, such as custom menus, favorites, custom help guides and Spanish language support, can greatly aid in productivity. Using the “Customize” button in Datacor ERP .NET, you can move and resize fields, turn text boxes into drop down lists, add your own validation rules, and even add your own fields to screens. This workshop will allow you to explore both basic and advanced features and present a hands-on opportunity to learn about and practice using these features in the Datacor ERP .NET interface.

Bloomfield
VB3:30 PM - 5:00 PMGroup Discussion120 Group Discussion: Accounting RoundtableCome ready to share your experiences and lessons learned performing accounting/financial functions within Datacor ERP.  This roundtable discussion sets the stage to hear from others on their experiences and lessons learned. You can provide impact by sharing your own knowledge for the benefit of others. We'll look to focus on topics such as: capturing landed costs, cash forecasting, bank reconciliation, line of business reporting, factoring, capital projects and reporting.Governor A
VB3:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar119 Seminar: Batch Production SchedulingDatacor’s Resource Planning capabilities provide robust tools to help you make decisions based on the purchasing and manufacturing suggested planned orders. In this seminar we will cover topics ranging from the importance of management commitment to Resource Planning, to the overall value it can provide, and how to use various Datacor functionality including Forecasting, MRP and Batch Production Scheduling.Governor C
 3:30 PM - 11:00 PM NYC: Explore on Your Own

Have you been to New York City or as some people call it “The Big Apple”? It truly is a spectacular place to visit. That is why we are offering attendees the opportunity to explore this amazing city and experience first-hand the many different things it has to offer. If you want to attend, but do not know where to start your adventure, do not worry! Datacor is happy to provide some suggestions of New York City hotspots. The only requirement besides having fun is to return to the bus at the designated departure time or you will be responsible for your own transportation back to New Jersey.


This outing includes refreshments, snacks, and deluxe motor coach transportation to NYC and back to the hotel. The cost to attend this event is $50. Check-in begins at 3:30 PM in the hotel lobby and bus will depart promptly at 3:45 PM.

Main Lobby
VB4:00 PM - 4:30 PMQ&A122 One-on-One Support Session - Slot 2

This session is designed to provide attendees the opportunity to spend additional time with VB team members. This will be your chance to try out the newest features and have your specific company issues answered. We encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet device, but most importantly your questions and ideas that you would like to discuss. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference. In order to give everyone an equal opportunity to meet with the team, each company should only register for one time slot and should come together as a team.

There will be a maximum of 15 companies per 30-minute time slot. 

Governor B
VB4:30 PM - 5:00 PMQ&A122 One-on-One Support Session - Slot 3

This session is designed to provide attendees the opportunity to spend additional time with VB team members. This will be your chance to try out the newest features and have your specific company issues answered. We encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet device, but most importantly your questions and ideas that you would like to discuss. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference. In order to give everyone an equal opportunity to meet with the team, each company should only register for one time slot and should come together as a team.

There will be a maximum of 15 companies per 30-minute time slot. 

Governor B
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
 6:45 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast State B
CRM8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar241 From Prospect to Customer

Build better and lasting business relationships using Datacor CRM and CRM Traveler!

In this session, we will examine the full cycle of managing a prospect from initial contact to when they become a valued buying customer:

  • Importing Contacts & Email from Outlook
  • Managing Prospect Activity
  • Processing a Sample Request
  • Creating a Business Opportunity
  • Sending Price Quotes
  • Placing the First Order
  • Converting the Prospect to a Customer
  • Generating Mailing Lists for Follow Up & Marketing
Executive Salon
CRM8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar240 An Introduction to Datacor CRM

Today’s fast-paced business environment requires an effective means to communicate and exchange information quickly and efficiently. Our unique and advanced eBusiness solution is Datacor CRM, a state-of-the-art web application for customers, customer service, and your management and sales teams. Datacor CRM is specially designed for your industry and constructed with the most current and reliable Internet technologies to ensure that the key elements of eBusiness are satisfied.

This course is intended for those that may be less familiar with Datacor CRM:

  • Setup and Installation
  • Data Synchronization
  • Sales Force Automation
  • Notes, Tasks, & Opportunities
  • Prospect Tracking
  • Scheduling
  • Datacor ERP Integration
Executive Boardroom
C/S8:30 AM - 9:30 AMWorkshop203 Crystal Reports Workshop for Advanced Users

The Automated output option in C/S allows you to proficiently email standard documents to your customers and suppliers. Take this class to learn how you can gain immeasurable processing efficiencies by using the Automated output option with custom cloned documents and custom reports. In this workshop, you’ll gain hands-on experience setting up cloned documents and custom reports for use with the Automated output option, so they are delivered to your customers and suppliers using your own uniquely defined set of recipients.

Stokes 2
C/S8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar201 You’re in Control of your Inventory with MRPWant to know how you can profit from MRP’s “free” advice? Although you may be making wise inventory-related decisions now, why not enhance those decisions with MRP suggestions based on existing supply and demand? Using information in C/S, MRP can automatically generate suggested Purchase Orders, Batch Tickets, and Warehouse Transfers for your review. Take this class to learn about MRP functionality in C/S and how you can reap the benefits without expending extended time setting up and configuring products by using the MRP Quick Start process.State A
C/S8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar202 Keeping up with Price Changes

Your profitability depends on accurate and timely price and cost analysis, and subsequent adjustments. Using price and cost data in C/S, your profitability analysis drives the need for future price changes. Focusing on price management, topics discussed in this class include inventory cost analysis, generate cost from formulas, pricing options (including less-widely known options such as formula and index pricing), pricing setup, analysis, and maintenance, and future price maintenance. For instance, did you know you can define a Formula Price Book to easily and automatically maintain pricing based upon a gross profit markup percentage? Take this class to learn more.

Stokes 1
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMGroup Discussion221 Group Discussion: Manufacturing RoundtableAn open discussion regarding manufacturing challenges and opportunities. What manufacturing, economic, and regulatory trends are impacting your business? What technologies and practices are you looking to adopt? Exchange ideas and best practices with other manufacturing professionals.Governor A
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar220 Seminar: Document ManagementThis seminar will explore the features available for the storage and distribution of documents in Datacor ERP .NET. We will look at the interfaces available for linking documents to Datacor ERP data, and options for automatically creating documents and linking them to various types of Datacor ERP transactions. One area of focus will be the continuing enhancements to the distribution options for documents via Datacor ERP, including the ability to add your own “stamp” to documents received from vendors in the form of PDFs.Governor C
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMForum219 Customer Service Forum (Part 1 of 2)This session will focus on topics specific to the Order Entry, Invoicing, Pricing and Sales Analysis modules in Datacor ERP .NET.Governor B
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMWorkshop222 Workshop: Customizing Datacor ERP .NET Reports in MS Access (Part 1 of 2)

In addition to providing a repository of data, MS Access is one of the methods used to produce both standard and custom Datacor ERP .NET reports. This workshop will show you how to customize any of these reports as well as use them as a starting point to create your own specialized versions. We will also show you the correct way to save and publish these reports so that they can be backed up and made available to your users.

Bloomfield
CRM9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar243 Working with Datacor CRM Reports

Datacor CRM includes a Reports option that allows users to generate, view, and distribute a series of standard and custom reports.

We will review the report architecture and processing, new reports, form reports, and the steps that are necessary to begin writing your own reports:

  • CRM vs ERP Reports
  • The Importance of Report Names
  • Setting Report Permissions
  • Submitting a Report
  • Price Quote Reports
  • Sending Reports
Executive Salon
CRM9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar242 Introduction to Datacor Price IntelligenceProactive product cost, sales price, and margin management are key activities to drive business growth. In this session, you’ll learn how Datacor Price Intelligence provides pricing insights to enable you to fully optimize prices and reach your business goals. You’ll learn how Price Intelligence identifies pricing opportunities across multiple dimensions and drives pricing collaboration with sales staff. We’ll also cover the Price Intelligence roadmap and exciting features to come.Executive Boardroom
C/S9:40 AM - 10:40 AMWorkshop206 Power of DataYour C/S database contains an abundance of data. Standard C/S reports slice and dice that data to assist you in analyzing your operations. However, in addition to standard reports, C/S contains other reporting tools to help you mine data from your C/S database. Take this class to learn about existing C/S tools such as the portals, NRI, DTU, and custom Crystal reports. Gain first-hand experience in this workshop with the lesser-known, and perhaps unexplored, features of these tools that will help you customize your reporting results.Stokes 2
C/S9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar204 Managing Inventory and Supply FluctuationsHealthy inventory levels are paramount to meeting your customer’s requests and therefore a key to your business success. As a result, inventory management techniques within C/S are the focal points of this class with the goal of helping you better manage inventory levels and content in an environment of resource variabilities. Spanning multiple modules within C/S, topics include defining and using replacement products for raw materials at the Formula level, as well as substitute products at the Master Product level; Product Storage Locations and FIFO allocations; Prepaid POs; and Do Not Track Inventory in addition to ISNs (unique numbers identifying every inventory package in your warehouses).State A
C/S9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar205 From Paper to Progress: A/P Payments with Datacor ePayments

Streamline your A/P payments by increasing payment efficiencies, eliminating paper-check payments, generating cash back on card spend, and reducing A/P costs by utilizing the ePayments solution provided by Datacor ERP C/S in partnership with Corpay (formerly Nvoicepay). Take this class to learn more about seamlessly paying supplier invoices through this automated process using ACH, credit card, electronic print check, iACH, and/or iWire, with every payment optimized to pay suppliers in the manner most efficient for you.

Stokes 1
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMWorkshop225 Workshop: Customizing Datacor ERP .NET Reports in MS Access (Part 2 of 2)

In addition to providing a repository of data, MS Access is one of the methods used to produce both standard and custom Datacor ERP .NET reports. This workshop will show you how to customize any of these reports as well as use them as a starting point to create your own specialized versions. We will also show you the correct way to save and publish these reports so that they can be backed up and made available to your users.

Bloomfield
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMForum224 Seminar: Automating the 3-Way Match Process with AP Invoice Automation

Datacor AP Invoice Automation saves you time, money, and frustration by automating supplier invoice matching, approvals, and voucher posting activities. In this seminar, you will learn how to gain control of your accounts payable process and enforce timely invoice approvals. You will see a demo of the product in action and have an opportunity to ask questions. If your Accounting team currently spends a lot of time manually matching invoices and posting vouchers, or chasing down invoice approvals, you’ll be interested in what AP Invoice Automation has to offer.

Governor C
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMForum223 Customer Service Forum (Part 2 of 2)

This session will focus on topics specific to the Order Entry, Invoicing, Pricing and Sales Analysis modules in Datacor ERP .NET.

Governor B
CRM10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar244 The Notebook

This critically acclaimed feature was first released in 2005 to CRM audiences worldwide. The CRM Notebook provides a centralized location to efficiently share information about customers, prospects, suppliers and competitors. If you haven’t seen it, you won’t want to miss this screening. If you have seen it, you will likely discover something new as we dive deep into its efficacy.

  • Entering and Updating Notes and Call Reports
  • Task Management & Distribution
  • Complaint Tracking
  • Processing Sample Requests & Price Quotes
  • Communicating with Notes
  • Common Notebook Questions
  • Customizing Notes to Fit Your Business
  • Notes & Opportunities
Executive Boardroom
CRM10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar245 CRM Premium

Discover how CRM Premium can boost productivity!

Join us for a full review of the latest features:

  • Automated Database Download
  • Website Sales Lead and Product API
  • Direct Mail
  • Maps
  • Advanced Analytics
Executive Salon
C/S10:50 AM - 11:50 AMGroup Discussion207 Supply Chain Roundtable

Join us for an open discussion regarding supply chain challenges and opportunities. How did the 2021 global supply chain crisis impact your business? What trends do you anticipate moving forward? What practices are you looking to adopt? Please share your people, process, and technology concerns with us. We want to understand your perspective and how C/S could help you address these challenges in the future.

State A
C/S10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar209 Maximize Cashflow with Integrated Payment Processing

In today’s dynamic business environment, maintaining business continuity is of utmost importance. As hybrid work environments become more commonplace, A/R processes are ripe for digital transformation. Learn more about Datacor’s A/R payments offerings. Benefits of Integrated Payment Processing include simplifying customer payments, charging customer credit cards, collecting, and updating A/R all with one click in Datacor ERP, and speeding up payments by linking transactions from Order Entry to Invoicing. With Integrated Payment Processing, you can offer your customers payment flexibility.

Stokes 2
C/S10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar208 Flexibility is Key with Non-ConformanceHaving a detailed audit trail of customer complaints and other customer service issues is essential to long term customer satisfaction, not to mention required for certain industry certifications. While Non-Conformance (N/C) has been used to track more traditional customer service issues, non-traditional implementation paths are possible utilizing the extensive flexibility and customization features of this module. Take this class to learn about how you can adapt N/C within C/S to meet your needs for standardized entry and tracking of important data, including information that may or may not be tied to C/S transactions. Learning about the capabilities of the N/C module will open new doors for innovative implementations to enhance and centralize your business operations.Stokes 1
VB10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar227 Seminar: Automating the Payment Process with ePayments

Datacor ePayments, powered by Corpay (formerly Nvoicepay), saves you time, money and headaches by consolidating your disconnected payment processes into a single workflow, optimizing payments for cost savings and creating net new revenue through credit card rebates. This seminar will show you how ePayments streamlines the payment process in Datacor ERP VB. In the past, the check run process typically involved selection of vouchers, generation of reports, manual review and approval, and printing, signing and mailing of paper checks. ACH simplified this, but it was up to you to maintain bank account information for your suppliers and upload ACH files to your bank. With ePayments, you simply select vouchers for payment and Corpay does the rest!

Governor C
VB10:50 AM - 11:50 AMSeminar226 Seminar: End of Period Procedures/Financial ReconciliationEnd of period processing in Datacor ERP .NET is very forgiving, allowing periods to be easily re-opened, but there are some procedures you should follow to avoid reconciliation nightmares and to maximize the available analysis tools. This seminar will include a review of the closing procedures for the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payables, Sales and Inventory sub ledgers, and the GL. We will also demonstrate techniques for reconciling the sub ledgers to the GL.Governor B
VB10:50 AM - 11:50 AMWorkshop228 Workshop: Purchase to Pay - Benefits of Moving to .NET for Purchasing, AP, GL (Part 1 of 2)In addition to fully exploring the programs available and basic functionality, these combined seminar/workshops will concentrate on areas where features have been added or the user experience has been improved in the new interfaces within the Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay workflows.These sessions are aimed at attendees who have not started the transition to .NET for a particular module and those who are interested in doing a self-paced transition.Bloomfield
 11:50 AM - 12:50 PM Lunch State B
CRM1:00 PM - 2:00 PMSeminar246 The Price is Right

A Price Sheet is a comprehensive worksheet that is used to analyze and maintain detailed product pricing information for a specific customer or prospect. It can also be used to send a price change directly to Datacor ERP, once approved by a manager.

Are you ready to learn more about price sheets and the tools that can be used to review and analyze pricing in Datacor CRM? Well, come on down!

  • Price Book
  • Customer Pricing
  • Margin Views
  • Price History
  • Price Sheet Setup Options
  • Price Worksheets
  • Price Changes
  • Approval Process
  • Price Sheets & Datacor ERP
Executive Boardroom
CRM1:00 PM - 2:00 PMSeminar247 CRM on the Move

Out of the office? No Internet connection? No problem. Take your valuable business information with you, wherever you go. CRM Traveler is a stand-alone Windows application that works in unison with Datacor CRM, offering access to customers, prospects, products, pricing, suppliers, notes, opportunities, call reports, schedules, and other data in a disconnected environment. We will provide a high-level, introductory review of its benefits and capabilities.

Traveling with just your phone? No worries. This course will also cover the basics for using Datacor CRM on a mobile device.

Executive Salon
C/S1:00 PM - 2:00 PMWorkshop212 Excel Tips and Tricks WorkshopUsing NRI reports, DTU exports, Portal exports, and Inquiry exports, data is easily extracted from C/S into Excel, allowing you to analyze and manipulate the data within Excel. Gain exposure to, and hands-on experience with, advanced features of Excel in this workshop so you can capitalize on the benefits of Excel as a powerful reporting, investigative, and analytical tool.Stokes 2
C/S1:00 PM - 2:00 PMWorkshop211 Catching Up with C/S Workshop*Are you intrigued with some of the new C/S features you heard about in the What’s New classes? Are you eager to experiment with functionality new to you and/or included in the latest release of C/S? This class provides an opportunity for you to get hands-on exposure to some of the new features, allowing you to review and evaluate how they can enhance your business practices.Stokes 1
C/S1:00 PM - 2:00 PMSeminar210 R&D, Lab Formulation, and Regulatory Control

Research and Development, quality control, and regulatory requirements all demand your attention so we are proud to offer you some new and exciting features in these areas. Datacor’s new Lab R&D Formulation and Regulatory Control product provides the toolkit required for R&D teams to drive product innovation while ensuring regulatory compliance wherever products are produced or sold. Take this class to learn about the roadmap for this new lab formulation product, which will improve your lab operations, making it easier to create SDSs, manage R&D projects, and calculate chemical property values.

State A
VB1:00 PM - 2:00 PMForum229 Logistics ForumThis session will focus on topics specific to the Inventory Control, Purchasing, Safety and Resource Planning modules in Datacor ERP .NET.Governor A
VB1:00 PM - 2:00 PMSeminar230 Seminar: Datacor ERP .NET Customer Management with Datacor CRM

Datacor CRM is invaluable to sales teams as they interact with their customers and prospects. When combined with Datacor ERP it provides an easy-to-use tool for management with powerful analyses of numerous customer service tasks. This seminar helps identify ways to improve efficiency and standardize related workflows in areas such as Sending/Tracking Quotes, Handling Customer Complaints, and Processing Returns.

Governor C
VB1:00 PM - 2:00 PMWorkshop232 Workshop: Purchase to Pay - Benefits of Moving to .NET for Purchasing, AP, GL (Part 2 of 2)In addition to fully exploring the programs available and basic functionality, these combined seminar/workshops will concentrate on areas where features have been added or the user experience has been improved in the new interfaces within the Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay workflows. These sessions are aimed at attendees who have not started the transition to .NET for a particular module and those who are interested in doing a self-paced transition.Bloomfield
VB1:00 PM - 2:00 PMSeminar231 Seminar: Inventory Posting and Purchasing with APWith the increased volatility in pricing, the need for accurately costing inventory has become a larger issue for many chemical companies. Datacor ERP .NET includes features that allow for the simplification of the tracking of inventory costs and ensure that the different views, (Inventory, GL, Accounts Payable and Purchasing), are all in agreement. This seminar explains how to set up the Inventory GL Mapping and use it in conjunction with PO Receipts and AP voucher entry to achieve these objectives.Governor B
CRM2:10 PM - 3:10 PMSeminar249 Mail Call!

Datacor CRM includes numerous options that allow users to communicate with customers, prospects, suppliers, and co-workers using email. It also has the capability to generate and distribute email notifications and reminders automatically. We will review all of these features and learn more about the tools that are available to bridge the gap between the distribution of CRM email and Outlook.

Topics will include:

  • Email Generated by Datacor CRM
  • Defining Recipients for CRM Mail
  • Mail History
  • Note Email to Customers, Suppliers, and Co-Workers
  • Report & Document Email
  • Creating Mailing Lists in Datacor CRM and CRM Traveler
  • Outlook Email, Datacor CRM, and CRM Traveler
  • Troubleshooting Mail
Executive Salon
CRM2:10 PM - 3:10 PMSeminar248 Customer Portal

Datacor CRM offers a secure and accessible portal that your customers can use to view product information, pricing, SDS, spec sheets, order status, invoices, A/R, and sales history. It also includes fully integrated order processing, where more than 12,000 orders are entered each month.

This session will focus on the setup and operation of the Customer Portal and how your business can take advantage of its timesaving features:

  • Customer Setup & Security
  • Account Information (Products, Pricing, Orders, Invoices, A/R, Sales)
  • Entering Orders in Datacor CRM
  • Processing CRM Orders in Datacor ERP
  • Order Notification & Confirmation
  • Order Templates & Reminders
  • Product Catalog
Executive Boardroom
C/S2:10 PM - 3:10 PMSeminar213 Stay Tuned with Plant Maintenance

How do you track repair requests for everything from equipment in the plant to printers in the office? How do you manage regularly required preventative maintenance on plant, office, and/or transportation equipment? Learn how you can use Plant Maintenance (P/M) and Work Orders in C/S to facilitate tracking, scheduling, and completing repair as well as preventative maintenance work throughout all your facilities. One centralized repository of requests in C/S allows for more efficient management and execution of repairs, as well as cost savings on the consolidation and scheduling of Work Orders. Realize the benefits of integrated P/M functionality which include, for example, the integration of parts required for repairs with your inventory, as well as generating reoccurring Preventative Maintenance Work Orders based on number of batches or volume of product manufactured.

State A
C/S2:10 PM - 3:10 PMWorkshop215 Workshop Workspace

Did you miss a workshop class due to a scheduling conflict? Would you like additional time for your workshop exercises? Responding to feedback from prior InterAXions, we’re giving you that chance! Sign up for this session for the opportunity to independently walk through any of this year’s workshop exercises in our InterAXions environment with C/S team members ready to answer your questions.

Stokes 2
C/S2:10 PM - 3:10 PMWorkshop214 Workflow & Quick Tasks to Enhance Internal Communication Workshop

Effective and timely communication increases operational efficiency as well as company-wide coordination and transparency. Take this class to learn about tools within C/S that encourage, enhance, and enforce interdepartmental and intradepartmental communication. Users can create their own to-do lists and assign transaction-related tasks to others. Use C/S functionality to define standard as well as ad-hoc communication paths, workflows, and tasks to ensure your company’s information exchange is managed effectively and efficiently.

Stokes 1
VB2:10 PM - 3:10 PMForum233 Manufacturers Forum

About half of the companies that attend InterAXions identify themselves as manufacturers. This seminar will provide an opportunity for attendees from these companies to focus on topics specific to their industry segment and will include the Top 10 lists for the BT and QC modules.

Governor C
VB2:10 PM - 3:10 PMSeminar234 Seminar: User-Centered Innovation and Design Thinking

User Experience is a new discipline at Datacor that encompasses all aspects of the end-user’s interaction with Datacor, our services, and our products. Its goals include improving user onboarding, product usability, and accelerating user productivity. In this seminar, you’ll learn how Datacor applies user experience and design techniques to our products. You’ll also have an opportunity to provide feedback that will be used to improve our products and will learn about additional opportunities to engage Datacor on user experience initiatives.

Governor A
VB2:10 PM - 3:10 PMWorkshop235 Workshop: Order to Cash - Benefits of Moving to .NET for Order Entry, Invoicing, AR, GL (Part 1 of 2)In addition to fully exploring the programs available and basic functionality, these combined seminar/workshops will concentrate on areas where features have been added or the user experience has been improved in the new interfaces within the Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay workflows. These sessions are aimed at attendees who have not started the transition to .NET for a particular module and those who are interested in doing a self-paced transition.Bloomfield
VB3:20 PM - 3:50 PMQ&A239 One-on-One Support Session - Slot 1

This session is designed to provide attendees the opportunity to spend additional time with VB team members. This will be your chance to try out the newest features and have your specific company issues answered. We encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet device, but most importantly your questions and ideas that you would like to discuss. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference. In order to give everyone an equal opportunity to meet with the team, each company should only register for one time slot and should come together as a team.

There will be a maximum of 15 companies per 30-minute time slot. 

Executive Boardroom
CRM3:20 PM - 4:20 PMSeminar250 Datacor CRM Diagnostics IIMeet personally with members of the CRM team in a lab environment to discuss any questions you may have about Datacor CRM products. You are encouraged to bring your laptop or tablet device. This session is open to all attendees. We welcome current users, and those that may be interested in learning more about CRM capabilities and benefits.Executive Salon
C/S3:20 PM - 4:20 PMSeminar218 Process Improvement OpportunitiesWant to learn more about existing integrated software solutions to streamline your business operations? This session will review a wide-range of Datacor “out of the box” software solutions and product offerings. Use this opportunity to discuss your needs and learn about our solutions for process improvements in areas such as Customer Relationship Management and Customer Portal functionality, Wireless Barcoding, Asset Tracking, MRP, ePayment Automation, Credit Card Processing, and Document Management.Stokes 2
C/S3:20 PM - 4:20 PMWorkshop217 Diagnostic Session*This lab session provides an interactive, hands-on opportunity for you to review the newest features of C/S. This session also provides an opportunity for you to spend some time with the C/S Team discussing your specific company issues. Bring your questions and have them answered in a personalized setting. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference.Stokes 1
C/S3:20 PM - 4:20 PMSeminar216 Introduction to MESLearn how Datacor MES enables the manufacturing enterprise to execute & control manufacturing processes and identify & eliminate waste from all aspects of manufacturing. In this class, we’ll cover how Datacor MES enables you to gain visibility and control over the shop floor. You will learn how to structure formulas and batch tickets to ensure batches are produced safely, efficiently, and with high quality every time. You’ll also learn how Datacor MES enables visibility and collaboration beyond the shop floor driving efficiencies in the lab, warehouse, and customer service.State A
VB3:20 PM - 4:20 PMWorkshop238 Workshop: Order to Cash - Benefits of Moving to .NET for Order Entry, Invoicing, AR, GL (Part 2 of 2)In addition to fully exploring the programs available and basic functionality, these combined seminar/workshops will concentrate on areas where features have been added or the user experience has been improved in the new interfaces within the Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay workflows. These sessions are aimed at attendees who have not started the transition to .NET for a particular module and those who are interested in doing a self-paced transition.Bloomfield
VB3:20 PM - 4:20 PMSeminar236 Seminar: Automating Procedures Using the Datacor Task ServerWould you like your Datacor ERP system to keep working after you’ve left for the day? The Datacor Task Service, the replacement for the Background Processor, provides the long-awaited solution. In this seminar, we’ll show you how to set up job procedures to run nightly, weekly or even monthly reports and email or print them automatically. Even invoices and future price updates can be automated. We’ll also show you how to use Task Service to run various start of day, end of day and end of month tasks, including making backup copies of your database and doing compact/repairs.Governor C
VB3:20 PM - 4:20 PMSeminar237 Seminar: Datacor EDI and XML Import UtilitiesEDI and XML offer Datacor customers the ability to replace manual processes that are sometimes slow and prone to error with faster, more accurate methods. For instance, setting up an EDI interchange will allow your larger customers who prefer to use EDI to submit their orders to you electronically. And with XML you can automate the transfer of orders you’ve received on your website directly to the Datacor ERP. This seminar will drill into the power of EDI and XML and highlight the ways Datacor can help with their setup and configuration.Governor A
VB3:50 PM - 4:20 PMQ&A239 One-on-One Support Session - Slot 2

This session is designed to provide attendees the opportunity to spend additional time with VB team members. This will be your chance to try out the newest features and have your specific company issues answered. We encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet device, but most importantly your questions and ideas that you would like to discuss. In the past, this class has proven to be one of the most anticipated sessions of the conference. In order to give everyone an equal opportunity to meet with the team, each company should only register for one time slot and should come together as a team.

There will be a maximum of 15 companies per 30-minute time slot. 

Executive Boardroom
 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Datacor's Bring Back the 90's Party Governor Ballroom
Thursday, May 12, 2022
 6:45 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast State B
CRM8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar314 Sales & Margin Analysis

Learn more about how sales data is structured in Datacor CRM, and the tools that are available to analyze performance and profitability.

Topics will include:

  • Summary Dashboards
  • Customizing Sales Views
  • Sales Reports
  • Exporting Sales Data
  • Budgets
  • Sales by Supplier
  • Troubleshooting Sales Discrepancies
Executive Salon
CRM8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar313 Advanced CRM Traveler

This advanced class assumes a general working knowledge of CRM Traveler, the stand-alone Windows application that works in unison with Datacor CRM.

We will cover a variety of topics, including:

  • Sales Agents and Groups
  • Importing Prospects
  • Maps
  • Economic Analysis
  • Outlook Integration
  • Campaigns
  • Energy
  • Advanced Search Techniques
  • Mailing Lists
  • And More!
Executive Boardroom
C/S8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar301 What’s New and Top Ten Requests Part IVThis session is a continuation of What’s New and Top Ten Requests Parts I, II and III. While additional new features and Top Ten items may be covered, we will also open up the conversation to attendees and other topics of interest. We want to hear from you about the application of previous Top Ten items, how new features were implemented, and any other creative solutions you have successfully carried out.State A
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMForum304 Administrative/Information Technology (IT) Forum (Part 1 of 2)The Administration/IT Forum will cover topics involving Datacor ERP maintenance and administration, including the Administration, File Maintenance and Constants menus. It will also provide an opportunity to discuss areas of IT that relate to Datacor ERP, such as servers, remote access, printers, scheduled tasks, emailing, backup and recovery, etc.Governor B
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMWorkshop307 Workshop: Working With Your Data in MS Access

This workshop introduces users to the Datacor ERP .NET database. We will explain some of the basic concepts of the Microsoft Access relational database and show you how you can extend the capabilities of Datacor ERP .NET by working directly with the data. You will learn the basics of using queries and other features of Microsoft Access. We will also review tips and techniques specific to the most recent versions of MS Access. If you are new to Datacor ERP .NET, or you are ready to look “under the hood," this workshop is a must.

Bloomfield
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMGroup Discussion306 Group Discussion: How to Succeed with Resource Planning in Datacor ERP .NET

Resource Planning is a time-tested business philosophy, supported by the Resource Planning (RP) Module in Datacor ERP .NET. We will discuss Forecasting, Master Scheduling and Material Requirements Planning, along with how related functions outside the Resource Planning Module can impact the success of your implementation. Product consultants will be present to share their experiences with real world implementations of MRP in Datacor ERP and the benefits of a successful deployment.

Governor A
VB8:30 AM - 9:30 AMSeminar305 Seminar: Datacor ERP Best Practices

This seminar will take advantage of the decades worth of experience available on the Datacor ERP .NET team to review best practices and to get the most from the Datacor ERP software, from application setup and distribution on the server, to system configuration, user interface options and data entry. You’ll learn at least one or two techniques that you can use immediately upon returning to your office. This seminar will also serve as a preview of topics which will be covered across the various course offerings at InterAXions.

Governor C
CRM9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar315 Bucking the System

Datacor CRM includes hundreds of system level options that control the general behavior of the application.

We will review some of the more popular settings and discuss how they can impact your business:

  • Security
  • Order Processing
  • Lots
  • Alerts
  • Save Warnings
  • Purchase Orders
  • Administrator User Switch
  • Inactive Items
  • Mandatory Fields
  • And More!
Executive Boardroom
CRM9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar316 Contact Management & Prospect Tracking

This class will focus on contact management and prospect tracking, including:

  • Contact Organization
  • Contact Types
  • Contact Free Fields
  • Adding, Changing, & Finding Contacts
  • Contact Email
  • Export/Import (Excel, Outlook & CRM Traveler)
  • Prospect Notes & Opportunities
  • Prospect Free Fields
  • Converting Prospects to Customers/Suppliers
  • Prospect to Customer History & Analysis
Executive Salon
C/S9:40 AM - 10:40 AMForum302 Thursday ForumThis session features industry-related topics that affect your business performance. The class provides insight into various topics in general, in addition to providing C/S-driven approaches to address various tasks. We also want to hear from you about your related requirements and steps you have taken toward a solution.State A
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMWorkshop311 Workshop: Case Studies in Portal Possibilities

The portals are the first thing you see when opening Datacor ERP .NET and represent the core of the software. But with over half a dozen data specific portals, some with over a dozen tabs and each of those multiple panels and grids, the sheer amount of data available can be overwhelming. This workshop will focus on solving a number of specific business cases that will demonstrate the full power of the data and functionality available in the portals.

Bloomfield
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar309 Seminar: Price Increases/Future CostsIn today’s rapidly changing markets, suppliers are making changes to their prices at an unprecedented pace. Your business must be able to quickly adapt to those changes to maximize margin. In this seminar you will learn the most effective ways to utilize Datacor to keep supplier prices current, how to ensure future costs are accurate and how to notify your customers appropriately.Governor A
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMSeminar310 Seminar: Introduction to MESLearn how Datacor MES enables the manufacturing enterprise to execute & control manufacturing processes and identify & eliminate waste from all aspects of manufacturing. In this session, we’ll cover how Datacor MES enables you to gain visibility and control over the shop floor. You will learn how to structure formulas and batch tickets to ensure batches are produced safely, efficiently, and with high quality every time. You’ll also learn how Datacor MES enables visibility and collaboration beyond the shop floor driving efficiencies in the lab, warehouse, and customer service.Governor C
VB9:40 AM - 10:40 AMForum308 Administrative/Information Technology (IT) Forum (Part 2 of 2)The Administration/IT Forum will cover topics involving Datacor ERP maintenance and administration, including the Administration, File Maintenance and Constants menus. It will also provide an opportunity to discuss areas of IT that relate to Datacor ERP, such as servers, remote access, printers, scheduled tasks, emailing, backup and recovery, etc.Governor B
CRM10:50 AM - 11:30 AMSeminar317 Test Your KnowledgeAfter almost three days of Datacor CRM education and training, it’s time to see what we’ve learned! In our final class, you can test your knowledge in a fun and interactive question and answer seminar. Learn even more about Datacor CRM and see where you rank among your peers (don’t worry it’s anonymous). Bring your tablet or laptop to participate!Executive Boardroom
C/S10:50 AM - 11:30 AMGroup Discussion303 Platform Discussion

This final session includes a status update on C/S in general as well as on our planned future development direction. This class is an open forum to discuss and exchange ideas or concerns, in addition to wrapping up our 2020 InterAXions conversation. Feedback from the community is encouraged, including suggestions for next year’s InterAXions, along with ideas for future enhancements. Suggestions for discussion can be submitted by attendees prior to the conference by emailing cs-support@datacor.com. Please reference this class in the suggestion.

State A
VB10:50 AM - 11:30 AMSeminar312 Seminar: Datacor ERP.NET Wrap-up

As the final session, the Wrap-up will provide an opportunity to discuss ideas and suggestions that have come to light during the conference, in terms of Datacor's Product Roadmap, Datacor’s services and interAXions itself.

Governor B
 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch State B