Cloud Transformation: A Technology Approach that Works

A Premier Gathering of Project Controls Experts

  Postillion Hotel & Convention Centre WTC, Rotterdam, Netherlands       12 May 2022 | 13:30 to 16:45    


Get inspired and expand your Project Controls digital transformation journey

It's a fact. Cloud technology changes FAST. And that's why LoadSpring Solutions and Primaned have partnered to connect experts with professionals, contractors,  IT, and engineers in the Project Controls space. Learn how the City of Amsterdam transformed its business with Cloud Transformation technology. 

Learn from Cloud and Project Controls Leaders

From business professionals to IT administrators, attendees will learn what the most innovative cloud technology can do for you:

  • How can you profit from a cloud transformation model?
  • How can a transformation re-envision and optimize your processes, decisions, and experiences?

Join us at the World Trade Center in Rotterdam, 12 May for an afternoon packed with insight to address, and explore new possibilities and opportunities for your business. Simply fill out the form to reserve your seat.  Don't wait—limited seating.



12 May 2022 | 13:30 to 16:45
Postillion Hotel & Convention Centre
World Trade Center
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Reserve now! Limited seating.

Registration closes when all seats are reserved.


SPEAKERS

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    Eric Leighton, CEO & Founder
    LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.

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    Dr Asif Sharif, Managing Director
    LoadSpring Solutions Ltd
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    Paul Vogels, Managing Director,
    Primaned 

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    Sjef van Vugt, Key-accountmanager 
    Primaned
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    Marcel Pieters, Planning Architect
    The City of Amsterdam

AGENDA

TIME

AGENDA DETAILS - 12 MAY 2022
13:30 - 14:00 Registration and Check-in in the lobby outside the meeting room.
14:00 - 14:15
Introduction: EVENT AND SPEAKERS | Paul Vogels, Managing Director, Primaned
14:15 - 14:30

Expert: CLOUD MATURITY & DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION | Dr Asif Sharif, Managing Director, LoadSpring Solutions Ltd
14:30 - 14:45 Expert: HOW PRIMANED CREATED A VIRTUAL SINGLE SHARED PRIMAVERA P6 ENVIRONMENT | Paul Vogels, Managing Director, Primaned
14:45 - 15:00 Short Break
15:00 - 15:15 Expert: HOW CLOUD-BASED SOFTWARE IS A CATALYST FOR INTEGRATED PROJECT CONTROLS | Sjef van Vugt, Key-Accountmanager, Primaned
15:15 - 15:30
Customer: CITY OF AMSTERDAM INSIGHTS | Marcel Pieters, Planning Architect/Project Controls Expert, The City of Amsterdam
15:30 - 15:45 Expert: DATA LAKE DEVELOPMENT WITH LOADSPRING PROJECTINTEL & LOADSPRING ANALYTICS | Eric Leighton, LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.
15:45 - 16:00 Questions & Answers
16:00 - 16:45 Post-Event Drinks and Snacks

MEET THE EXPERTS

Eric Leighton, CEO & Founder | LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.   

Eric Leighton established LoadSpring in 1999 to give enterprise project controls organisations fast, easy, secure access to cloud-hosted apps, data, and intel. His vision and strategy led to LoadSpring Cloud Platform, LoadSpring’s proprietary gateway to sophisticated, data-driven applications and IT infrastructure. For more than 20 years, he and LoadSpring have built trusted partnerships with many of the largest organizations in the world. He understands what companies face when deploying and implementing today’s complex cloud strategies. He values best-of-class support for customers above all else. Together with his cloud specialists, they work with more than 100,000 users worldwide on millions of projects.

Data Lake Development with LoadSpring ProjectINTEL and LoadSpringANALYTICS

LoadSpring is more than just a cloud solution for hosting your project control applications. Our passionate experts have also perfected a suite of tools to meet your analytic goals. Together, LoadSpring ProjectINTEL & LoadSpringANALTYICS means your company will have usable data that you can trust. Learn about our proprietary process to quickly get you to statistically significant and trustworthy analytics.

  • Our process ensures you have trusted and statistically significant data to analyze
  • LoadSpring’s ProjectINTEL is a powerful tool that lets you directly harvest raw project data with quantity control mechanisms to build a clean, usable data lake
  • LoadSpringANALYTICS automate your S-curve development

Dr Asif Sharif, Managing Director | LoadSpring Solutions Ltd   

Dr Asif Sharif is Managing Director for LoadSpring Solutions Ltd, a global cloud solutions provider offering the highest level of managed cloud services. He heads EMEA Operations, bolstering LoadSpring’s presence in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, delivering benefits through process, technology, and change initiatives. He helps large, international construction-specialised organizations deliver cloud projects that utilise technology for business transformation. Moreover, he directs executive-level efforts in business development, management boards, and consulting teams.

Cloud Maturity and Digital Transformation

Organisations across all industries are evaluating their digital transformation strategies. But, in uncertain times and a market flooded with options, how do you know what is best for your company?

  • Selecting the correct secure Cloud infrastructure.
  • Ensuring visibility across multiple projects.
  • Maintaining enterprise accessibility and custody of your data.

Paul Vogels, Managing Director | Primaned   

Paul Vogels is the managing director of Primaned, a boutique consulting firm in Project Controls. He is a real ambassador for getting more awareness of Project Controls. With an education in Business Administration and Informatics, he bridges the gap between the business value and the digitalization for the organisations they are advising. As a real Xennial, his motto is to motivate the generation X to let go of the past and go digital!

How Primaned Created a Virtual Single Shared Primavera P6 environment

With a large scalable solution to host Primavera p6 licences, a foundation for a robust scheduling platform has been created by Primaned and LoadSpring. Starting from 1 licence with a huge potential to grow and expand and integrate different project controls knowledge areas, this is a huge opportunity for organisations to have a dedicated and specialised IT platform with the huge investments needed.

  • How to profit from the Primaned and LoadSpring Cloud Platform with just a few licences
  • What growth and expansions can be realised
  • How this platform can give you a dedicated Project Controls IT department without the investment

Sjef van Vugt, Key-accountmanager Project Controls | Primaned   

Sjef van Vugt is Key-accountmanager Project Controls at Primaned, a boutique consulting firm in Project Controls. He is focused on the international expansion of Primaned and responsible for many of the international clients. As every Primaned colleague, he’s an ambassador of Project Controls and shares the vision that Project Controls is a profession that needs full dedication within every organisation. He combines his open and transparent personality with in-depth knowledge of Project Controls to support his clients and connect them to share their challenges and grow their awareness of the benefits of project controls supported by best-of-breed software.

How Cloud-based Software is a catalyst for Integrated Project Controls

Project Controls is the analytical part of Project Management and is focused on a set of knowledge areas. To benefit the most from Project Controls, integration of the knowledge areas is key, and the support of dedicated and specialised software is an important part of the equation People, Processes, Tools.

  • What’s integrated Project Controls
  • How can it be beneficial to your organisation
  • How does (cloud-based) software support integrated Project Controls

Marcel Pieters, Planning Architect/Project Controls Expert | The City of Amsterdam   

As a very experienced Planning & Project Controls expert Marcel Pieters is a key user and planning architect at the City of Amsterdam. With the selection committee he carved out the requirements for a planning & risk solution to support the 4 business units at the city of Amsterdam. (Metro & Tram; Engineering Bureau; Project Management Bureau & Traffic & Public Space).

Together with Primaned and Loadspring Professional Services teams he was responsible for the like-for-like migration from an On Premise Primavera P6 and Risk Analysis solution to a cloud environment in Frankfurt powered by Loadspring and Primaned

The City of Amsterdam Improves Compliance, Security, and Migration Using Managed Cloud Services

Marcel Pieters will, on behalf of the Municipality of Amsterdam, give an insight on the use case why they have gone to market to look for a managed solution around Primavera p6 and other Project Controls solutions. He will share the requirements they have defined and the municipality of Amsterdam.

  • Looking for a full-service provider to deal with outsourcing responsibility and reduce the complexity for IT
  • Compliancy on safety in combination with internal and external users & stakeholders as Governmental organisation
  • Complex migration plan. (as-is, fully aligned, outside office hours, extensively tested)

 

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SPEAKERS | VENUE | AGENDA

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    Eric Leighton, CEO & Founder
    LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.

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    Dr Asif Sharif, Managing Director
    LoadSpring Solutions Ltd
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    Paul Vogels, Managing Director
    Primaned
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    Sjef van Vugt, Key Account Manager
    Primaned 
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    Marcel Pieters, Precision Engineer
    City of Amsterdam
Time
Details
1330 - 1400 Registration and Check-in in the lobby outside the meeting room.
1400 - 1415
Introduction: EVENT AND SPEAKERS | Paul Vogels, Managing Director, Primaned
1415 - 1430

Expert: CLOUD MATURITY & DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION | Dr Asif Sharif, Managing Director, LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.
1430 - 1445 Expert: P6 SHARED ENVIRONMENT| Paul Vogels, Managing Director, Primaned
1445 - 1500 Short Break
1500 - 1515 Expert: HOW CLOUD-BASED SOFTWARE IS A CATALYST FOR INTEGRATED PROJECT CONTROLS | Sjef van Vugt, Key-Accountmanager, Primaned
1515 - 1530
Customer: CITY OF AMSTERDAM INSIGHTS | Marcel Pieters, Precision Engineer, City of Amsterdam
1530 - 1545 Expert: DATA LAKE DEVELOPMENT WITH LOADSPRING PROJECTINTEL & LOADSPRING ANALYTICS | Eric Leighton, LoadSpring Solutions, Inc.
1545 - 1600 Questions & Answers
1600 - 1645 Post-event Drinks and Snacks