EDP Software

EDP Software to Attend Workforce Planning in Mining Conference as a Promotional Sponsor


Vancouver, BC -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/26/2014 -- EDP Software is the maker of SchedulePro , a custom workforce scheduling solution that adapts to the unique needs of organizations. The Vancouver-based firm will be attending and serving as a promotional sponsor at the 4th Annual Workforce Planning in Mining Conference, held by American Leaders for an exclusive audience of Senior Executives in workforce planning, workforce management, human resources, and talent management.

In a rapidly changing competitive landscape, Canadian mining companies are facing several challenges in human resources management. Wider economic trends such as the impending retirement of the Baby Boom generation and the difficulty in attracting and retaining top talent are presenting unique problems for an industry that relies on a highly technical and skilled workforce. High-level management is becoming increasingly aware of the impact that a well-built workforce plan has on future success.

The 4th Annual Workforce Planning in Mining will focus on key topics that drive excellence in workforce planning and broader business strategy. This intensive 2-day conference will feature workshops on overcoming operational challenges, talent recruitment and retention programs, as well as promoting workplace diversity. American Leaders, which organizes and executes in-depth industry events across North America, will bring together an exclusive audience of senior executives in the mining industry to discuss key issues and learn about the latest technologies and best practices for workforce management. The conference details are as follows:

Wednesday, October 1 and Thursday, October 2, 2014
4th Annual Workforce Planning in Mining

Hyatt Regency
Toronto, Canada

As a promotional sponsor of the conference, EDP Software will be attending and participating in the conference proceedings. SchedulePro is well-equipped to handle the unique demands in the mining industry, and has a track record of delivering customized employee scheduling solutions for medium to large enterprises in energy and manufacturing. An advanced scheduling solution is key to optimizing workforce productivity and lowering the bottom line. At the conference, SchedulePro experts will be on hand to share in-depth insights from case studies with clients like Ford and Shell, in addition to offering one-on-one consultations with conference attendees on their unique scheduling needs.

Attendees of the 2014 Workforce Planning in Mining Conference are encouraged to learn more about how SchedulePro can streamline workflows, eliminate compliance risk, and minimize costs around workforce management. More details about the conference can be found at: http://energy.americanleaders.com/workforce-mining-conference

About EDP Software
EDP Software is a leading provider of web-based and custom workforce management software. Our main product is SchedulePro, which delivers tailored and cutting-edge employee scheduling solutions for enterprises like Ford and Shell. We also offer unique analytics and reporting features, in addition to time and attendance and payroll integration. We are located in the beautiful Gastown district of Vancouver, with offices in Ontario and New Brunswick.

Learn more at  www.edpsoftware.com

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Erica Sprague
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