News

February 18, 2020

Update on Planon Configuration Status

Exciting news! Planon’s technical developers have started the first of two configurations to set-up maintenance, asset and inventory management functionality for UBC. Following a review with the business, UBC has requested several changes to Planon’s out-of-the-box processes and workflows to meet operational needs. When the initial configurations are complete, EMMS will schedule meetings with staff […]

February 5, 2020

What’s Changing with Planon?

The most obvious change with Planon is the introduction of a new tool with expanded functionality, a new interface to become familiar with and access to a greater depth of information based on your role. There will be new terminology to learn, a new layout to navigate to information and a step-by-step workflow to complete […]

January 20, 2020

New Year, New Planon Poster Series

What better way to kick-off the New Year than with a new poster series. During the Planning and Design stages with Planon, we heard about your current pain points and what you hoped Planon would deliver in the future. Check out four (4) new posters this month and digital signage which focus on how Planon […]

January 7, 2020

Planon Configuration Stage Begins

What a way to start the new year! Following months of hard work by dozens of people and hundreds of hours of Design meetings to explore how to leverage Planon’s capabilities, we’re beginning the next step in the EMMS project, Planon’s Configuration stage! Over the next few months, Planon’s technical development team will generate the […]

December 16, 2019

UBC’s Change Communities Build Staff Resilience

In addition to supporting staff prepare for Planon, the EMMS Change Management (CM) team is working alongside practitioners within the VPFO portfolio and across UBC to align joint Planon and Workday communications and engagement activities. Leading up to Go Live, EMMS will coordinate training and support for Phase 1 stakeholders adapt to these new tools […]