Get Ready for JDA DEVCON!

Developers! Coders! Engineers! Architects!

JDA cordially invites talented and innovative minds from around the world to join us to turn ideas into reality. Join us for the first ever JDA DEVCON on May 6, 2019, one day before our award-winning annual customer conference – JDA ICON 2019 – begins! JDA DEVCON is everything you want to know about JDA API’s and applications in a one-day immersive conference experience.

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What's in it for you:

Meet the engineers behind your favorite JDA products and solutions, get hands-on with immersive breakout sessions and workshops, and network with like-minded innovators. Roll up your sleeves for a full day of hands-on workshops, speakers, breakout sessions and networking!

  • Learn from JDA experts plus other industry luminaries who share the latest knowledge and demonstrate new development techniques
  • Gain access to a rich set of JDA API lessons and examples
  • Network with fellow developers
  • Establish a direct pipeline to the minds of the best and brightest in JDA app development
  • Learn new techniques that will make your apps more effective
  • Help make JDA APIs more extensible and more powerful

JDA DEVCON is specifically intended for developers among JDA customers and alliance partners. To apply for complimentary attendance, fill out the registration form and we will be in touch!

In Partnership with

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Featured Speakers


We’re happy to announce our latest featured speaker: Ryan Lowdermilk, Product Technical Specialist with Microsoft, who will discuss key considerations for JDA partners and customers using JDA (and Azure) as a development platform. Ryan has led some of the industry’s top brands in planning, designing and building cloud solutions powered by the Microsoft Cloud.


Manan Sanghvi is a Principal Solutions Engineer at MuleSoft, creator of the leading platform for building application networks. At MuleSoft he helps customers architect their solutions using the Anypoint platform. He has years of experience in the field of integrations and API's and studied Information Systems Management at Carnegie Mellon.

Test Drive the Industry’s First Supply Chain Platform


JDA has announced its AI-powered Supply Chain Management (SCM) Platform which will enable customers and application development and technology partners to create cutting-edge applications on top of JDA’s solutions for the first time. To learn more about the JDA SCM Platform, check out the press release.

“With its enterprise capabilities and intelligence-driven design, the JDA SCM platform is the ideal match for Microsoft Azure,” said Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of Microsoft’s Cloud + AI division. “Azure’s enterprise-proven flexibility, reliability and scale, along with its enterprise AI capabilities, make it the most optimal foundation for JDA’s development platform and services. Together, Azure and JDA’s SCM Platform provide our mutual customers a powerful combination to drive digital transformation across their businesses.”

Event Details


Monday | May 6, 2019

10:00 a.m. CST - 6:00 p.m. CST

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine Texas 76051 USA

This important event precedes the award-winning JDA ICON 2019 event, May 7-9, at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Conference Center. Come for DEVCON and be sure to also register for JDA ICON 2019, the biggest and best supply chain user conference of the year!

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May 6th, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm

General Session

10:00am - 10:15am

Opening Video and Welcome

Girish Rishi, Chief Executive Officer, JDA Software

10:15am - 11:00am

JDA Platform Overview, Marketplace Portal, Mobile Strategy & API Management Overview

Desikan Madhavanur, Chief Development Officer, JDA Software

11:00am – 11:30am

Key Considerations: JDA with Azure as a Development Platform

Ryan Lowdermilk, Product Technical Specialist, Microsoft

11:30am – 12:00pm

App Demos

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch and Networking

1:00pm – 1:30pm

App Demos continued

1:30pm – 2:00pm

AI/Machine Learning

Felix Wick, Vice President, Data Science at Blue Yonder, a JDA company

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Integration & API Orchestration

Bob Simonoff, Sr. Architect, JDA and Manan Sanghvi, Principal Solutions Engineer, MuleSoft

2:45pm – 3:00pm

PM Break

3:00pm – 4:30pm

Hands-on Workshops

Sessions run concurrently
  • Luminate Demand Edge
  • Luminate Control Tower
  • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Tasking for Warehouse
  • Transportation Management Systems (TMS)
  • Workforce Management Systems (WMS)
  • Category Management (CATMAN)

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Participating in the JDA Ecosystem

Alex Price, Group Vice President of Alliances, JDA Software

5:00pm – 5:30pm

Wrap Up and Conference Close

Desikan Madhavanur, Chief Development Officer, JDA Software

5:30pm – 7:00pm

Constellation JDA and Networking