- May 16-19, 2017

Interaxions Blog

Announcing Interaxions 2017 Class Lineup

Jan 17, 2017 9:30:00 AM

Today is the day, we officially unveil the full lineup of classes for Interaxions 2017. We are offering over 90 different classes consisting of seminars, open forums, group discussion, workshops and much more for Chempax and eChempax users of all levels. You can view the entire selection of classes here.




Planning to attend Interaxions 2017?

Are you (or someone from your company) planning on attending Interaxions 2017? Great, we can't wait to see you there! In the meantime as you wait for registration to open, you can start to build your personal schedules using our class schedule worksheets below.



Remember to register early to take advantage of our early bird pricing and to guarantee your seat for the classes that you wish to attend.

How To Convince Your Boss to Send You To Interaxions 2017

Jan 12, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Are you excited about attending Interaxions 2017, but finding it difficult to get your boss on board? Chances are your boss is debating if it’s really going to be valuable for you to attend or if you just want an excuse to get out of the office and enjoy Atlantic City for several days. Rest assure, here are some useful tips and resources that will help ease your manager’s fears and demonstrate the tremendous value of attending Interaxions.


Convince Boss


We have prepared a justification letter for you to assist in pitching Interaxions to your boss.




Align Class Topics to Your Goals

This year, Interaxions will feature over 60 class breakout sessions, which means a lot of opportunity to strengthen your knowledge and skills on Chempax and eChempax to support your company goals. We have highlighted possible topics that you can expect at Interaxions 2017. We will be announcing the finalized class schedule soon.


At Interaxions, we’re extremely focused on providing a well-balanced and rich educational program that will equip you with the tools and resources you need to do your job better, and the inspiration to return to the office with a new sense of energy.


Tip: Make sure you subscribe to our Interaxions Blog so that you’ll receive updates on Interaxions 2017 and be the first to know when the full class schedule is released.


“The variety of classes offered each year has helped me learn so much about Chempax and eChempax." – Lacie P.


Demonstrate Importance of Networking

Networking is the heart and soul of Interaxions. Making connections with your industry peers and everyone in the Datacor community is very beneficial to building your network.


Opportunities for networking at the conference are everywhere. From social events, breakout sessions, lunches and much more, there is always time to meet new people to exchange ideas.


Tip: Think about what is important to your boss and highlight how networking with industry peers can help you gain insight that you need to reach your goals.


"Networking is always a plus – having the opportunity to meet and discuss with other users how they handle things always sends me home with new ideas." - Melba C.


Plan Your Travel Cost-Effectively

We have a block of discounted hotel rooms at Harrah’s Resorts for Interaxions 2017 attendees and you can save hundreds by taking advantage of this special rate. Be aware that hotel rooms do book fast, so register early to get access to the hotel block and snag a great rate.


Atlantic City does have a small airport, but flights are limited to this airport. The closest major airport to Harrah's Resorts is the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL). It is approximately a 50 minute shuttle ride from airport to Harrah's Resorts.


Tip: Use an app like Hopper to keep an eye on airfare prices and book at the best time.


"I really enjoyed how informative the classes were and all that I got out of my experience there. Thank you for having me and letting me be a part of Interaxions. You did a wonderful job planning the classes and social events. It was amazing and a huge success!" - Carla T.


Highlight the Value of Time Out of the Office

While there is a cost to being out of the office, there is true value to it as well. Attending an event like Interaxions puts you into a different head-space and allows you to focus on different things than you normally do. This three day educational and networking event where Datacor customers come together to gain the latest product insight and innovations, exchange information and ideas, and discover new best practices that can help enhance your business. For many attendees, Interaxions is just what they need to return to work with renewed energy and tools to finish out the year strong.


Tip: When talking to your boss, have a plan on how your work will be managed while you are away attending Interaxions 2017.


Top 5 Reasons to Attend Interaxions 2017

Jan 6, 2017 10:30:00 AM

As the new year has just begun, we are just weeks away from opening registration for Interaxions 2017. This year's conference is going to be bigger and better than ever. It will be held on May 16-19, 2017 at Harrah's Resorts in Atlantic City, NJ. You don't want to miss it, and let me tell you the top 5 reasons why you should attend Interaxions 2017.


Top 5 Reasons to Attend Interaxions 2017



Whether you are new or an experienced Datacor customer, a manufacture, distributor or both we have something to offer you at Interaxions 2017. We have built a program that offers over 80 technical educational sessions that range from the basics to advanced topics of Chempax and eChempax. Class formats include interactive sessions, hands-on workshops, small group seminars, panel discussions, diagnostic sessions and one-on-one training. You will learn some of the best practices and success strategies that you can apply to your business.



One of our favorite parts about Interaxions is getting to meet our customers in person. Well, you will get to meet them all too! Interaxions 2017 provides you the best opportunity to talk face-to-face with other Chempax and eChempax users. During your breaks, lunch, class sessions or any social event, you will have the chance to talk with other users from companies similar to your own. Don't be afraid to ask them about their day-to-day work, how they have solved problems, and what their challenges have been. You will be surprised what you can discover and learn from others. Don't miss this great opportunity to network with your peers.



One of the most valuable parts of Interaxions is being able to meet and learn from the people behind the software. The entire Datacor team will be readily available to help answer your questions throughout the entire conference. We encourage attendees to ask as many questions as possible. Our team is ready and looking forward to meeting and helping you succeed.



One of the highlights of being at Interaxions 2017 is being the first to experience and discover the innovative and cutting-edge developments to Chempax and eChempax. Through your feedback at past Interaxions and throughout the year we have continuously worked and developed our products to meet your needs. Interaxions 2017 is where we make those announcements of major updates to the software. Why not be one of the first people to learn about these features and how they can benefit your business today!



By attending Interaixons 2017 you will walk away with some quality business and technology tips, tricks and insights that you can immediately implement back at your office. You will gain a new fresh perspective on all things Chempax and eChempax. Additionally, your participation and valuable input at Interaxions will help shape the future direction of your software investment.



Attendees who actively take advantage of all the conference has to offer - training, education, networking opportunities, discussions with experts, as well as social events - receive unmatched value!!!

What Topics Can You Expect at Interaxions 2017?

Dec 20, 2016 10:00:00 AM

You are all probably wondering what topics will be covered at Interaxions 2017. Well, here are some of the topics you can expect to see for each platform. Of course, this is not the finalized list of classes and it is subject to change, but in the meantime this will begin to give you a better picture of what you can expect at Interaxions 2017.





  • Review & Demonstration of New Features in eChempax, eChempax Mobile, and eChempax Traveler
  • Opportunities & Sales Leads
  • Rapid Fire
  • Price Quotes & Letters
  • Using Scores
  • Test Your Knowledge
  • Open Forum, Panel Discussion
  • An Introduction To eChempax
  • Using Notes & Tasks
  • Sales & Margin Analysis
  • An Introduction To eChempax Traveler
  • The View
  • Contact Management
  • Prospect Tracking & Conversion Analysis
  • Using eChempax Mobile
  • Managing eChempax
  • Price Sheets & Updating Prices in Chempax
  • Understanding & Managing E-Mail
  • Working with Reports
  • eChempax Items and How They Interact with Chempax
  • Diagnostics
  • eChempax Projects
  • SDS and Other Chempax Documents in eChempax


Chempax C/S

  • Business Intelligence Data Analysis Guided Tour Workshop
  • Catching up with Chempax On Your Own Workshop
  • Change Management
  • Chempax DB Administration
  • Crystal Reports for Advanced Users Workshop
  • Crystal Reports Introduction for Beginners Workshop
  • Datacor’s Favorite Things
  • Diagnostic Session
  • eChempax and Chempax C/S Guided Tour Workshop
  • EDI Forum
  • Mastering NRI Workshop
  • Module Control Overview Guided Tour Workshop
  • Order Entry Overview
  • Plant Maintenance Advanced Forum
  • Plant Maintenance Introduction Forum
  • Platform Discussion
  • Portal Guided Tour Workshop
  • Serial Container Forum
  • Using Wireless Chempax C/S to Stage and Ship Inventory
  • What’s New and Top Ten Requests


Chempax VB

  • Accounting Open Forum
  • Administration (Chempax)
  • Administration Open Forum
  • Analyzing Chempax Data using MS Excel Workshop
  • AR Collections
  • Barcoding and Scanning
  • Catching Up With Chempax
  • ChempaxVB.NET: Making the Transition
  • ChempaxVB.NET: Reporting
  • ChempaxVB.NET: Using the Portals
  • ChempaxVB.NET (Intro and Advanced) Workshop
  • Creating Custom Reports Using Crystal Reports Workshop
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Custom Options (Choosing)
  • Customer Service Open Forum
  • Customizing Chempax Reports in MS Access Workshop
  • Customizing Chempax Screens Workshop
  • Database Maintenance & Archiving
  • Document Management
  • Electronic Interfaces (Email, IM, EDI, ACH, PDF, etc.)
  • End of Period Procedures / Financial Reconciliation
  • Financial Statements
  • Financial Statements Workshop
  • Intermediate/Advanced MS Access Techniques Workshop
  • Introduction to the Chempax Database and MS Access Workshop
  • Inventory Management Methodologies
  • Inventory Posting with Purchasing and AP
  • Inventory Tracking and Aging
  • ISO Compliance
  • Logistics Open Forum
  • Managing Cost and Price Changes
  • Manufacturing Open Forum
  • Material Resource Planning
  • Optimizing the Shipping Process
  • Physical Inventory / Cycle Counting
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Reconciling Data in Chempax
  • Safety: MSDS Tracking and SARA Tier II
  • Sales Analysis & Forecasting
  • Topics for Chemical Distributors
  • Tracking Non-Conformance
  • Tracking Transactions and Data
  • Understanding your Data Workshop
  • Using Chempax VB to the Fullest
  • Warehouse Management

Interaxions News: The 5 W's of Interaxions 2017

Dec 14, 2016 10:00:00 AM

We want you, our faithful customers and blog readers, to be the first to get the goods on what’s happening at Interaxions 2017. We are working very hard in planning this year’s conference and as the details are being finalized we’ll keep in the loop by making special announcements here. Therefore, why not start with the basic “5 W’s” of Interaxions 2017.




May 16-19, 2017

Interaxions 2017 kicks off on Tuesday night and runs until Friday afternoon. Starting with a welcome reception the evening of May 16th and wrapping up on the afternoon of Friday May 19th just in time for you to get home to your family and friends.



Harrah’s Resorts Atlantic City, 777 Harrah’s Boulevard, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

We’re excited to be hosting Interaxions 2017 in a new location, Harrah’s Resorts Atlantic City. As we continue to grow, this new space provides us new opportunities to expand our conference and put a fresh spin on things.




Whether you are in accounting, customer service, sales, operations, etc. any Chempax and/or eChempax user should consider attending this event. We’re working extremely hard to build a program like no other where you can develop your knowledge and skills for all things Chempax and eChempax. It’s your job to make sure your business is growing; therefore it’s your business to be attending Interaxions 2017.



Chempax & eChempax User Conference

Every year, Interaxions gathers almost 300 Chempax and eChempax users for three, event packed days of nonstop learning and sharing ideas with the Datacor community. It is the “must attend” event for every Chempax and eChempax user!



Because today you can expect greater things tomorrow

Interaxions 2017 is where it all happens. Attending Interaxions will help you and your team maximize the value of your investment through additional training, learning best practices, discovering the latest features, providing feedback for future development, and networking with the Datacor community. This is your one stop shop for all things Chempax and eChempax!


Greetings, Interaxions World!

Nov 2, 2016 11:30:00 AM

Welcome to the Interaxions Blog!  This is a place for you, our amazing customers, to learn about everything Interaxions! Some of you might be asking yourselves “What is Interaxions?”. Well for those who don’t know, Interaxions is Datacor’s premier annual user conference. This event gathers almost 300 Chempax and eChempax users for three, event packed days of learning and sharing ideas with the Datacor community. For all our alumni attendees, you know what I’m talking about and the great value this conference offers.



Our team is hard at work in planning for Interaxions 2017 to make this conference the most inspiring and informative professional development opportunity available today. This year it will be held at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City on May 16-19, 2017. Please follow our blog to stay up to date on all things Interaxions. We will continue to post updates and provide you some handy guides. Please feel free to reach out to us by leaving comments and asking questions. We hope you’ll subscribe to our blog and stay in touch!



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