CBA, Inc. Senior Consultant to Present at Premier Oracle User Conference


Perrysburg, OH, April 4, 2013Bryan Gardner, a Senior Consultant specializing in Oracle Primavera P6, Contract Management, Unifier and Business Intelligence with Perrysburg, OH based Critical Business Analysis, Inc. to present at the COLLABORATE13 conference in Denver, CO.

On Tuesday April 9th at COLLABORATE13, CBA, Inc. Senior Consultant Bryan Gardner, will be delivering a joint presentation with Sarah Park of Cenovus Energy, Inc. on Integrating Primavera Contract Management (PCM) Cost Tracking with JDE 9.0 (JD Edwards is an Accounting software by Oracle).  Garder, based in Mansfield, OH spent 18 months with the Alberta, CA based Oil Company as a project team leader charged with implementing the Oracle Primavera software.  PCM was selected by the Project Controls Group within Cenovus Energy, Inc. as the preferred application for tracking project costs for their Canadian oil sands projects.  JDE 9.0 was selected as the Supply Chain application with the finance cost accounting structure.

This presentation will demonstrate the challenges and method of integrating two cost structures within the constraints of the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system implemented at Cenovus Energy, Inc., as well as extending the cost tracking to external sources such as the legacy system and external stakeholders.



“CBA is very pleased that Bryan Gardner’s call for papers submission was enthusiastically accepted for presentation at Collaborate for the 3rd year in a row.  This is a testament to Bryan’s stature in the Primavera community.  Bryan, like the rest of our consultants, stands out as an expert in his field by delivering exemplary results for CBA’s clients and the recognition of such by his peers is very rewarding.”  Don Monteleone, President of CBA, Inc. said.


About CBA

Critical Business Analysis, Inc. eliminates project confusion by implementing manageable processes, preventing project failure and increasing return on investment! With nearly 30 years of growth and success in providing state-of-the-art project and program management training and solutions, CBA, Inc.’s team of seasoned and dedicated Project Management Specialists have helped companies manage billions of dollars of projects from inception through operation. The primary goal is not to simply provide the best solutions available, but to fully equip the customer with the knowledge and training needed to implement any service or software offered. Our expertise in project automation, professional development, subject matter best practices and staff supplementation ensures that our clients successfully achieve their project objectives.Since 1984 CBA, Inc. has delivered exceptional service to many industries including IT departments, public agencies, utilities, product development, software development, corporate engineering, construction management and design. We are committed to the advancement of project management, program management, related document management instruction, PMO implementation and knowledge transfer excellence. For more information on the company, visit


The Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) and Quest International Users Group (Quest), present COLLABORATE 13: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community. As an educational conference, COLLABORATE 13 helps users of the full family of Oracle business applications and database software gain greater value from their Oracle investments. COLLABORATE13 was created by users – for users and offers an expert blend of customer-to-customer interaction and insights from technology visionaries and Oracle strategists. The conference which will be held this year in Denver, CO provides an opportunity attendees to expand their network of contacts by interacting with Oracle customers, solutions providers, consultants, developers and representatives from Oracle Corporation.

As an educational conference, COLLABORATE 13 helps users of the full family of Oracle business applications and database software gain greater value from their Oracle investments.

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