PS Financials Communication and Training Team


October 21,2002



In attendance: Paul Anderson, Peggy Bottorff, Michelle Broadway, Chris Cook, Al Fanjoy, Bill Fitzpatrick, Steve Grasson, Lisa Huber, Ginger Knutsen, Dave McCarren, Amy Taylor.


Absent:  Anna Bloch, Ellen Lepine, Tim Miller, Chris Murphy, Eileen Prazniak, Dee Smith, Linda Somers





Next Meeting: November 4, 2002, Board Room - Hullihen 130

Minutes next time: Anna Bloch

Minutes this time: Michelle Broadway

January meeting may be held in a room in Engineering.





Consultant Update:

Crestone started last Tuesday, October 15.   There will be a "mini -meeting" on Tuesday, October 22 with a few members of the Communications Team.  Peggy will send an update of the discussion at the "mini-meeting".  Crestone will join the full team for the November 4 meeting.


There was much discussion about what our agendas should be for each of these meetings; Peggy took "real-time" notes during this discussion.


Critical Path Update:


8.4 was not available for demonstration and we were advised to NOT use, until further notice.



Extensive discussion of Query and Crystal capabilities in PeopleSoft and comparable functions in ACCESS.