Thursday, September 27, 2012 



Procter & Gamble (see below for directions)


6:00 p.m. to 8:45  Dinner, Tour, Presentation


Attendees must be at the designated

location 6 p.m. sharp to be admitted

* See “About the Meeting” for additional requirements *







MENU SELECTIONS:  Pizza and Beverage

 LOCATION:  Procter & Gamble, 1 Procter & Gamble Plaza, Cincinnati, OH  45202

Park in the P&G parking garage: garage is open to the public after 5 PM for $2 per night. 

Garage entrance is on 6th St. between Sycamore and Broadway Aves.

Meet and register in the Central Building lobby.  The Central Lobby entrance is on 6th street straight across from the parking garage entrance.  (Note: The Central Building is the older rectangular building.  Do not go to the Twin Tower Lobby.)  From there, the group will be escorted to dining area and meeting venue. 

 RESERVATIONS:  Please make reservations for each meeting by going to:  Please click on the appropriate link and complete the reservation. 

Reservations close at noon on September 24th, 2012.

An email to prior to the close of reservations is required to properly cancel your reservation.

All Reservations must be made by noon, Monday September 24, 2012


Procter & Gamble’s groundbreaking Business Sphere environment and Business Sufficiency analytic models enable the Company to be rapidly responsive to changes in the marketplace and uncover new opportunities to improve the lives of consumers.  Business Sphere—built and powered by P&G’s Global Business Services (GBS)—is a visually immersive data environment that transforms decision-making at P&G by harnessing real-time business information from around the globe.  By eliminating the delay of manually collecting and aggregating data, this patent-pending business intelligence system improves productivity and collaboration, simplifies work processes, reduces the decision-making cycle time, and enables P&G to focus on innovating for the consumer.


* Affirmation of Non-compete/confidentiality agreement may be require prior to start of presentation

 * Business casual attire please

* You must be an IEEE member to attend this meeting!  Space is limited to 20 attendees!


Mr. Brian Kandell, Global BAS Leader – Personal Health Care

–          Currently Global Business Intelligence/Analysis leader for Personal Health Care

–          Function is Information and Decision Solutions (IDS) which is part of the Global Business Services (GBS) business unit.

–          21 years of experience with P&G, touching business and marketing analysis majority of career with stints in Fabric Care; NA Market Development Organization; Kroger Customer Team in Portland, OR; Corporate Marketing; Sales Management Systems, and Laundry and Cleaning Products.

–          Graduate of Miami University (OH) with B.S. in Systems Analysis

–         Live in Mason, OH with wife Jill, and 3 children.

PE CREDITSDepending on the subject matter, attendance at IEEE Cincinnati Section Meetings now qualifies the attendee for Professional Development Hours towards renewal of Professional Engineers Licenses. Required documentation will be available following the meeting!  The Section Meetings also provide a great opportunity to network with fellow engineers in the area.