Innovation Tour London

April 12, 2018 | InterContinental London - The O2

 
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CEO welcome

Mark Barrenechea
Mark J. Barrenechea
Vice Chairman, CEO & CTO, OpenText

Welcome to the Future of Digital

The world is changing at an incredible pace and the opportunities for businesses to grow, differentiate and compete have never been more dramatic than today. Grow fast or die.

Businesses are replatforming to a digital platform, leveraging new information services, business networks, AI, IoT and low code application tools. This all needs to be secure, run in the cloud and leverage mobile users. We call this The Future of Digital.

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Today’s business leaders demonstrate a better understanding of the strategic importance of digital, however, the term “digital” still means many things to many people—as illustrated in the graph below.

What is Digital Business
Gartner, 2017 CEO Survey: CIOs Must Scale Up Digital Business, 31 March 2017
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What is digital business?

For some, it means going paperless with a digital mailroom. Others are focused on automating their processes for improved efficiency. For many, digital refers to e-commerce and online marketing initiatives. Still others are applying analytics for product and service innovation. While these initiatives are all aspects of digital, they are not part of a comprehensive, transformational strategy.

At OpenText, we are defining The Future of Digital.

We are The Information Company. By combining enterprise information with applications, Business Network, the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and developers, we are helping our customers drive strategic transformation by harnessing the power of their information through extreme automation and insight.

I invite you to join me at Innovation Tour 2018 as I share our digital vision, roadmap and the portfolio of enhancements to our EIM platform. This is your chance to connect directly with OpenText executives, have engaging conversations with industry experts and gain insights into how the latest developments in OpenText software and solutions can help your organization succeed on its journey toward digital transformation.

Innovation Tour 2018 is coming soon to a city near you. Take a moment to view our itinerary and register to attend.

I look forward to continuing the conversation as we shape The Future of Digital together.

Mark J. Barrenechea

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Why spend the day with us?

Innovation Tour 2018 is a 1-day conference packed with keynotes, customer case studies, demos, product roadmaps, informative technical sessions and partner exhibitors to help you in your digital transformation journey. We have something for everyone, whether you are a Line of Business (LOB) or Information Technology (IT) professional.

Meet the future of AI and Analytics

Learn more about OpenText Magellan, a flexible, AI-powered Analytics platform that combines open source machine learning with advanced analytics, enterprise-grade BI and capabilities to acquire, merge, manage and analyse Big Data and Big Content stored in your Enterprise Information Management (EIM) systems.

OpenText Magellan

Be a part of our growth story

Meet three new members of the OpenText family. With these new additions, we continue to build a stronger and more comprehensive portfolio to help you drive innovation, move from engagement to insight and fuel growth.

Documentum is now OpenText Covisint is now OpenText Guidance Software is now OpenText

Accelerate your digital transformation journey

Learn how OpenText solutions can help you digitise, automate and optimise information flows, from engagement to insight. Chart your future with Enterprise Information Management (EIM) through roadmaps for all of our offerings and acquisitions. Discover the strategies, tactics and tools you need to achieve transformational success in a digital world.

Learn more about the next generation Content Services

What does the future of ECM look like? How can we make use of Automation, Analytics and APIs? What are “Content Services?” How will these changes affect our existing infrastructure? What are the best approaches to succeeding in this new world? Get answers to all these questions and more.

Maximise your investment in SAP®

OpenText Solutions for SAP® are specifically designed to extend the value of your SAP investment. Learn about the digital content platform OpenText offers to manage and deliver unstructured content to SAP’s digital core, dynamically, in context and on any device.

Deliver exceptional digital experiences to your customers

Marketing leaders today need to deliver engaging digital experiences that not only delight their customers but help to drive brand loyalty and revenue, successfully scale and can connect multiple customer journeys anywhere, anytime and on any device. You will learn why the OpenText CEM software suite has the most comprehensive set of solutions to help you meet these needs.

Hear from your industry peers

Industry-focused customer sessions for Government, Energy & Utilities, Banking, Insurance, Manufacturing and other cross-industry.

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Why attend?

Learn something new

Why Attend LondonWith 25 breakout sessions, hands-on demos and leading partners and solutions you will get the knowledge you need to help you grow your success


Getting inspired

One of the UK's Innovative minds will come to our Innovation Tour to share their expertise and motivate attendees. Past speakers include Virgin Galactic, Tata Steel and BP.

Bring value back to your business

  • Network with like-minded people
  • Learn from other companies that will be sharing their successes
  • Hear the latest trends in your industry to ensure you stay ahead of the curve

Meet the future of AI and Analytics

Why AI We designed the Magellan platform to help you democratise your data by simplifying collaboration and access to data insights. Witness Magellan in action! With state-of-the-art AI capacities that empower data scientists to create custom analytics and predictive algorithms that business analysts and operational users can leverage to answer nearly any relevant question.

Get started on your AI journey today. Read the 451 Research Impact Report.

Internet of Things (IoT) is now

The IoT is reshaping every major industry. Take the automotive industry for example. The market is projected to have billions of connected devices by the year 2020. Sensors and other devices will enable automobile makers to analyse performance, obtain data on how drivers use their cars and make upgrades in real time. The information generated by IoT technologies and devices requires advanced connectivity, security, access management, integration and analytics—all core competencies offered by OpenText and Covisint.

Get a head start. Read our blog.

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A strong and comprehensive portfolio

We completed three key acquisitions, each now a part of the OpenText family.

Documentum is now OpenText

Dell EMC's Enterprise Content division: Documentum, InfoArchive and LEAP are now OpenText. We're expanding on Documentum's strategy of developing next generation, cloud-native content applications based on the LEAP platform. We've acquired a portfolio of world-class ECM experts and solutions that enrich ECM offerings from OpenText. Read about Documentum and InfoArchive.



Covisint is now OpenText

Covisint: The leading cloud platform for building digital identity management, Internet of Things (IoT) applications and automotive and transportation supply chains. This acquisition extends the reach of the OpenText Business Network, helping our customers to connect, secure and exchange the information generated by billions of devices and systems, from engagement to insight. Read about Covisint.



Guidance Software is now OpenText

Guidance Software: The makers of EnCase, the gold standard in forensic security. This acquisition adds industry-leading digital investigation, eDiscovery collection and endpoint security solutions to the OpenText Discovery portfolio. The addition of EnCase extends Discovery Suite to deliver 360-degree visibility across diverse network structures, operating systems and more than 26,000 mobile endpoint device profiles. Read about Guidance.



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Next generation Content Services

Are you involved in Enterprise Content Management (ECM) in any way? We're investing, innovating, and continuing to provide full support for both the OpenText Content Suite and OpenText Documentum portfolios. We're expanding on Documentum's strategy of developing next generation, cloud-native content applications based on the LEAP platform. We've acquired a portfolio of world-class ECM experts and solutions that will enrich ECM offerings from OpenText. Join us to better understand our strategy, roadmaps and future direction!

HOT off the press: Read the report on Gartner names OpenText a leader in Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms.

Does your Enterprise use SAP?

With the OpenText Suite for SAP, all elements of your enterprise information — structured SAP content and unstructured data — are available in the context of your business processes, at any point in time, on any device. The OpenText Suite for SAP aligns to the SAP Enterprise Business Platform (Digital Core). OpenText and SAP have been partners for over 20 years & as a winner of SAP Pinnacle Awards for 10 consecutive years, we have delivered thousands of successful solution implementations to our joint customers.

If your organisation uses SAP, the Innovation Tour is a conference you don't want to miss! What can OpenText do for your business? Read more.

Why Content Server

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Why Supply Chain

Digital transformation across supply chains

Digital disruption is fundamentally changing the way organisations work and interact with customers, suppliers and partners. Your supply chain is the engine that runs your business–and it too must transform. B2B integration is emerging as a key enabler of digital transformation.

If you are involved in supply chain management, join us to learn how with our global presence we can help you cut costs of B2B information exchange processes, ensure compliance and the security of information you exchange, enrich the impact of information and accelerate time-to-transaction. Find out more about how to transform your B2B network.



Why CX

Create exceptional customer and employee experiences

After our 2016 acquisition of certain customer experience software and services assets from HP Inc., these solutions are now part of our overall Customer Experience Management strategy and offer a set of applications and add-on products that focus on delivering personalised content and engaging interactions along a continuous customer journey. For more information, read our white paper and Aberdeen Group's CEM Executive Agenda 2017.

Join us at the Innovation Tour to hear how we can help you create brand loyalty by delivering consistent, targeted, omni-channel customer experiences.

Industry sessions

Government

Do you need to...

Tap into the hidden value of your agency's information in daily activities? Streamline operations by digitising paper to automate and consolidate processes? Find information quickly and accurately and redact it for litigation with eDiscovery? Retire old applications while preserving the information you need? Deliver citizen benefits and services faster and more efficiently? Meet transparency, governance, and compliance requirements?

Banking & Insurance

Do you neeReduce time to revenue by automating manual processes for areas such as customer onboarding, loan origination and servicing, compliance that requires workflow, process control and collaboration? Attract & retain customers with multi-channel presentment technology? Remove paper through ECM & Document Management, including eDiscovery, Records Management, Auto-classification and Archiving for defensible disposition, get the most benefit from your unstructured data and work more effectively with regulators? Strengthen your brand with customer experience and media management?

Manufacturing

Do you need to...

Manage all product design information? Exchange business documents electronically and in near real time with all participants in the supply chain? Provide direct integration between B2B supply chain solutions and back-end systems? Proactively maintain manufacturing-related assets? Offer a single platform to manage the distribution of all digital media assets associated with a product line? Adhere to regional Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) initiatives in manufacturing operations and across the supply chain?

Join us at the Innovation Tour to hear how we can help you across Public Sector, Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail, Life Sciences, Automotive and other cross industries.

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Keynote speakers

Innovation Tour keynote sessions bring together OpenText executives with industry thought leaders and customers who are leveraging OpenText technologies to drive digital transformation.

Mark Barrenechea
Mark J. Barrenechea
Vice Chairman, CEO & CTO, OpenText

Mark J. Barrenechea joined OpenText as President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2012, and also serves as a member of the Board. In January 2016, Mark took on the role of Chief Technology Officer. As CEO of Canada’s largest software company, Mark oversees the strategic direction of the organization and upholds the company’s position at the forefront of the industry. Under his direction, the Company has grown both organically and through strategic acquisitions, into a $1.9 billion technology company.

Mr. Barrenechea has received many accolades over the years. In 2011, the San Francisco Business Times named him the 2011 Best Large Company CEO . Most recently, he was named the 2015 Results-Oriented CEO of the year by the CEO World Awards. The prestigious award recognizes Mr. Barrenechea’s leadership and innovation in attaining results for the company and its customers.

In addition, Mark has authored several books including On Digital , Digital: Disrupt or Die, eGovernment or Out of Government, Enterprise Information Management: The Next Generation of Enterprise Software, Software Rules and e-Business or Out of Business.

For more industry thoughts from Mark, you can read his blog, follow him on Twitter or connect on LinkedIn.

Muhi Majzoub
Muhi Majzoub
EVP Engineering & IT, OpenText

Muhi S. Majzoub was named Executive Vice President, Engineering in January 2016. Muhi joined OpenText as Senior Vice President of Engineering in June 2012 reporting to Chief Executive Officer Mark J. Barrenechea. Muhi is responsible for Corporate and Commercial IT, including Cloud Services, as well as defining the vision and strategy for OpenText products, leading the development organization and transitioning OpenText to the cloud.M

Prior to OpenText, Muhi was Chief of Products for NorthgateArinso, where he was responsible for defining the company's product vision, strategy and the development life cycle. He focused on consolidating the late software portfolio and developing new product capabilities for both cloud and on-premise solutions.

Muhi has also held the position of Senior Vice President of Product Development for CA, Inc., where he was responsible for the development of the common technology platform and components and integration strategy.

Prior to CA, Muhi was Vice President of Product Development at Oracle Corporation. During his tenure at Oracle, he was responsible for the delivery of the Sales Automation Suite, including Sales Online TeleSales, Sales Compensation, Sales Intelligence and many other Internet technology projects, such as Oracle Store, Oracle.com and the MetaLink TAR system.

Muhi attended San Francisco State University.

Simon Harrison
Simon "Ted" Harrison
EVP Worldwide Sales OpenText

Simon "Ted" Harrison is Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales for OpenText. Ted previously served as Senior Vice President in the Enterprise business unit and as Senior Vice President of Fast Growth Markets, growing the business in high potential regions including LATAM, Eastern Europe, Japan, Africa, China, Middle East and India.

Coming to OpenText through its IXOS acquisition, Ted has held a number of senior sales leadership roles throughout his 15 years with the company. Ted served as the Head of Global Services for Northern Europe before becoming Senior Vice President of Sales for the EMEA region.

Ted has successfully worked throughout his 25 year career to match business imperatives with innovative technology solutions. Beginning his career as a technical consultant, Ted then bridged the gap between technical and business to serve as a Senior Business Consultant on projects such as the European roll-out for General Motors. He has also worked in the mobile solutions field for Psion Teklogix, specializing in Supply Chain Optimization.

Ted holds an honors degree in Computer Science from Leeds University in the UK.

Savinay Berry
Savinay Berry
VP of Cloud Services, OpenText

Savinay leads Cloud Services and strategy for OpenText. As part of this, his team is responsible for commercializing and productizing all the cloud offerings. In addition, he leads the GTM for all SaaS applications across the company. Prior to joining Opentext, Savinay led Product Management for EMC's content division and was responsible for the Documentum and LEAP family of products. Savinay holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Breakout session speakers

Gerry Gibney
Gerry Gibney
Senior Industry Strategist, Financial Services, OpenText

Gerry Gibney is the Senior Strategist, Financial Services, at OpenText. He comes to us from Fiserv Investment Services Group where he worked on major accounts and the integration of new products into their existing portfolio. Prior to Fiserv he spent several years as Microsoft’s Industry Market Development Manager in the U.S. Financial Services Group focusing on Capital Markets, with a heavy emphasis on Wealth Management, Asset Management, Compliance, Trading and Private Banking.

Gerry comes to OpenText with over twenty five years experience in Financial Services, including several years at Chase Manhattan Bank. He has worked with many financial services accounts like Merrill Lynch, UBS, Bank of America, Raymond James, Legg Mason, Vanguard, Fidelity, Bank of New York Mellon, FBR, SEI Wealth, Prudential, Lydian Wealth, American Express, JP Morgan Chase, Lehman, Bear Stearns, Goldman, AXA, Credit Suisse and Citibank. He has a degree in Finance from Lehigh University, is married and has three children. He recently was awarded his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Certificate from Florida State University.

Martin Richards
Martin Richards
Senior Director, Energy Industry Strategy, OpenText

Martin is currently responsible for the Energy & Engineering Industry Strategy within OpenText. Based on his extensive experience in the industry and with content management solutions, Martin has worked with customers and lead the effort to design, develop, and deploy industry solutions aimed at managing documents and processes with the engineering functions of energy companies.

Martin started his career as a Plant Engineer in the Automotive Industry in the UK before moving to Intergraph’s Plant Design Team in the late 1980’s and has been in the IT industry since then. Martin started working with the Documentum products in 1995 while at Cap Gemini and was a founder and EVP at McLaren Software and established their US operations. Martin joined EMC’s Content Division in 2004 and was Global head of sales for Professional Services before heading up the Energy and Engineering business in 2011.

Jaleel Shujath
Jaleel Shujath
Director, Industry Marketing OpenText

Based in Washington, DC, Jaleel is an Industry Strategist at OpenText. He brings many years of experience working with and for a diverse set of global organizations, including pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, universities and hospitals, non-profit organizations, and governmental research agencies. As a cancer researcher at Bayer, Jaleel worked on the discovery team for Nexavar, an FDA-approved therapy for renal cell carcinoma. He also defined and marketed technology solutions to the life sciences sector while at Cellomics, GE Healthcare, PBL Assay Science, and ATCC. Jaleel is a Six Sigma Green Belt, and a member of the Drug Information Association, Parenteral Drug Association, International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers, and the Editorial Board of the American Pharmaceutical Review. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Tufts University and his MBA in Marketing from the University of New Haven School Of Business.

Amy Perry
Amy Perry
Product Marketing Director, OpenText

Amy Perry is the Director of Product Marketing for fax and secure messaging solutions with OpenText Business Network. Her 20 year career has crossed between Product Management and Product Marketing in the CPG and software industries.

Mark Morley
Mark Morley
Strategic Product Marketing Director, OpenText

Mark joined OpenText in 2006 and in his current role manages product marketing activities for B2B Managed Services within OpenText’s Business Network group. Mark supports strategic marketing activities related to Digital Transformation, the Internet of Things and Blockchain. Mark also spent nine years in the global industry team looking after the manufacturing strategy for OpenText. Mark has also worked for PTC, McLaren Formula One Team, Computervision and GE Avionics. Mark has an MBA from Warwick Business School and an MSc Degree in Computer Aided Engineering from Cranfield University.

John Riglar
John Riglar
Principal Solutions Consultant, OpenText

John is a Principal Solutions Consultant for OpenText Analytics and Reporting EMEA. John has been involved with Business intelligence, reporting and Analytics software for over 25 years. Worked in International supporting partners, system integrators and customers showing the business benefits of technology. An experienced presenter and demonstrations of the various ways information can be delivery to the business expertise gained through working across many different industries. Focused on architecting tightly integrated BI solutions for global OEM’s.

Marco H. de Vries
Marco H. de Vries
Senior Director, Product Marketing, OpenText

As Senior Director, Product Marketing, Marco is responsible for global product marketing, messaging and setting strategic direction at OpenText Business Network, the market leader in secure B2B information exchange. Marco has over 25 years of experience in supply chain automation and e-commerce spanning multiple industries. Prior to joining OpenText, Marco led all marketing activity at 7thonline, a leader in supply chain planning. Prior to 7thonline, Marco headed up strategic marketing at Global Healthcare Exchange, where he drove market development and commercialization of new industry solutions for supply chain automation, driving billions in savings for the healthcare industry. Prior to GHX, Marco held several leadership positions with GXS (now OpenText), Serena Software and AT&T (both Lucent Technologies and NCR divisions). Marco received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, and his Master’s degree from the American University in Washington, DC. He has also pursued continuing education with Wharton’s Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the University of Pennsylvania. Marco lives in the Washington, DC metro area.

Stephen Roberts
Stephen Roberts
Vigilant Research

Stephen Roberts set up Vigilant Research in 2015 in order to support the policing and justice sectors with IT insight. The company’s flagship programme is the Digital Policing Review, which will assess UK police forces according to a maturity and capability model for digital policing, with all insight and research made freely available to UK policing and Home Office personnel. Stephen is working closely with a number of national police programmes and bodies in order to ensure that the Digital Policing Review provides a valued and consistent research stream to the police ICT community. For the seven years prior to launching Vigilant Research, he ran Kable, the public sector IT market intelligence specialist which researches the detail of government technology spend. As Kable’s chief analyst, Stephen advised Whitehall agencies and technology vendors on market trends and strategies.

Jos Creese
Jos Creese
CEO CCL

Digital consultancy, analysis and thought leadership

Jos has 30 years’ public-sector experience in various CIO and digital leadership roles. He is a past president of both the Society of IT Management (Socitm) and of the BCS - UK Chartered Institute for IT. He has held a variety of non-executive director positions (including chair) for public, private and charity organisations. As CIO and CDO for Hampshire County Council for 13 years, he led a range of awarding winning shared services and IT transformation programmes, including building and selling an IT business. In 2010, he was listed as the ‘most influential and innovative UK CIO’ in the Silicon 50 survey. He is now an independent digital consultant, providing expert advice to public and private sectors, and has worked with over 150 clients since founding CCL in 2015.

Rob Anderson
Rob Anderson
Principal Analyst, Central Government

Rob manages GlobalData Public Sector’s central government ICT research, analysing market trends and delivering consulting projects. Prior to joining GlobalData he undertook a number of commercial roles within the Cabinet Office, including that of Crown Representative for software suppliers. He also undertook active engagements in the Government Digital Service (GDS) and Buying Solutions (now CCS).

Marcus Botterill
Marcus Botterill
Principal Solutions Consultant, OpenText

Marcus Botterill a Principal Solutions Consultant at OpenText. I look after a team of consultants who specialise in working with Public Sector customers.

Our role is to look at Information Management Challenges working with public bodies to educate and implement Digital Information Solutions. I've been working this role for 22 years now, 17 of which with OpenText and the majority of that working with Public Sector.

This has been predominantly Central Government, but more recently in Education, Local Government and Healthcare as well. Also some short stints in Oil and Gas, Utilities and also the Finance sector - the common theme really being compliance, governance and security around content, data and of course process automation and efficiency.

Ian Owen
Ian Owen
Public Sector Industry Principle, OpenText

Ian is the Public Sector Industry Principle for OpenText responsible for ensuring that solution focus and capability meets current and upcoming market requirements across the public sector.

He is an ex Civil Servant and Local Government Officer as well as being a current NHS Trust Governor and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.

Program

  • Keynotes

    Hear insightful talks from the OpenText leadership on the latest industry trends. Stay tuned for a surprise guest speaker.

  • Industry sessions

    Industry sessions for FSI, Government, Energy & Utilities, Manufacturing & cross industry. Hear from our customers & get an OpenText POV.

  • Customer sessions

    Customers share their stories of how OpenText technology helped them solve critical business challenges.

  • Roadmap and strategy

    Be the first to get a preview of our product roadmaps and strategy live at breakout sessions.

  • Innovation Theatre

    Small group, short duration technology/solution sessions of interest. How about a Silent Disco?

  • Innovation Expo

    Join us in the Innovation Expo to meet OpenText & Business Partners subject matter experts. Get a live demo!

 

Plenary SessionsDescription
8:00 am-9:00 am Registration & Innovation Expo Networking
9:00 am-9:05 am Welcome to Innovation Tour
Mark Bridger
VP, Northern Europe, OpenText
9:05 am-9:55 am Keynote: The Future of Digital
Mark Barrenechea
Vice Chairman, CEO & CTO, OpenText
  The definition of digital has changed. It is bigger and bolder, always on, real time, visual, intuitive, and getting smarter. Today’s enterprise is faced with challenges introduced by digital— extreme automation, extreme connectivity, advances in AI and the IoT, and changes to security and the fundamentals underlying the nature of work and the workforce. In his keynote, Mr. Barrenechea will explore how organizations must use new technologies to unlock the power of information, become more intelligent and connected, and drive engagement with customers, partners, and employees. Attendees will learn about Release 16, the world’s most successful digital platform, Cloud 16, and our Digital B2B networks, Managed Services, Security, IoT, Content Services, and OpenText Magellan, a flexible AI and analytics platform for better decision making and deeper insight.
9:55 am-10:25 am Fireside Chat
Mark Barrenechea and customers
Vice Chairman, CEO & CTO, OpenText
10:25 am-10:55 am Morning Tea Innovation Expo networking
10:55 am-11:35 am EIM the Next Generation, the journey with MACHINES
Muhi Majzoub
EVP Engineering & Information Technology, OpenText
  In today’s Digital World all Governments and Enterprises require solutions that are global, secure, and scalable, and that provide a device agnostic user experience. How and where solutions are deployed is complex requiring adaptable deployment configurations, with Hybrid (on premise and cloud) being the fastest growing approach to meet today’s complex requirements. If digital transformation is to deliver on its promise of improved efficiencies, improved customer service, and new business models that distribute innovative sources of value, then EIM is the Digital Platform to support Human and Machine-based solutions that deliver value to our customers.
11:35 am-12:00 pm The Journey to Cloud 2.0 in EIM
Savinay Berry
VP Cloud Platform and Applications, OpenText
  80% of all enterprise data still sits behind the firewall. So, despite being around for the last 10+ years, the notion of Cloud has barely created a dent in the overall content in the enterprises globally. It’s 2018, but it’s still safe to say its early days of cloud. Cloud is not just a delivery model. It’s a culture and mindset. It’s a new way to solve old, persistent and messy business problems. Cloud is changing the way our customers do business. Its making them into technology companies that just happen to be in the retail, transportation, public sector or logistics business. It’s digitizing their businesses. In this talk, we’ll talk about the trends in the market for cloud adoption for enterprise workloads, applications and services. What are the challenges, opportunities and best practices for migrating from on premise to cloud, doubling down on cloud and thriving in a “hybrid” world of cloud and on-premises. We’ll close with advances in the OpenText Cloud, examples from Release 16.4 and other initiatives for Cloud products – managed services, containerization, SaaS and smart apps from OpenText that are accelerating this digitization journey for our customers.
12:00 pm-1:00 pm Lunch Innovation Expo networking
Industry TracksPublic SectorFinancial ServicesEnergy & UtilitiesManufacturing & AutomotiveGDPRRetailLife Sciences
1:00 pm-1:45 pm Live debate: Robots, unicorns or shadows? What’s the real driving force behind public sector digital transformation in 2018

Panelists:
Rob Anderson, Principal Central Government Analyst, Global Data

Jos Creese, former CIO Hampshire County Council & Independent Analyst

Stephen Roberts, Author of Digital Policing Review & Independent Analyst

Ian Owen, OpenText Healthcare Specialist & Public Governor, Blackpool NHS Trust

Marcus Botterill, Principal Solution Consultant, OpenText

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It’s emerging as another year of tough choices for digital leaders in the Public Sector, who must balance diminishing budgets against the demands of a mandated Government Transformation Strategy. With Brexit, inflation and GDPR adding to 12 months of political turbulence, 2018 will need to be a year of astute investment and regulatory gap-filling, underpinned by the removal of outdated technology and short-term cost saving.

With this in mind, join a discussion panel with independent Public Sector experts for an assessment of this year’s most tangible digital trends including:

  • Smarter Data – Connecting disconnected data in pursuit of value
  • Efficiency Accelerators - Citizen self-service and robotic automation
  • Unicorn Projects – Finding elusive ROI amongst all the priorities
  • Shadow IT – Is a fragmented cloud ecosystem really all bad?
Panelists:
  • Rob Anderson, Principal Central Government Analyst, Global Data
  • Jos Creese, former CIO Hampshire County Council & Independent Analyst
  • Stephen Roberts, Author of Digital Policing Review & Independent Analyst
  • Ian Owen, OpenText Healthcare Specialist & Public Governor, Blackpool NHS Trust
  • Marcus Botterill, Principal Solution Consultant, OpenText


Digital shockwaves: The digital transformation of financial services in the UK

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Digital shockwaves: The digital transformation of financial services in the UK

Join us for a panel discussion around the Digital Transformation journey of financial services organisations in the UK.  Hear the latest finding from a new survey conducted by OpenText.

Innovation: The key to the Future for utilities - Panel discussion with leading energy and utilities companies

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Innovation: The key to the Future for utilities - Panel discussion with leading energy and utilities companies

Panel Discussion:
  • What innovations have arrived in the wake of digital technology?
  • Can utilities remain center stage in the connected home?
  • IoT and predictive maintenance: the next step in asset management?
  • Information is power – harnessing analytics and big data


Disruption or transformation? Two sides of the same coin for manufacturers

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Disruption or transformation? Two sides of the same coin for manufacturers

Whether digital – Industry 4.0 or smart manufacturing – or Geo-Political – Brexit or GDPR – disruption is everywhere for manufacturers. In a sector that can be slow to change, this can be a major challenge. For those that seize it, this disruption is an opportunity for transformation. It enables organisations to re-define how they operate to improve processes and customer relationships while introducing entirely new product lines and revenue streams. At the heart of the modern manufacturer is data. Data has become the currency of business and - with Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things - data is growing at a velocity that is unprecedented with the automotive industry being an example of this perfect storm. Releasing its value through transforming data into insightful information is where the leading manufacturer will win. This presentation will touch on the key challenges of turning disruption into transformation and point to how Enterprise Information Management can help smooth the journey for Manufacturers.

Overview and a path to compliance that offers added benefits

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Overview and a path to compliance that offers added benefits

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes enforceable in May. It will affect every organization that collects, processes, or stores the personal data of European Union residents, even if the organization doesn’t have a formal presence in the EU.

For many organizations, attaining GDPR compliance is being viewed as a resource-hogging mandate to modify processes and avoid extensive fines. But what if they took a different approach? Meeting the new GDPR requirements is also an excellent opportunity to review, stress-test, and improve their overall information security and governance infrastructure.

This session will explain the GDPR, while also discussing why compliance is as much about benefits and opportunities as it is penalties and fines. We’ll be outlining a path to compliance that allows organizations to improve the real business value their information offers.

By the end of this session participants will:
  • Understand the key requirements and impacts of the GDPR
  • Discover opportunities to improve competitive advantage under the GDPR
  • Learn 10 steps toward compliance organizations can take immediately


The perfect order - presented by Fieldworks & GS1

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The perfect order - presented by Fieldworks & GS1

Order management has become a focus for retailers that recognise the importance of delivering not only a great experience to a demanding customer, but also the costs of failing to deliver. Those able to execute the perfect order can expect to cut fulfilment costs, increase conversion across channel, boost AOV and retain customers for longer. Retailers that understand the competitive advantage that efficient order management gives them will thrive in a tough market.

Chris Field - Fieldworks Marketing

Addressing emerging EU regulatory challenges with EIM

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Addressing emerging EU regulatory challenges with EIM

The Life Sciences industry is tackling a veritable alphabet soup of regulations in the EU over the next three years, amongst them MDR, IDMP, GDPR. Hear how EIM is being leveraged to meet these regulatory challenges head on.

Breakout TracksTracks 1 & 2Track 3Track 4Track 5Track 6Track 7
1:50 pm-2:35 pm OpenText Content Services: Connect content to your digital business

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OpenText Content Services: Connect content to your digital business

OpenText is leading the way in the transformation from ECM to Content Services and helping customers integrate with lead business applications, deploy new cloud applications, and leverage their existing ECM investments. Join OpenText product leadership as we update advances in key areas in the OpenText Content, Process, and Enterprise Application portfolios.
  • Content Services: New offerings and applications within LEAP, cloud-based applications, and industry solutions; plus, enhanced integration with leading applications such as SAP, O365, Salesforce, and more
  • Content Suite, Documentum, and Application Platforms: Leveraging and expanding your current investment with advances in on-prem, hybrid, and cloud offerings


The role of AI and contextual experiences in an intelligent customer journey

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The role of AI and contextual experiences in an intelligent customer journey

Advancements in customer experience platforms, like the Experience Suite, have given organisations the ability to use content, data insights and intelligent automation to deliver dynamic personalised experiences across an end-to-end continuous customer journey. Engaging customers through contextual content, orchestrated interactions, and recommended next best actions is a future within reach. Hear about the future of CEM to embrace advancement in AI, Identity Access Management and IoT while participating in information governance and security demanded by regulations across the globe.

A look ahead:  How IoT, AI, and Blockchain will shape the intelligent business network

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A look ahead:  How IoT, AI, and Blockchain will shape the intelligent business network

Digital disruption impacts all industries, including their supply chains. The need to deliver real time insights, just in time manufacturing, cross-channel fulfilment, customer-centric products and services, comply with a growing list of regulations—all in a secure manner—are just some of the supply chain challenges organizations must address. To embrace these demands and do business at the speed of digital, organizations must evolve their business networks to be more agile and dynamic than ever. This session will explore how OpenText is powering the future intelligent business network today, with innovations in IOT, supply chain analytics and AI, blockchain, and more. Attend this session to learn how your supply chain can move from a cost center focused on operational efficiency to a center of excellence that drives new sources of value and innovation

No session Secure, discover and predict

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Secure, discover and predict

First, secure your data—against outsiders and insiders. Second, discover your data—for litigation and regulation. Third, harness your data—for predictions and optimization. In the Digital Transformation age your data is your most valuable asset and demands proactive strategies to address security, discovery, and the power of artificial intelligence. If you aren’t using your data to generate predictions and inform forward strategy, you’ll be left behind. Join us as we present innovative solutions across the OpenText portfolio, featuring EnCase, Axcelerate, and Magellan.

Strategy and roadmap

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Strategy and roadmap

First, secure your data—against outsiders and insiders. Second, discover your data—for litigation and regulation. Third, harness your data—for predictions and optimization. In the Digital Transformation age your data is your most valuable asset and demands proactive strategies to address security, discovery, and the power of artificial intelligence. If you aren’t using your data to generate predictions and inform forward strategy, you’ll be left behind. Join us as we present innovative solutions across the OpenText portfolio, featuring EnCase, Axcelerate, and Magellan.

2:35 pm-2:55 pm Afternoon tea
Innovation Expo networking
3:00 pm-3:40 pm Improve productivity and optimise your processes with Extended ECM for SAP, SalesForce and Microsoft 365

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Improve productivity and optimise your processes with Extended ECM for SAP, SalesForce and Microsoft 365

OpenText Content Suite 16 and Extended ECM were launched with major advances that included a new user experience (UX), Connected Workspaces, and new integrations into leading applications. Join us for an informative look at our latest innovations on how we extend our platform to add competitive advantage with applications such as SAP, SuccessFactors HR, Salesforce.com and Microsoft Office 365.

Tallying the tangible benefits of managed services

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Tallying the tangible benefits of managed services

Customers in all industries, with different EIM applications and deployments on-premises, in the cloud or hybrid achieve concrete benefits from leveraging Managed Services. Join this session to learn about the benefits organisations like yours have achieved by utilising OpenText Managed Services (on-premises, hybrid and in the OpenText Cloud) and the services they utilise.

Simplify customer communication processes with Exstream's unified interactive and automated communications platform

Presented by Louise Pearson, EON

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Simplify customer communication processes with Exstream's unified interactive and automated communications platform

Learn everything you wanted to know about the latest release of Extreme -- our next gen "CCM Anywhere" platform that comes from combining the best of Extreme with the best of Communications Centre (Stream Serve and PowerDocs). We will also give an overview of the Extreme Product Roadmap  and strategy for planned features and innovations in upcoming releases.

Presented by Louise Pearson - Communications Excellence Manager - Eon & Christian Askland - OpenText

Maximise the investment in your business networks

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Maximise the investment in your business networks

You have invested in OpenText Business Network, but are you fully leveraging all of its capabilities and value? Attend this session to explore the entire Business Network portfolio for managing both structured and unstructured information exchange. Learn how the latest product and service innovations—from advanced supply chain analytics to omni-channel messaging—help accelerate business benefit. Get the most out of your investment. Conduct business at the speed of digital.

End-to-end compliance in HR document management: create, store, manage, lecture and access

Presented by Andy Straw, BAT and SAP

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End-to-end compliance in HR document management: create, store, manage, lecture and access

You’ve implemented SAP SuccessFactors solutions for best-in-class HR, but still struggle with the day-to-day task of managing employee files. The massive numbers of employee documents create bottlenecks for most organizations. Learn how SAP SuccessFactors solution users can rethink the way they create, store, manage, access, and ensure the compliance of employee documents by using an integrated document management solution. Hear British American Tobacco describe how improving management of its HR content with digitalized employee files and letter generation has helped the company to optimize processes and improve the employee experience. We’ll also discuss hybrid environments where one central and secure repository can be accessed by both SAP SuccessFactors and SAP HCM on-premise solutions.

Presented by Andy Straw, IT Programme Manager - BAT & SAP

EnCase: detect & secure your data

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EnCase: detect & secure your data

Don't let your company become another headline. With the GDPR looming and breaches prevalent, data privacy & InfoSec are top priorities for every business. Companies around the world have deployed EnCase solutions for 360 degree visibility across all networks and endpoints - to monitor threats, mitigate breaches and manage risk. In the digital transformation era we share responsibility for security; join this session to learn what you should know about security and ways that you can reduce your organisation's digital risk.

How eDOCS fits into the OpenText cloud vision

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How eDOCS fits into the OpenText cloud vision

OpenText is developing a family of industry-specific applications purpose-built for the cloud. These solutions can operate as stand-alone solutions or as seamless extensions to existing on-premises solutions. Join this session to learn about the OpenText cloud vision, how eDOCS fits into it, and how your firm can prepare to benefit.

3:50 pm-4:30 pm OpenText Cloud strategy offerings and meet the experts

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OpenText Cloud strategy offerings and meet the experts

Cloud is being considered by organisations for their existing and new business applications. Join this session to Learn about OpenText Cloud strategy, our products and services. Speak directly to this panel made up of the teams that provide our cloud service.

SAP customers to share their experiences

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SAP customers to share their experiences

Run a fully connected digital business with our Internet of Things (IoT) applications, platform, and technology. Build new business models, harness real-time intelligence, and support adaptive processes from core to edge.

Intelligent digital asset analysis and syndication advances DAM into the cloud

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Intelligent digital asset analysis and syndication advances DAM into the cloud

Join us for this session where we will enlighten you about new functionality, architectural improvements and improved integrations recently released in OpenText DAM Solutions. The future of targeted media distribution is upon us; learn how automated syndication with the OpenText Media Management Digital Hub can empower business users to easily create, configure, and operationalize multiple branded microsites exposing assets from OpenText Media Management with folder and metadata filtering and user permissions for automated syndication.

Accelerate competitive advantage with B2B managed services

Presented by Andreas Kolb, Siemens

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Accelerate competitive advantage with B2B managed services

Your business is faced with multiple demands and challenges. Whether internal initiatives, such as ERP consolidation; go-to-market strategies, such as M&A activity or channel expansion; or external forces and mandates, such as electronic invoice compliance—your resources are stretched thin. Attend this session to learn how OpenText B2B Managed Services can help your organisation turn these challenges into opportunity and competitive advantage.

More than 100,000 Siemens suppliers still rely on fax, phone, or email to communicate with Siemens making it difficult for you to get a single view of activity. With the help of OpenText Business Network, the ESI + (Electronic Supplier Integration) program enables Siemens to quickly digitize the important P2P processes and replace the vulnerable paper processes.

Managing the other 90% - content management strategies for success

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Managing the other 90% - content management strategies for success

Over 90% of information we keep today is unmanaged. Documents paper and electronic in many different locations. Finding all this information and consolidating it into a single platform is a huge job. We will share our strategy for pulling together all the different silos of unstructured data into a single platform (SAP and OpenText) for success where everything can be found and organised with limited effort applied to indexing while providing maximum value in finding and retrieving.

Magellan: predict, act and win with your data

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Magellan: predict, act and win with your data

Data is disrupting industry faster now than ever before. The organisations leveraging their data for improved decision making and actions are those winning in the new marketplace. Magellan – OpenText’s leading Analytics and AI Platform – was built just for this: putting machine learning to work across your organisation to help you make what was previously impossible, possible. The result is better and more informed decision-making. Whether you are looking to improve customer experience and predict customer behaviour, or minimise the risk of regulatory and compliance complexities, or to optimise your supply chain - Magellan can help you to win early. Join this session to learn how our open A.I. platform is being applied at enterprise companies like your own.

Ready for GDPR? How eDOCS helps you comply

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Ready for GDPR? How eDOCS helps you comply

With the GDPR grace period ending on May 25, its important to ensure your organisations' handling of personal data is compliant. Join this session to learn how you will be impacted and how eDOCS can help you comply.

4:40 pm-5:20 pm Derive business outcomes from retiring your legacy applications

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Derive business outcomes from retiring your legacy applications

Learn more about industry and broad regulations such as GDPR, Dodd-Frank, and MiFID 2, their impact on your compliance overhead, and how Info Archive can help with compliant analytics, accessibility, privacy, and archiving for your structured and unstructured data. You will see how Info Archive provides the information management platform you need to derive business outcomes from your big data and analytics initiatives, while ensuring regulatory and privacy mandates. You will learn why governance is necessary for big data and how Info Archive can expose compliant data sets that meet both analytics and governance requirements.

The new frontier for cloud applications and process automation

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The new frontier for cloud applications and process automation

Across industries, business leaders are under increasing pressure to accelerate their digital transformation efforts. While many organisations apply process automation to a few core business functions, others are achieving far greater results by leveraging new capabilities across the enterprise—including low-code application development, mobile deployment, and integration with content management, analytics, and other systems of record. Whether you are focused on efficiency, costs, or compliance, automating business processes is a key component of digital transformation. Join this session as we discuss the changing landscape of process automation, what it means to you, and how your organisation can take advantage

Building the right digital experience foundation for future customer engagement

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Building the right digital experience foundation for future customer engagement

Digital is everywhere - from web, to mobile, to smart devices and beyond. Customers’ expectations of digital experiences that are tailored to their interests and needs are higher than ever before. With this shift in expectation, organisations must become even more customer-centric to remain competitive and meet business goals. Hear about the latest release and future strategy for OpenText WCM products to help engage your customers with modern and personalised experiences within the context of the intelligent customer journey.

Transitioning to All-IP in 2018: A roadmap to success

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Transitioning to All-IP in 2018: A roadmap to success

The end of the traditional telephony era is here with the All-IP by 2018 initiative. Closing the digital divide to all IP presents great opportunities for organizations but does not come without potential risks for secure methods of exchange, including fax. Fax transmissions on an IP network are often plagued with packet and data loss and high failure rates, which impact the flow of information and the speed at which you do business. Discover a roadmap to a successful transformation to All-IP in 2018, including a strategy to eliminate its impact to information exchange by moving fax and secure messaging to the cloud.

OpenText innovations for SAP®: overview and roadmap

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OpenText innovations for SAP®: overview and roadmap

This session reviews the entire OpenText SAP portfolio and provides first-hand insight into the latest innovations and future roadmap. See how OpenText solutions run in SAP Fiori® and integrate with cloud solutions such as S/4HANA® Cloud, SuccessFactors®, and Hybris®. Plus, you’ll get a preview of cloud innovations OpenText is working on for key products such as Extended ECM for SAP and Vendor Invoice Management.

Axcelerate: collect and discover your data

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Axcelerate: collect and discover your data

What's in your data? Do you have a strategy in place for analysing your unstructured content for an internal investigation, compliance audit, or time-sensitive litigation? OpenText Axcelerate is trusted by the world's largest law firms, regulators and enterprises for their most sensitive matters. Join this session to learn how Axcelerate's advanced analytics and machine learning can help you surface key facts and documents at speed when it matters most.

How Decisiv makes your information more valuable

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How Decisiv makes your information more valuable

Finding the content you need is paramount when trying to complete tasks and make informed decisions. Join this session to learn how OpenText™ Decisiv™ leverages the power of artificial intelligence and unsupervised machine-learning to search across your enterprise, analyse content using conceptual analysis, and pinpoint better, faster results. You will also learn how Decisiv 8.1 takes enterprise search even further with enhanced workflow capabilities making it easier for users to save, access, and boost the value of key content.

5:30 pm-6:30 pm Entertainment, canapés & drinks Innovation Expo networking

*The agenda is subject to change.

Partner sponsorships

The OpenText Innovation Tour provides the opportunity for partners to connect with customers and key OpenText personnel through executive keynotes, informative breakout and networking sessions. This year's tour branches across four continents, covering nine countries, all providing unlimited potential and the ability to learn about the future of Information Technology.

Take your Innovation Tour experience further by becoming a sponsor! Whether you are interested in demonstrating your products and solutions to an engaged audience, networking with new and existing customers or looking to align your brand with OpenText, there is an opportunity waiting for you. Interested in sponsoring multiple tour stops? Contact partnermarketing@opentext.com to receive your customised discounted package!

NOTE: Non-sponsoring partners of OpenText wishing to attend will be required to purchase an event pass to attend Europe Innovation Tour events. The cost for Non-Sponsoring Partners to attend Innovation Tour London is £425.00. An OpenText representative will be in contact once you have completed your registration to complete the event pass process.

 

Diamond sponsor

SAP
 
 

 

Emerald sponsors

Processflows
ProcessFlows is a leading provider of solutions and services that improve business processes and communications. Since 1987, it has helped thousands of organisations to increase efficiency, improve customer service and implement controls for regulatory compliance. Its nearshoring centre in Sofia provides staff or developers to extend an organisations’ resources at a lower cost and with less risk.
Vilt EOH

VILT is a company focused in digital transformation, helping enterprises all over the World to continuously improve their customers experience and to become more efficient operationally through the adoption of digital solutions, full data integration and advanced analytics.

Are you ready to become a digital leader? Learn more at www.vilt-group.com.

 

 

Sapphire sponsors

Fme

Fme’s migration-center is the leading product for content migrations inheriting 20 years of OpenText Documentum experience. This expertise helps to save up to 60% in cost and 80% in time during migrations to OpenText Documentum or OpenText Content Server without additional programming or scripting effort, yet high performing and 100% out-of-the-box.

ixtent
Proceed

Offering technical services for SAP certified content and archive solutions, as an OpenText services partner we are well placed to assist our customers to maximise their return on investment (ROI). Our goal is to deliver high quality data & document management solutions to the SAP marketplace. Website

 

Thank you to our other sponsors

Acheron

Acheron is a technology and solution Innovative company specialized in OpenText Products, Solutions and Public Cloud deployments. Our key specialization includes Process Suite, Media Management, Creative Review, Content Server, Extended ECM and Analytics. Acheron innovative solution includes Marketing Project Management, MCM for life sciences and Packaging Solution.

Convedo

Do you need help with OpenText BPM products Assure, Metastorm, MBPM, Process Suite or Provision? As a longstanding OpenText BPM support and services partner convedo offers all services for digital process automation from a single source: Consulting, Implementation, Operations, Support, Training and Licenses. Our team supports you throughout the lifecycle of your project or infrastructure.

 

Location and venue

InterContinental London-The O2

  • 1 Waterview Dr, London. SE10 0TW
  • April 12, 2018
  • 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Canapés and Drinks from 5:30pm onwards

NOTE: Non-sponsoring partners of OpenText wishing to attend will be required to purchase an event pass to attend Europe Innovation Tour events. The cost for Non-Sponsoring Partners to attend Innovation Tour London is £425.00. An OpenText representative will be in contact once you have completed your registration to complete the event pass process.

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  • 225+ Breakout sessions
  • 50+ Customer speakers

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