Basware Announces Analysts for Connect Conference Panel

Mittwoch, 17. April 2019

Basware Announces Analysts for Connect Conference Panel

Thought Leaders from Forrester, The Hackett Group & Orbit2transformation to Discuss Future of Source-to-Pay

CHICAGO, Illinois – April 17, 2019 — Basware (Nasdaq: BAS1V), the global leader in networked source-to-pay solutions, e-invoicing and innovative financing services, will be hosting three of the most influential business analysts in accounts payable, finance and procurement for a panel discussion at Connect 2019 on April 25 at The Langham, Chicago hotel. Andrew Bartels of Forrester Research, Inc, Amy Fong of The Hackett Group and Tomas Wiemer of Orbit2transformation will answer questions related to talent, technology and transformation in the evolving landscape of source-to-pay, highlighting how participants can navigate an increasingly digital world.

“From the future of solutions and services, including the impact of predictive analytics and artificial intelligence, to evolving relationships between the chief procurement officer and chief financial officer, to ever-changing international government mandates, this panel will address the most pressing issues that source-to-pay leaders will face,” commented Jeff Meredith, Director, Analyst Relations for Basware. “The collective knowledge and insights this impressive panelist group brings will give attendees much to share with their respective organizations.”

The panel will be moderated by Lindsay Munn of Basware. More on the panelists follows:

  • Andrew Bartels, Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, Inc, is a leading expert on technology market trends and sizing, cloud and smart computing technologies, technology budget benchmarks and processes, and technology’s impact on business operations.

  • Amy Fong is a Principal in The Hackett Group’s Procurement Executive Advisory program and Program Leader for the Purchase to Pay Advisory Program. She has more than 20 years of experience in both industry and consulting with a focus on procurement, supply chain and organizational effectiveness.

  • Tomas M. Wiemer, Founder and Managing Director of Orbit2transformation, focuses primarily on continuous improvement in procurement and digital transformation. He has many years of experience within Global Direct & Indirect Procurement Category Management, with a focus on Digital Strategy Transformation and has held numerous leadership positions in multiple industries.

​Basware Connect 2019, the Basware annual user conference, will be April 23-25 at The Langham, Chicago hotel. Speakers will include Derreck Kayongo, founder of The Global Soap Project, Michael Parzei, Chief Customer Officer of Mohawk MedBuy and Jason Busch, Managing Director of Azul Partners, Inc. and Spend Matters. Basware SVP and General Manager of North America, Eric Wilson, will kick off the programming on Wednesday morning. The agenda may be found here.

NOTE: A limited number of media passes are available for this event. Please contact [email protected] to request one.
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