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arrowPLATINUM SPONSORS:

Axway
www.axway.com
   Axway

Axway (NYSE Euronext: AXW.PA), a market leader in governing the flow of data, is a global software company with more than 11,000 public- and private-sector customers in 100 countries. For more than a decade, Axway has empowered leading organizations around the world with proven solutions that help manage business-critical interactions through the exchange of data flowing across the enterprise, among B2B communities, cloud and mobile devices. Our award-winning solutions span business-to-business integration, managed file transfer, API and identity management, and email security– offered on premise and in the Cloud with professional and managed services.

Axway is registered in France with headquarters in the United States and offices in 22 countries. More information is available at www.axway.com.


OpenText
www.opentext.com
   OpenText
Business Process Management (BPM) by OpenText unleashes the power of information to give employees, customers, and partners what they need to quickly and consistently deliver exceptional results. As part of Enterprise Information Management by OpenText, BPM helps organizations work more efficiently, improve the optimization of complex processes, and outperform their business goals with real-time business insight. By offering Smart Process Applications, OpenText BPM is able to accelerate deployments and deliver broader value to our customers. To learn more, visit www.opentext.com.

IBM
www.ibm.com/uk/en/ 
   IBM
IBM Business Process and Operational Decision Management empower organizations to achieve better business outcomes with improved processes and intelligent decision-making in a collaborative and agile way. IBM’s market-leading offerings combined with industry expertise and services help organisations exceed customer expectations, increase productivity, and get complete visibility into business operations. www.ibm.com/bpm

arrowSILVER SPONSORS:

Qualiware
www.qualiware.com
   Qualiware

QualiWare enables positive change by providing tools and methods that ensures coherency, consensus and consistency, and we support the agile and innovative company in handling complex knowledge, maintained by multiple persons with different backgrounds, in a continuous process.

Our product line supports the ‘next changes’ for organization change, collaborative decision making, social collaboration, social analytics and delegation of responsibilities for information sharing. It enables a culture designed for change and motivates employees to use their social relations to improve business performance.

QualiWare is a comprehensive modeling component covering Business Process Analysis, Business Architecture and Enterprise Architecture. It will help customers using EA for competitive advantage and growth; it will focus on EA delivering actual business outcome; it will enable alignment of business and it and help managers making informed decision on investments and organization change.


Black Duck
www.blackducksoftware.com
   Black Duck

At Black Duck, we believe the future of software development relies on the effective and informed use of open source technologies and methods. We are dedicated to helping our customers increase their strategic use of open source, while simultaneously strengthening and collaborating with the greater community. 

Offering award-winning software and consulting, Black Duck is the partner of choice for open source software adoption, governance and management to enterprises of every size. We help our customers harness the power of open source technologies and methods for faster innovation, greater creativity and improved efficiency.


arrowSTANDARD SPONSORS:

BiZZdesign
www.bizzdesign.com
   BiZZdesign

BiZZdesign offer complete and integrated solutions to design and improve organizations: effective, proven and to-the-point. These integrated solutions consist of easy to use tools, best practice models and methods, training and business consultancy services. The solutions are based on open standards such as TOGAF®, ArchiMate® and BPMN™.

The BiZZdesign solutions cover enterprise architecture, infrastructure architecture, business process analysis, business process management, lean and governance. Key elements are structured analysis, design, implementation, management and control. Designing and improving organizations is a profession. Become a professional using the certified solutions of BiZZdesign! BiZZdesign Academy is a licensed training company for TOGAF® and ArchiMate® training and certification. BiZZdesign serves many customers worldwide, supported from several offices in Europe and North America and a global network of resellers and partners. To find out more visit www.bizzdesign.com.


PNMsoft
www.pnmsoft.com
   PNMsoft

At PNMsoft we believe Enterprise Architects, IT Managers and their teams can and should be the driving force in any organisation’s success, if they could constantly adapt its business processes to changing market conditions. Sequence Kinetics™, our Intelligent Business Process Management Suite, uses unique HotChange™ technology to enable rapid build and change of high availability, mobile enabled workflow applications, while maintaining lifecycle governance. PNMsoft is on Gartner's iBPMS Magic Quadrant for 2012, and has attained Microsoft Gold Application Development competency. PNMsoft is UK headquartered and serves hundreds of customers around the globe. Let’s put your business processes in motion .


IPL
www.ipl.com
   IPL

IPL helps organisations succeed in today's ever changing world through the creation of innovative, cost-effective business solutions. Whether it's responding to the latest regulatory changes, improving the efficiency of key business processes or unlocking the true potential of information, our clients benefit from IPL's first class consulting services, backed up by three decades of solution development experience and "through-life" support capabilities.

From the development of online systems at household names such as Nationwide to the creation of strategic information blueprints at multi-national giants, our breadth of Information Management experience is second to none. But more than anything we keep our promises, forming long term partnerships with our clients based on trust and shared vision. You could call it a "win-win" situation.

We call it Intelligent Business.


K2
www.k2.com
   K2

Use K2 to build and run business applications including forms, workflow, data and reports. Across enterprises and within departments, K2 customers are rapidly transforming their companies with applications that connect people to information and work, anywhere and at any time.

With K2’s visual tools, creating, launching and using the first K2 application is a snap. Reusable components ensure the next application delivers faster than the one before, and when the business needs change, it’s easy to update your K2 apps to fit.


QPR
www.qpr.com
   QPR
QPR Software is specialized in operational development of private and public sector organizations. Our mission is to help our customers to become agile and efficient in their operations. We offer software and services in areas of enterprise architecture development, process modeling and analysis as well as performance management. We have more than 1,500 customers in over 50 countries and our shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.

Informatica
www.informatica.com/uk
   Informatica
Informatica is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Thousands of organizations rely on Informatica for maximizing return on data to drive their top business imperatives. To maximize return on data, Informatica increases the value of data by delivering relevant, trustworthy, timely, authoritative, actionable, accessible, holistic and secure data. At the same time, Informatica lowers the cost of data by bringing down business costs, labor costs, software costs, hardware costs and storage costs. With the Informatica Platform organizations can fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks.

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BCS
www.bcs.org
   BCS - The Chartered Institute of IT

BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT champions the global IT profession and the interests of individuals engaged in that profession for the benefit of all.

Exchanging IT expertise and knowledge: The Institute fosters links between experts from industry, academia and business to promote new thinking, education and knowledge sharing.

Supporting practitioners:  Through continuing professional development and a series of respected IT qualifications, the Institute seeks to promote professional practice tuned to the demands of business. It provides practical support and information services to its members and volunteer communities around the world.

Setting standards and frameworks:  The Institute collaborates with government, industry and relevant bodies to establish good working practices, codes of conduct, skills frameworks and common standards. It also offers a range of consultancy services to employers to help them adopt best practice.


DAMA International
www.dama.org
   DAMA International

DAMA International is a not-for-profit, vendor-independent association of technical and business professionals dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices for data resource management and enterprise information. The primary purpose of DAMA International is to promote the understanding, development, and practice of managing data and information to support business strategies.   As Data Management becomes more relevant to the business, DAMA is keeping pace with new products and services such as the 2nd edition of the DAMA Data Dictionary, the DAMA BOD (Body of Knowledge) and several new certification exams.  We are participating on the Boards of many academic and standards bodies and sharing our knowledge with other organizations.

DAMA International is pleased to announce that a new chapter is forming in Turkey which will join the 8 other European chapters as part of DAMA International.   DAMA International and its affiliated chapters have grown year after year with chapters operating in Australia, China, India, North America, South America, Japan, and South Africa and DAMA is facilitating the formation of new chapters in many other countries.

As a DAMA member you receive the benefits of your local or global chapter's activities and all the benefits of DAMA International's products and services. You can network with other professionals to share ideas, trends, problems, and solutions. You receive a discount at DAMA International conferences and seminars, and on associated vendor's products and services. To learn more about DAMA International, local chapters, membership, achievement awards, conferences and training events, subscriptions to DM Review and other publications, discounts, job listings, education and certification, please visit the DAMA International web page at www.dama.org.  Both the DAMA UK chapter and DAMA International will have a meeting during the conference.  We invite interested parties to join this vital and growing organization.  More information can be found at www.dama.org or you can email me at president@dama.org.


BCS Enterprise Architecture Specialist Group
www.ea.bcs.org/content/index.php
   BCS Enterprise Architecture Specialist Group

The BCS Enterprise Architecture SG is one of the specialist groups in the British Computer Society, The Chartered Institute for IT.

We organise Events and Conferences several times a year throughout the country. Our events and conferences are an ideal opportunity to hear high-quality speakers from the UK and overseas and to network with fellow professionals. Above all, the BCS Enterprise Architecture SG offers a friendly environment to network with fellow architects and to meet new friends.


NAF
www.naf.nl
   NAF

The mission of the Netherlands Architecture Forum (NAF) is to promote and professionalise the use of architecture in the world of business and IT. Since its foundation in 2002, the NAF has created a network of over 70 Dutch user organisations, vendors and knowledge institutes. It offers its members opportunities for networking with fellow architects, exposure through publications, and knowledge exchange in its working groups.

NAF working groups bring together professionals on such diverse topics as architecture principles, Web 2.0 architecture, Cloud & SaaS, TOGAF, IT governance, and many more. Furthermore, NAF is organiser of the NAF Insight seminars and co-responsible for the yearly Dutch national architecture congress (LAC).


ABPMP
www.abpmp.org
   ABPMP

The ABPMP is a non-profit, vendor independent organization dedicated to the advancement of BPM concepts and practices. ABPMP is practitioner-oriented and practitioner-led.

The ABPMP International provides opportunities for networking, continuing education and sharing best practices, new ideas, and experiences of its members and professional colleagues. We do this through local chapter meetings, special events, and partnering with BPM service providers to provide significant member discounts for major industry conferences, training, and special events.

ABPMP International is continually working on a series of professional educational programs to support the recognition of BPM as a professional discipline. This includes our recently released Guide to the Business Process Management Common Body of Knowledge (BPM CBOK®), the BPM Model Curriculum, and the only international Certification program for BPM practitioners (CBPP®) released in January 2010. Members receive discounts on these and other programs, and are welcome to participate in our various committees and work group efforts as contributors, reviewers, editors, etc.

Please visit our website www.abpmp.org for more information.


Association of Enterprise Architects
https://www.globalaea.org
   Association of Enterprise Architects

The Association of Enterprise Architects (AEA) is the definitive professional organization for Enterprise Architects. Its goals are to increase job opportunities for all of its members and increase their market value by advancing professional excellence, and to raise the status of the profession as a whole.


DAMA UK
www.damauk.org
   DAMA - UK Chapter

The drive for the future is to successfully focus on providing quality support to core members whilst guaranteeing sufficient financial income to ensure sustained activity.

The four areas which DAMA UK recommends addressing over the next two years are:

Academic - to survey UK organisations to understand their Data Management skill set needs and then induce academic institutions to supply them.

Data Quality (DQ) - to benchmark data quality standards in the UK and encourage development of business awareness of the importance of DQ and help develop DG metrics.

Government regulations versus data - to increase awareness of the legal implications of data management, assist organisations in reducing their legal liabilities and support ETA (and others) lobby for "data clever" legislation.

Data Standards - survey requirements then work with other organisations (eg BCS) to develop effective data standards.


BCS
www.bcs.org
   BCS

Committed to helping Data and Information Management Professionals.

Data Management remains at the core of all good efficient Information Systems. The group is interested in a wide range of Data Management topics including data analysis, data architecture, database design, repositories, data management, data quality, data migration and information resource planning. We also address data aspects of project development as well as techniques for data interchange, data fusion and metadata management.

The DMSG organise six to eight day, afternoon or evening meetings each year covering a wide range of Data Management topics, additionally, we share details with Members of events organised by other bodies which may be of interest to Members. These events allow for the exchange of experience and good practice on data analysis, data architecture, database design, repositories, data management, data quality and information resource planning.

Our meetings and events are informative and engaging and include opportunities for professional networking.  They allow Members to keep up to date with the latest developments within the profession, discuss topical issues and make useful contacts. If there is a topic that you would like to suggest as a subject for future meetings, feel free to contact one of the Committee with your suggestion.


IASA
www.iasaglobal.org
   IASA
Iasa Global is the premier association focused on the technology architecture profession through the advancement of best practices, education and certification. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, the association is committed to improving the quality of the IT architecture industry by developing and delivering standards, education and accredited certification programs and services. Iasa has 50 chapters and interest groups in more than 30 countries, and has a member base and readership of over 70,000 worldwide.

BPM-Forum
www.bpm-forum.org
   BPM-Forum
The BPM-Forum is the neutral expert platform for Business Process Management. The BPM-Forum was founded as a non profit organization in the Netherlands in 2003. It aims to raise the awareness of the value and contribution which BPM can make to any organization. This is achieved by bringing together members from the academic, user and supplier community. The BPM-Forum provides regular meetings for the local BPM community where best practices, case studies and theoretical background information are shared. The BPM-Forum provides its members discounts to various 3rd party BPM events. The BPM-Forum is endorsed by top local academic and business professionals. The BPM-Forum has alliances with relevant local and international organizations and supports the development local BPM communities in other countries. See www.bpm-forum.org for more information.

arrowMedia Sponsors:

Business Process Incubator
www.businessprocessincubator.com
   Business Process Incubator
Business Process Incubator is the global online resource of all things Process.  Free registration provides access to a wealth of BPM, Lean, Six Sigma, Change Management & Strategic Planning.  Business Solutions including free BPMN modelers, best practice presentations, standards compliant verification and conversion web-services, and a comprehensive BPM eLearning curriculum.

Enterprise Management 360
/www.enterprisemanagement360.com
  
Enterprise Management 360
Enterprise Management 360 is a global publication that provides decision makers and end users with the information they need to succeed in the ever-changing field of business technology, from developing strategy to making cost-effective purchase decisions and managing their organization's projects.  Enterprise Management 360 does this through independent world-leading analysis and vendor thought leadership in the form of original white papers, podcasts, analyst research, and case studies detailing up-to-date industry trends and data.

BPMgeek
/bpmgeek.com/
   BPMgeek
BPMGeek is a Business Process Management Collaboration portal featuring BPM related articles, case studies, tutorials, videos and stories. With about 20 products and 10 providers participating, BPMgeek has been able to showcase actionable Product specific information to the community. Users interested in finding out more or contributing to the community can check it out on http://bpmgeek.com

TDAN.com
www.tdan.com
   TDAN
The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC -- http://www.tdan.com -- is an award winning electronic publication that focuses on the various disciplines of data management. TDAN.com celebrated its 10th Anniversary in July of 2007 and presently attracts close to 100,000 visitors a month. The publication is produced by Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC, a well-known data management specialist that focuses on "Non-Invasive©" Data Governance & Data Stewardship program development.

ECM Plus
www.ecmplus.com
   ECM Plus

ECM Plus – The Voice of Content, Collaboration & The Cloud (www.ecmplus.com) - enterprise content management...and then some.

At ecmplus.com, we are proud to be first to your desk every week with the latest news and developments in content and business information.

Our aim is to keep you better informed with professional content of the highest standard.

As well as bringing you the top news and features, ECM Plus will give you:

  • insight into the current, hot topics and issues in the wider ECM space
  • thought leaders and leading-edge value-added information so that you can help significantly grow your business – and increase your profits.

Technology Evaluation Centers
www.technologyevaluation.com
   Technology Evaluation Centers

Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) helps organizations choose the best enterprise software solutions for their unique needs—quickly and cost effectively. With detailed information on over 1,000 solutions in the world’s largest vendor database, TEC delivers a broad range of evaluation and selection resources to help ensure successful software selection projects. As impartial software evaluators since 1993, TEC’s expert team of analysts and selection professionals are involved in thousands of software selection projects every year. The TEC newsletter goes out to 920,000 subscribers and is available in 4 languages.

Visit TEC: www.technologyevaluation.com
Subscribe to the TEC Newsletter: http://www.technologyevaluation.com/newsletter-subscribe/


TechWeek Europe
www.techweekeurope.co.uk
   TechWeek Europe

TechWeek Europe is the online resource for IT professionals, published by NetMediaEurope. Content on TechWeek Europe is designed to provide an actionable resource for decision-makers. It presents information that IT people need to know with particular strengths in Security, Cloud, Mobile Devices, Government Policy and Open Source.  TechWeek Europe publishes breaking news, in-depth reports and features, comment articles, interviews and product reviews daily. It also offers users a daily newsletter, weekly roundups (Security, Green IT, Mobile & Wireless) and a white paper resource centre.  For more information, please visit: www.techweekeurope.co.uk.


Via Nova Architectura
www.via-nova-architectura.org
   Via Nova Architectura

A number of thought leaders in the area of business - and IT architectures have set up a digital magazine on architecture: Via Nova Architectura. Although started as an initiative within the Netherlands, the magazine should reach all those interested in the area of architecture, where-ever they live. Via Nova Architectura aims to provide an accessible platform for the architecture community. It is meant to be the primary source of information for architects in the field. The scope of Via Nova Architectura is "digital" architecture in the broadest sense of the word: business architecture, solution architecture, software architecture, infrastructure architecture or any other architecture an enterprise may develop to realize its business strategy.


Architecture & Governance Magazine
www.architectureandgovernance.com
   Architecture & Governance Magazine
Architecture & Governance Magazine (www.architectureandgovernance.com) is an online community targeted at Enterprise Architects, Strategic Planners, Governance practitioners and IT Executives who are focused on the issue of driving business changes through Strategic IT Planning and Enterprise Architecture. A&G magazine features industry case studies, analyst reports, and best practices related to our industry. Please sign up to be part of our community, comment on the articles and receive complimentary bi-monthly PDF issues electronically.

Oil It.com
www.oilit.comm
   Oil IT.com
Oil IT Journal is a monthly newsletter focusing on oil and gas information technology. Oil IT Journal has a track record of providing clear and impartial analysis of the technical issues behind data management, data modelling and application software. Industry news is covered in a timely manner, including corporate mergers and sales, new software, national data banks and collaborative industry projects. Published monthly since 1996 in print and online, the www.oilit.com website received around 3 million hits in 2010.

BPM Leader
www.bpmleader.com
   BPM Leader
BPM Leader is the largest independent community for business process management professionals worldwide. BPM Leader is the expert network and community site where you can find the latest insights, ideas and best practices on Business Process Management, Workflow Automation, Case Management, Lean Six Sigma, Change Management and related domains. Being a strictly independent knowledge sharing platform, BPM Leader brings together over 11,000 BPM professionals, bloggers, industry experts, users, vendors, consultants and analysts.


BPM LATAM
www.bpm-latam.org
   BPM LATAM
BPM LATAM is an organization that aims to spread and promote the BPM and Enterprise Architecture disciplines in Latin America and among Spanish speaking people around the world. BPM LATAM is based in Chile and it is actually the main BPM centre and community of practitioners, which is working to stimulate the research, collaboration and discussion between leaders, academics, managers, consultants and students. BPM LATAM also aims to be a central point and a link between academy and industry for the effective transference of knowledge and practice. 

Modern Analyst
www.modernanalyst.com
   Modern Analyst

ModernAnalyst.com is the premier community and resource portal for business analysts, systems analysts, and other IT professionals involved in business systems analysis. Find what you need, when you need it. The ModernAnalyst.com community provides Articles, Forums, Templates, Interview Questions, Career Advice, Profiles, a Resource Directory, and much more, to allow you to excel at your work. From junior analysts to analysis managers, whether you integrate off-the-shelf products, perform systems analysis for custom software development, or re-engineer business processes, ModernAnalyst.com has what you need to take your career to the next level.


Business Process Management Journal
www.emeraldinsight.com/bpmj.htm
   Business Process Management Journal

Business Process Management Journal provides insights into Best Practice Management of key processes. It does this by staying at the leading edge of theoretical advances in the field, and illustrating the practical relevance of these through case studies and applied examples. The journal will help to build a deep appreciation of how to manage business processes effectively by disseminating best practice, and enhances your learning through a critical evaluation of the experience of others.

For more information, or to submit an article, go to: www.emeraldinsight.com/bpmj.htm.


The Data Manager's Public Library
www.TheDMPL.com
   DMPL
The Data Manager's Public Library is an online resource featuring a comprehensive events calendar for all things Data Management. This searchable calendar includes Conferences, Certification / Training, Seminars, Forums and Summits around the world in such topics as Big Data, MDM, Data Governance, Business Intelligence, Data Quality, EIM, Analytics, BPM, Enterprise Architecture, Cloud Computing and many more.   The DMPL also features collections focused on Business, Government, Education and Healthcare. In these collections are actual Policies and Principles, Roles and Responsibilities, Best Practices and Case Studies, Frameworks, Charters, Standards, Guidelines and more. There is no registration or membership required to view these resources. www.TheDMPL.com

ComputerWeekly.com
www.computerweekly.com
   ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly is the leading provider of news, analysis, opinion, information and services for the UK IT community, and an advocate for UK IT professionals and the role of technology in improving organisations in all sectors of business and public life. On the web, on mobile and through face-to-face events, Computer Weekly aims to help senior IT professionals to:

  • Make better IT strategy and technology purchasing decisions;
  • Improve their knowledge and skills, and develop their careers;
  • Connect with the people and information they need to be successful in their jobs.

BPM.com
www.bpm.com
   BPM.com
The authoritative Source for Business Process Management News and Information. Download White Papers and read Articles and Commentary from some of the leading experts in the industry.