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The One Value-Packed Summit for Compliance Professionals
Tap into what your business software customers need, want and expect at a new event from the International Business Software Managers Association. The Compliance Manager Summit 2014, March 10-11 in Santa Clara, Calif., is the innovative conference for software company license compliance managers and staff. This event will be held at the Hilton Santa Clara.
Designed for license compliance professionals, along with industry consultants and auditors, this summit provides attendees a unique environment in which to learn, discuss and analyze the latest approaches, trends and hot topics in publisher license compliance programs. By popular demand, the agenda has been expanded to include an additional half day. View the agenda
Note: The Compliance Manager Summit 2014 is for software company license compliance managers and staff. End users should attend SAM Summit in Chicago, June 23-25.
Focused topics and presentations
Only IBSMA brings to the table unparalleled, in-depth knowledge of the needs of the corporate software manager. For more than 11 years, IBSMA has had its finger on the pulse of business software consumers through annual surveys, studies, focus groups, workshops, publications and sold-out conferences. View the agenda
Today, IBSMA is bridging the gap between software publishers and corporate software managers to elevate understanding and promote innovation. At the Compliance Manager Summit 2014, you'll gain the knowledge and insight they need to grow your compliance program, boost the bottom line and stay competitive in today's fast-paced global software environment.
The event focuses on presenting innovations and successes in these areas:
Executive views on compliance in 2014
Trends in software licensing and pricing
Trends and technologies for compliance and enforcement
Publisher-provided tools for compliance and license management
Developing compliance programs in Asia's emerging markets
Lessons learned from starting and running a compliance program
Stimulating panel discussions with industry leading companies, and more
Who should attend Compliance Manager Summit 2014 is for software company license compliance professionals in the U.S., Europe and globally.
License compliance program managers and staff
Software compliance auditors and software asset managers
Legal, finance and accounting staff
Executives looking to start or grow a compliance management program
Registered attendees for 2013 included representatives from Adobe Systems, Anglepoint Group Inc., Apptria Technologies, CSC, Deloitte, Flexera Software, Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, IBM, IDC, KPMG LLP, MicroFocus, Netapp Inc., Oracle Corporation, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Progress Software, VMWare and more. Space will be limited to 70 in order to create an exclusive environment for personal networking and information sharing. Register today and reserve your space.
Location & Hotel Info
Compliance Manager Summit will be held at the Hilton Santa Clara hotel, close to San Francisco International Airport and the San Jose Airport. In the heart of Silicon valley, Santa Clara is close to museums, restaurants and more.
Hilton Santa Clara
4949 Great American Parkway
Santa Clara, California, 95054 USA
Tel: 1.408.330.0001 Fax: 1.408.562.6736
Click here for a map of the hotel area.
IBMSA has arranged for Compliance Manager Summit attendees to receive a rate of $249.00 per night (plus tax) for single/double rooms. To request a room in the IBSMA block, call 1.408.330.0001 and request the ECP Media room rate. Rooms are subject to availability and you should be sure to reserve before February 7, 2014.
We're busy putting together a top-notch agenda of stimulating speakers and topics drawn from our extensive list of professional members and industry leaders. The 2014 agenda is below and we will continue to update it as details are available.
||Monday, March 10
||Registration and breakfast
||Executive Views on Compliance 2014 Moderated by Steven Russman, Executive Director, IBSMA
Expect frank assessments, diverse views and lively debate (including audience participation) at this panel discussion among software company compliance executives as they address the biggest challenges and opportunities in running compliance programs today. Panelists (to be announced) include executives and managers from leading software companies.
||Software for the Future: Key Trends in Licensing and Valuing Software Amy Konary, IDC
In this session with sought-after industry analyst and forecaster Amy Konary, research director with IDC, you'll learn what's driving changes in licensing and how to best take advantage of the new alternatives. Konary provides an insider's view on supplier strategies and tactics affecting the way that software will be licensed in the future. The presentation includes details from the annual survey conducted by IDC and Flexera Software. Konary has followed software pricing and licensing for more than a decade.
||Hewlett Packard Reinvents Compliance Christian Pruitt, Hewlett Packard
||EMC Leads the Way with Asset Management Jared Collins, EMC
||How to Write an Audit Letter David Welch, NetApp
||Oracle's Key Account Program Brian Papay and Jonathan Koop, Oracle License Management Services
||Roundtable discussion: Reinvigorating Mature Compliance Programs Moderated by Michael Koss, Anglepoint
||Roundtable discussion: Starting and Growing Compliance Programs Moderated by Chris Ruhl, Pricewaterhousecoopers
||Licensing and Technology Trends Panel Discussion Moderated by Amy Konary, IDC and Steven Russman, Executive Director, IBSMA
How will changing technology impact software companies compliance programs and their customers in the coming years? We'll touch on usage management, software tagging, cloud computing, virtualization, license metrics and more. Join thought leaders from Flexera Software, v.i.Labs and IBM as they share their views today and on what's to come.
|| Reception sponsored by
||Tuesday, March 11
||Registration and breakfast
||Insider's View on the Past, Present and Future of Compliance Theresa Rocker, Genesys Systems
||KPMG Survey of Publisher Compliance Practices Paul Baguley, KPMG
||What Are ISO 19770 Software Tags and Where They Fit in IBM's View of License Management Brian Turner, IBM
||Why License Managers View Compliance Differently than You Moderated by Steven Russman
Walk a while in the shoes of veteran enterprise software license managers and you'll gain a new perspective on compliance. This session will enlighten and inform on the real challenges and opportunities customers' license managers face in organizations today. Expect frank assessments and lively discussion. Panelists (to be announced) include managers from IBSMA-member companies.
||Revisiting Executive Views on Compliance 2014 Moderated by Steven Russman, Executive Director, IBSMA
Expect more frank assessments, diverse views and lively debate at this panel discussion among software company compliance executives as they revisit the biggest challenges and opportunities in running compliance programs today. Panelists (to be announced) include executives and managers from leading software companies.
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Contact IBSMA for details on sponsorship options and programs. Limited sponsorships available. Call 1.734.930.1925 or e-mail Services@IBSMA.com for information.
Flexera Software is the leading provider of strategic solutions for Application Usage Management solutions delivering continuous compliance, optimized usage and maximized value to application producers and their customers. Flexera Software is trusted by more than 80,000 customers that depend on our comprehensive solutions—from installation and licensing, entitlement and compliance management to application readiness and software license optimization. Visit Flexerasoftware.com.
V.i. Labs offers software providers solutions to identify, track, and create actionable intelligence on the use and misuse of their software to increase revenue. Its CodeArmor® platform is used by leading software providers to recover revenue lost to unlicensed software use, gain compliant customers and globally reduce the pirated use of their software applications. Customers have identified $7 billion in revenue recovery opportunities and are adding an average of 10 to 25 percent additional revenue to their top lines. Learn more at vilabs.com.
The International Business Software Mangers Association (IBSMA) is the world's largest nonprofit association of business-focused software management (SAM) professionals working together to develop and promote SAM best practices and address issues of common concern. Visit IBSMA.com for details.