A global gathering of Progress customers and partners with a common goal: to deliver on the next generation of business apps for their organizations.
Join us in Boston to learn, connect, collaborate and reimagine what’s possible. You’ll interact 1:1 with Progress executives, hear from organizations building tomorrow’s applications today and be able to craft your own agenda, choosing from the sessions, training and workshops relevant to you and your business. ProgressNEXT is the event for all Progress customers and partners.
Maud Bernard is responsible for digital marketing solutions for the Marine Solutions division at Wärtsilä, the global leader in smart technology and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. In this role she has been focused on B2B marketing specifically developing digital channels and enriching the customer experience by focusing on human-centric design as the heart of the user experience. Prior to Wärtsilä Bernard was with Amazon where she focused on French customer service, sales and content editing. She is also a certified ScrumMaster®.
Richard Campbell wrote his first line of code in 1977. His career has spanned the computing industry both on the hardware and software sides, development and operations. He was a co-founder of Strangeloop Networks, acquired by Radware in 2013 and was on the board of directors of Telerik which was acquired by Progress Software in 2014. Today he is a consultant and advisor to a number of successful technology firms and is the founder and chairman of Humanitarian Toolbox (www.htbox.org), a public charity that builds open source software for disaster relief. Richard is also the host of two podcasts: .NET Rocks! (www.dotnetrocks.com) which publishes two shows a week to .NET developers and RunAs Radio (www.runasradio.com) which is a weekly show for IT Professionals.
Michael serves Application Development & Delivery Professionals. He is a leading expert on mobile software development, software development processes, and next-generation software architectures.
Michael has more than 15 years of experience in the software development industry. He joined Forrester from IBM, where he delivered industry-leading applications in mobile, social software, content management, portal, and workflow. While there, he authored or co-authored 23 patents in the areas of mobile software, collaborative systems, content management, and media services that have been issued or pending.
Michael holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Case Western Reserve University.
Stephen is a Developer Advocate on the Angular Team at Google. Stephen works to solve real world problems faced by developers and businesses and to represent the needs of the community within the Angular team.
Pamela Hudson is the CIO for BayHealth Development LLC (a joint venture between University of California San Francisco Health and John Muir Health) and Canopy Health, the accountable care network / HMO plan for the Bay Area. Prior to joining BayHealth/Canopy Health,Hudson was the Chief Operating Officer for the Center for Digital Health Innovation (CDHI) at the University of California San Francisco where she was responsible for managing all CDHI operations, deliverables, assets and public/private partnerships for digital innovations. She has 30 years of health IT, consulting and operations experience and has led multiple EHR implementations at different organizations, including: Kaiser Permanente, UK National Health System/London and the University of California San Francisco. In each organization she has also led the introduction of new technologies such as, Voalte|Clinical Communications, OneView| Patient Centered Engagement, robotic TUGS, development of artificial intelligence algorithms for images, high-performance computing with Intel/Nvidia and Interoperability HIE platforms. Hudson is passionate about improving people’s lives and firmly believes technology can transform healthcare. She is a noted speaker and has been appeared in publications including CNet, Wired and the San Francisco Times.
Raj Sadasivan is a strategic leader and change agent with over 21 years cross-continent IT advisory and consulting industry experience in India, Australia, Europe and USA. In his capacity as Chief Global Digital Customer Experience Leader at Schneider Electric, Raj is leading the charge to transform customer experience and satisfaction. Prior to Schneider Electric Sadasivan held consultancy roles at PWC, Sterling Commerce (an IBM company) and Philip Morris. He also held leadership positions at Ecubed Collaboration, Ernst & Young, MillerCoors and DHL.
Tom Stein is the senior computer systems manager at Washington University and the operations manager and senior IT lead for NASA’s Planetary Data System Geosciences Node at Washington University. With an information management background, Stein is a technology advocate who seeks to incorporate technology advances into tools and processes that improve access to and understanding of NASA mission data. He leads development of new approaches and interfaces, including the Analyst’s Notebooks, a web app for planetary scientists and the general community that details Mars rover missions. In addition, Stein is involved with efforts to standardize planetary data management and access worldwide and chairs the International Planetary Data Alliance.
Kalman Tiboldi is the Chief Business Innovation Officer at TVH Group, the worldwide market leader in replacement parts and accessories for material handling and industrial vehicles. In this role Tiboldi drove digital transformation within the company by merging IT and business into a new department called, “Business Innovation through IT” (BI*T). With his team Tiboldi has successfully implemented a flawless IT infrastructure with flexible applications, based on service-oriented architecture, using DevOps. Tiboldi has also implemented a series of cloud-based services, Big Data and IoT and strongly supports Open Source. Tiboldi holds a Civil engineer polytechnician degree from Military Technical Academy of Bucharest and a Master of Mathematics and Computer Science degree from University of Bucharest.
He has over 35 year experience in using IT for business process innovation and was named ‘IT Manager of the Year – Large Organizations’ in 2004 and 2011 by the leading European trade publication, Data News. Tiboldi has spoken at the Smart Manufacturing Leaders Summit and Edge Computing Congress and has appeared in media outlets including AI Business, Enterprise Mobility Exchange and more.
As a Director of Software Development for Infor, Chris leads architecture and dev teams charged with building and deploying market-leading, highly-scalable, multi-tenant SaaS applications. For the past 15+ years, Chris has worked on sophisticated ecommerce and mobility solutions in the commercial and manufacturing verticals. Chris holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Southern Polytechnic State University and a M.E. in Systems Engineering from Penn State University.
As Senior Vice President of Core Products, John oversees Progress’ core portfolio, including OpenEdge, DataDirect, Sitefinity and other products. John is responsible for engineering, product management, product marketing and technical support. A driven leader with a proven track record of managing large mission-critical product lines, John‘s focus is on strengthening our core products and helping our customers and partners succeed working with Progress.
John has worked in the enterprise software industry for over 25 years, with extensive experience in engineering, presales and product management. Prior to joining Progress, he held positions of increasing seniority at CA Technologies, the most recent being Senior Vice President of Engineering Services. In that role, he was responsible for delivering horizontal engineering services to CA business units and product teams across the company’s entire product portfolio. In other roles at CA, John was responsible for various R&D initiatives, including roles with CA’s offshore development center and served as SVP for a number of large and diverse product lines core to CA’s business.
John graduated from Coventry University in the UK, with a degree in Computer Science.
A technologist at heart, Progress Chief Executive Officer Yogesh Gupta is passionate about how technology can make life simpler—both in the workplace and at home. He brings an infectious energy to work each day, defining company strategy and direction, gaining alignment and ensuring each team has what it needs to execute. His goal is for Progress to be a powerful voice in fueling marketplace transformation.
Yogesh blends his experience as a developer, marketer, CTO and CEO into a unified whole, and has led organizations ranging from start-ups to public tech companies. Yogesh understands the importance and value of agility at scale, making him uniquely qualified to lead Progress into the future. He comes to Progress from CEO roles at Kaseya and FatWire Software, and rose through the ranks to CTO while at CA. Yogesh also loves mentoring entrepreneurs, where he gets as much as he gives by nurturing the next generation of tech innovators. From monitoring both marketplace trends and customer needs, Yogesh keeps Progress a step ahead in building innovative products that customers want, driving both revenue and shareholder value.
A recognized expert in emerging technologies and industry trends, and a published author, Yogesh holds a patent in the field of neural networks. He earned a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Loren is responsible for driving Progress’ global marketing and strategy, applying her strong strategic, analytical and go-to-market skills to propel new growth for the business. Loren is excited by the opportunity to build on the company’s strong commitment to its core business and to capture and deliver on the emerging market for the business applications of tomorrow.
A growth-stage CMO, Loren’s passion is to develop and execute on winning strategies for driving the next phase of growth for companies. Loren brings an impressive track record to her work at Progress. Most recently as Chief Marketing Officer at Acquia, she drove creation of a predictable and scalable demand generation model, launched new positioning and accelerated Acquia’s leadership position with analysts. As CMO of Kaseya, Loren built a global marketing team focused on digital marketing and high-velocity demand generation. At FatWire, leading both Marketing and Product Management, Loren drove redefinition of the company’s positioning and product direction, doubling the size of the business and leading to a strategic sale to Oracle. Earlier, Loren also held leadership positions at CA Technologies, Oracle and American Express.
Loren holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a BA from Yale University.
As SVP & GM of the Developer Tooling Business, Faris is responsible for driving the overall success of this business for Progress, ensuring the company continues to deliver best-of-breed tools for developers. His responsibilities include running engineering, product, support, sales and marketing for these product lines.
Boldly tackling software development challenges for over 19 years, Faris was previously the Chief Technical Officer for Telerik, where he led technical direction for the company until it was acquired by Progress in 2014. This admitted tech-gadget guy loves basketball almost as much as a good political or religious debate. Yet, much of his work and technology ethic was shaped by his 10-year tenure at Microsoft, working on the core team that built the first versions of .NET, and his former start-up, ArtOfTest, where he experienced technology innovation, go-to-market and building teams from scratch from the vantage point of a start-up.
All of which came after he earned his Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from Purdue University.
As CTO, Dmitri Tcherevik leads Progress’ vision and technology strategy for cognitive applications across its product portfolio. As a core member of the Progress executive team, he not only executes upon Progress’ technology road map, but leads future technology efforts including incubation projects, technology M&A and strategic alliances. Dmitri is an industry innovator with a proven track record of creating and evangelizing game-changing technology strategies. He’s at once a hands-on engineer, strategist and practical go to market expert, with exceptional skills in devising and implementing technology strategy for emerging technologies.
Dmitri is a serial entrepreneur, having founded two successful technology start-ups—MightyMeeting and Infostoria (acquired by Fatwire in 2007). Dmitri served as CTO at FatWire, where he helped to define the market around Web Experience Management, until its strategic sale to Oracle in 2010. Prior to FatWire, Dmitri led emerging technology development at CA. He carries specialties in the areas of mobile apps and platforms, cloud services, collaboration, web experience management and enterprise application integration. He also has a background in machine learning, having contributed to development of a groundbreaking AI engine used in chess programs and economic forecasting software.
Dmitri majored in applied math and intelligent systems design at the National Nuclear Research University, Moscow, where he graduated with honors.
Technology pioneers from NASA, TVH and other leading organizations, as well as key industry analysts and Progress execs
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Infor is an enterprise software provider and strategic technology partner for more than 90,000 organizations worldwide. Our software is purpose-built for specific industries, providing complete suites that are designed to support progress—for individuals, for businesses, and across networks. We believe in the beauty of work, the importance of relationships, and the power of ideas to drive significant positive change.
Born out of the rigorous requirements of the financial services industry in 1987, today ISCorp has global reach and deep expertise across Healthcare, Financial Services, and Manufacturing. At ISCorp we are proud to carry the distinction of Progress Service Provider Partner and the designation of preferred private cloud hosting partner for North America.
ISCorp is CLOUD MADE EASY…
For almost 25 years we have been helping companies transition to SaaS, engaging at the executive level, solving pricing, sales, and end user adoption.
Let us help you put focus back on your business.
Modernizing large and complex Progress applications can be difficult. Servoy knows this because we have helped many companies with our platform while keeping their existing business logic and backend in place. Our platform enables you to rapidly create and deploy a superior UX and a modern HTML5 frontend for your Progress app. With Servoy’s Appsurance program, software companies can be confident that their job will be completed in a fixed timeframe and budget. If you have a complex Progress application that you are looking to modernize, you owe it to yourself to come talk to us to find out how we can make your transition to cloud, mobile and responsive a sure success.
Americaneagle.com, a proud Sitefinity Elite Solution partner, is a dynamic digital agency dedicated to providing the highest quality website design, development, hosting, strategic consulting, and post-launch support services available, delivered with pride and excellence. With 400+ Internet professionals in offices nationwide and 75+ certified Sitefinity professionals, Americaneagle.com is a family owned, privately held company with a long history of profitability and stability. Since 1995, Americaneagle.com has developed more than 6,000 total solutions for a wide range of clients, including extensive experience implementing and deploying hundreds of Sitefinity sites across all verticals and business sizes. For more information visit www.americaneagle.com
TOTVS is the top provider of business solutions for companies of all sizes, providing management software solutions, collaboration and productivity platforms, hardware and consulting services, with absolute leadership in the SMB market in Latin America. The Company was the first IT company in Latin America to go public, and it is listed on Bolsa de Valores de São Paulo - B3 Novo Mercado segment, under the ticker TOTS3.With over 50% market share in Brazil, it is ranked by Interbrand as the 20st most valuable brand in Brazil. TOTVS is present in 41 countries with more than R$2 billion in revenues and 7.9 thousand employees. For further information, visit www.totvs.com.
ROC Commerce, the complete omni-channel commerce solution, is the leading enterprise ecommerce platform for both B2C and B2B customers. The platform was designed with client success in mind – designed to produce strong revenues, increase profitability, and deliver a maximum return on investment. For more information visit www.roccommerce.com.
Siteimprove transforms the way organizations manage and deliver their digital presence. With the Siteimprove Intelligence Platform, you gain complete visibility and deep insights, empowering you and your team to act with certainty. Imagine the day where every aspect of your digital presence operates as intended: your brand is consistent, errors are a thing of the past, and website issues are always prioritized. With Siteimprove by their side, more than 6,000 organizations around the world outperform the status quo every day. For more information visit https://siteimprove.com.
Ucommerce is a powerful .NET based ecommerce platform that is seamlessly integrated into four industry leading web content management systems.
Ever since our foundation in 2009, our philosophy was to create an open platform by default, extensible by design for each unique commerce project. Currently we are the leading platform for content and commerce designed to grow with your business needs. So whether it is a simple storefront or selling complex solutions that require multilingual, multi storefront, multi currency and millions of different price points, Ucommerce has it covered. Whether you are a B2B or B2C, with complicated discounting, Ucommerce platform will support you and enable you to succeed.
Cyberscience has been delivering powerful business intelligence solutions to OpenEdge partners and customers for over 20 years. Cyberquery, our flagship product, addresses the full spectrum of business intelligence requirements by providing an easy-to-use, high performance reporting and analytics system. Cyberquery helps you to leverage your entire IT investment by enabling information to be easily accessed and distributed, providing the right information, to the right people, at the right time. That's the power of Cyberquery.
Logi empowers companies to embed analytics into the fabric of their organizations and products – enabling anyone to analyze data, share insights, and make informed decisions. With Logi, product teams create analytic applications that are purpose-built to users’ unique roles and skills and infused within existing workflows and security models.
More than 1,800 customers worldwide rely on Logi Analytics. The company is headquartered in McLean, Virginia. Learn more at www.logianalytics.com and join the conversation @LogiAnalytics.
Sterling B2B Group is the industry leading payment processor dedicated solely to helping B2B companies receive payments. We automate cost reduction and increase cash flow with streamlined payment processes while leveraging our proprietary Interchange Management® Technology to assure the lowest overall cost on every transaction.
Adistec has become a leading Value Added Distributor in Latin America and the Caribbean by providing IT Solutions 100% through resellers. We have a professional team specialized in Datacenter and Security and a portfolio of leading brands.
We power our partner’s business through 4 Business Units:
Nisum is a preferred advisor to leading Fortune 500 brands, and is a global business & technology consulting firm. Nisum enables transformation for industry-leading brands, building strong omnichannel commerce solutions between B2B and B2C clients and their customers via advanced technologies. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Southern California Nisum serves their clients by focusing on their motto Building Success Together®. At the intersection of business and technology, Nisum's strategy, management and technical expertise results in integrated solutions that deliver real and measurable growth.
At White Star Software, OpenEdge databases are our only focus. We’ve lived and breathed the Progress DBA life for 30 years and we still love it. Our tools are built by DBAs for DBAs and when you work with us, you can be confident that no matter your needs, a senior DBA will be there to help you.
We built ProTop to help our customers avoid costly downtime through comprehensive and proactive monitoring of their OpenEdge environments. If it’s important, our agents monitor it, while consuming an insignificant amount of system resources.
Roundtable Software delivers the leading Software Configuration Management solution for Progress OpenEdge development. Fortune 500 companies to SMBs worldwide trust Roundtable TSMS and its complementary solutions to manage the entire software development lifecycle of their proprietary and purchased applications. Our solutions reduce time-to-market, improve product quality, and ensure IT compliance.
Consultingwerk supports application partners and end customers by providing consulting services for every phase of application development and modernization projects throughout the lifetime of a business application. We are the leading provider of independent OpenEdge development tools for application modernization, application architecture, OpenEdge GUI for .NET, Mobile and Web applications.
App Technologies is a software development services provider to the Progress Software markets. We specialize in developing integrated web-based business applications utilizing our proven web business application development framework. From initial design through development and deployment, we provide organizations with the proven experience to successfully enhance their business application platforms.
Accedia specializes in application development and consulting in the areas of digital transformation, big data & analytics, cloud and IoT. With offices in Boston, MA and Palo Alto, CA, Accedia is one of the fastest growing Bulgarian technology companies and a renowned Progress Service Delivery Partner. For more information visit: http://accedia.com/
Smooth Fusion creates usable, secure, and elegant custom software while striving to make the process painless for our customers. Implementing Microsoft technologies for more than 17 years, and Sitefinity CMS for nearly a decade, Smooth Fusion serves well-known brands from coast to coast and is ready to serve you.
Bayshore Solutions is an end-to-end digital growth agency that provides customized branding, web development, e-commerce, hosting, and digital marketing solutions for medium to large enterprise companies seeking to grow their business by utilizing an evolving methodology built over 20 years and implemented by a specialized, cross-functional team.
JKT – a Global IT services company providing value-driven services & solutions.
A Progress Gold Service Delivery Partner and a market leader in providing end-to-end application, database, integration and legacy transformation services to multiple industry domains.
MAKING BEST OF INDUSTRY 4.0 WORKS FOR YOU. For more info, visit www.jktech.com
Athracian is a solutions provider for the Web Content Management space. With the core of the team having 30+ years of combined experience in developing the Progress Sitefinity CMS, the company has unique advantage in providing bespoke solutions for wide range of verticals and scenarios that apply for the enterprise.
nDash’s software and service solutions exist to help great brands tell their story more effectively and consistently. How? By recruiting, building and managing a world-class writing team on your behalf.
nDash provides content creation software and services to the world's leading brands. Backed by a community of expert writers, the nDash platform has helped companies like LinkedIn, Hitachi, and HubSpot scale their content creation without sacrificing quality. To learn more about our software and service offering - and to see why we've achieved a 90% customer satisfaction score - please visit www.ndash.co/NEXT.
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