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2017 Partner Conference

February 8-11, 2017 Orlando, Florida

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What is ProgressNEXT for Partners?

Join like-minded peers and the brightest of Progress minds for this three-day interactive event—the most important Partner event of the year. Building on the success of last year’s interactive conference experience, you choose the topics most relevant to your business challenges with unfettered access to Progress experts.

You’ll have the opportunity to not only network, but fully engage with Progress technologies and be at the ready to implement the leading edge digital solutions your customers demand. And you’ll be armed with insightful business and industry knowledge you can use to smartly grow your business.

Take charge of your future. You’ll leave ProgressNEXT 2017 geared up to open new market opportunities and equipped with all the tools, ideas and expertise you need to build engaging customer experiences.

Cost: Event registration and meals are free. Partners pay for travel, hotel and other costs.

Get an Edge

250+

Attendees

Best –and only – gathering of
your peers. See how the
ecosystem has grown.

40+

Hands-On
Experiences

See it, learn it, do it. Our
experience workshops will
have you on your feet,
sleeves rolled up and
ready to innovate.

2

Dynamic Keynotes

Inspiring content to kick off
and wrap up the conference.
A little wit and wisdom

1

Day of Relaxation
and Fun

Golf

Agenda

Wednesday, February 8

6:00pm - 8:00pm
 
Welcome Reception

Thursday, February 9

7:30am - 8:00am
 
Breakfast
8:30am - 9:00am
 
General Session
Kimberly King, VP Channels, Our Journey Continues 8:30-8:45
Yogesh Gupta, CEO, Progress Vision 8:45-9:30

 

9:30am - 10:00am
 
Break
10:00am - 11:30am
 
The Road Ahead
Colleen Smith
Roadmap, Future, Customer Stories

 

11:30am - 12:30pm
 
Lunch

The Journey Room

The Sponsor Room

12:30 - 3:00pm
20/20 Vision (12:30 - 3:00pm)
The Sponsor Area (12:30 - 4:00pm)

Break



4:00 - 4:15pm

Break




6:30
 
EPCOT - Around the World

Friday, February 10

7:30 - 8:00am
 
Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00am
 
Geniuses at Work Showcasing our Sponsors
Partner+ & Marketing Resources
SaaS "Journey to the Cloud"
Digital Marketing
Business Intelligence
Professional Services
Sponsor -
ConnectPlaza
Sponsor -
DataPA
Sponsor -
IS Corp
Sponsor -
Ray Biz Tech
Sponsor -
Kingslake
Sponsor -
Servoy
"Looks Matter"
"Always Open for Business"
Technology Trends
Guest Speaker
Social Media - Jamie Shanks

10:00 - 10:30am
 
Break

10:30 - 12:00pm
 
Geniuses at Work Showcasing our Sponsors
Partner+ & Marketing Resources
SaaS "Journey to the Cloud"
Digital Marketing
Business Intelligence
Professional Services
Sponsor -
ConnectPlaza
Sponsor -
DataPA
Sponsor -
IS Corp
Sponsor -
Ray Biz Tech
Sponsor -
Kingslake
Sponsor -
Servoy
"Looks Matter"
"Always Open for Business"
Technology Trends
Guest Speaker
Social Media - Jamie Shanks

 

12:00 - 1:00pm
 
Lunch
1:00 - 3:00pm
 
General Session
Kimberly King
The Progress Story
Progress University
3:00 - 3:30pm
 
Break
3:30 - 5:15pm
 
General Session
Keynote Speaker - Todd Hewlin
Walk in the Shoes of our Customer
6:00 - 7:00pm
 
Cocktails
7:00 - 9:00pm
 
Dinner and Awards
9:00 - 11:00pm
 
Casino Night

Saturday, February 11

7:00 - 8:00am
 
Breakfast
8:00am
 
Saturday Golf

Experts

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Yogesh Gupta

President and CEO,
PROGRESS

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Kimberly King

VP Channels, PROGRESS

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Colleen Smith

VP/GM, OpenEdge

Keynote

Social Selling Class Speaker

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Todd Hewlin

Managing Director, TCG Advisors

Todd Hewlin, a noted author on digitization and business model innovation, will provide you the opportunity to “walk in the shoes of your customers” as they grapple with a digital future. He’ll demonstrate how business model innovation can reframe value chains to deliver superior outcomes for end customers.

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Jamie Shanks

CEO, Sales for Life

Jamie Shanks is the CEO of Sales for Life, helping companies grow revenue by digitally transforming their sales and marketing processes with education and behavioral change solutions. Jamie will demonstrate how you can grow your pipeline by finding, educating and engaging today’s modern buyer.

Get to NEXT

Book your hotel room at the Four Seasons for the ProgressNEXT for Partners at our special rate

Four Seasons Hotel

The discount rate expired on January 12, 2017, however, please contact the hotel directly at (407) 313-6868 and simply mention you are attending the Progress event in February to see what availability and pricing may be available.

Ground Transportation

The Hotel is 21 miles from Orlando
International Airport. The best and
most efficient way to get to the
hotel is via taxi service.

Traveling to Orlando

Fly into Orlando International
Airport (MCO).

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ProgressNEXT for Partners

Gold Sponsor

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Silver Sponsors

Servoy
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DataPA

Interested in sponsoring? Contact Kimberly King kiking@progress.com

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Sponsors

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Rollbase and Telerik Developers to the Progress OpenEdge community

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Servoy BV is an International firm that creates an award-winning hybrid development and deployment platform. Servoy is used by ISVs, organizations and consultants in over 50 countries.

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