AUSTIN, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Portfolio management professionals from a variety of industries around the globe will gather in Austin on October 16-18 for the Planview® Horizons 2013 Annual Customer Conference. Designed exclusively for Planview customers, the conference combines informative content around portfolio and resource management best practices with networking opportunities. Customers receive practical tips to use in day-to-day activities and future planning as well as peer collaboration to drive business results.
This year’s guest keynote speaker is Matt Chasen, founder and CEO of Uship.com, the world’s largest and most trusted transportation marketplace, primarily serving the freight, household goods, and vehicle shipping markets. Nineteen Planview customers were selected to present case studies about their use of project and portfolio management (PPM) in product development, IT, services resource planning, and corporate financial planning. General sessions include the following speakers and topics:
- If Napoleon Had Planview: Timeless Lessons in Portfolio and Resource Management, Jerry Manas, senior editor, Planview and best-selling author
- Ropin’ and Wranglin’: Aligning the Herd with Best Practices, Jim Turnbull, CIO, University of Utah Health Care
- Measuring the Value of Innovation: Starting with the End in Mind, Erik Greenfield, senior director of the PMO, Immucor
- Agile Transformation “People, Process and Technology” Approach, Joan Bohannon, project manager of PMO operations and John Ciriaco, director of the PMO, Physicians Mutual
In addition, Planview experts will present various Planview Enterprise use cases via workshops, product deep dives, training, and demos. Attendees will also receive one-on-one consultation opportunities as well as advanced insights into new product enhancements and future product directions.
Based in Austin, Texas, Planview is a portfolio and resource management company that helps organizations maximize business opportunities by optimizing the capacity of their finite people and financial resources. Market leaders rely on the company’s solutions to manage a wide range of portfolios, spanning product development, IT, services, and corporate finance, resulting in an enterprise-wide view of resources against demands. The Planview cloud-hosted infrastructure has benefits for both on-premise and SaaS customers. Planview’s singular focus on portfolio management and customer-centric culture for more than 20 years fuels a deep commitment to continuous innovation and customer success. For more information, visit http://www.planview.com.