October 23 – 25
Configit’s CLM Summit is the forum where technologists, business leaders, analysts and researchers connect with peers and explore technologies and strategies for Configuration Lifecycle Management.
This year’s attendees will hear from top analysts and innovators on trends in the PLM, CRM, ERP, CPQ and IoT sectors. During the two-day mix of lectures, round table discussions and collaborative sessions, the Summit will facilitate the exchange of ideas to master product complexity while increasing business agility and speed to market.
The CLM Summit will also be the launch pad for a new generation of Configit products. These products represent the next frontier in configuration lifecycle management, using cloud technology to empower new types of configuration processes both within and beyond the enterprise.
Research Manager, IDC Manufacturing Insights
Heather Ashton is Research Manager for IDC Manufacturing Insights responsible for the service innovation practice. Ms. Ashton’s core research coverage includes the customer and service lifecycles in manufacturing, including CX and UX, field service, and warranty, as well as the impact of connected products on customer engagement and service transformation. Based on her coverage of […]
President, CIMdata Inc.
Peter Bilello, President of the strategic management consulting and research firm CIMdata—an internationally recognized authority on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)—has more than 29 years of experience in the development of business-enabling information technology (IT) solutions for research, engineering, and manufacturing organizations worldwide. He has participated in PLM analysis, selection, implementation, and training; CAD/CAM/CAE/CIM implementation and […]
Director, Global Cloud Product Management, Ingram Micro Cloud
Louis Columbus is a director of global cloud product management at Ingram Cloud, teaches graduate-level marketing and international business courses at a variety of universities, and is a contributing columnist for Forbes. His background includes marketing, product management, sales, and industry analyst roles in the enterprise software and IT industries. Louis has an MBA from […]
Vice President of Services, The Institute for Process Excellence
Joseph Anderson has more than 18 years of experience within the automotive, aerospace, marine and defense industries. He has held various management positions and has implemented multiple global capability improvement solutions. Joseph is the Vice President of Services at the Institute for Process Excellence. He holds executive-level authority for the IpX global services organization which is responsible for introducing […]
CEO, Professor, Co-founder, Configit
Henrik Reif is co-founder and CEO of Configit A/S. With more than 25 years experience in IT development and research, Henrik Reif holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Aarhus and is a Professor of Computer Science.
CTO, PhD, Co-founder, Configit
Henrik is co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Configit A/S. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Washington and is an Associate Professor of Computer Science. An author of more than 25 international articles, Henrik is responsible for the overall technology vision for Configit.
Product Manager Quote & Model, PhD, Configit
Jesper holds a PhD in Computer Science and has worked with product modelling and configuration solutions at Configit for over 15 years. Jesper is the Product Manager for the Quote and Model products, and he has extensive knowledge about rule based systems, SAP variant configuration, and modelling and pricing of complex products. Before his role […]
Product Manager Build, Configit
Jesper holds a M.Sc. from the Technical University of Denmark in Mathematical Modelling and Computing and has been with Configit for 5 years. Jesper has prior experience as Senior Configuration Engineer in Configit’s delivery department and thus has a comprehensive understanding of the Build product and its applications. In addition, Jesper is the author and […]
Monday October 23rd
|6:00 PM – 7:00 PM||Registration & welcome reception|
|7:00 PM – 9:00 PM||Networking dinner|
Tuesday October 24th
|6:30 AM – 8:00 AM||Breakfast buffet|
|8:00 AM – 5:00PM||Conference|
Track A: CLM Challenges and Best Practices
Track B: Product Deep Dive
|6:15 PM||Transfer from Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex|
|7:00 PM – 10:00 PM||Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibition, cocktails & dinner|
|10:00 PM||Transfer from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront|
Wednesday October 25th
|6:30 AM – 8:00 AM||Breakfast buffet|
|8:00 AM – 5:00 PM||Conference|
Track A: New Directions for CLM
Track B: Product Masterclasses
Track C: NACUF*
The CLM Summit 2017 will be held at Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront, located on the Space Coast, approximately an hour from Orlando, Florida.
Attendees at the CLM Summit can make use of special rates (from $149,- per day) at the resort during the event if you book before September 14th. After registering for the event you will receive an email containing a link enabling you to book your room at the special rate.
Please find the directions for how to get there.