SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Oct. 6, 2014 – ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW), the
enterprise IT cloud company, today kicked off the NowForum event
series, its annual conference dedicated to enterprise IT
transformation. This year’s events will take place in six cities:
Frankfurt (Oct. 7), Paris (Oct. 8), London (Oct. 9), Washington, D.C.
(Nov. 5), Sydney (Nov. 12) and Singapore (Nov. 18).
“IT departments that spend most of their time putting out fires are
unable to provide services that add value to their organizations,”
said Dave Wright, chief strategy officer, ServiceNow. “At the NowForum
events, we’ll show how IT can break this pattern to become the
source to automate IT and other business services across the
enterprise, enabling new revenue opportunities.”
With more than 50 percent of sessions delivered by customers, the
NowForum series is the top regional event for those who want to learn
about IT transformation best practices from their peers. The event
will feature customer‑led presentations on topics such as IT
automation, shared services, demand management, performance analytics
and IT governance. Executive keynotes will focus on defining,
empowering and running the service‑oriented enterprise.
Customer speakers include:
Maximilian Ahrens, chief product officer, Deutsche Börse Cloud
Benoit Delmas, security and standards director,
Judy Kawaguchi, managing director, Technology, Moody’s
Don Adcock, acting CIO, U.S. Department of Energy
Janet Holling, operational services manager, Bupa
Sundi Balu, CIO International, Telstra Global Enterprise and
The ServiceNow executive speakers include:
Frank Slootman, president and chief executive officer
Fred Luddy, founder and chief product officer
Dan McGee, chief operating officer
Dave Wright, chief strategy officer
In their second year, the NowForum events are expected to draw more
than 2,500 IT professionals from the world’s most innovative
organizations, as well as a number of CIOs and key ServiceNow partners
and professionals. Premier sponsors include Accenture and KPMG in
Europe; KPMG in Asia Pacific; and Deloitte in the U.S.
For more information or to register to attend the roadshow nearest
you, please visit http://www.servicenowforum.com/.
ServiceNow is the enterprise IT cloud company. We transform IT by
automating and managing IT service relationships across the global
enterprise. Organizations deploy our service to create a single system
of record for IT and automate manual tasks, standardize processes and
consolidate legacy systems. Using our extensible platform, our
customers create custom applications and evolve the IT service model
to service domains inside and outside the enterprise. ServiceNow
transforms IT from the department of no to the department of now. For
more information, visit www.servicenow.com.
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