Re-Imagining the Metaphors Behind Collaborative Tools.
Minneapolis (PRWEB) October 30, 2008
Riverock Technologies, developers of the recently released OnePlace™ online collaboration and work management system, today announced that its CEO, Steve Kickert, has been invited to speak on a panel at the second annual Defrag Conference (http://www.defragcon.com), to be held November 3-4, 2008, in Denver, CO.
The title of the panel is "Re-Imagining the Metaphors Behind Collaborative Tools." It is scheduled for Monday, November 3 at 11:30 am. Panel members in addition to Kickert include Jay Simons, VP marketing, Atlassian; Bruce Henry, director of rocket science, Liquid Planner; and Aaron Fulkerson, cofounder and CEO of Mindtouch.
Riverock's Steve Kickert has more than 20 years experience in the software industry, most recently as chief technology officer of HighJump Software. During 16 years with HighJump, he held a variety of roles but was primarily responsible for all product development activities. He was also the principal architect for the company's entire suite of supply chain products. As part of the executive team, he helped sell the company to 3M in 2004.
The Defrag Conference is focused on the tools and technologies that accelerate the "aha" moment, and is a gathering place for the growing community of implementers, users, and thinkers that are building the next wave of software innovation. It is the first conference focused solely on the tools and technologies that are leveraging the "social" aspect of software. It explores the intersection of topics that includes Enterprise 2.0, Online Collaboration, The Implicit Web, Collective Intelligence, The Semantic Web, Mashups, Social Networking in the Enterprise, and Next-Level Discovery.
The OnePlace™ online collaboration and work management app lets you "Do More in All Facets of Your Life," by providing team collaboration, project management, and personal productivity, all in a single, elegant online hosted solution. It is the first product offering from the proven software development team at Riverock Technologies (http://www.RiverockTech.com), based in the Twin Cities. OnePlace™ recently went into full release after completing its beta testing phase. This robust and easy-to-use online tool helps business teams effectively manage projects and collaborate in a way that gets more things done, on time and with better results. For further information about the online OnePlace™ collaboration solution, please visit info.oneplacehome.com or call 952-314-4124.