Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 27, 2012
PIPELINE 2012, the third annual virtual conference on product development, kicks off on May 10 at http://www.pipeline2012.com, bringing together hundreds of innovators from across the globe.
Focused on inspiring product developers and discussing the strategies that support innovation, PIPELINE 2012 is hosted by Planview in conjunction with leading innovation firms Kalypso, the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA), IBM, SmartOrg, five i’s and Pure Insight.
“With our sponsors’ support, we designed PIPELINE 2012 to answer the call from industry leaders for an intensive, immersive one-day event focused on product innovation,” said Patrick Tickle, executive vice president of products, Planview. “PIPELINE 2012 will continue to build on the success gained over the past two PIPELINE conferences by focusing on strategies for speeding time to market, strengthening brand position and driving market share.”
Free to attendees online, PIPELINE 2012 will promote the knowledge and practices of innovation, product development and product portfolio management. The virtual conference will enable attendees to interact with speakers; network with other product developers; browse a virtual and interactive exhibition hall; and learn best practices and strategies they can apply immediately in their organizations – all from the convenience of their offices.
“We are excited to sponsor PIPELINE 2012, a unique platform that connects and drives innovation process management thought leadership,” said Pamela Soin, portfolio and pipeline management practice lead, Kalypso. “At PIPELINE, attendees will learn how to realistically improve new product development results from both industry and subject matter experts.”
- Planview offers the leading portfolio management solution for product organizations; optimizing product roadmaps, differentiating brands and balancing strategies with resources.
- Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve performance, drive profitability and create sustainable results by delivering on the promise of innovation.
- PDMA is the premier global advocate for product development and management professionals.
- IBM Rational helps customers transform how they design, develop and deliver both software and software-embedded hardware to create more innovative products and services, while reducing time-to-market, costs and risks.
- SmartOrg provides solutions for the economic evaluation of opportunities, especially when the future is clouded with uncertainty.
- five i’s, as leading experts for innovation and growth in Central Europe, supports their customers in finding the right search fields, defining an innovation strategy and generating great ideas for new products, services and businesses.
- Pure Insight is an independent source of business management information for experienced managers of design, innovation, product development and technology.
To register and receive updates with the latest information on PIPELINE 2012 speakers and topics, visit http://www.pipeline2012.com.