SOURCE: OpenPages

October 01, 2007 09:00 ET

Hal Scott, Renowned Harvard Law School Professor and Director of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation, Joins OpenPages' User Conference, OPUS, as Keynote Speaker

WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwire - October 1, 2007) -

News Facts:

-- OpenPages®, the leading provider of enterprise governance, risk and compliance management (GRCM) solutions, announced that Hal Scott, Nomura Professor and Director of the Program on International Financial Systems at Harvard Law School, will be the Keynote speaker at OPUS, OpenPages' 4th annual user conference.

-- Professor Scott is also the director of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation. With the support of Secretary of the Treasury Henry Paulson, the Committee has outlined recommendations to enhance the competitiveness of US capital markets. In his keynote address, Mr. Scott will discuss the committee's recommendations, financial disclosure regulations and shareholder rights and how the US can maintain a competitive advantage in our increasingly global capital markets.

-- In addition to this keynote address, OPUS will also feature over forty sessions that will include: keynotes from industry experts; customer case studies; peer-networking sessions; best practices forums; technical training and instruction; OpenPages product updates and previews; and partner presentations.

When: Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Time:  10:50 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. EDT

Location: Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel
          Summer Street
          Boston, MA 02210

Additional Links:

-- OPUS Overview

-- OPUS agenda

-- Biography, headshot and published works by Hal Scott

About OpenPages

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Market-leading corporations in financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, media/entertainment, retail/consumer, energy, high technology, health services and life sciences rely on OpenPages to help them achieve sustainable governance, risk and compliance management -- enabling them to improve business performance. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with international offices in Hong Kong, Japan, France, Germany and the United Kingdom, and regional offices throughout North America.

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