SOURCE: Emptoris

November 13, 2007 12:24 ET

Emptoris CEO Avner Schneur to Present at Conference Board's Purchasing Conference

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - November 13, 2007) - Emptoris, a leading provider of enterprise supply and contract management software, announced today that Avner Schneur, Chief Executive Officer of Emptoris, will be speaking at The Conference Board's annual Purchasing Conference in New York City.

The Conference Board is the world's preeminent business research organization, best known for its Consumer Confidence Index and the Leading Economic Indicators. For over 90 years, The Conference Board has equipped the world's leading corporations with practical knowledge through issues-oriented research and conferences. The organization's annual Purchasing Conference will be held November 15th and 16th at The Millennium UN Plaza Hotel in New York, NY.

The theme for this year's annual Purchasing Conference is, "How to Achieve World-Class in a World that Constantly Changes." Avner Schneur will present in the general session on, "How to Drive World-Class Technology Across Your Organization." The presentation will examine practical ideas on how to drive adoption of supply management technology across a global corporation and increase adoption. The session will take place on Thursday, November 15th at 2:00 PM Eastern Time.

"Many companies initially focus on a specific pain point such as contract management or spend analysis, often starting with one specific division or one business region," said Avner Schneur, Chief Executive Officer of Emptoris, Inc. "But real bottom line impact comes, real value is delivered when supply and contract management technologies are driven across the organization, globally and organizationally. We'll share the examples of some of our leading global implementations to show how to on ramp and advance a strategic technology platform that delivers bottom line impact."

About Emptoris

Emptoris is a world leader in innovative supply and contract management software solutions that empower enterprises to realize best value and accelerate profitable growth. Emptoris solutions are used by successful Global 2000 companies in every industry. Customers include American Express, Boeing, ConocoPhillips, GlaxoSmithKline, Kraft, Motorola, Owens Corning, Syngenta, and Vodafone.

Contact Information

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