SOURCE: Pegasystems


October 23, 2013 14:57 ET

Pegasystems to Host Fourth Annual Pega Texas Conference

Austin Event to Showcase Strategies for Technology Enabled Government Modernization

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - Oct 23, 2013) - Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and mobile application development platform (MADP) solutions, today announced that it is hosting a free educational conference focused on using advanced technology to address the challenges that today's government agencies are facing. The October 25, 2013 event is being held at the University of Texas at Austin, and is designed to showcase examples of best practices from agency and IT professionals from state and local government. Public sector client success stories featuring Build for Change® technology will be highlighted, including the Texas County and District Retirement System (TCDRS).

The public sector faces organization-wide challenges including decreased budgets, increased expectations and aging systems. This conference will discuss how today's advanced technology platforms can help address these challenges by helping to liberate process from application and organizational silos. Sessions will highlight case studies of how agencies and IT can collaborate and work together to design processes that help deliver consistent, superior service to constituents while enabling improved operational efficiency.

Conference attendees will hear from thought leaders on:

  • Build for Change Government and the ability to be ready for change;
  • Lessons learned from private sector enterprises and how they apply to government organizations facing pressures to change;
  • New ways of thinking about the relationship between people and their government in the new digital age;
  • Success stories of leveraging existing investment while unifying enterprise applications;
  • Hands-on technical workshop on how to help seamlessly incorporate mobile and social channels into your applications.

For more information, visit the Texas Conference homepage.

When: Friday, October 25, 2013, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Central Time

Where: The Commons Center
J.J. Pickle Research Campus
University of Texas at Austin
10100 Burnet Road
Austin, Texas

As a recognized industry leader, Pega is driving successful modernization across International, Federal, State and Local government agencies such as the Australia's New South Wales-Transport Management Centre, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the California Franchise Tax Board, and the Texas County & District Retirement System.

Quotes & Commentary:

"Government organizations at every level across federal, state and local agencies are facing unprecedented changes, Pega is looking forward to discussing best practices for keeping ahead of these changes during the Pega Texas conference in Austin," said Cathy Novak, Global Business Line Leader, Public Sector at Pegasystems. "Change is good, and Pega enables government agencies to capitalize on change with flexible, Build for Change technology."

Supporting Resources:
Public sector professionals can register to attend at the conference homepage.
To see more info on Pega's public sector solutions, visit:
To see more on how agencies are leveraging Pega technology, visit:, here, here and here.

About Pegasystems

Pegasystems Build for Change® technology is the heart of better business software. It delivers business agility and empowers leading organizations to rapidly close execution gaps and seize new opportunities. Pegasystems is the recognized leader in business process management and is also ranked as a leader in customer relationship management software by leading industry analysts. For more information, please visit us at

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