Press release

AspenTech Announces Keynote Panelists for OPTIMIZE™ 2019 Conference

Sponsored by Businesswire

Technology, Inc.
(NASDAQ: AZPN), the asset optimization™ software
company, is pleased to announce the keynote panel for the upcoming
OPTIMIZE™ 2019 conference at Hilton Americas Houston, Texas, May 13-16,

  • Dr. Thomas Halsey, Chief Computational Scientist at ExxonMobil
  • Tom Snead, President of Life Sciences and Alliances at Emerson
  • Tracey Countryman, Global Resources X.0 Lead Managing Director at
  • Dr. Venkat Venkatasubramanian, Professor of Chemical Engineering at
    Columbia University

The OPTIMIZE 2019 keynote panel will discuss the next waves of digital
transformation, offer expert perspectives on the opportunities provided
by new technologies and share thoughts on how today’s leaders can
achieve long-term success. Other topics for discussion include the
Industrial Internet of Things, edge computing, machine learning and
advanced analytics that help to drive higher profit margins, better
quality, greater operational efficiency and agility.

This May, OPTIMIZE 2019 will showcase papers in Engineering,
Manufacturing & Supply Chain and Asset Performance Management during
more than 150 breakout sessions with industry leaders on best practices
and case studies from around the world.

AspenTech is proud to announce that industry leaders from BP, Chevron,
The Dow Chemical Company, Saudi Aramco, Shell and other companies will
speak at the conference. For the latest event information, including
registration, keynote speaker highlights and track session updates,
visit the OPTIMIZE
2019 website.

Supporting Quotes
Antonio Pietri, President and Chief
Executive Officer, AspenTech

“For many years, this conference has brought together industry leaders
and experts to discuss the groundbreaking innovations that are
increasing profitability and efficiency for companies in complex,
capital-intensive industries. With the acceleration of digital
transformation initiatives, OPTIMIZE 2019 focuses on how artificial
intelligence, machine learning and advanced analytics are elevating
operational excellence and creating new sources of business value across
these industries. At AspenTech we know that our customers cannot wait
until tomorrow – we work to help companies optimize their assets to run
safer, greener, longer and faster today.”

Supporting Resources
2019 Agenda

About OPTIMIZE 2019

AspenTech’s OPTIMIZE 2019 is the industry-leading conference on asset
optimization and operational excellence. More than 75 AspenTech customer
organizations will present on real projects from around the world to
guide industry leaders with best practices. A three-day exclusive event
in Houston, TX, USA, OPTIMIZE 2019 invites more than 1,000 customers and
professionals to network and learn how to accelerate their company’s
digital journey.

About AspenTech

AspenTech is a leading software supplier for optimizing asset
performance. Our products thrive in complex, industrial environments
where it is critical to optimize the asset design, operation and
maintenance lifecycle. AspenTech uniquely combines decades of process
modeling expertise with big data machine-learning. Our purpose-built
software platform automates knowledge work and builds sustainable
competitive advantage by delivering high returns over the entire asset
lifecycle. As a result, companies in capital-intensive industries can
maximize uptime and push the limits of performance, running their assets
safer, greener, longer and faster. Visit
to find out more.

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