Press release

Basware Announces Analysts for Connect Conference Panel

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(Nasdaq: BAS1V)
, the global leader in networked source-to-pay
solutions, e-invoicing and innovative financing services, will be
hosting three of the most influential business analysts in accounts
payable, finance and procurement for a panel discussion at Connect
on April 25 at The Langham, Chicago hotel. Andrew Bartles of
Forrester Research, Inc, Amy Fong of The Hackett Group and Tomas Wiemer
of Orbit2transformation will answer questions related to talent,
technology and transformation in the evolving landscape of
source-to-pay, highlighting how participants can navigate an
increasingly digital world.

“From the future of solutions and services, including the impact of
predictive analytics and artificial intelligence, to evolving
relationships between the chief procurement officer and chief financial
officer, to ever-changing international government mandates, this panel
will address the most pressing issues that source-to-pay leaders will
face,” commented Jeff Meredith, Director, Analyst Relations for Basware.
“The collective knowledge and insights this impressive panelist group
brings will give attendees much to share with their respective

The panel will be moderated by Lindsay Munn of Basware. More on the
panelists follows:

  • Andrew Bartles, Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester
    Research, Inc
    , is a leading expert on technology market trends and
    sizing, cloud and smart computing technologies, technology budget
    benchmarks and processes, and technology’s impact on business
  • Amy Fong is a Principal in The Hackett Group’s
    Procurement Executive Advisory program and Program Leader for the
    Purchase to Pay Advisory Program. She has more than 20 years of
    experience in both industry and consulting with a focus on
    procurement, supply chain and organizational effectiveness.
  • Tomas M. Wiemer, Founder and Managing Director of Orbit2transformation,
    focuses primarily on continuous improvement in procurement and digital
    transformation. He has many years of experience within Global Direct &
    Indirect Procurement Category Management, with a focus on Digital
    Strategy Transformation and has held numerous leadership positions in
    multiple industries.

Basware Connect 2019, the Basware annual user conference, will be April
23-25 at The Langham, Chicago hotel. Speakers will include Derreck
Kayongo, founder of The Global Soap Project, Michael Parzei, Chief
Customer Officer of Mohawk MedBuy and Jason Busch, Managing Director of
Azul Partners, Inc. and Spend Matters. Basware SVP and General Manager
of North America, Eric
, will kick off the programming on Wednesday morning. The
agenda may be found here.

NOTE: A limited number of media passes are available for this event.
Please contact
to request one.

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