I am opening this discussion because I want to give few more information around another important Customer & Partner initiative: the BOARDVille User Conference 2019 (www.boardvilleconference.com) which will be held this year in:
Las Vegas from April 14to 17
Lake Maggiore, Italy, from May 19to 22
BOARDVille 2019 is a three-day event featuring inspiring keynotes, exclusive workshops and presentations, training sessions and fun networking activities. The conference brings together the entire BOARD Community of Customers, Partners and Employees to interact, learn and share best practices. This year all the sessions, including the hands on training, will be on BOARD 11!!!
In order to offer to all BOARD users a tailored experience we have created four tracks:
Keynotes:Innovative speakers and industry leaders will offer their inspirational perspectives and anecdotes on decision making and its impact on success. During 2019 edition we will hear inspiring speeched from Garry Kasparov, BOARD's CTO Pietro Ferrari, Robert D. Kugel from Ventana and many others.
Hands-on workshop(Basic and Advanced):During a two-hour classroom-style session led by BOARD’s trainers you’ll learn new concepts to take back to the office. Bring your own laptop and use for the first time ever BOARD11!!
Academy:Immersive technical sessions led by BOARD experts that are designed to advance your current skillset and teach you new tips and tricks for BOARD, including BOARD 11
Business Tracks:Discover innovative ideas and hear success stories from Customers and BOARD experts.
Registration is open! Join us with your colleagues!
Should you need further information do not hesitate to ask questions in the Community! You can address them to me, Silvia and Cristina
The most up-to-date full agenda is available is here (Lake Maggiore) andhere (Las Vegas).
Join our interactive research program and help us make BOARD even better!
Calling all active developers and advanced BOARD users! – now is your chance toaccess the latest BOARD functionality before anyone else and play a pivotal role in testing and validating our new features.
We are excited to launch our BOARD Early Adopter Program (or as we call it BEAP) to empower YOU, our valued customers and partners, to influence the development of our product. As a BEAP member, your role will be to test the new releases and help capture as much information as possible throughout the testing program, influencing how the BOARD platform works and what comes next.
Your first challenge will be BOARD 11, featuring the new functionality everyone has been waiting for:
full HTML5 capabilities of BOARD 10.5 and a new WAVE engine that eliminates version management and sparsity management.
Find out more about the program, how to join and your first challenge – BOARD 11 from our dedicated BEAP Overview Brochure or watch a video featuring BOARD CTO – Pietro Ferrari.
To be eligible, you must be a BOARD Admin/Developer with permission to download and set up the new version. It is also important for you and your team to have the capacity to participate in the testing as this requires certain time commitment. We’ll also ask you to complete regular feedback reports and actively discuss ideas for improvements and new features with the rest of the BEAP community (we have a dedicated by-invitation only space which you get access to after applying to join).
Get involved today! Simply complete the application form and we will be in touch with the next steps.
We are pleased to announce that registration for the BOARDVille Conference 2019 is now open!
Our annual Global User Conference brings together the entire BOARD Community of Customers, Partners and BOARD Experts to interact, learn and share best practices on using BOARD. Join us for an exciting three-day event full of engaging keynotes, interactive workshops and presentations, and entertaining networking activities. Explore the power of decision-making in the digital era, discover BOARD’s most-innovative solutions, and gain valuable insights and in-depth knowledge from industry thought leaders and peers.
This year the two events will take place at the SLS Hotel in Las Vegas (US) on April 14-17, 2019; and at the Grand Hotel Dino in Baveno, Lake Maggiore (Italy) on May 19-22, 2019.
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