Largest annual gathering of project-focused professionals will feature keynote speeches from Deltek CEO Kevin Parker, and renowned authors Chip Heath and Mark Jeffries; Customer speakers include CEOs, CFOs, and senior executives from highly successful growth-oriented businesses
HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Deltek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PROJ) today announced the lineup of speakers and sponsors for Insight 2012, its annual user conference to be held this year at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, TN from October 15-18. Insight 2012 will feature more than 350 educational sessions, including over 100 customer-led sessions and full access to Deltek product experts, industry thought leaders and peers.
On October 16th, Insight’s General Session will feature keynote addresses from Kevin Parker, President and CEO of Deltek, and Chip Heath, Professor at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University and best-selling author. Heath is a renowned communications and management expert best known for his NY Times Best Seller books “Switch” and “Made to Stick.” The General Session will be moderated and hosted by Mark Jeffries, trusted adviser and communications consultant to some of the world’s largest and most successful organizations.
General Session will also include a customer panel featuring executives from fast-growing companies who will outline the strategies they implemented to successfully grow their organizations during challenging economic times. Deltek customers featured on the panel will include Miranda Bouldin, President & CEO at LogiCore; Bruce Milligan, VP of Marketing at Citizant; Paul Burkard, Treasurer & Controller at Agilex; James Nevada, CFO at WSP; and Soren Burchardt, Director PwC in Denmark.
Deltek is also pleased to announce the Insight 2012 Platinum Sponsors who are instrumental in making the conference a success. These sponsors include:
Deltek’s conference will also feature Grammy-nominated rock band Barenaked Ladies and local Nashville favorites LoCash Cowboys who will perform during the conference’s evening events.
"We are excited to recognize this year’s sponsors and to announce an incredible line-up of world-class speakers that include Deltek customers from leading government contractors and professional services firms. At Insight, attendees will have the opportunity to connect with speakers including Mark Jeffries and Chip Heath, as well as Deltek solution experts, potential partners, and industry peers that can be a part of their future success,” said Kevin Iaquinto, Chief Marketing Officer at Deltek. “And this year's program is all about enabling our attendees to Connect More. We have over 350 sessions dedicated to helping companies connect the various parts of their organizations together to deliver one project-based view for managing their businesses. Overall, Insight 2012 will be a great opportunity for attendees to learn and exchange ideas on best practices, industry trends and how to best leverage Deltek services and solutions.”
To learn more about Deltek Insight 2012 and to register for the conference, visit www.deltekinsight.com.
Deltek (Nasdaq: PROJ) is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors. For decades, we have delivered actionable insight that empowers our customers to unlock their business potential. 15,000 organizations and 2 million users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek to research and identify opportunities, win new business, optimize resources, streamline operations, and deliver more profitable projects. Deltek – Know more. Do more.® www.deltek.com
Patrick Smith, 703-885-9062
Vice President, Corporate Marketing and Communications
Source: Deltek, Inc.