April 24 by Eric Dreshfield
Its an exciting time of the year here at Apttus. We are gearing up for the largest gathering of our customers and partners in San Francisco, May 14 to 16, 2018. From keynote speakers to breakout sessions, Accelerate has something for everyone. Now that Accelerate is almost upon us, here’s 10+ reasons to attend!
1. Inspiration: As Apttus Guest of Honor Sir Richard Branson says, “Take a chance, it’s the best way to test yourself. Have fun and push boundaries.” At Accelerate you can have fun as you hear Branson speak, and if you’re a lucky winner, push the boundaries as you talk with him one-on-one in a meet and greet. You’ll also hear Apttus Co-Founder and CEO, Kirk Krappe, a brilliant story-teller, as he enlightens, inspires and entertains attendees with his keynote address.
2. Keynotes: In addition to Sir Richard Branson and Kirk Krappe, Accelerate will feature keynote addresses each morning that are sure to elevate your thinking and drive you to reach higher, push harder, and lead the way to drive your company’s revenue performance to new levels.
3. Sessions: Accelerate is loaded with informative sessions for you to choose from. With 50 sessions spread over 8 different tracks, there’s plenty of great learning opportunities. Whether you are in Finance, IT, Legal or more, we’ve got sessions for tailored for your specific needs.
4. Marquee Caliber Customer Speakers: With over 100 speakers representing great Apttus customers like Nike, Nokia, IBM, CardinalHealth and more, many of whom are executive-level members of their respective companies, you are certain to learn a lot from those already leading the way.
5. Training: Accelerate has a full day devoted to training. Choose from Quote-to-Cash for Apttus on Azure; or Salesforce customers can choose between Quote-to-Cash, CLM Spotlight or CPQ Spotlight. Need to re-certify your knowledge? Accelerate is also offering CLM & CPQ re-certification courses, to ensure that certified clients can maintain their certifications.
6. Circles of Success: Join Circles of Success and be one of a few who participate in the rare opportunity to shape and drive small group discussions where you can leverage one another’s experiences by meeting, interacting and sharing insights with fellow Apttus customers. Choose one of eight different topics to put you on the path to lead the way at your company.
7. Sponsors and Partners: With over 20 sponsors and partners in the exhibit hall to connect with, you can build great partnerships and find solutions to all of your challenges, all in one location.
9. Networking: With thousands of attendees from all across the world, representing many industries, you are sure to meet someone new. Share your success story to help inspire others to lead the way.
10. Great Scenery: Apttus Accelerate takes place at the beautiful Palace of Fine Arts. If you need to take a break from all the amazing content, all you need to do is step outside and experience the beauty of nature and fine architecture.