Agenda July 31

Conference agenda for July 31.

Time: Session:
8:30 - 9:00

Registration including Breakfast

9:00 - 9:10

Opening remarks

Episerver is growing rapidly in North America. Now over 30 employees and 3 offices, we continue to remain focused on our partners. AJ will start the summit with a short summary of the goals for this Partner Summit.

Speaker: AJ Harring, President

9:10 - 9:45

Market Outlook

Technology continues to drive the market at a rapid pace. Episerver raises the bar by incorporatiing technologies that lead to business results. Bob will summarize our accomplishments over the past year and highlight market issues driving our business into the future.

Speaker: Bob Egner, VP of Product Management

9:45 - 10:15

Customer Case - Giant Eagle

Customer experience is not just a differentiator, but a source of competitive advantage. Giant Eagle set ambitious goals to differentiate and drive results online by selecting the Episerver platform to socialize, mobilize, and personalize the experience of their B2C retail customers.

Speakers: Donna Pahel, Senior Marketing Manager, Giant Eagle & Bryan Finney, Program Manager - Marketing, HR, Finance and Enterprise Systems, Giant Eagle

10:15 - 10:30

Fika Break

10:30 - 11:15

Episerver 7

Episerver's focus on innovation has produced a next generation platform for creating business results online. Product Managers Allan Thraen and Peter Sunna will provide a sneak peek, perhaps your first view of the upcoming major release.

Speakers: Peter Sunna, Product Manager & Allan Thraen, Product Manager

11:15 - 12:00

Episerver Commerce

E-Commerce is exploding in the market, in both B2C and B2B scenarios. Episerver has a promising future as a market leading e-Commerce platform with significant advances that have come online in just the past few months. Learn how the platform is evolving and adding value to a variety of important customers.

Speakers: David Bowen, Product Manager & Chris Lutz, Senior E-Commerce Architect

12:00 - 1:00 Fika  Lunch   

1:00 - 1:30

User Journey Brought to Life

Do you know the full breadth of the Episerver platform? Take a tour through several user stories to see the awesomeness in action.

Speaker: Joe Bianco, Solution Architect

1:30 - 2:15

Parallell Sessions

Business Track
Developer Track

2:15 - 2:30 Break Break


Parallell Sessions

Business Track
Developer Track

4:00 - 4:30

Episerver One-to-One

Got something on your mind?  The Episerver team wants to hear about it.  Take a moment to meet Episerver management and product mangers in an informal setting to get your views heard.



4:30 - 4:55

Sponsor Session - GlobalLink Globalization Management System

This session will highlight the benefits and ROI of utilizing direct integration with Episerver to submit content to’s GlobalLink Globalization Management System as opposed to manual or middleware solutions to simply manage the transport of source and translated content.

Speaker: Mark Ambrose, Director of Technology Solutions,

4:55 - 5:40

Episerver Awards

Episerver partners are growing. Our last two "Partners of the Year" have increased revenue, headcount, and opened new offices to keep up with demand. Join former Episerver Partners of the Year as they describe how Episerver is helping their business grow and evolve. Then hang onto your seats for the big reveal - Partner of the Year for 2012.

Speakers: Deane Barker, Blend Interactive, Roy Chomko, Adage,  & AJ Harring, President

5:40 - 6:00

Open Time

Unwind at the hotel or socialize with your peers and colleagues.

6:00  - 10:30 

Field Trip!

Travel with the group to an evening event - Wrigley rooftop for dinner at a Cubs game.  Buses depart from the hotel lobby at 6:00 pm.