BPM Leader Pegasystems’ PegaWORLD 2007 to Showcase Leading Companies Using BPM to Increase Revenue, Customer Retention and Productivity

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – October 17, 2007 – Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM), will bring together more than 500 business leaders and BPM experts to network, exchange ideas and share real-world experiences at PegaWORLD 2007, October 28-31, in Orlando, FL. Conference participants will learn how some of the world’s largest companies have understood and successfully addressed the need to Build for Change® in order to secure dominant positions in their markets.


Executives from companies like MasterCard, NASCO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, HSBC, AIG, Citibank and JPMorgan Chase will join industry analysts from Gartner, Forrester and other firms to detail how SmartBPM® is being used to:



  • increase new business

  • improve customer retention

  • enhance productivity

  • deal with risk, fraud and compliance issues

Managing business change and providing the agility needed to compete and create sustainable value in the sophisticated, dynamic global markets of today will be common themes across every case study, presentation and analysis at PegaWORLD 2007.


In addition to thought-provoking keynote presentations, case studies, in-depth and interactive technical sessions, this year’s event features a number of pre-conference workshops, including “”BPMS, BI, and SOA: What is it all about?” presented by Dr. Setrag Khoshafian, industry thought leader and author of “Service Oriented Enterprises.”


“Across every industry, organizations are faced with a range of unparalleled competitive pressures and a pace of change that is nothing short of breathtaking. Pegasystems is proud of the value we bring to our customers to help them meet these challenges – helping them Build for Change® with our SmartBPM offerings, the deep industry knowledge of our people, and through the annual PegaWORLD conference,” said Alan Trefler, founder and CEO of Pegasystems. “Our customers, in fact, include many of the world’s largest and most important organizations, and literally hundreds of them will be at PegaWORLD 2007, learning, sharing experiences and gaining a competitive advantage.”


Conference Details


PegaWORLD 2007 will be held October 28-31, 2007 at the Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando®, Orlando, FL. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.pegaworld2007.com

About Pegasystems

Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA) develops strategic applications for marketing, sales, service, and operations. Pega’s applications streamline critical business operations, connect enterprises to their customers seamlessly in real-time across channels, and adapt to meet rapidly changing requirements. Pega’s Global 3000 customers include many of the world’s most sophisticated and successful enterprises. Pega’s applications, available in the cloud or on-premises, are built on its unified Pega 7 platform, which uses visual tools to easily extend and change applications to meet clients’ strategic business needs. Pega’s clients report that Pega gives them the fastest time to value, extremely rapid deployment, efficient re-use, and global scale. For more information, please visit us at www.pega.com.

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