Winshuttle™ Customers and Partners Gather in Windy City for 2011 User Conference

Call for papers deadline approaching for annual WUG event.

Bothell, WA – June 7, 2011 – Responding to a business environment that necessitates vigorous pursuit and adoption of data management best practices across all industries, Winshuttle is holding its annual Winshuttle User Group conference (WUG). The two-day event will be held at the legendary Drake Hotel in downtown Chicago, October 10 and 11, 2011, providing an opportunity for users to network, share insights with their peers, and get valuable training on the latest Winshuttle products. To register or learn more, visit the WUG 2011 Web site.

The keynote speaker for this year’s event is Harold Hambrose, CEO and founder of Electronic Ink, an international design consultancy dedicated to improving the way people interact with technology, environments and one another. Mr. Hambrose, a recognized expert in maximizing synergies between humans, technology and business processes, will discuss the value of the design process in SAP business process improvement.

“It’s important for technologists to regularly gather and remind each other that the goal of the systems we design is to assist and improve the performance of actual human beings,” said Mr. Hambrose. “A gathering such as the Winshuttle Users Group is especially useful because the shared expertise and insights have the potential to benefit SAP-reliant organizations and employees around the globe.”

Call for papers
Opportunities for attendees to present their insights and experiences for improving processes with Winshuttle are invited to submit papers for consideration. Winshuttle will select and feature unique Winshuttle implementations, and will cover travel, conference and training costs for selected presenters. To submit a speaker nomination, download the submission form and send it to The deadline for submissions is June 15, 2011.

Winshuttle also invites interested business and technology partners to become WUG event sponsors. Several packages are available, ranging from inclusion of logos on WUG signage to sponsoring event receptions and participating in panel discussions. If you are interested in becoming a WUG 2011 sponsor, download the sponsorship opportunities form.

“Winshuttle customers are recognized as the global leaders in the critical area of ERP usability. Now more than ever, businesses need to become more effective in executing data-driven business processes,” said Lewis Carpenter, CEO of Winshuttle. “Our Winshuttle User Group Conference is a unique opportunity for data experts to convene, share their experiences, and discover opportunities to make their SAP investment an even more valuable resource.”

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