The Best Business Process Management Events to Attend in 2019

The Best Business Process Management Events to Attend in 2019

Business Process Management (BPM) is a vast and complex subject. Today, businesses need to adopt solutions that are able to streamline workflows and business processes in order for business leaders to focus on the bigger picture. Even if you’re constantly surveying the web for the latest in BPM news, you’re still bound miss some major stories. As BPM technology is in constant flux, it always helps to have your finger on the pulse of the industry.

Here at Solutions Review, we do our best to provide IT professionals with the top BPM software best practices, news, resources, and buyer’s guides, but sometimes you need a little extra push, the kind you can only get in person. We understand, and that’s why we’ve created this list of the top business process management conferences and events for 2019. If you’re looking for top-notch speakers, vendor demos, and networking opportunities, then these should definitely be on your calendar. Events are listed in chronological order.

OPEXWeek: Business Transformation World Summit 2019

Date: January 21-25

Location: Orlando, FL

Description: With the best speaker line-up year on year, the world’s leading brands and most innovative companies continue to place their business and professional development needs in our hands. OPEXWeek has been the leading event for business transformation executives for the past 20 years, delivering an invaluable and unforgettable learning and networking experience for the leaders of the OPEX World. In its 20th year, 150+ inspiring senior leaders will take the stage as together you shape the future of business and process excellence. Never before has PEX Network and the OPEX community seen what’s coming this January at the 20th Annual OPEX Week: Business Transformation World Summit 2019!

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ICBPMS 2019 : International Conference on Business Process Management Systems

Date: January 30-31

Location: New York, NY

Description: International Conference on Business Process Management Systems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Business Process Management Systems. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Business Process Management Systems.

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Decoding Digital Transformation

Date: February 6

Location: Nigeria

Description: This event will feature domain experts from Newgen who will help you understand how our robust BPM platform, OmniFlow iBPS, can help you drive operational efficiency, reduce costs, and remain compliant. Also, find out how our banking solutions can facilitate agile, frictionless onboarding, and straight through processing. Further, discover how you can improve profitability by making your small & medium business lending scalable & efficient.

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Gartner Symposium / ITxpo

Date: March 4-6

Location: Dubai, UAE

DescriptionExplore the strategic trends and technologies driving digital transformation and shaping the future of IT and business. Through a mix of Gartner experts, industry visionaries and cutting-edge solution providers, uncover innovative ways to approach your challenges, make decisions with confidence and become a forward-thinking leader.

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Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit

Date: March 11-12

Location: Mumbai, India

Description: Gartner Application Architecture, Development and Integration Summit 2019 will focus on these dual priorities, exploring the latest approaches to optimize existing applications and infrastructure as well as leading-edge technologies driving business transformation. Join India’s leading application leaders to reinvent your strategy, extend the life of current applications and deliver the new capabilities that drive growth.

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Gartner Enterprise Application Strategies & Application Architecture Summit

Date: March 12-13

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Description: The future of applications depends on effective legacy modernization as much as innovation. This year’s Gartner Enterprise Application Strategies & Application Architecture Summit 2019 will focus on these dual priorities, exploring the latest approaches to optimize existing applications and infrastructure as well as leading-edge technologies driving business transformation. Join us to leverage Agile, DevOps, APIs, microservices and more to take your application strategy to the next level.

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BPM Club Event

Date: March 20

Location: München, Germany

Description: Join the established BPM Club event, hosted by Bizagi and learn how the BPM platform is helping the insurance market leader in Czech republic to face legislation and market challenges.

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bpmNEXT

Date: April 15-17

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Description: Now in its 7th year, bpmNEXT remains the definitive showcase of the next generation of Business Process Management software – covering Advanced Analytics, Blockchain, Decision Management, Digital Transformation, Robotic Process Automation, AI, the Internet of Things, Process Mining, and the next generation of BPMS platforms. This is no typical “how to” conference aimed at BPM newcomers. It is designed specifically for those already chest-deep in BPM and wanting to get in early on the next generation of process innovation technology – touch it, see it, and influence it.

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Appian World

Date: May 13-15

Location: San Diego, CA

Description:Give us 3 days and we’ll give you everything you need to be an agent of rapid, high-value change in your organization. Get hands-on with the most advanced intelligent automation and low-code technologies, hear insights and predictions on the most disruptive trends, and network with your industry peers from across the Appian community. Attend the industry’s premier event on digital transformation and intelligent automation.

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Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit

Date: May 14-15

Location: Orlando, FL

Description: Are you an IT executive for whom planning for the future of technology is a mission-critical priority? Attend Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit for the most up-to-date insights to influence key decisions on the future of technology-enabled business operations, and laying your organization’s technology groundwork to support what lies ahead.

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Forrester Digital Transformation & Innovation 2019 Forum

Date: May 14-16

Location: Chicago, IL

Description: Digital Transformation & Innovation 2019 Forum is Forrester’s flagship event for technology and digital business leaders, bringing together 800+ innovators from retail, financial services, media, healthcare, and more. Together, we’ll tackle the key issues that both drive and hamper successful digital transformations. At Digital Transformation & Innovation 2019, you’ll learn how to navigate your organization, teams, and processes away from traditional, increasingly ineffective approaches and toward disruptive strategies that can drive explosive business growth.

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Gartner Symposium / ITxpo

Date: June 3-6

Location: Toronto, Canada

DescriptionJoin us to explore the strategic trends and technologies that are driving digital transformation and shaping the future of IT and business. Through a mix of Gartner analysts, industry experts and cutting-edge solution providers, you’ll uncover innovative ways to approach challenges, make decisions with confidence and become an even more effective leader.

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Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference 2019

Date: June 3-5

Location: San Diego, CA

Description: It’s a new world for technology providers, and the role of the Product Leader is drastically changing in a digital business. Markets are changing. Business models are evolving. And risk is increasing. The good news? Providers can exploit the energy of the digital storm to their advantage. Our event provides three days of vendor-exclusive Gartner research, dialogue and problem solving to show you how.

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Intelligent Automation Financial Services

Date: July 8-10

Location: London, UK

Description: With intelligent automation on 80% of C-level agendas and 66% of financial services expected to make significant investment in the next 3 years, organizations are revolutionising their processes. RPA deployment requires transparent governance and the convergence with other tools and technologies such as BPM and Lean to scale; the shift to cognitive automation necessitates the use of structured and unstructured data; while tangible uses of AI are being implemented. There is no doubt that intelligent automation can help mitigate risk, compliance, fraud, anti-money laundering, claims, underwriting and open your business to a world of new opportunities, but do you know how to make the most out of IA?

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BPM Conference 2019

Date: September 1-6

Location: Vienna, Austria

Description: BPM 2019 will continue the track system successfully implemented in BPM 2018. On top of exciting workshops, BPM 2019 will feature the 1st International Blockchain Forum and the 1st Central and Eastern European Forum, the latter celebrating Vienna’s vicinity to its Eastern European neighbors. Moreover, the tradition of BPM Forum, Demos, and Industry tracks will be followed. Together with the keynotes and the research track, BPM 2019 will offer a rich, diverse, and exciting program.

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2019 Process & Performance Management Conference

Date: October 3-4

Location: Houston, TX

Description: Join more than 200 process practitioners and business professionals at the 7th annual APQC Process and Performance Management Conference. Equip yourself with the tools and tactics to communicate the value of process management, advance process and improvement initiatives, and sustain behavior change so that it becomes part of your organization’s DNA.

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Intelligent InsurTech Europe 2019

Date: October 4

Location: London, UK

Description: Intelligent InsurTECH Europe brings together 350+ (re)insurance executives to solve the critical business issues unleashed by the speed and extent of technological change. With new technologies offering unprecedented opportunities to drive operational efficiency and top-line growth, it is a critical time for incumbents to leverage the InsurTech ecosystem to remain relevant in today’s digital economy. In just one-day out of the office, you’ll gain the strategic insight and practical knowledge to design and implement the change your organisation needs to compete in a digital, automated, and customer centric insurance market.

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Automation Fair 2019

Date: November 20-12

Location: Chicago, IL

Description: Automation Fair is the premier industrial automation event offering unmeasurable knowledge and skill-building opportunities in just two days. With over 150 exhibits and more than 400 hours of education opportunities, Automation Fair offers you and your team the ability to: 1. Experience innovative technologies and trends, 2. Accelerate your expertise and skillset and 3. Transform your business.

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Elizabeth Quirk

Elizabeth Quirk

Liz is a leading enterprise technology writer covering Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Business Process Management (BPM) and Talent Management Suites (TMS) at Solutions Review. She writes to bridge the gap between consumer and technical expert to help readers understand what they're looking for. Liz attended Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Communications. You can reach her at equirk@solutionsreview.com
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