International Users Conferences Held in Sweden and The Netherlands.
Our overseas partners have been busy with their users conferences! On September 18 & 19, Infotool held its users conference in Stockholm. The conference included educational sessions on topics such as the latest features added to Diver, best practices, data governance techniques and Infotool’s financial planning software application built using Diver technology. The conference also included a presentation from Dimensional Insight’s co-founders, Fred Powers and Stan Zanarotti, and case studies from three customers – SEB, Smurfit Kappa and Lund University.
On October 10, Dimensional Insight Netherlands held its annual users conference for Dutch customers in the lovely Castle De Schaffelaar in Barneveld, about 40 miles outside of Amsterdam. Dimensional Insight started the conference by addressing key current and future developments in the BI market. Dimensional Insight Netherlands’ managing director, Thomas van Praag, talked about new clients and initiatives from the past year and developments in The Netherlands for the coming year.
Dimensional Insight’s vice president of marketing, Mike Cassettari, highlighted global business intelligence trends such as mobile, collaboration and big data, and discussed how Dimensional Insight is responding to these trends through investments in Diver Technology and its product and services portfolio. Shaun Foaden gave a presentation about an initiative from Izore Laboratories, which is using an Infection Intelligence System based on Dimensional Insight technology to predict and reduce the risk of post-operative wound infections in hospitals. The second half of the conference focused on training for developers and dashboard designers, tips and tricks sessions for advanced Diver users, and market-specific sessions and round tables for people in youth healthcare, purchasing and public transport.