March 14, 2012

Appian World 2012 to Showcase Business Process Management in the Mobile, Cloud and Social Age

Premier BPM Conference Open to All Process Improvement Professionals

RESTON, Va.–March 14, 2012– Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, today announced the Appian World 2012 conference, April 15-17 at the Reston Hyatt just outside Washington, D.C. The conference is the premier event for Appian customers, partners and the BPM community at-large.

The conference will gather hundreds of BPM software practitioners to hear insights and predictions from a variety of industry analysts, as well as case studies on Mobile, Cloud and Social BPM success and best-practices from process improvement peers. In addition, Appian executives and experts will offer guidance on maximizing BPM software return-on-investment through presentations and free hands-on training with the Appian BPM Suite.

The Appian World 2012 agenda includes dedicated tracks for Beginners, Developers and Business/Executives, offering something for everyone regardless of their role in process improvement initiatives. Commercial and federal organizations making presentations and participating in panel discussions include:

  • Industry analysts from Gartner, Forrester Research, Column 2, MWD Advisors and BPMResearch
  • European Bank for Reconstruction & Development
  • Dept. of Veterans Affairs
  • CME Group
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • EDP Renewables
  • Benenden Healthcare Society
  • Archant
  • Archstone
  • SNL Financial
  • Manulife Financial
  • U.S. Courts
  • U.S Marine Corps
  • and others

“Modern BPM software is driving transformational business value in the age of mobility, cloud delivery and social collaboration,” said Matt Calkins, President and CEO of Appian. “Appian World 2012 will present two days of practical, actionable insight into how organizations of all sizes can tap the power of the Appian platform.” Web registration for Appian World 2012 closes Wednesday, April 11, 2012. Register today.

About Appian

Appian provides a leading low-code software development platform that enables organizations to rapidly develop powerful and unique applications. The applications created on Appian’s platform help companies drive digital transformation and competitive differentiation. For more information, visit