hybris, a leading provider of omni-channel commerce software, has announced that this year’s Global Partner Summit, which took place in Munich, Germany, attracted over 800 global delegates, double the attendance of the same event held in 2012. In its 12th year, the Partner Summit provides a forum for over 250 of hybris’ solution partners from around the world to come together to share ideas, network with peers and meet hybris domain experts. In addition, delegates received the latest information on hybris, its strategic direction and products, including the hybris Innovation Lab featuring exciting innovations in omni-channel commerce.
During the three-day conference, delegates were also given the opportunity to dive into different presentations covering areas such as e-business, delivery, and technology, and attend workshops that focused on knowledge transfer for the technical staff within partner organisations. Attendees also heard presentations from partners including Adobe, Bazaarvoice, Celum, Compuware.
Speaking about the event, Frank Schoutissen, Vice President of Channel, said; “This year’s Partner Conference was an unmitigated success, with twice the number of delegates compared to last year. The event is an important opportunity for us to show our partner ecosystem the impetus that hybris has in the market, the solutions we deliver and how the company is performing. Year on year we hear from our partners what an important event this is for them as they learn first-hand about our new product innovations and best practices for project delivery.”
“It also allows hybris to showcase the success of our partners with our awards program and to promote this to other attendees at the event”, concluded Schoutissen.
Annual Partner Awards Winners include:
• Global/Overall Partner of the year: Portaltech Reply Group
• Service delivery partner of the year: Sceneric LBi
• Partner of the year North America: Acquity Group
• ISV partner of the year: Adobe Systems
• Newcomer of the year: Gorilla Group
• Sales Partner of the year: Smilehouse Oy
• Partner of the year EMEA: Softlution
• Most Innovative partner of the year: Sonata Software
• Partner of the year APAC: Contiigo
Published on: 11:58AM on 5th February 2013