SciQuest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SQI), the largest pure-play provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, will broadcast a special live event from the NextLevel 2014 conference featuring a discussion on procurement trends and challenges among industry thought leaders from Kellogg Company, University of California – Office of the President (UCOP), the State of Georgia, Biogen Idec and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).
The discussion, which will be moderated by Jason Busch, Group Managing Director at Spend Matters, will address how the world of procurement is changing and how procurement provides value across an organization. The participants will talk about their procurement strategies and experiences, focusing on the role of technology in transforming the procurement industry. Attendees and viewers will learn about the factors that must be taken into consideration when considering an investment in procurement technology. Speakers include: Walter Charles, Kellogg Company; Bill Cooper, UCOP; Gina Tiedemann, State of Georgia; David Karakas, Biogen Idec; and Kelli Hudson, RPI.
“NextLevel is the premier event in the procurement industry, but we’re aware that not everyone who’d like to attend is able to,” said Stephen Wiehe, CEO of SciQuest. “This executive panel discussion will feature decades of industry experience and can be a valuable learning tool not only for NextLevel attendees, but for anyone in our industry. Thank you to all of the participants for sharing their knowledge and time.”
To watch the live streaming of this event, click here to register. Use the registration passcode NEXTLEVEL 2014 to register and log into the webinar.About SciQuest SciQuest (NASDAQ:SQI) is the largest publicly held pure-play provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management – offering deep domain knowledge and a leading, customer-driven portfolio. SciQuest solutions enable greater visibility and compliance organization-wide to help you gain control, optimize efficiencies and reduce spend. These cloud-based solutions are easier to implement and proven to deliver measurable, sustainable value with SciQuest’s high-touch support, analysis and automation. Learn more about our solutions and how we can help your organization turn spending into savings at www.sciquest.com. To join the conversation, please visit our blog, The Open Kitchen at http://www.sciquest.com/blog – or follow us on Twitter @SciQuest. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements Any statements in this release that are not historical or current facts are forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performances or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Certain of these risks are discussed in “Part I, Item 1A, Risk Factors” and elsewhere in SciQuest’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and other reports, as filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The company’s SEC reports are available free of charge on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov or on the company’s website at www.sciquest.com. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof, and SciQuest undertakes no obligation to update, amend or clarify any forward-looking statement for any reason. Given these risks and uncertainties, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results.