21 September, 2017


Gartner Vice President Daryl C. Plummer to deliver keynote and Amy McWhirter will be the conference moderator (MC)

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces the keynote speaker and moderator for the IFS World Conference in Atlanta, Georgia 1-3 May 2018.

Daryl C. Plummer is Managing Vice President, Chief of Research and a Gartner Fellow. Playing a pivotal research role in Gartner’s comprehensive industry and technology predictions, Daryl has over 35 years’ experience on a strategic, executive and state level in IT and computing. As Chief of Research for emerging trends at Gartner Daryl leads all research into cloud computing and is a primary analyst on business process management, SOA and Web. At the IFS World Conference he will in his keynote connect you to what’s next in an ever-transforming world.

Amy McWhirter is a dynamic professional trade show presenter, consultant and event MC, engaging audiences with attention-grabbing, consistently energetic presentations. Amy has expert experience in cybersecurity, manufacturing, healthcare & medical, IT, construction, and other industries for both innovative startups, mid-level corporations and Fortune Global 500's. In addition to being an event moderator (MC), Amy has a background as film producer and professional broadcaster, and has hosted major events for many of the world’s most innovative technology companies. As the conference moderator, Amy will guide the visitors through three action-packed days full of news, learning experiences and networking.

Mark Boulton, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of IFS comments: ”The IFS World Conference 2018 will be a fantastic opportunity for customers, partners and prospects to meet with experts, learn about the latest news and share experiences with their peers. Daryl C. Plummer and Amy McWhirter will lift the conference to a new level by providing unique perspectives and insights as well as inspiring a new train of thought for what´s next for your business.”

For more information about the IFS World Conference 2018 and to register, please visit: http://www.ifsworld.com/corp/news-and-events/events/world-conference-2018/

About IFS

IFS™ develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with commitment to our customers, has made us a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,300 employees supports more than one million users worldwide from a network of local offices and through our growing ecosystem of partners. For more information, visit: IFSworld.com

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