Quintiq and AkzoNobel to present at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2012

September 12, 2012 | 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

Quintiq today announced that its COO, Arjen Heeres, and one of its highly valued customers, AkzoNobel, will present together at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2012 to be held in London on 17 and 18 September 2012.

This year's Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference provides a platform for senior executives from the global supply chain community, who will present on various important and interesting supply chain topics.

Gartner has long been recognized by supply chain leaders as the number one source for expert business advice and insights. Gartner supports businesses globally, leading to higher profits and lower costs. Quintiq enables businesses to achieve those same goals. Quintiq is a Platinum Sponsor of the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference.

On the first day of the conference, Quintiq COO Arjen Heeres will contribute his own supply chain leadership expertise in his presentation entitled: "All planning puzzles solved through one strategic planning platform". Attend his presentation on Monday, 17 September 2012 from 12.30p.m. to 1p.m.

In addition, one of Quintiq's customers, AkzoNobel - represented by Mark Booth, Operations Director AkzoNobel Middle East at AkzoNobel Powder Coatings - will present on Monday 17 September 2012 from 09:15am to 09:45am. Mark Booth will discuss AkzoNobel's business challenges, solutions and the Quintiq project from the selection process to the final go live.

Quintiq will also host a VIP luncheon, one-to-one meetings and public demonstrations of Quintiq's software, as well as open discussions with supply chain experts. Senior Quintiq representatives will be on-site for the duration of the event.

Visit the Quintiq booth to get hands-on experience with Quintiq software by participating in the Planning Challenge on Monday from 5:30-7:15 PM. Enter our raffle to win one of two new iPads (the raffle and challenge winners will be announced on Tuesday, 18 September at 4.45p.m. at the Quintiq booth). Drop by booth #PR1 at any time from 17 to 18 September to find out more.

Please contact Charlotte Poh at +31 (0) 631 941 838 for invitations and further information on our events.

Personal tailored one-to-one meetings and demonstrations can be booked via the Quintiq website: https://www.quintiq.com/events-2012/gartner-supply-chain-executive-conference-london.aspx

Follow Quintiq at www.twitter.com/quintiqevents and enter the hashtag #GartnerSCC into the Discover tab on Twitter for frequent live updates.

About AkzoNobel Powder Coatings

AkzoNobel Powder Coatings is the world's largest producer of powder coatings and is a world leader in the field of powder coating technology. Coatings from AkzoNobel are used to protect and decorate a wide range of products including buildings, furniture, automotive vehicles and components, domestic appliances and much more. For further information, please visit www.akzonobel.com/powder  

About Quintiq

Quintiq's Advanced Planning & Scheduling (APS) software enables companies to create business value by visualizing and optimizing their operational processes. Quintiq software is capable of generating the best possible planning solution to suit any business model and solve any planning puzzle, even in the most complex and dynamic of business environments. Established in 1997 and growing rapidly, Quintiq has a global presence with dual headquarters in the Netherlands and the USA, a global development center in Malaysia, and other offices around the world. Quintiq's APS software is in use at over 500 locations in 78 countries.

For more information, visit www.quintiq.com or follow @Quintiq on Twitter.