OAKLAND, CA--(Marketwired - May 28, 2013) - GT Nexus's annual user event, Bridges 2013, will showcase the power of the networked supply chain when business leaders from across the GT Nexus community meet in Hollywood, Florida June 2-4, 2013. The Bridges agenda will present Geoffrey Moore, author of Crossing the Chasm, along with customer speakers from Burton Snowboards, Cargill, Clarks, Columbia Sportswear, Crocs, Guess?, Levi Strauss & Co., Molex, Nestlé, Oakley, Pan Pacific, Patagonia, Pfizer, Rhodia, TOMS, VF Corp. and Wolverine.
"Bridges has grown into the premier supply chain cloud event and we will have our largest audience ever," said Sean Feeney, CEO at GT Nexus. "Each year we attract executives from every major industry who are all operating on the same technology platform. Coming fresh off the merger with TradeCard, we'll be showcasing the newly combined product portfolio and giving the user community multiple opportunities to network and share ideas."
The Bridges user conference features executive keynotes, best practice tracks and industry speakers focusing on cloud technology innovations to enable supply chain agility and visibility.
Keynote speaker, Geoffrey Moore, is a renowned author, speaker and business advisor to many leading companies. He is best known for his book Crossing the Chasm, which addresses the challenges of gaining initial adoption for disruptive innovations. Recently, Mr. Moore has been pressing the topic of systems of engagement for the next decade of IT. This will be a highly provocative topic and a must-see keynote for the GT Nexus community in attendance.
Learn more about Bridges at http://www.gtnexus.com/bridges.
About GT Nexus
GT Nexus operates the world's largest cloud-based business network and execution platform for global trade and supply chain management. Over 25,000 businesses across industry verticals, including adidas Group, Caterpillar, Citi, Columbia Sportswear, DHL, Electrolux, Levi Strauss & Co., Kohl's, Nestlé, Pfizer, Renault, and Sears share GT Nexus as their standard, multi-enterprise collaboration platform. This enables all network participants to operate against a core, real-time and always on set of information across multiple supply chain functions, allowing them to optimize the flow of goods, funds and trade information, from the point of order through final payment. For more information please visit us at www.gtnexus.com.