Attendees Embark on a New Age of Innovation at the 2014 Allegro Customer Summit
World’s Largest Commodity and Consulting Firms to join Allegro from October 20 – 22 in Downtown Austin for Annual Customer Conference
DALLAS, Texas, October 20, 2014 – Allegro Development Corporation, a leading provider of commodity risk management software, announced today the commencement of its annual Customer Summit which is being held at the downtown Omni Austin Hotel from October 20 – 22, 2014. This year’s event theme – “A New Age of Innovation” – is representative of Allegro’s vision for growth, market dominance and the future of the energy industry. Allegro was recapitalized by a leading technology investment firm, Vector Capital, in June and recently closed its most successful 1H ever, reporting over 30 percent in revenue gains. The conference will highlight the 2014 General Release of Allegro 8, new technologies for visualization and business analytics, and the companies’ goals for 2015 and beyond.
This year’s featured keynote speaker is Aneesh Chopra, the former and first United States Chief Technology Officer, who will share how energy companies can use open innovation for unlocking high-growth markets.
Other sessions of note include:
- A keynote address from Ray Wang, Analyst, Founder & Chairman of Constellation Research, Inc. and leading expert in technology and innovation, on the digital disruption to the energy industry
- A panel session on recent developments in international exports of condensate led by energy policy expert and Associate Attorney, Shelley Wong, of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan LLP
- Customer case studies presented by world leading utilities and oil and gas companies
- A session on the Allegro Value Study presented by Patrick Reames of Commodity Technology Advisory
“Like many of our customers in energy and commodities, Allegro is embarking on a banner year of innovation and our sold-out customer conference reflects the success we’ve enjoyed in 2014,” said Melanie Ofenloch, Chief Marketing Officer, Allegro Development. “We are ecstatic to welcome over 350 people to Austin, TX for our biggest event ever.”
For those unable to attend this year’s conference, the happenings can be followed on Twitter using #allegrosummit.
Allegro develops and markets integrated commodity management software providing position visibility, risk management, comprehensive controls and regulatory compliance. Allegro customers manage commodities from production to consumption, including oil and gas production, petroleum refining, agriculture and forestry, mining, chemicals, metals, food, transportation, commercial and utility sectors. Allegro software is tailored to the specific needs of each commodity, with a comprehensive set of features and functions to support profitable decisions. Allegro is headquartered in Dallas, with offices in Calgary, Dubai, Houston, Jakarta, London, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Sydney and Zurich.
For more information, please visit www.allegrodev.com or contact Samantha Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org or +22.214.171.12449.