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Digital transformation is driving unprecedented change across all industries today. By attending the Pitney Bowes Software EMEA Partner Conference you will benefit from the inside track on the latest developments and innovations we are bringing to market to accelerate your ability respond proactively to the rapid changes customers are experiencing.

Join us as we discuss how Pitney Bowes is helping organisations to build connections about people, places and things through applying the Knowledge Fabric.
Learn about innovations in: Location Intelligence, Customer Information Management, Data and Customer Engagement Solutions.

This event provides partners with a unique opportunity to gain hands-on technical and sales expertise, connect with other like minded partners and Pitney Bowes executives. We will provide a packed agenda including market insights, roadmap visibility, customer presentations and interactive product sessions. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to discussions about the future of our channel partner program.

The full conference includes

  • Keynotes from Pitney Bowes Executive team
  • Panel discussions with customers and partners
  • Instructor-led training and enablement sessions
  • Solutions Showcase featuring our latest software and data innovations

I look forward to welcoming you to Rome.

James Buckley
Vice President Channels & Alliances EMEA

Rome, the eternal city, has been selected as the venue for the 2018 EMEA Partner Conference.

Rome, Italy’s capital, is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.

Just 10 minutes from the heart of historical Rome and 30 minutes from either of Rome’s two international airports, the Crowne Plaza St Peter’s is in an ideal location to stay and explore all that Rome has to offer. Offering 310 deluxe bedrooms as well as two restaurants and an extensive array of recreational facilities including a large outdoor swimming pool, spa and running concierge!

Relive some of last year’s conference highlights

Highlights from EMEA Partner Conference 2017

Please ensure you do not miss out.

 

Monday 8th October

12:30 – 13:30  Networking Lunch in the Solution Showcase

14:00 – 17:30 Plenary Session

15:15 – 15:35  Coffee & Solution Showcase

17:30 – 18:15  Welcome Drinks in the Solution Showcase

18:30   Transfer to a private dinner hosted by Pitney Bowes at Da Meo Patacca

** Timings & Content subject to change

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Tuesday 9th October

09:15 – 10:50  Plenary Session & Partner Awards

10:50 – Coffee & Solution Showcase

11:10 – 17:30 Track Sessions: Location Intelligence Sales Track, Location Intelligence Technical Track, Customer Engagement Solutions Sales Track, Customer Engagement Solutions Technical Track, Spectrum Sales Track, Spectrum Technical Track

13:00 – 14:00  Networking Lunch & Solution Showcase

16:15 – 16:30  Coffee & Solution Showcase

17:30 – 18:15  Welcome Drinks in the Solution Showcase

18:30   Transfer to a private dinner hosted by Pitney Bowes at Ristorante La Carovana

** Timings & Content subject to change

** View detailed agenda **

Wednesday 10th October

09:15 – 11:15 Track Sessions: Location Intelligence Telco/Utilities and Government focused sessions, Customer Engagement Solutions Sales Track, Customer Engagement Solutions Technical Track, Spectrum Sales/Retail Track, and Spectrum Technical Track

11:15 – Refreshment Break

11:30   Plenary Closing Session

** Timings & Content subject to change

** View detailed agenda **

Benefit from our 1:1 Meeting Program at the EMEA Partner Conference. If you would like to meet with a member of our senior executive management team, discuss the vision and development strategy of our solutions or talk about any other specific product topics please click the Book Now button below to pre-reserve a 30 minutes meeting slot.The list of topics you can select to discuss are:

  • Location Intelligence & GIS
  • Customer Information Management (Spectrum)
  • Customer Engagement (Engage One) 
  • Data 
  • Partner Strategy 
  • Partner Enablement 
  • Marketing
  • Other

Our team is looking forward to speaking with you. If you have any questions regarding the 1:1 meeting program, please contact either Johanna Deschamps or Iris Träger-Toff.

Travel Documents

All travel documents, passports, visas and public health documents for entry to the EMEA Partner Conference in Rome are the individual's responsibility. Please check passport requirements for your country.

How do I book a hotel room?

You can reserve your hotel room directly with the hotel. The hotel URL is on the conference registration page. 

If you need to change or cancel your reservation, please work directly with the hotel. Attendees are responsible for booking and paying their own accommodation and travel expenses. 
A room block has been arranged at a preferred rate of €150 per room, per night for Single use and €160 per room per night for Double use. The rate is inclusive of an American buffet breakfast, VAT at 10 and service. City tax of €6 per person per night is excluded. Rome residents are exempt from payment. The group rate will be honored three days pre and post the event based on availability.

What are the conference onsite Registration & Helpdesk hours?

· Monday, 8 October – Noon – 17.30 
· Tuesday, 9 October – 0800 – 18.00 
· Wednesday, 10 October – 0830 – 12.30

What is the weather like in October?
Daytime temperatures in October average 23°C and the lows average 12°C. Click here for more on Rome's weather. 


What is the attire of the meeting?
Business Casual. It is best to dress in layers and remember to pack a sweater or jacket as the meeting rooms are often on the cooler side.

What are the top attractions in Rome?
If you arrive early or stay after the conference, you may want to have a conversation with the hotel concierge for recommendations, call +39 06 66420 or visit the hotel's website: https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/gb/en/rome/romsp/hoteldetail

Trip Advisor is another resource for ideas on activities. 

Check it out at: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g187791-Activities-Rome_Lazio.html

If you have questions regarding Visa's, please reach out to Samantha.bishop@pb.com