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APRIL 6-8, 2020 | HYATT REGENCY | SEATTLE, WA

MAKE POSSIBLE WITH K2


We’re excited to announce that K2’s Global User Conference, is back! FastFWD, the industry’s premier enterprise low-code conference, brings together K2 power users, partners, and industry thought-leaders under one-roof.

Whether you’re new to K2’s low-code development platform, a seasoned process champion, or an IT and Ops pro looking to accelerate your business processes, FastFWD will arm you with the tools and “know-how” to make the impossible, possible. By harnessing the power of process automation, you will be able to build powerful apps that connect people, processes, and data to deliver business results and drive overall transformation.

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TOP 5 REASONS TO ATTEND


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Gain critical insights on the next generation of intelligent automation from industry influencers, analysts and product leaders.
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Hear how real-world practitioners are building K2-powered business solutions to transform work and accelerate growth.
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Upskill your K2 expertise with best practice training sessions and hands-on experiences, led by K2 innovators and experts.
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Experience the fun and excitement of K2’s vibrant user community. Spend 3 days of learning, networking, and having fun. Connect and learn!
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Leave energized to drive rapid, high-value business transformation with the industry’s leading low-code development platform.

All surrounded by the unmatched natural beauty of Seattle. Adventure awaits!

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CEO – K2

Evan is a software industry veteran with over 30 years experience leading high growth technology companies. Evan’s impressive set of experience and skills will support K2’s transformation into a cloud-first company focusing on a broader market. Prior to K2, Evan was the President and COO of Xactly, a leading provider cloud-based incentive solutions, and served in a variety of executive and high-level management positions across the technology industry.
EVAN ELLIS

CEO – K2

Evan is a software industry veteran with over 30 years experience leading high growth technology companies. Evan’s impressive set of experience and skills will support K2’s transformation into a cloud-first company focusing on a broader market. Prior to K2, Evan was the President and COO of Xactly, a leading provider cloud-based incentive solutions, and served in a variety of executive and high-level management positions across the technology industry.

Entrepreneur, Hyper-Growth CEO, NYT Best-Selling Author & Venture Capitalist

Josh Linkner has been the founder and CEO of five tech companies, which sold for a combined value of over $200 million.

Josh is a New York Times Bestselling author, and an internationally recognized expert on innovation and applied creativity. His first book, Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity (2011), become one of the most definitive works on the topic of innovation, and has since been published in 13 languages. His other two books, The Road to Reinvention: How to Drive Disruption and Accelerate Transformation (2014), and Hacking Innovation: The New Growth Model from the Sinister World of Hackers (2017), have both received critical acclaim and have pushed the boundaries of business leaders worldwide.

Josh is also the Founding Partner of Detroit Venture Partners, investing in and/or mentoring over 100 startups. Today he serves as Chairman and co-founder of Platypus Labs, an innovation research, enablement and consulting firm.

Josh has twice been named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and is a President Barack Obama Champion of Change award recipient. He is a regular columnist for Forbes, The Detroit Free Press, and Inc. Magazine. His work on innovation has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, CNN, and The New York Times.

JOSH LINKNER

Entrepreneur, Hyper-Growth CEO, NYT Best-Selling Author & Venture Capitalist

Josh Linkner has been the founder and CEO of five tech companies, which sold for a combined value of over $200 million.

Josh is a New York Times Bestselling author, and an internationally recognized expert on innovation and applied creativity. His first book, Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity (2011), become one of the most definitive works on the topic of innovation, and has since been published in 13 languages. His other two books, The Road to Reinvention: How to Drive Disruption and Accelerate Transformation (2014), and Hacking Innovation: The New Growth Model from the Sinister World of Hackers (2017), have both received critical acclaim and have pushed the boundaries of business leaders worldwide.

Josh is also the Founding Partner of Detroit Venture Partners, investing in and/or mentoring over 100 startups. Today he serves as Chairman and co-founder of Platypus Labs, an innovation research, enablement and consulting firm.

Josh has twice been named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and is a President Barack Obama Champion of Change award recipient. He is a regular columnist for Forbes, The Detroit Free Press, and Inc. Magazine. His work on innovation has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, CNN, and The New York Times.

CEO of Tomorrow

Mike Walsh is the CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy on designing companies for the 21st century. A global nomad, futurist and author of the bestselling book, The Algorithmic Leader, he advises some of the world’s biggest organizations on digital transformation and disruptive innovation in this new era of machine intelligence.

A prolific writer and commentator, Mike’s views have appeared in a wide range of international publications including Harvard Business Review, Inc. Magazine, BusinessWeek, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal. Each week he interviews provocative thinkers, innovators and troublemakers on his podcast, Between Worlds.

MIKE WALSH

CEO of Tomorrow

Mike Walsh is the CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy on designing companies for the 21st century. A global nomad, futurist and author of the bestselling book, The Algorithmic Leader, he advises some of the world’s biggest organizations on digital transformation and disruptive innovation in this new era of machine intelligence.

A prolific writer and commentator, Mike’s views have appeared in a wide range of international publications including Harvard Business Review, Inc. Magazine, BusinessWeek, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal. Each week he interviews provocative thinkers, innovators and troublemakers on his podcast, Between Worlds.

VP, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research

Rob returns to Forrester after leading IBM’s strategy for integrating Watson into the company’s collaboration services. Rob brings many years of experience in enterprise software consulting, product marketing, product management, and strategy.

Prior to IBM, he was a vice president, principal analyst with Forrester where he was a leader in collaboration and enterprise social research. Before that, he was a director of product management with Microsoft, where he played a strategic role with Duet, a joint initiative brought to market with SAP. Prior to Microsoft, Rob was a senior director of product marketing with Oracle, where he focused on Oracle’s content, collaboration, portal, and business intelligence offerings.

He also spent 15 years in consulting working for Lotus/IBM and other global software services firms with a focus on corporate collaboration.

ROB KOPLOWITZ

VP, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research

Rob returns to Forrester after leading IBM’s strategy for integrating Watson into the company’s collaboration services. Rob brings many years of experience in enterprise software consulting, product marketing, product management, and strategy.

Prior to IBM, he was a vice president, principal analyst with Forrester where he was a leader in collaboration and enterprise social research. Before that, he was a director of product management with Microsoft, where he played a strategic role with Duet, a joint initiative brought to market with SAP. Prior to Microsoft, Rob was a senior director of product marketing with Oracle, where he focused on Oracle’s content, collaboration, portal, and business intelligence offerings.

He also spent 15 years in consulting working for Lotus/IBM and other global software services firms with a focus on corporate collaboration.

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FastFWD AT-A-GLANCE


MONDAY, APRIL 6

Registration & Badge Pick-Up

Innovation Center & Expert Desk Appointments

K2 Hackathon
8:00am – 5:00pm

Welcome Reception

TUESDAY, APRIL 7

FastFWD Keynotes

Breakout Sessions

Innovation Center & Expert Desk Appointments

K2 Attendee Celebration at MoPop
7:00pm – 11:00pm

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8

Guest Speaker Keynote

Breakout Sessions

Innovation Center & Expert Desk Appointments

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FASTFWD 2020 PRICING


EARLY BIRD

395

OPEN NOW UNTIL OCTOBER 31
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GENERAL ACCESS

495

OCTOBER 31 – DECEMBER 31
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LAST CALL

695

JANUARY 1 – APRIL 6
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Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, within walking distance of the city’s top attractions, Hyatt Regency Seattle is a stunning building designed to celebrate the very best Seattle has to offer. Featuring 1,260 smartly designed guest rooms, 3 restaurants and bars. The Hyatt is the ideal place for gathering business and digital transformation leaders from around the world to share how they drive to peak operational performance every day.