DIAMOND SPONSOR


Tanium

Tanium

tanium.com | @Tanium | LinkedIn


Tanium offers a proven platform for endpoint visibility and control that transforms how organizations manage and secure their computing devices with unparalleled speed and agility. Many of the world's largest and most sophisticated organizations, including half of the Fortune 100, top retailers and financial institutions, and four branches of the US Armed Forces rely on Tanium to make confident decisions, operate efficiently and effectively, and remain resilient against disruptions. Tanium recently ranked 4th on the Forbes list of "Top 100 Private Companies In Cloud Computing For 2018" and 55th on FORTUNE's list of the "100 Best Medium Workplaces”.

PLATINUM SPONSORS


AHEAD

AHEAD

thinkahead.com | @ThinkAheadIT | LinkedIn | Facebook


AHEAD is a consulting company that helps enterprises transform how and where they run applications and infrastructure. From strategy, to implementation, to ongoing optimization services, AHEAD creates tailored cloud solutions for enterprises at all stages of the cloud journey. Every company is evaluating how to apply the cloud operating model to their business, both on and off-premise, and AHEAD offers expertise by building enterprise cloud solutions that bridge this gap. AHEAD combines the latest capabilities in virtualization, containerization and hyper/converged infrastructure to bring cloud-like performance to your data center — while managing the critical touch points with the rest of your enterprise cloud. Most importantly, AHEAD leads with the outcome in mind, taking into account the entire security ecosystem encompassing not only tools, but how processes leverage those tools to achieve outcomes of security and policy compliance. AHEAD’s unique value is in the integration across the enterprise cloud, allowing them to offer an end-to-end portfolio of services, with total flexibility.

EDCi

EDCi

edci.com | @EDCi_IT | LinkedIn | Facebook


In September of 1979, Electroline, Inc. opened its doors, serving as a local distributor of electrical wire, cable and specialty products. Over the next decade, Electroline’s customer base grew significantly, and in 1989, Electroline Data Communications, Inc. (EDCi) was established to meet an emerging need in Wisconsin.

Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, EDCi grew and adapted to maximize efficiency and customer satisfaction, as technology continuously changed. From a core expertise of LAN/WAN computer communications, EDCi specializes in aligning information technology with the enterprise business strategy. Through their partnership and certifications with leading technology providers, including Citrix, Cisco, Genesys, IBM, Microsoft and Vertiv, EDCi’s customers receive the highest quality products and services the industry has to offer.

Over the past 40 years, EDCi has grown into an enterprise-wide solution provider, supplying product and services to corporations in Wisconsin, across the country and the globe. EDCi has proven excellence in strategic needs assessment, project management, design, installation, risk management, training and post-sales support, setting them apart from the competition and ensuring business needs are met today and in the future.

WMEP

WMEP

wmep.org | @WMEP_News


The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) enhances the success of Wisconsin’s small to midsize businesses by expanding their capabilities to grow, be innovative and achieve operational success. Their talented consultants, world-class approaches, diverse partnerships and unique engagements created more than $3 billion in impact for manufacturers across the state. WMEP would be honored to assist with your organization’s achievement of its goals whether they are top or bottom line, people or certification focused.



GOLD SPONSORS


Conversant

Conversant

conversantmedia.com | @conversant | LinkedIn | Facebook

Conversant is a leader in interaction management, empowering brands to transform ordinary customer experiences into meaningful, human experiences. Our connected suite of personalized digital media products and services combines leading-edge identity management, data science expertise and privacy by design to create human connections that count, everywhere. As part of Epsilon, Conversant employs more than 2,100 associates in 17 offices worldwide.

Pega

Pegasystems

pega.com | @pega | LinkedIn | Facebook | YouTube


Pegasystems Inc. (Pega) is the leader in software for customer engagement and operational excellence. Pega’s adaptive, cloud-architected software – built on its unified Pega Platform™ – empowers people to rapidly deploy and easily extend and change applications to meet strategic business needs. Over its 35-year history, Pega has delivered award-winning capabilities in CRM and digital process automation (DPA) powered by advanced artificial intelligence and robotic automation, to help the world’s leading brands achieve breakthrough business results.

SmartAction

SmartAction

smartaction.ai | @SmartAction | LinkedIn | Facebook | YouTube

SmartAction is the leading provider of AI-powered customer self-service solutions. Their cloud-based platform is built for enterprises to satisfy growing expectations for self-service. SmartAction focuss on building an environment where intelligent virtual agents are handling complex customer requests in every medium — voice, SMS text, chat, social media, and mobile.

UiPath

UiPath

uipath.com | @UiPath | LinkedIn

UiPath is leading the “automation first” era — championing one robot for every person, delivering free and open training and collaboration, and enabling robots to learn new skills through AI and machine learning. Led by a commitment to bring digital era skills to more than a million people, the company’s enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) platform has already automated millions of repetitive, mind-numbing tasks for business and government organizations all over the world, improving productivity, customer experience and employee job satisfaction. Recently named by Comparably as the sixth happiest place to work and the 11th best company culture among large businesses, UiPath is one of the fastest growing and highest-valued AI enterprise software companies worldwide.



SILVER SPONSORS


ConvergeOne

ConvergeOne

convergeone.com | @Converge_One | LinkedIn | Facebook

ConvergeOne's focus is customer success achieving outcomes with communication, collaboration and connections across all environments. Decades of investment in their people, process and leading technologies have resulted in offerings for their customers to realize their objectives. ConvergeOne’s expansive portfolio and world class expertise have received numerous awards by their technology partners.

Fiserv

Fiserv

fiserv.com | LinkedIn | Facebook


Fiserv is a global leader in financial services technology solutions, headquartered in Brookfield, WI. They're helping more than 12,000 clients worldwide create and deliver experiences for a digital world that's always on. Solutions that enable today's consumer to move and manage money with ease, speed and convenience. At the point of thought.

Their approximately 24,000 associates worldwide are driving quality and innovation in payments, processing services, risk & compliance, customer & channel management, and insights & optimization with one thing in mind: to move money and information in a way that moves the world.

Their values are straightforward: Earn client trust every day. Create with purpose. Inspire and achieve excellence. Do the right thing. And continue to deliver on the promise of Fiserv.

That kind of clarity, combined with a belief that change always brings opportunity, is what has made Fiserv a trusted fintech leader and innovator for more than 30 years. It's what fuels their passion for being partners in possibility with their clients, and for providing innovative solutions and expertise that help their clients deliver financial services experiences in step with the way people live and work today.

Heartland Business Systems

Heartland Business Systems

hbs.net | @HBSTech | LinkedIn | Facebook

Heartland Business Systems (HBS) is a premier provider of technology integration, consulting, infrastructure, business automation and networking solutions. HBS employs more than 400 technical engineers and business consultants throughout the Midwest servicing customers within the education, government, healthcare and commercial markets.

Pinoy Data Capture

Pinoy Data Capture

pinoybpo.com


Pinoy Data Capture (PDC) is an outsourcing company that provides data conversion, medical coding and contact center services for clients seeking to improve efficiency and reduce their cost. PDC has proudly achieved and maintained the industry standard of 99.95% accuracy for their data conversion and medical coding services. In addition to delivering on time, PDC ensures their clients will receive consistent, quality results in all their products. Under the umbrella of retail giant San Miguel, PDC is the number one consumer goods company in the Philippines, with tenured staff from international BPO companies, including TeleTech, Telus International, Sitel, Aegis People Support SPI CRM and Citi.

Secureworks

Secureworks

secureworks.com | @Secureworks

Secureworks® is a leading global cybersecurity company that protects organizations in the digitally connected world. They close gaps in security layers with a Defense in Concert that combines visibility from thousands of clients, machine learning and automation from our industry-leading Secureworks Counter Threat Platform™, and actionable insights from their team of elite researchers, analysts and consultants to create a powerful network effect of increasingly strong protection for their clients. By aggregating and analyzing data from any source, anywhere, they prevent security breaches, detect malicious activity in real time, respond rapidly and predict emerging threats. Secureworks offer our clients a cyber-defense that is Collectively Smarter. Exponentially Safer.™

Snowflake

Snowflake

snowflake.com | @SnowflakeDB | LinkedIn | YouTube

Snowflake is the only data warehouse built for the cloud, enabling the data-driven enterprise with instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing across multiple clouds. Snowflake combines the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms and the elasticity of the cloud at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions. Snowflake: Your data, no limits.



PARTNER ORGANIZATION


Mediasite

Sonic Foundry

mediasite.com | @Mediasite | LinkedIn | Facebook

Trusted by 4,900 educational institutions, corporations, health organizations and government entities in 65 countries, Sonic Foundry's Mediasite video content management and webcasting system quickly and cost-effectively automates the capture, management, delivery and search of live and on-demand videos. Learn more at mediasite.com/enterprise. Mediasite is the video on demand partner for the UWEBC annual conference.

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University of Wisconsin-Madison

Center for Professional
and Executive Development

Engineering Professional Development

Kohl's Center for Retailing

Office of Business Engagement

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Questions about sponsoring the conference? Contact Marketing and Communications Director Lori Wilson at 608-890-2449 or lori.wilson@wisc.edu.

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