Kony User Group Conference to Feature Keynote Speakers from Gartner, Forrester, Accenture and Other Leading Global Enterprises

Event Also Will Feature Previews of 2013 Offerings from Kony and Partners

ORLANDO, Fla.--()--Kony Solutions, Inc., the leading mobile and multi-channel application development platform provider, today announced that it will host its 2013 Kony User Group (KUG) event in Orlando, FL, on February 19-21. The conference is an exclusive, invitation-only event that will feature presentations and case studies from leading organizations in the enterprise mobility space, and a “sneak peek” at new offerings that Kony and partners plan to roll out in 2013, to bring the latest in mobile innovation to customers and clients.

Speakers at the KUG 2013 conference will include:

- Ken Parmelee, Research Director, Gartner, Inc.

- Jeffrey Hammond, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research

- Greg Jenko, Managing Director for Mobility, Accenture

- Executives and mobile architects from leading enterprises using mobile and multi-channel technology to mobilize business processes and provide anywhere/anytime access for employees, consumers and clients

“We are delighted to share our vision for the future of mobility at the Kony User Group conference,” said Harold Goldberg, Kony’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Mobile technology evolves at a ferocious pace and so does the market ecosystem that goes along with it. This conference is a great opportunity to collaborate and share best practices with some of the most authoritative and experienced designers and users of mobile technology, including Kony’s customer base of 165 leading enterprises.”

The KUG conference also will feature sessions and activities geared specifically for mobile developers and architects. Along with a “Hack Suite” where developers can work one-on-one with Kony to build mobile apps, presentation for developers will include the following topics:

  • Building Data- Driven Enterprise Apps
  • Mobile Payment Gateways
  • Design Patterns and Best Practices for Developing Mobile Apps on KonyOne
  • Mobilizing SAP and other back-end applications such as field service, CRM, and Supply Chain Optimization

Demonstrations from Kony will include enhancements to the KonyOne Platform, new apps designed for specific industries and use cases, and Mobile Application Management/MDM offerings. More than a dozen of Kony’s leading partners also will be onsite to demonstrate their mobile applications and services that work in concert with the KonyOne Platform. For more information about the KUG conference, contact pr@kony.com.

About Kony Solutions

Kony is the industry’s leading mobile and multichannel application platform provider. Kony develops a suite of customizable pre-built apps, the KonyOne™ Platform and a comprehensive mobile application management solution, which give companies the confidence and control to quickly build apps once and deploy everywhere -- across all mobile devices and operating systems. Kony’s customers include more than 70 Fortune 500 companies, the largest global bank, and global brands such as Hyatt, Huntington National Bank, Konica Minolta, Schweppes, Toyota, Tyco, and Carl Zeiss.

In 2012 Kony was named a “Visionary” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADP) report. For more information, please visit www.kony.com or connect with Kony on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.


Kony Solutions
Jill Shanks, 650-759-5164

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Gartner, Forrester and Accenture to Keynote Kony User Group Conference


Kony Solutions
Jill Shanks, 650-759-5164