The event takes place in Boston on May 23-24. For details or to register, click here.
The conference series will continue on the West Coast later this year, Sept. 5-6, at the Santa Clara (Calif.) Convention Center.
The Boston conference, co-sponsored by Epicentric, will focus on a spectrum of portal-related technology and management topics, including:
Conference presentations are aimed at the range of IT professionals whose job it is to develop and deploy Web systems. The four conference tracks are: Corporate Portals & e-Hubs; Data, Information & Content Management; Web Application Development, Deployment & Sourcing; and Web Platforms, Architectures & Operations.
The slate of keynote topics and speakers includes:
David Folger, conference chairman and vice president of Web and collaboration strategies at Meta Group, expects virtually all corporate business processes to undergo a re-design centered on the "Enterprise Web."
Folger said, "Organizations of all sizes, across all vertical market segments, are actively building new classes of Web-based applications, engineered using a new generation of tools, technologies and techniques, and typically sporting a corporate portal as the front end."