Inform Announces Final Agenda for 2010 Workforce Analytics & Planning Conference

Washington, DC — March 1, 2010 — Inform, the global leader in analytics and workforce planning, today announced availability of the final agenda for its upcoming 5th Annual Workforce Analytics and Planning Conference to be held on April 19-20, 2010 in Washington, DC.

The only national conference on best practices in human capital measurement and business analytics features cutting-edge presentations from such industry leaders as McGraw-Hill, National Grid, Scotiabank, Starbucks, and Travelers Companies.

In addition, a unique industry analyst panel will invite four experts to brief attendees on trends in HR technology, analytics, and workforce planning for 2010 and beyond. Panelists include:

• Mollie Lombardi, Research Analyst, Aberdeen Group
• Dr. Mary Young, Senior Research Associate, The Conference Board
• Cushing Anderson, Program Vice President, Project-Based Services, IDC
• John Sumser, Founder and CEO, Two Color Hat

Day 2 of the Conference will feature an opening keynote presentation on 2010 HR technology trends by Jason Corsello, Vice President at Knowledge Infusion.

“We are delighted to welcome to our conference, many of the world’s foremost business leaders in applying human capital data to business strategy. The industry panel complements an extremely powerful array of keynote speakers who will outline specific tactics for delivering strong performance in difficult economic times,” says Brian Kelly, President of Inform Business Impact. “Inform’s conference offers an outstanding opportunity for human capital practitioners and line managers to understand how financial modeling, predictive analytics, strategic workforce plans, and executive dashboards are used to drive business decisions.”

In addition, the Conference offers a range of case study presentations — for practitioners in the early stages of launching workforce analytics and planning as well as experts seeking advanced practices — practical workshops, and networking opportunities.

The full agenda and brochure can be found on the Inform Conference homepage.

The Conference will be held at the Capital Hilton hotel in downtown Washington, DC.

About Inform

Inform Business Impact is the global leader in analytics and workforce planning. Over the 28 years since its founding in 1982, Inform’s brilliant and highly experienced leadership team has crafted a rich set of analytics and workforce planning applications anchored by unique intellectual capital. Inform now serves more than 130 customers with their applications and strategic consulting, including 24 of the Fortune 500, such as Comcast, BHP Billiton, Starbucks, MetLife, and many others. To learn more, visit

On February 4, 2010, Inform and SuccessFactors, Inc., the global leader in Business Execution Software, announced that they had entered into a definitive agreement under which SuccessFactors will acquire Inform. The acquisition is expected to close in Q3 2010, subject to customary closing conditions. For more information please visit

Contact Information:

Mick Collins
Vice President

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