AspenTech Also Speaking About the Role of Technology Innovation During Energy Industry’s Premier Gathering of Executives, Policy Makers and Suppliers
Burlington, Mass. - Aspen Technology, Inc. (OTC: AZPN.PK), a leading provider of
software and services to the process industries, today announced it
will sponsor and participate in CERAWeek 2009 – the premier
global energy industry conference – February 9-13 in Houston.
Nearly 2,000 energy executives and policymakers from over 55
countries will convene to discuss the central energy challenges and
strategies for prospering in a turbulent economy.
- Cambridge Energy Research Associates®, Inc. (CERA®),
an IHS company, is a leading advisor to international energy
companies, governments, financial institutions, and technology
- AspenTech is one of an exclusive group sponsoring the CERAWeek
Executive Global Oil Summit along with IBM and
- During the Executive Global Oil Summit, AspenTech’s
executive vice president Antonio Pietri, will participate in a
roundtable forum titled, "How can technological innovation maintain
the economic competitiveness and mitigate the environmental
footprint of unconventional production?"
- The world’s top 30 petroleum industry companies use
AspenTech’s innovative software to address the most pressing
challenges facing the energy industry today.
- Using aspenONE to adopt best practices for process
optimization, AspenTech customers are better equipped to meet their
operational excellence goals and navigate dramatic economic
- Other industry leaders and dignitaries speaking at CERAWeek
2009 will be U.S. House Rep. Edward Markey, Chairman, House Energy
and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment; Nobuo
Tanaka, Executive Director, International Energy Agency; H.E.
Gerhard Schröder, Former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of
Germany, and senior executives from the world’s leading
energy industry companies.
Mark Fusco, President & CEO, AspenTech
"The economy has weakened over the past year and we’ve seen
volatility and drops in the price of all commodities. Those
companies that have continued to optimize their business in both
good and bad times will be in the best position to succeed when the
economy turns. AspenTech’s customers have seen first hand
that leveraging our solutions can help them be better positioned
with a lower cost base and improved operating flexibility. We look
forward to sharing insights about optimization during CERAWeek
2009. As a sponsor, we are proud to support bringing together the
industry’s most influential minds in a forum that will be
sure to generate innovative thinking."
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AspenTech is a leading supplier of software that optimizes
process manufacturing – including oil and gas, petroleum,
chemicals, pharmaceuticals and other industries that manufacture
and produce products from a chemical process. With integrated
aspenONE solutions, process manufacturers can implement best
practices for optimizing their engineering, manufacturing and
supply chain operations. As a result, AspenTech customers are
better able to increase capacity, improve margins, reduce costs and
become more energy efficient. To see how the world's leading
process manufacturers rely on AspenTech to achieve their
operational excellence goals, visit www.aspentech.com.