The Scientific and Practical Conference “Business Process Management 2017: how to optimize business processes” was held on April 11, 2017. The conference organizer was one of the largest informational portals in the field of corporate information technologies in Russia and the CIS countries “CNews”.

The purpose of the conference was discussion about the concept of business process management (BMP) as a tool for optimizing the business as a whole in the current economic crisis in Russia, as well as exchange of experience with regard to implementing BPM-systems. Participants of the conference discussed the following issues: global BPM market development, International and Russian experience of using BPM-systems, difficulties in implementing BPM.

The Conference “Business Process Management 2017” brought together BPM consultants, directors and IT specialists from such companies as Apex, AtlaGroup, Cargill, Citilink, Heineken, Hoff, Kraft Heinz, MBSI, Alfa-Bank, Bank Otkritie, VTB Bank, Gazprom Neft, Financial Planning Institute, RZD Corporate University, Credit Europe Bank, Lukoil, MegaFon, Moscow Stock Exchange, Rostelecom, Sberbank, Tinkoff Bank, Central Bank of Russia and many others.