(NASDAQ: SABA), the premier People Cloud provider, today announced that
it will be unveiling the details of a new, innovative project with the
Management Innovation eXchange (MIX) at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in
Santa Clara, CA on November 14–17, 2011. The details of this new
initiative will be announced during the keynote panel, "Inventing
Management 2.0: Lessons From the Fringe" featuring Polly LaBarre,
co-founder and editorial director of the MIX, from 4:30–6:00 p.m. on the
opening day of Enterprise 2.0, November 14, 2011. Saba and MIX speakers
will also present in several panels in the "People and Culture" track on
November 15, 2011.
The initiative will be facilitated by Saba and the MIX in conjunction
with the Enterprise 2.0 Conference. The large-scale project involves
progressive thinkers from around the globe in a distributed
problem-solving effort to explore the ways in which the new social,
mobile Web will transform the workplace and change how large
organizations are run and managed over the next decade.
Saba and the MIX will be unveiling additional details of this initiative
during the conference in Booth 411. Additionally, the two organizations
will be sponsoring the official Enterprise 2.0 attendee party from
6:00–7:30 p.m. on November 15, 2011, at the Hyatt Regency in Santa
Clara, CA. Management experts from the MIX as well as progressive
management practitioners, technologists, and thinkers from the
Enterprise 2.0 community will be in attendance.
Polly LaBarre, co-founder and editorial director of the MIX, will
present "Inventing Management 2.0: Lessons From the Fringe" from
4:30–6:00 p.m. on November 14, 2011, in room B5.
- Keynote Panel Description: Polly LaBarre will participate
in a lively panel discussion that will explore the themes and
showcase leading-edge cases of "Management 2.0" innovation. The
conversation will feature in-the-trenches management innovators
from a range of organizations — including winners of the recently
concluded Harvard Business Review/McKinsey "Management 2.0"
challenge hosted by the MIX. Panelists will describe their
innovation journey, share their insights and approaches when it
comes to harnessing the tools and the principles of the Web to
reinvent management, and discuss what it takes to disrupt the