Planisware to Host 12th Annual Life Sciences Summit in Chicago
Popular event will feature roundtables, key presentations from life science heavyweights Pfizer, MedImmune, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Stryker Instruments.

San Francisco, Ca. – Planisware™, the leading global provider of world-class project and product portfolio management (PPM) solutions for new product development organizations, is hosting its 12th Annual Life Sciences Summit on May 15 and 16. Held at The James Hotel in Chicago, the conference will bring together managers, directors and executives from the world’s top life sciences companies to discuss Planisware’s acclaimed software and swap effective project, resource and portfolio management techniques.

This year’s versatile program includes a series of roundtables and workshops that enable users to interact in small group settings with Planisware’s team of experts on various subject matters related to the Planisware software and overall PPM strategies; demonstrations and presentations highlighting the latest developments in Planisware’s cutting-edge solution; and several networking opportunities. Some of Planisware’s long-time customers – including Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pfizer, MedImmune and Stryker – will give presentations on topics related to their individual software implementations and successful PPM experiences.  

Planisware, which is the PPM software vendor of choice for more than 40 life sciences organizations worldwide, hosts the popular Life Sciences Summit each year to share the latest software developments with customers; provide users with tips to ensure they are fully leveraging their systems; interact with customers; and give some of the industry’s top executives an opportunity to network. Available to customers and partners on a “first-come, first-serve” basis, the conference reaches or exceeds its typical attendance of 100 Planisware users each year. Attending companies span the life sciences spectrum and include pharmaceutical, medical device, crop science and animal health organizations.

“At Planisware, our commitment to our customers is on-going and doesn’t end after the implementation process,” said Pierre Demonsant, founder and CEO of Planisware. “Our Annual Life Sciences Summit is an extension of this promise that not only provides our users with a platform to work with the Planisware team and ensure that they maximize their experiences with the software, but also to interact with each other and learn from their peers. Each year, it proves critical to our customers’ knowledge of the Planisware system and helps us to better understand their needs.”

For more information about the 12th Annual Life Sciences Summit, please contact Theresa Hwang at or call 415-591-0941. For more information about Planisware, please visit


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Planisware is the leading global provider of world-class Product and Project Portfolio Management solutions. Planisware’s acclaimed configurability accommodates the company’s global customers across a variety of industries and empowers users to align the solution with key business programs and portfolio management processes. In addition to a 99% customer retention rate, Planisware has been recognized as an industry leader by several esteemed analysts and has achieved Stage-Gate Ready© and SAP® integration certifications. To learn more about Planisware, please visit or call 888-752-6479.