Velocity 2019: Connect, Accelerate and Innovate

Industry Thought Leaders from more than 35 Organizations Including
Featured Speakers Gartner and The University of Tennessee to Take Center
Stage to Accelerate Digital Supply Chain Transformations

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain
optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced
featured speakers Amber Salley, research director, Gartner, and Sean
Willems, Ph.D., Haslam Chair in Supply Chain Analytics, University of
Tennessee, will keynote Velocity 2019, its global customer conference.
The event will take place at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate,
March 25 – 27, 2019.

Velocity 2019 will feature more than 80
breakout tracks and training sessions
geared to help attendees
accelerate their digital supply chain transformation and take advantage
of advances in artificial intelligence (AI), advanced analytics and
automation. With the increasing complexity of today’s global supply
chains, companies must have the right combination of people, process and
technology in place to ensure their supply chains operate at peak
performance. Velocity 2019 will help supply chain leaders leverage best
practices and new technology innovations to drive greater speed,
precision and value for their companies.

Keynote Highlights

  • “Innovate, Disrupt and Scale the Digital Supply Chain” – Gartner’s
    Amber Salley will leverage best practices to help attendees accelerate
    their digital supply chain transformation and support customer-centric
    models that converge business processes, analytics, big data, and the
    Internet of Things (IoT).
  • “Going Digital: Work Faster and Smarter, Not Harder” – Sean Willems,
    Ph.D. of The University of Tennessee will take the audience on a
    journey to understand how to make better decisions faster through the
    practical implementation of machine learning and artificial
    intelligence to accelerate supply chain performance across strategic,
    tactical and operational time horizons.

At the conference, attendees will:

  • Connect – Engage, network and collaborate with industry experts
    to make great connections and get inspired by pioneering leaders in
  • Accelerate – Learn strategies, industry challenges and trends
    to build the practical skills needed to maximize the technology they
    have and bring more speed to their supply chain
  • Innovate – Take advantage of the strategic and visionary
    sessions to gain technology innovation insights and transform their
    customer’s experiences

To learn more about Velocity 2019, please visit:

About Logility

Accelerating the digital supply chain from product concept to customer
delivery, Logility helps companies seize new opportunities, sense and
respond to changing market dynamics and more profitably manage their
complex global businesses. Logility Voyager Solutions™ leverage an
innovative blend of artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics
to automate planning, accelerate cycle times, increase precision,
improve operating performance, break down business silos and deliver
greater visibility. Logility’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based
platform transforms sales and operations planning (S&OP) and integrated
business planning (IBP) processes; demand, inventory and replenishment
planning; global sourcing; quality and compliance management; product
life cycle management; supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing
planning and scheduling; and retail merchandise planning, assortment and
allocation. Logility customers include Big Lots, Fender Musical
Instruments, Husqvarna Group, Parker Hannifin, Verizon Wireless, and VF
Corporation. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software,
Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in
America by Forbes. To learn how Logility can help you make smarter
decisions faster, visit

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that are
subject to substantial risks and uncertainties. There are a number of
factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
anticipated by statements made herein. These factors include, but are
not limited to, continuing U.S. and global economic uncertainty, the
timing and degree of business recovery, unpredictability and the
irregular pattern of future revenues, dependence on particular market
segments or customers, competitive pressures, delays, product liability
and warranty claims and other risks associated with new product
development, undetected software errors, market acceptance of Logility’s
products, technological complexity, the challenges and risks associated
with integration of acquired product lines, companies and services, as
well as a number of other risk factors that could affect the Company’s
future performance. For further information about risks the Company and
American Software could experience as well as other information, please
refer to American Software, Inc.’s current Form 10-K and other reports
and documents subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange
For more information, contact: Vincent C.
Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, American Software, Inc., (404)
264-5477 or fax: (404) 237-8868.

Logility® is a registered trademark and Logility Voyager Solutions™
is a trademark of Logility, Inc. Other products mentioned in this
document are registered, trademarked or service marked by their
respective owners.


Justin Siefert
[email protected]

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