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Yesterday was the soft kickstart to BMC Engage 2016 with several pre-conference workshops and the evening welcome reception. Following our Welcome to Engage 2016! post, we are providing daily recaps in BMC Engage. Be sure to follow along in the community as well as through the #BMCEngage hashtag to stay updated on event highlights!



Watch the BMC Engage 2016 Keynote Live!

Mark your calendars to watch the Engage Keynote Event Live on Thursday, September 8th at 8:30am Pacific. Be sure to register on the BMC keynote page prior to the event and add the event to your calendar!


Thursday, Sept. 8, 8:30am-10:30am Pacific


The keynote session will also be live streamed via Facebook! Tune in to the BMC Facebook page and to watch these events.


We loved seeing Paul Beavers's  tweet of their Minneapolis BMC Engage Keynote watch party from this morning!

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Day Two Event Highlights

Engage 2016 Fun Runners got up bright and early to kickoff their first morning!

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Douglas Hynes, Matthieu Laurenceau, Justin Bakker, Suhas Kelkar, Mrinalini Wankhede, Serena Lambiase Cris Coffey and others gather together for their morning run!

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BMC'sSean Berry running with Rick Westbrock

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The BMC Engage Keynote Live with Bob Beauchamp, BMC CEO and David Rowan, Wired UK


Oscar Omar Posada Sanchez walking in to the
keynote session

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The calm before the storm

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Carlos Gil shared live snapchats


Kim Ellis shared this photo of customer Paypal
Itau and Wegmans led by BMC's CTO Herb Van Hook


Congratulations to Wegmans for receiving the
Customer Innovation Award for 2016!

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Guest speaker David Rowan from
Wired UK

The IT Innovation Zone features the developer lounge (be sure to visit the Developer Community online too!)

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May Bakken with the innovator bus 2016 bear!

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May Bakken and Vidhya Srinivasan ready for
developer lounge's photobooth


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Doug Blair is a happy passenger of the innovator bus 2016


Schedule at a Glance


Thursday September 8th

  • 7:00am - 8:00am Breakfast
  • 8:30am - 10:30am Product Innovation General Session
  • 11:00am - 5:30pm Breakout Sessions and Learning Labs
  • 11:00am - 3:30pm IT Innovation Zone
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm Women in Technology Luncheon
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm Final Night Party


Don't forget there areFree Consulting Services @ BMC Engage 2016!


View the full schedule

Also check out the BMC Engage 2016 Mobile App - Download Now! to easily navigate the conference, manage your schedule and network while you're in Las Vegas.


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Your Engage Highlights and Favorite Sessions

We want to hear from YOU! Share your favorite highlights from Engage in the comments below, or tweet them with the hashtag #BMCEngage, and we may even include it in tomorrow’s post