Kentico Partner Conference Sydney 2012

16 November 2012

Location: The Sebel Surry Hills Sydney, Australia

Dear Kentico Partners,

Kentico is expanding faster than ever, with new customers and partners using Kentico CMS to power and enrich the possibilities of their websites every day.

With the opening of our office in Australia earlier this year, we are delighted to announce the all new Kentico Partner Conference in Sydney for partners not just from Australia and New Zealand, but also from other countries in Asia and the Pacific. The one-day event will be packed with all we can fit in it and we have so much to share with you - most importantly the latest version of Kentico CMS which brings tons of new features and enhancements – there is little doubt that this is the event that cannot be missed.

Why come?

Come to Sydney to enjoy a day of networking, sharing experiences & ideas, and learning valuable skills that you can apply to your daily work. The Kentico Partner Conference is a great opportunity for anybody who wants to:
  • Learn about Kentico CMS 7 and its features
  • Network with peers using Kentico CMS for great projects everyday
  • Meet the Kentico development team and get answers to difficult questions
  • Share experiences and create new connections
  • See a case study of a great project delivered on Kentico platform
  • See what we're planning of next year and version 8

We look forward to seeing you there!


Time Session
8:30 - 9:30 Registration
9:30 - 11:00 Opening keynote 
Speakers: Petr Palas, Jaroslav Kordula, Kentico Software
11:00 - 11:30 Sales Guide to growing your Kentico Business
Speaker: Wayne Jasek, Kentico Software
11:30 - 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 - 12:30 Marketing Automation and other enhancements for marketers in Kentico EMS 7
Speaker: Thom Robbins, Kentico Software
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:15 Creating Mobile Websites with Kentico CMS 7
Speaker: Thom Robbins, Kentico Software
14:15 - 15:15 Partner Case Studies:

Implementing a multisite EMS Solution for GPT Shopping Centres
Speakers: Oleg Putilin and Sasha Shevelev, Webcoda

Kentico ♥ Mobile

Speaker: Andrew Thompson, Get Started – Online Marketing project delivered using Kentico EMS
Speaker: Jamie Moran, Forefront Digital 

15:15 - 15:30  Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:15 Visual Workflow Designer and Translation Management in Kentico EMS 7
Speaker: Jaroslav Kordula, Kentico Software
16:15 - 16:30 Closing Keynote
Speaker: Petr Palas, Kentico Software
16:30 - 18:30 Social Event



Petr Palas, Founder and CEO, Kentico Software

In 2004, Petr Palas started Kentico as a profit-funded, no venture capital company. Since then, Kentico has continued to grow rapidly each year and is currently a company of over 90 people with a network of 1,200+ partners spanning 87 countries. Before starting Kentico Software, Petr Palas already had 5-years of experience in software development and marketing in Moravia IT, the leading IT localization company, where he led the PortSight division focused on the development of website portals and components on the Microsoft .NET platform.


Jaroslav Kordula, Group Product Manager / Content Management, Kentico Software

Jaroslav joined Kentico in 2006. For several years he’d been leading one of the development teams whose main focus was content management, including Documents, Custom tables and Workflow. This year, Jaroslav has taken the role of Group Product Manager and will take care of improvements in and the direction of content management on the Kentico platform.



Wayne Jasek, Business Development Director, Kentico Software Australia

Wayne manages our Sydney office covering the APAC Operations for sales and business activities. He talks to current and potential clients, helps to build strong partner relationships and focuses on extending the Kentico footprint in Australia, New Zealand and other countries from the Asia Pacific region. Prior to his current role, Wayne spent over 5 years working at Kentico Headquarters in International Sales.


Thom Robbins, Chief Evangelist, Kentico Software

Thom is responsible for evangelizing on-line marketers, Web developers, Web designers and interactive agencies to Kentico CMS for ASP.NET. Prior to joining Kentico, Thom had been at Microsoft Corporation since 2000 and served in a number of executive positions. Most recently, he led the Developer Audience Marketing group that was responsible for increasing developer satisfaction with the Microsoft platform. Thom also led the .NET Platform Product Management group responsible for customer adoption and implementation of the .NET Framework and Visual Studio. He was also a Principal Developer Evangelist working with developers around the world on implementing .NET based solutions.



Refurbished in 2009, The Sebel Surry Hills Sydney is perfectly located in the midst of the inner city buzz. This stylish hotel offers Sydney accommodation and a comfortable home away from home for all who visit.

The Sebel Surry Hills Sydney offers 271 unique, modern accommodation rooms, including Superior and Deluxe rooms as well as 10 spacious and diverse meeting rooms, catering for up to 220 delegates.

The hotel offers special room rate of $220 for Kentico Partner Conference attendees. It is valid by Thursday, 25 October 2012, subject to room availability. Please mention "block code KENT1112" when you contact Reservations on 02 9289 0000 or

The Sebel Surry Hills Sydney
28 Albion Street
Surry Hills


If you need any additional information, please contact:

Eva Palbuchtova
Event Manager
Phone: (00420) 511 180 925
Skype: kentico_eva
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