SciQuest NextLevel 2013 Boasts Record Number of Sessions on Wide Array of Spend Management Topics

  SciQuest NextLevel 2013 Boasts Record Number of Sessions on Wide Array of
  Spend Management Topics

  Premier Event Showcases Real-World Cases and Expert Advice to Drive Total
                                Spend Savings

Business Wire

CARY, N.C. -- January 24, 2013

SciQuest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SQI) a leading provider of cloud-based business
automation solutions, today unveiled a record number of sessions for the
Company’s 12^th annual NextLevel conference, being held February 10-13 in San
Antonio, Texas. Following a 46 percent increase in attendance for the 2012
conference, SciQuest will this year feature an extensive list of sessions on a
wide range of topics including supplier management, accounts payable
automation, strategic sourcing, spend analysis and contract management.

A number of key sessions will feature end-user stories that highlight the use
of SciQuest technology for real-world applications that drive true business
results. NextLevel 2013 will also provide in-depth seminars from industry
experts that will help attendees achieve the maximum value from their
investment in spend management technology. Visionaries from across the supply
chain will present both high-level strategies and detailed tips and tricks for
driving true business results, and industry experts will share their insights
on the future of spend management.

“I have attended NextLevel for several years and have seen first-hand how the
conference has grown and continues to offer an expanded array of critical
topics year after year,” said Sandy Hicks, assistant vice president & chief
procurement officer, University of Colorado, Office of the President. “I’m
looking forward to once again hearing from the best the industry has to offer,
and learning key strategies that will help us further improve our spend
initiatives across the organization.”

Here is a sampling of sessions from the NextLevel 2013 agenda:

  *“Call Me Maybe - The Future of Supplier Self-Service” with Kevin Turner of
  *“Beyond ERP: Transforming Procurement in the Cloud Case Study” with Matt
    Mentel and Peter Galazka of ROi, the most advanced and integrated
    provider-owned supply chain organization in health care.
  *German Torres, FMC Technologies: “Beyond Spend Management: Global
    Procurement Operations.”
  *Henry Ijams, PayStream Advisors: “Tackling the Pesky Non-POs: How It Fits
    into Your AP Automation Strategy.”

“Through the years NextLevel has grown and evolved to become a must-attend
event for industry leaders in the world of spend management and analysis, AP,
contracts and supplier management,” said Henry Ijams, managing director,
PayStream Advisors. “I’m looking forward to once again connecting at NextLevel
with the many innovators and experts who have made the industry what it is
today, and continue to drive the solutions of tomorrow.”

“NextLevel attendees have consistently told us the event provides one of the
best opportunities to meet industry leaders and discuss how they can improve
their spend management strategies,” said Stacy West, vice president, marketing
& communications, SciQuest. “Any organization can benefit from a more
efficient and intelligent spending strategy. At NextLevel 2013, attendees will
see those benefits first-hand and learn more about the solutions available to
help them get the most effective strategy for their organization.”

To view this year’s complete agenda, please visit: To join the NextLevel conversation on
Twitter follow #NextLevel13.

About SciQuest

SciQuest’s (NASDAQ: SQI) easy to use solutions help contract management,
procurement, and accounts payable professionals make daily operations
efficient through smart automation, and turn the focus on more strategic
decisions that impact the bottom line. With unmatched visibility into
spending, combined with the Power of Q — the Company’s unique combination of
products and support — SciQuest provides organizations with a strategic
approach to spend management, improving bottom-line results.

To join the conversation, please visit our blog, The Open
Kitchen— or follow us on Twitter @SciQuest.

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