Novell VP of Collaboration Engineering to Keynote GWAVACon Berlin

20-year veteran brings insight into Novell’s collaboration growth

3 August 2010

GWAVA today announced Dave Wilkes, Novell Vice President of Collaboration Engineering, will deliver the keynote address at the 5th Annual GWAVACon™ EMEA technology conference being held in Berlin, Germany on October 23-25, 2010.

With 20 years of collaboration engineering experience, Mr. Wilkes brings a wide range of knowledge and expertise to the topic of collaboration. Having been instrumental in the success of Novell GroupWise® and the recent launch of Novell Pulse™, Mr. Wilkes’ insight is invaluable to those who regularly attend GWAVACon.

“Dave has such a strong grasp of the challenges faced by companies looking to a vendor for their many expanding collaboration needs,” said Charles Taite, CTO and co-founder of GWAVA. “No other person understands what the GWAVACon delegates need to hear better than he does. We are extremely pleased that he has accepted the invitation to speak.”

GWAVACon is the largest independent Novell Technology Conference, held annually in Europe, the United Kingdom, and the United States. This is the 5th GWAVACon EMEA, and 14th worldwide. Collaboration, mobility, cloud-computing, and security are the key topics covered in the sessions and presentations.

Sponsors in the past include Nokia, Research in Motion, Novell, and Kaspersky Lab.

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