Hong Kong — May 18, 2011 — GXS™, the world’s leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, today announced its participation in the 4th Plenary of AsiaB2B, the first standards-independent B2B user community in Asia Pacific, May 19-20, 2011, Singapore. The theme of this event is “Overcoming B2B Challenges in Asia” and it attracts over fifty B2B supply chain and IT professionals to participate and share their insights of doing B2B in Asia.
Jane Cheng, Marketing Director of Asia Pacific at GXS and vice chair of AsiaB2B will be the Master of Ceremony for the first day. The agenda of the event is now available on the AsiaB2B website. For more details, please visit www.asiab2b.org.
Details of the event are as follows:
|Who:||AsiaB2B members and companies from high-tech and manufacturing in Asia|
|What:||AsiaB2B 4th Plenary Meeting|
|When:||May 19-20, 2011|
|Where:||31 Science Park Road, Singapore 117611|
|Why:||To discuss the challenges of B2B in Asia and how technology play a role to overcome the challenges|
AsiaB2B, is affiliated with EDIFICE in Europe, and GXS is one of the founding members. Other members include: Cisco, CrimsonLogic eTrade Services, Fairchild Semiconductor, Freescale Semiconductor, Intel, Microsoft, SAP, Seeburger, Siltronic. The mission of the organisation is to provide a user group forum for Asia-Pacific based companies to drive and enable adoption of global best practices in B2B.
AsiaB2B, the first standard-independent B2B user community in Asia Pacific, is founded in August 2009. The objective is to facilitate the need for a standard-independent B2B user community that’s allows companies to create an active knowledge sharing network for B2B and business experts in the Asia Pacific region. AsiaB2B aims to establish active working groups in various business process areas, offering opportunities for learning about and influencing of B2B and business process standards. For more information on AsiaB2B, please visit
GXS is a leading integration services provider and operates the world’s largest integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid®. Our software and services help more than 40,000 companies, including 75 percent of the Fortune 500 and 24 of the top 25 supply chains, extend their partner networks, automate receiving processes, manage electronic payments, and improve supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, our unique approach to improving B2B integration operations, combines GXS Trading Grid with our process orchestration services and global team to manage a company’s multi-enterprise processes. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has direct operations in 20 countries, employing more than 2,000 professionals. To learn more, see http://www.gxs.co.uk, read our blog at http://blogs.gxs.com, follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/gxs and join us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/gxs.
Marketing Programmes International, GXS
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