Birst FORWARD 2014 Kicks-Off in San Francisco April 28

San Francisco, CA, – 

Birst Inc., the leader in cloud BI, today announced Birst FORWARD 2014, the company’s annual user conference, will be held April 28-30, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt in San Francisco. The event brings together the largest gathering of Birst customers, partners, and experts from around the world to learn and share business intelligence strategies and best practices to expand user knowledge and expertise of the Birst platform.

Offering three full days of education-focused sessions, Birst customers and partners will have an opportunity to attend strategy sessions and engage in intense, hands-on training to learn fundamental BI concepts, emerging technology trends, and advanced Birst-specific capabilities from Birst and BI experts, as well as learn from other Birst customers about how they use Birst and analytics to make data-driven decisions.

“Birst empowers the average business user to gain the analytic insights they need to get real results. Birst FORWARD 2014 is all about empowering customers and partners with the knowledge and support they need to get even greater value from the Birst BI platform and to be more successful with their BI projects,” said Wynn White, Vice President of Marketing at Birst. “In addition to the extensive learning that takes place we look forward to connecting with our customers, partners and colleagues throughout the conference.”

WHAT: Birst FORWARD 2014 Annual User Conference
WHEN: April 28-30, 2014
WHERE: Grand Hyatt, San Francisco, CA

Birst FORWARD 2014 sponsors include Acumen Solutions, Analytics8, Audaxium, BIPB, Cervello, Cloud Sherpa, Corsource, DMG Federal, Eagle Creek, EigenX, Intelligent Consulting, Nebula Partners, Netsuite, Primitive Logic, Salesforce, and TriCore Solutions.

For conference details, agenda, and registration information, please visit

About Birst
Birst is the only enterprise-caliber Business Intelligence platform born in the cloud. Less costly and more agile than Legacy BI and more powerful than Data Discovery, Birst is engineered with an automated data warehouse and rich, visual analytics, to give meaning to data—all types and sizes. Coupled with the agility of the Cloud, Birst gives business teams the ability to solve real problems. Fast. Find out why Gartner named Birst a Challenger in its most recent BI Magic Quadrant and why more than a thousand businesses rely on Birst for their analytic needs. Learn to think fast at and join the conversation @birstbi.

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For more information, contact:

Stacey Burbach
Birst, Inc.