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Spigit Webinar: The Next Billion Dollar Idea Is Here

Groundbreaking Webinar Series to Be Hosted by Spigit

PLEASANTON, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/22/10 -- Spigit, the leader in collective idea management software, will host a series of webinars through the fall, with the first kicking off on June 29. The first webinar will tackle how to uncover the next billion dollar idea, a phrase coined by Cisco to describe the company's second annual I-Prize 2010 contest that identifies new business ideas and is powered by Spigit's innovation management platform in combination with Cisco's collaboration tools. It will discuss the steps taken by companies to develop new businesses and imperatives executives need to plan for when embracing innovation. The webinar will conclude with best practices from Cisco.

Spigit Webinar on 6/29: The Next Billion Dollar Idea is Here

Who: Paul Pluschkell, CEO and Co-Founder, Spigit. Following a brief presentation, a question and answer session will be held.

Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Cisco will announce the I-Prize finalists at Cisco Live on the same day as the webinar

Time: 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. PT

RSVP to listen and watch via the Internet:
Please register via the following URL.

Spigit Webinar on 7/13: On the Healthcare Debate... It's Going to Be Outright War

As part of the ongoing webinar series, Spigit will be hosting a webinar in July 13th titled, "On the Healthcare Debate... It's Going to be Outright War" focusing on how healthcare stakeholders including pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, insurance firms and government are using new platforms and processes to uncover the best ideas within their company, collaboratively.

Who: Padmanabh Dabke, CTO & Co-Founder, Spigit Following a brief presentation, a question and answer session will be held.

Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Time: 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. PT

RSVP to listen and watch via the Internet:
Please register via the following URL.

About Spigit
Spigit is the leading provider of collective idea management software, connecting employees, customers and business partners for innovation and insight discovery. Using enterprise-grade social technology, Spigit's software taps into the collective intelligence of an organization and transforms it into actionable, predictive information. By incorporating incentives, idea graduation, idea trading and real-time analytics, Spigit allows companies to harness the social capital within. Our technologies are used by the largest and most innovative companies in the world including: Pfizer, AT&T, Southwest Airlines, Allstate, AAA, and Lloyds TSB. Spigit currently powers innovation projects at numerous Fortune 2000 companies and has been named Best of Software Interop 2008 and is listed on the AlwaysOn Global 250 list, the power list of the top 250 private global technology companies. For more information, visit www.spigit.com.

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