In September 2011, the Hightech association BITKOM launched a major initiative to promote the topic of “enterprise content management” (ECM). More than 80 companies have already joined this initiative. Now the Management Board, consisting of ten members, of the new area of competence ECM has been elected. Mr. Andreas Nowottka, CEO of EASY SOFTWARE AG, has been appointed CEO of BITKOM. Mr. Jürgen Biffar, CEO of DocuWare AG and Mr. Bernhard Zöller, managing director of Zöller & Partner GmbH, are the vice CEOs.
Mr. Nowottka is the head of the largest area of competence within BITKOM, including 13 specialized working teams covering the topic of ECM. A program including more than sixty events and a series of publications are planned for 2012. At CeBIT 2012 BITKOM will also organize an “ECM Solutions Park” including specialist forum and a special exhibition area called Output Solutions for the first time. EASY SOFTWARE will also showcase its extensive solutions suite in Hall 3 at CeBIT 2012.