| Peat, Bruce Thomas President|
Information Interoperability Challenges: Strategic Approach and Federated Data Management
President of eProcess Solutions, a management and technology consulting firm focused on the development of business processes and information architecture. Bruce is dedicated to demonstrating how to best leverage technology to solve business needs effectively. In 1997, Bruce cofounded the XML/edi Group, who has been instrumental in moving XML from content markup to being a powerful business enabler. His work continued at ebXML, where he assisted in the architecture, registry/repository and messaging teams to realize significant advances in business communication. Today, Bruce again is bringing excitement to industry and government by coauthoring the Business-Centric Methodology, a roadmap for Enterprise agility and interoperability. Bruce lectures to associations, user groups, corporations, and at various conferences, coauthoring "Professional XML; Programmer to Programmer Series" and "Professional ebXML Foundations."