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Kinaxis Helps Companies Plan for the New Normal with Kinaxis Live Events

June 2, 2020

Two virtual conferences to connect a global community and share best practices on how to build resiliency and agility into integrated business and supply chain planning

OTTAWA, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Kinaxis® Inc. (TSX: KXS), the authority in driving agility for fast, confident decision-making in an unpredictable world, is kicking off its first Kinaxis Live (#KinaxisLive) virtual events on June 9 in North America and EMEA and on June 11 in APAC. Driven by the theme of "Planning for the New Normal," Kinaxis Live will focus on the future of the supply chain and how to build resiliency and agility by leveraging AI, human intelligence and concurrent planning.

"Supply chains are facing unprecedented volatility. They are also being presented with an opportunity," said John Sicard, CEO, Kinaxis. "As companies are starting to adapt and transition to the new way of working, it has never been more important to look at your supply chain and take the steps needed to lay the right foundation for the future. When CEOs are asked what they will be doing to prepare for the next disruption, the supply chain will be at the top of the list."

Across the two events, Kinaxis will bring together its global community to hear from Kinaxis thought leaders and supply chain innovators from Merck, Flex, ON Semiconductor, Lippert Components and Konica Minolta as they discuss lessons they've learned from managing through disruption and share insights and strategies on how best to prepare for the new normal in supply chain planning.

Continued Sicard, "It is amazing to see the Kinaxis ecosystem come together in these uncertain times to provide insight into what they have learned and share best practices that will help everyone navigate the future successfully."

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About Kinaxis Inc.
Everyday volatility and uncertainty demand quick action. Kinaxis® delivers the agility to make fast, confident decisions across integrated business planning and the digital supply chain. People can plan better, live better and change the world. Trusted by innovative brands, we combine human intelligence with AI and concurrent planning to help companies plan for any future, monitor risks and opportunities and respond at the pace of change. Powered by an extensible, cloud-based platform, Kinaxis delivers industry-proven applications so everyone can know sooner, act faster and remove waste. For more Kinaxis news, follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter.

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Certain statements in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements include statements as to Kinaxis' growth opportunities and the potential benefits of, and demand for, Kinaxis' products and services. These statements are subject to certain assumptions, risks and uncertainties, including our view of the relative position of Kinaxis' products and services compared to competitive offerings in the industry. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such statements. Kinaxis' actual results, performance, achievements and developments may differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such statements. Risk factors that may cause the actual results, performance, achievements or developments of Kinaxis to differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such statements can be found in the public documents filed by Kinaxis with Canadian securities regulatory authorities. Kinaxis assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as expressly required by law.

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