Frequency Asked Questions About Basware Connect

Find answers about the venue, timing, activities, our Genius bar and more! 

A: Connect 2019 is Basware’s annual thought leadership conference where you’ll have an opportunity to network, learn, and meet face-to-face with the Basware team members you work with every day.

April 23-25, 2019. The meeting will kick-off on Tuesday the 23rd with registration in the afternoon and a dinner that evening. Sessions will begin on Wednesday morning and conclude Thursday at 3pm CST.

The meeting is being held in Chicago, Illinois, at The Langham Hotel. 

The 5 star hotel boasts majestic views of the cityscape, the Chicago River, and Lake Michigan, all housed in a skyscraper designed by renowned architect Mies van der Rohe. All guest rooms have the modern conveniences and signature amenities making every room a comforting place to unwind. Enjoy a workout in the state-of-the-art fitness studio or take a dip in the indoor pool.

All sessions, breakfasts and lunches will occur at The Langham and transportation for offsite evening events will originate at the hotel. We encourage all attendees to take advantage of the group rate and stay at The Langham.

You can view the cost and registration information here.  Make sure to reach out to your customer success representative to see if you qualify for any exclusive discounts.

Yes! We have a group room block at The Langham with a rate of $249.00 a night. 

Update: The room block is now closed. Contact Amanda Taylor, Events Manager, at if you need support booking a hotel room for Connect. 



Click here to view the full agenda. 

Attending Connect 2019? Download the Basware Connect App to favorite sessions you would like to attend and build your own personal agenda. 

The app is available in the Apple App and Google Play Stores.

Tuesday evening: Dinner and an Architectural Tour of Chicago on the Odyssey River Cruise.

Wednesday evening: Dinner, Drinks and Dancing at the Shedd Aquarium.

You will gain insight into the latest trends in Finance, Accounts Payable and Procurement, and actionable solutions to current challenges you are facing.

You will be able to meet a variety of Basware executives and team members. You will also have the chance to meet face-to-face with your customer success representative, support reps and other Baswerians you interact with on a regular basis. 

Click here to meet all of Basware Connect 2019 speakers.

Yes, we do! Click here to download the app. 

How to Register: 

  1. Download the app in the Google Play or Apple Store. 
  2. Create a log in using the email address you registered for connect with. 
  3. Log-in and access the Connect 2019 event page
  4. Build your profile 
  5. You're all set! 

For tips on how to use the app, click here


Yes, bring you laptops because the Genius Bar is be back! The Basware Geniuses will be available to meet with you to discuss Basware solutions, active projects or just meet face-to-face and say ‘hi’! Make sure to swing by to ask about tips and tricks and optimize your efforts!

We've made it easy! Download this letter template and then update it with your information and send it along to your boss.

The meals below are included in your registration: 

  • Tuesday: Dinner
  • Wednesday: All meals
  • Thursday: Breakfast & lunch

The dress code for Connect conference sessions will be "smart casual" attire (i.e. no suits but jeans and a blazer are great).

There is no hotel shuttle from the airport, however The Langham can arrange Limousine pick-up for an additional cost. We recommend grabbing a cab or rideshare at the airport. Use the links below for $5 off for first time riders.

When at the Langham, use the following WiFi name and password to get free access to the internet. 

Wireless Network : “Langham_Meeting”

Access Code: “CONNECT2019”

Register Now for Connect 2019

April 23-25, 2019 | Chicago, IL

Join us at Basware Connect, where finance and procurement professionals come together to discuss trends in technology and the impact they will have on our future.

Register Now