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Paul Snijders, CEO, Semansys Technologies BV to Speak at KC’s XBRL in the Cloud Live Webcast

New York, NY, June 28, 2012 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Paul Snijders, CEO, Semansys Technologies BV will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “XBRL in the Cloud.” This event is scheduled for September 7, 2012 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

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About Paul Snijders

Paul was amongst the first members of XBRL is co-founder and vice chair of the Dutch jurisdiction of XBRL International and one of the driving forces behind the global adoption of XBRL. Paul has a background in finance and accounting and is involved in pragmatic implementations of digital reporting on a daily basis. As member of the International Specification Workgroup, chairman of the section Technology of XBRL The Netherlands, member of the Implementation Group of XBRL-UK, the Tools Section of XBRL-Germany, Corep/Finrep, XBRL-GL and the CRAS workgroup, Paul has gained recognition as an expert in definition and deployment of the standard. Paul was founding board member and director of the EU funded 'XBRL in Europe' consortium. He acts as strategic advisor in the assurance working group, Big four accounting firms, regulator implementations and for global software companies.

Paul was the initiator of the first XBRL projects in the Europe and involved in the Netherlands Taxonomy Project for nationwide implementation of XBRL for all Dutch enterprises.

About Semansys Technologies BV

Semansys Technologies is a leading vendor of software solutions for financial reporting and business monitoring based on semantics and XBRL. The company offers a uniquely comprehensive solution set that increases speed, quality and transparency in the exchange of information throughout ‘the financial supply chain’. The software helps regulators reduce risks and administrative burden. For prepareers of XBRL based business reports, Semansys provide easy to use and efficient reporting solutions.

Semansys is the global main XBRL technology provider for the software industry. The XBRL technology from the company is used by companies around the world including; Microsoft, IBM-Cognos, Unit4 Business Software, UNIT4, UNIT4 Consist, FRSGlobal, Prophix, Infine, Pro Management, Accept, Cash, Muis, and many others using our desktop XBRL OEM components, desktop solution and or the xbrlOne SaaS platform.

The use of open standards allows users of this software to deploy innovative real time business monitoring techniques such as daily balance sheets and continuous auditing. Semansys is closely involved in the development and global adoption of XBRL and realized the world’s first implementation of this standard. Semansys is based in The Netherlands. For more info, please visit:

Event Synopsis:

The integration of cloud computing and XBRL adoption has opened a new window for financial reporting. Companies must know how to take advantage of the benefits of taking XBRL into the cloud and how to keep the potential disadvantages at bay.

This live webcast will help CPAs, compliance professionals, chartered accountants, software vendors and finance executives master the important processes of XBRL in the cloud. Our panel of distinguished panel from the government and the private sector will discuss the latest developments and challenges in XBRL software. In addition, they will also offer valuable information for XBRL best practices and management. A Q&A session is also included in this event.

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