Safe Software to Visit Over 45 Cities During FME World Tour 2014

Events Designed to Introduce FME 2014, Educate Attendees on Best Practices, and Provide an Interactive Environment for Exchanging Ideas — Come along on a grand FME adventure. Join us for an FME User Meeting in a city near you. You’ll get the inside scoop on what’s new in FME 2014, network with peers in your local community, and pick up new tips and best practices

Vancouver, BC, January 16, 2014 – Safe Software, makers of FME®, the leading spatial data transformation technology, today announce that the FME World Tour 2014 will commence March 27, 2014 in Paris, France, and will visit over 45 cities worldwide. This series of events gives users of all skill levels the opportunity to discover all FME has to offer through presentations and interaction with FME experts and fellow users.

Each event will introduce FME technology with a general overview of its capabilities, and then explore more specific subject matter including FME 2014 highlights, customer success stories, best practices, and industry hot topics. The meetings will also provide attendees with access to assistance from FME Certified Professionals, and the opportunity to network with FME users from other organizations.

“This year has brought about a lot of exciting developments in FME’s capabilities,” says Dale Lutz, Co-CEO and Vice President of Development at Safe Software. “The World Tour gives us the opportunity to not only showcase the new features, but to interact with users – both new and experienced – helping them sharpen their skills and use FME to its full potential.”

The tour will pass through 18 cities in North America and an additional 28 locations in Europe, Asia, Australia and South America between the months of March and May. For more information on locations, dates and registration visit

Safe will also be hosting the FME International User Conference 2014 in Vancouver, Canada, July 10 – 13.  For full details visit

The call for presenters for both the FME World Tour and FME International User Conference is open until February 5. Users with FME stories are encouraged to submit an abstract.

About Safe Software and FME
Safe Software is the maker of FME and the pioneering global leader in spatial data transformation technology. FME empowers users to confidently transform spatial data so it can be used and shared – where, when and how it’s needed. Available in seven languages, FME’s unmatched transformation capabilities and support for 325+ spatial and non-spatial formats enables you to quickly overcome data challenges so you can focus on your objectives. Discover why leading vendors and thousands of organizations worldwide rely on FME to quickly overcome barriers to using and sharing data. Visit