Agenda and Workshops

  • SAP for Logistics

Day One - Tuesday October 10, 2017

08:00
Workshop Registration and Refreshments
09:00
Pre-Conference Workshops

Click here to view a full overview of the pre-conference workshops on offer ahead of the International SAP Conference for Connected Logistics in Cargo. These deep-dive sessions offer a brilliant introduction to SAP’s full portfolio of solutions and provides a strong foundation for the hot topics being discussed during the main conference agenda.

12:30
Networking Lunch and Conference Registration
13:30
Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks
13:40
Opening SAP Keynote: How Artificial Intelligence Will Revolutionize Your Business
  • Artificial Intelligence: how it works and why it’s become so important
  • Today and tomorrow: the impact on your business
  • A vision for a common future: the relationship between humans and machines

Ragunath Ramanathan, SAP

14:20
Analyst Keynote: The Digital Imperative
  • Creating value from data
  • Accelerating business model innovation and streamlining processes
  • Is simpler better? How can a leaner IT system impact future growth?

Speaker to be Announced

15:00
Afternoon Refreshment Break and Browse Shared Exhibition
15:45
SAP Insight: Connecting the Dots for Transportation and Logistics with SAP
  • SAP in 2017 – more than finance
  • Latest perspectives on the industry and strategies
  • Case studies from across the globe

Kevin Schock, SAP

16:30
Customer Case Study: Taking Advantage of Hyperconnectivity Within the Ports Industry
  • Overview: How to best utilise the SAP Cloud Platform
  • Achieving simpler and smarter port connections
  • Consolidating data to gain better visibility across the full port landscape
  • Increasing efficiency across transport companies from truck drivers to terminal operators and shipping liners

Speaker to be Announced

17:15
Customer Case Study: Billing Transformation for Container Terminals
  • Drivers for Change in revenue management at a Container Terminal
  • Enhancing customer service through billing flexibility and transparency
  • Improving efficiency through technology and operational alignment

Michael Yip, Modern Terminals Ltd

18:00
Close of Day One, Followed by Drinks Reception