Agenda and Workshops

  • SAP for Professional Services

Day One - Tuesday October 10, 2017

08:00
Workshop Registration and Morning 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 Professional Services. 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: Professional Services on the Brink of Disruption
  • How are professional services increasing revenue without corresponding growth within employee bases?
  • Reimagining business models and processes
  • Digitalization of expertise, talent, service delivery, and customer engagement

Eric van Rossum, SAP

16:30
Customer Case Study: Implementing SAP S/4HANA to Better Connect the Global Deloitte Organization
  • Providing better visibility to our project economics
  • Co-innovating with SAP to improve pricing and forecasting capabilities
  • Providing financial reporting and analytics across different accounting standards for the firm
  • Generating savings in indirect procurement and providing greater mobility to globally

Paul Bray, Deloitte

17:15
Customer Case Study: From Billing to E-Commerce - The T-Systems Roadmap

Establishing an integrated and versatile order / billing chain
Reducing complexity and spending more time responding to market changes
Project challenge: Cloud process automation start-up mentality
Jürgen Lumb, T-Systems

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