Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda Day 1 (April 18, 2018)

08:00
Registration and Welcome Refreshments
 
 
09:00
Welcome and Opening Remarks (Auditorium1)

Henry Bailey, SAP
Benjamin Beberness, SAP

 
 
09:15
Joint Industry Address from Accenture (Auditorium1)

José Gonçalves, Accenture

 
 
09:20
Joint Customer Keynote: Business Transformation at Galp in a 3D Transition (Auditorium1)

Carlos Costa Pina, Galp

 
09:50
Joint Customer Keynote: Drive the Transformation - How Digital Supports the Energy Industry (Auditorium1)

Stephan Parthier, Uniper

 
10:20
Joint Industry Keynote: Shelter in the Storm - Cybersecurity in Modern Energy and Utilities (Auditorium1)

Patrick Miller, Cyber Security Expert

 
10:50
Morning Refreshment Break, SAP and Partner Demos, Microforums and Browse Shared Exhibition (Exhibition Hall)
 
 
11:45
Welcome from the Utilities Industry Chairman (Auditorium1)

James McClelland, SAP

 
 
12:00
Utilities Customer Keynote: Utilities Customer Keynote: How Centrica Is Enabling Business Transformation (Auditorium1)

Phil Crannage, Centrica

 
12:30
Utilities SAP Keynote: Mapping the Journey to the Digital Utilities Company (Auditorium1)

Henry Bailey, SAP

 
13:00
Utilities Keynote Address from Choice: What Nontechnical Losses Mean and the Challenges They Pose (Auditorium1)

Denis Maia, Choice Technologies

 
13:10
Lunch Break, SAP and Partner Demos, Microforums and Browse Shared Exhibition (Exhibition Hall)
 
 
Customer Engagement (Auditorium 2)
Digital Asset Management (Auditorium 3)
Transformation Journeys (Theatre 1 Exhibition Hall)
Energy Innovation (Theatre 2 Exhibition Hall)
 
14:45
Key Ingredients to Establishing a Successful Cloud Migration Programme for the SAP HANA Platform

Michael Nichols, Mercury

SA Power Networks – Responding to the Energy Transition Through Mobility, Digital and Agile

Chris Ford, SA Power Networks

JUMP: Digital Transformation Project Review and Lessons Learned

Cristóvão Mateus, EDP

SAP Predictive Engineering Insights as Foundation of Business Collaboration from Asset Design to Service Delivery

Dr Simone Turrin, SAP

 
15:15
Mastering Innovation in Customer Experience

Martin de Weerdt, Accenture
Stefan Wolf, SAP

Integrating ArcGIS into the SAP GUI Interface at a Leading German Multi- Utilities Company

Alain Maus, SAP
Florian Brandi-Dohrn, AED-SICAD

Innovation Through Automation: Transforming Operations at Ketraco

Mumbua Giati and David Kariuki, Kenya Electricity Transmission Co. Ltd.

Building the Industry Innovation Ecosystem with Partners

Frank Ruland, SAP

 
15:45
Afternoon Refreshments Break, SAP and Partner Demos, Microforums and Browse Shared Exhibition (Exhibition Hall)
 
 
Customer Engagement (Auditorium 2)
Digital Asset Management (Auditorium 3)
IoT (Theatre 1 Exhibition Hall)
Energy Innovation (Theatre 2 Exhibition Hall)
 
16:30
Digitalizing Connection Requests to the Grid

Noel Gallagher, Jemena

Enerya's Digital Journey with SAP Workforce Management

Muhammed Kagan Demir, Enerya

Setting the Outlines of Your IoT Platform: Be in Control

Inge Opreel, FARYS

New Ways of Handling Energy Data Through SAP Cloud for Energy

Holger Schweinfurth, SAP

 
17:00
First Implementation of SAP Multichannel Foundation for Utilities and Public Sector Software in the Turkish Energy Market

A.Cagatay Ibisoglu, EWE Turkey Holding

Achieve Asset Master Data Quality in Aging Facilities Using Utopia’s Asset Master Data Library in SAP Asset Intelligence Network

Michael Jordan, Utopia
Chris Pfendner, SAP

Automation of SAP Software–Based Utilities Processes with Robotics

Stefan Lysenko, E.ON Business Services GmbH

SAP Leonardo Blockchain Capabilities - Innovation Accelerator for Energy

Raik Kulinna and Benjamin Stoeckhert, SAP

 
17:30
Streamline Data Collection and Avoid Customer Complaints During Smart Meter Roll Out with Mobile OCR

Immanuel Neureiter, Anyline
Chris Pfendner, SAP

Loudoun Water Mobilizes SAP Geographical Enablement Framework for Improved Field Operations

Craig Lees, Loudoun Water

Analytics in Adversity - CenterPoint Energy's Response to Hurricane Harvey

Gary Hayes, CenterPoint Energy


 
18:00
Close of Day One
 
 
18:30
Departure for Evening Event