Agenda

Agenda

Join us at the SAP Forum UK & Ireland, whether you're looking to experience the future of business or enable it with technology innovation.

You can build your own agenda from a variety of high-value sessions, where you'll learn how the latest technologies, solutions and services can help your business run like never before.

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Agenda

Day 1: Wednesday 3rd
08:00

Registration & Exhibition/Experience Zone opens

09:30

Welcome

Tim Noble, Senior Vice President, SAP UKI and The Netherlands

09:40

Keynote: Experience the Future of Business

Rob Enslin, President of Sales and a Member of the SAP Global Managing Board, SAP

10:10

Customer Panel

Stuart Birrell, CIO, McLaren Group

Maureen Allison, Head of IT, Halewood International

Rob Enslin, President of Sales and a Member of the SAP Global Managing Board, SAP

Moderated by: David Rowan, Editor, Wired Magazine

10:40

Keynote: Technology Enabled Business Transformation

John Kerr, Managing Director - Global Consulting, Deloitte

11:00 Coffee Break & Exhibition/Experience Zone - Select below to view full details
Industry: Industry Microforums
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2
11:05 - 11:35

Use Social Media to Grow Business in Retail and Consumer Products

Consumer Products, Retail Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Optimise your Financials in the Cloud

Professional Services Industry Microforum 2
Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Demo Pods Customer Experience
11:15 - 11:30

Strategies and Innovations to Control Travel Spend with SAP Cloud Solutions

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Predictive Customer Engagement Management with SAP HANA

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
11:40 - 12:50 Breakout Sessions: 15 Parallel Tracks
Select below to view full session details. You will be able to move between tracks as you wish.
Line of Business: Customer, Finance, HR, Procurement, Supply Chain
Customer Facing Strategies Finance HR Procurement Supply Chain, Operations & Logistics
11:40 - 12:10

Introduction and Customer Visionaries Panel

Customer Track Session details...

Finance Transformation through effective Business Partnering

Finance Track Session details...

Welcome and Update on SAP's HCM Strategy and Roadmap

HR Track Session details...

The Dividends of Collaboration between Finance and Procurement

Procurement Track Session details...

Integrated Business Planning with Next Generation Sales and Operational Planning on SAP HANA

Supply Chain Track Session details...
12:20 - 12:50

Provide a Real-Time Customer Experience for Today's Modern Consumers

Customer Track Session details...

Do you have Controls Around Your Financial Shared Services?

Finance Track Session details...

Innovation and HR Transformation at Plan International

HR Track Session details...

Unlock More Value in Your Supply Chain Through Collaborative Sourcing

Procurement Track Session details...

Order to Warehouse to Transportation: End-to-end Logistics and Supply Chain Execution Excellence

Supply Chain Track Session details...
IT: Real-time Data Platform, Information Management, Analytics, Mobile
Real-time Data Platform Information Management Analytics Mobile
11:40 - 12:10

SAP Runs SAP

Real-time Data Platform, Information Management & Analytics Track Session details...

Making Business Sense of Enterprise Mobility

Mobile Track Session details...
12:20 - 12:50

Turn Data into Information You Can Act On with a Real-Time Data Platform

Real-time Data Platform & Information Management Track Session details...

Transform your Business with Analytical Innovations

Analytics Track Session details...

Mobilising the enterprise: a real world perspective

Mobile Track Session details...
Industry & Growth Business: Industry Microforums, Growth Business
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2 Growth Business
11:40 - 12:10

The Future of Financial Services in a Digital Age

Financial Services Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Deliver a Better Shopping Experience

Retail Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

Progressive SMBs: How to Ensure You Drive Business Growth

Growth Business Track Session details...
12:20 - 12:50

Real-time Decision-making in a Dynamic World

Financial Services Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Matching Customer Demand to Product Supply in Real-time

Retail Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

Is faster growth a key business objective?

Growth Business Track Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Design Thinking Workshop, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Design Thinking Demo Pods Customer Experience
11:40 - 12:10

Solving Business Challenges using Business & Design Thinking to Create Value

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Customer Value Intelligence

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

No session

Design Thinking

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
12:20 - 12:50

Managing Fraud in Finance

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Integrating Analytics into Your Applications

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Think! Apply Design Thinking in an interactive, collaborative & experiential way to generate an improved experience.

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
12:50 Lunch & Exhibition/Experience Zone
Industry: Industry Microforums
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2
13:00 - 13:30

Case in Point: Managing Trade Promotions with Premier Foods

Consumer Products Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Addressing the Public Sector challenge of delivering better value through improved decision making... but without increasing resources

Public Sector, Healthcare Industry Microforum 2
Session details...
13:40 - 14:10

Innovations in Commercial Project Management

Engineering, Construction & Operations, Service Industries Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

The Consumer Driven Enterprise

Consumer Products Industry Microforum 2
Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Design Thinking Workshop, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Design Thinking Demo Pods Customer Experience
13:20 - 13:35

Get Straight to Business with SAP on Vblock

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

SAP sans SAPGUI

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Defining user requirements using Design Thinking

(13:20 - 13:45)

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
13:40 - 13:55

What can Fujitsu do for you?

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Wipro Safe Passage to Business Suite powered by SAP HANA

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

No session

Design Thinking

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
14:00 - 14:15

SAP Business ByDesign - Getting the Most From a 2-Tier ERP Strategy

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Fast and fresh: Improved supply chain forecasting and visibility

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

No session

Design Thinking

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
14:20 - 15:30 Breakout Sessions: 15 Parallel Tracks
Select below to view full session details. You will be able to move between tracks as you wish.
Line of Business: Customer, Finance, HR, Procurement, Supply Chain
Customer Facing Strategies Finance HR Procurement Supply Chain, Operations & Logistics
14:20 - 14:50

Connecting your customer's interactions - Delivering operational efficiency and innovation with SAP and Hybris

Customer Track Session details...

Managing Fraud in Finance

Finance Track Session details...

How improved, real-time HR and Payroll reporting contributes to the success of HR strategy at Veolia Environmental Services

HR Track Session details...

Realising the Full Potential of your SAP Procurement Systems

Procurement Track Session details...

Create a More Efficient, Highly Automated Distribution Process: Coop Sweden

Supply Chain Track Session details...
15:00 - 15:30

Identifying Insight-Driven Collaborative Sales Strategies When Time is of the Essence

Customer Track Session details...

Business Networks and the Finance Profit Centre

Finance Track Session details...

Developing Your HR Business Case

HR Track Session details...

Integrated Source to Pay on a Global Scale

Procurement Track Session details...

Digital Disruption in the Supply Chain

Supply Chain Track Session details...
IT: Real-time Data Platform, Information Management, Analytics, Mobile
Real-time Data Platform Information Management Analytics Mobile
14:20 - 14:50

SAP Business Suite Powered by SAP HANA

Real-time Data Platform Track Session details...

Data Design - The X Factor to Optimise your SAP Investment

Information Management Track Session details...

Seize Every Opportunity and Get Ahead of the Crowd with Advanced Analytics

Analytics Track Session details...

Improving Productivity and Asset Optimisation with Enterprise Mobility

Mobile Track Session details...
15:00 - 15:30

Accelerate your path to real-time business with SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

Real-time Data Platform Track Session details...

Deliver Trusted Data and Deeper Insights

Information Management Track Session details...

BAT Customer case study - Beyond BEx: Implementing SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.0 for BW

Analytics Track Session details...

Building a Winning Mobile Strategy

Mobile Track Session details...
Industry & Growth Business: Industry Microforums, Growth Business
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2 Growth Business
14:20 - 14:50

Case in Point: Managing the Web Experience with Brakes

Consumer Products Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Boosting your Sales Force Efficiency in Energy & Natural Resources Industry

Energy & Natural Resources Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

SAP HANA First Steps - Find out how ambitious companies are using SAP HANA to gain competitive advantage

Growth Business Track Session details...
15:00 - 15:30

B&Q: Managing Change with SAP Forecasting & Replenishment

Retail Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Being social - having a 360 view of your customer

Financial Services Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

Why SAP Business ByDesign

Growth Business Track Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Design Thinking Workshop, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Design Thinking Demo Pods Customer Experience
14:20 - 14:50

No session

Live Theatre 1

The New SAP User Experience Strategy

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Do! Experience a highly interactive Idea Generation session to bring disruptive technology to difficult business challenges

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
15:00 - 15:30

Mobile Service Manager and Work Manager

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Cradle-to-Grave Data Management

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Think! Apply Design Thinking in an interactive, collaborative & experiential way to generate an improved experience

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
15:30 Coffee Break & Exhibition/Experience Zone - Select below to view full details
Industry: Industry Microforums
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2
15:35 - 16:05

Identifying low-hanging opportunities in Professional Services

Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Mobile Technologies - Enabling the Right Offering to the Right Customer at the Right Time

Financial Services Industry Microforum 2
Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Design Thinking Workshop, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Design Thinking Demo Pods Customer Experience
15:45 - 16:00

SAP Innovations delivered in an innovative way

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

SAP Billing and Revenue Innovation Management delivered as-a-service

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Defining user requirements using Design Thinking

(15:35 - 16:00)

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
16:10 - 17:20 Breakout Sessions: 15 Parallel Tracks
Select below to view full session details. You will be able to move between tracks as you wish.
Line of Business: Customer, Finance, HR, Procurement, Supply Chain
Customer Facing Strategies Finance HR Procurement Supply Chain, Operations & Logistics
16:10 - 16:40

Empowering Marketing's Laser Focus on Stunning Your Customer and Your CEO

Customer Track Session details...

Recommendations to Achieve Best-in-Class, Integrated Business Planning with SAP

Finance Track Session details...

Why do organisations consider HCM in a Hybrid Model?

HR Track Session details...

Identify and Prioritise Savings Opportunities While Improving Data Quality

Procurement Track Session details...

Supply Chain Transparency & Traceability - Protecting your Brand

Supply Chain Track Session details...
16:50 - 17:20

Mastering the Multi Channel Service Requirements of the Modern Customer

Customer Track Session details...

Lessons in Enhancing Your Cash Forecasting & Analysis

Finance Track Session details...

The Leaders We Deserve?

HR Track Session details...

Joint Ariba/SAP Roadmap

Procurement Track Session details...

A New Approach to Operational Inventory Planning

Supply Chain Track Session details...
IT: Real-time Data Platform, Information Management, Analytics, Mobile
Real-time Data Platform Information Management Analytics Mobile
16:10 - 16:40

The Road to SAP HANA: A Customer Journey

Real-time Data Platform Track Session details...

Find Ways to Exceed Your Business Objectives with the Right Cloud Strategy

Information Management Track Session details...

Innovations in Business Intelligence

Analytics Track Session details...

BP and Keytree laying solid foundations for mobile on an enterprise scale

Mobile Track Session details...
16:50 - 17:20

Getting Started with SAP HANA: Quick Wins

Real-time Data Platform Track Session details...

How customers are using SAP HANA with Big Data to change the way they do business

Information Management Track Session details...

How to build your Crystal Ball

Analytics Track Session details...

Develop Enterprise Grade Mobile Apps with the SAP Mobile Platform

Mobile Track Session details...
Industry & Growth Business: Industry Microforums, Growth Business
Industry Microforum 1 Industry Microforum 2 Growth Business
16:10 - 16:40

How can I market better with Predictive Analysis?

Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Retail Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Predictive Analytics: Is your business making best use of its assets?

Energy & Natural Resources Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

It's about time - SAP deployment in under 8 weeks with rapid ROI

Growth Business Track Session details...
16:50 - 17:20

Customer Centricity and Innovation for Financial Services

Financial Services Industry Microforum 1
Session details...

Creating The Perfect Store

Consumer Products Industry Microforum 2
Session details...

Harmonise Operations Between Subsidiaries and Headquarters

Growth Business Track Session details...
Experience Zone: Live Theatres, Design Thinking Workshop, Demo Pods, Customer Experience
Live Theatre 1 Live Theatre 2 Design Thinking Demo Pods Customer Experience
16:10 - 16:50

B2C Engagement and Insight with SAP Mobile Services

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

SAP Mobile Enterprise App showcase: Including the New Mobile Documents and SAP Fiori Apps

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

Do! Experience a highly interactive Idea Generation session to bring disruptive technology to difficult business challenges

Design Thinking Session details...

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
16:50 - 17:20

Meeting Manufacturing web transaction requirements

Live Theatre 1 Session details...

Idea to performance: Unlocking the Power of 3D Visualisation Across the Enterprise

Live Theatre 2 Session details...

No session

Design Thinking

Gain vital hands-on experience at the SAP Test Drive Areas

Demo Pods

Visit our exciting Customer Experience Areas

Customer Experience
17:20

Close

17:20 - 19:00

Networking Drinks Reception