2013 is speeding away to give a green light for a promising 2014. Year change is the most magic time when we cross the line under all we managed to do in the past year and optimistically look ahead. As a tradition, in early December SAP University Alliances CIS invited our friends and partners to the last party in Y2013 to celebrate achievements, shake hands, say thank yous and, for sure, give a food to think about new ways of teamwork with SAP.
This time SAP University Alliances CIS so-called «Info-day» was kindly hosted by Higher School of Economics, Nizhny Novgorod branch. Despite of all the work pressure that chases university staff before exam time 27 professors from 15 universities took a chance to meet once again under SAP University Alliances flags. And it was worth… The program covered the whole range of topics starting from university strategic development including educational offers and trends and ending up with the latest SAP products.
The special guest Prof.Dr. Joerg Becker, vice-rector, University of Munster (Germany), talked on the emerging trends in information systems and business process management. The General Manager of SAP Labs CIS Dmitrij Armjakov presented new business tendencies from SAP standpoint and described how universities could co-innovate with SAP developer department. SAP specialists alongside with partners explained what benefits SAP solution “Campus management” aimed to manage the operations specifically at the large modern universities may bring and how SAP BusinessOne will gloriously win SME sector. The special attention was paid to the localized educational course GBI (SAP BusinessSuite) which is #1 for SAP University Alliances CIS universities with hosting. The full day program was finalized by Yuri Kupriyanov, SAP University Alliances CIS manager, who shared results 2013 and expectations from 2014.
We express our gratitude to all universities and their representatives who spent 2013 with SAP University Alliances CIS and are impatient to greet fresh members and welcome new friends in 2014.
Merry X-mas and Happy New Year!
SAP University Alliances CIS