Top 10 “Must See” Cloud Sessions at SAPPHIRE NOW 2015
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Learn from SAP customer innovators on how they transformed their business with cloud solution adoption. Hear from SAP Partner experts who will demonstrate and help solve your unique business challenges from HR to Procurement to Sales to Customer Service and everything in between. Below are my top “must see” sessions to help your business run simple.
Tuesday, May 5th
Get Ready for Change with a Real-Time Readiness Assessment: 11:00 – 11:20 am (SID 22267)
Jump-start an upcoming cloud project by tackling risk factors before you begin. See how an interactive, real-time readiness assessment with instant feedback can help. Explore the practical steps you can take to address readiness issues, such as building user adoption, establishing a culture that embraces change, or strengthening executive support.
Transform the Learning Experience with Cloud-Based Solutions: 3:00 – 3:20 pm (SID 25169)
Change the way your employees learn. Find out how Disney reimagined its approach to learning by building new capabilities for employees globally. Learn how Disney delivered highly relevant content specific to its businesses and introduced high-quality, exclusive learning experiences with solutions from SuccessFactors, an SAP company.
Wednesday, May 6th
Realize Fast Results When You Implement a Cloud Solution Without IT Help: 1:00 – 1:45 pm (SID 22281)
This discussion covers how to get up and running quickly and cost-efficiently with integrated business management software. Find out more about the SAP Business ByDesign solution and evaluate the delivery and management options available through SAP partners for this cloud-based solution.
Streamline Document-Intensive Processes with Signature Management Software: 2:30 – 2:50 pm (SID 22287)
Explore why leading organizations are eliminating paper and pen and automating key processes in procurement, human resources, and sales. See how companies can accelerate transactions, increase speed to results, reduce costs, and improve security and compliance with the SAP Signature Management application by DocuSign.
Deliver Superior Customer Service Across All Channels: 4:00 – 04:20 pm (SID 25171)
Discover ways to make your customer service department more successful than ever. Accelerate the adoption of an omnichannel service strategy by using the SAP Cloud for Customer solution and software from hybris, an SAP company. Simplify the customer experience with a self-service portal that integrates knowledge management.
Thursday, May 7th
Empower CFOs with Stronger Control and Clearer Visibility into Procurement: 9:00 – 9:45 am (SID S25170)
This discussion explores the business implications of controlling the purchasing function without restricting it. Discover how to give finance managers strength in negotiations, sourcing, and contracting without weakening costing and process adherence. Meet the CFO’s need for savings and efficiency while increasing visibility into procurement.
Integrate Job Content Data and HCM Processes in a Decentralized World: 1:00 – 1:20 pm (SID 25172)
Discover how leading organizations are unifying job content. See how your organization can efficiently manage data across people and job-related applications, HR and management groups, and HR information systems while complying with legal and regulatory requirements. Find out how SuccessFactors Talent solutions and HRZ®JDMS services can help.
Grow and Run Simpler in a Complex World: 1:00 – 1:45 pm (SID 25311)
This discussion examines decision factors that resulted in a clear business case and ROI for moving core HR solutions to the cloud. Hear why Arizona Chemical Company, with SAP partner EPI-USE Systems Ltd., chose the SuccessFactors Employee Central solution to manage the company’s growing workforce needs and deliver new stakeholder value.
Build a More Effective Procurement Strategy: 2:00 – 2:20 pm (SID 25190)
Optimize procurement in your organization by understanding the value drivers. Learn more about solutions from Ariba, an SAP company, and discover how they can help you transform procurement operations. Gain additional insights from the lessons learned during implementations where Ariba solutions have been deployed and integrated with SAP solutions.
Simplify Contract Management: 4:00 – 4:20 pm (SID 22268)
Eliminate manual processes, reduce validation errors, and streamline activities for managing contracts. Discover how you can free up IT resources by reducing the complexity of building contract files, making contracts searchable, and significantly accelerating transfer times of legacy contracts with the Ariba Contract Management solution.
Be sure to add one or more of these cloud sessions to your agenda via the Agenda Builder tool. If you should have any questions, stop by the Partner and SME Solutions Center. SAP Cloud Partners can help you buy, build, implement, service, and support your unique needs.
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Carolyn Horiel, Cloud Partner Marketing