UA France has been invited by Tours Business School to introduce the topic logistic, ERP and Big Data. The session took place on the 7th of September in Tours.
During this session, 30 students from Supply Chain option could discover SAP Group and our dedicated solutions. We, then, explained the main issues, challenges our customer have to face on this topic and how SAP Supply Chain solution can address them.
The students could learn :
– the advantages of an ERP system integrated with supply chain.
– the new possibilities offered by HANA and S4HANA logistics : real time, faster calculations for sales planification, material needs to get a more precise available to promise…
The different parts of supply chain were detailed, particularly APO (Advanced Planning and Optimization).
After this part, the students learnt the different options of collaboration between suppliers and customers and all the transformations linked to Big Data. They could watch different videos on the topic “how Big Data will impact logistic” : smart vending machine, airplane maintenance, Hamburg Harbour, Production and warehouse with augmented reality.
We promoted cloud, mobility, and HANA topics to the students, and explained to them the great opportunities generated with these opportunities for their future carrier.
The students were very interested in this presentation and excited to have an interactive session with a professional.