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SAP IOT Connected Goods in Sustainability Business Leadership Forum and Awards

Sustainability Business Leadership Forum is an invitation-only Indian industry focused market development platform which equips organizations, CEOs and business stakeholders on the ‘how’ of sustainability through a unique programmatic approach comprising of round the year programs and ‘on-ground industry oriented’ work .

This year’s edition being 6th one had taken place in Taj Palace, New Delhi on 24th November ,witnessed by over 350 CEOs, heads of industries and leading sustainability professionals and proved to be India’s annual flagship event and largest such convening for sustainability thinkers
I am delighted to inform that IOT based SAP Connected Goods, was chosen and ranked amongst the top 5 finishers under the Smart and Resource Efficient Manufacturing category of innovations, at India’s flagship Sustainability Business Leadership Awards 2016 

PVN Pavan Kumar (Global Product Manager, IOT Smart Connected Business, SAP Labs India) & Nikhil Mongha (Sr. Product Manager, IOT Smart Connected Business, SAP Labs Palo Alto) had been represented from SAP side

Event started with a panel discussion on the theme of the summit “Designing Enterprises of the Future “and the conversations focussed on how challenges of energy, water and financing could be turned upside down into opportunities to design organizations of the future. This explored discussions into the newer management tools, analytics and IOT, innovations that are driving sustainability in Indian enterprises

Later in the day witnessed Sustainability innovation showcases and round table discussions covering Smart manufacturing, Internet of Things, Resource Efficient systems, Alternate materials, Circular economy solutions, Innovations in Waste-Water

Instituted by Sustainability Outlook, the event got concluded with the flagship Parivartan Sustainability Leadership Awards is in its 6th edition and is India’s biggest sustainability discovery, showcase and engagement platform.

It was awesome feeling to represent and showcase SAP IOT solution SAP Connected Goods and talk about on how it makes the resources usage more efficient and effective.

Looking forward to be part of next edition!

Here is an Overview of SAP Connected Goods solution

There are millions of mass market devices which deliver consumer goods across outlets worldwide, yet these high volume assets lack actionable insight, often unmonitored or inefficiently managed, resulting in  environmental loss  – with more energy usage thus resulting  in more carbo emissions &  economic loss  – lost sales or revenue opportunities, and ultimately failing to realize customer intimacy potential .
These mass market devices can be coolers, chillers, vending machines, coffee machines  and non retail assets like HVAC, drills, demolition hammers and so on

SAP Connected Goods is designed to maximize the value of your mass market devices, through remote monitoring, management and control, combined with SAP Business Suite integration.  By maximizing the value of your assets, you achieve energy efficient asset utilization also improve the customer experience and your company’s brand, while increasing the revenue of potential retail channels.
Technically SAP Connected Goods built on top of SAP HCP CF platform
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About authorPVN Pavan Kumar  is working as Global Product Manager at SAP Labs India.
Global IoT Evangelist – Follow me on twitter for IoT updates @_pvn_pavan

Disclaimer : The views expressed in this article are those of the author and may not reflect those of SAP.Blogging does not mean endorsement of any kind!


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