This year at SAP Insider HANA, you will get a phenomenal opportunity to get up to speed on the latest SAP HANA product capabilities and hear from lots of SAP experts, partners and SAP HANA customers.
As a bonus, you will get the chance to win cool SAP HANA swag by attending select sessions, visit our booth, or participate in our social giveaway!
SAP Insider HANA 2017 Conference
Feb 27 – Mar 1, Orlando FL
Here are my some of my favorite sessions that can help you get started on a successful SAP HANA journey!
- Feb 26: Learn How to Build Analytical Applications on SAP HANA For Free with the Express Edition (1PM – 4PM)
- Feb 27: SAP HANA Road Map and Vision: What’s New and What’s Next (11AM – 12PM)
- Feb 27: SAP HANA Deployment, Administration, and Optimization (2:15PM – 2:45PM)
- Feb 27: Innovate with SAP HANA Using Advanced Analytical Processing Capabilities (4:15PM – 5:15PM)
- Feb 28: Configuration and deployment considerations for cost-optimizing SAP HANA Infrastructure (8:30AM – 9:30AM)
For more information on all the sessions and details, please visit here.
Visit Us at our Booth!
Make sure you don’t leave SAP Insider without stopping by booth 310 on the show floor between the sessions to chat with our experts, take a dive deep into key capabilities of SAP HANA and learn more about the next-generation application development on SAP HANA. Take advantage of one-on-one time with top SAP consultants, who can answer your specific questions and provide detailed, experience-based guidance, at the SAP Solution Center.
WIN SAP HANA #SWAG!
How to win:
1. Attend the specific sessions mentioned above or
2. Participate in our social giveaway on Twitter (@SAPInMemory):
- Follow @SAPInMemory on Twitter
- Retweet the official contest tweet
- Must be at SAP Insider in Orlando
Each day from Feb 27 to Mar 1, we will be giving away 2 “The In-Memory Revolution” books and 1 limited edition SAP HANA hoodie!
Everyone who participates is assigned a number for each entry. At 3:00 PM each day (Feb 27, Feb 28, Mar 1), we will use http://www.random.org/sequences/ to determine the winners. @SAPInMemory will direct message the winners on Twitter to let them know they won – so make sure you’re following this handle. The winner must be able to pick up the prize at SAP Insider in Orlando, otherwise a new winner will be chosen.
Participation Subject to the Official Rules
The SAP HANA Social Media Photo Tweet Drawing
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
(1) SPONSOR: SAP America, Inc., 3999 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073, is solely responsible for all aspects of the SAP HANA Social Media Photo Tweet Drawing.
(2) ELIGIBILITY: SAP HANA Social Media Photo Tweet Drawing (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to individuals who are 18 years old or older at time of entry and legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia (the “Territory”). Employees of SAP or any of its affiliated companies (such as but not limited to SAP AG, SAP America, Inc., SAP Labs, Inc., and SAP Global Marketing, Inc.), and family members of any of the above (parent, children, siblings, regardless of where they reside) or those living in the same households of such employees (whether or not related) and any person in any way affiliated with or related to government entities, government officials or any other person or entity in the public sector are ineligible. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.
(3) ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 0:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on February 27, 2017 and ends at 3:00 PM ET on March 1, 2017 (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”).
(4) HOW TO PLAY & ENTER:
To enter, follow the three (3) steps listed below:
- Sign into your Twitter account (“Account”) or, if you are not a member, become a member of Twitter.com for free and sign into your Account.
- Follow the twitter account @SAPInMemory
- Retweet the official giveaway tweet with photo at SAP HANA Insider in Orlando, FL
Each follow and the photo tweet sent that meet the above criteria receives one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the Sweepstakes.
Each tweet must be 140 (or fewer) characters. You must follow the Twitter Rules and any other content standards or requirements posted by Twitter. If your Twitter account is set to “protected mode,” your updates/responses will not be visible to Sponsor and, therefore, will not be received by Sponsor, resulting in your failure to participate in the Sweepstakes. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider may apply. If you opt to receive Sponsor’s tweets via your wireless mobile device (which may only be available via participating wireless carriers), standard text messaging rates, airtime, and carrier charges may apply for each text message sent and/or received from your handset according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. It is your sole responsibility to notify the Sponsor, in writing, if you change your Account. The Sponsor’s twitter account and related computer systems will be the time keeping device for the purposes of this Sweepstakes.
By participating, you: (a) irrevocably grant Sponsor, its agents, licensees, and assigns the unconditional and perpetual (non-exclusive) right and permission to copyright, reproduce, encode, store, copy, transmit, publish, post, broadcast, display, publicly perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works of, exhibit, and otherwise use your photos as-is or as-edited (with or without using your name) in any media throughout the world for any purpose, without limitation, and without additional review, compensation, or approval from you or any other party; (b) forever waive any rights of copyrights, trademark rights, privacy rights, and any other legal or moral rights that may preclude Sponsor’s use of your photo, or require any further permission for Sponsor to use the photo; and (c) agree not to instigate, support, maintain, or authorize any action, claim, or lawsuit against Sponsor on the grounds that any use of the photo, or any derivative works, infringes any of your rights as creator of the photo, including, without limitation, copyrights, trademark rights, and moral rights. Your Entry may not be acknowledged and will not be received or held “in confidence”, and your submission does not create a confidential relationship or obligation of secrecy between you and the Sponsor or of its respective parent company, affiliates or subsidiaries.
Your photo must not: (a) violate any third party rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights, trademark rights, or rights of privacy and publicity; (b) depict any risky or offensive behavior or contain images that are obscene, defamatory, profane, offensive, lewd, pornographic, false, misleading, deceptive, or otherwise inconsistent with Twitter’s editorial standards; (c) prominently feature any trademarks or logos; or (d) have been entered in any other contest or have been published or distributed in any other media. Sponsor reserves the right to reject any photo for any reason. By submitting a photo, you represent and warrant that: (a) the photo is an original work created solely by you; (b) you own all rights to the photo; and (c) the Entry complies with all requirements of these Official Rules.
(5) WINNER SELECTION & ODDS: All Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period to qualify for the random drawings. Each day from February 27, 2017 – March 1, 2017, on or about 3:00 PM, the potential winner will be selected from all eligible Entries received in a random drawing conducted by an SAP representative whose determinations are final and binding. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. Winners from previous day(s) cannot win again.
(6) PRIZES & CORRESPONDING APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Nine (9) prizes will be awarded in total during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. Two (2) books worth $70 USD each and one (1) SAP HANA Hoodie worth $60 USD will be awarded each day to three (3) winners during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. Prize is not redeemable for cash or transferable; prize may not be sold or transferred for commercial use. No substitution allowed except that Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute a prize with another of equal or greater value. All taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner. Each prize is non-transferable, non-returnable and not redeemable for cash. No prize substitutions are permitted. Winners may be required to furnish his/her social security number for the sole purpose of preparation of any tax forms as required by law. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission for Sponsor to use each winner’s name, prize won, hometown, likeness, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.
(7) LIMITATIONS: In event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an Entry, the Entry will be deemed to be submitted by the natural person who is the “authorized account holder” assigned to the Account by Twitter. Entries by any method other than set forth above in Section 4 are void. Use of any automated system to enter as determined by Sponsor in its sole judgment is prohibited and will result in disqualification at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor and any of its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents or representatives (individually and collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for Entries from persons residing, or physically located, outside the Territory, or Entries that are altered, delayed, deleted, forged, fraudulent, illegible, improperly accessed, inaccurate, interrupted, lost, misdirected, tampered with, unauthorized, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections; technical failures of any sort; unauthorized human intervention; traffic congestion; or other errors of any kind, whether due to electronic, human, mechanical, printing, production or technical errors or other causes; even if caused by the negligence of any of the Releases.
(8) WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential winners will be notified on Twitter by Direct Message to the potential winners’ Accounts on or about 3 PM on February 27, 2017, February 28, 2017, March 1, 2017. The Sponsor is not responsible for changes to a potential winner’s Twitter Direct Message function that may interfere with winner notification. To claim prize, each potential winner will be required to provide his or her email address. At the sole discretion of the Sponsor, disqualification, forfeiture and the selection of an alternate winner may result from any of the following:  potential winner’s failure to respond to notification within one (1) hour after its transmission;  the failure of notification due to deactivation of the potential winner’s Account prior to receipt of notification;  potential winner’s failure to become a follower of @SAPInMemory, resulting in the potential winner’s failure to receive a Direct Message from Sponsor ;  potential winner’s Account “protected mode” is set so that the potential winner’s updates/responses may not be visible to Sponsor;  potential winner’s failure to provide Sponsor with satisfactory proof of age, identity and residency;  potential winner’s failure to validly claim the prizes by deadline date, and  any other non-compliance with these Official Rules. In the event of a prize is forfeited, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, award or not award the forfeited prize to an alternate winner.
(9) CONDITIONS : By entering this Sweepstakes and/or accepting any prize you may win, you agree, represent and warrant that:  you will be bound by the Official Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions, which shall be final in all respects;  you will comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations in connection with your participation in the Sweepstakes without limiting your obligations under the prior section , immediately above, you will comply with the Federal Trade Commissions “.com Disclosures” guidelines, addressing the requirements for disclosure of endorsements, sponsorships and other payments from online endorsers, including bloggers, in connection with any such activities or communications related to Sponsor and these Sweepstakes;  Entries become solely the Sponsor’s property and will not be acknowledged or returned;  you release and hold harmless the Releasees from any and all liability for claims, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including without limitation, death and bodily injury, resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the awarding, delivery, acceptance, use, misuse, possession, loss or misdirection of any prize; participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity or travel or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Sweepstakes information;  the Releasees do not make any representation, warranty or guarantee, express or implied, relating to the Sweepstakes or the prize;  winner’s acceptance of prize constitutes the grant to Sponsor and assigns of an unconditional right to use winner’s name, address (city and state only), voice, likeness, photograph, biographical and prize information, statements about the promotion and/or live and taped performances of interviews for any programming, publicity, advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law;  in the event viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, Acts of God, acts or regulations of any governmental or supra-national authority, war, national emergency, accident, fire, riot, strikes, lock-outs, industrial disputes, acts of terrorism or other matters beyond the Sponsor’s reasonable control, corrupt, prevent or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes, so that it cannot be conducted as originally planned, Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes; and in such event, to select winner(s) by such method as Sponsor in its sole discretion shall consider equitable;  the Releasees are not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to: errors in the advertising, Official Rules, selection and announcement of the winner and prize distribution;  the Releasees are not responsible for any inability of a winner to accept or use the prize (or any portion thereof) for any reason;  Sponsor has the right to modify prize award procedures at its sole discretion;  the Releasees are not responsible for changes to any Twitter function that may interfere with Sweepstakes or your ability to timely enter;  Releasees are not responsible for any failure of delivery of winner notification; and  you agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
(10) WINNER’S LIST: For the name of the winner (after March 2, 2017), send an email with “SAP HANA Social Media Photo Tweet Drawing” on the subject line to: firstname.lastname@example.org.