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Explore the User Experience Services at SAPPHIRE NOW and the ASUG Annual Conference 2017


SAPPHIRE NOW and the ASUG Annual Conference are coming up fast! From May 15th – 18th, 2017 Orlando, Florida will be the place to be. While the User Experience area will hold a wide variety of exciting sessions, here are a few recommendations to give you a small taste.


In addition to the topics SAP Fiori Cloud, SAP Cloud Platform, and SAP CoPilot, one other hot topic this year will be the User Experience Services offered in the Cloud. For a great general overview of the UX offering, don’t miss the following lecture session and demo.

UX8040: SAP Enabling Customers’ UX strategy – a real User Experience Platform

     03/18/2017 03:30 p.m. – 04:30 p.m., S320D (South Concourse, Level 3)

DP44064: Simplify the User Experience and Raise Productivity with the Right Tools

     03/18/2017 3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m., Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP532


Following the four user experience lifecycle areas: discover, design, develop, and deploy, the User Experience sessions will allow you to gain an inside view into each of those elements. For example you can:

Discover and design with SAP’s Build tool:

UX7504: BUILD roadmap – from prototyping to productive App

     03/16/2017 02:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m., S320D (South Concourse, Level 3)


Take a dive into SAP Fiori app development:

DP43947: Develop Full-Stack Applications Faster and Easier SAP HANA to SAP Fiori: Full Stack Development with SAP Web IDE

     03/18/2017 11:00 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP533


Learn about the ease of deployment and SAP’s mobile services:

UX6945: SAP Fiori launchpad: your single point of entry on premise and in the cloud

     03/16/2017 02:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m., S320D (South Concourse, Level 3)

DP43559: Harmonize and Improve the User Experience

     03/18/2017 3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m., Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP533

UX6773: Renewing your SAP UX – becomes simple with SAP Fiori Cloud

     03/17/2017 02:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m., S320D (South Concourse, Level 3)

BITI7911: Going Mobile with SAP – Overview and Roadmap

     03/16/2017 12:30 p.m. – 01:30 p.m., S310F (South Concourse, Level 3)


Also, be sure to check out the latest and greatest from the mobile area with the mobile application, SAP Content to Go:

DP43557: Make Your Business Data Mobile So People Can Work on the Go

     03/18/2017 3:00 p.m. – 3:20 p.m., Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP533



Alongside all of the educational lectures and demos, ASUG and SAP work in great collaboration to also provide ways for you to influence SAP products. The ASUG Annual Conference and SAPPHIRE NOW are excellent opportunities to share your experiences and influence the future product development at SAP. For example, via the following three influencing sessions:

UX6821: UI Adaptation of SAP Fiori Apps – How Do You Do It?

     03/18/2017 12:30 p.m. – 01:30 p.m., ASUG HUB – Influence A (Show Floor)

UX7161: UX evolution of Fiori 2.0

     03/17/2017 03:30 p.m. – 04:30 p.m., ASUG HUB – Influence A (Show Floor) 

UX9252: Redefining the FIORI End-to-end Lifecycle in the Cloud and S/4H On-Premise

     03/16/2017 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., ASUG HUB – Influence B (Show Floor)  


One other way you can share your voice and provide influence is at the Usability Test Center. The Usability Test Center allows you to test new and exciting software and provide immediate feedback to the product owners. For example:

UI Adaptation @ Runtime for S/4 HANA UI5/Fiori Applications

You can find more information regarding usability testing and registration here.


These conferences are a fantastic way to expand and grow your network. Mix and mingle with the ASUG User Experience Influence Council and Special Interest Group at the:

UX9248: UX Community Meetup

     03/16/2017 11:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m., ASUG HUB – Education Theater (Show Floor) 


As always, SAP experts are excited to meet YOU! Don’t miss out on your chance to talk and discuss with the bright minds of User Experience, Design, and Innovation around the topics SAP Fiori, User Experience, SAP CoPilot, SAP Content to Go, and many, many more. The best place to meet them will be at the Data, Analytics & Cloud Platform Campus at the PODs “Digital User Experience” and “Design-Led Innovation”.


As mentioned, this is only a small glimpse into the User Experience sessions being offered this year. View the pre-filtered session catalog for a full list of UX topics.


Recommended reading:

SAP Portal at SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference 2017

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UX Sessions at SAPPHIRE NOW 2017 and ASUG Annual Conference

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