As we gear up for the largest ever SAP Global Partner Summit 2017 with less than 24 hrs to go and over 1000+ Partners are expected to attend this event. We look to deliver an exciting and immersive experience to our partners that is both POWERFUL and MEMORABLE. We want our ISV Partner Community to discover, experience and reimagine how they can help their customers run live in the new digital economy.
Join us to watch our insightful keynote speakers on partner-specific topics, attend any of the 16 breakout sessions on the hottest trends that can increase your bottom line, ways to Build and extend your applications on the SAP Cloud Platform for greater business opportunities and visit our 28 demo stations where SAP experts showcase the latest partner resources and opportunities. Food and beverage, networking and demo stations are open all day. Please plan to arrive in Orlando on Sunday May 14 as the event will start early on May 15.
For our ISV/ OEM Build Partner interested attendees, please check out these sessions at the SAP Partner Summit. Here is the agenda:
Watch these Keynotes on FaceBook Live here:
Partners First. That’s All That Matters.
Time:9:00 a.m. EST.
Hear how SAP and our partners are creating “The Winning Strategy” to capture more opportunity, including the expanding SME market. Join Rodolpho Cardenuto, President, SAP Global Channels & General Business, and SAP leaders, customers, and partners to learn about our growing portfolio of solutions, how you can monetize in the cloud, and how to take advantage of new programs and resources.
Straight Out of Silicon Valley: The SAP You Know, the SAP You Need to Know
12:15 p.m. EST.
Advances in machine learning, for example, transform how we engage with the world around us. SAP is at the forefront of this intelligent enterprise revolution. Join Sam Yen, SAP’s chief design officer and leaders of SAP’s strategic, platform, and technology partner business to learn how to evolve your practice to win in a new digital era.
4:30 p.m. EST
We are all looking for inspiration, for that next great idea, for those added elements to take our business to the next level. Well, look no further.
Hear from two industry titans: SAP CEO Bill McDermott and noted entrepreneur, CEO, business builder, motivational speaker, and author Daymond John, investor on the U.S. hit TV show “Shark Tank.”
From the 16 tracks here are a select few if you are interested in Building or extending your applications, taking your applications to the Cloud check out the Platform and Innovation Track.
Platform and Innovation Track
Going Beyond Insights to Elevate Your Digital Core 46792
Time: 11:00am to 11:45am
Whats the right formula to go beyond insights and into action in today’s mobile workforce? Hear from SAP and Partners as they detail their journey to the new and unbound territory of implementing a new digital core for Machine learning, predictive modelling, BI and planning to drive high impact business outcomes for their customers
Ensure Business Agility by Extending Business Applications 46791
Time: 1:30pm to 2:15pm
Are you developing packaged and prototyped applications on SAP Cloud Platform? Learn the benefits of developing enterprise ready applications leveraging the SAP Cloud Platform SDK for iOS. Gain best practices for creating subscription based revenue streams while helping customers be agile and maximize their SAP investments
Partners: Accenture, Sodales, Keytree
Create Innovative, Next-Gen Applications for AI, Analytics, and BigData
Time: 2:30pm to 3:15pm
Design and engineer next- generation AI applications using the best practices of SAP predictive analytic solutions and a modern-day platform for tiered data management, from terabyte to petabyte data environments. Hear from SAP Partners who are delivering real world AI applications and conducting projects with platform technologies from SAP
Presented by : Steve Erdman, Ken Tsai
Monetize your Digital Journey with IoT and Machine Learning
Time: 3:30pm to 4:15pm
Learn how services and prebuilt applications of the SAP Leonardo portfolio helped partners design, develop and deliver solutions to various industries and usecases. Hear from experts about best practices to process high velocity data from distributed systems while maintaining connectivity, persistence, intelligence and autonomy.
Presented by : Nils Herzberg, Merlin Yamssi
Digital Disruption and Adoption Track
Everything Cloud: Digitalize Your Enterprise with the SAP Cloud Platform
Time: 11:00am to 11:45am
A Cloud Platform is a critical component to extend or build innovative apps, integrate SAP and third party software, evolve business models, and seamlessly do business on SAP Store. Help your customers grasp the link between SAP Cloud Platform and digital business drivers, and educate them on the broad range of cloud infrastructure services provided by SAP and our global network of partners.
Presented by : Rolf Schuman, Host – Steve Kohn
Everything Intelligent: Machine Learning, Bots and BlockChain
Time: 1:30pm to 2:15pm
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are reaching a tipping point that will increasingly augment and extend virtually every technology- enabled offering or application. Learn how business could change, what your clients will face, and how SAP is leveraging SAP Clea to both deliver and help our partners create intelligent solutions across the enterprise A Cloud Platform is a critical component to extend or build innovative apps, integrate SAP and third party software, evolve business models, and seamlessly do business on SAP Store. Help your customers grasp the link between SAP Cloud Platform and digital business drivers, and educate them on the broad range of cloud infrastructure services provided by SAP and our global network of partners.
Presented by : Markus Noga, Jason Wolf
Sell and Drive Business Track
Rapid Differentiation and Profitability in Services via Technology Bundling Time: 11:00am to 11:45am
Professional services margins are under pressure. The Key to profitable growth is a commercialization mindset combined with a differentiated approach using smaller projects that show results faster. How do you build product bundles as a winning go-to market strategy? Microservices and SAP Hybris asa service on SAP Cloud Platform are a great example.
Presented by : Natascha Loeffler-Little
Here are the Key Demo Booths for PE Build, ISV/OEM and the Partner Managed Cloud partner topics.
- SAP Leonardo – Take Your Customers on the Next Step in Their Digital Journey
- Flexible ISV Partner Options
- Innovation with SAP S/4HANA Cloud – PEBuild
- SAP HANA Academy and SAP Developer Center – OEM and PEBuild
- Experience SAPPartnerEdge.com – OEM and PEBuild
- Partner-Managed Cloud and Cloud BPO
- SAP PartnerEdge Program
- Digital Enablement Tools and Resources – OEM and PEBuild
- Database and Data Management – OEM
- Lead the Digital Transformation with Analytics – OEM
- Monetize Your Applications with SAP App Center
- Co-Innovate and Certify Your Solution with SAP to Accelerate Time to Market – OEM and PEBuild
For partners, getting and staying socially engaged at SAP Global Partner Summit and SAPPHIRE NOW is a smart way to boost your influence. Read this blog to how you can socially engage with us. Do not forget to Follow @SAPPartnerBuild and @SAPPartnerEdge for regular updates. Send us your selfie from the demo pod to @sappartnerbuild and we will feature it. If you would like to schedule a meeting, send us a tweet to @SAPPartnterBuild and we will get back. Here’s hoping all of you have a great SAP Partner Summit 2017!