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Deloitte speaking sessions at SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference.

May 16-18, 2017 | Orlando, FL

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DELOITTE SPEAKING SESSIONS AND DEMOS AT SAPPHIRE NOW + ASUG Annual Conference 2017

Sessions on May 15

Field Mobile Enablement for Distribution Utilities: The Snohomish Public Utility District Story

Time: 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: S310F

Abstract: Successfully employing mobile enablement to field crews takes careful consideration across a range of disciplines and a nuanced understanding of the unique process and technical challenges presented by mobile platforms. Snohomish Public Utility District successfully deployed SAP Work Manager to distribution field crews for mobile work order dispatch and completion. This session will discuss the special approach required from the start in system and process design, technical design, and change management.

Presenters:

  • Ron Wagner, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Sessions on May 16

One step ahead: predictive strategic pricing analytics

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As organizations seek to make the finance function more efficient and effective, many are turning to solutions such as SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analytics—to help unlock value by improving transparency, boosting automation, and delivering new insights. Join us for a look at what it takes to transform finance to meet tomorrow’s digital demands.

Presenters:

  • Seng Kee Tan, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Procurement digital supply networks through supply chain collaboration

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:25 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Digital supply networks provide greater transparency and visibility across all nodes of the supply chain—linking suppliers, logistics/distribution, planning, operations, and sales. Join us to discuss how advanced collaboration technologies such as SAP Ariba Collaborative Supply Chain, SAP S/4HANA, and SAP IBP are redefining the role of procurement.

Presenters:

  • Hernan De la Torre, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Harnessing the power of cloud disruption with Deloitte, AWS, and SAP

Time: 11:00 AM -11:20 AM

Location: Partner Co-Innovation PC201

Abstract: As cloud continues to disrupt business, leaders can harness new capabilities to disrupt and transform their own organizations. Learn how you can strategically leverage SAP solutions and the Deloitte Cloud Platform powered by Amazon Web Services to transform your digital core, improve analytics, enhance engagement, and deliver disruptive new value.

Presenters:

  • Jagadish Bandla, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Bas Kamphuis, General Manager, SAP - Amazon Web Services

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Advance Your Digital Transformation Journey with SAP Leonardo

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Location: Live Business Theatre

Abstract: Reinvent your business for the digital world by accelerating innovation and enhancing scalability. Discover how the SAP Leonardo portfolio brings together the core of your business with powerful new innovations that offer game-changing benefits. Hear partners and customers share the insights gained from their own digital transformation journeys.

Presenters:

  • Jim Moffatt, Deloitte Global Consulting CEO

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The business case for accelerating SAP cloud platform adoption

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how you can overcome the growing cost of a shifting IT landscape—and discover how the latest cloud technologies can address your most pressing business challenges. We’ll explore potential cloud value, provide an up-close look at cutting-edge capabilities, discuss key considerations, and provide insights to help accelerate your cloud journey.

Presenters:

  • Andrew Chew, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Cognitive Finance:  Simplifying finance with Adopting Robotics Process Automation

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The future of finance is automated—driven by cognitive finance, which applies machine learning to automate core finance functions. Learn about real client use cases across AR, AP, intercompany, and planning. Join Deloitte to explore the design and use of cognitive finance applications, or bots, that can drive pervasive process automation.

Presenters:

  • Rob Ried, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Disruptive Technologies Bringing new Capabilities to ProServ Firms

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Customer Connect Center

Abstract: We are all hearing a lot in the media about disruptive technologies and terms like big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, advanced analytics and more. I know many services firms are wondering how they can prepare for these technologies and how they can best leverage these for the benefit of their firms and their customers. Join your peers for an enjoyable and interactive lunch hosted by Deloitte. Hear how Deloitte is leveraging SAP technologies to provide new insights to the business, react to change more quickly and bring brand new capabilities to the firm.

Presenters:

  • Chris Dinkel, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Finance in a digital world: the impact on CFOs

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Location: Theater 2

Abstract: Today’s CFO is faced with a dizzying array of technologies—in-memory computing, cognitive technologies and robotic process automation, mobile tools, and more. Join Deloitte to discuss how the role of finance is changing amid the evolving digital landscape—and how SAP S/4 HANA® Finance can help support tomorrow’s vision of the finance organization.

Presenters:

  • John Steele, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Modernizing the analytics core to improve enterprisewide decision-making

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: How did one major company address the limited scalability of an aging enterprise data warehouse? It moved to a consolidated, real-time data warehouse built on SAP HANA, leveraging virtualized infrastructure. Come hear what the project involved, how it supports innovation, and how it rapidly delivers new data-driven insights for decision-making.

Presenters:

  • Anand Jha, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Look Under the Hood of a Turbocharged Digital Transformation

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM

Location: Partner Co-Innovation

Abstract: Discover how one automaker revolutionized its business operations and rapidly unlocked value. Find out what it took for BMW to automate its processes, manage costs, reduce risk, and empower its workforce with SAP S/4HANA. Take away details on how the company gained efficiencies while improving business processes as well as the user experience.

Presenters:

  • Sven Roemer, Director, Deloitte Consulting GmbH

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Visualize Value with Deloitte Business Case Approach for SAP S/4HANA

Time: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Location: Partner Co-Innovation PC201

Abstract: SAP S/4HANA offers an enormous opportunity to renew the ERP core and prepare it to meet the demands of the digital future. Accelerating business case discussions and development becomes paramount. Deloitte's SAP S/4HANA Business Case Framework can help, linking key changes embedded within the solution to concrete business value and opportunities.

Presenters:

  • Joeri Bergacker, Director, Deloitte Netherlands

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Exploring insights from the Deloitte 2017 Global CPO Survey

Time: 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As entire industries and the global economy undergo massive disruption, CPOs are rethinking operating models to adapt to the change. Find out what they’re focusing on and what new strategies they’re employing to address digital needs. We’ll discuss the evolving role of the CPO and examine major shifts taking place across the procurement landscape.

Presenters:

  • Hernan De la Torre, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Frederic Girardeau-Montaut, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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A central strategy to address global pressures on the finance function

Time: 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstact: An evolving global, digital economy means systems proliferation and IT complexity. It also means new challenges for finance. Learn how SAP Central Finance can enable a single global finance platform for delivering new efficiencies. Find out what it takes to build the business case, and discover how other companies are already accelerating value.

Presenters:

  • Raghu Thammineni, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Procurement digital supply networks through supply chain collaboration

Time: 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Digital supply networks provide greater transparency and visibility across all nodes of the supply chain—linking suppliers, logistics/distribution, planning, operations, and sales. Join us to discuss how advanced collaboration technologies such as SAP Ariba Collaborative Supply Chain, SAP S/4HANA, and SAP IBP are redefining the role of procurement.

Presenters:

  • Hernan De la Torre, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Destination Transformation: delivering new value for travel and expense

Time: 3:00 PM - 3:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how an SAP Concur implementation can help you improve the business traveler’s experience and streamline your travel and expense activities, while also bringing benefits on the compliance and audit front. Join Deloitte to discuss what it takes to optimize processes, enhance spend visibility, and lower costs through automation.

Presenters:

  • John McCormick, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Lorraine Dupuis, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Interactive Influence: ASUG SAP HANA Platform Influence Council

Time: 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Location: ASUG HUB - Influence A (Show Floor)

Abstract: Join a core group of customers who are strategic and have significant roadmaps who are focused on using HANA as a data platform to work to Influence SAP with prioritized development requests via ASUG. We also share our HANA roadmaps and experiences as well as provide feedback to SAP for early validation. Likewise, SAP HANA Platform Product Management actively share roadmaps / directions for HANA platform.

Presenters:

  • Cathy Kennedy, Senior Manager, Solutions Architect, Deloitte Services LP

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Secure.Vigilant.Resilient. … Expanding your cyber risk vision and toolset

Time: 3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Join Deloitte Cyber Risk leaders to discuss how SAP solutions can help you get ahead of cyber challenges. Learn how to leverage our Secure.Vigilant.Resilient. framework to change the game on cyber risk and compliance, and hear how SAP’s Enterprise Threat Detection and ThreatConnect’s TC Complete™ can lay a foundation for intelligent security operations centers.

Presenters:

  • Kevin Heckel, Managing Director, Deloitte Services LP
  • Mike Kosonog, Principal, Deloitte Services LP

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Digital finance for the future: transform finance with predictive analytics

Time: 4:00 PM - 4:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As organizations seek to make the finance function more efficient and effective, many are turning to solutions such as SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analytics—to help unlock value by improving transparency, boosting automation, and delivering new insights. Join us for a look at what it takes to transform finance to meet tomorrow’s digital demands.

Presenters:

  • Mitch Morris, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Travis Tompkins, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Sessions on May 17

Visualize Value with Deloitte Business Case Approach for SAP S/4HANA

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: SAP S/4HANA offers an enormous opportunity to renew the ERP core and prepare it to meet the demands of the digital future. Accelerating business case discussions and development becomes paramount. Deloitte's SAP S/4HANA Business Case Framework can help, linking key changes embedded within the solution to concrete business value and opportunities.

Presenters:

  • Joeri Bergacker, Director, Deloitte Netherlands

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Get a First Look at a Complete SAP Integrated Business Planning Solution

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Location: BPartner Co-Innovation PC202

Abstract: What does a complete SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) solution—from demand sensing to response management—look like? Join us to learn how Deloitte deployed one of the first fully integrated SAP IBP systems, and discover how the end-to-end solution is helping Deloitte clients transform the supply chain and realize new value.

Presenters:

  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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A future in the cloud: aligning technology with your business vision

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:25 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: SAP S/4HANA Cloud Edition brings all the benefits of cloud and more—helping you streamline processes, gain insights, extend value, and get ahead of challenges. Learn how to align the solution with your organization’s vision and ensure an effective implementation. Join us for a deep-dive on the potential of SAP S/4HANA Cloud Edition.

Presenters:

  • KK Dave, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Misa Rawlins, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Deloitte team deploys SAP S/4HANA 1610 for its own operations

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Location: Partner Co-Innovation PC201

Abstract: Aware of the potential SAP S/4HANA 1610 offers, Deloitte Services LP has embarked on a transformation to deploy the new release to support its own operations. Come hear why Deloitte is investing in 1610 and what kind of results the firm expects. Learn about insights Deloitte is discovering first hand, and explore what they could mean for you.

Presenters:

  • Chad Montgomery, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Will Chadrow, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Exploring insights from the Deloitte 2017 Global CPO Survey

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As entire industries and the global economy undergo massive disruption, CPOs are rethinking operating models to adapt to the change. Find out what they’re focusing on and what new strategies they’re employing to address digital needs. We’ll discuss the evolving role of the CPO and examine major shifts taking place across the procurement landscape.

Presenters:

  • Hernan De la Torre, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Frederic Girardeau-Montaut, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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A preconfigured approach to help monetize digital offerings faster

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The Deloitte preconfigured solution for SAP Hybris Billing provides a scalable foundation for digital transformation, supporting a variety of offerings—usage/subscription-based, customer category, and more. Learn how the solution can accelerate value by reducing implementation time by up to 60 percent, while also reducing overall project risk.

Presenters:

  • Derek Maak, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Amit Agrawal, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Deloitte Accelerates Internally with Analytics on SAP HANA

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Location: Booth 456

Abstract: Deloitte, a client and partner with SUSE, was an early adopter of SAP HANA for analytics for internal CRM and operations. Chris Dinkel, project executive lead, will share how Deloitte has leveraged SAP HANA for business value, and what lies ahead for his team.

Presenters:

  • Chris Dinkel, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Support Local and Global Performance with Dual-Tier Functionality

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Location: SAP S/4HANA Cloud Theater

Abstract: Explore the effectiveness of incorporating a second ERP tier into your existing ERP strategies. Deliver comprehensive dual-tier functionality, ideal for localized performance and global requirements. Hear how Deloitte achieved operational efficiencies with SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Presenters:

  • Krishnankant Dave, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Modernizing the analytics core to improve enterprisewide decision-making

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: How did one major company address the limited scalability of an aging enterprise data warehouse? It moved to a consolidated, real-time data warehouse built on SAP HANA, leveraging virtualized infrastructure. Come hear what the project involved, how it supports innovation, and how it rapidly delivers new data-driven insights for decision-making.

Presenters:

  • Anand Jha, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Support Local and Global Performance with Dual-Tier Functionality

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Explore the effectiveness of incorporating a second ERP tier into your existing ERP strategies. Deliver comprehensive dual-tier functionality, ideal for localized performance and global requirements. Hear how Deloitte achieved operational efficiencies with SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Presenters:

  • Krishnankant Dave, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Misa Rawlins, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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It’s all about the brand … and the customer

Time: 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The customer experience helps shape your brand—and influence how you compete. But many organizations have a siloed approach to branding, customer experience, commerce, and marketing—resulting in big disconnects across channels. Join us to explore strategies for taking digital customer engagement and your brand to the next level.

Presenters:

  • Scott Mager, Principal, Deloitte Digital
  • Kashif Rahamatullah, Principal, Deloitte Digital

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The Cloud is NOT Enough. Aim HCM Higher to achieve better business outcomes.

Time: 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Moving from on-premise HR to the cloud can get you only so far. As people and businesses become increasingly connected— there are the opportunities to elevate your HCM capabilities to new levels across the organization. In this discussion, we will show you what great HCM looks like—and what role SAP SuccessFactors plays in realizing better outcomes for your business.

Presenters:

  • Kristin Starodub, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Uncovering new opportunities for value in the tax function

Time: 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As business, customer, and regulatory pressures increase, organizations are looking for new sources of value. The impact extends all the way to the tax function. Join Deloitte to learn how the various features and functionality of SAP S/4HANA can help improve performance of the tax function and deliver significant results throughout the enterprise.

Presenters:

  • Jon Myers, Managing Director, Deloitte Tax LLP

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Deploying S/4 via Central Finance, or as stepping stone to S/4  

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: S320 Roundtable Corridor - Roundtable #4

Abstract: Overview of Central Finance as key S/4 deployment option and stppeing ston option to S/4 HANA. Learn about functions, features, deployment options, and what customers have been saying about what it takes to implement and the benefit gained / planned to be realized.

Presenters:

  • Jon Steele, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Impact of AP and AR on Treasury Operations

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: S330C

Abstract: Accounts payables and receivables (AP/AR) have a significant impact on treasury operations. This session will highlight some of the key impacts and how companies leverage SAP capabilities to build seamless treasury processes.

  • AP/AR and treasury transactions in Electronic Bank Statements (EBS)
  • Optimization of bank connectivity between AP/AR and treasury processes
  • Capturing AR/AP information for Cash flow forecasting
  • Forecasted transactions for exposure management

Presenters:

  • Chase Frankel, Senior Consultant, Deloitte Services LLP

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Connect physical and digital worlds to transform manufacturing operations

Time: 3:00 PM - 3:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Get a closer look at the SAP Leonardo solution portfolio and find out how it can transform your business and supply chain. Discussion will focus on the evolution of IoT, jump-starting SAP Leonardo projects, and implementation considerations—as well as SAP Digital Manufacturing solutions that can deliver new efficiencies and end-to-end visibility.

Presenters:

  • Armando Betancourt, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Eduardo Morales, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Measure Travel and Expense Policy Effectiveness

Time: 3:00 PM - 3:40 PM

Location: BA323

Abstract: Choose success metrics that can enhance the management of your organization's spend. Learn how Concur solutions can help you spot and apply data, reports, and key performance indicators that are meaningful to your business.

Presenters:

  • Erin Nardo, Sr Dir, Product Portfolio Mgmt
  • Lorrain Dupuis, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Architecting a Successful Enterprise Mobile Strategy with SAP Mobile Platform

Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: TBD

Abstract: Enterprise mobility is at the core of digital transformation. This session discusses Consumers Energy's journey to create an enterprise mobile architecture with SAP Mobile Platform, SAP Fiori, SAP Gateway, and a third-party mobile device management solution. Attend this session to gain an understanding of key challenges, lessons learned, and strategic approaches for enterprise mobility with SAP Mobile Platform.

Presenters:

  • Amar Nemalikanti, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Gyl Savoie, Chief Application Architect, Consumers Energy
  • Vivek Sharma, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Enhance the experience with social listening, machine learning, and cloud  

Time: 3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how you can leverage the SAP Clea machine learning platform and solutions enabled by SAP Cloud Platform to glean insights and take customer experience to the next level. Hear how machine learning can help you craft personalized offers based on past social media history, for example—or improve customer service by assessing customer sentiment.

Presenters:

  • Stephanie Huber, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Demystifying SAP Cloud Platform

Time: 4:00 PM - 4:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: SAP Cloud Platform (SCP) can extend the potential of SAP solutions, but what does that really mean for the modern digital enterprise? Join us to learn how SCP can provide a centralized analytics platform for big data, custom applications, and embedded analytics. We’ll cover database compatibility, data acquisition, development framework, and more.

Presenters:

  • Jagadish Bandla, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Stephanie Huber, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Cognitive Finance: Simplifying finance with Adopting Robotics Process Automation

Time: 4:30 PM - 4:55 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The future of finance is automated—driven by cognitive finance, which applies machine learning to automate core finance functions. Learn about real client use cases across AR, AP, intercompany, and planning. Join Deloitte to explore the design and use of cognitive finance applications, or bots, that can drive pervasive process automation.

Presenters:

  • Rob Ried, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Get a First Look at a Complete SAP Integrated Business Planning Solution

Time: 5:00 PM - 5:25 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: What does a complete SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) solution—from demand sensing to response management—look like? Join us to learn how Deloitte deployed one of the first fully integrated SAP IBP systems, and discover how the end-to-end solution is helping Deloitte clients transform the supply chain and realize new value.

Presenters:

  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Apps alive: accelerating the digital transformation journey with iOS

Time: 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The world is hyperconnected, and iOS devices have been designed for our mobile lifestyles. Digital transformation involves more than building mobile apps, though. Hear how collaboration among SAP, Deloitte, and Apple supports integrated solutions that can bring apps to life—through business strategy, operations, an intuitive experience, and more.

Presenters:

  • Mike Brinker, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
    Global Leader, Deloitte Digital

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Sessions on May 18

Digital finance for the future: transform finance with predictive analytics

Time: 10:45 AM - 11:10 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As organizations seek to make the finance function more efficient and effective, many are turning to solutions such as SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analytics—to help unlock value by improving transparency, boosting automation, and delivering new insights. Join us for a look at what it takes to transform finance to meet tomorrow’s digital demands.

Presenters:

  • Mitch Morris, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Travis Tompkins, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Look Under the Hood of a Turbocharged Digital Transformation

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Location: Theatre 1

Abstract: Discover how one automaker revolutionized its business operations and rapidly unlocked value. Find out what it took for BMW to automate its processes, manage costs, reduce risk, and empower its workforce with SAP S/4HANA. Take away details on how the company gained efficiencies while improving business processes as well as the user experience.

Presenters:

  • Sven Roemer, Director, Deloitte Consulting GmbH

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Connect physical and digital worlds to transform manufacturing operations

Time: 11:15 AM - 11:40 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Get a closer look at the SAP Leonardo solution portfolio and find out how it can transform your business and supply chain. Discussion will focus on the evolution of IoT, jump-starting SAP Leonardo projects, and implementation considerations—as well as SAP Digital Manufacturing solutions that can deliver new efficiencies and end-to-end visibility.

Presenters:

  • Armando Betancourt, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Eduardo Morales, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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One step ahead: predictive strategic pricing analytics

Time: 11:45 AM - 12:10 AM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: As organizations seek to make the finance function more efficient and effective, many are turning to solutions such as SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analytics—to help unlock value by improving transparency, boosting automation, and delivering new insights. Join us for a look at what it takes to transform finance to meet tomorrow’s digital demands.

Presenters:

  • Seng Kee Tan, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Actualize Your Strategic Growth Plans to Expand Your Business

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:40 PM

Location: SAP S/4HANA Cloud Theater

Abstract: Quickly take advantage of new innovations and stimulate your digital transformation. Learn how customers are deploying SAP S/4HANA in the cloud in record time and benefiting from a standardized process approach to enable growth in their organizations.

Presenters:

  • Misa Rawlins, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Deloitte Accelerates Internally with Analytics on SAP HANA

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Booth 559

Abstract: Deloitte, a client and partner with SUSE, was an early adopter of SAP HANA for analytics for internal CRM and operations. Chris Dinkel, project executive lead, will share how Deloitte has leveraged SAP HANA for business value, and what lies ahead for his team.

Presenters:

  • Chris Dinkel, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Why Old World Industries Chose SAP S/4HANA 1610 Enterprise Management  

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: S329

Abstract: Facing business growth, customer demand for more product offerings, and an underlying technology struggling to support, Old World Industries (Peak Anti-Freeze), a distributor of automotive consumer products, selected SAP S/4HANA 1610 Enterprise Management to be the platform for its business transformation. Analyzing business processes across customer, supplier, and finance, it was apparent that there was a lack of standardization and efficiency, and SAP S/4HANA 1610 is helping scale for growth.

Presenters:

  • Chip Kleinheksel, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Understand TCO implications of alternative SAP S/4HANA deployment scenarios

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: S320B

Abstract: Understand TCO implications of alternative SAP S/4HANA deployment scenarios and architectural design decisions - Attend this session to gain an expert guidance on possible deployment scenarios and architecture considerations for an SAP S/4 HANA green field or brown field implementation. Break down the architecture into understandable components and learn cost saving steps you can taking, including evaluating SAP HANA System Landscape Deployment Options.

Presenters:

  • Rajesh Gupta, SNET - SAP Lead, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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A central strategy to address global pressures on the finance function

Time: 12:45 PM - 1:10 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: An evolving global, digital economy means systems proliferation and IT complexity. It also means new challenges for finance. Learn how SAP Central Finance can enable a single global finance platform for delivering new efficiencies. Find out what it takes to build the business case, and discover how other companies are already accelerating value.

Presenters:

  • Raghu Thammineni, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Create Digital Value Through Innovation with SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Location: Live Business Theatre

Abstract: Gain instant and intelligent insights to propel your business into the future. Find out from top executives for SAP S/4HANA Cloud from SAP and Deloitte how the companies are working together to accelerate innovation.

Presenters:

  • Jan Waals, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Future-Proof Your Travel and Expense Processes in the Digital Economy

Time: 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM

Location: Business Applications BA328

Abstract: Evolve your business as the pace of change continues to increase. Investigate best practices and technologies that can help lower total cost of system ownership and increase visibility during mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.

Presenters

  • Erin Nardo, Sr Dir, Product Portfolio Mgmt
  • Lorrain Dupuis, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Exponential value: a supply chain greater than the sum of its parts  

Time: 1:15 PM - 2:40 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how the SAP-certified Deloitte Exponential Supply Chain solution can help you generate value across the enterprise. Get an up-close look at the benefits you can realize when you deploy SAP supply chain solutions in a single platform, working in concert to address challenges ranging from demand sensing to goods delivery to customer engagement.

Presenters:

  • Sasha Schwarzbauer, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Ryan Szostek, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Build Solid SAP Software Skills and Keep Them Up to Date  

Time: 2:00 PM - 2:40PM

Location: Business Applications 11

Abstract: Maximize your SAP software investment by adopting learning in the cloud and other innovative training strategies. Keep your team’s skills current by applying unique training models that combine classroom sessions, flexible online courses, social learning, and e-learning. Hear firsthand how others are capitalizing on training innovations from SAP.

Presenters:

  • Jodie Stahly, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Running a Global Resource Management Solution: Deloitte Shares Its Story

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: S319

Abstract: Deloitte implemented SAP Multiresource Scheduling to globally manage resource staffing across geographies, service lines, and member firms. Learn how Deloitte is now using the solution to match over 40,000 resources to engagements based on skills and availability, and how that enables strategic resource reporting and decision-making. Also, learn about Deloitte’s plans to move the solution onto SAP S/4HANA and to expand coverage to include 275,000 global professionals and 48 member firms.

Presenters:

  • Chad Montgomery, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Will Chadrow, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Apps alive: accelerating the digital transformation journey with iOS

Time: 2:15 PM - 2:40 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: The world is hyperconnected, and iOS devices have been designed for our mobile lifestyles. Digital transformation involves more than building mobile apps, though. Hear how collaboration among SAP, Deloitte, and Apple supports integrated solutions that can bring apps to life—through business strategy, operations, an intuitive experience, and more.

Presenters:

  • Mike Brinker, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
    Global Leader, Deloitte Digital

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Procurement digital supply networks through supply chain collaboration

Time: 2:45 PM - 3:10 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Digital supply networks provide greater transparency and visibility across all nodes of the supply chain—linking suppliers, logistics/distribution, planning, operations, and sales. Join us to discuss how advanced collaboration technologies such as SAP Ariba Collaborative Supply Chain, SAP S/4HANA, and SAP IBP are redefining the role of procurement.

Presenters:

  • Hernan De la Torre, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Enhance the experience with social listening, machine learning, and cloud  

Time: 3:15 PM - 3:40 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how you can leverage the SAP Clea machine learning platform and solutions enabled by SAP Cloud Platform to glean insights and take customer experience to the next level. Hear how machine learning can help you craft personalized offers based on past social media history, for example—or improve customer service by assessing customer sentiment.

Presenters:

  • Stephanie Huber, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Userless Dropshipment process

Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: S330G

Abstract: In drop ship third party process, SAP requires users to execute goods receipt transaction even if it is just for statistical purposes to complete the process. The objective is to advance collaboration by coupling traditional supply chain process from S/4 HANA integrating with scalability and reach of ARIBA to automate the drop ship process & eliminate any user interaction. This will reduce manual error and improve overall process efficiency.

Presenters:

  • Ganesh Gurumurthy, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Jay Saini, Senior Consultant, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Destination Transformation: delivering new value for travel and expense

Time: 3:45 PM - 4:10 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Learn how an SAP Concur implementation can help you improve the business traveler’s experience and streamline your travel and expense activities, while also bringing benefits on the compliance and audit front. Join Deloitte to discuss what it takes to optimize processes, enhance spend visibility, and lower costs through automation.

Presenters:

  • John McCormick, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Lorraine Dupuis, Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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The Cloud is NOT Enough. Aim HCM Higher to achieve better business outcomes.

Time: 4:15 PM - 4:40 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: Moving from on-premise HR to the cloud can get you only so far. As people and businesses become increasingly connected— there are the opportunities to elevate your HCM capabilities to new levels across the organization. In this discussion, we will show you what great HCM looks like—and what role SAP SuccessFactors plays in realizing better outcomes for your business.

Presenters:

  • Paul Khanna, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Kristin Starodub, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Get a First Look at a Complete SAP Integrated Business Planning Solution

Time: 4:45 PM - 5:10 PM

Location: Booth 819

Abstract: What does a complete SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) solution—from demand sensing to response management—look like? Join us to learn how Deloitte deployed one of the first fully integrated SAP IBP systems, and discover how the end-to-end solution is helping Deloitte clients transform the supply chain and realize new value.

Presenters:

  • Jeroen Kusters, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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