SAPPHIRE NOW + 
ASUG Annual Conference

May 16-18, 2017 | Orlando, Florida

Everything SAP Cloud Platform at SAPPHIRENOW

Whether you are new to the SAP Cloud Platform or have experience in working with SAP’s platform-as-a-service offering, Sapphire 2017 is the place to be to learn, discover and explore SAP’s cloud platform offering. There are over 150 sessions awaiting you at both SAPPHIRE and ASUG in which you will have ample opportunity to learn how to leverage SAP Cloud Platform to build new cloud applications or extend your existing on-premise apps to the Cloud. In addition to these sessions, you will have the opportunity to talk to SAP Cloud Platform experts who will be on hand to answer all your questions or walk you through demos of different cloud platform use cases.  

The central location for all things SAP Cloud Platform at Sapphire is found within the Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform Campus located on the show floor. So please be sure to visit this campus to start your journey to the cloud!

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Below are some agenda items that can't be missed!

ASUG PRE-CONFERENCE SEMINAR 

SAP Cloud Platform: Business Agility for your Digital Transformation           

Uncover and understand how SAP HANA Cloud Platform is being used today for cloud-to-cloud, cloud-to-ground, and hybrid scenarios to digitally transform the enterprise. Starting with continuous evolution of existing processes based on extensions of SAP S/4HANA and cloud applications for lines of business, you’ll learn from real-world use cases how market leaders establish completely new processes that are loosely coupled with their core back-end systems, for example, in the area of the Internet of Things (IoT).

Date: Monday, May 15, 2017 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Keynote Highlight

Presented by Bill McDermott and Bernd Leukert

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 9:00AM – 10:30AM 

Customer Presentations

Meet Your Business Needs with Agile Cloud Applications

Session ID: DP44053

Presented By: Galina Gray - Unilever

Speed your path to business agility and digital transformation with an innovated cloud platform. Hear from Unilever, Dutch-British transnational consumer goods company, on how they adopted the SAP Cloud Platform to quickly build new applications that transformed their company into a more digital enterprise.

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 3:00PM - 3:20PM SAPPHIRE Show Floor Theater 3

SAP Select Program

Session ID: DP49231

Presented by Bjoern Goerke, President, SAP Cloud Platform, SAP

Respond quickly to the needs of your organization with an agile cloud development platform. Uncover new revenue opportunities and better engage employees. See why many companies are using SAP Cloud Platform to build enterprise-ready cloud apps or to customize existing apps for an optimized organization equipped to stay ahead in the digital economy.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 2:00PM – 2:20PM; Live Business Theater

SAP Cloud Platform Session at ASUG

In addition to all the great SAP Cloud Platform sessions that will take place on the show floor at SAPPHIRE NOW 2017, there are a wealth of SAP Cloud Platform sessions planned within the ASUG agenda.

Here are three highlights for you to consider:

Your Journey to SAP S/4HANA: The Ultimate Transformation Guide

Session ID: PRE9215

Planning to adopt SAP S/4HANA and wondering how to best tackle this task? The right transformation path helps you mitigate risk and get the most out of your SAP S/4HANA implementation. Whether you want to convert your existing SAP system into SAP S/4HANA or start with a fresh system with clean, valid, and business-ready data, we provide guidance and best practices. You’ll learn the prerequisites, basic preparation steps, and the transformation process.

Date: Monday, May 15, 2017 8:00AM – 5:00PM

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SAP Cloud Platform: Business Agility for Your Digital Transformation

Session ID: PRE9233

Uncover and understand how SAP Cloud Platform is being used today for cloud-to-cloud, cloud-to-ground, and hybrid scenarios to digitally transform the enterprise. Starting with continuous evolution of existing processes based on extensions of SAP S/4HANA and cloud applications for lines of business, you’ll learn from real-world use cases. Find out how market leaders establish completely new processes that are loosely coupled with their core back-end systems, for example, in the area of the Internet of Things.

Date: Monday, May 15, 2017 8:00AM – 5:00PM

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Connecting Things, People, and Processes for Live Business with Solutions for the Internet of Things

Session ID: PRE9232

Business and IT leaders across industries are looking for innovative ways to provide exceptional service to their customers and ultimately delight them like none of their competitors. With the emergence of always-on smart assets, industries see enormous potential to transform operational scenarios and reimagine their business models. Many companies can do this by using the power of the SAP Leonardo portfolio for the IoT to take advantage of the large volumes of data produced by sensors and to gain strategic advantage in productivity, quality, customer experience, and new outcomes. 

Date: Monday, May 15, 2017 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Interactive Sessions

Determine If Your Company Is Ready to Adopt a Cloud Platform

Session ID: DP46931

Get the information you need to decide whether a move to the cloud is right for you. Learn from other companies that have made the move to SAP Cloud Platform and discover the business benefits they realized.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 11:00AM - 11:40AM; Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP526

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Build Cloud Applications Rapidly to Meet Your Organization’s Digital Needs

Session ID: DP44057

Respond quickly to the needs of your end users and get ahead of the competition. Tap into the innovative cloud development features that make SAP Cloud Platform an ideal choice for quickly creating cloud applications to meet the demands of today’s digital economy.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 4:00PM – 4:40PM; Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP526

Cloud Platform Live Business Theatre Session

Develop Business Applications Faster for a More Responsive Organization

Session ID: DP49231

Presented by Bjoern Goerke, President, SAP Cloud Platform, SAP

Respond quickly to the needs of your organization with an agile cloud development platform. Uncover new revenue opportunities and better engage employees. See why many companies are using SAP Cloud Platform to build enterprise-ready cloud apps or to customize existing apps for an optimized organization equipped to stay ahead in the digital economy.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 2:00PM – 2:20PM; Live Business Theater

Demo Theatre Sessions

Get Started with SAP Cloud Platform in 15 Minutes

Session ID: DP44067

See how quickly you can get started with building cloud applications. Learn how you can use SAP Cloud Platform to build your first application. Sign up for a free trial of SAP Cloud Platform in just minutes.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:00PM – 1:20PM; Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP526

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Attain Greater Insight for Improved Decision Making

Session ID: DP44063

Break down silos and gain a holistic view of your business. Achieve a better customer experience by integrating third-party applications, such as Salesforce.com, with SAP ERP and other SAP applications and cloud solutions using integration technology in SAP Cloud Platform

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:30PM – 1:50PM; Data, Analytics, and Cloud Platform DP526

SAP Cloud Platform Customer Panel Discussion

Build Cloud Applications Rapidly to Meet Your Organization’s Digital Needs

Session ID: DP44054

Drive new revenue by building the new applications, or extending existing ones, that you need to engage new customers. Hear from speakers from four companies across different industries as they share their experiences in working with SAP Cloud Platform.

Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017 11:30AM – 12:10PM; SAPPHIRE Show Floor Theater 3

Meet the SAP Cloud Platform Experts at SAPPHIRENOW

Be sure to visit the 5 SAP Cloud Platform Demo Stations located on the show floor within the Data, Analytics and Cloud Platform Campus. You will be greeted by SAP Cloud Platform experts who can address any questions you have regarding SAP’s Platform as a Service

► SAP Cloud Platform - Start your cloud journey

►SAP  Cloud Platform for an Agile Business

► SAP Cloud Platform for an Optimized Business

► SAP Cloud Platform for a Digital Business

► SAP App Center

We look forward to meeting you and being available to address all questions you have regarding SAP’s premier cloud platform.

Show Floor Hours:

  Tuesday, May 16:  10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  Wednesday, May 17:  10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  Thursday, May 18:  10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.