SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference

June 5-7, 2018 Orlando, Florida   Join us in booth 743 and be sure to see our Customers and Executive sessions while at the conference. From Microfiche to Robots: City of Edmonton Digitizes its AP Processes For years the City of Edmonton was processing the 10,000 vendor invoices it received each month using outdated, manual processes. In 2017 the City completely digitized its Accounts Payable process, automating the invoice capture, processing and reporting capabilities. Lisa Pichette, City of Edmonton Tuesday | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | S330B Enhancing the User Experience at DowDuPont by Accelerating Global Cash Application DowDuPont Inc. is a global company managing many different local account information formats and currencies. The finance department needed a way to handle the variety of formats and obtain a central view of cash flows quickly, based on reliable data. An automating cash application proved instrumental in accelerating processes and enhancing the customer experience. David Brasseur, Dow DuPont Inc. Tuesday | 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | S330F   Discovering and Benefiting From SAP Treasury and Risk Management on SAP HANA Learn firsthand how an international mining company took steps to bring its treasury into the future of SAP software. Obtain an overview of what route the team took in the design and architecture phase and the company's experience implementing the SAP Cash Management application, powered by SAP HANA software and the SAP Treasury and Risk Management application on a treasury workstation with SAP S/4HANA software. Jochen Stiebe, Hanse Orga Group Tuesday | 12:30 p.m. - 01:30 p.m. | S320E   Payments X.0? When Will We See Real Innovation with Blockchain, Bitcoin (or other buzzwords)? Bitcoin and blockchain technology has been in the news for a while now. Real use cases are still rare though. Will blockchain technology make payments more secure, faster, or cheaper? Which innovations may have the potential to change the way Finance works in the future? This session will try to separate the wheat from the chaff, weighing the pros and cons, showing how companies could deploy innovative payment solutions. Ingo Czok, Hanse Orga Group Tuesday | 03:15 p.m. - 04:15 p.m. | S320F   SAP Treasury and Risk Management and SAP S/4HANA: Optimization Options with Accelerators from SAP Learn about the latest U.S. GAAP requirements and the outlook on new developments. Hear insights into such topics as inter-company loans and hedge management. There are possibilities for enhancing the SAP Treasury and Risk Management application with add-ons, such as FX all connect and 360T connect available for SAP ERP Central Component release 6.x and SAP S/4 HANA. Jochen Stiebe, Hanse Orga Group Wednesday | 02:30 p.m. - 03:30 p.m. | S320F   Preparing for the Future of Finance with Cloud, Robotics, and Blockchain

Future-proof your processes with new cloud, robotics, and blockchain technologies to prevent fraud, improve compliance, and facilitate global payments and cash flow. Hear real-life case studies on how to automate and optimize processes across the entire financial value chain including order to cash, procure to pay, payments, treasury, and audit.

Christoph Dubies, Chief Strategy Officer, Hanse Orga Group Thursday | 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Small Theatre - BA300

 

SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference

June 5-7, 2018
Orlando, Florida

 

Join us in booth 743 and be sure to see our Customers and Executive sessions while at the conference.

From Microfiche to Robots: City of Edmonton Digitizes its AP Processes
For years the City of Edmonton was processing the 10,000 vendor invoices it received each month using outdated, manual processes. In 2017 the City completely digitized its Accounts Payable process, automating the invoice capture, processing and reporting capabilities.

Lisa Pichette, City of Edmonton
Tuesday | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | S330B

Enhancing the User Experience at DowDuPont by Accelerating Global Cash Application
DowDuPont Inc. is a global company managing many different local account information formats and currencies. The finance department needed a way to handle the variety of formats and obtain a central view of cash flows quickly, based on reliable data. An automating cash application proved instrumental in accelerating processes and enhancing the customer experience.

David Brasseur, Dow DuPont Inc.
Tuesday | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | S330F

 

Discovering and Benefiting From SAP Treasury and Risk Management on SAP HANA
Learn firsthand how an international mining company took steps to bring its treasury into the future of SAP software. Obtain an overview of what route the team took in the design and architecture phase and the company’s experience implementing the SAP Cash Management application, powered by SAP HANA software and the SAP Treasury and Risk Management application on a treasury workstation with SAP S/4HANA software.

Jochen Stiebe, Hanse Orga Group
Tuesday | 12:30 p.m. – 01:30 p.m. | S320E

 

Payments X.0? When Will We See Real Innovation with Blockchain, Bitcoin (or other buzzwords)?
Bitcoin and blockchain technology has been in the news for a while now. Real use cases are still rare though. Will blockchain technology make payments more secure, faster, or cheaper? Which innovations may have the potential to change the way Finance works in the future? This session will try to separate the wheat from the chaff, weighing the pros and cons, showing how companies could deploy innovative payment solutions.

Ingo Czok, Hanse Orga Group
Tuesday | 03:15 p.m. – 04:15 p.m. | S320F

 

SAP Treasury and Risk Management and SAP S/4HANA: Optimization Options with Accelerators from SAP
Learn about the latest U.S. GAAP requirements and the outlook on new developments. Hear insights into such topics as inter-company loans and hedge management. There are possibilities for enhancing the SAP Treasury and Risk Management application with add-ons, such as FX all connect and 360T connect available for SAP ERP Central Component release 6.x and SAP S/4 HANA.

Jochen Stiebe, Hanse Orga Group
Wednesday | 02:30 p.m. – 03:30 p.m. | S320F

 

Preparing for the Future of Finance with Cloud, Robotics, and Blockchain

Future-proof your processes with new cloud, robotics, and blockchain technologies to prevent fraud, improve compliance, and facilitate global payments and cash flow. Hear real-life case studies on how to automate and optimize processes across the entire financial value chain including order to cash, procure to pay, payments, treasury, and audit.

Christoph Dubies, Chief Strategy Officer, Hanse Orga Group
Thursday | 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Small Theatre – BA300