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Infosys, an SAP Global Services Partner

Infosys, an SAP Global Services Partner, is a Sapphire-level sponsor of SAPPHIRE NOW and the ASUG Annual Conference to be held from May 15 – 18. Visit us at Booth No. 2702, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida.

Infosys is creating the future enterprise by:

  • Leveraging SAP for transformation and globalization
  • Becoming a smarter organization by adhering to regulations (Governance, Risk and Compliance); demystifying supply chain complexities (Supply Chain Management); drawing the best out of people (Human Capital Management); ensuring customer satisfaction (Customer Relationship Management); optimizing SAP landscape (Run SAP)
  • Tapping the full potential of pervasive computing–make sense and money out of your data with our BI and BA solutions, pay only for what you want with our alternate delivery models / platforms, and ensure that your resources are always productive with our Mobility solutions

Meet our experts at the event to know how to get the most out of your SAP investments. Learn more about Infosys Enterprise Mobility Framework and SAP Accelerators, the importance of BI, and innovative approaches to deliver complex SAP-enabled business transformation programs.

Sessions | Microforums

Sessions

Topic: Building Tomorrow's Enterprise with SAP BI

Date / Time: May 16, 2011, 12:00–12:40 EDT

Venue: Technology Campus

Session description

The session will focus on the importance of BI in shaping tomorrow’s enterprise. Experts analyze and discuss ways in which BI can support organizations and how BI offerings from different vendors are attuned to future needs. HANA, mobility, business analytical applications, key future asks from SAP, and recommendations to adopt BI springboard will be the other areas of focus for this session.

Speakers
  • Kelli Such, Director – Business Intelligence, North America, Kraft Foods
  • Senior Business Intelligence Manager, Leading Pharma Company
  • Steve Courtade, Director – Financial Reporting and Planning Systems, Baker Hughes

Topic: Accelerating mobility initiatives with SAP

Date / Time: May 17, 2011, 12:00–12:40 EDT

Venue: Mobility Campus

Session description

Integrate smartphones and tablets into SAP environment to increase employee productivity, engage customers, maximize revenue, and accelerate decision making. Learn about Infosys Enterprise Mobility Framework and SAP Accelerators and view live solution demos to maximize ROI, and minimize security and intellectual property risks.

Speaker
  • Frederic Ramioulle, Vice President and Head – Global Engineering Services, Infosys

Topic: Innovative approaches to delivering large-scale, complex SAP-enabled business transformation programs

Date / Time May 17, 2011, 13:00–13:40 EDT

Venue: Line of Business Campus

Session description

Learn how consumer products leader Procter & Gamble, in ship with Infosys, successfully transformed their Global Order-to-Cash processes and organization by effectively utilizing their partner ecosystem in all phases of the program, employing a clear project organization structure and governance model, leveraging global expertise, driving scope and template adherence with a business value lens, and achieving business stability quickly through an innovative testing, rollout, and hyper-care strategy.

Speakers
  • Marie DiGiorgio, Director, Global Leader – SAP Order-to-Cash Programs, Procter & Gamble
  • Eric Rich, Managing Partner, Process Transformation Practice, Infosys Consulting
Moderator
  • Cesar Jelvez, Partner, Infosys Consulting

Topic: Patient device tracking – extending the medical device traceability beyond the internal supply chain

Date / Time: May 17, 2011, 15:00–16:00 EDT

Venue / Content area: healthcare, supply chain management and reporting / analysis

Session description

This session provides guidance on meeting the requirements of 21CFR Part 821 for permanently implantable or life sustaining devices. Understand some of the key challenges faced by medical devices manufacturers by the requirements of 21 CFR Part 821, including the need to extend device visibility beyond the internal supply chain to the patient, physician or hospital. Learn how a SAP CRM based solution provides the requisite device tracking. Get tips on how to configure the system for installed base management, identity control, business partner management, and serial traceability, which will help organizations in achieving a rapid response to a Product Recall situation involving a medical device. Know more about the best practices adapted by market leaders in Patient Device tracking.

Speaker
  • Gautam Sharma, Industry Principal, Infosys

Topic: Mobility framework to increase ROI of SAP / Netweaver Business Transformation Program at Baker Hughes Inc.

Date / Time: May 18, 2011, 13:30–14:30 EDT

Venue / Content area: Mobile, Solution Manager

Session description

The session presents a case study on how Baker Hughes extended its business transformation solution to drive greater ROI using a field mobility framework. Baker Hughes’ quote-to-cash program frees up working capital by improving operating efficiency and reducing price leakage. The firm decided to drive the benefits of this program to remote locations not only to empower the global nature of the oilfield services business, but also to further increase the ROI. Session speakers offer their perspective on this mobility framework and discuss the impact of the initiative on the overall program.

Speakers
  • Viren Walavalkar, Senior Manager, IT Operations, Baker Hughes Inc.
  • Dr. Ashish Kumar Tewary, Principal Consultant, Enterprise Solutions, Infosys

Microforums

Topic: Learn from a leading pharma company: Do's and don'ts in a large governance, risk, and compliance program

Date / Time: May 16, 2011, 15:00–15:45 EDT

Venue: Ecosystem and Partner Campus

Session description

A leading pharma company rolled out SAP BusinessObjects governance, risk, and compliance solutions across more than 40 countries, 100 ERP systems, and 40,000 users. See how these solutions can be a platform to drive organization-wide standards. Learn how the pharma company is tackling performance and scalability issues. Get best practices to 'get clean' and 'stay clean'.

Speaker
  • Financial Controller, Leading Pharma Company

Topic: Enterprise sourcing and contract management with SAP CLM: BNSF's experience

Date / Time: May 17, 2011, 16:00–16:45 EDT

Venue: Ecosystem and Partner Campus

Session description

Hear from BNSF how they implemented SAP Contract Lifecycle Management (SAP CLM) and SAP Sourcing. See how you can enhance compliance with contracting rules and procedures; improve processes for RFx, auctions, and contract authoring with a central repository of templates; and improve negotiations and approval audit trail with redlining and workflow.

Speakers
  • Jenice Reyes, Director, Strategic Sourcing, BNSF
  • Phil Gollhofer, Director, Technology Service, BNSF

Speaker Profiles

Senior Business Intelligence Manager, Leading Pharma Company

Kelli Such
Director - Business Intelligence, North America, Kraft Foods

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Steve Courtade
Director - Financial Reporting and Planning Systems, Baker Hughes

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Cesar Jelvez
Partner, Infosys Consulting

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Frederic Ramioulle
Vice President and Head - Global Engineering Services, Infosys Technologies

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Marie DiGiorgio
Director, Global Leader - SAP Order-to-Cash Programs, Procter & Gamble

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Eric Rich
Managing Partner, Process Transformation Practice, Infosys Consulting

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Financial Controller, Leading Pharma Company

Gautam Sharma
Industry Principal, Infosys Technologies

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Viren Walavalkar
Senior Manager, IT Operations, Baker Hughes Inc.

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Dr. Ashish Tewary
Principal Consultant, Enterprise Solutions, Infosys Technologies

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Jenice Reyes
Director, Strategic Sourcing, BNSF

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Phil Gollhofer
Director, Technology Services, BNSF

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