SAUG Executive Council Canberra Meeting

6th Mar 2024
9:00AM - 1:30PM
Hotel Realm
18 National Circuit CANBERRA ACT 2600

SAUG is delighted to invite all Executive Council members to our next SAUG Executive Council Meeting which will be held in Canberra on Wednesday Mar 6, 2024, at the Hotel Realm Canberra. We will be continuing with our very popular discussion style format so that members can ask senior SAP executive questions, hear responses and action outcomes, as well as influence future roadmaps and strategy. The agenda is:

  • 9:00-9:10|Opening and Welcome: Karen Zwissler, Chief Executive Officer, SAP Australian User Group    
    Welcome and introductions of the new Chair of the SAUG Executive Council, Adrian Stagg, CIO McGrathNicol & new Managing Director & President of SAP ANZ, Angela Colantuono

  • 9:10-9:40|SAP Q&A: What’s new with SAP locally and globally. A discussion around SAP's most recent structural changes, strategy, Go to Market approach and how it impacts customers - Angela Colantuono, Managing Director & President, SAP ANZ & Adrian Stagg, Chair - SAUG Executive Council & Chief Information Officer, McGrathNicol
  • 9:40-10:10|Customer Highlight: How Hydro Tasmania is creating excellence in SAP - Hydro Tasmania is Australia’s largest generator of clean, renewable energy. Troy Goldner from Hydro will give an update on their business transformation journey, innovation and transition to S/4HANA and the Cloud. Troy Goldner, SAP Delivery Lead, Hydro Tasmania

  • 10:10-10:30|Overview and discussion of action items from last meeting: This is your opportunity to give feedback on what issues and questions are most important to you.
  • 10.30-11.00| Morning tea & networking 

  • 11.00-11.20| SAUG AI Working Group Update: a discussion on SAUG's Business AI Point of View, member's experiences, maturity models and more - presented by AI Working Group members 

  • 11.20-11.50| Cyber Security: Update on Security of Critical Infrastructure (SOCI) Act - Status, implementation, SAP response and any other questions - Jolyon Keegan, Director Critical Infrastructure Protection ANZ, SAP

  • 11.50-12.20| SAP RISE Modernisation update: this discussion is around the recent SAP RISE Modernization program, what it means for customers, incentives, S/4HANA & "Why Cloud?" - Nik Kwiatkowski, Chief Architect, SAP

  • 12.20-12:30| Closing Session: Discussion on takeaways and action items for next meeting

  • 12:30-1:30| Networking lunch

For all event enquiries, please contact the team

For information on speaking at this event please contact Michael Kovacevic 

This event is open to SAUG Ordinary Members Only

Not a SAUG Member yet? Contact George Papadopoulos or visit our Membership Page for more information

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