Agenda

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8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
BPC Reporting for Beginners
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
BPC Script Logic: SQL Syntax
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
SAP Analytics Cloud - Part 1
1:30 - 5:00 pm
Advanced Reporting in BPC
1:30 - 5:00 pm
BPC Script Logic: Allocation Syntax
1:30 - 5:00 pm
SAP Analytics Cloud - Part 2
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
EPM Transformation Workshop
1:30 - 5:00 pm
EPM Transformation Workshop (Encore)
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Performance Tuning - NetWeaver
1:30 - 5:00 pm
Performance Tuning - Microsoft
8:00 - 9:00 am
Breakfast
10:00 - 10:50 am
How to: Drill Through to Detail & Link Documents
10:00 - 10:50 am
Visualizations and Dashboards with BPC and SAP Analytics Cloud*
11:00 - 11:50 am
High Performing & Integrated Analytics with SAP Analytics Cloud*
11:50 am - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 - 1:50 pm
BPC Solutions with S/4HANA
2:00 - 2:50 pm
Using the Comments Function*
3:00 - 3:50 pm
Improve BPC User Experience with the EPM Plug-in and BPC v11*
4:00 - 4:50 pm
Integrating SAP Analytics Cloud & BPC*
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Performance Tuning - NetWeaver & HANA
2:00 - 2:50 pm
Performance Tuning - Microsoft
11:00 - 11:50 am
EPM Benchmarking: How Good is Your EPM?
2:00 - 2:50 pm
SAP EPM Roadmap
3:00 - 3:50 pm
Beyond the Hype: Choosing an EPM Deployment Strategy
4:00 - 4:50 pm
Reallocating Finance after EPM: The New Role of Financial Planning & Analysis*
10:00 - 10:50 am
What is Darwin EPM?*
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Darwin EPM Bells & Whistles: Excel Interface, Dashboards, Ribbon, DPFs
3:00 - 3:50 pm
High Performance Calculations with DarCE*
11:00 - 11:50 am
Lionsgate: Using SAP BPC to Supplement Big Data Analytics for Planning/ Forecasting and Reporting Optimization
4:00 - 4:50 pm
How New Balance Athletics Leverages BPC to Meet Evolving Financial and Management Needs
10:00 - 10:50 am
EPM Add-in Performance Improvement*
10:00 - 10:50 am
SAP Cloud Offerings
1:00 - 1:50 pm
The Consolidation Conundrum
2:00 - 2:50 pm
Data Integration Strategies
3:00 - 3:50 pm
Data Validation
4:00 - 4:50 pm
Consolidations: Comparing SAP FC & BPC
4:00 - 4:50 pm
Exploring the Book Publishing Functionality
11:00 - 11:50 am
Latest BPC Service Packs
4:00 - 4:50 pm
Microsoft Office & BPC Version Stabilization
9:00 - 9:50 am
EPM as a Bi-Directional Communication Tool for Management
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Making the Case for Ensemble Modeling
2:00 - 2:50 pm
SAP Predictive Capabilities
9:00 - 9:50 am
Darwin EPM Module Overview: CapEx & PPM
10:00 - 10:50 am
Darwin EPM Module Overview: HCM
2:00 - 2:50 pm
Darwin EPM Module Overview: Revenue Planning
3:00 - 3:50 pm
Darwin EPM Module Overview: Consolidations
9:00 - 9:50 am
How Ensign Transformed its Financial Reporting, Close Process and Automated SEC Reporting with SAP BPC
11:00 - 11:50 am
Core-Mark: Leveraging BPC to Automate Consolidation and Reporting
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Telefónica UK: From Initial Implementation to Adding “Simple Genius” with DarCE
11:00 - 11:50 am
Advanced Planning Concepts
3:00 - 3:50 pm
Performance Roundtable
10:00 - 10:50 am
The Top 10 BPC Mistakes
11:00 - 11:50 am
Analysis for Office Reporting
9:00 - 9:50 am
Keys to Sustainable Performance
11:00 - 11:50 am
Cost of Ownership Reduction
10:00 - 10:50 am
Heuristic EPM: Automating the Role of Analysts & Expanding Beyond Finance Users
9:00 - 9:50 am
Darwin EPM Module Overview: OpEx
9:00 - 9:50 am
Customer Panel: Maximizing BPC’s Value with Innovative Ideas on How to Improve Planning & Forecasting Processes
10:00 - 10:50 am
Improving the BPC User Experience
11:00 - 11:50 am
Driving Effective Analytics