Following CHINA SAPPHIRE NOW, a SAPPHIRE FORUM was held in Shenzhen on 17 April to bring the event closer to SAP customers in this most vigorous city in southern China. 320 students and professors from Shenzhen University, Southern University of Technology, Jinan University and Sun Yat-Sen University participated in this SAPPHIRE FORUM.
The whole day event gave students and professors an insight into SAP new technology and solutions, as well as our commitment to cultivate ERP talent, fresh graduate hiring plan in 2012. In student session in the afternoon, students actively interacted with SAP Architect, Product Manager, Support Consultants and HR manager. We also introduced the UAC portal and our official WEIBO (Chinese twitter) to the students. At the end of event, SAP Talent Acquisition team announces the opening positions of intern and fresh hires. 214 students submitted their CVs. HR and hiring manager from SAP conducted on-site interviews for 147 AGS applicants.