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What is the SAP S/4HANA strategy all about? How can ERP be intelligent? How do extensibility and SAP S/4HANA go together?  This year, we will present a truly modern ERP system with embedded artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning – At SAP TechEd we will give you everything you need to implement, maintain, and enhance your SAP S/4HANA solution.

We developed a strategy for enabling an intelligent enterprise that revolves around SAP S/4HANA - which supports intelligent ERP and our best-of-breed solution portfolio for lines of business.

This track explores transformation journeys from on premise to the cloud, addresses how to build and operate intelligent cloud solutions and services, and focuses on the integration and extension requirements of modern enterprises.


See how cloud ERP can help you become a best-run business and sharpen your competitive edge.

If you are a developer, engineer, architect, IT Manager, or our customer or partner with a technical role, this track has everything you need to know.

We offer dedicated learning journeys that cover topics such as:

  • Your path for transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Cloud

  • Extensibility for SAP S/4HANA

  • SAP S/4HANA Migration Cockpit for a new SAP S/4HANA implementation

  • Roadmap: SAP S/4HANA Cloud

  • Value Chain Analysis – Business Process Innovation in SAP S/4HANA

  • I will talk about how we deliver E2E intelligent business processes with SAP S/4HANA

  • And you can also attend customer sessions on


At SAP TechEd  on 8-10 December, we’ll explore the latest developments, road maps, and strategies for using emerging technologies to future-proof your SAP software investment. You will have access to hundreds of sessions, all free to participate. We are offering a combination of live-streamed and on-demand sessions that range from 40 minutes dive-deep lectures to 20 minute breakout sessions, plus expert Q&As, road map sessions, and even two-hour long workshops .

This year you can enjoy SAP TechEd in its most accessible format ever. SAP TechEd will be a 48-hour virtual tech event: The Digital Transformation with Intelligent ERP​ Track agenda is expressly designed for up-to-the-minute learning and valuable interaction.



We are offering 5 Subtracks:

  • How to move to SAP S/4HANA
    Explore how an intelligent enterprise is managed with SAP S/4HANA and learn how to plan your journey to SAP S/4HANA to take full advantage of digital transformation.

ST104 Strategy Talk (30min)​ Future-Proof Your Extensibility Strategy Across SAP Solutions in 2021
ST105 Strategy Talk (30min)​ Deliver End-to-End Intelligent Business Processes with SAP S/4HANA
DT103 Lecture (40 min) Reduce Downtime for a System Conversion to SAP S/4HANA
DT104 Lecture (40 min) Custom Code Adaptation for SAP S/4HANA
DT117 Lecture (40 min) Operating SAP S/4HANA with Hyperscalers
DT100 Lecture (40 min) Paths for Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA
DT101 Lecture (40 min) System Conversion (Part 1) – Get Your Road Map to SAP S/4HANA
DT102 Lecture (40 min) System Conversion (Part 2) – Latest News for Experts
DT131 Lecture (40 min) Explore How Siemens Is Implementing New Finance Processes with SAP S/4HANA
DT128 Lecture (40 min) Moving from SAP ERP on Premise to SAP S/4HANA in Microsoft Azure
DT114 Lecture (40 min) SAP S/4HANA Movement – New Tools and Features for System Conversions
DT809 Road Map (30min)​ Road Map: SAP S/4HANA
DT127 Breakout (20 min) Data Volume Management in SAP S/4HANA – Tools and Customer Experiences
DT200 Breakout (20 min) News in Table Management for SAP S/4HANA
DT125 Breakout (20 min) Custom Code Adaptation for SAP S/4HANA
DT267 Workshop (2h)​ SAP Fiori for SAP S/4HANA – Rapid Activation and Content Management
DT918 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Interactive Q&A with Jan Gilg, President, SAP S/4HANA
DT920 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Expert Q&A on the Strategy and Execution of SAP S/4HANA Movement
DT921 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Expert Q&A on Your Transition Path to SAP S/4HANA
DT922 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Expert Q&A on the SAP S/4HANA Strategy and Road Map



  • How to get to SAP S/4HANA Cloud
    Explore how an intelligent enterprise is managed in the cloud with SAP S/4HANA Cloud and learn how to plan your journey to SAP S/4HANA Cloud to take full advantage of digital transformation.

DT118 Lecture (40 min) Accelerate Implementations of SAP S/4HANA Cloud Using SAP Activate
DT122 Breakout (20 min) Jump-Start Your SAP S/4HANA Adoption Journey
DT810 Road Map (30min)​ Road Map: SAP S/4HANA Cloud
DT105 Lecture (40 min) Using SAP S/4HANA Migration Cockpit for a New SAP S/4HANA Implementation
DT106 Lecture (40 min) The Path for Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Cloud
DT916 Expert Q&A (20min)​ How to Get to SAP S/4HANA Cloud and Lessons Learned from Customer Projects
DT261 Workshop (2h)​ Extend SAP S/4HANA to Meet Unique Business Needs the Cloud-Native Way


  • How to extend, integrate, and embed intelligence into SAP S/4HANA
    Learn how we enable customers and partners to extend SAP S/4HANA to third-party solutions or future SAP offerings by using SDKs and APIs, and how SAP S/4HANA can be embedded into other solutions or areas. Explore innovative technologies, such as machine learning and natural language interactions, and learn how SAP S/4HANA supports an intelligent enterprise.


DT119 Lecture (40 min) Value Chain Analysis – Business Process Innovations in SAP S/4HANA
DT120 Lecture (40 min) Digital Purchasing and Automated Production Processes Run Beyond Simple
DT121 Lecture (40 min) How to Extend and Customize SAP Intelligent Trade Claims Management
DT113 Lecture (40 min) Extensibility for SAP S/4HANA: The Big Picture
DT115 Lecture (40 min) Discover the Integration DNA of the Intelligent Suite from SAP
DT206 Lecture (40 min) Learn How Carrier Automates Sales Order Postprocessing with RPA
DT107 Lecture (40 min) Experience Intelligent ERP with SAP S/4HANA
DT205 Breakout (20 min) Situation Handling – One Intelligent Use Case Example in SAP S/4HANA
DT126 Breakout (20 min) Implement Bots with Robotic Process Automation in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
DT201 Breakout (20 min) Integrate Your Custom SAP S/4HANA Business Data with In-App Extensibility
DT123 Breakout (20 min) Build a Chatbot That Communicates with SAP S/4HANA Cloud
DT124 Breakout (20 min) Start Climate Action with SAP S/4HANA
DT202 Breakout (20 min) Integrating SAP S/4HANA from the Digital Core to the Edge – Made Simple
DT204 Breakout (20 min) Extend Your Business Process for Dangerous Goods Management in SAP S/4HANA
DT970 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Extensibility for SAP S/4HANA
DT811 Road Map (30min)​ Road Map: The Intelligent ERP
DT915 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Getting Started with Your First Intelligent ERP Use Case in SAP S/4HANA
DT923 Expert Q&A (20min)​ Let's Collaborate to Understand the Climate 21 Program
DT812 Road Map (30min)​ Road Map for Climate Action Powered by SAP S/4HANA
DT268 Workshop (2h)​ Leverage SAP Cloud Platform Integration Suite in Your SAP S/4HANA Journey
DT269 Workshop (2h)​ Rethink Workflow Customization for SAP S/4HANA



  • How to manage a hybrid SAP solution landscape
    Get guidance on how you can increase automation, lower costs, and improve efficiency in your hybrid landscape. Learn how to build a hybrid SAP solution landscape without disrupting your business.

DT116 Lecture (40 min) Simplify and Standardize SAP S/4HANA Landscape Management and Operations
DT111 Lecture (40 min) Discover Zero Downtime Maintenance for Upgrading SAP S/4HANA
DT112 Lecture (40 min) News on Requirements to Deploy with SAP Solution Manager and Focused Build
DT814 Road Map (30 min)​ Road Map: SAP Solution Manager 7.2 and Focused Solutions
DT203 Breakout (20 min) Manage Your Processes for Cloud and Hybrid Solutions
DT263 Workshop (2h)​ Agile Transition to SAP S/4HANA with SAP Solution Manager and Focused Build


  • How to manage a cloud-centric SAP solution landscape
    Get acquainted with the pre-configuration benefits and the ease-of-use features available for cloud-centric environments. Learn how to build, operate, and manage a cloud-centric SAP solution landscape.


DT109 Lecture (40 min) Simplify the Way You Manage and Scale Your SAP Systems in the Cloud
DT110 Lecture (40 min) SAP Cloud ALM for Implementation: Overview, Lessons Learned, and Road Map
DT108 Lecture (40 min) Navigate Your Cloud Journey with Maintenance Planner
DT813 Road Map (30 min)​ Road Map: SAP Landscape Management
DT266 Workshop (2h)​ Implement SAP S/4HANA Cloud with SAP Best Practices Using SAP Cloud ALM


So, what are you waiting for? Register now at SAP TechEd and get your seat at the table.