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Join nearly 400 of your fellow Industrial Machinery and Components attendees at the 2015 SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference in Orlando from May 5 to May 7, 2015.

Customer after customer continues to tell us that this 3-day conference provided a level of understanding of the entire SAP ecosystem that would have taken months to gain under normal circumstances.  The networking you will establish at this event will become a true competitive advantage for you as you learn about SAP’s Best Practices and leverage the relationships you have made with SAP experts and fellow industrial customers.

Understand the strength of the SAP IM&C community by participating in executive roundtable discussions with other customers and perspective clients, networking with industry peers to earn from their experiences, schedule 1:1 meetings with existing SAP customers, and participate in a wide array of activities I mentioned in an earlier blog, Top 10 Reasons for an Industrial Manufacturer to Attend SAPPHIRE NOW & ASUG ANNUAL CONFERENCE in Orl....

Here is just a sample of the sessions that are extremely relevant for Industrial Machinery and Components companies.

Tuesday May 5, 2015

IN21029:  Create and Sell Complete Solutions Simply - 11 to 11:20am - IN101

IN20725:  Power Up by Placing Customers at the Center of Your Business - 1 to 1:45pm - Theater 4

IN20745:  Kickstart Your Business with Preconfigured Best Practice Support for IM&C - 2 to 2:20pm - IN101

IN20740:  Explore the Functionality of Complex Assembly Manufacturing Software - 3 to 3:20pm - IN101

Wednesday May 6, 2015

LB20760: Drive Compliance in Discrete Manufacturing with Industry 4.0 Track & Trace - LB221

IN21031:  Simplify Your Business with Effective Collaboration - 2 to 2:20pm - IN101

IN20743:  Streamline Configure, Price, and Quote in E-Commerce and Internal Sales - 4 to 4:20pm - IN101

IN20750:  Monitor and Control Product Costs in Early Engineering and Beyond - 4 to 4:45pm - IN106

Thursday May 7, 2015

LB20759:  Achieve Innovation in the Internet of Things with Connected Manufacturing - LB221

IN20734:  Use Business Intelligence to Ensure That Projects Work As Planned - 1 to 1:20pm -Theater 5

IN20751:  See the Future of Product Innovation & Collaborative Product Development - 4 to 4:45pm - IN106

IN20738:  Reinvent Business with the Real-Time Power of the Internet of Things - 5 to 5:30pm - Theater 3

Additionally, please sure to stop by the Industrial Machinery and Components Expert Table, located at IN114 on the Industries Campus in the Discrete Manufacturing Area, to experience the solutions that help IM&C solution providers run, grow, and transform their business networks to better serve their customers in a digitized world.  Meet with SAP experts to learn how we can help you design, sell, build, deliver, & maintain complex solutions & create real value from the Industrial Internet of Things.

See you in Orlando in less than two weeks!

David Parrish is the Global Director of Industrial Machinery & Components Solutions Marketing for SAP. Before joining SAP, David held various product and industry marketing positions with J.D. Edwards, PeopleSoft, and QAD going back to 1999. Prior to J.D. Edwards, Dave held transportation, warehouse, manufacturing, purchasing, and materials management roles in the industrial, automotive, and medical device sectors. Dave has a B.S. in Advertising from the University of Illinois-Urbana, an MBA in Transportation Management from the University of Colorado-Boulder, and a Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) from the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS).