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SAPPHIRE NOW is coming soon, and we are excited to share some details about the Asset Management presence at the three-day event in Orlando, Florida, on June 5–7.

Check out the list of can’t-miss Asset Management sessions we’ve compiled below:

Map Out Your Drive to Efficiency with Spatially Enabled Business Processes

Tuesday, June 5 | 11:00 a.m.

Navigate systems intuitively and gain better insights with a map-based user experience created through geo-enabled asset management processes and master data. See how the federation of business data with geographic information systems (GISs) provides a single map view, lowering TCO and enhancing the business value of your asset data.

Road Map: SAP S/4HANA Asset Management

Tuesday, June 5 | 11:00 a.m.

This session provides information about road maps for an asset management-related scenario in SAP S/4HANA, which includes a large number of improvements to simplify maintenance planning and execution processes, as well as embedded analytics.

Connect Machines and Businesses Everywhere in One Seamless Network

Tuesday, June 5 | 12:00 p.m.

Support data integrity and collaborative asset management with a central repository for maintenance-related data serving as a digital twin of the physical equipment. Empower operators to access up-to-date asset data while enabling manufacturers to automatically receive asset usage and failure data. Do it all with SAP Asset Intelligence Network.

Evergreen Packaging Rethinks Plant Maintenance with SAP Screen Personas

Tuesday, June 5 | 12:30 p.m.

In extending the SAP Plant Maintenance and maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) functionality to several converting facilities, Evergreen used SAP Screen Personas to streamline the user experience, leading to faster adoption and user satisfaction. This session covers the life of the project, focusing on screen design, branding, and tips for a successful SAP Screen Personas deployment.

Enable End-to-End Asset Lifecycle Management with Asset Data Governance

Tuesday, June 5 | 02:00 p.m.

Transform your organization’s approach to digital supply chain initiatives with digital twins, a new, disruptive concept in asset data management. Learn how to visualize and share asset master data with the SAP Asset Information Workbench application by Utopia, and explore end-to-end asset lifecycle management through well-designed digital twins.

Making Fairfax Water Great by Optimizing the Integration of Plant Maintenance and Materials Manageme...

Tuesday, June 5 | 02:00 p.m.

Eight years after go-live, Fairfax County Water Authority realized, with new procurement leadership's support, that it had only scratched the surface when it came to utilizing the integration between the materials management and plant maintenance functionality of SAP software. Fairfax Water began to make use of contracts, auto purchase orders, and the Open Catalog Interface.

SAP Geographical Enablement Framework: Spatially Enable Asset Management

Tuesday, June 5 | 03:15 p.m.

Having a map-centric approach for dealing with mission-critical asset management processes is a best practice in many industries. SAP Geographical Enablement Framework works as the foundation to spatially enable SAP Business Suite applications and SAP S/4HANA solutions. The framework provides data federation between your enterprise GIS system and SAP solutions.

Transform Plant Operations by Digitalizing Asset Information

Tuesday, June 5 | 03:30 p.m.

Increase transparency and save money by eliminating information silos and cumbersome paper-based processes. Discover how Valero Energy Corporation partnered with SAP to implement its digital transformation and achieved improved productivity, reliability, compliance, and worker safety while reducing costs and environmental impact.

Improve Asset Performance and Reliability with Predictive Insights

Wednesday, June 6 | 01:00 p.m.

Get digital insights on industrial asset performance based on real-time, predictive engineering analysis. Improve asset availability and reliability to maximize overall equipment effectiveness. Combine Big Data analytics with physics-based simulations to gain live asset performance insights, all with the SAP Predictive Engineering Insights solution.

Norfolk Southern: How SAP Fiori Can Improve Business Users' Lives

Wednesday, June 6 | 04:00 p.m.

Norfolk Southern (NS) shares its project experience and tips for enterprise asset management (EAM). Hear how NS handles notification and work order management using SAP Fiori apps on the go – anywhere, anytime. SAP Fiori offers role-based, simple, coherent apps and provides better user satisfaction, as users can focus on "only" key required fields on the screen. NS also shares its realized business benefits.

Optimize Asset Management by Going Mobile

Wednesday, June 6 | 05:30 p.m.

Increase productivity by gaining full visibility into asset information with mobile apps. Discover the business cases, benefits, scenarios, and strategies for implementing mobile asset management solutions from SAP. Find out about the next-generation SAP Asset Manager mobile app, a result of the partnership between SAP and Apple.

Effective Planning and Scheduling Using SAP Multiresource Scheduling 9.0 at Newmont Mining

Thursday, June 7 | 11:00 a.m.

Newmont Mining deployed the SAP Multiresource Scheduling 9.0 application for better planning and scheduling of maintenance work orders. This session covers the software’s demand view features, including leveling the work center capacities of contractors and employees, dynamically scheduling work orders, grouping work orders, checking material availability, using resource view features such as assigning tools, and more.

Optimize Asset Strategy and Performance Management

Thursday, June 7 | 12:30 p.m.

Support the asset management organization in defining, planning, and monitoring the optimal maintenance strategy for physical assets by providing the required level of collaboration and integration as well as the needed data and analytics. See how to do it all with SAP Asset Strategy and Performance Management application.

Improve Resource Availability Through Collaboration and Automation

Thursday, June 7 | 12:30 p.m.

Increase the safety, reliability, and productivity of your assets by gaining better visibility into the availability of maintenance resources. Automate maintenance scheduling processes, strengthen cross-organizational collaboration, meet stringent benchmarks, and gain insight into workloads with SAP S/4HANA Asset Management for resource scheduling.

Follow AstraZeneca’s Journey to Harmonization with Mobile Asset Management

Thursday, June 7 | 01:30 p.m.

Consider a mobile-enabled solution for improving asset management governance and technician productivity. Learn how a long-standing demand for just such a solution led biopharmaceutical giant, AstraZeneca PLC, to go from concept to productive regional deployments. Leverage the company’s insight into stakeholder management and deployment planning.

The City of San Diego's Journey Towards Spatial Enablement

Thursday, June 7 | 02:00 p.m.

Explore the following topics: selection of hybrid approach using SAP Geographical Enablement Framework and SAP HANA, spatial edition; functional requirements including integration of SAP Geo Enablement Framework with SAP Multiresource Scheduling, SAP Work Manager, SAP Master Data Governance, and Lemur; use of SAP Geo Enablement Framework and EAM functionality to replace scheduling tools and street-sweeping route tracking.

Deepen Insight into Your Assets Using the Internet of Things

Thursday, June 7 | 03:00 p.m.

Move from reactive to predictive maintenance and service by analyzing large volumes of both operational and business data. Master proactive asset management with the SAP Predictive Maintenance and Service solution. Predict maintenance and service needs accurately by applying deep insight into asset history and trends.

Explore Innovations for Improving Asset Management

Thursday, June 7 | 03:30 p.m.

Empower your asset management team to run at its best. Learn how the exceptional user experience in SAP S/4HANA and the SAP Cloud portfolio can drive efficiency. See how innovations such as the network of digital twins plus enhancements in collaborative asset management, predictive maintenance, and mobile asset management can boost productivity.

Asset Management, R&D, and Engineering MeetUp

Thursday, June 7 | 04:00 p.m.

Join fellow attendees working in the enterprise asset management, R&D, and engineering lines of business for casual networking and conversation. Take this opportunity to make connections based on your common interests and meet with experts in a relaxed environment.

SAP Enterprise Asset Management

Topic Station | Open During Show Floor Hours

Redefine asset management in the digital world. Adopt consistent approaches to enterprise asset management (EAM) that can help you sustain value over the entire asset lifecycle. Maximize the return on physical assets, improve overall equipment effectiveness, and manage asset-related risks with SAP solutions.

Product Compliance and EHS Management

Topic Station | Open During Show Floor Hours

Streamline operational risk management and comply proactively with environment, health, and safety (EHS) regulations. Reduce cost and risk with product compliance solutions from SAP while increasing market share. Grow your company with confidence by relying on SAP solutions for sustainability.


Start putting together your personal agenda today. Check out the full SAPPHIRE NOW Asset Management Sample Agenda.

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Assess Digital Maturity of Asset Management Operations at SAPPHIRE NOW

SAP’s Enterprise Asset Management benchmarking survey is an executive focused strategic value assessment that enables you to understand your digital maturity across capital project management, asset operations and maintenance, and environment, health, and safety processes. The results of the survey will help you understand your performance vis-à-vis your peers and can be used as key input for enabling intelligent assets, real-time collaboration, efficient maintenance operations and a connected workforce.

You are invited to book your survey session at the SAP Enterprise Asset Management Topic Station onsite.