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Dear Utilities Community,

The Utilities community came together in Milan, Italy from April 2-4, 2019. Miguel Gaspar Silva summarized the highlights of the event. Read more

For the first time, you can watch the keynotes from Peter Maier, Peter Molengraaf, Enel and IBU Head Miguel Gaspar Silva via this live stream.

We recorded some videos at the event. Please watch the customer, industry experts, and partner interviews.

NB Power about their digital transformation. Look at the conference presentation here

TasNetworks: Business Transformation with SAP S/4HANA. Look at the conference presentation here

City of Cape Town: Journey to Improve field-to-system alignment with mobile app enablement. Look at the conference presentation here 

Customer Presentations:

Customer Name Topic Link
City of Cape Town Journey to improve field-to-system alignment with Mobile App enablement >>presentation
De Watergroep How water leakage reporting and detecting at De Watergroep has become child's play thanks to SAP >>presentation
ENEL SAP S/4HANA for Utilities @ENEL >>presentation
ENEL Distribution Enel Eletropaulo leverages predictive analytics >>presentation
ESKOM Journey to SAP S/4HANA - A South African tale >>presentation
FARYS/TMVW FARYS move to an intelligent enterprise >>presentation
Innogy SAP S/4HANA implementation @ Innogy - - A major step towards the intelligent enterprise >>presentation
Illumina Transforming a company in just 15 months >>presentation
MVV Forming future sales & marketing platform for utilities and enabling new business models >>presentation
NB Power Journey to a Digital Energy Future >>presentation
NKM Chatbots for Customer Communication: Automation and Intuitive Digital Service Experience in an Integrated Environment >>presentation
PG&E Changing the Game - Blockchain for Traceability >>presentation
TasNetworks The start and go-live on SAP S/4HANA >>presentation
Transener Digital Transformation - SAP Cloud Platform Mobility Management by drones assistance >>presentation

Expert Interview with Peter Molengraaf, Industry Executive and former CEO of Alliander

Partner Interview with Accenture about co-development projects between Accenture and SAP

Partner Interview with EY about their energy offerings and what customers can expect in the highly competitive utilities industry

Partner Interview with IBM about their innovations, expectations and how they leverage the SAP Cloud Platform

Partner Interview with Natuvion on how they help utilities companies comply with new data privacy laws affecting energy industry customers

Partner Interview with Wipro on their innovations and investements in their technology and how they helped utilities companies to accelerate their deployments

More Videos:

Experience the Intelligent Enterprise

In an exclusive interview Miguel Gaspar Silva tells us what excites him most in his new role, why he recommends you becoming intelligent enterprises for utilities, and what his favorite intelligent process is.

SAP Cloud for Utilities

Utilities companies extend their product and service offering to increase margins and customer retention. Axel Memminger, product owner for the SAP Cloud for Utilities outlines what this solution covers today and what you can expect in the future. He also discusses the transition path for our existing IS-U customers.  At the event, we will have several offerings around this topic: a workshop, a track session, and microforum sessions. We are happy to schedule a meeting with the experts at the SAP info booth.

SAP Cloud for Energy

SAP Cloud for Energy is the next evolution of our energy data management solution in the public cloud environment and a key element of the overall cloud strategy. Watch the interview with our expert Holger Schweinfurth to learn more about this solution. Holger and the other experts are looking forward to meeting you in Milan. You are invited to attend the half-day workshop on the pre-conference day, the “SAP Cloud for Energy” session on April 3rd at 16:30 in the Intelligent Enterprise track, and microforum sessions in the exhibition.


SAP Leonardo Intelligent Technologies

SAP Leonardo is a combination of intelligent technologies, services, and utilities industry expertise that can help you optimize your processes and resources – and ignite innovation in any area of your business. Read the 9 investments utilities are making to become intelligent enterprises.

Sarawak Energy, one of the leading hydroelectric energy producers in Southeast Asia, held a presentation at the event on how they deployed the SAP Moving Asset solution and how this helped them to gain a complete view of fleet usage, improve fleet-management productivity, optimize fleet maintenance, and encourage safer driving. Read their story.

Journey to SAP S/4HANA

The electricity distribution and transmission company TasNetworks was a merger of two companies. To simplify their technology landscape, they embarked on a business transformation enabled by SAP solutions. Thanks to their transformation project, TasNetworks now has a best in class technology foundation for future growth and innovation. TasNetwork talked about their go-live in the SAP S/4HANA track. Watch the video.

Private and Industrial Prosumer

Digital transformation expert Joerg Ferchow explains in the video why the energy markets are changing and what the difference is between a private and industrial/commercial prosumer. While the private consumers want to produce their own energy and need to be convinced to become a prosumer, the industrial consumers want to optimize their energy streams. We demonstrated this at exhibition and in varous microforum sessions. Watch the video

Partners at the Conference

Partner Pod: AED SICAD: GIS Applications for the Utilities Industry

AED-SICAD GmbH is one of Europe’s largest providers of state-of-the-art GIS applications based on Esri platform for the utilities industry.
Our partner gave a presentation together with Westnetz, one of the largest electricity DSO in Germany, about “The Data Perspective: Added Value of a Tight GIS – SAP Integration”.  Read more

Partner Pod: Natuvion: Data Privacy, SAP S/4HANA Transformation and SAP Cloud for Energy for the Utilities Industry

Natuvion helps customers transition to SAP S/4HANA Cloud, the SAP S/4HANA on-premise software or SAP Cloud for Energy, while respecting privacy and protection programs. Natuvion provides a full analysis and solution road map to help companies become compliant with international data privacy regulations, such as the General Data Privacy Regulation. Read more

Partner Pod: PROLOGA: Solutions for the Utilities Industry and Waste Management Sector

PROLOGA creates business-oriented, high-performance software solutions for the utilities industry and waste management sector. Read their blog about the “SAP Mobile On-Site Billing for SAP Utilities by PROLOGA” solution or visit our partner at their booth to learn more about their offering. Read more

Do you have any questions? We are happy to answer them.

Best regards,