July 2016
10:30 am

SAP Innovation Center A Day at the Innovation Centre, exploring working methods, people and products.

Konrad-Zuse-Ring 10, 14469 Potsdam
Our Managing Partner Nancy Birkhölzer and Founder Reto Wettach will be giving a keynote talk at the opening of the second building at the SAP Innovation Center in Potsdam. They will be addressing a group of over 200 representatives from academia, business and politics, for a day dedicated to exploring innovative working methods, people and products. Read the recap of the event and see pics here

Since 2011, some of the smartest and most creative talents from around the world have joined SAP team in Potsdam. As big ideas need even bigger spaces, they would like to celebrate the opening of their second brand new building with you. They will open their doors and give you sneak a peek behind the scenes.

It's your chance to get a glimpse of some of their most captivating projects. Get inspired by interesting talks and ddep dive into topics in panel discussions. A day full of interesting and inspiring sessions lies ahead of you. Use the opportunity to network with the guests and meet thought leaders from academia, politics, business, and media - join us for the Open House Day!



09:30am – 10:30am Registration & Welcome

10:30am – 10:45am Welcome

  •  Stefan Ries | Chief Human Resources Officer, SAP

10:45am – 10:50am Greeting 

  • Albrecht Gerber | Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Brandenburg

10:50am – 11:15am Keynote

  • Prof. Reto Wettach | University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and  Founder of IXDS
  • Nancy Birkhölzer | Managing Partner of IXDS

11:15am – 11:30am Coffee Break & Networking

11:30am – 12:30pm Panel
How to Run a Successful Innovation Center | Experiences and Best Practices  

  • Dr. Jürgen Müller / Head of SAP Innovation Center Network
  • Olivier Hervé | Principal Strategy and Transformation, Capgemini
  • Sebastian Fittko | Berlin Outpost Lead of RWE Innovation Hub
  • Thomas Eisenbarth | Leiter Business Innovation, Daimler AG

12:30pm – 01:30pm Lunch & Networking
01:30pm – 02:00pm Panel
How Artificial Intelligence Reinvents Businesses | The Impact of Machine Learning

02:15pm – 02:45pm Panel
Budget Management with SAP RealSpend - How Live Business provides Value for Managers

03:00pm – 03:15pm Coffee Break & Networking

12:30pm – 04:30pm Project Exhibition throughout the day
Showcasing projects we are working on & opportunity to interact directly with project teams

Also there will be five Deep Dives. You can choose two to attend.

03:15pm – 03:45pm          First slot
04:00pm – 04:30pm        Second slot

SAP Financial Statement Insights for profit and loss | Discover Hidden Trends in your Financial Data

Discover how SAP Financial Statement Insights for profit and loss lets you discover hidden trends and insights in your financial data by visualizing cumulative account balances over time. Find out how to easily identify trends and growth drivers, how to understand your financial situation, and spot variances with our cloud-based web app.

Artificial Intelligence | How to Create an Intelligent Enterprise with Machine Learning Machine

Learning is one of the hottest global trends that reinvents business performance. Learn about how artificial intelligence helps businesses transform their data into value-generating assets and get to know first intelligent enterprise solutions powered by Machine Learning.

Federate & Conquer | The Virtuous Cycle of Health Information Sharing

Healthcare costs are rising and the efficacy of treatment is still unsatisfying in major complex diseases, such as cancer or diabetes. We will discuss the challenges and potential solutions around utilizing health data to improve patient outcomes.

Knowledge Workspace | How to Do Collaborative Problem-Solving and Decision-Making in your Financial Data

SAP Knowledge Workspace enables seamless collaboration by providing instant access to integrated information for faster, more informed, meaningful decision-making in the digital enterprise. Instead of spendling endless time on email chains, and searching for data in disparate systems, teams can bring all the information and experts together in one place to gain predictive insights and take action quickly. Learn about the future for workspaces.

Rethink SAP Real Estate Management | How to Manage your Corporate Building Portfolio

Engage with SAP Real Estate Management on the second largest operating expense block on every company’s balance sheet and get hold of your financial situation while thriving through the digitalization without extensive IT efforts. Learn how to improve your corporate real estate portfolio by displaying opportunities for cost minimizations and managing your buildings effectively. Effectively in Real-Time.

We are very much looking forward to see you in Potsdam!

Apply for yout ticket here.