September 2016 webinars with treasury, finance, supply chain, analytics and Blockchain topics along with a whole lot of industry acronyms: ERP, SAP, ROI, FSCM Solution, EHP 7/8… see a few continuing education opportunities below.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | 9 a.m. (CT)
(Adam Smith Awards 2016 Overall Winner – Best SWIFT Solution)
This is not just about SWIFT – the company was also implementing a new ERP platform. They now cover the whole world (and they are present in over 100 countries) with just eight banks. The SWIFT solution is now live in more than 50 countries and they expect to complete the project in the summer of 2017.
Speaker: Benedikt Zimmermann-Kuehne, Cash Manager | Kuehne + Nagel
Facilitator: John Nicholas, Research Director | Treasury Today Group
Friday, September 9, 2016 | 1 p.m. (CT)
Hosted by: Treasury & Financial Risk Management
Want more from the SAP FSCM Solution in order support the entire Receivables Business Process Chain? Attend this session to learn more about the the Functionality and features SAP offers with the following SAP Modules:
In this session we will provide an overview of above functionality from both EHP 7 & 8, together with a live system demonstration of some new features in EHP 7/8.
Shyam Balani, Director | BizIT Consultants
Rakesh Narain, Consultant | BizIT Consultants
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 | 10:30-10:45 a.m. (CT) a 15 minute webinar
Hosted by SAPinsight
Same day ACH payments will be available on September 23rd of this year. Do you plan to take advantage of it? If not, how do you make sure existing ACH payments won’t be sent as Same Day ACH? Attend this Tip Tuesday to get a quick glimpse of the new requirement and a checklist of questions to ask internally to make sure you are prepared.
Speaker: Amber Christian, Founder | ConsultAce
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | 10 a.m. (CT)
To make better-informed business decisions in the digital economy, you must be able to quickly analyze and share insight across your entire organization. But how can you do this in business environments that span a wide range of data sources and devices?
SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise, premium edition, provides a complete analytics offering — including the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform, mobile technology, predictive analytics, and enhanced big data analytics —that enables you to rapidly analyze distributed log data across enterprise and Hadoop systems and share this information with any user, on any device.
Join this live Q&A to learn how the premium edition of SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise can provide you with the analytics capabilities you need to succeed in the digital economy. You will find answers to pressing questions on how to best leverage SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise, such as:
How can we easily find hidden insights in our data?
Can you share best practices for building sophisticated predictive models?
How does SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise deliver contextual analytics across all enterprise and big data systems?
How can we gain insight into large volumes of operational and contextual data taken from enterprise applications, data warehouses, data lakes, and IoT sensors?
Can you discuss the use and functionality of on-premise predictive analytics?
Speaker: Chandran Saravana, Senior Director, Advanced Analytics | SAP
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | 9 a.m. (CT)
Blockchain will impact all industries, not just financial services. The technology likely to have the greatest impact on the enterprise and the global economy has arrived, and it’s not the social web, big data, the cloud or even artificial intelligence. It’s Blockchain. The first generation of the digital revolution brought us the Internet of information. The second generation-powered by blockchain technology-is bringing us the Internet of Value: a new, distributed platform that can help us reshape the world of business and transform the old order of human affairs for the better.
Speaker: Don Tapscott, CEO | The Tapscott Group Inc. and author of Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is changing Business, Money the World.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | 1 p.m. (CT)
Join us to discuss how to calculate the potential ROI of accounts payable process optimization projects using standard SAP software reports, detailed questionnaires, and third-party analysis tools. Learn from real-world stories that demonstrate different process optimization options and the resulting benefits.
Speaker: Brian Shannon, Chief Strategy Officer | Dolphin