Benjamin Beberness – VP and Global Head, Oil and Gas Industry Business Unit, SAP Jake Turner – GM Process Design and SAP S/4HANA Development, Suncor Energy
Oil and gas companies were focused on diversification long before the price of U.S. oil futures turned negative during the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic, but moving beyond the barrel now seems more urgent that ever. Learn how SAP is helping companies accelerate their digital transformation to excel in today’s new normal. Hear what your oil and gas peers are doing to compete in the current environment and what SAP is doing to help them. Plus, gain insights into the SAP Industry Cloud vision for oil and gas, and hear how it could accelerate your digital transformation.
Now, more than ever, it’s critical to boost productivity and do more with fewer resources. Learn how other oil and gas companies save thousands of hours annually while improving data quality with smart SAP automation solutions from Winshuttle. You’ll hear how companies use SAP-enabled Excel workbooks and forms and workflow solutions to streamline business processes in areas such as plant maintenance, materials management, fixed asset management, customer and vendor onboarding, lease management with production revenue accounting (PRA) t-codes, and much more.
11:10 a.m. CT/12:10 p.m. ET
Evert Ruijs – Lead Design Authority, Shell
Over the next 10 years Shell will transform its ERP landscape to become simpler and agile. Shell will be moving from 30 ERPs with a variable design to an SAP S/4HANA landscape with multiple instances and tenants sharing a common design, which includes common data definitions and seamless data flows. In this presentation, you will hear what activities Shell has started, including progress on our efforts to deliver a common data model across the ERP landscape, our view on how we will drive the implementation of the data model, and how we prepare for the data
11:35 a.m. CT/12:35 p.m. ET
Phung Ngo-Burns – Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer, NexTier OilField Solutions Inc. Umar Farooq – VP Information Technology, NexTier OilField Solutions Inc. Shivesh Sharma – Managing Director, Accenture
In October 2019, the merger of C&J Energy Services and Keane Group Inc. created NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. The merged company leveraged SAP S/4HANA as a common platform to standardize processes and drive synergies of $120-plus million. Accenture partnered with NexTier to transition to an enterprise-wide system of SAP S/4HANA in a record 14 weeks, using an Agile delivery approach. Learn how NexTier was able to accomplish improved reporting, simplified workflow, reduction in manual effort, improved audit and system controls, simplified accounts payable process, improved supply chain efficiencies, and a reduction in IT customization.
12:05 p.m. CT/1:05 p.m. ET
Rajesh Satewar – Director, Enterprise and Digital Applications, Murphy Oil Corporation
In 2019, with SAP Cloud Platform, Murphy Oil implemented complex solutions with graphics for high-velocity frac data. Further, the organization built a remote assistant to bridge knowledge gaps in its workforce and iRPA for automating forecasting models. Key outcomes included real-time visual representation of drilling and completion process, which aids rapid decision-making, communication across disciplines, consistency, and repeatability in completions and operations process. Efforts also led to lowering operational cost and expenses leveraging remote assistant, bringing down operational risks and discrepancies in system leveraging bots, and breaking down organizational and data silos.
12:30 p.m. CT/1:30 p.m. ET
Lee Johnson – CIO, Tidewater Alan Manuel – Chief Product and Marketing Officer, Protera Matthew Lobaugh – SAP Beyond Infrastructure, Amazon Web Services
The merger of Gulfmark with Tidewater brought a new opportunity to embrace automation, optimize the supply chain, and position the combined company for greater process maturity. During this panel discussion, hear from Tidewater CIO on how the journey to SAP on AWS in just nine months brought benefits such as an intelligent platform to transform both businesses, decreased cost by $65 million, and accelerated key business process by five times.
12:55 p.m. CT/1:55 p.m. ET
Tom Wailgum – ASUG
Tune in for a recap of the day.
1:00 p.m. CT/2:00 p.m. ET
Robyn Tweedy - VP and CIO, Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) Jackie Grunwald - CIO, Advansix Kristin Lampka - Account Executive, SAP EME, Intel Moderator: Kelly Dowling - Senior Manager, Enterprise Content, ASUG
ASUG Women Connect exists to help women in SAP technology visualize and inspire success. We are excited to bring together female leaders from different industries to share their unique insights and perspectives on leading through a crisis. Join us for a panel discussion on building and relying on a network of other women, mentorship, and more. Key topics include effective leadership and how it allows direct reports to contribute to the organization, valuable lessons learned and how to apply them going forward, and how we can support our network of women during this pandemic.
1:35 p.m. CT/2:35 p.m. ET
Speakers will be announced soon.
Join your peers for a focused networking discussion presented on industry hot topics such as mobility, SAP S/4HANA, hydrocarbon accounting, capital projects, and more. Gain visibility into the challenges and successes other SAP customers are experiencing and acquire new ideas for real-world solutions. Be ready to share your experience, discuss challenges, ask/answer questions, and give advice to your peers during this active exchange.
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