SAUG National Summit 2013 – Sydney 11,12 September

The SAUG National Summit 2013 will take place from the 11th – 12th September, at the Hilton Hotel Sydney. As SAUG members will know, this is the flagship event in the SAUG calendar, and highlights this year include: 8 keynote presentations and 45+ customer presentations covering over 20 SAP solutions Dedicated SAP HANA Workshop, presented by Jeff Word, VP Product Strategy,... (Read more)

Adapt2 Consulting supports The Variety Cycle

Adapt2 Consulting is very pleased to support The Variety Cycle, a fun ride aiming to engage both passionate cyclists and business organisations to help raise over $1 million for Variety – the children’s charity. This grand event, departing from Sydney on 22nd March, will feature some cyclists riding for 26 days covering 3,716km taking in... (Read more)

Project Management Institute emphasises Stakeholder Management

The latest edition of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) now includes a whole new section on stakeholder management, reflecting a growing awareness among project managers of the criticality of people change management aspects for successful project implementations. Released late last year and impacting all PMI certification exams by August 2013,... (Read more)

UNESCO Mobile Learning Week – 18-22 February 2013

The second UNESCO Mobile Learning Week (MLW) will be held in Paris, France, from 18 to 22 February 2013. The event aims to explore mobile learning as a unique and significant contribution to achieving the Education for All (EFA) goals of increasing education access, quality and equality. MLW 2013 will consist of a symposium, senior... (Read more)

SAUG Canberra Forum – 13 March 2013

The SAUG Canberra Forum has been scheduled for the 13th of March 2013, at the Canberra Park Hyatt. As SAUG members will know, this is an invaluable, one-day annual event.  It provides a forum for more than 150 public sector professionals to discuss challenges unique to their SAP landscape.  It’s a great opportunity to network and... (Read more)

SAP’s Rapid Deployment Solutions Suite Increases

SAP recently announced the release of its new Incident Management rapid deployment solution, which helps customers avoid dangerous and costly workplace accidents. The new solution from SAP helps customers minimize those risks that could lead to catastrophic events and compromise business continuity, not to mention managing smaller events – similar goals to that of the... (Read more)

Oracle, SAP fight for market share in India

Oracle and SAP are going head-to-head for market share in India, where enterprises are spending more than ever before on technology. In the past few weeks, California-based Oracle, once a pure database specialist, has published advertisements specifically targeting the clients of SAP, the world’s largest business software maker. India is the main game for global growth opportunities.... (Read more)

SAP offers new environmental reporting solutions

SAP today announced two new products that will make clever use of cloud technology to improve supply-chain management and regulatory compliance for manufacturers. The new products include the Product Stewardship Network and EHS Regulatory Documentation OnDemand. Both are based on the idea of sharing information so that it only has to be collected once –... (Read more)

SAUG Sydney Plenary – 22 November

The SAP Australian User Group’s (SAUG) 40th Plenary and Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 22 November, 2012 in Sydney. The event was streamlined to one day after feedback from attendees that it is difficult to make two full days available at this time of year. Click here to view full details, including... (Read more)

SAP accelerates Mobile Solutions offering

On the 19th September, SAP announced the opening of a new SAP Mobility Design Centre in Palo Alto, Calif., to help customers meet the growing need for individualized mobile solutions.... (Read more)