Transformation Day London 2018

Near Zero - Closing the gap between business strategy and technology execution

Sign up for this year's Transformation Day event in central London on 16 May 2018 to find out how companies are using cutting edge transformation software to close the gap between business strategy and technology execution.

SNP is The Transformation Company. Our experts and customers will explain how our transformation software is helping companies to split, merge, harmonise, move and upgrade their SAP systems in months not years, allowing businesses to react rapidly to change and realise the benefits of new business opportunities and technological innovation.



4.00pm - Registration

Registration opens at the St James’s Hotel & Club and refreshments are served.

4.30pm - Introduction and Opening

A warm welcome and an introduction to the agenda, themes and keynote speakers at this year’s Transformation Day.

Presenter: Ben McGrail, Managing Director, SNP

4.45pm - Near Zero: Closing The Gap

Julian will explore how companies can take advantage of transformation software to close the gap between business strategy and technology execution, and respond rapidly to changing business models, innovations in technology, and political and regulatory change.

Presenter: Julian Brumby, Head of Client Services, SNP

5.15pm - Divesting with Confidence

Mergers and Acquisitions create significant opportunities but also cause major disruption not least in how they impact ERP systems. IT leaders need to be ready to respond quickly. In this session, Marcus will explain how companies can carve out or delete divested entities or business units from SAP in months not years, with full transactional history and complete flexibility.

Presenter: Marcus Scott, Director - International Consulting, SNP

6.00pm - Refreshments

A short break for coffee and refreshments.

6.15pm - Migrating SAP to the Cloud with Near-Zero Downtime

Along with Adam Hill from Amazon Web Services, we will explore the challenges around migrating large SAP landscapes to the cloud and explain the solutions and approaches that allow us to do this rapidly, in one step and with minimal risk and disruption to business operations, and near-zero downtime at cutover.

Presenters: Philip Carvalho, SNP & Adam Hill, SAP Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

7.00pm - Client Story: Capita S/4HANA Programme

Richard Good will explain the company strategy and business case driving Capita’s Smarter Faster Finance S/4HANA implementation and take us through their roadmap, deployment approach and the lessons they have learned so far.

Presenter: Richard Good, SAP Programme Director, Capita

7.45pm - Networking, Drinks & Canapes

Continue your discussions with our speakers and guests over evening drinks and canapes.