March, 2012



We are pleased to announce that SearchSAP will again be a media partner at this year’s User Conference. SearchSAP is the SAP community’s online resource for unbiased SAP-related breaking news, expert tutorials, technical tips, learning guides and SAP certification guidance.




We are pleased to announce that both ComputerworldUK and Computer Business Review will again be official media partners for this year’s User Group conference.  We thank them for their continued support.

Please stay tuned for further conference updates.




We are pleased to announce that Ray Wang from Constellation Research will again be a keynote speaker at this year’s User Group Conference.  Ray has been one of our most popular speakers over the years, so we are delighted that he will be returning .

R “Ray” Wang is the Principal Analyst and CEO at Constellation Research, Inc. and the author of the popular enterprise software blog “A Software Insider’s Point of View”. He previously was a founding partner and research analyst for enterprise strategy at Altimeter Group. With viewership in the millions of page views a year, his blog provides insight into how disruptive technologies and new business models impact the enterprise.

Stay tuned to find our more about other confirmed speakers for this year’s event.

Collaborating on IT best practice

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User Group chairman Alan Bowling discusses on Computer Weekly how IT processes can be better standardised across industry sectors and the benefits of cross-industry collaboration.

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Recently spoke with Alan Bowling and Craig Dale from the UK & Ireland SAP User Group regarding the role of the User Group and its plans for 2012, following the recent merger with the Business Objects User Group UK (BOUG UK).

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Last year’s User Conference saw us use RFID technology for the first time to connect delegates via LinkedIn.  The success of the technology see us getting a mention in a special supplement on Business Events in today’s edition of The Times.

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