Business Planning & Consolidation

Tuesday 17th September 2019 at 9:30am - 4:00pm

Opal Wave Offices , London

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As part of our UKISUG Operational Finance stream, we are pleased to do a 2nd BPC SIG event this year, available to anyone who is interested in learning what’s new and the latest in BPC. Opal Wave (our sponsor) will go through the benefit of moving BPC to the managed service in the cloud, and SAP will present what’s new in their roadmap for SAC.

Nick Cooper from will discuss the benefits of switching to Platform as a Service for SAP BPC on HANA:

Farfetch is the #1 online fashion retailer who listed on the US market last autumn. In this session, Nick Cooper, Group Financial Planning Manager will explore how employing a managed cloud hosting solution for their SAP and other applications has benefited the business through a faster implementation, reducing operating costs and a quicker ROI.

Opal Wave will also deliver a session on Reporting in SAP Analytics Cloud.

Suraj Shah from SAP will be delivering two sessions:

SAP Financial Planning & Analysis Roadmap

Will cover the SAP journey for the Financial Planning & Analysis solutions including SAP BPC and SAP Analytics Cloud (Planning)

Introduction to Planning in SAP Analytics Cloud

Get an overview of the simplified planning and analytics on one simple cloud from SAP and how to get on board the cloud planning journey

Matthew Dale from the User Group will give you an update on everything that is happening at UKISUG, including a latest Connect Update!

Opal Wave will also be putting on Drinks and networking on the Deck, this is a Rooftop bar with great views of the Thames, the Shard etc

Event Resources

Venue Details (546.69 KB)
UKISUG Update Presentation (14.05 MB)
BPC delivered via managed cloud - Nick Cooper Group Financial Planning Manager, Farfetch (2.12 MB)
SAP BPC Reporting in Analytics Cloud - Simon Bell Opal Wave (2.53 MB)

Sponsor Resource: Opal Wave Solutions Limited

SAP Financial Planning & Analysis Roadmap - Suraj Shah SAP (4.35 MB)

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