Take Note: Embracing Digital Innovation Outside the Utility Industry

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The theme of this year’s SAP for Utilities Conference is “Looking Within & Beyond the Industry to Redefine the Utility”. So, what does that mean, exactly? After 10 years of successful shows, digital disruption has become the forefront issue across this entire ecosystem. It has reshaped how the industry is looking at the future, and demands change from the traditional business model. But without any precedent to follow and uncertainty looming around the corner, how does an organization adapt? Continue reading

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What Good is Data without Data Governance?

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Without accurate and sustainable data governance policies set in place, an organization’s data is deemed essentially useless. The significance behind the architecture of data—rendering it compatible for users and set to regulation standards—cannot be stressed enough. This 2017 Research Report for the SAP Utilities Conferences outlines the steps necessary to ensure a successful and reliable data governance program.

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SAP for Utilities 2016 Highlighted How to Improve Performance with Tech & Digital Solutions

039The ninth annual SAP for Utilities conference brought together a record breaking audience of over 1,000 professionals to learn how to improve their business performance in today’s digital age. Over the course of three days, attendees heard case studies and thought leadership on how to not only navigate digital transformation, but thrive and drive value from it. Here’s an overview of the top rated presentations and most talked about takeaways:

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Annual Excellence in Utilities Awards: Cast Your Vote

award1Every year since our inaugural SAP for Utilities Conference in 2007, SAP has made sure to recognize the amazing contributions that utilities organizations have on the communities they serve.  We’re truly lucky to work with an industry that continually meets the evolving demands of their customers, and embraces digital disruption as the best way to do so. While each utility has reason to be recognized, we have narrowed down the nominations to include 17 exceptional organizations. It is our privilege to announce the 2016 SAP4U Excellence in Utilities Award Nominees, and ask that you help us honor them by casting your vote today!

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Annual Excellence in Utilities Awards: Make Your Nomination

Awards imageLloyd Adams – National Vice President, Utilities, SAP

Big data… smart meters… digital billing… customer interfaces…

The utilities sector finds itself looking out at a new, information-based digital economy, and success is dependent upon the ability to adopt new capabilities and drive innovation. Digital Transformation has proven inevitable, and SAP is thrilled to serve the best as they continue on a path towards businesses that truly Run Live. Since we met last year at the industry leading SAP for Utilities conference, I’ve been amazed by the stories of those who have transformed their businesses to better operate and serve customers in this new age.

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Reinventing Power Generation, Transmission, Distribution & Retail in a Digital World

photo-1413882353314-73389f63b6fd_for webHenry Bailey – Global Vice President, Utilities Business Solutions, SAP

Ten billion people – that’s the global population projected by 2050. Some experts say this boom will more than double the demand for electricity, natural gas and water – especially as mass transit and vehicles continue to steer towards electric energy. One thing is clear – the digital economy needs (and consumers demand!), clean, dependable and affordable electricity.

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Infographic: Why Attend SAP4UTL in 2016

As the industry continues to transform and evolve the way we interact with customers, data and assets, it is more important than ever to hear solutions and expertise from your peers on how to drive success with new technology and digital innovations. No other conference will offer you a more in-depth look at the latest solutions and strategies for the complex industry issues you are faced with today. You will leave SAP for Utilities with a network of professionals and experts who you can call on year-round. It’s time to reimagine the industry!

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