SAP, the market leader in enterprise application software will participate in the second edition of the CDO Conclave.
Online PR News – 04-January-2017 – January 3,2017, Dubai,UAE – SAP will participate in the second edition of the CDO Conclave, which is scheduled for 15 to 16 March, 2017 in Dubai, UAE, as a Networking Sponsor. The event, which is organised by UMS Conferences, will focus on the importance of digital transformation and how the Chief Digital Officer (CDO) can help an organisation achieve digitisation. It will provide the vital insights and information required for an organisation to formulate an effective digital strategy.
SAP (NYSE: SAP) is a market leader in enterprise application software, and helps optimise the operations of companies of all sizes in numerous industries. With a variety of services, ranging from back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, and desktop to mobile device, SAP enables people and organisations to function more efficiently and use business insights effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services are utilised by more than 300,000 customers. They increase the profitability of operations, allow organisations to adapt constantly, and ensure sustainable growth. The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is one of the fastest growing markets for SAP, and is a key investment area for the company. Since its establishment in late 2007, SAP MENA has rapidly expanded its operations and customer base, and currently has 12 offices across the region. The company continues to strengthen its presence in the MENA market, with more than 1,100 customers, over 1,400 qualified SAP consultants, and 146 business partners to support.
“Digital transformation across the Middle East and North Africa have reached a tipping point, where organizations from the public and private sectors need to partner now in order to succeed in the era of networked economies, Internet of Things and machine learning, otherwise risk the challenge of becoming obsolete over the next few years. Chief Digital Officers are well positioned to be the drivers in guiding Middle East organizations through their digital transformation journeys, especially in the high-growth sectors of Smart Cities, sports, healthcare, and education,” said Tayfun Topkoc, Managing Director, SAP UAE.
The CDO Conclave will bring together numerous industry experts and tech gurus to help organisations navigate their digital journey and think like a CDO. It will enable participants to form an effective digitisation plan and align it with current capabilities. It will include sessions by industry leaders such as Matthew Horobin, Head of Digital, Dubai Airports, UAE; Bhanu Shekhar, Chief Digital Officer, GE, UAE and Carlos Domingo, Chief Business & Innovation Officer, Du Telecom, UAE. The event will also feature the Digital Excellence Awards, which are aimed at honouring the visionaries in the region who understood the changing dynamics and led their organisations in their quest for digital transformation.
About UMS Conferences:
Founded in 2015, UMS Conferences has an extensive portfolio of industry-leading and stimulating summits, conferences, awards and expos around the world. Known for building platforms which create value and deliver an unmatched delegate experience, UMS events offer premium branding as well as networking opportunities for partners.
With flagship events like the UAE-India Economic Forum, Arab IPO Summit, CDO Conclave, SME Banking Egypt and New Age Banking Summit, our events attract a high calibre of delegates, speakers and partners, who value the knowledge we offer. Aligning with our events is a powerful way to engage with this high-profile audience and reinforce your expertise and credibility.
Apeksha Verma | Marketing – UMS Conferences