Summer Academy 2019

August 26th - 28th

Vilnius, Lithuania

Expand your professional network and open up career opportunities


Gain knowledge and experience on trending topics within Technology and Business industry


Work with real-life business use cases provided by SAP and partners


SAP Next-Gen Baltics is an initiative launched by SAP in the Baltic countries as a continuity of successful SAP Next-Gen student events in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. It aims to provide local students with an outstanding opportunity to gain knowledge and experience on trending topics within Technology and Business industry, solve real-life business use cases, expand professional network and open up career possibilities.

SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019 is a 3-day summer academy that will take place on August 26-28 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Grab your chance to apply now and become one of the very first participants of SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019! Number of seats is limited so make sure we meet you!




You will be invited to join 3 days of sessions and workshops hosted by SAP experts from Scandinavia. Each day will have a specific topic that will contain the following elements: introduction, short methodology and theory, group work on assignments and cases, group presentations and winner team announcement.

There will also be local SAP partners and clients joining the academy as guest speakers so you will have a great opportunity to learn about their business specifics and open up the doors for your career during the joint networking event.

And not to mention all the fun and amazing experiences you will share with your peers and mentors during the social activities!


Main topics of SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019:


Design Thinking

Business Analytics

Machine Learning

Networking / Career Development



The purpose of SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019 summer academy is specifically designed around social networking, while simultaneously exploring how new technologies are disrupting global industries and markets. SAP and our guest speakers expect to give students a once in a lifetime experience and a new skillset which you can take with you in your future career path. Participants will also expand their professional network with SAP, partners and other mentors within the industry. Lastly participants will receive a final diploma with new competencies and skills listed.



Who Can Apply?

We wish to host a diverse group of Technology and Business students from various universities and schools, both on bachelor and master levels. There is a limited number of seats available for the summer academy and applicants will be chosen based on the motivation expressed in the application process.



Practical Information

Event date: August 26-28, 2019

Event place: Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva, Konstitucijos pr. 20, Vilnius

Deadline for application: June 30, 2019

Date for final confirmation of acceptance: July 15, 2019

Number of seats is limited

Official event language is English

Participation for students is free of charge

It is an all-inclusive event, apart from traveling expenses (students cover individually)

Accommodation for non-Vilnius based students can be provided upon request



Apply Today!
Do you wish to be one of the first participants? Fill out the registration form and explain why YOU should be a part of the SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019!



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Agenda Overview

Join the First SAP Next-Gen Summer Academy!

SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019 aims to provide local students with an outstanding opportunity to gain knowledge and experience on trending topics within Technology and Business industry, solve real-life business use cases, expand professional network and open up career possibilities.

Join the first SAP summer academy in Lithuania, take part in interesting workshops, network with SAP partners and clients, and share unforgettable experiences with peers and mentors alike!


SAP Next-Gen Experiences

SAP Next-Gen started as a student community initiative in Denmark almost 2 years ago and since then has expanded to all Nordic countries as a series of events and workshops dedicated for local students. More than 400 students have participated in SAP Next-Gen events by now and here are a few of them sharing their feedback with you:

SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019
SAP Speakers

SAP places a high value on inviting top professional and experienced speakers to our events in order to provide participants with the best experience and framework for personal development.

SAP Next-Gen Baltics 2019 will be hosted by the best SAP speakers from Scandinavia who will present and teach within their expertise areas. Specific profiles will be presented together with detailed agenda prior to the event.


Guest Speakers

Franmax is a company providing franchise and support services to companies of Maxima Grupė in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Bulgaria and Poland since 2011.

Franmax brings together the best practices that give rise to retail process standards for the countries of operation. In the light of market changes, Franmax continually reviews and enhances those standards to ensure the competitiveness of the companies of Maxima Grupė.

More than 150 professionals in retail, marketing, IT and other areas are working at Franmax.


Maxima Grupė over the last two decades has grown from a single store in Vilnius to the largest Lithuania-born grocery retailer owning more than a thousand stores in the Baltics, Poland and Bulgaria.

During these years, Maxima Grupė has become the first choice for many customers in the Baltic countries, where MAXIMA retail chain is the market leader. The e-grocery business Barbora was launched among the first local e-retail operations and today serves customers in all Baltic countries.

Over 40 thousand people across all countries are working at Maxima Grupė.


SFN | Smart Future Now are digital manufacturing and digital business experts, working in Western Europe and North America.

The primary focus of SFN is process consulting, optimization and digitization using SAP software as a foundation. From digital core to cloud LoB systems. Everything for a successful business in the digital era, ensuring that digital solutions of SFN will have great adoption and business improvement.

Other services include fully automated manufacturing line design, Business functions as a service, plant design and installation, manufacturing intelligence and execution systems. Microsoft and Oracle are also a part of the solution portfolio.


InnoForce Group is a corporate group that operates in Europe and Central Asia and provides complex IT services and modern integrated solutions for public and private sector organizations.

InnoForce JSC is the biggest SAP implementation company in Lithuania, which also provides IT outsourcing services, with a competent and highly qualified team of professionals who have many years of experience in the IT sector, comprised of certified SAP and other systems consultants, information systems architects, testing specialists, developers and project managers.

The main industry competence areas of InnoForce JSC are - public sector, finance, banking, healthcare, oil and gas, utilities, defense and security.


Contributers & Contact

SAP Next-Gen is an international project, supported by top management. See below for responsible executive sponsorsand contact details for further questions.

Ari Pussinen
Managing Director, SAP Baltics
Kestutis Kasakaitis
Country Sales Manager, SAP Lithuania
For Further Information & Questions
SAP Baltics

Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva,
Konstitucijos pr. 20, Vilnius


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