Fast-Track Your Digital Transformation


Blue Chip Customer Network:
Inaugural Virtual Event


Wednesday, November 16, 2016



Please join our first-ever Blue Chip Customer Network Virtual Event, exclusively for 2016 Blue Chip members!


With digital transformation top-of-mind for businesses right now, we’re pleased to offer this virtual event. Join us to learn how you can embrace digital transformation and leverage the endless opportunities of our digital era.


Since this event spotlights digital transformation, we’re keeping with the “digital” theme: This event will be fully online and virtual. Be prepared for an engaging dialogue, extensive knowledge sharing from a fellow Blue Chip customer, and exciting content offered by our lineup of SAP executives and featured keynote speaker.

Note: All times are in Pacific  
10:00 - 10:05 a.m. Online Registration
10:05 - 10:15 a.m. Introduction – Richard Slipec, Head of Commercial Sales, SAP North America
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. Thriving in the Digital Economy – Timo Elliott, VP Global Innovation Evangelist, SAP
11:00 - 11:15 a.m. Blue Chip Customer Spotlight
11:15 - 11:30 a.m. Q&A and Wrap Up  
Keynote Speaker
Timo Elliott

Timo Elliott is an innovation evangelist and international conference speaker who has presented to business and IT audiences in over fifty countries around the world.


A 25-year veteran of SAP and SAP BusinessObjects, Elliott works closely with SAP development and innovation centers around the world on new technology directions.


His popular Business Analytics blog at tracks innovations in analytics and social media, including topics such as Big Data, collaborative decision-making, and social analytics.


Prior to SAP Business Objects, Elliott was a computer consultant in Hong Kong and led analytics projects for Shell in New Zealand. He holds a first-class honors degree in economics with statistics from Bristol University in England.








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