SAP FORUM SILVER PARTNERS

Amista


Insight - Excite

Amista means ‘friendship’ or ‘loyalty’ in Latin – it was carefully chosen to reflect our firm wish to establish healthy and long-term relationships based on trust and merit with each of our customers, whatever their status or size. We are passionate about technology and its impact on how we do business and how we learn. Our focus is on SAP S/4 with special attention towards sales and service management, logistics and procurement,  integration, the internet of things and e-learning.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Digital learning @ AG Real Estate by Amista (Roger Cocquempot, Head of IT & Organization department, AG Real Estate)

Meet our experts

Stephane Colin, Managing Partner, Hybris, SAP Service Management, SAP Enable Now
Geert Vanvaerenbergh, CEO, 25 years of SAP starting in R/2 one fine day in the nineties. After R/3, CRM, BI and many more, S/4 will not be the end point.

Booth number: 40

Aptys consulting


Make Procurement and user experience AWESOME !

Using our long experience in strategic and operational procurement solutions, we’re helping our customers to implement the best practices to reach procurement excellence. We offer a full range of business services covering all solutions of Ariba.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) 5 keys for successful guided buying. Procurement for the next generation by Aptys (Axel Beauduin, Managing director APTYS)

Meet our experts

Axel Beauduin, Managing Director, Ariba
Alain Gerardi, Chief Operating Officer, Soure-to-Pay guru

Booth number: 15

ARAGO consulting


Technology partner in the transformation of the HR function

ARAGO Consulting is a leading HR cloud solutions specialist, dedicated to SAP SuccessFactors implementations, and supporting a large variety of customers of all sizes in all sectors in Benelux, France, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. ARAGO Consulting is one of the historical and Premium SuccessFactors partners in Europe, and an SAP Gold Partner, certified as « SAP Recognized Expertise in HR Cloud Solutions ». Driven by SaaS enthusiasm, we actively participate in the HR revolution with our knowledge, expertise and passion. The company has functional and technical resources that are among the most experienced in the market with several years of strong experience. Our team has configured and delivered over 300 SuccessFactors implementations, from HR strategy, HR business processes redesign to HCM software implementation (full package lifecycle, including business rules, workflows, security, reporting, data conversion, and Employee & Manager Self Service up to Training, Change Management and Post Go-live support).

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) How to leverage SuccessFactors Employee Central Core HR as a change agent by ARAGO Consulting (Eduardo Lima Leite, Manager - SAP SuccessFactors, SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central)

Meet our experts

Eduardo Lima Leite, Manager, SAP SuccessFactors full suite, Employee Central
Damien Morvan, Lead consultant, SAP SuccessFactors, SAP BusinessObjects Cloud

Booth number: 5

Atos


Trusted partner for your Digital Journey

Atos Belgium is a part of Atos SE (Societas Europaea), which is a global leader in digital services with an annual revenue of 12 billion EUR and approximately 100.000 employees in 72 countries. In Belgium, where we operate with around 1000 employees, we have an annual revenue of 250 million EUR. Atos is the parent company of Atos Worldline, the leading payment and transactional services provider in Europe. With deep technological expertise and a wide range of solutions, Atos Belgium supports companies in their digital transformation and helps them future-proof their business. With the goal of being the preferred digital IT partner in Belgium, we work with clients across many business sectors: Public & Health; Telecommunications, Media and Utilities; Financial services; Manufacturing, Retail and Transport. At Atos, we believe that the road to progress is through uniting people, business and technology.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Digitalisation in Public Sector, S/4HANA journey at European Parliament by Atos (Miguel Gomez, Project Manager European Parliament)

Meet our experts

Bart Van Assche, Head of Enterprise and Platform Services, HANA by Atos
Christophe Sabarots, Atos Centers of Excellence and Innovation, I4.0 with SCP and Siemens Mindsphere

Booth number: 37

Attentia


Feeling Good, Works Great

Because we believe that happy people are the driving force behind every successful business, we provide our customers with broader insights to ensure successful HR & Well-being policies. We do this by combining data from our services, social secretariat and prevention & protection. Our strategic focus has been awarded the prestigious HR Excellence Award for several years in a row. Attentia counts across the country 40 offices with more than 750 employees. We are a growing and financially healthy company.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Practice what you preach, Attentia implements SuccessFactors for themselves by Attentia (Koen Wydaeghe, SAP HR Solution Architect)

Meet our experts

Koen Wydaeghe, SAP HR Solution Architect, HR Consulting
Ilja Van De Mosselaer, Senior SAP Payroll consultant, HR Consulting

Booth number: 36

Canguru


Inspired by Guru s

We are a young and innovative digital consulting company.  We offer our clients solutions in the domains of Customer Engagement, Analytics and Technology.  We value persistence and excellence, hence we always do our best to overachieve.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Ontex: how we better engage with our customers through the SAP Cloud Platform by Canguru (Bart Vandenbussche & Pascal Vansteenkiste, Managing Partner @ Canguru & Business Intelligence manager @ Ontex)

Meet our experts

Koen Labie, Solution architect, Technology
Jeroen Poot, Partner & CRM Expert, Customer Engagement

Booth number: 35

Capgemini


Consulting. Technology. Outsourcing

With more than 180,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services. We work hand-in-hand with our clients to create and deliver business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) The Digital Boardroom : Real-time insights for Asset Management by Capgemini (Mario Moors, SAP Solution Architect @Capgemini)

Meet our experts

Mario Moors, SAP Solution Architect, SAP Cloud, S/4 HANA
Steven Dierck, Senior Manager, Data & insights

Booth number: 1

Celonis


Make your business more efficient

Celonis is the world´s leading process mining company. The innovative big data technology is based on SAP HANA and applies machine learning across all company data to provide full, unbiased visibility into all business processes, uncover bottlenecks, and provide prescriptive recommendations on how to eliminate them effectively. Enterprises in over 25 countries trust Celonis to visualize, analyze and maximize the efficiency of their operations. Celonis is based in Munich with offices in the U.S. and the Netherlands. For more information on SAP Process Mining by Celonis, visit www.celonis.com or follow @Celonis.

Booth number: 13

CTAC


Enabling your ambition

As a Business & Cloud integrator, Ctac helps customers realise their ambitions and creates the required business value through constant innovation. Ctac has a broad portfolio with solutions from SAP and Microsoft on any cloud and provides services in the fields of consultancy, managed services, projects, learning and secondment. Ctac also has a number of its own products, including the XV Retail Suite, which consists of an omni-channel-driven Point-of-Sale & Loyalty platform. Ctac celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2017 and over the past 25 years has built up extensive experience and material know-how in the retail, wholesale, manufacturing and real estate sectors.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) SAP Analytics Cloud enables better business decisions by Ctac (Ignace Follet & Kim Verbist, Analytics Consultants, Analytics)

Meet our experts

Marie-José Veerhuis, Business Consultant, Hybris Cloud for Sales
Hans Verreydt, Expert Consultant, IoT, UX & Design Thinking

Booth number: 7

Cubis


The Data Squad

Cubis is a leading SAP services company helping clients achieving success with their Business Intelligence and analytics initiatives. Cubis was founded in 2010 and has delivered world class BI solutions from large scale companies to small markets in the past years. Our focus lies mainly on SAP HANA, SAP BW, SAP BO, SAP IP, SAP BPC, SAP Analytics Cloud and SAP Predictive Analysis.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Optimization of Yara’s reporting environment with a greenfield “BW on HANA” implementation by Cubis (Geert Dierckx & Dennis Van Daalen, BI Consultant @ Cubis & Business Intelligence Architect @ Yara)

Meet our experts

Chris Schraepen, Analytics Consultant @ Cubis, IoT

Booth number: 38

DXC technology


Thrive on change

DXC Technology is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner network combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. For more information, visit www.dxc.technology.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Decathlon: How does every warehouse worker take extreme ownership? Digitally transform your worker using SAP by DXC Technology (Peter De Coninck @DXC Technology, Supply Chain Expert)

Meet our experts

Tony Boucquillon, Enterprise Solutions Practice Partner, S/4HANA, Logistics & Finance @ DXC Technology
Johan Appelmans, Enterprise Solutions Manager, Application Management Services @ DXC Technology

Booth number: 26

Element 61


Meet the most senior team in Business Analytics

Over recent years, Business Analytics consistently appeared as the number one priority for the CIO according to Gartner research. Business Intelligence (BI), Corporate Performance Management (CPM) and Advanced Analytics (AA) are initiatives that consistently prove to be investments that deliver considerable ROI and tangible results in very short timeframes. element61 acts as a Center of Excellence and Expertise that offers both the capacity and the quality organizations require to successfully implement Business Analytics. We have defined Competence Centers around all major domains and technologies which centralize this expertise.

Topic lunch(es)

  • Learn how to decrease your time to value with our SAP BPC Implementation Accelerator by Element61 (Nico Sacré & Frederic de Schutter)

Meet our experts

Bjorn Van Damme, Partner Business Analytics, SAP BPC Expert
Nico Sacré, Director SAP Business Analytics, SAP BPC / BW / HANA

Booth number: 26

Elision


Pure e-commerce solutions

With its solidly-grounded commerce skills and technical knowledge, Elision is a trusted advisor for building high-end commerce trade channels. Elision delivers solutions that guarantee a consistent interaction over all channels and touchpoints.  We create value by means of a comprehensive package of services, from digital strategy consulting and service design to development and managed services. This makes Elision the partner for companies accompanying them in their digital transformation.  Elision is an innovative player and offers the best possible solution within the SAP Customer Engagement and Commerce landscape: hybris commerce, hybris marketing and C4C

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) How is Spandex dealing with their digital transformation journey by Elision (Ian Stuyver, MP Elision, B2B e-commerce)

Meet our experts

Ian Stuyver, Managing Partner, Hybris Commerce & Marketing
Tim Goffings, Managing Partner, Hybris Commerce & Marketing

Booth number: 8

Emeritis


Enabling HR in realizing true business impact

Emeritis is an international HR services company, operating through its offices in Europe and Asia Pacific. We enable HR to realize true business impact through HR Business Consulting, People Analytics and HR Technology services. Your one-stop-shop for HR questions thanks to a multi-skilled team and an ecosystem of partnerships.  

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) How Technology enables HR & Organisational Transformation by Emeritis (David Moonen, HR Business Consultant & Cloud HR Expert)

Meet our experts

Tania Pittoors, HR Consulting Director, The Digitally Empowered Worker
Tom Rottiers, HR Technology Director, HR

Booth number: 4

Expertum


Driven by Vision, Innovation and Experience

We are not only a game changer, but we create new games.  With a focus on business, IT models and innovative emerging technology concepts within the SAP market, we make the difference.  We use the power of our expertise and innovation drive to create an unprecedented, tailor made end-to-end approach.  With our approach, we define a clear Strategy, Roadmap, Solution architecture and include the needed Infrastructure or Cloud models and finally the execution of the program.

Topic lunch(es)

  • Susan, Your SAP consultant 24x7 (Bert Vanstechelman, SAP Technical Consultant, Susan)

Meet our experts

Bert Vanstechelman, Partner at Expertum - Founder Logos Consulting, Principal technical consultant - platform migrations - SAP release upgrades - Unicode conversions
Melissa Dielman, GRC Community lead, SAP Security - HANA security - FIORI security - Access Control - GDPR

Booth number: 39

IBM


Innovation that matters—for our company and the world

IBM is a global technology and innovation company, with more than 375,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. Today, IBM is much more than a “hardware, software, services” company and is now emerging as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform company. Our capabilities in data and analytics, cloud, mobile, social and security are helping our clients to unlock new insights and usher in a new era of cognitive business.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) IBM\\\'s digital reinvention: what to do and how to make it happen (Nga-Sze Choi, Managing Consultant, S/4 HANA)

Meet our experts

Frank Seye, Sr Managing Consultant, IBM Global Business Services
Paul Declercq, Sr Managing Consultant, SAP Ariba

Booth number: 2

HPE


Technology innovation that fosters business transformation

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry's most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure. More at http://www.hpe.com.

Topic lunch(es)

  • How today’s Edge Computing and future exascale supercomputer based on memory driven computing are enabling SAP Leonardo by HPE (Rupert Holzbauer, SAP Alliance Director EMEA and Director SAP Competence Center, Memory driven computing)

Meet our experts

Rupert Holzbauer, SAP Alliance Director EMEA and Director SAP Competence Center, SAP Leonardo, memory driven computing

Booth number: 34

Micropole


Driving Distinction

Micropole is a consulting and engineering company with over 30 years of experience. Our main mission is to create added value for our clients by assisting them on domains going from data value management, performance management, BI analytics, data governance and business application and integration to digital transformation. With offices in Zaventem, Ghent and Liège, Micropole is able to address a diversified portfolio of clients. We combine professional expertise and technological know- how with the commitment and dedication of our 80 experts.  We are part of Micropole Group, international player in consultancy and engineering with offices in Europe and Asia.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Bacardi case: Turn any new data source into actionable insights by Micropole (Thierry Turpin, Big Data Expert)

Meet our experts

Thierry Turpin, Big Data Expert, Big data
Paul Kaisin, Director

Booth number: 24

Movilitas


Pioneers in Industrial IoT

Movilitas is a worldwide leader in Manufacturing and Traceability based on SAP technology with more then 60 projects live with SAP MII, ME, ATTp, SAP Cloud Platform and Veri95. Movilitas is an international pioneer in the world of Industry 4.0 and Industrial Iot and counts over 200 experts with offices in Europe (Mannheim, Brussels, Lyon) and US (Atlanta, Columbia and Chicago).

Expert focus session(s)

  • (Fully booked) How to use SAP Manufacturing Suite to integrate manufacturing data into SAP Cloud Platform and build predictive analytics. A real use case of Industrial IoT with SAP Leonardo, by Movilitas (Philippe Haesaert, Solution Architect, IoT)

Meet our experts

Dider Kerckhof, Head Architect and Global Delivery Lead, IoT
Dieter Laevers, Expert in Manufacturing and Traceability based on SAP technology, IoT

Booth number: Showcase

NRB


Daring to commit

In 2016, The NRB Group realised total revenues of €317 million, employing over 2,000 collaborators. This positions the Group amongst the top 3 of the ICT sector in Belgium. NRB offers a complete range of ICT services in four areas: consultancy, software, infrastructure & cloud services and managed staffing. NRB disposes of state of the art datacenters at two geo-resilient sites in Belgium. Whereas NRB is mainly working for the public & social sector, the industry, energy & utilities and the financial sector within Belgium, Trasys International - that is part of NRB - focuses at European and International public organisations and corporations. The affiliates of the NRB Group are sector specialists, while relying on the scale and the ICT infrastructure of the NRB Group: Xperthis offers specialised IT solutions to the healthcare sector. Cevi, Logins and Civadis offer IT products and services dedicated to the local public sector.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) How RTBF can perfectly keep their financial processes under control by NRB (session in French only) (Cécile Gonfroid, CIO RTBF, S/4 Hana)

Meet our experts

François Delmotte, SAP Business Development, NRB
Yannick Stiller, Head of SAP Solutions, NRB

Booth number: 38

Ordina


ICT voor mensen

Ordina is the largest independent services provider in the field of consulting, solutions and IT in the Benelux. As the designers, builders and managers of a better digital world, we have approximately 2,900 employees who use their know-how and expertise on a daily basis to future-proof, rejuvenate and improve corporate processes and IT. Our strength lies in that fact that we can implement strategy and policies on the basis of real knowledge of our clients’ business, local laws and regulations, language and culture, and translate this from business into IT. Our aim is to team up with our clients to realise sustainable innovation, while keeping everything on a human scale.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Wherever you are on your IoT journey, check this “Smart Assets” talk by Ordina (Carlo Schots, IoT Business Development Manager)

Meet our experts

Carlo Schots, IOT, Business Development Manager

Booth number: 23

PwC


Serving clients from strategy through execution

At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services.

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) Tax management technology in a digital world by PwC (Marc Hoessels, Tax Technology)

Meet our experts

Marc Hoessels, Leadership, Indirect Tax Technology @ PwC Belgium

Booth number: 16

SQLI


Connected Business Stories

Founded in 1990, SQLI is a benchmark partner for businesses and brands in the digital transformation of their customer processes and internal departments.
Its unique positioning where marketing meets technology means it is able to provide a global solution to the challenges of developing external sales and notoriety (digital & social marketing, client experience, connected commerce, data intelligence, etc.) and internal productivity and efficiency (digitization of operations, collaborative enterprise, mobility and connected objects, CRM, etc.).

Topic lunch(es)

  • (Fully booked) ArcelorMittal Distribution Solutions: Go Live with Hybris in less than 4 months by SQLI (Denis Bavay, Digital Transformation Advisory)

Meet our experts

Joost Stallaert, Customer Engagement Expert, Customer Engagement
Denis Bavay, Digital Transformation Expert, E-Commerce and Marketing

Booth number: 33