The Performance Analytics Customer Exchange
CN tower Join us for the Performance Analytics Customer Exchange

Date: Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue: The CN Tower

301 Front St W,
Toronto, ON
M5V 2T6

Join Performance Analytics and over a hundred of your industry peers to learn how SAP Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Analytic solutions are enabling finance teams to better support strategic decision making.

Featured topics include:

  • Get the most out of SAP Business Planning & Consolidation
  • Customer Success Stories
  • Implementation Best Practices
  • Financial Consolidation, Budgeting & Planning
  • Forecasting, Reporting & Dashboards
  • Predictive Analytics & HANA
  • SAP Analytics Product Roadmap

Your registration includes complementary meals, access to the CN Tower and an invitation to our cocktail reception. Enjoy the sky high view as you network with industry thought leaders, your peers and all of the presenters.

Brief Agenda

8:00-9:00 Registration and Breakfast

9:00-12:00 Presentations

12:00-1:00 Lunch Networking Session

1:00-4:00 Presentations

4:00-6:00 Cocktail Networking Reception

Reserve your spot! Space is limited to only 100 people!


Conference Spotlights

Keynote: A Quest for Meaningful Data


Arthur Gitajn
Chief Financial Officer SAP Canada

Compliance with accounting principles in the preparation of historical financial statements is table stakes. In the future, it will be the disclosure of more timely and more meaningful information itself that will create business value and differentiate the innovative businesses in attracting customers, partners, and investors.

Budget Formulation: Best Practices

Kamen Ignatov

Kamen Ignatov
Senior Application Architect, Performance Analytics

This session looks at three key components of budget formulation – business process, system, and data. It provides a framework for identifying and closing gaps within each component and ensures alignment of financial data with key decision making activates. It includes a review of guiding principles for improvements - business process reengineering and system implementations.

SAP Enterprise Performance Management Roadmap

Pras Chatterjee

Pras Chatterjee
Director of Product Marketing, SAP Global

An insider’s look at the future of SAP Business Planning and Consolidation/Enterprise Performance Management. This presentation and open forum discussion will be around the SAP EPM roadmap for NetWeaver, Microsoft, and BPC powered by HANA.

BPC with Predictive Analytics & HANA – A winning combination

Tadeo Aguilar

Tadeo Aguilar
Senior Application Consultant, Performance Analytics

Are you ready to make better decisions based on comprehensive predictive models? Discover how the combination of SAP BPC and SAP Predictive Analytics can help you to get accurate predictions in different areas such as planning, demand analysis and optimization by leveraging statistic and linear models.

Afternoon Keynote: "Re-Thinking Cloud Computing"

Patrick Hickey

Patrick Hickey
VP of Services, Performance Analytics

Can Cloud benefit your on premise SAP EPM solution? We’ll demystify Cloud and make it a practical consideration for your business. Learn how organizations adopt Cloud, understand the option available and how you can benefit with cost savings and innovation.

Customer Experience Session: Capstone Mining

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Hear insights on the benefits Capstone Mining has achieved with the SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) solution. Hear first-hand experiences about their successful implementation and roll-out of BPC, the lessons learned, and future technology use cases.

Overview and Demo of SAP Cloud for Analytics

Pras Chatterjee

Pras Chatterjee
Director of Product Marketing, SAP Global

SAP Cloud for Analytics creates a natural flow between analyzing, planning, collaborating, and consuming information through the Web and on mobile device. Be among the first people to see this solution live and learn how it can take your organization to higher heights.

SAP BPC V10.1 Migration Best Practices

Justin McNeely

Justin McNeely
Managing Partner, Performance Analytics

If you’re considering an upgrade to some or all of your Enterprise Performance Management suite of software, Performance Analytics can help you navigate the Migration Roadmap with best practices and support that help you meet your end goal.

The Road to SAP S4 HANA

Glen Moffatt

Glen Moffatt
Director of Enablement, SAP Canada

This session will help customers understand SAP’s latest product, SAP S/4 HANA, and particularly how their current investment in SAP BPC fits into the S/4 HANA roadmap.

Performance Analytics Long Term Support

Michael Matrick

Michael Matrick
Managing Partner, Performance Analytics

Performance Analytics provides a full range of Managed Services capabilities that can be tailored for your company. Whether you are looking for a fully outsourced Managed Support or just access to our team of experts on a moment’s notice when you are out of answers, Performance Analytics can craft a Support solution that works for you.

Networking Cocktail Reception at the Top of the CN Tower

Champange glass held by a woman

Wrap up the sessions with good conversations with colleagues, or one of our presenters at the post conference meet & greet and networking social hosted by Performance Analytics Corporation.

Technology & Solution Spotlights

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SAP Cloud for Analytics

SAP just announced a brand new cloud based planning and analysis application that is centered around the user, the business planners/analysts. Developed to create a natural flow between analyzing, planning, collaborating, and consuming information through the Web and on mobile device. Be among the first people to see this solution live and learn how it can empower your championship organization.

About Us

"Very innovative and useful information provided. It was a very interesting event! Thanks!"

Megan Muhm
Financial Analyst, MPAC

Performance Analytics Corporation is a premier SAP Gold Partner delivering Enterprise Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Enterprise Performance Management solutions leveraging the latest technologies to empower our clients to drive extraordinary results.

We specialize in the following SAP Solutions:

  • SAP Business Planning & Consolidation
  • SAP Business Intelligence
  • SAP Customer Engagement Intelligence
  • Predictive Insight
  • SAP Simple Finance
  • SAP Cloud for Finance