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On 11 February 2015 the ADM (Advanced Delivery Management) focus group of the VNSG (Dutch SAP user group) organized the seminar 'business transformation in operation(s)'.

During this seminar companies like Unilever, Philips, DSM, ERIKS, Achmea, and  Friesland Campina explained how they execute business transformation projects using tools (SAP, ARIS) and methodologies which are part of the ADM Business transformation life cycle.


 The following topics were covered during the seminar:

  1. Business Process Architecture is the foundation for an ERP template
  2. IT Solution assessments using non-functional requirements
  3. A new business-oriented (BPM) SAP Solution Manager
  4. SAP Intelligent Business Operations (IBO) – the evolution of BPM
  5. Get IT right, testing is a crucial part of advanced delivery.
  6. Ready for faster changes with a “Happy Template”.
  7. Alignment of BPM and Role based Access control (RBAC)
  8. Next generation of intelligence; unifying risk and performance management
  9. Implementing the Real-Time, Digital Enterprise
  10. Philips Operating Control Center to reach Operational Excellence
  11. From a theoretical business model to a controlled managed operation
  12. Business Model Canvas & Lego® to enable creative thinking & innovation
  13. Business Model Innovation in the digitized World
  14. Business Transformation in operation(s)

SAP contributed with the latest information on the BPM developments within the SAP Solution Manager and the integration of the IOT (Internet Of Things) and social media developments within the IBO (Intelligent Business Operations) platform of SAP HANA.

The Head of SAP Business Innovation and Transformation Services EMEA explained the Business transformation vision of SAP and the way business models can be linked to the digital world of SAP.

The agenda of this seminar was based on the structure of the ADM business transformation lifecycle, and at the end of the day the participants gained insight on;

  • How to better maintain ERP templates and utilize them for roll-outs
  • How to re-use the Business Process Architecture (BPA) for multiple projects
  • The latest news on; SAP solution manager, SAP IBO and SAP BTMM.
  • How to execute business innovation and transformation projects

The presentations, the recorded sessions and the ADM whitepaper of this seminar are now available on the VNSG ADM focusgroep subsite. 

imageMore information on ADM can be found at:

Website of the VNSG focus group ADM ;

Blog over ADM;

Presentation about the ADM business transformation focus group;

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