Customer Engagement Initiative (CEI) Cycle #2 – 2022 – Registration open until July 8th, 2022.

SAP Customer Engagement Initiative projects are now on influence.sap.com and open for customer registration until July 8.

Topics categorization as per few area and also complete list is as below.

A short documentation on how to find and register for a CEI projects can be found on influence.sap.com. Please note that the registration is open to valid S-Users and Ariba Customers only.

For your convenience, we also make available to you an initial social media plan via Twitter (@SAPInfluencing) which will evolve over time as we see fit.

Additionally, during the next days we will share the new projects in the SAP Community and on LinkedIn clustered by various product areas.

All of these blog posts can be found via the SAP Customer Engagement Initiative tag as available.

S/4HANA Topics:

Influence the evolution of SAP Fiori
Sound.AI: Predictive Maintenance of industrial equipment using airborne sound
Improve your customer, employee, and partner experience with embedded Qualtrics use-cases
Customer Usage Use-Cases: What usage and experience information do you need?
Data Privacy by Design and Default: Your Obligation – Our Support
AI Scenario Optimizer
Auto-completion of sales orders
Streamline cross-enterprise provisioning and exchange of serial numbers
SAP S/4HANA Cloud Sales Contract Integration 
XaaS Digital Assets
Innovative pay-per-use scenarios in SAP Subscription Billing
Methods to determine bad actor equipment
Digital Thread Equipment Foundation
Asset Strategy Implementation Workbench
Multi ERP for SAP Asset Performance Management
Analyze Asset Maintenance Performance

Ariba/Concur/CX Topics:

Open Payment Framework (OPF) for SAP Commerce Cloud
Social Commerce Facebook product feed integration for SAP Commerce Cloud
Buy online Pick up in store (BOPIS) for “Spartacus” / SAP Commerce Cloud
Bundles for “Spartacus” / SAP Commerce Cloud
Page Structure in SmartEdit / SAP Commerce Cloud
Content types management in SmartEdit / SAP Commerce Cloud
Improve Sales Effectiveness Through The Power of Feedback
Share your experience with SAP Concur Native Integration (ICS)
Concur Expense Delta Posting Feature (Phase 3)
Funds and Grants Management in Concur Expense, integrated with ERP systems including SAP S/4HANA
Expense Type Administration for Concur Invoice
Guided Sourcing: What’s New & what’s up next?
Feather by SAP for SAP Commerce Cloud

Globalization Topics:

Localization Extensibility for SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Extensibility for SAP Document and Reporting Compliance in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Handling of attachments with SAP Document and Reporting Compliance
Consistency checks within SAP Document and Reporting Compliance
Legal Change Notification as a Service on SAP for me
Thailand e-Tax Invoice interface to Service Providers
Statutory reporting user experience enhancements for tax reporting personas
E-HR (e-HCM for Kazakhstan)

All Topics:

How to operate customer-managed SAP S/4HANA systems on public cloud providers more efficiently
Reinvent Business Models and Processes with NFTs (Non-Fungible Token)
Skill Management for resource planning
Influence the evolution of SAP Fiori
SAP Product Learning Advisory Panel
Sound.AI: Predictive Maintenance of industrial equipment using airborne sound
Mixed Reality Viewer for Digital Twins
Improving the mobile experience for Finance Users
“MyHome” – a strategic SAP project
Hands on Experience by testing out SAP Business Technology Platform use cases
Open Payment Framework (OPF) for SAP Commerce Cloud
Social Commerce Facebook product feed integration for SAP Commerce Cloud
Buy online Pick up in store (BOPIS) for “Spartacus” / SAP Commerce Cloud
Bundles for “Spartacus” / SAP Commerce Cloud
Page Structure in SmartEdit / SAP Commerce Cloud
Content types management in SmartEdit / SAP Commerce Cloud
Improve Sales Effectiveness Through The Power of Feedback
Improve your customer, employee, and partner experience with embedded Qualtrics use-cases
Customer Usage Use-Cases: What usage and experience information do you need?
Data Privacy by Design and Default: Your Obligation – Our Support
AI Scenario Optimizer
Auto-completion of sales orders
Streamline cross-enterprise provisioning and exchange of serial numbers
SAP S/4HANA Cloud Sales Contract Integration 
XaaS Digital Assets
Innovative pay-per-use scenarios in SAP Subscription Billing
Methods to determine bad actor equipment
Digital Thread Equipment Foundation
Asset Strategy Implementation Workbench
Multi ERP for SAP Asset Performance Management
Analyze Asset Maintenance Performance
Localization Extensibility for SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Extensibility for SAP Document and Reporting Compliance in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Handling of attachments with SAP Document and Reporting Compliance
Consistency checks within SAP Document and Reporting Compliance
Legal Change Notification as a Service on SAP for me
Thailand e-Tax Invoice interface to Service Providers
Statutory reporting user experience enhancements for tax reporting personas
E-HR (e-HCM for Kazakhstan)
No code process automation for citizen developers with SAP Process Automation
No-Code Application Development with SAP AppGyver
SAP Private Link service
Role-based content delivery for SAP Enable Now
Web-based recording for SAP Enable Now
RAPtification of existing SAP GUI based applications
Share your experience with SAP Concur Native Integration (ICS)
Concur Expense Delta Posting Feature (Phase 3)
Funds and Grants Management in Concur Expense, integrated with ERP systems including SAP S/4HANA
Expense Type Administration for Concur Invoice
Dynamic extensions of analytical workloads to SAP HANA Cloud
Guided Sourcing: What’s New & what’s up next?
SAP HANA Runtime License Audit & Measurement
Building Intelligent Applications with intelligent scenario lifecycle management for SAP S/4HANA
Feather by SAP for SAP Commerce Cloud

Lunch and Learn with INDUS – March 2022 edition

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions, in case, you would like to access them. You can access each type of content below.

Driving Digital Transformation with Thought Leaders

Driving Digital Transformation with Startups:

Driving Digital Transformation with SAP Partners

Driving Digital Transformation with SAP Experts

Driving Digital transformation with Mukesh Gupta

If you have a startup or a partner or an SAP technology that you would like to be covered as part of this series, please do let us know by writing in to us and we will try and get them on the series.

Lunch and Learn – Driving Digital Transformation with Thought Leaders

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions, in case, you would like to access them.

Lessons Learnt from Driving Digital Transformation with Manoj Kumar, Head – IT, HPCL Mittal Energy Ltd

Lunch and Learn – Driving Digital Transformation with Startups

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions, in case, you would like to access them.

Introducing SAP.io and how SAP Supports startups

Improving your Supply Chain Visibility with Roambee

Automating logistics and warehouse operations with BotSync

Introducing Saara: Reduce and automate returns for e-commerce

Lunch and Learn – Driving Digital transformation

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions, in case, you would like to access them.

How Buildings Learn & what it teaches us about the evolution of IT Architecture:

5 stages of digital transformation – BUILD Framework

How to Pick your first Use Case for your DX Journey

Lunch and Learn – Driving Digital Transformation with SAP Experts

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions, in case, you would like to access them.

Enabling Citizen developers using Low code / No code Solutions from SAP with Gunter Albrecht

Value through Automation – SAP Conversational AI & SAP Process Automation with Gunter Albrecht

Building cloud Native applications using Kyma (part of SAP BTP)

Lunch and Learn – Driving Digital Transformation with SAP Partners

We have been hosting Lunch and Learn starting 1st March 2022, in an attempt to bring together all the different parts of the SAP Ecosystem (SAP Customers, Partners, Startups, SAP Experts and thought leaders) that are working on great innovations that can help your organisation in your digital transformation journey.

You can join these sessions live on Zoom every day between 1:30 PM and 2:30 PM here (Passcode – 380694) or watch it live on LinkedIn here.

This post will have the links to all recordings of the sessions with the SAP partners.

GST and e-Invoice Management with Samvadya

Managing your Digital Transformation journey with an AI based App with KTern.AI

Accelerate Automated testing for your enterprise applications

SAP Customer Engagement Initiative Cycle #1 – 2022

CEI Cycle #1 2022

This is to let you know that a new set of SAP Customer Engagement Initiative projects is now life on influence.sap.com and open for customer registration until March 11th, 2022.

A short documentation on how to find and register for a CEI projects can be found on influence.sap.com. 

Please note that the registration is open to valid S-Users and Ariba Customers only.

For your convenience, we also make available to you an initial social media plan via Twitter (@SAPInfluencing) which will evolve over time as we see fit.

Additionally, during the next days we will share the new projects in the SAP Community and on LinkedIn clustered by various product areas.

All of these blog posts can be found via the SAP Customer Engagement Initiative tag as available.

S/4HANA/ERP/Digital Core:

Instant Cash Reporting by Banking API
Reconciliation between Intraday Bank Statement and Forecasted Cash Flows
PLM System Integration – Feature Pack 2
Parallel Project Lines – Test Automation
SAP Complaint Handling (Industry Cloud)
Regression testing with a continous feature delivery
API Test Automation Framework in SAP S/4HANA Cloud Test Automation Tool
Influence the new product homepage in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Collaborative Draft in SAP Fiori Apps
Equipment sensor data anomaly detection & extensibility
Asset maintenance – embedded business intelligence / analytics

Digital Supply Chain & Manufacturing:

SAP Enterprise Product Development for discrete industry: Product Structure and Digital Thread
Lot-size-of-One for Component Manufacturers in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Smart Sensing for the Edge
Support the creation of SAP Fiori Apps for Inbound Delivery Management

Travel & Expense / Concur:

Evolution of Online Booking for Ground Transport and Transfer
Concur WalkMe Localization Assessment and Review
Concur Expense Mobile Delegate Receipt Capture
Data and Analytics for Concur Travel
Concur Solutions – Onboarding Experience
Multimodal Payments Hub for Invoice management
Managed Pay solutions for Concur Expense
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Sessions (1 hour) for SAP Concur

SAP Business Technology Platform:

Blockchain, Workflow and BPI for Intelligent Cross-Company Processes Automation
SAP Alert Notification service for SAP BTP – Catalogue Extensions
SAP Automation Pilot: Planned Kubernetes Integration

Procurement / Ariba:

SAP Ariba Intelligent Buying
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Ariba Procurement
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Fieldglass
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Business Network
SAP S/4HANA Sourcing and Procurement Analytics
Policy Based Procurement and Extensibility related research for Cloud Procurement

All Projects:

Investigation into a Digital Dressing Room
Blockchain, Workflow and BPI for Intelligent Cross-Company Processes Automation
SAP Alert Notification service for SAP BTP – Catalogue Extensions
SAP Automation Pilot: Planned Kubernetes Integration
SAP Mobile Start: Continuously improving your new Mobile Experience for the SAP Intelligent Enter..
Identifying Personas Mobile Needs
SAP Ariba Intelligent Buying
SAP Business Ecology Management
SAP Business ByDesign UX Innovations
Evolution of Online Booking for Ground Transport and Transfer
Concur WalkMe Localization Assessment and Review
Concur Expense Mobile Delegate Receipt Capture
Data and Analytics for Concur Travel
Concur Solutions – Onboarding Experience
Multimodal Payments Hub for Invoice management
Managed Pay solutions for Concur Expense
Analytics for SAP Global Trade Services
Instant Cash Reporting by Banking API
Reconciliation between Intraday Bank Statement and Forecasted Cash Flows
PLM System Integration – Feature Pack 2
SAP Outcome-Based Business Insights
SAP Enterprise Product Development for discrete industry: Product Structure and Digital Thread
Digital Vehicle Financials
Intelligent Quote for IM&C
Parallel Project Lines – Test Automation
SAP Complaint Handling (Industry Cloud)
Regression testing with a continous feature delivery
API Test Automation Framework in SAP S/4HANA Cloud Test Automation Tool
Influence the new product homepage in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Collaborative Draft in SAP Fiori Apps
Lot-size-of-One for Component Manufacturers in SAP S/4HANA Cloud
Smart Sensing for the Edge
Support the creation of SAP Fiori Apps for Inbound Delivery Management
Equipment sensor data anomaly detection & extensibility
Asset maintenance – embedded business intelligence / analytics
INVENT Project: Working towards Sustainable, Resilient, and Ethical Food Availability with SAP
Machine Translation for Web Assistant
3rd Party Web Assistant for a dedicated 3rd party application
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Ariba Procurement
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Fieldglass
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Sessions (1 hour) for SAP Concur
SAP Product Engineering Customer Listening Session (1 hour) for SAP Business Network
SAP S/4HANA Sourcing and Procurement Analytics
Policy Based Procurement and Extensibility related research for Cloud Procurement
SAP Task Center – handling all tasks in an harmonized and efficient way
Customer Learning Advisory Panel
INVENT – Composable Enterprise

3rd Delivery Call – SAP Customer Connection for SAP Access Control 2021

 
SAP Customer Connection for SAP Access Control 2021 3rd Delivery Call  
Session Title: SAP Customer Connection 3rd Delivery Call for SAP Access Control 2021  
Date: Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Time: 7 am US Pacific 9 am US Central, Mexico, Colombia 10 am US Eastern 3 pm UK 4 pm Germany 8:30 pm Mumbai (India)  
Duration: 30 minutes

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,

we would like to invite you to the third SAP Customer Connection Delivery Call for focus topic SAP Access Control 2021. 
In this online session SAP will present improvements which we developed based on your requests, and which are now available for productive use. We will explain the content of the improvements and show how you can start using them for your company’s benefit.  
The session will be recorded.
Register in advance for this meeting: https://sap-se.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvcOGgrTkvG93WuXqxQTENN8hhZsLGxO6r    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  

CEI Cycle 3 – 2021

CEI Cycle #3 2021 topics mentioned below.

A short documentation on how to find and register for a CEI projects can be found on influence.sap.com. 

The current CEI cycle offers the following projects. Learn more and sign up via the links below until 12th Nov 2021.

S/4HANA Projects:

Design of new Fiori app of FB60
Vendor invoices deferral
Transportation Planning & SAP TM Optimizer based Sales Order Scheduling
Rules Engine – SAP Asset Performance Management
SAP Work Clearance Management
Product Proposals using Machine Learning for Service Orders
Asset Health
Service Cockpit in SAP 360 Customer view
Collecting Vehicle data from Data aggregators into SAP Digital Vehicle Hub
Intelligent Business Insights with Intelligent Situation Handling
Complex Solution Configuration
Expanding the Digital Thread with Next Gen Configuration Management
Vehicle Costing
Nextgen User Experience for SAP Digital Manufacturing Cloud
Smart Sensing for the Edge
INTELLIGENT DOCUMENT EXTRACTION OF FREIGHT INVOICES
Manufacturing Data Models for building insights from manufacturing data
SAP Logistics Business Network

Customer Experience Projects:

SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement – Reporting Workflow MVP
SAP Marketing &/or SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement: Partners’ Implementation and sales needs
SAP Marketing Cloud &/or SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement: Partners’ strategic servicing needs
Digital Sales Acceleration for SAP Sales Cloud
Guided Selling for SAP Sales Cloud
Next-Gen Mobile Innovations for SAP Sales Cloud

Concur Projects:

Support customer audit and operational transparency via comprehensive and compliant event logging
Drive Process Optimization in Internal Policy Compliance without sacrificing Employee Productivity
Concur User Assistant by WalkMe
Concur Expense – NextGen Expense UI Expense Processor
Verify- AI/ML use in auditing expense reports
Managed Pay solutions for Concur: Globalization and core features

Ariba Projects:

SAP Product Sourcing – New innovations for direct material sourcing
Sustainability in Procurement: User Research
Model-based Products and Spare Parts Catalog
Digital Twin Handover with Equipment Procurement
Collaborative Maintenance & Service
All Projects:
External Production Operation Processing
Mobile Field Service Execution: Creating the Optimal User Experience
Direct Distribution Mobile for Van Sales
AI Based Recommendation Service with Explainability Insights
SAP Graph
Configuration for BASIC authentication for SAP BTP, Neo environment
Low Code No Code Process Automation with SAP Workflow Management and SAP Intelligent RPA
SAP Event Mesh integration with Microsoft Azure Event Grid
Manage and govern global event meshes using SAP Event Mesh
SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement – Reporting Workflow MVP
SAP Marketing &/or SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement: Partners’ Implementation and sales needs
SAP Marketing Cloud &/or SAP Emarsys Customer Engagement: Partners’ strategic servicing needs
Digital Sales Acceleration for SAP Sales Cloud
Guided Selling for SAP Sales Cloud
Next-Gen Mobile Innovations for SAP Sales Cloud
Social User Assistance (UA) features in SAP Help Portal
Multiple Account Hierarchy Support in SAP Analytics Cloud Stories
Design of new Fiori app of FB60
Vendor invoices deferral
Transportation Planning & SAP TM Optimizer based Sales Order Scheduling
Rules Engine – SAP Asset Performance Management
SAP Work Clearance Management
Product Proposals using Machine Learning for Service Orders
Asset Health
Service Cockpit in SAP 360 Customer view
Collecting Vehicle data from Data aggregators into SAP Digital Vehicle Hub
Intelligent Business Insights with Intelligent Situation Handling
Complex Solution Configuration
Expanding the Digital Thread with Next Gen Configuration Management
Vehicle Costing
Nextgen User Experience for SAP Digital Manufacturing Cloud
Smart Sensing for the Edge
INTELLIGENT DOCUMENT EXTRACTION OF FREIGHT INVOICES
Manufacturing Data Models for building insights from manufacturing data
SAP Logistics Business Network
Mobile Experience for Project Management
Explore Mixed Reality for SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing for production engineering and operations
SAP Product Sourcing – New innovations for direct material sourcing
Sustainability in Procurement: User Research
Model-based Products and Spare Parts Catalog
Digital Twin Handover with Equipment Procurement
Collaborative Maintenance & Service
Support customer audit and operational transparency via comprehensive and compliant event logging
Drive Process Optimization in Internal Policy Compliance without sacrificing Employee Productivity
Concur User Assistant by WalkMe
Concur Expense – NextGen Expense UI Expense Processor
Verify- AI/ML use in auditing expense reports
Managed Pay solutions for Concur: Globalization and core features