SAP BusinessObjects Day 2018

BusinessObjects Day 2018 – October 3, Riga, Radisson Blu Ridzene hotel.

Join us for 15th annual SAP BusinessObjects conference – an event where you can  learn from, meet and hang out with SAP BusinessObjects speakers, experts and peers from your industry.

Our special guest will be Iver van de Zand. Based in Belgium – Europe, Iver is in business analytics for almost 25 years always working with customers, improving their abilities to get the most adequate performance metrics they need to optimize the company’s performance.

Iver is an active member of the International Business Communication Standards (IBCS) community that focuses on data visualization standards and Hichert principles.


09:00-09:30 Coffee and registration
09:30-09:45 Welcome. Ainārs Bemberis, SAP; Māris Svilāns, Infotrust (LV)
09:45-10:45 Mastering data visualizations with SAP Analytics Cloud (and why to use IBCS). Iver van de Zand, SAP Global Head Analytics (EN)
10:45-11:00 Rimi Baltic experience with SAP BusinessObjects and SAP HANA. Juris Bogdanovs, Rimi Baltic (EN)
10:00-11:15 Coffee
11:15-11:45 What’s new in SAP BusinessObjects 4.2 SP06 and what to expect in 2019? Valters Pakalnis, Infotrust (LV)
11:45-12:30 Meet Smart Predictive, part of SAP Analytics Cloud. Iver van de Zand, SAP Global Head Analytics (EN)
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:00 Can IoT add value to Analytics? SAP Leonardo. Iver van de Zand, SAP Global Head Analytics (EN)
14:00-14:30 Machine Learning innovations with SAP. Austris Vasiļevkis, Emergn (LV)
14:30-14:45 Coffee
14:45-15:15 SAP Data Warehousing – IQ, SAP HANA and Big Data. Gints Bahšteins, Infotrust (LV)
15:15-16:00 Lessons learnt from recent projects. Kārlis Vītols, ScandicFusion (LV)
16:00-16:30 SAP Business Objects in the era of GDPR-10 steps to ensuring and maintaining compliance. Sacha Tellier, Loic Nowicki, 360Suite – GB&Smith (ENG)
16:30-17:00 Business planning using SAP. Māris Svilāns, Infotrust (LV)
17:00-18:00 Networking reception