December 8, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. ET • 8:00 a.m. PT • 5:00 p.m. CETSupplier Collaboration Transformation at GlaxoSmithKline
Find out how global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is transforming their supply chain by collaborating more effectively with contract manufacturers and raw materials suppliers.
In this webinar, GSK will explain their journey of replacing legacy systems with SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration. You will hear how it supports their supplier managed inventory, purchase order and sub-contractor collaboration programs to enables a better connected enterprise.
Charles Harmer – Senior Director, Product Owner - Supply Chain, GSK
Falko Feldchen – Director, Center of Excellence, SAP Ariba
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Discover how Stryker, a Fortune 500 medical equipment provider, optimized planning and inventory replenishment by collaborating with internal and external manufacturers, suppliers, and other trading partners.Speakers: Joshua Debruyn – Senior Manager, Direct Procurement, StrykerChristopher Oprzadek – Senior Manager, Ariba and Supplier Enablement, StrykerDeborah Kaplan – Supply Chain Network Executive, SAP Ariba
Klint Medical Supply Chain Disruptions: Face and Embrace the New Normal
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W.R. Grace Trading Partner Onboarding for Direct and Indirect Spend at W.R. Grace
W.R. Grace, a leading specialty chemicals manufacturer, shares lessons learned in onboarding and driving adoption among trading partners, including direct and indirect suppliers. Learn their secrets to success for collaborating on key supply chain processes. Speakers: Brian Jonas – Director, Global Procurement Operations, W.R. GraceAshwini Metuku – Senior Solution Architect, W.R. GraceBrooke Williams Senior Director – SAP Ariba Solutions for Direct Spend, SAP Ariba
Natura How to Control What Happens 10,000 Miles Away and 100 Days from Now in Your Supply Chain
How do organizations respond to the increasing complexities in supply and demand? By enabling their supply chains to be intelligent, flexible, and agile. Hear from Natura and SAP Ariba as they discuss Natura’s journey of using state-of-the-art technology to respond to pressures and constraints, tactically and strategically. Speakers: Rodrigo Brea – Supply Chain Planning Director, NaturaKeith Baranowski – Global Vice President and General Manager, Direct Spend Solutions, SAP AribaSudy Bharadwaj – Executive, SAP Ariba Solutions for Direct Spend, SAP Ariba
Textron Specialized Vehicles Digital Supply Chain Collaboration at Textron Specialized Vehicles
Learn how a diversified discrete manufacturer collaborates with trading partners across supply chain planning and execution processes. See how collaboration improves production plans, enables greater supply chain visibility, automates processes, and improves predictability of supply. Speakers: Hymarao Mandalapu – IT Manager, Textron Specialized VehiclesRyan Rafanan – SAP Analyst, Textron Specialized VehiclesClay Thomas – Principal, SCMO2Brooke Williams – Senior Director, Supply Chain Business Network, SAP Ariba
RichemontDigital Supply Chain Collaboration: Richemont's Harmonized Supply Chain
Discover how Richemont, the world’s leading luxury goods company, transformed its supply chain collaboration with Ariba Network-based SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration. Hear how they use the solution to collaborate with their strategic direct contract manufacturers and critical component suppliers and how they provide suppliers access to design documents in a secure way. Learn about Richemont’s best in class supplier onboarding program and their strategy to onboard suppliers machine to machine. Speakers: François-Xavier Botta – SAP and Ariba Project Manager, RichemontFlorian Seebauer – Senior Director SAP Ariba Solutions for Direct Spend, SAP Ariba
Generac (NPI and Sourcing)Harmonizing NPI and PPAP Processes on SAP Ariba Solutions at Generac
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Generac (Supply Chain Collaboration)Best Practices at Generac in Direct Supplier Onboarding and Collaboration
Hear how Generac, a global generator manufacturer, reduced inventory carrying costs and expedited logistics fees through improved visibility and collaboration with trading partners on planning and inventory requirements. Gain best practices in trading partner onboarding and supply chain collaboration implementation.Speakers: Jeff McKain – Director Global Supply Chain, Generac Power SystemsDebbie Kaplan – Supply Chain Network Executive, SAP Ariba
HiltiThe Power of SAP S/4HANA and SAP Ariba at Hilti
While customers in more than 120 countries rely on Hilti to make construction work simpler, faster, and safer, Hilti relies on SAP S/4HANA and SAP Ariba to make their business run. Experiencing strong growth and evolving customer needs, Hilti needed to change the way it handled sourcing, direct spend, and supplier collaboration.
Speakers from Hilti Business and Hilti Global IT will share the stages and strategies implemented to rejuvenate the procurement process while reducing complexity and balancing corporate policy with day-to-day business needs.
Speakers: Brian Sieben – Head of Sourcing Excellence, Hilti Corporation Simon Hirsch – Head of Materials Management IT, Hilti CorporationFlorian Seebauer – Senior Director SAP Ariba Solutions for Direct Spend, SAP Ariba
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Raymond achieved 95% adoption in its collaborative strategic sourcing processes and reduced cycle time by over 40% for its engineering change RFQ processes by connecting its product lifecycle management, sourcing, and ERP processes and systems end-to-end. Learn best practices in integrating processes and maximizing internal and external adoption.
Peter Komendarek – Director of Corporate Procurement, Raymond
Abhi Mukunda – Corporate Procurement Analyst and Systems Lead, Raymond
Florian Seebauer – Senior Director SAP Ariba Solutions for Direct Spend, SAP Ariba
Georg Fischer Harmonizing Supplier-Facing Supply Chain Processes Across Business Units and Acquisitions
Learn from Georg Fischer, a global industrial manufacturer, how to harmonize supplier-facing processes across disparate business units. Georg Fischer sought to simplify supplier collaboration, which was inconsistent across lines of business, due in part to their growth by acquisitions. Georg Fischer also wanted to automate collaborative processes that were primarily spreadsheet-based. To achieve this automation and simplification, Georg Fischer adopted SAP Ariba Supply Chain Collaboration.
Watch this webinar to hear about their experiences and learn about their best practices in deploying and onboarding suppliers.
Angeliki Eskikechagioglou – Project Manager, Georg Fischer
Nicole Moser – Head of Operative Purchasing, Georg Fischer
Irina Frost – Head of Commodity Management, Georg Fischer
Falko Feldchen – Director, Center of Excellence, SAP Ariba