SAP-Centric EAM TV


Welcome to SAP-Centric EAM TV! As we embark on launching the 2017 program, we’re excited to also launch TV, which will feature some of the best, most insightful moments from previous sessions as well as loads of exciting videos from industry thought leaders. Subscribe for the latest insight and advice on some of today’s most pressing EAM topics.




SAP-Centric EAM Recap: What is SAP Leonardo?

Craig Powers of ASUGNews talks to ASUG Community Advocate Paul Kurchina about the hottest topics to come out of SAP-Centric EAM in Huntington Beach, Calif., including SAP Leonardo and SAP user interfaces. Paul also previews his upcoming EAM roadshow series.

Preparing for & Mitigating End User Resistance Through an Organizational Change Management Plan

General Motors emerged from bankruptcy in 2009 knowing that every aspect of the business would be transformed, shaking up a 106-year-old culture. This session will explain how how GM has built change management competency into the DNA of the GM culture through a newly formed transformation/change office charged with building the strategic change roadmap, providing change tools and methods, and working with all levels of the organization to ensure the new principles and values are incorporated.

Scott Mitchell, Organizational Change Management from General Motors presents at the 2016 SAP-Centric EAM conference.

Continuous Improvement: a Process for Technology Roadmap Planning

With the changing business and technology environment, it’s critical for any asset-intensive organization to know where they’re headed and how to get there. NPPD recently launched a formal Technology Roadmap Planning process to align business objectives and technology capabilities. This session explained the process, the drivers and initial some results including: the ability to identity, prioritize and plan for technology initiatives in the near-term and a standardized means of assessing business value of technology projects.

Watch Phil Awtry, IT Consultant, Architecture & Projects, Nebraska Public Power District, at the 2016 SAP-Centric EAM conference.

Internet of Things (IoT), Predictive Maintenance & Analytics

Dr. Achim Krüger delivered SAP’s EAM thought leadership and vision for the future across the spectrum of hot topics. From the improvements in asset availability and maintenance operations made possible through the Internet of Things (IoT), Predictive Maintenance and Analytics, to Asset Master Data and its integral role in lowering asset-related risks and improving safety while driving the right maintenance strategies, to the paradigm of managing cost, risk and performance in an integrated manner brought to the fore through ISO 55001; he presented a comprehensive picture of how SAP’s EAM portfolio will support your journey.


Dynamic Maintenance Management System: Trenitalia’s Turning Point

Paolo Masini Rolling Stock Engineering Director, Trenitalia and Francesco Mari Vice President IoT Product Strategy, SAP speak on how Trenitalia, Italy’s largest rail company, keeps the trains running on time (and saves money!) with their Dynamic Maintenance Management Big Data System, powered by SAP HANA. They discussed managing huge volumes of sensor data coming off the trains, use advanced algorithms to diagnose and prevent faults, and calculate life and health indicators to estimate wear and dynamically schedule preventive maintenance.

Artificial Intelligence & the Future of Enterprise Asset Management

At the 2016 SAP-Centric EAM conference Jerry Kaplan, PhD, Fellow at the Stanford Center for Legal Informatics, Serial Entrepreneur, Best-Selling Author & Noted Futurist, presents on the future of enterprise asset management and how the future of the artificial intelligence will come into play.