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Announcing Additional Speakers and CodeJams for the SAP ANZ Architect and Developer Summit

The SAP Architect and Developer Summit – created expressly for developers, architects and technical managers has been designed to provide you with hands-on learning, networking and training to help you meet the challenges you face every day. We’re excited to announce the following speakers as part of our agenda:

Locknote Speaker: Thorsten Franz, SAP Mentor, HANA Distinguished Engineer, technology strategist, architect, influencer, development geek, public speaker, SAP Press author of Discover ABAP - Your Hands on Guide, and founder of @operatics_de.

Keynote Speaker: Björn Goerke, Executive Vice President and Corporate Officer SAP Product & Innovation Technology SAP SE. Björn drives foundational, technological innovation with a global team of more than 3,500 employees in SAP Labs in Germany, India, Bulgaria, United States, Israel and several additional countries with an emphasis on shaping the SAP HANA Cloud Platform, SAP’s Platform-as-a-Service offering and overseeing all of SAP's technology platform product development and research activities.

New this Year : 3 SAP CodeJam’s
 
Code Jam SAP HANA Cloud Platform with SAP HANA XS

Building and creating your first SAP HANA XS applications and ODATA services, including how to submit data to HANA and read data from HANA using a SAP HANA Cloud Platform.
 
    Code Jam: Send Your Sensor Data to SAP HANA Cloud Platform with IoT Services

Send sensor data from the single-board computer "Raspberry Pi" to SAP HANA Cloud Platform, and how the Internet of Things (IoT) services of this great platform support this task. At the end of the session you come away with an end-to-end application built using the UI development toolkit for HTML5 (SAPUI5) that displays the sensor information you have sent from your Raspberry Pi and persisted on SAP HANA Cloud Platform.
 
    Code Jam Building SAPUI5 Applications using SAP Web IDE

Build SAPUI5 applications using the latest tools and best practices. Find out how you can structure SAPUI5 applications, wire up the navigation, and automate testing. Create an application from scratch using templates and deploy it to the SAP Fiori launchpad on SAP HANA Cloud Platform – and see how you can do the same with smart templates.
 
 
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Don't miss two days of inspiration, education and hands-on training. You'll leave with a set of new skills, tips, tools and friends – and energy for reshaping the future of your company.


Confirmed Speakers

Björn Goerke
Björn Goerke
Executive Vice President and Corporate Officer SAP Product & Innovation Technology
SAP SE

Björn Goerke is executive vice president & corporate officer and is head of the Product & Innovation Technology unit. He reports to Quentin Clark, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and a member of the Global Managing Board of SAP SE.

Björn drives foundational, technological innovation with a global team of more than 3,500 employees in SAP Labs in Germany, India, Bulgaria, United States, Israel and several additional countries with an emphasis on shaping the SAP HANA Cloud Platform, SAP’s Platform-as-a-Service offering and overseeing all of SAP's technology platform product development and research activities.


Thorsten Franz
Thorsten Franz
SAP Mentor

Thorsten Franz is SAP Mentor and HANA Distinguished Engineer, technology strategist, architect, influencer, development geek, public speaker, SAP Press author of Discover ABAP - Your Hands on Guide, and founder of @operatics_de

Areas of Expertise: ABAP on HANA, Suite on HANA, Technology Strategy, Architecture, UX/UI, Custom and Partner Development, NetWeaver, Mobile, Composition, Insurance, Healthcare


Thomas Jung
Thomas Jung
Director, Product Management SAP HANA

Thomas Jung is Director, Product Management SAP HANA focusing on development and platform tools of SAP HANA and SAP HANA Extended Application Services. He is also an SAP Mentor Alumni and SAP HANA Distinguished Engineer. Previously Thomas has held Product and Solution Management positions in NetWeaver focused on ABAP and User Interface development.  Before joining SAP Labs in 2006, Thomas was an applications developer for a SAP customer company where he was involved in an ERP implementation as an ABAP Developer for nearly 10 years.


Rich Heilman

Rich Heilman
Senior Product Manager
SAP Labs, LLC

Rich Heilman is a Senior Product Manager with the Data and Analytic Engines Product Management team at SAP Labs, LLC.  He is currently focused on SAP HANA development tools and SAP HANA Extended Application Services. Previously, he was a member of the Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Customer Solution Adoption (CSA) group as well as the EPM Solution Management group at SAP, where he was focused on technical aspects of the SAP Planning and Consolidation, version for NetWeaver product.   Before joining SAP in 2007, he worked for an SAP customer as an ABAP Developer for 6 years.  Rich is also the co-author of the SAP Press book, Next Generation ABAP Development.   Rich is an SAP Mentor and HANA Distinguished Engineer (HDE).  He is also a regular contributor to the SAP Community Network.


Rich Heilman

Lars Breddemann
Solution Architect for SAP HANA in SAP's custom development organisation

Lars is a well-known character in the SAP HANA community. As one of the most accomplished contributors in the SCN HANA space he had been a HANA Distinguished Engineer since 2012.

In 2014 he released the best-selling SAP Press book “SAP HANA Administration” together with Richard Bremer. Before assuming the current position as Solution Architect SAP HANA in SAP’s Custom Development department, Lars worked as a Product Expert SAP HANA (Customer Solution Adoption) and a Platinum Support Consultant HANA/DB/SAP BW. Lars recently moved from Germany to Melbourne (October 2015) to continue his work with SAP which started 2003 with SAP Austria in Vienna.


Rich Heilman

Abdel DADOUCHE
Product Specialist, Solution Management & GTM for Advanced Analytics

Abdel is a Predictive Analytics Specialist at SAP which he joined thru the acquisition of KXEN. His specialties include all technical aspects of the product suite. His main focus is now on GTM and Solution Management for Advanced Analytics.


Rich Heilman

Craig Cmehil
Global Director Developer Relations

Craig Cmehil has been a community and technology evangelist for SAP for the past 10 years in various roles from Technology Strategy, Communications to Developer Relations. Craig founded the concept of the SAP CodeJam event series currently 3 years strong as well as the SAP InnoJam event which began in 2010. As part of the Developer Relations team he’s driven to engage with developers from all over the world and specialises in SAP HANA, IoT and DevOps.


Rich Heilman

Ian Thain
Developer Evangelist (Mobile & IoT), Developer Relations Team, Technology Marketing

Ian Thain has covered many technologies over the last 15 years, but has been specialising in Mobile for 10 years and IoT for the last year with CodeJam events. He is part of the Global Developer Relations Team at SAP and you have probably read his blogs on SCN as well as tune in to his YouTube chat show SAP CodeTalk.


Alexander

Alexander Graebe
Developer Evangelist at SAP Labs- passionate about open-source and web development

Alexander Graebe is a Developer Evangelist at SAP Labs- passionate about open-source and web development. He gave presentations about web development at DeveloperWeek in SF, SAP TechED in Bangalore, CodeJam in Puerto Rico, and as a guest lecturer at SFSU. Based on my open-source passion, He started the local Bay Area Open Source (BAOS) community and he organize meetups regularly to exchange experiences and best practices. With SAP, he's evangelizing for our newest technologies and help developers to extend their web toolchain in order to be even more kickass as they already are!


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Date and Venue

Monday & Tuesday
23-24 November 2015

Sofitel Hotel Sydney
Conference Centre
Phillip St, NSW 2000

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Register by September 30 to save $100

Early Bird Conference Pass AUD$595 plus GST

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Broadest Content Available

This year we have

21 x 2 hour Hands On workshops

28 x 1 hour lectures

2 days of 20 min How to sessions

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Why Attend?

We're excited to bring respected global experts with deep practitioner expertise from SAP and the ecosystem to Australia. We're inviting all architects, consultants, developers, technologists, database and system administrators and tech professionals to join us in Sydney. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, get your laptops ready to connect, you'll find the content, people, and tools to help you improve your skills, be successful, and convert your vision into reality.

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