SAP & SimpleFi – Chicago Planning and Analytics Summit

SAP & SimpleFi – Chicago Planning and Analytics Summit

April 23rd, 2024

You are invited! 

We’re excited to share our upcoming SAP Planning and Analytics Summit April 23rd -24th at Hotel Midtown Chicago followed by networking and evening in Wrigley field bleacher box suite for Cubs, Astros game. 

Register here if you are interested in attending Day 1 educational sessions and networking at Chicago Cubs bleacher suite and here for Day 2 hands-on training workshops!

Who is this for: Enterprise IT Directors, FP&A Directors / Managers, Controllers, VP Finance, VP IT at midmarket to large enterprise companies*


  • Keynotes:
    • SAP Planning and Analytics – BTP Product Strategy – Eric Smit, SAP COE VP
    • Planning and Analytics Content and Customer Use Cases with SAP BTP and PlaniFi – Jon Essig
  • Customer Presentations
    • Verano planning and reporting with SAP Analytics Cloud
    • BPC Replace Customer Story with SAP Analytics Cloud
    • MTY Group: Consolidated financial reporting and planning with SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Educational Sessions on latest technology and topics including AI, Datasphere, PaPM, SAP Analytics Cloud: 
    • How to modernize your FP&A function with SAP tech stack – Steve Christos, SAP COE
    • Getting started with Datasphere: BW Bridge
    • Capital Management with SAP Analytics Cloud
    • Intro to PaPM, bill of material planning and allocations 
    • PlaniFi Consolidations Model 2.0 with SAP BTP
    • Just Ask SAP AI
  • Hands-on SAP Workshops including:
    • Track 1 – Reporting and Data Warehouse
      • Intro to Datasphere 
      • SAP Analytics Cloud Report Writing
      • Advanced App Designer
    • Track 2 – FP&A and line of business planning
      • Intro to Planning in SAP Analytics Cloud
      • Option 1: Predictive Scenario Planning – Time Series Forecast
      • Option 2: SAP Analytics Cloud for Financial Planning – Getting a handle on Advanced Formulas

Event Location: Midtown Athletic Club.

Event Registration Cost: Day 1 Registration fee is $350 and Day 2 Registration fee is $125. Registration will be invoiced.

Note, space is limited.  Registering will add you to the list. We will reach out with more details on the event as it becomes available.