SAP for Process Industries and Natural Resources Conference

Presented by TAC Insights

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Dates & location to be announced shortly

Designed for the metals, paper, packaging, chemicals, building materials and mining industries

We are back with a new name and look for 2024. Are you a wire or cable manufacturer looking to achieve real-time insights into sales and customer demands? Is supply chain resiliency a priority for your chemicals business? Looking for guidance on green and sustainable mining? Whatever your focus, join us in Vienna to hear directly from established SAP customers already tackling these challenges.

This is the only face-to-face community meeting that provides practical content specific to your sector and the opportunity to hear lessons learned from other industries with operational and process synergies.

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Keynote speakers

  • Sven Denecken,

    SVP & Chief Marketing and Solutions Officer for Industries and CX

    Keynote: Innovate, Adapt, and Excel – Unleashing Your Industry Potential with SAP

  • Chetan Trivedi, Vedanta Resources

    Chief Information Officer

    Keynote: Accelerating the Digital Transformation Journey at Vedanta Leveraging SAP Cloud

  • Rainer Steffl,
    Mondi Group

    Chief Information Officer

    Keynote: How to Successfully Drive Continuous Innovation with SAP

  • Stefan Weisenberger,

    Global VP, Head of Industry Business Unit Process Industries & Natural Resources

    Keynote: “Be water, my friend.” Making Industrial Companies Move Like Bruce Lee

  • Gustavo Franco, RHI Magnesita

    Chief Customer Officer

    Keynote: From Strategy Bottleneck to Business Differentiation

Who is speaking on the agenda?

  • A group of men working on the roof of a house, using building materials.
    Building Materials
    • AGT – Mesut CAN
    • Etex – Bert Schoofs
    • Geberit – Marius Reck & Alessa Staiger
    • KWC – Menno Vlietstra
    • Quarzwerke – Andreas Rudersdorf
    • RHI Magnesita – Gustavo Franco
    • Roxor Group – Nick Massarella
    • SAP – Ursula Gruen and Folkert Haag
  • Chemicals
    • Covestro – Andreas Henjes
    • Döhler – Christopher Kunkel
    • Henkel – Mirko Feisel
    • Kemira – Taras Podbereznyj
    • LyondellBasell – Doerte Lorenz
    • Mitsubishi Chemical Group Corporation – Yuji Ichimura
    • Nouryon – Hugo van Rijn
    • OMV – Umar Ali Khan
    • SAP – Marko Lange
  • Metals & Mining
    • ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel Calvert – Marcelo Bittencourt Gerceski
    • ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India – Renuka Kulkarni
    • CELSA Group – Joan Ral Gene
    • Glencore – Juan Fuica
    • Moris – Marek Majerek and Bartłomiej Petryka
    • SAP – Vimal Gaba
    • SSAB – Niko Korte
    • Tata Steel – Emma McKay
    • thyssenkrupp Rasselstein – Mario Kossmann
    • Vale – Stella Michirefe & Marco França
    • Vedanta – Chetan Trivedi
  • Packaging & Paper
    • Billerud – Jens Nielsen
    • CENIBRA – Ronaldo Ribeiro
    • Klabin – Odercio Claro & Herbert Ho
    • Mayer Group – Elena Krause-Söhner
    • Menasha Packaging – Brian Nason
    • Mondi – Rainer Steffl
    • Pfeifer Holz – Stefan Hammerl
    • Saica – Alberto Chamoso
    • SAP – Gloria Figaroa (EUDR)
    • SAP – Kai Aldinger
    • UPM – Harry Höhnle & Antti Ilovuori

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Case studies at a glance

Other brands include ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India/ Döhler/ Glencore/ Henkel/ Klabin/ KWC/ LyondellBasell/ Mayer Group/ Menasha Packaging / UPM / Vale S.A.

  • A blue text on a white background for mining & metals.
  • The logo for pfeifer, a supplier of building materials and SAP services, is modern and eye-catching.
  • A logo for a company specializing in building materials.
  • Cenbra logo on a white background at an event.
This is the premier global SAP event focused on the building materials, chemicals, metals, mining, paper and packaging industries. Join 450+ attendees across 5 industries and 30+ countries for three days of strategic thinking and tactical planning”.

Stefan Weisenberger, Global VP, Head of Industry Business Unit Process Industries & Natural Resources, SAP

What can you expect?

  • A new name and format for 2024
  • Pre-conference workshops – perfect for those looking for a deeper understanding of SAP’s solutions
  • Dedicated industry tracks focusing on the topics most important to you
  • The opportunity to meet with and hear from other businesses with similar operational and process synergies
  • A case study-led agenda. Learn how to improve your operations by seeing exactly how someone else has tackled the challenges you face
  • Organise one-to-one meetings with SAP and established users you are interested in learning from
  • Vet a wide range of SAP partners with specific expertise in your field
  • Attend the business women’s networking lunch where we’ll be discussing our challenges, experiences and aspirations
  • Fun! Dedicated time to socialise and have those important conversations

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Hot topics for 2024


Supply chain resilience

From frequent supply shocks to changing regulations, explore how you can meet demand and mitigate risk while controlling costs.

Customer centricity

Learn how you can be more responsive to customers from individualized order promise through manufacturing and delivery – all while considering costs and margins.


Discover how to comply with the latest financial and ESG regulations and improve your sustainability to reduce risk, attract investors and drive new opportunities.

Market and price volatility

Manage rising costs and changing market demands with better visibility across your business operations, financials and assets.

Assets and operational excellence

We’ll discuss how maximising asset health and performance with real-time insights and mobility can drive efficiency and margin.

Innovation and automation

Hoping to better predict equipment failure or demand forecasting? Hear how AI and other technologies can support you, your team and processes.

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