The center will serve to concentrate BearingPoint’s SAP practice in Europe to work with BearingPoint’s SAP applications group, as well as SAP customers and partners to deliver leading BearingPoint and SAP integrated applications. The Walldorf PartnerPort is dedicated to SAP partners, and is used as a central hub for collaboration between SAP, its partners and customers.
“Establishing this center of excellence solidifies our commitment to work with SAP to develop the next generation of enterprise-level service-oriented architecture and business process platform solutions, as well as innovative, verticalized composite applications,” said Kiumars Hamidian, managing director with BearingPoint’s EMEA SAP Solutions group. The agenda for the event included:
- Welcome comments from Dr. Manfred Heil, senior vice president, Alliances & Solutions, SAP AG
- Keynote addresses from Jim Hagemann Snabe, general manager, Industry Solutions and corporate officer, SAP Group, and Peter Mockler, executive vice president of BearingPoint’s EMEA practice, and
- A demonstration of BearingPoint and SAP NetWeaver in Action – “External Meets Internal Excellence for IT Innovation – Degussa’s Advanced Solution Competence Center” by Werner Kroer with Degussa AG.