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#SAPDigitalChat: Tweet Chat with SAP’s Chief Digital Officer on September 24

September 23, 2015 by Jacqueline Prause 37

Digital transformation – maybe you’ve heard the term but are not sure what it means? Maybe you’re readying for a digital transformation in your business? Maybe you intend to be the chief digital officer that leads your company through a successful digital transformation?

If this sounds like you, join us Thursday, September 24, 10:00 a.m. PT / 1:00 p.m. ET at #SAPDigitalChat for a lively tweet chat with Jonathan Becher, SAP’s first chief digital officer (CDO) and head of the SAP Digital business unit, and Sean Cornwell, CDO of Travelex. Register for this special event is optional and can be done here: http://bit.ly/SAPChat1 – or simply join the tweet chat at the appointed time on Twitter at #SAPDigitalChat.

Get an Inside Look at Digital Transformation

During this tweet chat, titled “What’s on the CDO’s Mind,” Becher and Cornwell will discuss how they are each navigating the exciting digital transformations going on at SAP and Travelex. Becher shared some of his insights on what makes for a true digital transformation in his recent blog “Avoid Digital-Washing: How to Recognize a True Digital Transformation.”

Digitalists from all levels of business and all industries are invited to participate in the tweet chat to share their thoughts and ask questions about digital transformation. Topics to be discussed include:

  • What the role of the CDO encompasses, how the role is defined and resourced
  • Change management for digitalists at all levels
  • Some of the biggest challenges in orchestrating digital transformation
  • Key elements for successful digital transformation
  • Examples of reality vs. hype
  • How to effectively engage your teams in the transformation
  • How to measure progress in your digital journey
  • Trends and vision for the future

Free IDC Report for Participants

Following the tweet chat, participants will have an opportunity to access the recent IDC Report, “Chief Digital Officers: Bridging the Innovation Gap Between CIO and CMO” by Gerry Murray. It examines the emerging role of the chief digital officer and highlights how CXOs and business/IT leaders can position themselves and their organizations with respect to the CDO role for maximum advantage and synergy.

Registration for the #SAPDigitalChat tweet chat is optional; to do so, click here: http://bit.ly/SAPChat1.

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