Thursday, May, 21, 2015

The 2015 Innovation Tour Experience continues the discussion that we began at Enterprise World 2014 on the creation of the Digital Enterprise - what it will look like, how it will operate, and the opportunities it offers in a Digital-First World.

Join us in Johannesburg on May 21, 2015 as we bring the Digital-First World message to you on the OpenText Innovation Tour Experience. Explore keynotes, exhibits and dynamic breakout sessions and learn how to Simplify your processes, Transform your platforms and Accelerate information delivery, within and beyond your enterprise boundaries.

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The Maslow
Corner Grayston Drive & Rivonia Road
Sandton, 2031
South Africa

+27 (0)10 226 4600


Time Agenda
7:30am - 8:30am Registration & Networking
8:30am - 9:10am

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Lenore Kerrigan, Country Manager, OpenText

9:10am - 9:55am Keynote: A Digital First World
Simon Harrison, SVP Fast Growth Markets, OpenText
9:55am - 10:40am

Keynote: Product Innovation
Lubor Ptacek, VP Product Marketing, OpenText

10:40am - 11:10am Networking & Refreshments
11:10am - 11:40am Keynote: CIO as Chief Innovation Officer
Bradley Coward, Global CIO, SAPPI
11:40am - 12:15pm Keynote: Simplify Your Platform
Simon Carpenter, Chief Customer Officer, SAP
12:15pm - 1:15pm Lunch & Networking (sponsored by Datacentrix)

Track 1
Track 2
Track 3
1:15pm - 2:00pm The ECM Journey, including Cloud: Simplify | Transform | Accelerate
Speakers: Lubor Ptacek & Wolfgang Schmidhuber, OpenText
OpenText BPM: The Process and Case Management Strategy and Roadmap
Speaker: Arsalan Minhas, OpenText

Applying the Digital First Approach to Customer Experience Management
Speaker: Jean-Baptiste Adet, OpenText
2:05pm - 2:50pm Customer Case Study:
Speaker: Isac Tjombonde,
General Manager, NamPower

Customer Case Study:

Speaker: Xolisa Peter, CIO, NSFAS
Customer Case Study:
Barclays Africa

Speaker: James Mollentze,
Barclays Africa
2:50pm - 3:15pm Networking & Refreshments
3:15pm - 3:55pm EIM for Telco/Media
Speaker: Charley Matheson, OpenText
Digital Changes Everything:
A new model for
Government transformation

Speaker: Paul Crook, OpenText
EIM for FSIs
Speaker: Gerry Gibney. OpenText
4:00pm - 4:40pm Digital Transformation with EIM Solutions for SAP,
Oracle & Microsoft

Speaker: Bernd Hennicke, OpenText
Accelerate your Digital Enterprise with eDocs
Speaker: Joe Combs, OpenText
The next wave of Channel Development - Integrating the Financial Supply Chain
Speaker: Nigel Hysom, OpenText
4:45pm - 5:00pm High Commissioner Barban, Canadian High Commission
5:00pm - 5:20pm Customer & Partner Awards
5:20pm - 6:30pm Drinks Reception & Networking

Event Sponsors



We are headed to 17 cities across the globe to continue a conversation that we started at Enterprise World – a conversation about the creation of the Digital Enterprise what it will look like, how it will operate, and the opportunities it offers in a Digital-First World. The 2015 OpenText Innovation Tour offers exclusive networking opportunities, exhibits, solution-specific tracks, and access to OpenText experts.

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The Maslow is offering a limited number of discounted rooms to people attending the event: 
Luxury Queen Room (Single Occupancy) Incl. Breakfast ZAR 1,858 per night
Quote Booking Code:  INT20MAY2015