Perspective: 2016 SAP Industries Analyst Base Camp
This IDC Manufacturing Insights Perspective examines the recently held SAP Industries Analyst Base Camp and its implications for the manufacturing industry. Held in the SAP offices of Newtown Square in July, this is an event laser focused on multiple industry segments and subsegments, including retail, high-tech, healthcare, consumer products (CPs), automotive, and industrial equipment manufacturers. A single-day event, the morning was allocated to plenary sessions discussing SAP's broad approach to industry applications as well as the role of cloud and the afternoon was allocated to industry-specific deep-dive sessions. IDC had multiple analysts in attendance, covering multiple industry sessions including chemicals, consumer products, and discrete manufacturing.