SAP Ariba Live Las Vegas

That's a wrap

A big, heartfelt thank you to everyone who made SAP Ariba Live a tremendous experience in Las Vegas: Our celebrated customers and supportive sponsors. Our exciting featured speakers. The insightful analysts. The great team at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. And our tireless staff, both on the ground and behind the scenes. None of this was possible without you.


Relive and share general session highlights

Here are some of the most insightful and compelling moments from this year’s general session. Take some time to review and share them with your colleagues.

Kick-off keynote

Alex Atzberger, president of SAP Ariba, kicks off the conference.

Stories of digital transformation

The team from Microsoft discusses their innovative collaboration with SAP Ariba, direct materials sourcing, and digitizing their supply chain.

James Edward Johnson, ‎director of supply chain risk management and analysis at Nielsen, reflects on the importance of supplier risk management.

Dr. Matthias Dohrn, vice president at BASF, shares how they are transforming procurement with SAP Ariba supplier management solutions.

Sharon Zhong, procure-to-pay lead at AstraZeneca, talks about the light enablement option for suppliers on Ariba Network.

Insights into SAP Ariba’s technology partnerships

Chris Carlstead, managing director of ONESOURCE Tax Solutions at Thomson Reuters, talks about making tax simple.

Leanne Kemp, CEO & Founder, of Everledger on blockchain.

Rob Robinson, founder and CEO of ConnXus, stresses the importance of diversity in procurement and supply chain.

Patrick Quinlan, CEO of Convercent, discusses the importance of building an ethical community through compliance software.

Alexander Rinke, co-founder and co-CEO of Celonis, announces the partnership between his company and SAP Ariba.

Bindiya Vakil, CEO and founder of Resilinc, explains how her company is the "Waze" of supply chain for visibility and efficiency.

Updates about SAP Ariba innovations

Supply Chains and Ariba Network 2.0
Sanjay Almeida, Chief Product Officer, SAP Ariba

The Future is Now – Smart Micro Apps and Blockchain
Dinesh Shahane, Chief Technology Officer, SAP Ariba

Managing Risk in Your Supplier Engagements
Padmini Ranganathan, VP, Product & Innovations, Supplier Risk, SAP Ariba

Procurement Vision
Sudhir Bhojwani, SVP, SAP Ariba