Networking activities

When it comes right down to it, as much as everyone loves the dynamic speakers and insightful learning sessions at SAP Ariba Live, it's the opportunity to make some great personal and professional connections that keeps people coming back. That’s why we’re packing the conference with networking activities – great opportunities to share your success stories face-to-face. For the schedule, see the full conference agenda.

Reception in the SAP Ariba Marketplace

After a full day of breakout and general sessions, you'll enjoy some time to relax. Join us in the SAP Ariba Marketplace to mingle with fellow conference attendees while exploring sponsor booths that showcase their business commerce specialties. On this first night, after learning and sharing valuable insights and best practices, come and meet professionals from companies that are forging new paths in digital commerce.

Free Night – Dinner on Your Own

Tuesday night is your free evening to explore Sydney and go out to dinner with friends from SAP Ariba Live. Are you attending with a large delegation from your organization? This is a great night for a team dinner at one of the many restaurants in the city.

After Hours Reception at Zephyr Sky Bar

At SAP Ariba Live, you can always count on fun gatherings! Join us at the beautiful Zephyr Sky Bar, where you can take in the Sydney skyline and wind down after a day of engaging content. Take this opportunity to enjoy refreshments and get to know your fellow conference attendees. Zephyr is at the Hyatt Regency Sydney, a one-kilometre walk from the ICC.

Women in Leadership Forum

Join host Alicia Tillman, Chief Marketing Officer, SAP Ariba, at the annual Women in Leadership Forum. You’ll be able to network with other conference attendees and hear from leading industry professionals as they share their insights, success strategies, and business challenges. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so don't be late.

Supplier Enablement Lunch

This special luncheon will feature a panel and audience discussion about how buyers determine the value that suppliers derive from engaging in e-commerce. SAP Ariba supplier customers will share their views about doing business on Ariba Network, and you’ll hear best practices on how to overcome suppliers’ objections and motivate them to participate in your strategic e-commerce initiative.

Closing Reception at Cyren Bar

If you know SAP Ariba Live, you know we don’t disappoint when it comes to our networking evening events. Join us Wednesday as we wrap-up the conference at Cyren Bar. This is the perfect location to relax with a cocktail, dine on fresh seafood, and take in the evening’s entertainment while overlooking the sparkling Darling Harbour. Cyren is within walking distance to the ICC.  

As a registered attendee, your name is on the guest list. But please note: Your conference badge is required for admission.