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SAP Mentor Initiative IntroductionMark Finnern SAP Chief Community Evangelist & Mentor Herder
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 2Entrepreneur and Author Seth Godin in his book Tribes* Pa...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 3SAP Mentor InitiativeSAP Mentors are the top community in...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 4SAP Mentor AdvantageEngagementCo-InnovationAdvocacy
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 5Innovation: Influencing Product Development!Co-CEO Jim Sn...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 6 Vinjay Nataly post blog:Successfactors in a hybrid mode...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 7SAP Mentors: The New King MakersWho’d have thunk:SAP Ment...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 8SAP Mentor John Astill tutors Middle Schoolersto 2nd plac...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 9SAP Mentors as Trusted AdvisorsClosing Keynote SAP Mentor...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 10Mentors Jamming SAP’s Culture#suithugger Campaign Sapphi...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 11What Would Marilyn Pratt Do? Flash Mobmostly organized b...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 12SAP Mentors presenting at SAP internal DKOM SAP Develop...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 13SAP Mentor influencing SAP:John Appleby Keynote at FKOM ...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 14SAP Mentors and Coding for KidsYoung Rewired State (YRS)...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 15Co-Innovation: Influencing SAP Product Development! SAP...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 16Additional SAP Mentor Engagement I Vishal Sikka thanks ...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 17Additional SAP Mentor Engagement II Organizing the Deve...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 18Additional SAP Mentor Engagement III ASUG Annual Confer...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 19New SAP Mentors are Community NominatedNomination Proces...
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 20Vishal & Hasso happy to be honorary SAP Mentors
© 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 21More to Come ...… we are justgetting started!
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Sap Mentor Initiative Introduction

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These slides introduce you to the SAP Mentor initiative and what difference this group of exceptional, passionate SAP experts are doing for the larger SAP community. More details at: https://sapmentors.sap.com

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Sap Mentor Initiative Introduction

  1. SAP Mentor Initiative IntroductionMark Finnern SAP Chief Community Evangelist & Mentor Herder
  2. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 2Entrepreneur and Author Seth Godin in his book Tribes* Page 30 in Tribes. We need you to lead us.Most organizations spend their timemarketing to the crowd.Smart organizations assemble thetribe.*are SAP’s Tribe
  3. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 3SAP Mentor InitiativeSAP Mentors are the top community influencersof the SAP Ecosystem. Most of the ~130 mentorswork for customers or partners of SAP. All of themare hands-on experts of an SAP product orservice, as well as excellent champions ofcommunity-driven projects.More at: http://sapmentors.sap.com
  4. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 4SAP Mentor AdvantageEngagementCo-InnovationAdvocacy
  5. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 5Innovation: Influencing Product Development!Co-CEO Jim Snabethanking SAP Mentors forthe idea for SAP HANAOne: Free developer HANAlicenses hosted by Amazoncloud and others. [Video]Co-Innovation: SAP HANA One
  6. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 6 Vinjay Nataly post blog:Successfactors in a hybrid model –Top 4 challenges you will face from customers. 3 SAP Mentors: Jarret Pazahanick, Chris Paine and LukeMarson write detailed comments to every challenge postedby Vinjay setting the record straight. Vijay’s closing comment: “Thanks again. I am prettyencouraged by the views received …as it has helped meunderstand SFSF a bit more.”Advocacy: SAP Mentors setting SAP’s HCM Hybrid Record straight!
  7. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 7SAP Mentors: The New King MakersWho’d have thunk:SAP Mentors thenew King Makers
  8. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 8SAP Mentor John Astill tutors Middle Schoolersto 2nd place at SAP TechEd Demo Jam [Video]
  9. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 9SAP Mentors as Trusted AdvisorsClosing Keynote SAP Mentor Panel at SAP Australia World Tour 2011
  10. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 10Mentors Jamming SAP’s Culture#suithugger Campaign Sapphire / SAP TechEd Madrid
  11. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 11What Would Marilyn Pratt Do? Flash Mobmostly organized by SAP Mentors [video]
  12. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 12SAP Mentors presenting at SAP internal DKOM SAP Developer Kick Off [DKOM] Meetings with worldwide 14 SAP Mentorpresentations. SAP Mentors as DemoJam/InnoJam Judges
  13. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 13SAP Mentor influencing SAP:John Appleby Keynote at FKOM Singapore
  14. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 14SAP Mentors and Coding for KidsYoung Rewired State (YRS) is aweek-long, nationwide code-fest forkids.SAP Mentor DJ Adams co-ran andmentored the Manchester team.It culminated in finals & show-n-tellweekend in Birmingham (500 kids).DJ Adams connected SAP with YRSand SAP became headline sponsorfor the whole event.
  15. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 15Co-Innovation: Influencing SAP Product Development! SAP Mentor Philip Kislof saw anarea of improvement in SAP’sBusiness Process Blueprinting Blogged about it on SCN Convinced the Product Managerof that solution Change now implemented in thenew release of Solution Manager
  16. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 16Additional SAP Mentor Engagement I Vishal Sikka thanks SAP Mentors during his keynoeSapphire Orlando 2012 for their input to the revamped DeveloperLicensing model. First SAP Code Exchange project reaches SAP Standard SAP Mentors Supporting Universities SAP Mentors Participate in many Influence Councils Inside SAP names 3 Australian SAP Mentors as “most influential” Beta tested New help.sap.com Part of Customer Advisory Forum
  17. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 17Additional SAP Mentor Engagement II Organizing the Developer Wars at SBOUC (similar to InnoJam) SAP Mentors represented at all 3 SuccessConnect events Leonardo De Araujo + Team wins InnoJam + Demo Jam at DKOM Supporting SAP CodeJam events Ingo Hilgefort conducted three days of BI4 Elite training lastNovember in Vancouver. Now "BI4" black-belt training is happeningworldwide. Co-innovation project 5 SAP Mentors + 5 SAP employees createdSAPlink for ABAP in Eclipse ASUG Pre-conference sessions with SAP Mentors
  18. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 18Additional SAP Mentor Engagement III ASUG Annual Conference:Pre-conference sessions with SAP Mentors SAP Certification Influence Council includes SAP Mentors SAP Mentor Moya Watson spearheaded SAPs It gets bettercampaign and other Mentors spread the message. SAP Mentor Alumnus Ginger Gatling with other Mentors updating thebook Practical Workflow and donating $30K proceeds to DoctorsWithout Borders Zimkhita Buwa working in CapaCITI1000 program aiming to up-skillunemployed graduates.
  19. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 19New SAP Mentors are Community NominatedNomination Process 2x per Year:• April in time for Sapphire• August for SAP TechEd1. Community nominates Candidates [example]2. Suggestions are collected and talliedExtra weight for nominations from SAP Mentors3. Final List is assembled using following criteria: candidates expertise,solution/regional needs, diversity4. New SAP Mentors are announced publicly via blog post and introducethemselves to the community via a public SAP Mentor Monday Webinar
  20. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 20Vishal & Hasso happy to be honorary SAP Mentors
  21. © 2013 SAP AG or an SAP affiliate company. All rights reserved. 21More to Come ...… we are justgetting started!

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