To prepare for the 2020 Best Practices for Automotive conference, the ASUG research team uncovered the industry’s key pain points, day-to-day challenges, and current trends. We have identified the following areas of focus automotive professionals are facing today through one-on-one conversations with organizations, thought leaders, and stakeholders that are leveraging SAP technology to help run their businesses.
These insights will help us develop a conference agenda that’s specific to the SAP automotive network. Complete the form below to be the first to receive our complete research once it’s released in March.
2020 Hot Topics:
Connected Autonomous Shared Electrified Vehicles
Safety, environment, and changing consumer demands towards Transportation as a Service (TaaS) and other new business models.
Re/structuring and New Business Models
Massive re/structuring underway to right-size capacity, and workforce to free capital to invest next generation mobility. New operating models for startups exiting early funding, M&A, JV activity.
NextGen and New Technology
The War for Talent continues across five generations in the workplace. New ways of doing business as the future of work melds with data connectivity, Over the Air (OTA) updates, and consumerized applications and work methods.
Maintaining and improving relationships and customer engagement becomes paramount at each level of the value chain as business models change. Dealer experiences and aftermarket/retail modernize in response.
Supply Chain Agility
Addressing fundamental shifts in the value chain and sourcing based on global trade and tariff agreements impacting profitability and driving re-design of supply chain methods.