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 oil and gas network. Complete the form below to be the first to receive our complete research once it’s released in March.
2020 Hot Topics:
The Move to Electric Vehicles (EVs)
As cars evolve into electronic devices, the automotive industry is facing rapid changes in electrification, and reworking plants for EV production is becoming more important.
Applying Automation to Business Processes/Products
Organizations are looking to standardize all core digital solutions to aid efficiency and develop a streamlined ERP as a foundation for innovation.
A Single Source of Truth and Accessible Data
As a result of bringing more technology/software into vehicles as well as cars evolving into electronic devices, data reliability and availability are critical to success.
Autonomous Vehicles and Transportation as a Service (TaaS)
There is an increasing prevalence of self-driving vehicles in addition to driver’s assistance software, and widespread TaaS implementation will likely push forward discussions on autonomous vehicles as we continue to modify the current transportation model.
New operating models and business innovation
Disruption in the industry is leading to massive restructuring to right-size capacity and workforce to free capital for investment in next-generation mobility.