HPE Discover Madrid 2017

Discover 2017 is HPE’s premier customer event, with thousands of IT professionals in attendance, creating a community of executives, managers, architects, engineers and solution experts from around the world. This is a valuable opportunity for you to gather industry insights, explore new technologies, gain hands-on learning and make valuable connections. This event is an excellent investment and can help us accelerate what’s next for our business.

Join us at the Capgemini Executive meeting room (MR#8) for all days of the event.

Don’t miss our speaking sessions!

Please mark your calendars to the following four Capgemini and client breakout sessions:

Session 1 (Session ID: DEMO629)
Experience Cloud28+ Testimonial Panel session

Hubert Beaucarne, Global Cloud Director, Sogeti
Date: Monday, November 27 / 12.30 – 13.30 CET (Transformation Zone Hours)
Cloud 28+ is an open community of cloud service providers, cloud resellers, ISV’s system integrators and government entities dedicated to accelerating enterprise cloud adoption. Learn how the HPE Cloud28+ platform is bringing together leading cloud services and partners.

Session 2 (Session ID: B4407)
How consumption-based IT works for one service provider to align cash flows and support the way that they operate IT

Luc Costers, Head of Infrastructure and Cloud, Sogeti and Craig Routledge, HPE Pointnext Global Sales, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Date: Tuesday, November 28 at 12.30 – 1.30 CET
Service provider customers are always looking for ways to put more focus on their customers, and to make money. Learn how they accomplish both goals by using Flexible Capacity for consumption-based IT on-premises, what their goals have been and how they are meeting those goals with HPE’s with Service Provider HPE Pointnext Services Hybrid IT.

Session 3 (Session ID: B4544)
Best practices for cloud-native applications using Hybrid Azure

Hubert Beaucarne,
Global Cloud Director, Sogeti
Date: Tuesday, November 28 at 16.30 – 17.30 CET
Learn how Sogeti is using HPE Proliant for Microsoft Azure to distribute new workloads across public/private environments. Sogeti will share best practices to distribute applications across Azure environments and accelerate innovation. We will also discuss customer roadmaps that emphasize “cloud first” applications, while maintaining specific on-premises concerns or needs for flexibility by addressing data sovereignty, regulations, latency or disconnected environments.


Session 4 (Session ID: T4573)
Capgemini’s Digital Employee Experience: Digital Office

Jon Harriman, Vice President – Head of Cloud Infrastructure Services Portfolio, Capgemini
Maciej Kafel, Solutions Architect
Date: Wednesday, November 29 at 11.30 – 12.00 CET
The accelerating integration of digital elements into most work processes is leading to a world where every employee becomes a ‘digital employee’. Capgemini and the new HPE jointly provide Intelligent Edge solutions where employees can effortlessly interact digitally not only at their office premises but also with the rest of world. Learn how our ‘digital employee experience’ can transform end users to a world where digital touches their workspace and office providing an advantage to access their apps and data across any device: anywhere, anytime.


Session 5 (Session ID: PNL4341)
Success stories of enterprises consuming cloud services from leading services provider partners

Luc Costers, Head of Infrastructure and Cloud, Sogeti and Guy DHauwers, Cloud & Service Provider Strategic Partnerships, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Date: Wednesday, November 29 at 11.00 – 12.00 CET
Learn from the real-world use cases from several enterprises, public sector and SMBs customers on delivering cloud-based applications and services with services providers, the SLA they provide, the cost saving they achieved and how they have been able to accelerate their digital strategies and execute on their Hybrid IT strategy with Service Provider Hybrid IT Pay-per-use.

Session 6 (Session ID: TBC)
How to create value quickly with the Internet of Things (IoT)

Jorik Abspoel, VP and Global Digital Director, Sogeti
Date: Wednesday, November 29 at 10.00 – 11.00
Demo on how to create value quickly with the Internet of Things (IoT)
How to create value quickly with the Internet of Things (IoT), two concrete examples how connected infrastructure and assets can help in improving your business. First case will be about connected bridges, how new ways of connectivity and edge computing is helping Google maps to optimize their route planning. In our second case we will discuss how Sogeti & HPE are creating new predictive models for asset tracking to monitor vehicles data on regular frequencies and generate insights with suggestions to improve productivity and performance.

Meet our Experts:

For any further queries, please contact Namita Sharma or Neha Bhatt.

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Event details

November 28, 2017
November 30, 2017
Feria de Madrid Convention Center, Avda. del Partenón, 5, 28042 Madrid, Spain