SAP Co-CEO Bill McDermott and Kevin Gilroy, senior vice president of Global Indirect Channels, along with experts from the private, public and non-governmental sectors examined ways to eliminate barriers facing small businesses as they seek access to capital, talent and technology.
McDermott kicked off the event with the “Power of Small” influencer roundtable, in conjunction with U.S. business leaders and SMEs. Panelists included John Evarts, COO and CFO, Mediafly; Sunil Hirani, CEO, trueEX; Linda Rottenberg, founder and CEO, Endeavor; Jorge Silva-Puras, Regional Administrator, US Small Business Administration; and Kathryn Wylde, president and CEO, Partnership for New York City. Watch the replay here:
Moderated panel discussions and Q&A sessions focused on how SMEs can use mobile, analytics and cloud technologies to drive innovation and business growth (see the full agenda). Watch the replays:
- Rapid-Deployment Solutions for SMEs (including afternoon opening remarks from Kevin Gilroy)
- Connected Business Networks
- SAP HANA for SMEs
- Mobile for SMEs
- Cloud for SMEs (including closing remarks from Kevin Gilroy)