The SAP ecosystem is constantly growing, and it gets noisier each day. It becomes essential to keep abreast of the industry’s news. So, if you are a SAP or ERP consultant who wants to get in contact with thought leaders and hear from business owners and IT experts on software and technology innovations, this article will provide you with a brief overview of top SAP conferences you can not but visit this year.

Come to Unite with Experts at Top 9 SAP Conferences 2018

Audit and Security of SAP ERP

The MIS Training Institute organizes the Audit and Security of SAP ERP Conference several times a year and in different locations. The next event will take place from May 14th to 17th, 2018 in New York, United States of America. If you can’t make it that day, you still have a chance to visit it in September in Denver, USA or in December in Washington DC, USA. The conference covers areas like validation services, posting and payment tolerances, stochastic blocking, dual control over sensitive fields, minimum pricing conditions, and automatic credit checking.

When: May 14-17, 2018

Where: New York, USA

Moreover, the MIS Training Institute will organize the Advanced SAP ERP Audit and Security Conference that will take place from the 11th to the 13th of June, 2018 in San Francisco, United States of America. This event will provide participants with an in-depth understanding of SAP basis and security assessment techniques necessary for performing a business technical audit.

When: June 11-13, 2018

Where: MicroTek Training Solutions, San Francisco, USA

The SAP Technology Conference

Events like this provide the unique opportunity to have a talk with SAP technology partners, discuss your unique business challenges and share your success stories. The conference is held annually in three different countries: Barcelona, Spain; Las Vegas, USA; and Bangalore, India. The soonest event will take place in the USA.

When: October 1-5, 2018

Where: Las Vegas, USA


The SAP Now Conference unites people around SAP solutions and breakthrough technologies such as in-memory, machine learning, the Internet of Things (IoT), and cloud. It is full of interactive showcases, virtual demos, practical content, local specialists, and networking opportunities. The event takes place in a number of cities around the world.

Check out the calendar to see when the conference will be held in your country.

SAP Controlling

The conference covers a bunch of topics in the management accounting module of SAP. There are several conference tracks that are grouped together by type of session:

  • SAP Reporting / SAP Planning
  • SAP Controlling
  • SAP Product Costing
  • SAP S/4HANA / SAP Material Ledger

When: September 17-20, 2018

Where: San Diego, United States

SAP Forum

SAP Forum gives you the opportunity to figure out the latest digital trends to define the best solutions for your business. It is held in a number of countries around the globe each year. Join your nearest SAP Forum to learn how you can accelerate decision-making, integrate processes, improve your business services and provide information in real time with solutions that scale as your company grows.

Have a look at the SAP Forum event Calendar to find out where it is going to be held near you.

Enterprise Asset Management with SAP 2018

It is one of the premier events that brings together people who are eager to share, network and learn how companies optimize their asset management strategies and improve customer success experience. Moreover, SAP Enterprise Asset Management will run alongside Mastering SAP Supply Chain & Procurement and the Mainstream Conference. So, by registering for one conference, you and your team get access to any of the 70+ sessions across both. You can visit three conferences in one!

When: May 21-23, 2018

Where: Hyatt Regency, Johannesburg

SAP Ariba Live

SAP Ariba innovations are rapidly making procurement services simpler, smarter, and more sustainable than ever. The conference will make clear how to make business-to-business buying and selling more productive. Join the conference to gain new experience and know how you can use SAP Ariba solutions to the fullest. Check out the agenda right here.

When: April 23-25, 2018

Where: Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Netherlands

Biz One Conference

People who join this event are aligned around a common goal: to network and build relationships with the best in the business. If you have made smart investments in technology to elevate your business, and now you want to know how to get more out of them, the BizOne Conference is the right place to discover it and take your business to the next level.

When: October 22-24, 2018

Where:  Orlando, FL

Top SAP Conferences You Can't Miss out on This Year

Plan ahead! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to join at least some of the SAP conferences because this is where SAP partners come to unite. Networking, learning, sharing…..and this is by far not the whole list of benefits you can get. Pick up two or three events that suit your schedule, get prepared for it, and kick off your journey right now. Keep in mind that early bird tickets are cheaper, so do not procrastinate. Stay tuned with StepShot!