SPF EMEA hosts a value-packed program split into five tracks covering the hottest topics in EHS, Risk Management, Sustainability and Technology Innovations. The program is designed to help you address industry challenges and make the most of your Enablon investment. Each of the five topic-focused tracks is composed of case studies, issues & trends, and deep dives into the associated Enablon solution.

SPF EMEA allows you to customize your experience. You can follow one track for the entire conference or hop around to specific sessions that pique your interest.

Keep a lookout for our 2019 program. It is currently in the works and will be announced soon!

Need some help navigating the program? The program is organized by topic-focused track. Highlight your track title of interest to get a detailed breakdown of the sessions offered in that track. Also note the color codes of the sessions to better understand what you’re looking at.

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 Keynotes & Plenary Sessions   Sustainability/CSR & Reporting    Product Stewardship & Supply Chain
   Governance, Risk Management & Compliance    Health, Safety & Environment 
 Technology & Innovation    > Legend description

WEDNESDAY 06/06    THURSDAY 07/06

Morning

8:00AM – 9:00AM — Registration and Continental Breakfast

Registration & Breakfast
  • Registration starts at 8:00AM
  • Breakfast will be served from 8:00AM until 9:00AM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

9:00AM – 10:30AM — Enablon Keynote

Enabling the Sustainable Company
How do you leverage technology to stay compliant, become more sustainable and drive operational excellence? Executive members of the Enablon crew and their guests will answer this question and discuss how the Enablon Corporate vision and strategy enhance customer success. The session will showcase the latest exciting capabilities, initiatives and services offered by Enablon to help you succeed through the right combination of people, processes and technology.

Speakers:
Chris Joseph, Chief Executive Officer, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Taylor Allis, Vice President of Product, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

10:30AM – 11:00AM — Networking Break

Networking Break
  • Get a cup of coffee
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from the experts who know best

11:00AM – 12:00PM — Panel

How to Drive User Adoption and Maximize the Value of your EHS & Risk Software Investment
User adoption is essential to success. During this panel, you will hear from Enablon Clients and Partners about structured approaches to manage change and accelerate user adoption, remove barriers, and pave the way for generating the greatest possible value from an EHS & GRC Software Investment.

Speakers:
Fréderic Antoine, Senior Director Services EMEA, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Sofie de Pauw, SH&E Excellence Process Manager, Bekaert
David Rose, Group EH&S Technology Systems Manager, Lend Lease
JR VanOrder, ‎Digital Solutions Global Practice Leader, Golder
Vijay Gudivaka, Senior Vice President and Global Director, Information Driven Performance, Arcadis

12:00PM – 12:30PM — Keynote Closing

Keynote Closing
Wrap-up of the Keynote and preview of the breakout session agenda.

Speaker:
Noelle Harvey, Director Product Management – EMEA, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

12:30PM – 2:00PM — Lunch & Demos on the Fly

Lunch Break
  • Lunch will be served from 12:30PM until 2:00PM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Visit the Innovation Corner to ask questions about Enablon applications and see a demo
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

Afternoon

2:00PM – 2:30PM — Breakout Sessions

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: How to successfully leverage a CSR/Sustainability program to increase business performance
Hear best practices to give more exposure to your CSR/Sustainability initiatives and gain insights on how to optimize the use of technologies to reach this goal.

Key takeaways:
– Hear best practices from your Sustainability peers
– Learn how to turn CSR/Sustainability program into actionable insights
– Learn from effective Sustainability software implementations methodologies

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Getting meaningful insights to lead effective improvements for your organization with EH&S solutions
Learn how to lead effective improvements in compliance assurance, risk reduction and business performance. During this session we will share best practices to improve EHS results throughout your organization and gain insight on how to optimize your Enablon solutions.

Speaker:
Eric Friedman, Digital Solutions Consultant, Golder

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Managing GRC with one of the industry’s broadest integrated risk platforms
Learn how the Enablon platform enables companies to deliver an advanced management view of risk indicators by leveraging rich data and Enablon’s diverse range of applications.

Speakers:
Johannes Swanepoel, Partner, Standard Model Partners
Phil Casey, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Goldcorp

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Leading product compliance & stewardship regulations and their impact on an international scale
Best practices and regulatory content integrations around product compliance and stewardship for the production, handling, transportation, and disposal of specific materials.

Speaker:
Alain Vassart, Senior Consultant Product Stewardship Solutions, Arcadis 

ENABLON TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW: The next generation of the Enablon Platform
Mobile, Big Data, Analytics, AI, AR/VR, Wearables, Blockchain, IoT, Cloud…Opportunities for both innovation and disruption in the operational, EHS and GRC landscape are numerous.

Join us to learn how Enablon envisions the evolution of its SaaS Platform and Infrastructure to ensure operational efficiency and to capitalize on these technology advancements. Discover how your business can benefit from our deep and broad enterprise-class technology roadmap.

Speakers:
Geoffrey Janvier, Vice President Engineering, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Fabien Goulamhoussen, Platform Product Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

2:30PM – 3:30PM — Breakout Sessions

LIVE DEMO: Drive Sustainability & CSR programs to maximize sustainable performance and enhance brand reputation
During this session, you will see a demo of practical use cases for driving sustainability and CSR programs:

– Easily identify internal and external stakeholders
– Retrieve sustainable performance data with quality data sets
– Calculate GHG emission using Scope 2 Market Based Methodology
– Create Specific Measurable Achievable and Time bound Objectives
– Use our reporting capabilities to create a wide range of reports & dashboards
– Break data analytics silos to get a broad sustainability picture with Enablon Blink / OData

Featured Products: Sustainability Metrics, Stakeholders Management, Initiatives & Donations, Projects & ROI analysis, Sustainability/CSR Reporting & Advanced Analytics.

Speaker:
Nicolas Boisnic, Product Manager – Sustainability/CSR & Analytics, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

LIVE DEMO: Protect the Health and Safety of employees & contractors, enhance environmental performance and ensure regulatory compliance
During this session, you will see a demo of practical use cases for managing health, safety and environmental risk to achieve safe operations, ensure your workforce is fit for work and preserve the environment.

Featured Products: Incident Management, TapRoot / Root Cause Analysis, Enablon Go / Mobility Apps, Observations & BBS, Job Safety (JSA/JHA) and Inspections.

Speakers:
David Rocha, Senior Product Manager, EHS, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Ken Reed, Vice President, TapRooT®

LIVE DEMO: Strengthen your organization’s risk assurance and control monitoring with Integrated Audits & Integrated Controls
During this session, you will see a demo of practical use cases for driving integrated risk, controls and audit management to provide assurance in organizations.

Featured Products: Risk Management, Audit Management, Internal Control, Event Management

Speakers:
Taze Young, Product Manager – Risk Management and Assurance, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Johannes Swanepoel, Partner, Standard Model Partners

LIVE DEMO: Improve the Compliance of Materials & Products in the manufacturing process and throughout the supply-chain
During this session, you will see a demo of practical use cases for ensuring product stewardship compliance and improve collaboration with suppliers:
– How to efficiently manage your material database with access to SDSs
– Improve Quality & Compliance of Materials & Products in the manufacturing process & throughout the supply-chain

Featured Products: Chemical & Substance Inventory Mgmt (incl. SDS), Product Compliance & Stewardship, Supplier Mgmt.

Speaker:
Aldric Delahaie, Product Manager, Supply Chain & Product Stewardship, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

GDPR & Security: Get your operations ready!
Security is the #1 priority for enterprise applications, especially with new regulations emerging like EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Speaker:
Caroline Cordier, Vice President Platform & Information Systems, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

3:30PM – 4:00PM — Networking Break

Networking Break
  • Get a cup of coffee
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from the experts who know best

4:00PM – 5:00PM — Breakout Sessions

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Managing Sustainability metrics, Objectives and Action Plans with a fully integrated solution.
Hear from a leading player in the global branded beverage industry on how to move from software selection through to go-live and usage of a global platform to manage Sustainability. Pick up tips and ideas for your business case and learn how to best govern Enablon to further advance your Sustainability program.

During this session you will learn:

– How to implement an enterprise Sustainability management platform
– How to leverage software into increased sustainability program participation, ultimately leading to improved results
– How to implement a robust and cost-effective performance management program
– How to leverage sustainability initiatives to drive cost savings and bring operation excellence

Speaker:
Marco Rocca, Global QHSE Content Manager, Campari Group

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Customers share their experience deploying and using Enablon's EHS solutions
Learn how one industry leader uses Enablon to reduce risk, prevent incidents and gain efficiencies within their Safety and operational teams. Hear customers tell their story of how they moved from software selection, requirements management, implementation and training through to go-live, support and next subsequent phases. Pick up tips and ideas for your business case or learn how to best govern your software selection project to further advance your EHS system and program.

During this session you’ll learn:
– How to source and implement an enterprise Health & Safety software platform
– How to leverage software into greater program participation that leads to improved results
– How to implement a robust and cost-effective management program
– How to move from common metrics/lagging indicators and leverage the technology to begin establishing leading indicators to improve performance

Speaker:
David Rose, Group EH&S Technology Systems Manager, Lendlease

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Managing internal controls and internal audits with a consistent and integrated approach
Learn from a customer how to deliver an advanced Three Lines of Defense framework with integrated Internal Audits and Controls in a complex and global organization.

Speaker:
Guillaume Boubert, Head of Global IT Audit, Accor

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Managing efficiently your materials database and streamline your product stewardship & compliance program
Hear from a pharmaceutical industry leader how to manage efficiently your substance inventory, material database, product compliance and access to SDSs.

Speakers:
Anna Brandenburg, Head of HSE Processes & Systems, Novartis
Stéphane Kervennic, Senior Manager Design, Novartis

Drive User Adoption with UX & Introduction to Enablon Onboard
This session will cast light on the latest strategy and developments in Enablon’s user experience toward immediate user adoption. We will inform you about concepts, designs and user experience guidelines to help you define your path toward a successful change.

Speaker:

Didier Tisseyre, Director of User ExperienceWolters Kluwer | Enablon

5:00PM – 5:30PM — Closing Remarks

5:30PM – 6:30PM — Cocktail Reception

Cocktail Reception
  • Cocktail will be served from 5:00PM until 6:45PM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Visit the Demo Corner to ask questions about Enablon applications and see a demo
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn more about their expertise

6:30PM – 6:45PM — Walk to Dinner Location

6:45PM – 11:00PM — Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner
  • Enjoy a unique Paris moment in a unique venue chosen especially for you
  • Continue the evening with the Enablon Excellence Awards Ceremony which recognizes organizations that are leading the way within their industry and that effectively leverage technology to achieve superior results in sustainable performance.
  • Continue the evening exchanging with peers during dinner

WEDNESDAY 06/06    THURSDAY 07/06

  Governance, Risk Management & Compliance    Health, Safety & Environment   Technology & Innovation 
  Evaluate, Select & Launch: Prospective Customers    Training    Industry User Group    > Legend description

Morning

8:00AM – 9:00AM — Breakfast

Breakfast
  • Breakfast will be served from 8:30AM until 9:30AM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

9:00AM – 10:00AM — Opening Session

Opening Session
Speakers:
Geoffrey Janvier, Vice President Engineering, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Noelle Harvey, Director Product Management – EMEA, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

10:00AM – 10:45AM — Breakout Sessions

Market Overview by Verdantix - Digital Innovations For Safe And Sustainable Operations
For today’s executives corporate reputation is the biggest risk to a firm’s value. Ensuring safe operations is therefore essential to sustainable performance. This presentation will explain how a wide range of digital innovations when combined together to create a digital twin of your assets can deliver safer and more sustainable operations. This new, digital paradigm for safe operations has implications for EHS professionals who must become innovators and entrepreneurs.

Speaker:
David Metcalfe, CEO, Verdantix

PANEL: Integrated Risk Management
In this session subject matter experts will share their views and experiences concerning Enterprise Risk Assurance. We will dive into topics like the three lines of defense, pushing risk management to the “frontlines”, risk culture and challenges in establishing Enterprise Risk Assurance.
Speakers:
Taze Young, Product Manager – Risk Management and Assurance,
 Wolters Kluwer |  Enablon
Phil Casey, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Goldcorp

Demonstrating the Business Value of your EHS & GRC Software Investment
In this challenging and evolving business climate, enterprise-class software can go a long way in helping companies to efficiently manage change, leverage big data to make smarter decisions, and streamline processes for better operational and financial performance.

Hence, demonstrating the return on investment (ROI), based on expected operational and performance improvements, is critical. There’s no single method to achieve this, and Enablon commissioned Forrester to develop an exhaustive methodology to establish a long-term ROI of software solutions. The model is designed to provide executives and senior leadership with the information needed to effectively build a solid business case when selecting best-fit enterprise software.

Speakers:
Julien Picaud, Product Marketing Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Executive Team, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Solve your BI challenges with Enablon Analytics Tools & Data Services
“Data Analytics Is The Core Of The Enterprise” – and companies need technology they can rely on, to derive truth and insight from the data they collect. In this world of Big Data, enterprise-class softwares like Enablon have a duty to efficiently assist their users making data-driven, meaningful decision.

We we will focus this session on demonstrating the wide range of inhouse data-mining capabilities our software currently offers, alongside with new data-services, which together will help you solve your day-to-day BI challenges.

This session aims to provide data analysts and reporting managers with hands-on tips to efficiently leverage Enablon’s BI capabilities, and build a solid stack of analytics to rely on.

Speakers:
Martin Vauthier, Senior Product Manager, Analytics & Machine Learning, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Orly Moverman, Global IT – EHS Applications Manager, Teva Pharmaceuticals

10:45AM – 11:15AM — Networking Break

Networking Break
  • Get a cup of coffee
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Visit the Demo Corner to ask your questions about Enablon applications and see a demo
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn more about their expetise

11:15AM – 11:45AM — Breakout Sessions

Best Practices for Global EHS Regulatory Compliance Management – How to Address Some Common Challenges
In this presentation we will look at 6 specific challenges when it comes to managing compliance with EHS laws and regulations around the world. For each challenge we will look at some examples of best-practice that we have witnessed across multinational organisations. Specifically, the challenges we will examine are:

– How to best meet the needs of ISO Management Systems (Legal registers) and Corporate Compliance Audit/Verification demands
– How to roll out a global EHS regulatory compliance program across multiple locations?
– How to know which laws and requirements apply to your organization (e.g. in each country or site-level operation; or in your office, warehouse, or manufacturing locations)
– How to stay on top of regulatory change?
– How to use compliance management data (what compliance metrics make the most sense)?
– How to integrate your EHS regulatory compliance program into your Enablon platform.

Speaker:
Tjeerd Hendel-Blackford, Head of Thought Leadership, Enhesa

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: GRC
During this session, you will learn about:
– Enablon solutions’ integration with the risk management framework at Ilmarinen with real-life examples
– Expected outcomes of Enablon solutions’ implementation and the realized benefits
– A summary of the next steps and path forward

 Speaker:
Mikko Alftan, Operational Risk Manager, Ilmarinen

Selecting the Right Enterprise Software
The selection of an integrated platform to manage your sustainability, EHS and GRC programs is a corporate engagement, and such a decision will have a long-term impact on your company’s processes and performance. To ensure a successful selection that will meet your company’s requirements, there are crucial steps to follow when choosing a software technology and set the right evaluation criteria.

During this session, you will learn about best practices for successfully selecting a software solution and it will help you save time and money.

Key takeaways:
– How to plan your software selection strategy in a timely manner
– How to define your requirements, and set the right expectations during the process
– How to benchmark vendors & gather feedback from your peers
– How to make the right choice and involve the appropriate stakeholders

 Speaker:
David Metcalfe, CEO, Verdantix

Innovation Labs - Building the future together with IoT, Augmented Reality, Drones, Machine Learning, and Predictive Analytics
Come join the innovation journey and learn how Enablon is building for the future. We will cover the cutting edge technologies such as IoT, Drones, Wearables, Machine Learning that we believe will be game changers for global enterprises, and show how we test these ideas in our lab.

We’ll show some live demos of current projects such as:
– Remote inspections with drones
– Image recognition and machine learning
– Artificial Intelligence with SafeMaps
– Predictive maintenance with IoT sensors
– Indoor location tracking with Beacons
– And more!

We will also discuss how you and your organizations are already using these technologies on site, and how Enablon can contribute to your innovation journey.

Speaker:
Josh Kaplan, Innovation Labs Product Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

11:45AM – 12:45PM — Breakout Sessions

11:45-12:15 - TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Connecting Health and Safety to the Technology-Driven Workforce
Speakers:
Tamas Erdelyi, Senior Consultant, EHS Information Management and Sustainability, Jacobs
John R. Faba, EHS Information Management Sr. Environmental Scientist, Jacobs

 

12:15-12:45 - CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Hear from a mining industry leader on Health & Safety best practices and how they leveraged Enablon to drive safety programs and instilled a safety culture
Hear from a customer how they use Enablon to reduce risk, prevent incidents and gain efficiencies within their EHS and operational teams.

Speaker:
Irène Caddy, SHE Reporting and Systems Manager, Anglo American

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: GRC
Learn how industry leaders use Enablon to drive integrated risk, controls and audit management to achieve assurance in their organizations. Hear how they moved from software selection, requirements management, implementation and training through to go-live, support and next subsequent phases. Pick up tips and ideas for your business case or learn how to best govern your software selection project to further advance your GRC system and program.

Speaker:
Laurence Lau, Operational Risk Manager, Coface
Carole Riaux, Manager, Risk Management, Optimind

Best Practices for a Successful Upgrade
 Are you thinking about upgrading your solution to the latest version? Are you wondering what steps, challenges, and investment are needed? Hear how Enablon continues to improve the upgrade experience with:

– A rapid and complimentary estimation process
– An improved methodology with new tools and reduced risk
– Lessons learned and best practices
– Partner enablement

Speaker:
Anthony Cadosch, Senior Analyst, Center of Excellence, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Creating Value along your Customer Journey
Selecting your enterprise software is just the start of your journey. At Enablon, our mission is to support you along the way, make your journey a success and ensure you get the maximum value with the Enablon solutions.

 Speakers:
Julian Tharsis, Principal Analyst, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Franklin Dijs, Global Operations Officer, Vopak
Bénédicte Bardinet,EHS Process & Tools Engineer, Alstom

12:45PM – 2:00PM — Networking Lunch

Lunch Break
  • Lunch will be served from 12:30PM until 2:00PM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

Afternoon

2:00PM – 4:00PM — Trainings

TRAINING: Reports & Dashboards
Bring your laptop or tablet, and take part in this hands-on learning session.

Unlock the value of data by learning how to build powerful specific reports and detailed dashboards to showcase your performance and match your business needs.

– Manage reports & dashboards in a shared library
– Share & publish dynamic dashboards
– Redesign reports in multiple formats

Speaker:
Carine Médaillon, KM, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

TRAINING: Best Practices for Training Users on V8
Promote user engagement in Enablon version 8:

– Highlight new features in v8 that support end users and generate excitement
– Blueprint for structuring end user training and learning content
– Best practices for building dashboards for end users
– Mechanisms to drive user adoption

Speaker:
Mike Staffeldt, KM, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

2:00PM – 4:00PM — Industry User Groups

INDUSTRY USER GROUP: HEALTHCARE & PHARMACEUTICALS
This Industry user group will focus on the product and content needs of the Pharmaceutical sector. After meeting for the past year, the Pharmaceutical user group will discuss short-term, mid-term and long-term roadmap needs and planning for 2018 user group discussions.

This user group will focus on helping Pharmaceutical clients best use the Enablon platform. Discussions will focus on which applications are in use and of interest to the industry sector and how Enablon can best meet the needs of the sector.

Speaker:
Alexis Merydith, Senior Director, Solution Architecture, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

INDUSTRY USER GROUP: INDUSTRIAL MANUFACTURING
This Industry user group will focus on the product and content needs of the Industrial Manufacturing sector. After meeting for the past year, the Industrial Manufacturing user group will discuss short-term, mid-term and long-term roadmap needs and planning for 2018 user group discussions.

This user group will focus on helping Pharmaceutical clients best use the Enablon platform. Discussions will focus on which applications are in use and of interest to the industry sector and how Enablon can best meet the needs of the sector.

Speaker:
Ian Murdoch, Strategic Account Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

4:00PM — End of the Event

Legend description

 Keynotes & Plenary Sessions  : Inspiring sessions with guest speakers and Enablon executives.

 Sustainability /CSR & Reporting  : Drive Sustainability & CSR programs to maximize sustainable performance and enhance brand reputation.

Featured Products: Sustainability Metrics, Stakeholders Management, Initiatives & Donations, Projects & ROI analysis, Sustainability/CSR Reporting & Advanced Analytics.

 Governance, Risk & Compliance  : Strengthen your organization’s risk assurance and control monitoring with Integrated Audits and Integrated Controls.

Featured Products: Event Management, Risk Management, Internal Control, Internal Audit, Business Continuity Management.

 Health, Safety & Environment  : Protect Health and Safety of Workers & Contractors, Enhance Environmental Performance, and Ensure Regulatory Compliance.

Featured Products: Incident Management, TapRoot / Root Cause Analysis, Enablon Go Mobility Apps (GoSafety and GoInspect), Job Safety (JSA/JHA), Management of Change, eOSHA submission and Juno.

Product Compliance & Stewardship  : Improve the Quality & Compliance of Materials & Products in the manufacturing process & throughout the supply-chain. 

Featured Products: Chemical & Substance Inventory Mgmt (incl. SDS), Product Compliance & Stewardship, Supplier Mgmt.

 Technology & Innovation  : Topics covered: Enablon Application Server, Performance Enhancements, Configuration Tools & Marketplace, Mobile Features, Smart Analytics & Reporting, Upgrade.

 Training  : Enrich your understanding of the Enablon solutions and increase the ROI of your SPF EMEA experience.

 Evaluate, Select & Launch: Prospective Customers  : Learn how to demonstrate the return on investment of a technology solution based on expected operational & performance improvements, and how to effectively build a business case when selecting best-fit enterprise software 

Featured Topics: Return on Investment, Business Case Writing, Technology Selection Process, Key Enterprise Software Attributes

 Industry User Group  : Find out how Enablon works with its clients and partners on implementation strategies, and leverages best practices to ensure successful implementations using the right methodology for each client’ specific business needs.