APAC Symposium 2019
11-12 September 2019 | Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
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Two Days of Industry Knowledge
Sharing & Networking

Reserve your complimentary seat for Coupa's annual APAC industry event that will foster thought leadership and education across the entire business spend management community.

Connect with more than 150+ peers and experts on specific ways to deliver measurable value by transforming the way your organization spends.

  • Learn from Coupa customers and industry thought leaders sharing their experiences, value achieved, and future plans.
  • Explore value-added solutions from Coupa and Coupa partners.
  • Network with like-minded spend management professionals (and build up your personal network, too).
  • Free content-rich training (Coupa Customers and Partners only).
  • This complimentary event is by invitation only.

Unleash the power of
Business Spend Management

Steve Winter

Coupa Software
Keynote Speaker

Sarah Jenner

Finance Digital Transformation
North Queensland Airports

Keaton Miller

VP - APAC, Services & Value Management 
Coupa Software

Dalida Abi-Chebli

Director of Purchasing to Payment Services and Finance Strategy
Monash University

Stacey Dawson

Coupa Team Leader
Monash University

Dr Jeff Collins

Vice President Business Value Engineering
Coupa Software

Donna Trowbridge

Chief Procurement Officer
DBS Bank

Raja Hammoud

SVP Product
Coupa Software

Ben Smith

Sr. Director, Customer Value Management - ANZ
Coupa Software

Hendrik Snyman

Chief Procurement Officer
Beach Energy Limited

Srinivas Kannan

Head of Business Value Engineering - APAC
Coupa Software


Wednesday, 11th September

09:00 - 16:00 
Coupa Partner Day

09:00 - 16:00 Coupa Customer Training

09:00 - 16:00 Customer Advisory Board (Invite Only)

16:00 - 18:00 Welcome Reception

Thursday, 12th September

08:00 - 09:00 
Breakfast in Expo Lounge / Registration in Grand Ballroom Lobby  

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome address :
09:15 - 09:45 Opening General Session : 
                                   Steve Winter, Chief Revenue Officer, Coupa US

09:45 - 10:30 The Procurement Transformation Journey of Monash University 
                                   Dalida Abi-Chebli, Director, Purchasing to Payment Services and Finance Strategy
                                   Stacey Dawson, Coupa Team Leader

10:30 - 11:00 Networking in Expo Lounge / 1:1 Meetings

11:00 - 11:45 The Future of Business Spend Management : 
                                   Raja Hammoud
Senior Vice President Product, Coupa US

11:45 - 12:15 A Fireside Chat with DBS Bank - Where to Now? : 
                                   Donna Trowbridge, Chief Procurement Officer, DBS Bank
                                   Keaton Miller
, Vice President Customer Services & Value Management, Coupa APAC

12:15 - 12:45 
What are the Keys to Successfully Driving Value? : 
                                   Dr Jeff Collins, Vice President Business Value Engineering, Coupa US
                                   Srinivas Kannan, Head of Business Value Engineering, Coupa APAC

12:45 - 14:15 
Networking Lunch in Expo Lounge / 1:1 Meetings

14:15 - 15:00 |
We are giving Procurement a Makeover! : 
                          Hendrik Snyman - Chief Procurement Officer, Beach Energy,
                          Sarah Jenner, Financial Digital Transformation, North Queensland Airports
                          Ben Smith, Senior Director, Customer Value and Success Management, Coupa APAC

15:00 - 15:45 |
The Future of Business Spend Management Live Demonstration 
                          Hollie Rowsell, Value Solutions Consultant, Coupa ANZ
                          Mark Rabjohns, Value Solutions Consultant, Coupa Asia

15:45 - 16:00 |
Closing Remarks : 
16:00 - 17:00 Networking Reception in Expo Lounge / 1:1 Meetings

17:00 - 19:00 
Symposium Reception at Blu Bar at Shangri-La Hotel

Join us at the famous Shangri-La in Sydney with fellow prospects, customers,
industry leaders, executives and partners from around the globe.

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

176 Cumberland St,
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
11-12 September 2019