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SAM Summit London is coming May 21, 2019
the premier summit for advanced-level
software license management practitioners
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At SAM Summit London, attendees gain the knowledge and insight they need to grow their compliance programs, avoid costly audits, and optimize their software spend. A full 2-track program over one full day will present innovations and successes through thought-provoking presentations, roundtable discussions, case studies, and open networking time to help SAM pros assess and manage compliance, audits and license negotiations.
The 2019 agenda is available.
2019 Summit Sessions
SAM Summit London will feature an all-new agenda including compliance pros from Oracle, IBM, KPMG, Snow Software, Danske Bank and other leading practitioner organizations.
Here's a sample of the cutting-edge topics:
|Crowdsourced Data Normalization Is Here
|Emerging Trends with the Big Software Vendors, Question and Answer Session
|Everyone's an IT Decision Maker, Now What?
|Get a Grip on Your SaaS Spend
|What's New in IBM Licensing & Compliance
|How Cisco Systems Takes on Major Vendors
|Making Friends with Your Internal Auditor
|Making the Business Case for SAM and ITAM Workshop
|Panel Discussion: Managing SaaS, Cloud and Mobile in the New IT Age
|Oracle's New Approach to Software Investment Advisory Services
|Panel Discussion: Keeping SAM Relevant in an Environment of Digital Disruption
|SAP’s New Approach to Indirect Access and How to Simplify Audits and Improve Compliance
|Transform Your Oracle Environment and Drive Cost Efficiency
|What's in Store for the Future of SAM
|Research Review: What's Driving SAM and License Management in 2019
The 2019 agenda is available. click here.
Sessions are open to all attendees unless listed otherwise. Sessions listed as end user only are NOT open to vendors, consultants, software resellers, software tool providers, compliance consultants, practitioner consultants or other SAM services professionals. Individuals in this category are welcome to attend sessions open to all attendees or sessions for vendors only. IBSMA may invite non end users to attend certain sessions as co-presenter, moderator or room monitor. Questions on this policy should be directed to IBSMA director's office.
SAM Summit Mobile App
This custom app enables you to: download session materials, create a custom schedule, bookmark your favorite sessions, network and share contact info with other attendees and tweet about you experiences. Registered conference attendees will receive the login details and password required to access the app.
Who should attend
SAM Summit London 2019 is for software license management professionals in the U.K., Europe and globally.
License compliance program managers and staff
Vendor management and procurement staff involved with software licensing
Software compliance auditors and software asset managers
Legal, finance and accounting staff
Executives, managers and staff looking to network with peers
IT security pros looking to build expertise in related SAM practices
The event focuses on presenting innovations and successes in these areas:
Executive views on SAM and compliance
Trends and events affecting SAM and compliance programs
New technologies for compliance and management, plus a sneak preview of new enterprise SAM tools
Publisher-provided tools for compliance and license management
Focus on compliance analytics and adapting your program for the cloud and software-as-a-service
Lessons learned from starting and running a SAM program: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and more
Stimulating panel discussions with industry leading companies
Case studies, stimulating group discussions and more
Sessions for end users only
Location & Hotel Info
SAM Summit London will be held at the KPMG meeting center in Canary Wharf. The building offers state of the art meeting facilities and amenities.
15 Canada Square
London E14 5GL
Click here for office location and transportation information. Hotels convenient to Canary Wharf are listed below. Additional options available on your favorite travel booking site.
Hilton London Canary Wharf | Marsh Wall, London E14 9SH, +44 20 3002 2300
Hotel Novotel London Canary | Wharf 40, Marsh Wall, Isle of Dogs, London E14 9TP, +44 20 3530 0500
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Contact IBSMA to request 2019 exhibitor information. E-mail Services@IBSMA.com or call 1.734.930.1925.
social time & certifications
May 21 | SAM Summit London
Conference sessions run 9:30 a.m.–5:45 p.m. The conference agenda will be posted in March..
May 20, 22 and 23 | Certification Courses
|Practitioners Certificate in Oracle License Management (PCOLM)
||This course will empower you to make informed decisions on licensing and managing your Oracle software. The content covers not only the fundamentals of Oracle software licensing, technical support polices and software asset management, but also the essentials of server architecture, licensing and compliance concepts. Details
|Practitioners Certificate in SAP License Management (PCSAP)
||This course will empower you to make informed decisions on licensing and managing your SAP software. The content covers not only the fundamentals of SAP software licensing, technical support polices and software asset management, but also the essentials of server architecture, licensing and compliance concepts. Details
|Practitioners Certificate in IBM License Management (PCILM)
|This course will help you learn about critical areas of IBM licensing and develop a practical approach to creating reliable IBM license compliance reports. We will illustrate key concepts and pitfalls using exercises based on real-life customer scenarios. At the completion of this course, you will have in-depth knowledge on how to effectively determine your IBM license entitlements, deployment and compliance position using all available resources. Details
All courses will be held at a local meeting center. Details will be posted when available. For additional IBSMA courses click here.
Save 10% on early-bird registration (register 14 or more day in advance), or save $200 on multiple courses. Coupon codes listed on the shopping cart. Conditions apply.
*PCOLM, PCILM and PCSAP courses available for an additional fee.