SBN Finance Day

26/05 | Start: 08:30

SBN Finance Day

May 26th, 08:30-15:30

At SBN Finance function day, the program is highly interesting for people interested in Finance functions supported by SAP systems and third party solutions. The new solutions from SAP make it possible analysing data across the business and handle unexpected changes to financial forecasts as well as aligning strategic, financial, and operational plans

Keep up with the pace of change and adapt quickly too changes in the business environment by joining in and listening to experience from other companies also using the SAP solutions. Register now!

Non member price

4 500kr

Member price


62 in stock

Contact Didrik if you have suggestions for the agenda, questions or comments.

Didrik ArstadDidrik Arstad
Head of Innovation Team Finance
SBN - SAP Brukerforening i Norge
+47 90562921
Link to pictures from 2019
Link to agenda from 2019
Link to agenda from 2020

PS: Registration is free if your company has a membership in SBN. The most common purchased annual fee is 25.600NOK which is equal to approximately 2.400Euro. For this relativly small annual amount you and 3 more of your colleagues can register for free to all SBN events (excluding the conference) during 12 months. The only thing you need is a personal SBN account which is connected to the company which owns the membership. With this personal account you can log in and register for free to all SBN events. 

Tags: finance, analytics, sap knowledge



Presenter Tests and Networking


Welcome and introduction to the Day and the Program

Didrik Arstad

Head of Finance Process Improvements at SBN-Adfahrer



Inngående fakturaprosessen eller I2P(Invoice-2-Pay) - har du fortsatt en manuell fakturaprosess i din økonomiavdeling?
Lær hvordan din bedrift kan fuldautomatisere behandlingen af indgående fakturaer. NTT Data Business Solutions (tidligere Itelligence) it.capture service anvender AI til at skabe en fuldstændig automatiseret fakturaprosess. Dermed er der ikke længere behov for manuelle indtastninger. Flere virksomheder har allerede skiftet til denne nye model. Hør blandt andet hvordan Bang & Olufsen har været igennem deres automatiseringsrejse, og i hvordan de i dag får automatiseret indkommende fakturaer via it.capture service.

  1. Udfordringen ved manuelle processer
  2. Løsningen
    • fuld automatisering
    • hvordan vi anvender AI til at sikre kvalitet
  3. Bang & Olufsen:
    • Automatiseringsrejse for fakturahåndtering
    • Fra manuelt – til semiautomatisering – til fuldautomatiseret

Jonas Winther Kvist

Director, Approval and Capture Products LoB at itelligence a/s


Nickolaj Almskou Holler

Director, Financial Excellence & Tax at Bang & Olufsen at Bang & Olufsen a/s



Project One - one global future proof-of-standard ERP based on S/4 Hana for Wintershall DA

This is the backdrop for Wintershall DA and their SAP S/4Hana project=> Our mission is to become one team and one company by working across functions and countries through one harmonized integrated ERP system. We want to be at the pulse of technology and improve continuous!y.
Listen to their story so far and learn more from them about the following agenda:

  1. Vision
  2. Backdrop - pain points
  3. Business case - value mapping  and especially seen from Finance
  4. Project, roadmap, Gantt
  5. Greenfield - why as compared to other deployment options
  6. Business processes - standard or out-of-the box based on SAP best practice and modifications
  7. Finance topics

Azim Fiaz

Senior SAP Key user at Wintershall DEA Norge AS


Einar Midtun

Digital Transformation Lead at Wintershall DEA Norge AS





Measure and Maintain Optimum Profitability in uncertain times– with Margin Analysis

It is intriguing to see how dramatically things have changed lately around us, given the exceptional conditions we are living in. The global pandemic has impacted the way we work, live and operate our businesses. Companies must devise plans, if not done already, to ensure a robust top and bottom line and look for ways to improve revenue and reduce costs or both to maintain the same level of profitability as before. The endeavour must be enabled and supported by a robust, modern, cutting edge, real time profitability reporting solutions powered by SAP S/4HANA.


  1. Introduction to the topic and Speaker
  2. Business impact of Margin Analysis
  3. The 5 steps to successful margin analysis implementation
  4. Way forward.
  5. Q/A

Anders Steen

SAP Finance Transformation at Deloitte


Anubhav Garg

Senior Manager at Deloitte AB



Break for Lunch


Continuous Group-Wide Effective Steering with SAP’s Modern Platform

The area of Finance & Risk is changing. Within many industries Business Models are changing towards Outcome-Based Business Models, where products are moving to services, outreach to customers are going direct etc.. New Business Models must be Financially Viable.
One area that is crucial is  to be in control of the profitability and having actionable customer and product profitability insights is very important. Also to have consistent strategic, tactical and operational planning in place.
This presentation is about how you and your business can meet the requirements of today and tomorrow in providing effective steering of your business or your enterprise in a changing world with the newest technology from SAP.

Lars Fleminggård

Senior Solution Advisor at SAP Svenska AB



Intelligent Enterprise Planning: Business value and how to unlock it using SAP Analytics Cloud
SAP is committed to delivering innovative applications in the Cloud. Consistent with this, SAP strategic direction for planning follows on and aligns with the broader Analytics strategy.
The majority of new enhancements for planning will be delivered via SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC), including enhanced value for BPC via hybrid planning and analysis scenarios.
In this session, Erik will talk about the importance of Intelligent Enterprise Planning, while Mads and Søren will show the different options and provide the Accenture Point of View on how to transition into S/4HANA Planning in SAC.

Mads Cift

Business&Integration Arch Manager, SAP at Accenture Denmark

Erik Sandsbraaten

Managing Director - Strategy & Consulting, CFO & Enterprise Value Lead Norway at Accenture


Søren Kjeldsen

Bus. & Tech. Arch., Sr. Manager at Accenture at Accenture Denmark





Get insights from the Louis Poulsen digital journey and learn how they have fully digitalized their in- and outbound processes to benefit business.

Founded in 1874, Louis Poulsen is a Danish lighting manufacturer born out of the Scandinavian design tradition where form follows function.
Learn what, why and how this global vendor of designer lamps has achieved business benefits by successfully implementing digitalized solutions for their Inbound and outbound businessprocesses by implementing One Document Hub from xSuite. 
In this project, Louis Poulsen also achieved business transparency due to the digitalization of their inbound and outbound processes, automating invoice management and linking it all together in a
digital archive.
The presentation will include demos of selected parts of the solution.
The agenda will include:

  1. Dataformatting
  2. Automation
  3. Digital dialogue

Bo Bærentsen

Business Manager Nordic at xSuite


Kurt Spangsbjerg Petersen

Director, IT & Master Data at Louis Poulsen



Financial transformation for the tax function leveraging SAP S/4HANA
We will look into key considerations to be taken for tax when moving into S/4. We will share our experience on how SAPs Global Tax Management suite can support your transformation and readiness for an everchanging and challenging world with increasing eReporting and eAudit requirements. The new VAT reporting requirements in Norway from 1 January 2022 is a good example of how these changes are impacting business processes. 

Jon Henry Askevold Rosseland

Director at Deloitte


Per Evers

Partner | Responsible Tax | Tax Technology at Deloitte


Andreas Sturesson

Senior Manager, Tax Management Consulting at Deloitte AB



Localization: SAF-T, Digital VAT-report in 2022, Peppol, p27 and B2G
This will be a joint session between SAP and TJC Group covering  issues and topics like:

  • Status and roadmap of what SAP will deliver as standard with regard to SAF-T requirements including the new digital VAT-report based on SAF-T and what additional requirements towards B-2-G (Business -2- Government) in casu the digitalization of tax compliance in other countries around the world will benefit from solutions and services from the TJC Group.
  • A short status and development related to Peppol and SAP Document Compliance
  • P27 Nordic Payments or the new integrated payment platform that will replace Telepay in certain cases and the move to ISO 20022 Sepa - implications for SAP users

Erik Törnqvist

Localization Product Manager at SAP Svenska AB



Senior SAP Consultant Tax and Audit at TJC Group



Wrap Up and End

Didrik Arstad

Head of Finance Process Improvements at SBN-Adfahrer


Number of participants: 38

  • Inger Helen Bøhmer
    NorgesGruppen ASA
  • Roland zum Busch
  • Torunn Størksen
    Wintershall Dea Norge AS
  • Elisabeth Torget
  • Arve Ouff
    Wintershall Dea Norge AS
  • Hans Gunnar Frøystad
    WintershallDea Norge
  • Nils Erik Krosvik
  • Almir Curt
    NorgesGruppen ASA
  • Marianne Marnburg Drabsch
    Wintershall DEA Norge AS
  • Ann Iren Torget
    NorgesGruppen ASA
  • Gudbjørg Arnadottir
    SAP Norge AS
  • Erik Andresen
  • Steinar Ellingsen
  • Astrid Thommesen Sæbø
    SAP Norge AS
  • Holger Lämmel
    Norsk Hydro AS
  • Anders Eriksen
    Statkraft AS
  • Thor Øyvind Nilsen (SBN Kasserer)
  • Bernt Bakken
  • Freddy Hafskjold
    Statkraft AS
  • Anita Langseter
  • Arild Neeraas Olsen
  • Katrine Hobbelstad
    Borregaard AS
  • Britt Randi Amundsen
  • Sigrid Røed Landgraff
    Matiq AS
  • Eirik Jan Kroken
    Matiq AS
  • Anete Ozola
  • Trond Lindløkken
    Elkjøp Nordic
  • Dag Fischer Nielsen
    Coop Norge SA
  • Håvard Hammer
    Coop Norge SA
  • Louise Leisemei Paustian
  • Jens Wiechmann
    Nippon Gases Norge AS
  • Roland zum Busch
  • Svanhild Didriksen
    ConocoPhillips Norge
  • Randi Kleven
    Statkraft AS
  • Betzy Hensema Andersen
    Orkla IT AS
  • Catherine Adams
    Sopra Steria
  • Magnus Ollfors
    Statkraft AS
  • Per Helgesplass