Workday Rising 2016
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Check out our favorite highlights from this year’s conference!
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At Workday Rising, our customer community gathers to discover new possibilities. Join us to gain a fresh perspective on how to overcome your business challenges, hear how others are navigating change, and get a sneak peek into what being part of the Workday community is all about.
Hear from visionary thought leaders about what’s on the horizon. Pick up practical strategies as Workday customers share how they’re tackling today and tomorrow’s challenges. And come away with tangible evidence to help you build a case for moving to Workday.
Check out a few highlights from Workday Rising 2015 to get a sense of what’s in store at this year’s conference.
Last year, 96 percent of attendees answered “satisfied” or “very satisfied” when asked to rate their overall conference experience.
“The tremendous knowledge, confidence, and buzz from Workday's leadership presenters, speakers, and customers have been excellent! Tremendous learning and networking, a very hearty thank you.”—Vice President, IT
“Fantastic information in each of the sessions. I have great ideas to take back to my team to improve our organization. Can't wait to come back next year and do it all again!”
—Director, Human Resources
“Very informative sessions for me at this phase in our project. I love hearing other customers’ stories, getting their contact information, and being able to email and/or call others as resources.”—Senior Manager, Finance
Need to explain the value of Workday Rising to your organization?
At Workday Rising, you have a unique chance to discover the value of Workday by learning directly from experienced customers and product experts. Whether you are leading change at the executive level or operating on the front lines, Workday Rising is designed to challenge, educate, inspire, and reveal areas of untapped potential.
Engage in an open dialogue with our customers as they discuss how moving to Workday has impacted their businesses. Understand our applications, services, and culture from our customers’ perspectives.
Experience inspiring daily keynote sessions. You’ll hear visionary speakers discuss their outlook on what the future holds and how we’re preparing organizations to boldly meet tomorrow’s challenges.
This year, we’re introducing a series of talks designed to weave visionary ideas alongside practical strategies to help you achieve your highest potential. Hear how top business leaders are navigating change.
Hear from Workday product leaders about how we’re shaping Workday for the long term. These high-level sessions will demonstrate our commitment to continuous innovation and our customers’ success.
Learn from product experts and customers about the new functionality we’ve delivered over the last year and how our customers are using Workday to achieve great results.
Want to get a closer look at Workday? Come to the Tips and Tricks theater located in the Expo. In these 20-minute sessions, experience our technology firsthand by learning best practices and how-tos.
Since all customers use the same version of Workday, you have an incredible opportunity to collaborate, swap ideas, hear how your peers are using Workday, and make some new friends while you’re at it.
In addition to the high-level content geared toward business leaders, we’re offering hundreds of deep-dive sessions along five focused tracks. Discover how our customers are maximizing their investment and gain tangible evidence that will help you build a case for moving to Workday.
Hear how customers are using Workday Financial Management applications to operate with a complete picture of their business, spend less time managing transactions, and devote more time to strategic decision-making.
These sessions will provide deeper insights into all aspects of human capital management from sourcing to succession. You’ll hear best practices and get a chance to share your ideas for recruiting, people enablement, talent management, learning, compensation, benefits, time tracking, absence management, payroll, and workforce planning.
Learn about our approach to designing technology, including reporting and analytics, user experience, mobile, security, integration, data aging, worksheets, applications deployment and management, and more.
In these sessions, you’ll hear from experts in Workday Human Capital Management, Payroll, Financial Management, Grants Management, and Student who will share product insights specific to your industry’s needs.
Learn how to optimize and maximize your Workday investment. The sessions in this track will cover best practices for change management, deployment, and user adoption.
Want to get a preview of some of this year’s breakout sessions?
Accenture is one of Workday’s most strategic and experienced deployment providers and a global leader in cloud services. In 2008, Accenture became Workday’s first large deployment partner. We saw the value of Workday solutions from the beginning and have since built a robust practice that delivers the full lifecycle of services for Workday Human Capital Management and Workday Financial Management applications—from planning to deployment to ongoing management and BPO. Our deep industry knowledge, intelligent tools, and global delivery network help to provide rapid deployments and strategic transformations. Learn more at accenture.com/workday.Download PDF Download PDF
Deloitte is a global leader in providing Workday finance and HR consulting services. Our global Workday practice has the breadth of capabilities across a broad spectrum of finance and HR transformation services to increase value and reduce risk in Workday-based projects. To find out more about how Deloitte and Workday can lead your organization into the future, visit deloitte.com/us/workday.Download PDF
IBM Workday Consulting Services combines the specialized experience of a boutique with the scalability of a leading digital services innovator to grow with organizations across all industries and accelerate and optimize the value delivered from Workday. Organizations benefit from our consultative approach to managing the complexities of transformational change through consulting, deployment, and postproduction services offerings. We create trusted partnerships by focusing on client success and service excellence.Download PDF Download PDF
Aon facilitates the Workday finance and HR journey through a full spectrum of advisory, deployment, AMS, and fully managed/BPaaS offerings. Aon’s dedicated Workday practice has over 1,000 colleagues with experience providing services across more than 275 Workday customers. We help our clients optimize process, and people and technology strategies, to drive business outcomes and empower results. For more information, please visit aon.com/navigateyourworld.Download PDF Download PDF
Appirio is a global services company that helps customers create next-generation worker and customer experiences using the latest cloud technologies. Our free-thinking consultants deliver unmatched customer value by creating actionable strategies, delivering results quickly, and helping organizations adapt to a new experience-driven era.Download PDF
Collaborative Solutions is a leading global finance and HR transformation consultancy that leverages world-class cloud solutions to help deliver successful outcomes for its customers. As one of the longest-tenured Workday consulting partners, Collaborative Solutions has deployed Workday Financial Management, Workday Human Capital Management, and Workday Payroll for global Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, and education and government institutions. Collaborative & You: Better Together. For more information, please visit: http://www.collaborativesolutions.com/risingDownload PDF Download PDF
DayNine is a leading Workday services partner that helps companies of all sizes deploy and optimize their Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management investments. Our Workday experts are passionate about understanding our clients’ businesses and dedicated to helping them maximize the potential and experience of their greatest asset—their employees. With global and diverse industry expertise, we have 270+ Workday customer engagements, and have deployed Workday in 115+ countries.Download PDF
At KPMG, we put our skills, experience, and actionable insights to work to help implement the future of finance and HR for our clients. As the U.S. member firm of the global cooperative KPMG International, our 24,000 professionals and partners in Audit, Tax and Advisory are passionate about your success. Using a cross-functional and collaborative approach, we help propel the world's leading organizations toward a successful future while optimizing current performance.Download PDF Download PDF
PwC helps clients across industries improve their business processes with Workday technology. We understand what’s important to your business. We leverage our deep industry experience to provide integrated solutions that map to your company’s strategic business objectives. We also help facilitate C-suite engagement and are uniquely equipped to leverage data trends through powerful analytics. Our goal: to collaborate closely with our clients to meet their business needs. Our tools: insight and technology.Download PDF
The trusted leader in digital documents for more than 25 years, Adobe brings e-signatures to Workday. Send, sign, store, and manage documents directly from Workday to streamline workflows for finance, HR, and more. Adobe and Workday deliver simple, paperless processes that improve your employees' experiences and accelerate your business.
Powerful technology plus a human touch. Companies of all types and sizes around the world that use Workday applications also rely on ADP’s integrated cloud software and services to help unlock the potential of their people. HR. Talent. Benefits. Payroll. Compliance. Working together to build a better workforce. Visit ADP.com.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services LLC is a leading global technology organization with expertise in providing Workday deployment and support services as well as a broad-range of complimentary complementary technology services.
Mercer|CPSG Partners combines the culture and relationships of a boutique firm with the power and resources of a global human resources firm. With over 250 successful implementations, special expertise in Financials, and groundbreaking E&G experience, we are ready to make your Workday experience nothing short of extraordinary.Download PDF
Microsoft is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
OneSource Virtual is an innovative Workday partner dedicated to dynamic outsourcing and consulting solutions. OSV offers a cloud-based alternative to traditional business process outsourcing and was the first Workday partner to deliver business process as a service (BPaaS) support and services that complement every phase of the Workday life cycle.Download PDF
SafeGuard World delivers payroll and employment management solutions to companies seeking greater control over their global workforce. With experienced client guardians serving more than 165 countries, SafeGuard World helps companies of all sizes reduce costs and risk in their global HR and payroll processes.
ServiceNow is changing the way people work by providing service management for departments across the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service, and more.
Sierra-Cedar's industry-focused, business-process–centric approach leverages our industry tenants designed to enhance and accelerate your Workday deployment. Focused on your Vision. Transforming your Day.Download PDF
With more than 180,000 people in 40 countries, Capgemini is a global leader in consulting and technology services. We are a proud Workday partner offering a full end-to-end suite of services to enterprises of all sizes with proven deployment and AMS offerings that are unmatched in the Workday ecosystem. We provide Onshore, Near Shore, and Offshore delivery Centers, a proprietary Accelerated Solution Environment® (ASE), and a truly collaborative approach that is central to our core values.