Adam Binnie is Global vice president and GM, SAP Analytics. Adam works across SAP to design an overall portfolio of analytical solutions that will delight and enhance SAP's customers. He brings 20 years of technology management experience in the field of analytics to SAP and has been responsible for innovations such as SAP StreamWork, SAP BusinessObjects Explorer, and Crystal Reports for Java. Previously, Adam led the emerging strategies function at Business Objects SA, alliances solution management at Business Objects, developer solution management at Crystal Decisions, Inc., and has held roles in sales, sales consulting, and solution consulting.
Howard Dresner is Chief Research Officer at Dresner Advisory Services, LLC, an independent advisory firm and a well known authority and author in the areas of Business Intelligence and Performance Management. Howard has 30 years of IT industry experience with 22 years in the Business Intelligence market.
He spent 13 years at Gartner, where he was a Research Fellow and Lead Analyst for BI. He also served as Chief Strategy Officer at Hyperion Solutions prior to forming Dresner Advisory Services.