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Webinar Recording

Convergence of Business Forecasting and Analytics – The New Normal

Date: Friday, May 8, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
After attending this event you will be able to:
Recognize the key elements of both CPM and BI systems
Describe means for bringing those systems together in a unified platform
Identify key benefits of unifying analytics and planning platforms in order to build a business case for establishing a unified CPM and BI

Speakers

Scott Jennings, Managing Director - North American Operations, BOARD USA
Scott Jennings
Managing Director - North American Operations, BOARD USA
Scott Jennings is the Managing Director, Americas for BOARD International, a Swiss-based vendor of Corporate Performance Management (CPM) and Analytics solutions. Over the last 10 years he has been educating organizations and assisting them in implementing streamlined and automated processes for budgeting, planning, financial reporting and consolidation, and scorecarding. An 18 year veteran of the software industry, Scott has spent the majority of his early career in solution delivery with firms such as IBM and EasyAsk (now part of Progress Software). He has also managed the deployment of Business Intelligence at MCI (now Worldcom). Scott holds a degree in Finance from Lehigh University and resides in Austin, TX.
Dr. Vijay Jog, Founder and President, Corporate Renaissance Group
Dr. Vijay Jog
Founder and President, Corporate Renaissance Group
Dr. Vijay Jog is a leading authority in corporate value creation and performance improvement. With over two decades of experience in both the public and private sector, Dr. Jog provides a unique perspective and insight into what drives performance and business management. Dr. Jog is founder and president of Corporate Renaissance Group, a global firm that specializes in improving enterprise performance through innovative technology driven solutions. He is also a professor of Finance at Carleton University's Sprott School of Business in Ottawa, Canada, and leads a number of courses for CPA Ontario.
Thomas Ironstone, Senior Consultant, Corporate Renaissance Group
Thomas Ironstone
Senior Consultant, Corporate Renaissance Group
Thomas Ironstone is a senior consultant at Corporate Renaissance Group, a global firm that specializes in improving enterprise performance through innovative technology-driven solutions. His career has spanned the areas of corporate finance, strategic planning, performance management and business intelligence. Tom’s business background is combined with an expansive knowledge of technical solutions, making him a powerhouse in delivering insight and achieving success for public and private companies, non-profits and professional bodies in locations around the world. His focus in recent years has been providing advisory and implementation services in areas of budgeting and forecasting, financial planning, balanced scorecard, and business intelligence. Thomas holds a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies (BMOS), Finance and Accounting from the University of Western Ontario and a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance from Carleton University. He resides in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Moderated by: John Kogan, CEO, Proformative
Moderated by: John Kogan
CEO, Proformative
John has been CFO at four technology companies, a finance executive at Cardinal Health, and in multiple roles at AlliedSignal and Cisco Systems. John has raised over $100M in equity capital and debt and has played central roles in numerous buy and sell-side transactions for both public and private companies. As COO at two companies, John also ran Engineering, Manufacturing and Customer Service operations. He has also founded, invested in and been a board member or advisor of a number of companies. John has a B.A. in Economics from Connecticut College and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor Corporate Renaissance Group
Corporate Renaissance Group - Since 1989, we have been helping organizations transform the way they work by effectively implementing business software and information solutions. We are an internationally recognized business consulting firm specializing in enterprise resource planning, corporate performance management, business intelligence, financial and costing principles, shared services and employee performance management. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, we have offices located throughout Canada, South Africa, India and the United States.
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There are no CPE Credits for this Solution Demonstration.