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Webinar Recording

Grow, Change, Automate - What You Should Know About Finance Automation

Date: Monday, September 18, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Accountants have morphed from paper pushers into digital financial professionals. Are you being left behind?

Today, everything is going digital. Children born today may never need to handle physical money in his/her lifetime making the tracking and recording of financial transactions in a virtual world a new art among a world of data scientists.

Accountants have risen to the occasion designing new software to handle to data deluge, making it easier to use and less expensive, but all are constrained by the human element. Automation will allow finance professionals to manage by exception and control the onslaught of ever increasing data.
After attending this event you will be able to:
Understand what Finance Automation is
Identify the different types of financial automation-programmatic and algorithmic
Acknowledge the dawning of continuous accounting
Recognize the steps to begin finance automation in your organization
Understand how cloud technology can be leveraged to run back office operations

Speakers

Kenneth Fick, President, CEO, Pierce The Fog LLC
Kenneth Fick
President, CEO, Pierce The Fog LLC
Mr. Fick has over 20 years of experience in positions including finance, accounting, management and consulting where he has led critical business planning, forensic analysis and strategy initiatives. As a senior leader, financial expert and business partner, Mr. Fick builds enterprise value by moving ideas from concept to execution. Currently, he is a Senior Manager at MorganFranklin Consulting as well as the President and CEO of Pierce The Fog, LLC a website dedicated to providing users with new ideas to accelerate their careers, improve their lives and enhance the profitability of their businesses.
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo
Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum’s growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

Sponsor

Event Sponsor NetSuite
NetSuite - Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit pioneered the Cloud Computing revolution in 1998, establishing the world’s first company dedicated to delivering business applications over the internet. Today, Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit provides a suite of cloud-based financials / Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), HR and omnichannel commerce software that runs the business of companies in more than 100 countries. For more information, please visit http://www.netsuite.com.

Continuing Education Information

Certified Public Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CPE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Specialized Knowledge
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
More information about CPE Credits

Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Specialized Knowledge
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
More information about Hours

Certified Management Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Specialized Knowledge
  • CE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
More information about CE Credits