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Webinar Recording

Trends in FP&A for 2018

Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
The FP&A function is a critical piece for many organizations and there are no signs that this will change in 2018. In today’s volatile market, there is an urgent need for dynamic planning and forecasting that provides the agility the business needs to respond quickly and drive better financial decision making.

In addition to FP&A’s pivotal role, we’ll examine how organizations are investing in FP&A for continued success in the year ahead, the challenges and opportunities that technology can present, and the future of the FP&A function as it relates to strategy and utilizing data.
After attending this event you will be able to identify the trends in FP&A for 2018. We’ll also discuss:
The challenges in planning and budgeting in today’s market
Emerging trends in dynamic planning including rolling forecasts
The impact of these trends on staffing and skill sets for FP&A executives, including how to shift FP&A’s time to more value-added activities for the business
How big data can be leveraged in forecasting
Best practices for better business agility and remaining competitive

Speakers

James Myers, Founder and CEO, FP&A Strategy Consulting
James Myers
Founder and CEO, FP&A Strategy Consulting
FP&A Strategy Consulting is a company focused on leveraging technology to Accelerate Finance Transformation. James is a thought leader in FP&A and has presented at various Finance summits, including FP&A for High-Tech Summit; The CFO Forum; Finance Forecasting, Analytics and Transformations Summit and was recently the key note speaker at the FP&A and Big Data Summit. A qualified Chartered Accountant, he’s held various finance and operations leadership roles in multinationals: Dell and Nokia and has clients such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise and is a proud co-creator of the first FP&A Empowerment Survey 2017: The Evolution of Technology & Trends.
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 Oracle + NetSuite
Oracle + 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
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
  • Program Level
    Basic
  • Prerequisites
    No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
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Continuing Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 Hour
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • CPE Delivery Method
    Group-Internet
  • Program Location
    Online
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Certified Management Accountant

  • Continuing Education Credit
    1 CE Credit
  • Field of Study
    Finance
  • 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