Forum Highlights

Why Join This Forum

5 Reasons to Join Us at the Inaugural Digital Automation and Transformation in Finance and Accounting Forum!

  1. International and local case studies shared by prominent speakers who have played imperative roles in realizing digital automation initiatives in finance & accounting
  2. Proven best practices and practical insights on what organizations need to cost-effectively implement automation and other transformation enablers in finance & accounting
  3. Interactive, outcome-focused roundtable discussions and panels that aim to answer pressing questions and assist delegates in mapping out their finance & accounting automation journeys
  4. An exclusive platform for industry experts to address major finance & accounting transformation challenges, and share solutions
  5. A valuable opportunity to engage and forge partnerships with thought leaders, business leaders, and much more

Hot Topics to be Discussed

DAY 1: Pre-Forum Masterclass: Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Masterclass A: 09:00 – 12:30
Implementing and Scaling RPA for Enterprise Wide Adoption

Masterclass B: 13:30 – 17:00
Identifying Opportunities in Finance Through RPA and AI

DAY 2: Thursday, 1 August 2019

  • Keynote: Building a Business Case for the Digital Automation Disruption of Finance and Accounting
  • From Scorekeeper to Strategic Partner: How RPA Can Reimagine the Finance Function
  • Panel Insights: RPA as a Driver for Strategic Transformation of Finance
  • How Australia Post Created a Next-Gen Finance Team Through RPA
  • How to Use Real-Time Financial Data to Improve Accuracy Your Financial Forecasting and Budgeting
  • Uber Case Study: Transforming Financial Forecasting with Data Science and Machine Learning
  • How Predictive Analytics Helps CFOs and Financial Leaders Improve Visibility in Revenue Growth and Growth Profile
  • Advanced Finance Analytics: Unearthing Cost Reduction Opportunities and Hidden Shareholder Value

DAY 3: Friday, 2 August 2019

  • How Blockchain Streamlines Accounting Operations By Reducing Costs of Maintaining Costly Ledgers While Providing Absolute Certainty of Financial Transactions and Ownership Of Assets
  • How Cloud Accounting Helps Accountants Improve Financial Accuracy, Eliminate of Duplicate Entries, Secure User Access, Infrastructure Security and 24/7 Access Control
  • Automating Accounting Through RPA: How The Rise of Computer Vision, OCR, Automatic Document Analysis and Machine Learning to Autonomously Process Documents Streamlines Accounting Operations
  • How Big Data Analytics Enhances Audit Automation While Improving Financial Controls and Keeping Tabs on Potential Frauds
  • Audit Analytics on Risk Profiling: How Audit Analytics and Machine Learning Helps PayPal Transform its Compliance and Fight Fraud
  • Panel: Enabling Interoperability Between Legacy Financial And Accounting systems and New Technologies to Create a Truly Digital Financial and Accounting Enterprise
  • Improving Financial Reporting: How Ceradyne Improved financial Reporting Through Real-Time Financial Insights and Data Visualization
  • Advanced Analytics: Accelerating Decision-Making in Planning, Budgeting and Profitability Analysis

Companies Expected at the Forum

  • AGL Energy
  • Alfred Health
  • ANZ
  • Australian Taxation Office
  • BHP
  • BP
  • Caltex
  • CBRE
  • Coca-Cola Amatil
  • Coles
  • David Jones
  • Deakin University
  • Department of Health & Human Services
  • Department of Treasury & Finance
  • Downer
  • DuluxGroup
  • ExxonMobil
  • Fujitsu
  • Fulton Hogan
  • Hays
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • JLL
  • John Holland
  • Lendlease
  • Macquarie Group
  • Macquarie University
  • Michael Page
  • MinsterEllison
  • Monash University
  • National Australia Bank
  • NSW Health
  • Orica
  • Perpetual Limited
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Qantas
  • Rio Tinto
  • SA Health
  • South32
  • Sydney Trains
  • Sydney Water
  • Target Australia
  • Telstra
  • Thiess
  • Transport for NSW
  • Unilever
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Queensland
  • VicRoads
  • Westpac
  • Woolworths Group