Future Focused Accounting Conference 2022

Tools, Tech & Tactics

Learn how finance leaders are creating real advantage and value for their organisations and clients by embracing digital technology and a growth mindset. This exciting new online event can help you leverage the latest tools and proven techniques to drive business progress.
The Future Focused Accounting Conference examines how new technologies, methods and processes are re-defining the finance function. 

Delivered in two streams tailored to professionals in either public practice or corporate roles, it offers inspirational insights into today's disrupted environment.
The innovative program is presented by practitioners and industry experts, and features live presentations, practical case studies, and interactive Q&A sessions.

Learning Outcomes
Covering vital areas like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, robotics, automation and data analytics, the curated content can help you:

Practice stream - Powered by Catalyst


  • Understand key technologies that create a competitive edge
  • Design a roadmap to your future capabilities
  • Accelerate digital transformation and workflow management
  • Embrace digital capabilities for better client outcomes
  • Build high-performance team capabilities
  • Create a more flexible culture that embraces a hybrid workforce
  • Enhance the wellbeing of your team
  • Leverage data using best practice techniques


Corporate stream 

  • Understand major trends in digital technologies
  • Explore common BI and data analytics tools
  • Identify the key features of Agile digital and finance transformation
  • Recognise opportunities and risks of Artificial Intelligence
  • Identify how to become a data and tech-driven organisation
  • Learn to visualize data and translate insights into actions



Tech Extras - complimentary ticket upgrade

Register for the event and you'll have the option to join the complimentary Tech Extras presentations from our Tech Extras Business Partners.

Please note that enrolling involves opting in to share your details with these Tech Extras Business Partners.

  • Technology and its role in modern finance teams – Microsoft
  • The future of analytics and financial reporting – Phocas Software
  • Strip away the technology jargon, master the art of persuasion and drive change – DiviPay
  • The intrinsic link between wellbeing data and high performing teams – Hoap
  • The Accountants Guide to Managing Scope & Cash Flow – Ignition
  • Driving Sustainability From the Finance Seat – Blackline
  • Unleashing your inner citizen developer with automation - Solvexia


View full program

The online format will feature an opening and closing session for all attendees, with the Corporate and Practice streams delivered concurrently over the two days.

Day one includes presentations and panel discussions covering key areas of technical innovation such as:

  • The future of AI in accounting
  • Setting firms’ strategy for better impact
  • Successful succession planning – love it or list it!
  • Explore common BI and data analytics tools
  • Public practice firms 2027
  • Agile data and culture strategies for organisation-wide transformation
  • Effective leadership
  • Ethical data management, trust and responsible AI

Day two will feature real-life examples and practical solutions to issues considered on day one. These sessions include:

  • New skills to stay competitive
  • Workshop: operational process automation Part 1, 2
  • Finance automation and business analytics: Excel vs Python Session 1-4
  • Workshop: Talent management strategies Part 1-2
  • Workshop: Information Management and data governance best practices Part 1, 2
  • Workshop: Build a practice strategy roadmap Part 1, 2

View full presenter line-up 
  • Dominic Price - Atlassian
  • Andrew Poon - Deloitte
  • Arash Arabi - Sprint Agile
  • Samuel Hoh - Robot-Hub



Livestreamed on Thursday 9 June and Friday 10 June 2022.

All sessions will be recorded and made available on demand after these dates.


Ticket Price

 Early Bird*Standard
Group (3-5)$359 
Group (6+)$295 

 *Early Bird available until Friday 13 May 2022


Topic: Business Mindset, Future Focused

Sub-Topic: Future of Business, Operational Excellence, Strategies for Success

Format: Conference

Proficiency Level: Intermediate

CPD: Upto 19 hours