Future Focused Accounting Conference 2022 - On demand

Tools, Tech & Tactics

Learn how finance leaders are creating real advantages and value for their organisations and clients by embracing digital technology and a growth mindset. This exciting new on demand conference 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 redefining the finance function.

It is tailored to professionals in either public practice or corporate roles and offers inspirational insights into today's disrupted environment.

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 well-being 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

Day one recordings include 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 recordings 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
  • Dominic Price - Atlassian
  • Andrew Poon - Deloitte
  • Arash Arabi - Sprint Agile
  • Samuel Hoh - Robot-Hub
  • Stela Solar - CSIRO
  • Sam Cherry CA
  • Dr Timothy Dean - The Ethics Centre
  • Anu Kukar CA - IBM
  • Sharon McClafferty - Slipstream group


Topic: Business Mindset, Future Focused

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

Format: Recorded Webinar

Proficiency Level: Intermediate, Advanced

CPD: Upto 19 hours