Andrew Codd

Senior Finance Consultant, Support & Deploy Services Dell

Future of Finance & CFO Summit, Tuesday - Conference Day 1

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

9:45 AM TECH TALK PANEL DISCUSSION: What new technologies are disrupting the finance function?

Technological development from personal computing to cognitive computing: what has the evolution from hindsight to insight enabled for the finance function?
o Knowing when tradition doesn’t work - migrating away from a “one-size-fits-all” approach in the adoption of new technologies
o Ensuring that the rise of technology brings proactivity, not reactivity, to changes in the external market and to changes in disruption

2:30 PM How finance teams need to engage with the rest of the business

- Finance and HR: how do we use metrics that speak the same language so value can be shared?
- Finance and IT: how do we facilitate an ongoing collaboration on the various initiatives funneled down from senior management?
- Should we be encouraging rotations between finance and the business to provide functions with greater insight into their respective issues? Is this worth our time?

4:10 PM Putting metrics and KPIs place that inform on long-term value creation in finance

- How do we ensuring these are not just available, but also correctly interpreted and actioned?
- How to choose metrics that bring value to the business?
- What are the biggest mistakes finance functions can make with their KPIs?
- How many is enough?

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Andrew.

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