Agenda

Baveno, Lake Maggiore - May 19-22, 2019

Whether you’re joining us to hear from industry thought leaders, to uncover new tips and tricks in Board, or to learn everything in between, we have you covered.

May 19May 20May 21May 22

Sunday May 19

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Arrival and Registration

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Welcome Buffet Dinner

Monday May 20

8:00 am

Registration

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:30 am

OPENING KEYNOTE

Giovanni Grossi – Chief Executive Officer at Board International
Gareth Giles Knopp – Chief Customer Officer at Board International

9:30 am – 10:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: When Human Leadership Meets Machine Intelligence

Garry Kasparov13th World Chess Champion, Bestselling author, AI pioneer
Moderated by Prof. Carlo Alberto Carnevale Maffè – Professor of Strategic Management, SDA Bocconi School of Management

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Coffee break & Expo

11:00 am – 11:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DB Station&Service AG: implementing Board - a strategic transformation of operative controlling

Christoph Reichelt – Head of principles operations, planning & control at DB Station&Service AG

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Moving from the answer to the question

Dan Bolland – Director of EPM UK at KPMG 

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: S&OP: a journey from strategy to execution

Sören Moorahrend – Managing Partner at SDG Group Germany

 

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Achieving Business Benefits through Analytics (ABBA)

Matthew Layman – BI Delivery Manager at Ricoh

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Networking lunch

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Board 11: Power & Simplicity

Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at Board International
Antonio Speca – R&D Analyst at Board International

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Vision and Roadmap

Pietro Ferrari – CTO at Board International

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm

GUEST SPEAKER: Innovation and Business through Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Luca Maria Gambardella – Director of Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (Lugano-USI-SUPSI)

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm

Coffee break & Expo

4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

GENERAL SESSION: How to migrate from On premise to Cloud

Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at Board International
Jessica Venturini Chief Revenue Officer at Board International

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

MEET THE MANAGEMENT: One to one meeting with Board management

Giovanni Grossi – Chief Executive Officer at Board International
Gareth Giles Knopp – Chief Customer Officer at Board International
Jessica Venturini – Chief Revenue Officer at Board International
Dominic Policella – Chief Revenue Officer at Board International
Diego Marocco – Head of Consulting Services & Support at Board International
Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at Board International

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Dinner at Piccolo Lago Restaurant

Tuesday May 21

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Microsoft IT Journey to the Cloud

Stefano Mallè – Chief Technology Officer at Microsoft Switzerland

9:30 am – 10:00 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: An H&M Story… Evolution of Staff planning for better Decision-Making

Aila Strub – Business Project Manager at H&M

10:00 am – 10:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Simplifying data integration

Robin Wittmeyer – Project Manager at Laerdal
Lars Christiansen – Finance Systems Implementation Manager at Laerdal
Guido Baccarelli – Knowledge Worker at K.Group

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Coffee break & Expo

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

CUSTOMER PANEL

Moderated by Carlo Alberto Carnevale Maffè – Professor of Strategic Management at SDA Bocconi

Panelists: 
Christoph Reichelt – Head of principles operations, planning & control at DB Station&Service AG
Matthew Layman – BI Delivery Manager at Ricoh
Aila Strub – Business Project Manager at H&M
Robin Wittmeyer – Project Manager at Laerdal

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

PARTNER SESSION: Full Retail Planning Process

Mirko Carolo – Manager, D&A Technology Consulting at  PwC
Luca Berga – Merchandise Director at Slowear

PARTNER SESSION: Multi-criteria performance analysis for services organizations

Luca Grassi – Manager at  Reply Consulting
Giuseppe Cacciatore – Consultant at Reply

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Networking lunch

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

The 5 Most Important Factors which underpin a successful Strategic Plan

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BUSINESS TRACK

From Strategy to Operational Plan

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ACADEMY

From B10 to B11: Migration

Read more

ACADEMY

Move from On premise to Cloud

Read more

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

Read more

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Design your Business Process and Manage the flow of Data

Read more

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

The 5 Most Important Factors which underpin a successful Strategic Plan

ACADEMY

From B10 to B11: Migration

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Design your Business Process and Manage the flow of Data

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

From Strategy to Operational Plan

ACADEMY

Move from On premise to Cloud

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Design your Business Process and Manage the flow of Data

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Coffee break & Expo

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

From Operations to FP&A: Tighten up your integration

Read more

BUSINESS TRACK

BOARD Lease Accounting: Making IFRS16 and ASC842 compliance a breeze

Read more

ACADEMY

Data Modeling (R)evolution – part 1

Read more

ACADEMY

Data Modeling (R)evolution – part 2

Read more

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Drive and Monitor your Business Process with a Workflow

Read more

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

From Operations to FP&A: Tighten up your integration

ACADEMY

Data Modeling (R)evolution – part 1

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Drive and Monitor your Business Process with a Workflow

5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

BOARD Lease Accounting: Making IFRS16 and ASC842 compliance a breeze

ACADEMY

Data Modeling (R)evolution – part 2

HANDS-ON BASIC

Data Modeling

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Drive and Monitor your Business Process with a Workflow

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

BoardVille 2019 Gala Dinner at Grand Hotel Dino

Wednesday May 22

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:10 am

CLOSING KEYNOTE

Gareth Giles Knopp – Chief Customer Officer at Board International

9:15 am – 10:00 am

10:15 am – 11:00 am

BUSINESS TRACK

Moving beyond Financial Consolidation: A walk through of BOARD’s disclosure management and financial reporting capabilities

Read more

BUSINESS TRACK

BOARD’s Predictive Capabilities: A Demand Planning use case

Read more

ACADEMY

New Dataflow Paradigm – Part 1

Read more

ACADEMY

New Dataflow Paradigm – Part 2

Read more

HANDS-ON BASIC

Solution Design

Read more

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Improve your business process by leveraging the time functions

Read more

9:15 am – 10:00 am

BUSINESS TRACK

Moving beyond Financial Consolidation: A walk through of BOARD’s disclosure management and financial reporting capabilities

ACADEMY

New Dataflow Paradigm – Part 1

HANDS-ON BASIC

Solution Design

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Improve your business process leveraging the time functions

10:15 am – 11:00 am

BUSINESS TRACK

BOARD’s Predictive Capabilities: A Demand Planning use case

ACADEMY

New Dataflow Paradigm – Part 2

HANDS-ON BASIC

Solution Design

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

Improve your business process leveraging the time functions

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Coffee break & Expo

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

Your Customer Journey: Interactive Workshop

Read more

BUSINESS TRACK

When Salesforce is Not Enough: Plan, control, and analyze your Sales and Marketing cycle

Read more

ACADEMY

Full Client HTML5: Functional Enhancements walkthrough

Read more

ACADEMY

B11 Roundtable: Q&A session

Read more

HANDS-ON BASIC

Interact with data

Read more

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

From B10 to B11: how to migrate

Read more

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

Your Customer Journey: Interactive Workshop

ACADEMY

Full Client HTML5: Functional Enhancements walkthrough

HANDS-ON BASIC

Interact with data

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

From B10 to B11: how to migrate

12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

BUSINESS TRACK

When Salesforce is Not Enough: Plan, control, and analyze your Sales and Marketing cycle

ACADEMY

B11 Roundtable: Q&A session

HANDS-ON BASIC

Interact with data

HANDS-ON ADVANCED

From B10 to B11: how to migrate

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Closing Luch & Expo