Agenda

Las Vegas, Nevada - April 14-17, 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.

Sunday April 14

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Arrival and Registration

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Welcome Reception and Show at Sayers Club, SLS Hotel

Monday April 15

7:00 am

Registration

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:40 am

OPENING KEYNOTE

Giovanni Grossi – Chief Executive Officer at BOARD International
Gareth Giles Knopp – Managing Director Americas at BOARD International

9:40 am – 10:30 am

GUEST KEYNOTE: Garry Kasparov13th World Chess Champion, Bestselling author, AI pioneer

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Coffee break & Expo

11:00 am – 11:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: How BOARD’s Decision-Making Platform Powers Eversource Energy

Kelly Sikorski – CPA, CFA, Manager, Budgeting and Financial Analysis at Eversource
Robert Frank – Manager, Investment Planning at Eversource

11:30 am – 12:00 am

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

Eric Bennici – Head of Workforce Management at H&M

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Managing Governance, Risk, and Compliance in the Cloud: Microsoft’s Perspective

David Burt – Senior Product Marketing Manager, Azure Trust and Compliance at Microsoft

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Simplify Budgeting with ZBB

Abhijit Ahluwalia – Zero-Based Budgeting Practice Lead at EY
Jessica Weaver – Zero-Based Budgeting Manager at EY
Aaron Cheng – Digital Zero-Based Budgeting Tools Lead at EY

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Networking lunch

2:15 pm – 2:55 pm

BOARD 11: Power & Simplicity

Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at BOARD International
Aaron Rozansky – Director of Sales at BOARD International

2:55 pm – 3:35 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Vision and Roadmap

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

3:35 pm – 4:00 pm

Coffee break & Expo

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

GENERAL SESSION: How to migrate from On premise to Cloud

Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at BOARD International
Michael Cirillo – Support Tech Lead at BOARD International

4:45 pm – 6:15 pm

MEET THE MANAGEMENT: One to one meeting with BOARD management

Giovanni Grossi – Chief Executive Officer at BOARD International
Gareth Giles Knopp – Managing Director Americas at BOARD International
Pietro Ferrari – Chief Technology Officer at BOARD International
Gabriele Gallo – Professional Service Manager at BOARD International
Aaron Rozansky – Director of Sales Americas at BOARD International

8:00 pm – 12:00 am

Dinner at Beauty and Essex, The Cosmopolitan *

(* Transportation will be provided to and from the restaurant)

Tuesday April 16

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am

GUEST KEYNOTE: Artificial Intelligence for Focused Decision-Making

Robert D. Kugel – CFA, SVP & Research Director of CFO and Business Research at Ventana Research

10:00 am – 10:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Modern CFOs Leverage the Power of Data to Drive Results

Jeanette Wade – CFO at Ascentria Care Alliance (formerly CFO at The Executive Office of Technology Services and Security, Massachusetts Government)

10:30 am – 11:00 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Report Central in Action: How CRGroup Helped Koppers Performance Chemicals Implement Front-End Report Writing in BOARD

Tushar Lovalekar – Vice President, Information Technology at Koppers Inc.
K. Jay Garner, CPA, MAcc – Financial Operations Analyst at Koppers Performance Chemicals Division
Dr. Vijay Jog – President & CEO at Corporate Renaissance Group
Ryan Bodnoff – Business Solutions Consultant at Corporate Renaissance Group

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Coffee break & Expo

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Yana McConaty – Partner at Neubrain
Kali Leinenbach – Management Analyst at City of Salem, OR.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

CUSTOMER PANEL

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

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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

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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

7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Welcome to BOARDVille Island – Dinner and Reception at The Foundry, SLS Hotel

Wednesday April 17

7:00 am – 9:00 am

Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:10 am

CLOSING KEYNOTE

Gareth Giles Knopp – Managing Director Americas 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

Screen Design

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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

Screen 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

Screen 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: Introducing Customer Success

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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: Introducing Customer Success

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 – 2:30 pm

Closing Lunch & Expo