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Chartered Accountants' Hall, London

Tech Live 2022

People, productivity and the power of technology

This event is for the ambitious finance professional, seeking to explore the latest innovations, implementations and strategies in tech to drive businesses and productivity forward. Be inspired and educated on how embracing new technologies can impact your talent pool and business for greater growth.
Book today to secure your place on 17 October 2022.

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Benefits at a glance

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Learn

Tap into the expertise of technology providers and learn how to move your strategy forward by leaps and bounds.

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Discuss

Hear from industry experts on their area of expertise and engage in Q&A discussions.

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Network

Meet technology providers, reconnect with your peers and enjoy the facilities Chartered Accountants’ Hall has to offer.

Highlights from the programme

Our full programme will be released soon and may be subject to change.

Technology, trends and the future of finance
Technology is revolutionising the way finance operates. Our teams need new skills and capabilities to transform how we work. This session, led by former Microsoft Finance Director Oliver Deacon and Coca-Cola's VP for Finance Strategy and Transformation Mike Clark, will help attendees understand the change that’s coming, assess where their teams are at now and the actionable next steps.
How to choose software
Understanding the good practice principles of system selection will help you make the right choice about the solution to meet your requirements. Get the tips you need from RSM UK.
Live software demonstrations
Attend live demos from our technology partners, including Coupa, FloQast and OneStream, followed by a panel Q&A at the end of the day. Demos will run concurrently throughout the day.
Networking drinks reception
Meet and network with technology providers, industry experts and your peers.

Our speakers

Mike Clark
Mike Clark VP Finance Strategy and Transformation, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners

Mike started his career in sales before training as a chartered accountant. He has spent the last 22 years in the FMCG/CPG sector, in a number of senior finance roles. Mike joined Coca-Cola Enterprises in 2011 as Commercial Finance Director. In 2014 he took on the role of VP Finance Strategic Initiatives leading the finance function’s major change initiatives and strategic direction.

Oliver Deacon, leadership coach and speaker at ICAEW virtually live 2020
Oliver Deacon Leadership Coach

Oliver is a former Finance Director at Microsoft, an ICAEW member and a PCC Executive Coach through the ICF. He brings a refreshing and inspiring perspective to modern finance. His last team at Microsoft cut two days from their month end reporting work by using Power BI. He relocated back to the UK from Seattle in September 2019.

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Roger Lovis Lead Partner, RSM Technology & Management Consulting, RSM UK

Roger is responsible for RSM UK’s Technology Consulting practice. This includes NetSuite and the Microsoft Dynamics suite of products (including Business Central, Finance & Operations, and Customer Engagement), as well as Deltek Solutions. Roger is a qualified accountant and uses this experience to understand the business context for the programmes he leads. He has extensive experience shaping and leading major ERP and business transformation engagements.

Josh May
Josh May Manager, Solutions Consulting, BlackLine

Josh is the Solutions Consulting Manager at BlackLine and BlackLine's Lead Solutions Consultant for Modern Accounting Playbook (MAP). He has delivered extensive support for dynamic rapid growth customers. He is an ACCA Qualified Accountant and has more than 21 years’ accounting experience. Prior to joining Blackline, he led the implementation of BlackLine at Camelot, whilst in charge of the reporting team.

Adam Zoucha
Adam Zoucha Managing Director of EMEA, FloQast

Adam is Managing Director of EMEA for FloQast and heads a team responsible for all client activity in EMEA. He previously worked in the audit practice at Deloitte & Touche in San Francisco. He audited both private and public clients and saw the inter-workings of accounting departments meeting deadlines for SOX compliance and internal management. Adam is CPA-certified and has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Entrepreneurship and a Master’s degree in Accounting.

Our partners

Showcasing the next generation of tech and software exhibitors.

Logo of ICAEW Commercial Partner Coupa Beanworks by Quadient Blackline logo Logo of Confirmation - part of the Thomson Reuters group FloQast logo ICAEW partner OneStream Software is an independent corporate performance management software company. It's primary mission is to deliver 100% customer success.
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