I was lucky enough to attend this year’s Future of Finance and CFO Summit at the stunning Hurlingham Club, London this week.
It was a glitzy affair with a celebratory atmosphere and many innovations on display (we even saw the new Tesla car “dance” to its own music) and behind the confident presentations and project headlines, there was a simple message…
We are all in startup mode and that is exciting!
Continue reading “We are all in STARTUP mode, so love it! – Takeaways from #FOF19”
In an office somewhere in the world…
Data Scientist: Yo accountant dude! Why do you spend so long producing your budget and forecast numbers?
Accountant: It’s how we performance manage the business.
DS: But dude, your work is always wrong, it’s always out… I mean, unless you have a crystal ball, you can’t get it right, right?
Continue reading “Is your forecasting mindset killing CFO innovation – Part two”
Automation of decision making through the implementation of RPA, task automation robots, advanced analytics and artificial intelligence is becoming the defacto direction for accountants, controllers and CFOs, but what does working with a Bot squad mean for you and your team?
We learn from Aico’s CTO Marko Maunula, who explains nine trending cornerstones of this brave new robot/human world.
And Marko, I love the Little Britain quote! A rare treat for me.
Continue reading “#BQs – What does a robot future look like? We look at the trends and impact of tomorrow’s robot on you.”