14th Annual International Accounting Forum & Awards 2024

Join leading senior players from the UK’s top Accountancy firms and International networks and Associations to collaborate upon the key themes impacting the sector and the opportunities for growth that they represent.

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WHAT TO EXPECT FOR 2024?

 

200+

Attendees to meet each year

15+

Exhibitors to meet each year

20+

Speakers

70%

Attendees at Director+ level

200+

Attendees to meet each year

15+

Exhibitors to meet each year

20+

Speakers

70%

Attendees at Director+ level

Agenda

  • 20 Jun 2024
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8 AM

Registration

8:50 AM

Welcome

Speakers

Zoya Malik
Editor-in-Chief, International Accounting Bulletin
Joe Pickard
Group Editor, The Accountant and IAB

8:55 AM

Chair’s opening remarks

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast

SESSION ONE: Overcoming challenges and striving for growth

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast

9 AM

Navigating the Future of Audit & Assurance: Harnessing the Power of GenAI and Adapting to Regulatory Demands

  • Unleashing the potential of GenAI in Audit & Assurance: Exploring the transformative capabilities of GenAI, enhancing data analysis and driving innovation in the industry.
  • Adapting to regulatory demands in the AI Era: Understanding the evolving regulatory landscape surrounding AI and discussing strategies to ensure compliance and build trust with clients and stakeholders.
  • Embracing Change and thriving in the Digital Era: Highlighting the importance of agility and adaptability in embracing digital technologies.

Speakers

Gaby Rodriguez Elesgaray
Associate Director, Deloitte UK

9:20 AM

Managing Client Business Processes in a Digital Era

  • Learn how to streamline client business workflows across your accounting practice
  • Discover the benefits of using interaction workspaces for seamless client onboarding, account management, and servicing
  • Blend both unstructured and structured interactions in one stop to drive efficiency and increase retention
  • Oversee client accounts with a complete audit trail, role management, and smooth transfer of account interactions across staff
  • Coordinate with your customers, partners, and teams to achieve joint deliverables, hit milestones, gather approvals, and more

Speakers

Shimona Pinto
UK Country Manager , MOXO

9:40 AM

The true value of association relationships

  • What is a true Association relationship? 
  • What is the value? 
  • Why is it needed, now more than ever? 

Speakers

Tony Szczepaniak
CEO, LEA Global

10 AM

Unlocking value through accounting: the integral role of financial reporting in private equity deals

  • Discuss key accounting considerations for 2025 in private equity
  • What reporting solutions can we implement to maximise returns?
  • How is private equity impacting your businesses?

 

Reserved for Mercia Group

10:20 AM

Panel Discussion: What are accounting firms doing to expand their businesses?

  • How has the industry changed, and what can we learn from these changes?
  • Discuss strategies to increase business efficiency
  • How are current businesses upscaling their profits?

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast
Tony Szczepaniak
CEO, LEA Global
Shimona Pinto
UK Country Manager , MOXO
Roger Smith
Associate Director, Deloitte

10:40 AM

Morning refreshments and networking

SESSION TWO: Levelling up digital transformation

11:10 AM

The finance function & CFO office: leveraging AI to transform finance

  • Address how to accelerate and adopt automation into your firm
  • Discuss current Generative AI use cases
  • Examine the roles, responsibilities and the opportunities of deploying Gen AI

Speakers

Ash Noah
VP and Managing Director of Learning, Education and Development, AICPA-CIMA

11:30 AM

What you need to do to deploy AI in your firm

  • As accounting firms look to implement AI into their practices, what are the first steps to consider in order to become AI-ready 
  • Assess your firm's needs and readiness by identifying pain points, evaluating current systems and processes, and setting clear objectives for what you want to achieve with AI 
  • By focusing on these foundational building blocks first, your accounting firm can successfully integrate AI technologies to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and decision-making capabilities 

Speakers

Mark Edmondson
CEO, Inflo

11:50 AM

Panel Discussion: Digital disruption: embracing technology to thrive

Technological change is taking our profession by storm. Over the past 18-24 months we have seen a significant amount of change in the technology platforms used in our industry. We have seen new players appear with best of breed solutions and we have seen existing players incorporating artificial intelligence, robotic process automation (RPA) and machine learning into legacy platforms. This panel will discuss these changes and why firms need to embrace technological change in order to not just stay relevant, but to survive! 

Speakers

Jim Bourke
Global Technology Advisory Services Leader, HLB International
Michael Turner
CEO, Validis
Mike Wallace
Product Designer, DataSnipper

12:10 PM

Turn disruption into your competitive advantage: Learn how your firm can leverage AI into a successful partnership 

  • Evolving AI landscape 
  • Assessing firm readiness and capability to adopt AI 
  • Addressing key considerations around responsible AI 

Speakers

Courtney Kunzig
Industry Solutions Manager, Accounting, M-Files

12:30 PM

Panel Discussion: Best use cases of AI technology for your customer and employee experience

  • Discuss how current businesses are implementing AI technology
  • Discover the benefits of an AI integrated system for workplace efficiency and wellbeing

Speakers

Courtney Kunzig
Industry Solutions Manager, Accounting, M-Files
Mark Edmondson
CEO, Inflo
Ash Noah
VP and Managing Director of Learning, Education and Development, AICPA-CIMA

12:50 PM

Lunch and networking

SESSION THREE: Building resilient and conscious culture

Speakers

Alice Grey Harrison
Managing Partner, AGH Consulting Group

1:50 PM

Rebranding the industry for the next generation of accountants

  • Discover strategies to help rebrand your industry and increase your talent
  • What can we learn from accounting graduates? How would they improve the industry?
  • Should we be using benefits to incentivise employee retention and recruitment?

2:10 PM

The future is digitised: applications and outcomes of artificial intelligence

  • Discuss practical insights on the firm’s journey with automation, integration, and AI
  • Uncover real outcomes from digital transformation, such as efficiency and improved client experiences
  • Answer the question: where will the future of digital transformation take us?

Speakers

Phil Broadbery
Partner, PKF Littlejohn
Jeremy Smith
Chief Technology Officer, Suralink

2:30 PM

Implementing social media and branding to promote talent growth  

  • How does your social media presence affect your recruitment process? 
  • Discover strategies to enhance your social media presence and engagement 
  • How does using social media and branding can help reach the next generation of accountants? 

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast

2:50 PM

Can AI technology increase our staff retention? 

    • Discuss how integrating AI technology can boost your business’ operational agility, but also your staff retention challenges  
    • How does streamlining workflow systems attract new clients and business optimisation? 
    • Consider strategies to overcome challenges during this transition and support our clients and staff? 

 

Available for sponsorship

3:10 PM

Panel Discussion: Company culture vs industry culture: what needs to change for future improvement?

  • What trends should firms consider to increase staff retention and recruitment?
  • How can industry leaders help improve company culture?
  • What approaches should we be considering in 2025 to boost engagement?
  • How is the pace of change such as market changes, technology disruptions, workforce preferences, impacting culture – both within the industry and within companies?

Speakers

Miguel Perez
Director of Product, Suralink
Phil Broadbery
Partner, PKF Littlejohn
Alice Grey Harrison
Managing Partner, AGH Consulting Group

3:30 PM

Mid-Afternoon Refreshments and Prize Draw Announcement

SESSION FOUR: Sustainability and environmental action

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast

4 PM

Sustainability reporting: where do we start?

 

  • Discuss the current situation in the Latin America region
  • Understand how sustainability reporting affects the accounting and network’s profession
  • Examine training and educational steps needed to move forward in sustainability reporting

 

Speakers

Pablo San Martín
President, SMS Latinoamerica

4:20 PM

Panel Discussion: Harnessing AI, ESG and Employee Well Being that you can attribute growth to

Participate in a whistle stop discussion of the key trends in the accounting industry- ESG, Employee Wellbeing, and Artificial Intelligence. Answer key questions about learn about how to harness these trends to create growth opportunities for the accounting industry.

Speakers

David Kerr
Chief Customer Officer, Beeye
Steve Heathcote
CEO

4:40 PM

Reserved for Bettina Cassegrain, Technical Director & Global Assurance Leader, HLB International

Speakers

Bettina Cassegrain
Technical Director & Global Assurance Leader, HLB

5 PM

Shaping your ESG future

  • Identify the changes and improvements needed to future proof your ESG plans
  • Recognise the value of ESG risk management, and create strategies to mitigate and prevent future challenges
  • Discuss challenges faced when analysing, applying, and reporting on ESG data

Speakers

Mark Lumsdon-Taylor
Partner & Head of Sustainability ESG, MHA the UK Member firm Baker Tilly International

5:20 PM

Panel Discussion: How do we set our ESG goals?

  • Discuss regulatory demands and changes, and how to navigate these challenges into your goals
  • How are businesses navigating current ESG demands?
  • Become ESG ready for 2025

Speakers

ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast
Pablo San Martín
President, SMS Latinoamerica
Mark Lumsdon-Taylor
Partner & Head of Sustainability ESG, MHA the UK Member firm Baker Tilly International
Bettina Cassegrain
Technical Director & Global Assurance Leader, HLB
David Kerr
Chief Customer Officer, Beeye

5:40 PM

Closing remarks

6:20 PM

Drinks Reception

7:20 PM

Awards Ceremony and Dinner

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ROB BROWN
Host, Accounting Influencers Podcast

Rob Brown is co-founder of the Accounting Influencers Roundtable, a think tank and door-opening club for specialists/vendors who serve the accounting/fintech profession. He runs a training company called Business Development Academy which trains busy technically smart accountants to be confident, effective work winners. He is the bestselling author of Build Your Reputation (Wiley) and his TEDx talk ‘The Personal Brand of You' has been viewed 280K times on Youtube. He co-hosts the international podcast Accounting Influencers with Martin Bissett and is a professional host, moderator and chair for accounting/fintech events, conferences and panel discussions. He is a committed Christian, a black belt in kickboxing, enjoys backgammon, loves chocolate orange and is allergic to grapefruit.

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SESSION FOUR: Sustainability and environmental action

2024-06-20, 3:59 PM

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Implementing social media and branding to promote talent growth  

2024-06-20, 2:30 PM

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Panel Discussion: What are accounting firms doing to expand their businesses?

2024-06-20, 10:20 AM

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SESSION ONE: Overcoming challenges and striving for growth

2024-06-20, 8:56 AM

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Chair’s opening remarks

2024-06-20, 8:55 AM

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Panel Discussion: How do we set our ESG goals?

2024-06-20, 5:20 PM

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Alice Grey Harrison
Managing Partner, AGH Consulting Group

With 25 years of experience in corporate communications, Alice Grey is a seasoned professional who brings a fresh approach to strategy. Her passion lies in thriving within highly creative environments, where she navigates the complexities of change and implements sophisticated communication strategies.

Alice Grey is not just a strategist; she's a catalyst for transformation. She excels in developing and executing strategies that inform, inspire, and drive cultural shifts within organizations. Change, for her, is not just a challenge—it's an opportunity for alignment and growth. With proven results and award-winning strategies, Alice Grey is a recognized leader in the industry and frequently shares thought leadership on the global stage.

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Panel Discussion: Company culture vs industry culture: what needs to change for future improvement?

2024-06-20, 3:10 PM

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SESSION THREE: Building resilient and conscious culture

2024-06-20, 1:49 PM

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Gaby Rodriguez Elesgaray
Associate Director, Deloitte UK

Gaby is an Associate Director at Deloitte UK with over 15 years' experience spread across industry and financial services, starting at BNP Paribas and Banco Santander structuring fixed income derivatives, before moving to Deloitte where she specialises in guiding clients in strengthening their AI control frameworks to align with industry best practices and regulatory expectations. Gaby’s expertise extends to Generative AI where she supports firms safely adopt this technology and navigate the risks and ethical considerations introduced by the AI systems.

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Navigating the Future of Audit & Assurance: Harnessing the Power of GenAI and Adapting to Regulatory Demands

2024-06-20, 9:00 AM

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Zoya Malik
Editor-in-Chief, International Accounting Bulletin

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Welcome

2024-06-20, 8:50 AM

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Joe Pickard
Group Editor, The Accountant and IAB

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Welcome

2024-06-20, 8:50 AM

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Pablo San Martín
President, SMS Latinoamerica

Professional performance  

- Former member of Pistrelli, Díaz y Asociados (Arthur Andersen & Co.).

- Director, trustee and member of the auditing team of several companies, coordinating the development and implementation of different application systems.

- Author of different articles on taxes and accounting in national media and industry publications.

Teaching background

- Professor of the PIADeF – International Fraud Audit and Detection Program organized by SMS Latin America and the University of Bologna.

- Guest professor and speaker in numerous academic fields on topics of his specialty (University of Buenos Aires, ITBA, University of Palermo, Xavier University, State University of New York, etc.).

- Frequent speaker at Seminars and Technical Conferences of his specialty

- He was a professor of Accounting and Management Chairs at the University of Buenos Aires and Intermediate Accounting at the University of Salvador.

- Participated as an instructor in various training courses in different companies on Accounting and Auditing.

Proffesional Training

- Current Professional Meetings (EPA).

o Current Professional Meetings

o Performance Factors / Emotional Intelligence

o Personality / Myers-Briggs Model

o Writing Workshop

o Fraud Prevention Workshop

o Gender and Diversity

Session Details:

Sustainability reporting: where do we start?

2024-06-20, 4:00 PM

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Panel Discussion: How do we set our ESG goals?

2024-06-20, 5:20 PM

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Courtney Kunzig
Industry Solutions Manager, Accounting, M-Files

Courtney is a member of the industry solutions team with a focus on the accounting vertical. She has years of experience identifying inefficiencies and improving processes in the accounting field and has worked with industries ranging from SaaS to midstream oil and gas, real estate, and consumer products.

Courtney holds a CPA license and a master's degree in Accountancy.

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Panel Discussion: Best use cases of AI technology for your customer and employee experience

2024-06-20, 12:30 PM

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Turn disruption into your competitive advantage: Learn how your firm can leverage AI into a successful partnership 

2024-06-20, 12:10 PM

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Phil Broadbery
Partner, PKF Littlejohn

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Panel Discussion: Company culture vs industry culture: what needs to change for future improvement?

2024-06-20, 3:10 PM

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The future is digitised: applications and outcomes of artificial intelligence

2024-06-20, 2:10 PM

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Mark Edmondson
CEO, Inflo

Mark has spent his career developing technology that empowers accounting firms with cutting-edge computing power. Mark started his career in a small-town accounting practice before earning his stripes at a Big Four firm leading audit and consulting engagements. He founded Inflo to revolutionize the broader audit and accounting profession with next-generation software. Mark is now influencing the advancement of audit at a global level. He is a member of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board’s (IAASB) Technology Working Group and Less Complex Entities Reference Group, as well as chairing the AICPAs Data Standards Working Group. Mark also supports professional accounting bodies around the world.

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Panel Discussion: Best use cases of AI technology for your customer and employee experience

2024-06-20, 12:30 PM

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What you need to do to deploy AI in your firm

2024-06-20, 11:30 AM

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Ash Noah
VP and Managing Director of Learning, Education and Development, AICPA-CIMA

Ash Noah - CPA, FCMA, CGMA, is VP and Managing Director of Learning, Education and Development, at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants.
In this position, Ash leads the Research, Examinations and Learning product development for the
Management Accounting Unit.
Ash works closely with CFOs and Business Finance Leaders globally, identifying the trends that are
impacting practitioners, businesses and the profession in order to ensure that the Association’s Finance
Competency Framework, Syllabus, Examinations and Learning solutions remain effective and are
producing competencies to operate and remain relevant in the practice of Business Finance.
Ash was formerly the CFO of the International Unit of TNT, A global express logistics provider and has
led finance transformation in teams across 45 countries. He is a Chartered Global Management
Accountant (CGMA), licensed US CPA and member of the American Institute of CPA’s (AICPA). He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Ash has a passion for flying and is an avid aviator.

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Panel Discussion: Best use cases of AI technology for your customer and employee experience

2024-06-20, 12:30 PM

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The finance function & CFO office: leveraging AI to transform finance

2024-06-20, 11:10 AM

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Tony Szczepaniak
CEO, LEA Global

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Panel Discussion: What are accounting firms doing to expand their businesses?

2024-06-20, 10:20 AM

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The true value of association relationships

2024-06-20, 9:40 AM

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Adrien Sicard
CEO, Beeye
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Shimona Pinto
UK Country Manager , MOXO

Shimona comes from a legal background and works with Moxo EMEA clients to modernize their client interaction workflows. She specialises in helping clients control the chaos of client management by orchestrating end-to-end client collaboration with the power of their one-stop client portal.

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Panel Discussion: What are accounting firms doing to expand their businesses?

2024-06-20, 10:20 AM

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Managing Client Business Processes in a Digital Era

2024-06-20, 9:20 AM

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Mark Lumsdon-Taylor
Partner & Head of Sustainability ESG, MHA the UK Member firm Baker Tilly International

Mark is Partner at MHA Baker Tilly International (BTI) (Ranked 9th largest in the world) specialising in Global Assurance, Financial Turnaround, Fashion & Cosmetics, Food Manufacture & Rural Industries. He leads the MHA UK ESG Audit & Advisory function. He is also engaged in food retail, and consumer industries and a multi award winning turnaround specialist

Mark trained at Macintyre Hudson and has remained with the firm, aside from a 15 year in industry role, building a national educational commercial organisation investing over £100m, Employing 1300 staff, working with 1000s of national and international businesses, leverage GDP in the south east and enable nearly 78,000 students to be educated. He pioneered the world class sustainability Eco Project at Betteshanger park (Kent) (being the longest building in Europe at that time) in a £30m Regeneration project. Mark has been in the C-Suite understanding the challenges facing national and international businesses.

Mark has delivered numerous turnarounds from financial services through to rural businesses, and national institutions.

Mark Charis Rural Policy Group – a think tank and advocate for sustainable rural policy across the United Kingdom linking food & farming to public health and environmental sustainability. The policy group launched its National Green Futures Report in 2021 to set the foundations for a rural-first approach to economic policy-making for a more sustainable UK plc. He is directly connected into Westminster and works on a non partisan basis with government to support the industries MHA Serves.

Mark has won numerous awards for his work including National Finance Director of the year 2007, Accounting for sustainability National award 2012 (ICEAW), National Business Finance Director 2014 (Finance Director) and the Institute of Directors (IOD) blue ribbon award for Governance and Finance excellence in 2018.

He is a Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of Fruiterers, a Member of the Guild of Freemen, A member of the livery of Chartered Accountants, IoD South East Lead for ESG and a member of the CBI’s South East Council.

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Shaping your ESG future

2024-06-20, 5:00 PM

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Panel Discussion: How do we set our ESG goals?

2024-06-20, 5:20 PM

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David Kerr
Chief Customer Officer, Beeye

With over 25 years of work experience, I am a seasoned SaaS work management and planning expert with a passion for helping accounting, auditing, and consulting firms optimize their workflows and productivity. I am currently the Chief Customer Officer at Beeye, a SaaS solution that enables firms to plan, manage, and track their projects, resources, and profitability. I am driven by the mission of Beeye to empower firms to achieve their goals with greater efficiency, visibility, and collaboration. I bring diverse perspectives and experiences to the team, having worked in different markets, industries, and roles throughout my career.

As the Chief Customer Officer, I am responsible for getting validation for Beeye in all international markets outside of France, and delivering $600K CAD of revenue from scratch in new markets including the US and UK. I built and executed the go-to-market strategy for the international markets, and led a team of 7 professionals across sales, marketing, and customer success functions. I leveraged my skills in new business development, strategy, and product management to engage with global accounting networks and associations at C-suite level, and to build and close a global pipeline of prospects and customers. I also represented Beeye in all large-scale events, webinars, and podcasts, showcasing the value and benefits of our solution to the industry.

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Panel Discussion: Harnessing AI, ESG and Employee Well Being that you can attribute growth to

2024-06-20, 4:20 PM

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Panel Discussion: How do we set our ESG goals?

2024-06-20, 5:20 PM

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Steve Heathcote
CEO

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Panel Discussion: Harnessing AI, ESG and Employee Well Being that you can attribute growth to

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Roger Smith
Associate Director, Deloitte

Roger is an Associate Director in Deloitte’s Markets Assurance group, with a particular focus on algorithms and regulatory change. He has a deep understanding of algorithms, gained through over 20 years of experience in the UK and in Europe, and has a thorough technical knowledge of the regulatory landscape related to Artificial Intelligence. As a senior member of the Algorithm Assurance team, Roger has been a key figure in the design and development of Deloitte’s methodology for auditing AI. He has also supported numerous technology companies in their development of control frameworks for regulatory compliance as they move through this period of major change.

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Panel Discussion: What are accounting firms doing to expand their businesses?

2024-06-20, 10:20 AM

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Jim Bourke
Global Technology Advisory Services Leader, HLB International

Jim is HLB’s Global Technology Advisory Services Leader and has over 30 years of experience in the sector. He frequently meets with our regional technology leaders around the globe to share best practices and to help insure consistency in technology advisory offerings by our member firms.

Jim is also a Partner, Member of the Board of Directors and Management Committee at Withum, is Director of Firm Technology and Managing Director of Advisory Services. He leads the cloud solutions, business advisory, cyber, data analytics, info-security and transactional services initiatives for the firm.

Jim is a frequent speaker around the globe for HLB and many Accounting Societies and International Accounting and Trade Associations, the AICPA, Industry Technology Organizations, Incubators, Accelerators and others on topics specifically related to various accounting, technology, practice management and advisory services topics.

Jim has been continually named by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Most Influential people in the Accounting profession and has been named by The CPA Technology Advisor as a Top Thought Leader in Public Accounting Technology year after year.

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Panel Discussion: Digital disruption: embracing technology to thrive

2024-06-20, 11:50 AM

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Jeremy Smith
Chief Technology Officer, Suralink

Jeremy Smith is the Chief Technology Officer at Suralink. Jeremy has more than 20 years of experience building and running commercial software products and successful engineering, product, quality assurance, and operations teams. Jeremy has served in executive and board advisory roles at multiple companies, most recently as Head of Engineering at Teem by iOffice and previously as Chief Technology Officer of SambaSafety.

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The future is digitised: applications and outcomes of artificial intelligence

2024-06-20, 2:10 PM

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Awards

International Accounting Awards 2024

 

The International Accounting Awards 2024 will celebrate excellence in accounting, drawing attention to the achievements of the past twelve months from accounting firms, associations, networks and technology providers.

Take a look at the shortlist below. Winners will be announced at the evening awards ceremony on 20th June.

 

2024 Award Categories

  • NETWORK OF THE YEAR

    HLB International
    Moore Global
    Russell Bedford International
    RSM International

  • ASSOCIATION OF THE YEAR

    Allinial Global
    Abacus Worldwide
    Praxity Alliance
    PrimeGlobal

  • DIGITAL INNOVATION OF THE YEAR

    Deloitte & Touche, LLP
    Withum (HLB USA)
    Joinson & Spice

    KPMG
    Mercia
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
    PKF Global

  • DIVERSITY, EQUALITY AND INCLUSION INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR

    Blick Rothenberg
    BDO Brazil
    MGI Worldwide
    Nexia SAB&Ts
    RSM International
    PrimeGlobal

  • PROFESSIONAL BODY OF THE YEAR

    ACCA
    AICPA & CIMA

  • ESG/ Sustainability Initiative of the Year (Network/ Association)

    ACCA
    MHA, UK Member firm Baker Tilly International
    Kreston Global
    PrimeGlobal

  • ACCOUNTANCY SOFTWARE OF THE YEAR (VENDOR)

    AccountsIQ
    Inflo Software
    Active Workpapers
    Syft Analytics
    Xama Technologies

  • ACCOUNTANCY APP OF THE YEAR

    Active Software Platform UK Ltd.
    Active Workpapers
    Syft Analytics
    T-Tech

  • SaaS PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

    AccountsIQ
    Beeye
    Nexia SAB&Ts
    Summa Tech
    Syft Analytics
    Xama Technologies
    Validis

  • AI INNOVATION INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR

    Beeye
    Citygate Accountants
    Deloitte & Touche, LLP
    HLB Ireland
    KPMG
    Moxo
    SPC NXT.
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

  • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR (VENDOR)

    Anna Money
    Addison Accounts
    BeeyeInflo Software
    Moxo
    Suralink
    Syft Analytics

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

  • YOUNG ACCOUNTANT OF THE YEAR

    Citygate Accountants – Rashed Ahmed
    Joinson & Spice – Gerke van Garderen
    Studio Matera – Andrea Matera
    PrimeGlobal – Marlies Vervoordeldonk

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SPEAKER ENQUIRIES

To enquire about speaking opportunities for the conference, please contact:

Nina Beddoe

Conference Producer


+44 20 4540 7650