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London, United Kingdom

IBM Southbank Forum
76/78 Upper Ground Southbank
London, SE1 9PZ
United Kingdom

Time Description
09.45 Welcome
Mark Fieldhouse, IBM Sales & Distribution, Software Sales
10.00 The Changing Face of the Annual Report - implications for the Finance Function
Andy Smyth, Partner, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP
10.40 Keynote: Smarter Analytics for Performance Achievement
Doug Barton, Director, Product Marketing, Performance Management, IBM Business Analytics
11.20 BREAK
11.45 Finance Transformation – dragging finance into the 21st Century with detailed analytics
Steve Umpelby, CFO EMEA, Tradition Ltd
12.25 Transforming Finance Operations
Pat Calitri, Business Unit Executive, Financial Close Management, IBM Business Analytics
13.00 LUNCH
14.00 Cognos FSR in American Express
Paul Nugent, Director Controller – Strategy and Performance Improvement, American Express
14.40 Panel Discussion and Q&A
15.00 Wrap up
Mark Fieldhouse, IBM Sales & Distribution, Software Sales
15.10 BREAK
15.30 Business Analytics Live - Software in Action
Integrated demonstration and presentation of end to end solution
17.45 Close