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July 14, 2023

There’s Something for Everyone at BeyondTheBlack

Modern Accounting
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Michael Shultz

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The Premier F&A Event of the Year

Wondering if BeyondTheBlack is the right event for you to attend? Read on to discover the wide array of sessions and the thought-provoking agenda that awaits BeyondTheBlack attendees. Get ready to immerse yourself in an award-winning conference where cutting-edge technologies, industry insights, and transformative experiences come together to help you go beyond with your F&A processes and strategies. Plus, you can earn up to 15 CPE/CPD credits by attending in person!

Each year, BeyondTheBlack combines innovation, expertise, and inspiration to help companies of all sizes on their journey to modern accounting. Whether you're a finance leader, an accounting professional, a seasoned BlackLine user, or evaluating our solutions, this conference is designed for you.

Key BlackLine Solutions

Modern accounting helps create the capacity for finance and accounting to focus on what matters most. Whether that’s a faster close, reducing unapplied cash, lowering intercompany variances at month end, and everything in between, we’ve got solutions that will propel you forward on your journey.

Here’s a selection of sessions that might be of interest to you in our key solution areas.

Financial Close Management
  • Revenue Cycle Optimization: Boost Your Bottom Line with BlackLine

  • Rise Above Repetition: Automate Your Bank Reconciliation Process

  • How Account Analysis Enables Proactive Risk Mitigation


Accounts Receivable Automation
  • Automating Accounts Receivable: It's a No-Brainer!

  • Master Your Money: Take Command of Automated Risk, Credit & Collections

  • Money-Saving Recipes: Lessons From Chefs' Warehouse


Intercompany Financial Management
  • Let’s (Net &) Settle This!

  • Getting Intercompany Right: Lessons Learned

  • The Intercompany Tax Tango

BlackLine for Growing Companies

We offer valuable solutions to midsize and growing companies, enabling them to streamline and automate their financial processes. By leveraging our cloud-based platform, businesses gain access to powerful tools that enhance their financial close, reconciliation, and compliance processes. The automated workflows and standardized procedures improve efficiency and productivity, allowing finance teams to focus on strategic initiatives. Our scalable solutions fit the unique needs of midsize companies.

Check out these sessions to hear directly from growing companies that are making the most of BlackLine.

  • Planning MAP Success: How U.S. Engineering Achieved Modern Accounting

  • Elevating Efficiency: A Multi-Pronged Approach to Matching Success (with Aurora Cooperative)

  • Building a Better Future: LXP's Journey to Enhanced Workflows with BlackLine

  • How Nodaway Valley Bank Enriched Their Cash Certification Process

  • How Proctor Loan Protector Embraced Growth Without Mortgaging the Future

If You’re Evaluating BlackLine

If you’re not yet a BlackLine customer, there are plenty of benefits to attending BeyondTheBlack. As past attendees will attest, this is an extraordinary event that promises a transformative experience for all.

With an impressive lineup of industry experts, thought leaders, and current customers, this conference offers insights and best practices, plus a wealth of knowledge, inspiration, and connections that will open your eyes to the potential of BlackLine and your team.

These sessions are geared directly towards attendees and companies who are considering BlackLine for their organizations:

  • BlackLine Onboarding Panel Session

  • Beyond MAP: How Growing Organizations Advance Modern Accounting

  • Planning MAP Success: How U.S. Engineering Achieved Modern Accounting

  • Elevating Efficiency: A Multi-Pronged Approach to Matching Success

Deep Dives & Advanced Training

As a BlackLine customer, this is truly YOUR conference. It’s a curated experience for F&A professionals with amazing speakers, a wide variety of educational topics and tracks that will show you what’s possible with BlackLine, and opportunities to network with peers, partners, transformation experts, and world-class solution providers.

For those of you wishing to dive deep into the BlackLine experience and learn how you can go beyond to make the most of BlackLine at your company, join us for these sessions that will help you see just how far you can go with BlackLine.

BlackLine U Workshops: these are some of our most popular sessions at BeyondTheBlack. Dive into topics like change management, the power of reporting, building training roadmaps, and more. Register today to save your spot in these well-liked sessions!

Optional pre-conference training workshops: begin your BeyondTheBlack experience early with these optional, CPE/CPD-eligible training workshops. These are designed for organizations that are already live with BlackLine. Visit the Training page to read detailed descriptions of each workshop and be sure to register because space is limited!

Join Us at BeyondTheBlack

BeyondTheBlack really does have something for everyone, including future and current clients, all levels and roles of accounting professionals and leaders, and no matter what accounting process you’re looking to improve.

Join BlackLine and hundreds of your F&A peers at the premier accounting event of the year. Register today to save your spot at BeyondTheBlack.

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Michael Shultz