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January 08, 2024

What Is BlackLine’s BeyondTheBlack?

Modern Accounting
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Hilary O'Brien

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If you’ve been to BeyondTheBlack in the past, you know what to expect: excitement, connection, education, expansion of your network, and a one-of-a-kind experience at the premier conference dedicated to modern accounting. For many of our customers and partners, it’s a can’t-miss highlight of the year.

If this is your first time, you can look forward to keynote and breakout sessions featuring BlackLine leaders, guest speakers, and BlackLine customers, all of whom will guide and inspire you to transform your finance and accounting (F&A) processes.

You’ll also have the chance to attend hands-on training and of course, you won’t want to miss out on the parties and in-person connections.

What is BeyondTheBlack

BeyondTheBlack is BlackLine’s annual, award-winning event that brings together F&A professionals for days of learning, inspiration, and fun. It’s a chance for finance and accounting experts to gather and share insights and successes and learn how to transform processes, reduce manual work, and bring excitement to the work you do. Don’t miss your chance to attend the premier event dedicated to modern accounting.

A few BeyondTheBlack highlights:

  • Breakout sessions—build your agenda when you register to map out your days!

  • BlackLine U Workshops and pre-conference training to expand your BlackLine experience

  • Innovation Hub & Expo Hall—the heart of BeyondTheBlack and a great place to network, discover best practices, and learn new ideas

  • Exclusive networking events

When & Where Is BeyondTheBlack?

We host several BeyondTheBlack events each year across the world. We’ve designed this experience to be an opportunity for you to meet new peers, reconnect with old friends, and enjoy local hospitality. The best place to find out upcoming dates is our official BeyondTheBlack website.

Who Should Attend BeyondTheBlack?

Finance and accounting professionals from all industries and experience levels will find value at BeyondTheBlack. There are sessions and tracks that are perfect for:

  • CAOs

  • Controllers

  • Finance/IT Leaders

  • Global Process Owners

  • AR Specialists

  • CFOs

  • Directors of Accounting

  • Accounting People Leaders

  • And anyone else who is interested in digital transformation of F&A processes!

What Can You Expect at BeyondTheBlack?

Reconnect with your F&A peers and meet one-on-one with digital finance experts. Discover new BlackLine products. Attend sessions, workshops, and keynotes, and get inspired to transform manual processes. Expand your network and foster career growth.

At BeyondTheBlack, you will:

  • Become a next-level BlackLine user with expert panels and workshops

  • Learn about best practices to make sure you’re getting the most out of BlackLine

  • Have the opportunity to review our product roadmap

  • Network with hundreds of F&A experts

Where Can I Learn More About BeyondTheBlack?

We’re so excited to see you at BeyondTheBlack events. Please visit our official BeyondTheBlack website to learn more about the agenda, our speakers and sessions, travel information, and much more. Register today and mark your calendar for the premier F&A conference of the year.


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Hilary O'Brien