Now is the time to transform your accounting and finance functions. Did you know that Excel is over 37 years old? Much of the technology that was popular over the years is now obsolete; however, Excel continues to be the cornerstone of many accounting processes. This needs to change, and the change needs to happen now!
Finance Innovation Week on-demand is full of amazing presentations by BlackLine partners helping you reimagine your traditional accounting processes and showing you how BlackLine can help you on this transformation journey.
Healthcare has been on the front line and is in the perpetual spotlight. Please join Hikma Pharmaceutical and RGP as we share our collaborative close optimization journey from planning to ongoing success. In this session we’ll provide a deep dive into how communication, experience, and enhanced training help ensure adoption and benefits realization.
It’s no secret that having targeted information and insights at your fingertips is a critical enabler of real time decision making—especially when you’re in an active close cycle. That’s where dashboards make a difference: They’re the bridge between the volume of data made available in your financial close and the meaningful details decision makers need to be dynamic actors. Join us as we demo what your BlackLine data looks like when it’s transformed into actionable dashboards that can be tailored to better enable your various stakeholders.
Accounting teams pursuing the goal of continuous accounting already understand that the more automation, the better. Why? Automation distributes workloads more evenly across accounting periods, eliminates error-prone manual processes, produces audit trails, reduces close cycles, and more. Matt Waters, CPA, and Director of Lease Accounting with CoStar, will explore just how far lease accounting automation has developed since the new ASC 842 and IFRS 16 guidance was introduced and explain why advancements in automation improve productivity, controls, and costs while meeting compliance mandates. Attendees will learn how many hours of work and what headaches can be eliminated with automated, rule-based solutions for roll-forward reporting, discount rate matching, bulk lease remeasurements, account reconciliations, journal entries and much more.
In the digital era, businesses that are able to harness their data faster and more effectively will be the ones that succeed through disruption. Finance and accounting organizations are expected to deliver valuable insights that help drive financial and operational performance, reduce risk, manage costs, and maintain financial integrity. Join this session to learn how financial management software can enable agile, data-driven decision-making and hear about SAP’s transformation, deploying mission critical systems, like SAP S/4HANA and BlackLine.
Finance organisations are facing continued pressures to change as their organisations change. Continuate have experience of implementing and growing Blackline in line with common business challenges. In this session we will show how a partner and Blackline can support businesses' rapid growth, integration of new acquisitions, changing operating models and changing ERPs and more.
Join UHY Consulting and The Mosaic Company, a Fortune 500 company that is a leader in processing phosphate and potash minerals into crop nutrients so farmers can feed the world. Learn how UHY Consulting increased the efficiency and quality of Mosaic’s record-to-report process combining our expertise with BlackLine’s technology. By starting with an optimization of their current processes and technology, it laid the foundation to fully leverage BlackLine’s automation and continuous improvement capabilities. You’ll hear firsthand about top changes that made the biggest impacts on their business. We’ll also explain what is on their future roadmap and how we’re enabling Mosaic to scale for the future. You’ll walk away knowing how to unlock valuable accounting capacity, giving your finance team more time to spend on what matters most.
Join Armanino and a customer, AAA Northeast, for an interactive discussion on the insights of implementing BlackLine and continuous improvements. Learn about what was successful on the project, including implementing journals, reconciliations, matching, tasks and reporting. We will discuss the challenges that were faced, key results and improvements, best practices you can take away with and what’s on the horizon.
Many organizations are looking for innovative ways to expand their use of BlackLine through Transaction Matching and Intercompany. Join Deloitte during BlackLine’s Finance Innovation Week as we discuss common use cases and approaches for utilizing BlackLine within these domains.