Fei to tackle cybersecurity, robotics, and blockchain impact during annual technology for finance leaders conference electricity and circuits


Financial Executives International‘s 2018 Technology for Finance Leaders Conference to address trending technologies affecting day-to-day processes, roles, and responsibilities of today’s financial executive. Attendees are eligible to receive up to 8 CPE credits.

Financial Executives International (FEI), the association of choice for CFOs and other senior-level finance executives, today announced session details for the 2018 Technology for Finance Leaders Conference. The annual event empowers financial executives and their staff with in-depth discussions about the latest technologies affecting day-to-day processes, roles, and responsibilities. The one-day conference will be held at the Boston Sheraton Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts, on May 8. Attendees are eligible to receive up to 8 CPE credits to meet NASBA Standards requirements. For full agenda details and to register, visit financialexecutives.org/fintech2018.

From the rapid advancement of blockchain to the persistent challenge of maintaining data integrity, the role of the senior-level financial leader continues to evolve due to opportunities presented by new as well as evolved enterprise software and systems. The trending technology areas identified by FEI as the most influential today include blockchain, cloud computing, cybersecurity and robotic process automation (RPA). Financial executives seeking to gain a deeper understanding of these technologies or to learn best practices regarding how to implement them will find sessions of interest at the conference. Attendees will also gain insight into the how these technologies impact staffing strategies within businesses and organizations.

Discover how cloud computing has impacted finance agility in three significant ways; given the technology’s ability to aid in operational efficiency, hyper-growth management, and use of predictive analytics and modeling to uncover insights that move businesses forward.

“The FEI Technology for Finance Leaders Conference continues to address major trends affecting the professional executive’s role—providing informative discussions and practical guidance on the most critical technologies changing financial management today,” said Andrej Suskavcevic, CAE, President and CEO of FEI. “This year’s speakers keep with FEI’s tradition of connecting successful, knowledgeable industry experts with attendees seeking to expand their skillsets. We trust that, after hearing the speakers’ content, executives will leave this conference feeling more confident on how to apply the latest software and services to their day-to-day roles.”

Financial Executives International (FEI) is the leading advocate for the views of corporate financial management. Its more than 10,000 members hold policy-making positions as chief financial officers, treasurers and controllers at companies from every major industry. FEI enhances member professional development through peer networking, career management services, conferences, research and publications. Members participate in the activities of more than 65 Chapters in the U.S. and a Chapter in Japan. FEI is located in Morristown, NJ. Visit http://www.financialexecutives.org for more information.