Full Steam Ahead: Finance and Planning Together At Last

October 8, 2019
Hosted by Bonnie D. Graham

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The buzz: “There’s no question over the last year this new wave of technologies has had an impact on CFO decision making …” (Sandy Cockrell, Deloitte). Collaborative Enterprise Planning: myth or reality? Cloud-based planning systems have made it easier to connect and align plans from all departments and business units across your organization. But questions loom large about how deep and detailed your Finance Office’s plans should go, given the shift towards more ERP-centric planning solutions with more granularity. How should Finance lead and direct Zero-Based Budgeting and Driver-Based Planning? Where do Machine Learning and Augmented Analytics fit into this new picture? The experts speak. Thiago Bala, Deloitte: “Do. Or do not. There is no try” (Yoda). Jeff Hattendorf, Macrospect: “Fortune befriends the bold” (Emily Dickinson). Pras Chatterjee, SAP: “I can’t promise I’ll try, but I’ll try to try” (Bart Simpson). JoIn us for Full Steam Ahead: Finance and Planning Together At Last.

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Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham has been producing and hosting live talk radio since 1998. In 2011, working at the enterprise software leader SAP, she successfully created, produced and hosted the weekly “Coffee Break with Game-Changers” business thought leadership roundtable radio series. Over the next eight years, she developed 45 additional series that attracted millions of listeners around the world. Since becoming an independent broadcaster in 2019, she has also been engaged by other global enterprises to develop and host their radio and podcast series. What powers Bonnie’s passion for radio? She “loves speaking with smart people!”

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