Preparing leaders for the future of finance
Conference Date
28th February & 1st March 2018
Canberra Rex Hotel
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The future of finance
The finance function is going through unprecedented change as it becomes more strategic and future focused. Many senior finance leaders have been accountable for day to day responsibilities like transactions, compliance and financial statements. However as automation gains traction in government and in the context of shared services, strategic leadership and business analysis become essential to the finance role.

How can you prepare yourself for the future of finance in government?

The Transforming the Finance Function in Government conference will equip you with strategies to redesign the finance function in your organisation and enable you to respond effectively to automation with the high level skills needed for this changing role.

Attend & learn how to:
  • Driving transformational change in the finance function
  • Unpack the implications of shared services for the future of finance
  • Identify processes suited to automation to drive efficiency
  • Prepare for changing expectations of the finance role
Who will attend?
Chief Financial Officers, Financial Controllers, General Managers and Directors with responsibilities for:
  • Finance
  • Budget
  • Accounting
  • Payroll
  • Business Analysis
  • Shared Services

Attend to learn:

  • Lead transformational change in finance within the complex government context
  • Prepare for changing expectations of the finance role
  • Enabling financial transformation through technology and automation
  • Make data and risk informed finance decisions

Key Speakers

Steven Groves
A/g Chief Operating Officer, Deputy Secretary Corporate Group
Department of Home Affairs
Christopher Martin
Chief Financial Officer
Department of Industry NSW
Frances Cawthra
Chief Financial Officer
Australian Taxation Office
Lynton Norris
Deputy-Director General
ACT Health



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