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2019 Financial Executives Forum

May 22, 2019
7:30 AM to 10:30 AM EST

Cascade Hills Country Club
3725 Cascade Rd. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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Amy Galvin
  • Summary
  • Agenda
  • CPE
BDO invites you to an exclusive morning program featuring interactive and dynamic panel discussions. The Financial Executives Forum is a unique educational and networking opportunity that will highlight top-of-mind business issues facing financial executives and business leaders today. As part of this experience, you will have the opportunity to hear from some local businesses and their leaders on these trending topics below.

Reimagining Your Business Through Digital Transformation - Panel
Today’s business landscape is constantly changing as new technologies are developed to help solve the critical business issues companies are facing. While these technologies are paving the way for easier solutions and mitigating potential risks with using dated technology, how can your company make the most out of the growing technologies and use them to drive revenue? Hold tight as we embrace this digital journey. Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0 are changing the way technology is used and enabling companies to be more agile in the market or digitally consumable for customers and suppliers.

Manufacturing Profitable Growth Through Focus and Innovation  - Panel
Businesses have become more complex than ever. Challenges with retaining talent, creating profitable growth, and cultivating a great customer experience are common problems that impact the success of a business. This panel will focus on highlighting unique solutions to these and other challenges. Stay tuned for stories of how innovative approaches around treating things differently can help redefine and simplify your business model in the interest of creating a better customer experience.

The Road to Industry 4.0
7:30 AM to 8:00 AM -
Registration and breakfast 

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM -
Reimagining Your Business Through Digital Transformation – Panel 

9:00 AM to 9:15 AM -

9:15 AM  to 9:30 AM -
BDO Knows Profit Enhancement Solutions – Val Laufenberg 

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM -
Manufacturing Profitable Growth Through Focus and Innovation – Panel
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Understand how digital transformation is changing the business landscape
  • Describe how to use the results from Industry 4.0 in your business
  • Understand how a good customer experience will affect your clients and business=
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 2.0 credits in Specialized Knowledge
Program Level: Basic
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org