European Financial Shared Services Summit 2005

Venue: Aston Villa

Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Sep 21, 2005
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Building on the success of 2004, this unique gathering now boasts 3 dedicated streams to allow you handpick your agenda specifically to suit your most pressing challenges. Drilling down into the core issues for those at every stage of Shared Services maturity, these streams focus on the latest tools and technologies, control and compliance techniques as well as continuous improvement for ultimate process efficiency. And with over 30 leading speakers to choose from, and sessions designed for every operation from start-up to mature, there’s no shortage of solutions and case studies to match your needs.

Want to know what life after Sarbanes Oxley looks like inside a leading FSSC? Looking to effectively consolidate accounting inside you FSSC? Drive standardisation through the right ERP implementation? Or maybe you want to improve customer satisfaction by understanding extra efforts adopted by outsourcers such as Hewlett Packard when delivering an external service? Whatever your particular pain point, you’ll find the remedy right here.

· Brainstorm your biggest challenges in the dedicated “Open Space” sessions: Join facilitator Carl Barnes, European Shared Services Director, The Gap, in this revolutionary unrestricted environment for blue-sky debate
· Expand your Rolodex! Take advantage of more networking opportunities than ever before with the 1st Annual Shared Services Yuletide Dinner and Xmas Party, and the workshop day riverboat lunch!
· Pick & mix your agenda from 3 simultaneous tracks! Swap and choose freely between automation, compliance and process enhancement-focussed case studies
· Gain valuable insight into running FSS on a global scale: Break away from the traditional PowerPoint perspective! Don’t miss the opening keynote plenary interview with the Head of leading Global FSS operation