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IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management

Conference location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O'Hare) Illinois

Driving the Enterprise to Support Business Growth

May 25, 2016

9:00am-5:00pm

7 CPE / 0.7 CEU / CISSP / 7 PDU Credits Awarded

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Conference location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O'Hare) Illinois

Overview

As the fluctuating economic decisions take their toll organizations needs to better adapt and align with the business through effective IT financial, procurement and asset management strategies.

What You Will Learn

In this one day conference attendees will learn:

  • What The CFO Wants IT to Know

  • How to Ensure IT Finance Objectives Drive Enterprise Strategy

  • Governance and IT Financial Management: How to Achieve Accountability and Transparency

  • Effective Asset Management: Key to Properly Valuing and Funding IT Investments

  • Data and Insight & Business Management: What is the Real Value of our IT Investments?

  • Finance and IT: How to Communicate the Value of IT Investments

Conference Program

8:00am - 9:00am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

Shukla

9:00am-10:00am

What The CFO Wants IT to Know

M. Mohan Shukla, PMP, Vice President, ITO, Governance and Business Ops., IRI

You canít run an organization without technology, but you cannot invest in technology without the blessings of the CFO. Given a challenging economy the power between IT and finance shifts.

In this session, attendees will learn what your CFO really wants you to know.

Content that will be covered:

  • GAAP: some dollars are more equal than others
  • Allocation: making the business pay
  • Liabilities of your Assets
  • The joys of outsourcing









10:00am -10:30am - Refreshment Break

Matuk

10:30am-11:30am

A Pragmatic Approach to Budget and Financial Management for Programs

Rafael Matuk, Manager, IT Information Solutions, Underwriters Laboratories

You need to tightly manage the financial resources you are guarding, like if it was your own

In this session, attendees will learn:

  • Standards and frameworks with project and program management
  • Definitions within financial management for programs
  • Real needs for financial and budget management
  • A practical approach







 

11:30am-12:30pm

Governance and IT Financial Management: How to Achieve Accountability and Transparency

 

It is essential to have accurate views of cost information. To effectively enable this, IT Financial leaders must have an effective governance framework.

In this session attendees will learn:

  • How to build and implement a governance framework
  • How to create cost recovery models
  • How to socialize this internally









12:30pm - 1:30pm Luncheon

 

1:30pm-2:30pm

Effective Asset Management: Key to Properly Valuing and Funding IT Investments:

 

As IT grows to more of an integral business partner, additional investments can become more complex requiring greater integration, security and life cycle management.

This session will provide strategies to help view IT expenditures as business critical investments and how to frame them in that context to the CFO.









2:30pm - 3:00pm - Refreshment Break

 

3:00pm-4:00pm

Data and Insight & Business Management: What is the Real Value of our IT Investments?

 

In an era, where organizations are balancing IT optimization and cost reduction, having the right information at your fingertips is essential. That said, data is different than insights. We can have access to all the data, but how do we make sense of it to justify our investments?

In this session, attendees will learn:

  • How to avoid data overload while finding keen insights
  • How to apply those insights to the business
  • How to articulate the value to the enterprise
  • Where to start
  • How to involve stakeholders early and often







 

4:00pm-5:00pm

Finance and IT: How to Communicate the Value of IT Investments

Speakers will include professionals from IT departments

In this session, CIOs will discuss how they are developing a shared language to describe IT performance within their organization.


Conference Price: $289.00 per person


Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 7 CPE credits for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.7 CEUs and 7 PDUs. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC)≤, Inc.

Exhibits

As is always the case at CAMP IT Conferences events, the talks will not include product presentations.  During the continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and the luncheon break you will have the opportunity to informally meet representatives from the following sponsoring companies, who have solutions in the area of the conference.