Gartner CFO & Finance Executive Conference 2021, Americas

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Virtual conference

Join us virtually, from anywhere across the US


May 25 to 26, 2021

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Digitizing the finance function

In 2021, CFOs and finance executives face the dual challenge of accelerating growth and digital initiatives whilst reducing the cost of operations for the business.

It is critical that finance executives have a strategic plan to bring back the right costs to support the growth objectives but also to fund the digital acceleration that is needed to drive the business forward.

At Alight, we’re committed to bringing solutions to accelerate your financial transformation journey.

Cloud finance technology deployment

Cloud finance technology optimization

Global payroll

Financial wellbeing

Speaking event

Harnessing the power of technology to achieve financial transformation

Virtual, 45-minute session, Tuesday, May 25th, 12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. ET

Join Alight & Ameriprise for a live discussion about how to transform your finance function by leading with technology. Having recently deployed cloud based financial management technology in partnership with Alight, Ameriprise will share insights from their journey as well as lessons they learned along the way.

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John Mead
VP Finance, Ameriprise

Colin Brennan
Chief Product Strategy and Solutions Officer, Alight

Speaking event

Leveraging data and analytics to digitize the finance function

Virtual, 20-minute session, Wednesday, May 26th, 12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. ET

With 82% of CFOs expecting to spend significantly more time focused on advanced data analytics technologies and tools in 2021, it’s important for you to understand how to get started. Join this session to learn how Alight is helping our customers lead the way with data and analytics to drive enterprise-wide insights with technology that will transform your finance function.

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Colin Brennan
Chief Product Strategy and Solutions Officer, Alight

Finance insights and resources

Knowing where to get started on your financial transformation journey can be overwhelming. Our finance experts are committed to sharing their knowledge and expertise to help you get started. Check out the insights and resources below.

Katie Rooney
Alight’s financial transformation journey

Hear from Katie Rooney, Chief Financial Officer at Alight, about the decision to move Alight’s financial management and planning platforms to Workday and the benefits the company has seen since our 100 percent virtual deployment in April of 2020.

TELUS International case study

TELUS International had seen rapid growth within the organization due to a number of acquisitions. Learn how they partnered with Alight + Workday to streamline their finance platforms and digitize their finance function.

6 mistakes to avoid when deploying cloud finance technology

As finance leaders within your organization, you may be considering moving your technology to the cloud. What stands in the way of your success? In this overview, Alight breaks down the six mistakes companies often make when deploying cloud finance technology.

The rise of the digital CFO

The traditional role of a CFO is transforming to become more digitized, driven by the tools we use in the financial industry today, such as cloud environments, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Read this article to learn how technology is transforming the function of financial executives.

Top 5 questions to ask your payroll provider to mitigate risk

When it comes to payroll, quality, accuracy and thoroughness are of the utmost importance. Because there’s so much at stake, businesses are looking to reduce risk and must make sure their payroll is in very capable, trustworthy hands.

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