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Webcast Summary

The evolving marketplace has made it imperative for technologies to become light and easily accessible. Businesses today are no longer tied down by the traditional boundaries of space and time. Work is 24/7, inter-connected and constantly on the move. Consequently, ERP solutions too need to break free from the clutter of excessively complicated technicalities to become simple, easy-to-use and scalable. The world is moving towards a leaner, efficient and contextual information delivery model, with embedded analytics. Spruce this with an element of Chatbots and Voice and you encounter a whole new world of Finance. This seamless experience is complemented by the availability of easy to use intuitive self-service on mobiles (Android/iPhones), tablets (iPad/Android tabs) and of course desk top and laptops.

What if Financials could learn and serve you with information based on past transactions without being fed with information all the time? Welcome to the world of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Finance.

Join this webcast as we traverse through the innumerable possibilities of leveraging NextGen technologies in Finance.

About the Speakers

Gus BilquistGus Bilquist, Finance & Business Head, Toyal America, Inc.

Gus is the Finance & Business Head at Toyal America, Inc., a manufacturer of advanced aluminum powder and pigments. Currently responsible for finance, accounting, logistics, and Information Technology, he has a unique perspective on the impact of technology and manufacturing in today’s business climate. He has worked for Toyal for over 20 years and earned an MBA from Lewis University. While the day to day management of departments is always a focus, his passion is continual improvement and finding ways to inject new technology to further innovation and efficiencies.

Muthu ThangavelMuthu Thangavel, AVP-Solution Advisory & Presales, Ramco Systems

MUTHU (Muthuraj Thangavel), AVP – Solution Advisory with Ramco Systems, a cloud and intelligent ERP company, specializes in financial management processes and technology. He has spent his entire 24+ years career in ERP and Business Applications space, working for both software vendors and client organizations in the Americas and Asia, including a Fortune 500 company. Assigned responsibilities included product management, presales, consulting, implementation, and support. He has consulted several organizations across the globe, in a variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution, logistics, energy & utilities, media, professional services, and staffing. He has also led the global delivery of SAP across multiple entities and plants in multi-billion dollar organization.

Currently, MUTHU leads the Solution Advisory function for Ramco System’s ERP business and works closely with firms during their software evaluation. He also helps them architect the solution during implementation phase.

MUTHU holds a BS from the Anna University, Guindy and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

About the Emcee

Jess BozzoJess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum

Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum's growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

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Fields of Study: Information Technology
Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: None
Advance Preparation: None required
Delivery Method: Group Internet-based
Recommended CPE Credit(s): 1

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