Adrian Sproston Sage

Q&A with Adrian Sproston

Our final speaker Q&A for 2018 features Adrian Sproston, director — accountant division at Sage.  In his opening day Keynote session, he’ll be joined by Michael Office, Sam Carter and Martin Tregonning to discuss how to ‘Be Ready for Making Tax Digital with Sage’. (more…)

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Glenn Collins ACCA

Q&A with Glenn Collins

Our next Q&A features Glenn Collins, head of technical advisory at ACCA UK. In addition to co-hosting an ACCA Update on opening day, he’ll be heading up a Keynote panel debate on the changing face of the accountancy practice and the growing importance of technology and strategies to deliver maximum business success. (more…)

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Damon Anderson Xero

Q&A with Damon Anderson

Next up in our speaker Q&A series is Xero’s Director of Partners Damon Anderson.  A leader in fintech with over 15 years’ experience delivering digital marketing and payments technology, he’ll be sharing his insights into the rise of automation and how accountants of the future can leverage technology to become truly connected advisors. (more…)

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Steven Cox IRIS

Q&A with Steven Cox

Next up in our speaker Q&A series is Steve Cox, a technologist and accountant who looks at how technology can simplify the modern accounting world.  Currently Chief Evangelist for IRIS Group, Steve has worked closely with customers, software companies and the government and is championing the digital transformation of UK SMEs and accountants. (more…)

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Document: It's time to ditch the filing cabinet Pic: Sanwal Deen

Document Management Systems Really Can Boost Efficiency

Written by Don Emery of Doc.It Inc. Firms that adopt document management systems (DMS) and workflow software can tackle inefficiency head on. Chiefly, they can save time on low-value tasks such as document retrieval and increase standardisation in filing and naming conventions. If you’re wondering whether an investment into DMS and workflow software will pay […]

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2018 & beyond: Accounting industry insiders share their thoughts on the year ahead

Hi, I’m Ian Moss and I’m excited to have joined Diversified Communications as the editor on Accounting Insight, the soon-to-be-launched content platform for our Accountex events. Whether it’s Brexit, automation, artificial intelligence or machine learning, 2018 promises to be a big year of change for the accountancy profession.  And I’m looking forward to keeping you […]

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2017 roundup: Key takeaways of the year so far

2017 roundup: Key takeaways of the year

We asked a selection of our speakers and exhibitors to share their highlights of 2017.  From news stories that caught their eye to the latest trends and tech that’ll be shaping things to come – here’s their key takeaways from the last twelve months. (more…)

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