As 2015 comes to a close, we can look back on the year as one of our best so far. New chapters, outstanding programs, knowledgeable speakers, world renowned sponsors, and wonderful networking opportunities have all continued to help to make us the “go to” resource for professional development. 052015_CFO_conference_0299.jpgAnd, as we look ahead to 2016, we can’t wait to bring you many more top notch programs, as we anticipate new chapter kick offs in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, and Houston.

In the meantime, here’s a look at our upcoming month:

High Stress Negotiations
Thursday, December 3 @ 7:30 am
Freeborn & Peters, LLP, 311 South Wacker Drive, Chicago
Presented by The Chicago CFO Leadership Council 

Successfully negotiating in a highly stressful environment presents many challenges and sometimes, when circumstances don’t allow for compromise, it can seem like a losing battle. So, what kinds of strategies are needed to ensure positive results? This program has your answer. Join us and take advantage of the chance to learn from the advice and guidance of Beth Kreppein, an FBI Crisis/Hostage Negotiator. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to benefit from some expert knowledge. Register today!    

Post M &A Integration Strategies
Tuesday, December 8 @ 8:00 am
The office of KPMG, 51 JFK Parkway, Short Hills, New Jersey
Presented by The New Jersey CFO Leadership Council 

The implementation of different processes, people, markets, and cultures into a new corporate environment can be overwhelming and, to ensure a smooth transition process, an acquisition must be properly planned and executed.   This program will examine the issues facing merging organizations and will offer planning tips and strategies that will facilitate the most successful outcomes. Register today to take advantage of this outstanding learning experience.

Using Tech To Partner With Your Business
Wednesday, December 9 @ 8:30 am
The office of Goodwin Procter, 620 8th Avenue, New York
Presented by The NYC CFO Leadership Council 

In a world dominated by emerging technologies, CFOs and financial professionals are now presented with many options for fostering improved communication, collaboration, coordination, and information sharing with other departments. This program will focus on how such resources as big data and cloud-based, mobile, and EPM applications can best serve your organization. Reserve your space today and learn how a new era of technology can positively change your business operation dynamics.

The Habits Of Highly Successful CFOs
Tuesday, December 15 @ 7:30 am
The River Club, One Independent Drive, Jacksonville
Presented by The Jacksonville CFO Leadership Council 

Come and learn what our Jacksonville area experts advise us about the role of today’s CFO and find out how it has dramatically evolved over the past several years. In addition to discussing the traits, characteristics, and styles that make an outstanding CFO, our panelists will offer their advice on keys to success in an ever-changing corporate environment. This program is one of our most popular and always sells out quickly, so register today!

The Habits Of Highly Successful CFOs
Wednesday December 16 @ 7:15 am
Bentley University’s LaCava Center , 175 Forest Street, Waltham
Presented by The Boston CFO Leadership Council  and The Boston Controllers Leadership Council

Join us for the chance to learn more about the role of today’s CFO from our Boston area experts and find out how it has dramatically evolved over the past several years. In sharing both their positive and negative experiences, our panelists will provide you with a better understanding of the skills necessary for successful leadership. In addition to discussing the traits, characteristics, and styles that make an outstanding CFO, they will offer their advice on how to flourish in an ever-changing business environment. We encourage you to register today, as this program is one of our most popular and always sells out quickly.

The Evolving CFO: Changing Experiences for New Opportunities
Wednesday December 16 @ 4:00 pm
The office of KPMG, 1601 Market Street, 36th Floor, Philadelphia
Presented by The Philadelphia CFO Leadership Council 

Aside from being involved in all aspects of an organization, a successful CFO must not only be able to quickly jump into new challenges, but also be flexible enough to embrace a variety of changes. Join us for this informative program and discover the skills, technical capabilities, and career experiences necessary to advance yourself into new roles and opportunities. Register today to discover the best options for expanding your professional horizons.

For further details about any of our plans for upcoming programs and new chapters in 2016, please contact us.  We would love to hear from you and receive your feedback and comments.