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DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION: THE PROMISE OF TECHNOLOGY

 Joyce Shen
Joyce Shen

Technology is everywhere, continuously changing and disrupting the status quo.

In today’s corporate environment, standing out means keeping up with the radically fast-paced world we live and work in, but technology also offers the potential to revolutionise how we do business, from reinventing customer experiences and improving business operations, to changing and enhancing our roles.

This CPD webinar organized by CIMA Sri Lanka will be held on Februart 9, at 7 pm, would empower participants to better understand how to implement technological transformation in their businesses to become market leaders in their fields, to gain a real-world understanding of the competitive advantages and business value that technology provides.

Participants will also learn about how they can apply them in their business to achieve smart growth and strategic goals.

This webinar will help identify disruptive technologies now and in the future, recognise opportunities for digital transformation across an organization and recall the benefits and value derived from technologies for successful organisations.

Participants will also understand the changing state of finance, learn how to create a vision for the future and get tips on managing people and processes while adopting new technologies in their organisation.

Leading the webinar, will be business enthusiast, venture capitalist and expert on enterprise technology and data products, Joyce Shen.

As an author, speaker and entrepreneur, Joyce focuses on commercialising and scaling emerging businesses. She is also known for driving innovation in start-ups as well as established global companies. Joyce is currently the investment director and operating partner at stage-agnostic investment firm, Tenfore Holdings. Her force here will be on investing in enterprise software, big data, AI, cybersecurity and emerging technologies.

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants is the most influential body of professional accountants, combining the strengths of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to power opportunity, trust and prosperity for people, businesses and economies worldwide. It represents 667,000 members and students in public and management accounting and advocates for the public interest and business sustainability on current and emerging issues. With broad reach, rigor and resources, the Association advances the reputation, employability and quality of CPAs, CGMAs and accounting and finance professionals globally.

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), founded in 1919, is the world’s leading and largest professional body of management accountants. As part of The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association) its members and students operate in 184 countries, working at the heart of business. CIMA members and students work in industry, commerce, the public sector and not-for-profit organizations.

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the CPA profession in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for its members and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, offers specialized credentials, builds the pipeline of future talent and drives professional competency development to advance the vitality, relevance and quality of the profession.

The AICPA maintains offices in New York, Washington, DC, Durham, NC, and Ewing, NJ.

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