The Toronto FP&A Board meeting: Driver Based and Predictive FP&A
The Toronto FP&A Board
The Toronto FP&A Board is proudly sponsored by:
 
 Robert Half
The Toronto FP&A Board

The Toronto FP&A Board will meet on the 26th of March 2020 for the the fourth time. The professional debate will be devoted to the subject of Driver Based and Predictive FP&A.

The International FP&A Board was created in London (UK) in 2013 to guide the development and promotion of best practices in Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A). Since then, the Board chapters were successfully established in 25 cities and 16 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Australia, and North America. Their aim is to identify and support new global trends, valued skill sets and leadership practices in modern corporate Financial Planning & Analysis. 

The FP&A Board is exclusive to senior finance practitioners in active employment (at CFO, FD and Head of Finance levels). Please note that places for the Toronto chapter are limited. We are inviting only 25 participants to join the event. 

The meeting is complimentaryvendor-agnostic and by-invitation-only.

If you would like to attend, please fill in the registration form below. We will review your application and get back to you. Please note that participation is subject to the FP&A Trends terms and conditions and privacy policy.

Subject:

The Power of Driver Based and Predictive FP&A

Date:

Thursday, 26 March 2020

Time:

6-30 pm - 7-00 pm         Registration, networking, refreshments and light food
7-00 pm - 9-00 pm         Discussion
9-00 pm - 10-00 pm       Drinks and networking

Agenda:

1. Evolution of Driver Based Planning and Predictive Analytics: key concepts and definitions
2. Driver-Based approach as a basis for Predictive Analytics, effective Rolling Forecast and Scenario Planning
3. Moving to Digital FP&A?
4. A case studies and the best practices from the field:

5. Group discussion on Driver Based and Predictive FP&A
6. Conclusions and recommendations

Meeting Venue:

Fairmont Royal York
100 Front Street West
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5J 1E3
Algonquin & British Columbia Room

Transportation Information:
Parking
. Valet Parking is offered by the hotel at an overnight rate of $59.00/ 24 hour period with complimentary access to your vehicle. This is just one of many options in close proximity to The Fairmont Royal York. Green P parking is readily available and also offers great value.

Arriving via Union Station. The Fairmont Royal York is connected to Union Station through the underground Path system. Travelling by Go Transit, TTC, or Via Rail are great options to avoid traffic, manage expenses and arrive conveniently just across the street from The Fairmont Royal York.

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) is just minutes from downtown Toronto and flies out of the island airport at the foot of Bathurst Street. A complimentary express shuttle bus runs between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Downtown Toronto, just across the street from The Fairmont Royal York. The shuttle is open to anyone going to the airport, whether or not they are travelling. Regular shuttle service (approximately every 15 minutes) to and from the airport is available on weekdays, weekends and holidays. The trip to and from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport takes approximately 15 minutes depending on traffic.

UPExpress. A Convenient and reliable source of transportation between Canada’s two busiest transportation hubs has been completed as of June 6, 2015. The UPExpress is a luxurious and innovative rail link that connects Toronto’s Union Station with Toronto Pearson International Airport. The new trains feature customized seats, luggage racks, and meal trays, as well as helpful technology such as screens for flight arrival/departure information and Wi-Fi. Each one-way trip will take approximately 25 traffic free minutes to and from the city.

Discussion Facilitator:

Ron Monteiro, International FP&A Board Ambassador.

Participation in all FP&A Board meetings is complimentary and exclusive to finance practitioners at CFO, FD, and Head of Finance level who are in active employment at large, local and international organisations. We cannot confirm the registrations of vendors, salespeople or consultants.

Ron Monteiro

Ron is a University of Toronto graduate & business professional who has extensive senior-level FP&A experience mainly in the CPG industry.

His experience includes working for public companies such as Hitachi, Kraft, Campbell’s & Kruger as well as a start-up telecommunications company and a private entrepreneurial beverage manufacturing company.

Ron also frequently does guest lectures at Colleges and Universities and recently taught a course at Humber college in Toronto

He is passionate manager, mentor, teacher and coach and is looking to share best practices & industry experience and insights with FP&A professionals.

Ron Monteiro's LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ronmonteiro18/

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