Intelligent Automation: Start Smart, Finish Smarter

Online Event

17 July, 2020

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC

Intelligent Automation: Start Smart, Finish Smarter

Speakers: Kenneth Witt, CPA, CGMA; Michael Goodman; Kimberlee Curley

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This webcast will provide an overview of intelligent automation and an introduction to robotic process automation. It will include a plan for getting started and best practices for putting an organization on the road to success in this area.

Learning outcomes

  • Develop a high-level understanding of intelligent automation
  • Understand how to get started with RPA
  • Learn best practices for achieving success with RPA
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Product information


This in-depth session will describe the benefits of intelligent automation as part of an enterprise’s digital transformation. This webcast includes a plan for getting started with robotics process automation (RPA) and other best practices for intelligent automation. Participants can take the recommendations included in this webcast back to their organizations to successfully plan their digital strategies.

Key Topics:

  • Automation
  • Robotic Process Automation
  • Technology

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, CEOs, corporate leaders, C-suite executives
  • Firm partners and leaders
  • Finance directors and controllers
  • Investment bankers
  • Chief audit executives
  • Attorneys, consultants, insurance executives, academics
  • Audit committee members

Professional development

This Webcast offers 2 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Basic
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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  • Kenneth Witt, CPA, CGMA

    Ken serves as Senior Manager on the Management Accounting and Member Engagement team at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants.

    He is the staff liaison to the Americas Region Advisory Panel, the Association committee representing our members in business. AmRAP provides insight and guidance on professional issues and trends relevant to AICPA’s members working in management accounting. Ken received his B.B.A. from the University of Iowa and served in a number of roles in public and privately held companies. Since joining the Association in 2004, Ken has been involved in the development of thought leadership reports and tools, conferences, and continuing education resources, especially in the areas of strategy, risk and sustainability.

    Most recently Ken has been involved in the Integrated Performance Management research project sponsored by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. The IPM project aims to identify best practices that leading companies are using to manage their performance and future-proof their businesses in this era of new risks and opportunities. Ken was also instrumental in the Association’s Future of Finance research process, identifying the skills and capabilities needed by finance professionals in today’s global business environment, and incorporating those competencies into the CGMA Competency Framework and the online CGMA Finance Leadership Program.

  • Michael Goodman

    Michael Goodman, VP, NTT DATA Services

    Executive leading the Business Insights practice at NTT DATA Services. This team of consulting professionals focus on helping clients leverage data, analytics, automation and technology to address business challenges across the financial services, insurance, manufacturing and healthcare sectors.

  • Kimberlee Curley

    Kimberlee Curley Senior Director, NTT DATA Services

    Based in North Carolina, Kim has spent nearly all of her 25+ year career focused on the human side of business, enabling leaders and their organizations to do more, do better, and to thrive through change. As the Business Readiness Consulting Practice Lead for NTT DATA Services, Kim leads her teams to deliver consulting solutions across People & Organizational Change, Process Optimization, and Strategic Program Management disciplines.