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RPA for Accounts Payable & Receivable

Online Event

05 September, 2019

8:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC

8:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC

RPA for Accounts Payable & Receivable

Speaker: Brian O'Sullivan

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This webcast will review how Robotic Process Automation (RPA) can transform accounts payable and accounts receivable processes by eliminating the mundane, time-consuming and repetitive procedures performed by professionals, giving them more time to focus on higher, critical thinking tasks.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the concerns to be addressed within AP/AR before implementing RPA.
  • Identify processes for the purpose of prioritising RPA implementation
  • Identify applications of an unattended bot versus an attended bot in AP/AR
  • Identify data elements required to support automation
  • Demonstrate ingesting of data
  • Demonstrate and analyse exception handling and factors involved

£159.00 (CIMA members only)


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Transform AP & AR with RPA

This webcast will provide accounting and financial professionals with practical literacy on how robotic process automation (RPA) can improve accounts payable & receivable processes.

We will help you identify potential uses for RPA, important considerations, and hand-ons learning labs to practice and understand the process of building simple bots.

When you complete this webcast, you will be equipped to lead change within the accounts payable and accounts receivable function in your business.

Key Topics:
• Brief overview of the types of RPA
• Understand how RPA will affect accounts payable & accounts receivable
• Digital vs human roles
• Identify data elements and process flows required to support the AP & AR process
• Use cases/ practical hands-on learning with labs that show how RPA can be applied within the AP & AR function

Who should take this course?

  • Finance and accounting professionals, advisors and managers, wanting to implement Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the accounts payable and accounts receivable business processes.

Professional development

This Webcast offers 4 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Prerequisites:Basic RPA knowledge and AP & AR processes.
Programme level:Intermediate
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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£159.00 (CIMA members only)


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  • Brian O'Sullivan

    Brian O'Sullivan works as an Automation & Controls Engineer at Solara Automation and runs a nationally competitive high school robotics team, TerrorBytes Robotics. Brian received his BS in Computer Engineering from Clemson University and has worked in a variety of manufacturing, software development, and automation companies. In Brian's current role as a Controls Engineer with Solara Automation, he designs and deploys control systems for customers seeking robotics automation. He has also developed control and computer vision software for fully-automated and semi-automated production lines to meet high customer demand. Brian also coaches and runs the 2017 North Carolina state champion robotics team, TerrorBytes Robotics, out of Research Triangle Park, NC. Each year he leads the team of around 60 highschoolers and mentors in designing and building a 150lb robot to compete against teams across the world. Rob Drover, Principal, Advisory Services - Marcum, LLP.