Skokie, IL, (PRWEB) May 12, 2016
Kaufman Hall, a leading provider of enterprise performance management and decision support software, announced that it will kick off its annual Axiom Software Performance Management Summit on Monday, May 16th in Las Vegas. Nearly 400 attendees, including CFOs and financial professionals from around the world, will gather to learn new strategies for leveraging financial and operational data to improve strategic decision making and organizational performance.
Summit will begin Monday morning with a general session including opening remarks from Jason Sussman, managing director at Kaufman Hall. Attendees will hear from Tom Walsh, the new CEO of the Kaufman Hall Software division, who will share his vision for the future, and from Javan Smith, vice president of development for Axiom Software, who will outline advancements in the next generation of the Axiom Software Platform. Attendees will also choose from a variety of breakout sessions with tracks specifically designed to address the unique challenges faced by finance executives in today’s rapidly-changing business environment.
“We are excited to welcome our customers and partners to Summit 2016 – this is a vibrant community and there will be a lively peer-to-peer exchange of insightful industry knowledge, practical information and best practices,” said Walsh. “With more than 50 sessions offered, our customers will gain new tools and expert insights to improve strategic financial planning and performance within their own organizations.”
Summit activities include:
- Informative general sessions and an inspirational keynote presentation by John Foley, former Lead Solo Pilot of the Blue Angels and motivational speaker.
- Industry-specific breakout sessions with practical information and more than 20 case studies shared by experts and peers, including speakers from: STAR Financial Bank, Umpqua Bank, Sparrow Health, Tufts University, Northwestern University, Transport for London and more.
- Closing party and EPMmys Awards Ceremony, where Axiom Software customers will be recognized for outstanding achievement in Performance Management.
Performance Management Summit will be held May 16-18 at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. To register for Summit and get more details, visit axiomepmsummit.com.
About Kaufman Hall
Kaufman Hall provides management consulting services, and enterprise performance management and decision support software that help organizations realize sustained success amid changing market conditions. Since 1985, we have been a trusted advisor to boards and executive management teams, helping them incorporate proven methods into their strategic planning and financial management processes, and quantify the financial impact of their plans and strategic decisions to consistently achieve their goals. Kaufman Hall’s Axiom Software Suite provides sophisticated, flexible performance management solutions that empower finance professionals to analyze results, model the future, and optimize organizational decision making. Solutions for budgeting and forecasting, strategy management, reporting and analytics, financial close and consolidations, profitability and cost management are delivered on a single integrated software platform.