The Institute of Finance & Management (IOFM) Announces Dates for the Fall 2014 Accounts Payable Conference & Expo

AP Expo Fall 2014, IOFM’s Gathering for AP Professionals, to Take Place Oct. 26-29 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV.

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IOFM AP Expo Attendees

IOFM’s AP Conference & Expo is a must-attend event for accounts payable professionals looking to advance to the top of the field.

We look forward to returning to Las Vegas, in the fall, for what is sure to be the most successful AP Expo yet.

Portland, ME (PRWEB) April 28, 2014

The Institute of Finance & Management (IOFM), a business unit within Diversified Communications, has announced the dates and location for the Fall 2014 Accounts Payable Conference & Expo: Oct. 26-29 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. IOFM’s event will feature representatives from high-profile national and global organizations delivering presentations and workshops essential to accounts payable practitioners’ professional development. Attendees will have the opportunity to become AP Certified at AP Expo, whose exhibit floor will be host to many AP-focused vendors. Anyone who registers for AP Expo Fall 2014 by June 30th will save $400.

“For several years the AP Expo has expanded significantly,” said RD Whitney, executive director, IOFM. “The pace of growth, in fact, compelled us to add a spring event last year. Having just concluded this year’s spring event, in Washington, D.C., we again see testimonial after testimonial underscoring an inescapable fact: AP Expo’s content resonates. We look forward to returning to Las Vegas, in the fall, for what is sure to be the most successful AP Expo yet.”

AP Expo Fall 2014 is the only AP membership meeting strictly focused on accounts payable education and practical approaches to automation, leadership and process improvements. AP Expo Fall 2014 attendees gain access to professional intelligence, which helps them to reduce costs for their departments and organizations, stay in compliance, and advance in their careers.

Opportunities remain to sponsor AP Expo Fall 2014. For information, please contact Brian Cuthbert, bcuthbert(at)divcom(dot)com. To date, the following organizations have joined the roster of AP Expo 2014 sponsors:


  • Ariba
  • AvidXchange
  • Basware
  • Commerce Bank
  • Corcentric
  • CSI Enterprises
  • Direct Insite
  • IBM
  • KnowledgeLake
  • Perceptive Software
  • Taulia


  • ACOM Solutions
  • Data Dimensions
  • Esker
  • FileBound
  • ICM Document Solutions
  • InvoiceInfo
  • Kofax
  • NVoicePay

Accounts payable speakers from organizations large and small will present their insights at AP Expo Fall 2014. Many have achieved breakthroughs in best-practices for accounts payable:

  • CITGO Petroleum Corporation
  • Mayo Clinic
  • La Quinta Inns & Suites
  • The Home Depot
  • Gap
  • FedEx
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Omnicare
  • The Hackett Group
  • Cokala Tax Information Reporting Solutions, LLC
  • University of Louisville
  • Fiserv
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • LinkedIn
  • BNP Paribas

Additionally, the first day of AP Expo 2014 will feature in-depth workshops run by the following experts:

Chris Doxey, CAPP, CCSA, CISA
Executive Director
Controller’s Certification Program

Henry Ijams, APM
Managing Director
PayStream Advisors

Jerri LS Langer, JD, LLM
Cokala Tax Information Reporting Solutions, LLC

Pam Miller, APM (with distinction)
Education Director, AP Certification Programs and Editor-in-Chief, AP Publications
Institute of Finance & Management (IOFM)

Kerry Schmidt, APM (with distinction)
Director of Accounting Operations
University of Louisville

Penny Weller, PhD, CMA
Global Business Services, North American Practice Lead
The Hackett Group

About AP Expo Fall 2014
Through study of world-class accounts payable departments' best practices, attendees of AP Expo Fall 2014 will learn the latest thinking on how to improve their own operations. The latest tools and approaches to save money and avoid fines will be on display and explored at AP Expo Fall 2014, where accounts payable practitioners will find an environment that encourages career advancement and facilitates peer networking. There, they will encounter inspiration from leaders in the field of finance and accounts payable. To receive up-to-date information on the show, anyone, including AP professionals and organizations whose areas of discipline intersect with IOFM's, follow @iofmapexpo.

About the Institute of Finance & Management
The Institute of Finance & Management (IOFM) is the leading source and largest provider of tools, resources, research, training, certification programs, and events in the rapidly evolving field of financial operations. IOFM runs three membership networks: The Accounts Payable Network (TAPN), The Accounts Receivable Network (TARN), and The Controller’s Network (TCN). Membership helps professionals advance their careers and organizations improve their processes through access to proprietary information, best practices, and expert insights. In 2014, IOFM will host five events to facilitate education and networking in financial operations including: Accounts Payable Expo East and West, The Controllers Conference & Expo, The AP & P2P Leadership Conference, and The Payments Summit. IOFM is a business unit within Diversified Communications, a global organization operating on four continents and a major independent producer of events and media worldwide. For more information, visit


  • RD Whitney
    Diversified Business Communications
    +1 (207) 842-5601