INSIGHTS 2018 - DAY ONE AGENDA

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Day 1
13th November 2018
Day 2
14th November 2018

Day 1

9:00 - 09:40
Registration & Coffee

Maxwell Library, 1st Floor

09:40 - 09:50
Welcome

Presenter: Ruud van Hilten, SVP, Strategic Business Development & Country Compliance, Tungsten Network

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

09:50 - 10:40
Tungsten Network Update & Future Outlook

It's no secret that automating the P2P process affords businesses countless opportunities. As a result, P2P professionals are asked to deliver strategic and tactical insight into improving processes, and managing global transformation to drive efficiencies through scalable end-to-end processes. A trusted partner is key to delivering on these objectives. Hear from Tungsten Network's Chief Executive on the latest updates, and insights on things to come in 2019 & beyond.

Presenter: Rick Hurwitz, Chief Executive, Tungsten Corporation plc 

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

10:40 - 11:30
What's new and next for product at Tungsten Network

Presenter: Theresa Lacey, VP, Product Management, Tungsten Network

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

11:30 - 11:45
Coffee

Maxwell Library, 1st Floor

11:45 - 12:30
BNP Paribas & Tungsten Network Finance

When you're in control of your cash flow, you're in control of your company's future success. Join the teams from both organisations to find out how linking e-invoicing with trade finance can pay off for your business, with real-life customer case studies.

Presenters: Ravi Akula, Managing Director & Head of Trade Finance eSolutions Sales, BNP Paribas & Prabhat Vira, President, Tungsten Network Finance

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

12:30 - 1:15
Lunch

Maxwell Library, 1st Floor

1:15 - 2:15
Your frictions throughout the source-to-pay process: Interactive Session

Join Connie O'Brien, CMO and Theresa, VP, Product Management, Tungsten Network in this lively workshop where they'll be bringing to light where friction lies within the many and varied processes of each of your organisations to discern where Tungsten can add more value. Listen and learn from your peers, our experts and make the roadmap yours.

Presenter: Connie O'Brien, Chief Marketing Officer & Theresa Lacey, VP Product Management, Tungsten Network

Location: Mountbatten, 2nd Floor

2:15 - 3:00
PO Services: Make the shift from ordinary to exceptional P2P processing

Automating your purchase orders allows you and your suppliers to work together towards exceptional invoice payment processing. Hear from Theresa on how every step of the way - from receipt to compliance and validation - can be automated allowing you to save time with less manual work, increased accuracy and realise an easier payment process. 

Presenters: Theresa Lacey, VP, Product Management, Tungsten Network

Location: Watson Watt, Ground Floor

2:15 - 3:00
Digitizing P2P: Chief Financial Officer Round Table

Moving to a fully digitised P2P process presents many challenges, but affords countless opportunities. Discuss your challenges and successes as you work to achieve a friction-free P2P process.

Presenters: David Williams, Chief Financial Officer, Tungsten Corporation plc

Location: Siemens, 1st Floor

3:00 - 3:30
Coffee

Maxwell Library, 1st Floor

3:30 - 4:15
Customer Case Study: Mohawk

Hear from a leading flooring manufacturing as they share their AP automation journey from 0% to nearly 96% Supplier adoption. They've realised multi-millions in annual savings, accelerated global invoice process, and strengthened supplier relations as a result of streamlining their processes with Tungsten Network. 

Presenters: Tracy Bryant, Shared Service Manager, Mohawk Industries

Location: Mountbatten, 2nd Floor

3:30 - 4:15
Outbound invoicing: The drivers for automation in AR and the impact for AP

There’s a common evolution that virtually every organisation will experience – The growth imperative. To achieve growth and stay competitive, organisations must progress from manual processing to automated solutions. AR departments have typically not kept up with their counterparts in AP but are moving evermore to strategic payment cycle management rather than just posting paper. Hear how you can automate invoicing on both sides of the ledger with Tungsten Network and global pre-clearance mandates driving this change quicker than you might know.

Presenters: Joanna Rozanska, Product Manager & Ruud van Hilten, SVP, Strategic Business Development & Country Compliance, Tungsten Network

Location: Watson Watt, Ground Floor

3:30 - 4:15
E-invoicing & Workflow: A power couple for frictionless P2P

Get a sneak peak at the new & improved Tungsten Network Workflow solution.

Presenters: Jeff Johnson, Senior Product Manager, Tungsten Network

Location: Siemens, 1st Floor

4:15 - 5:00
The Evolution of Source-to-Pay: Getting On Track with the Future of Trade

Emma explores how global procurement is evolving and dicusses the increasing difficulties procurement officers face in the wake of expanding markets and increasing stakeholder expectations.

Presenter: Emma Mills, Vice President, Enterprise Partnerships, Mastercard

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

5:00 - 6:00
Keynote Speaker

Bring the outside world in. Future-proof your business strategy with Thimon de Jong, a strategic foresight expert and passionate, interactive speaker.

Presenters: Thimon de Jong

Location: Turing Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor

6:00 - 7:30
Networking

Maxwell Library, 1st Floor

7:30 - 11:00
Networking Dinner - Sponsored by Mastercard

Riverside Room, 3rd Floor