Accounts Payables departments have traditionally been considered cost centers, a reality only perpetuated when organizations are managing AP processes manually. Today, things have changed: AP automation software and modern technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and supervised machine learning enable organizations to turn this cost center into a profit center. Not only can organizations manage AP faster and cheaper with automation, they can transform the role of AP within the organization by enabling strategic supplier payments, cash flow, and working capital management.
Join PayStream Advisors and AP technology expert, Carl Hillier, Head of Product Marketing at Ephesoft, as we explore how the modern software can transform AP processes and enable businesses to strategically leverage their invoice management to their competitive advantage.
This webinar will explore:
- The latest trends around AP processes among North American businesses
- How technologies like supervised machine learning help expedite invoice capture and improve AP process visibility to drive efficiency, accuracy, and savings
- How to approach AP processing from a financial planning standpoint with strategic working capital optimization
- Best practices for turning your AP department into a profit center
Accreditation: Webinar participants can earn 1 CPE credit in Management Services.
Prerequisites: previous experience in finance
Who should attend?
- AP and Back-Office Finance Professionals
- Finance Directors
Advanced preparation: none
Program level: Update
Delivery method: Group-Internet Based
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Refund policy: no fee charge
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Lead Research Analyst
Anna Barnett is an expert in several facets of financial automation software, including Procure-to-Pay, Source-to-Settle, Travel and Expense Management, and Payables (AP and payments). She is also experienced in the organizational procedures and application of software in several specific industries, including Healthcare, Higher Education, and Non-profit institutions. Anna has extensive experience in research-based analytical writing and editing, as well as sales and marketing experience.
Head of Product Marketing
Carl Hillier is the Head of Product Marketing at Ephesoft and responsible for Ephesoft’s portfolio of intelligent document and data capture solutions. Carl has held senior technical and marketing positions at FileNet (now IBM), Fujitsu, Kofax and ABBYY. He has an extensive background in ECM, BPM & Cloud Computing, and has presented at industry events and conferences throughout the globe. As a California-based British native, he holds a degree in Physics from Imperial College and is a graduate of the Royal Air Force College Cranwell.