Reach new heights
Virtually endless possibilities surround the recent growth of embedded sensors and connected devices in the home, enterprise, and world at large. Translating these possibilities into business impact requires purposefully bringing smarter things together with analytics, security, data, and integration platforms to make them work with each other. Discover how ambient computing can elevate the Internet of Things beyond enabling and collecting information to having real business impacts.
Entering the second half of 2015, companies remain challenged as they juggle US economic growth with evolving global uncertainties and ever-growing regulatory enforcement. What is the current outlook in this increasingly complex deal environment? Gain new insights into the fiscal and regulatory environments, uncertainties that still lie ahead, and factors that could potentially help your business drive growth.
With the rate of technology change continuing to increase exponentially, the way businesses operate is being irreversibly transformed. What emerging technology-enabled trends have the potential to reshape how finance organizations operate, near- and long-term? Which technologies should financial executives prioritize for investment across the organization? Hear results of Deloitte research to understand emerging technology trends and their potential impacts on finance organization performance and investment priorities.
Environmental, Social, and Governance Performance: Market Developments Regarding Measurement, Disclosures, and Evaluation
Investors and companies face scores of sustainability and credit ratings methodologies utilizing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) data. The Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) aims to drive transparency and rigor in ratings products to accelerate adoption and integration of pertinent ESG factors into equity and credit markets. What should financial executives know? Hear from the GISR about what's driving demand for increased transparency around ESG topics.
Analytics techniques are growing in complexity, allowing companies to apply machine learning and predictive modeling to gain insight from increasingly massive and complex data sets. Although in its early stages, artificial intelligence is also now a reality. The more promising application, however, is not replacing workers but instead augmenting their capabilities. Learn how advanced analytics can help amplify human intelligence, rewire business processes, and reshape businesses.
With the M&A market roaring ahead in 2015 and the stock market reaching all-time highs, investors are looking for an edge. With technology reshaping aspects of everyday life and revolutionizing the business world, how can it be used to investors' advantage in M&A? Learn how leading companies are leveraging technology at various points in the M&A continuum to reduce uncertainty and gain a competitive advantage.
Finance executives have been told for years there is only one set of financial planning and forecasting best practices they should use. A recent study of leading technology companies clearly shows this is not the case. What should you know? Hear results of a Deloitte study and how a tailored approach might help your company redefine its forecasting process.
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