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Upcoming webcasts

Greening your organization's energy profile

Public and private organizations are increasingly committing to source more of the energy they use from cleaner resources, with some targeting up to 100 percent renewable energy. What do their journeys look like so far? Participants will examine goals and strategies of US private- and public-sector organizations as they plan for a cleaner energy mix and identify important challenges and success factors affecting their journeys.

Power & Utilities
November 6
1 p.m. ET
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Holiday shopping season 2019: Strategize with customer insights

What can retailers expect of the 2019 holiday shopping season? How can companies enhance their retail strategies and gear up for growth this year? Participants will explore the results of Deloitte's 34th annual holiday survey and identify insights on consumer preferences and shopping trends that can help them succeed in this season's competitive landscape.

Radically interoperable data and the future of health

Over the next 20 years, the US health care system is expected to transition from today's collection of disconnected components to a dramatically different environment driven by radically interoperable data and open, secure platforms. So how do we get from here to there? Participants will explore strategies to lean into this interoperable future and plan for a transforming industry.

Preparing for new lease accounting standards: What to know in advance

The new government lease accounting standards are here, becoming effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2019, for state and local governments and after September 30, 2020, for the federal government. Preparation is key, so what are critical elements in your path to compliance? Participants will discover how to address barriers to adoption upfront, develop a holistic strategy for evaluating lease portfolios, and explore ways to foster agency and institutional involvement.

Government & Education
November 15
12 p.m. ET
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The emergence of esports: Virtual world making a very tangible impact

Esports competitors, celebrities, and games are becoming household names worldwide, with high schools and universities even launching varsity esports teams. As a new generation of consumers becomes a viable marketing group, esports are slowly finding their way into boardroom discussions and budget planning meetings. Participants will explore numerous areas of esports and discover areas for maturity and growth in an industry that is projected to exceed a billion dollars in revenue in 2019.

Trends in digital transformation around the globe

Digital transformation is not only changing the way real estate companies track and use data, but also how they do business, including interacting with tenants, investment partners, and end users. But it's not all about technology—digital transformation also requires cultural changes to challenge the status quo and explore new territory. Participants will examine factors affecting real estate digital transformation and explore effective practices from other industries already undergoing digital transformation.

Real Estate
November 19
11 a.m. ET
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Disruptive technologies: Solving problems enterprisewide

Companies across the industry spectrum are taking advantage of disruptive technologies. How can consumer product companies do the same? Participants will examine various applications of disruptive technologies and identify ways to put them to use in consumer product companies.

Consumer Products
December 5
2 p.m. ET
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