Technology Trends for Accountants

Summary

This course demystifies the world of technology for accountants, enabling you to get to grips with advances in technologies, what they mean for your role.
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Start date & time:  
01 January 2019 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
Price: €85.00  (€85.00 Member price)
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CPD hours:  
4.00
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Description

Product type:  
CPD online course
Category:  
Information technology

Advances in technology are reshaping the world of accountants. While these changes present a threat to many finance jobs, they also present an opportunity for the finance professional prepared to embrace technological advances and apply their analytical skills in new ways.

Course overview 

Current disruptors

  • The changing accounting profession
  • The history of digital accounting firms
  • The ten elements of the digital firm
  • The growth of cloud accounting
  • The impact of cloud accounting
  • Big data

Emerging technologies

  • The history of machine learning
  • Machine learning in accounting
  • Robotic process automation
  • Artificial intelligence and intelligence augmentation
  • AI in accounting
  • The rise of mobile accounting
  • How mobile accounting is changing the profession

Future disruptors

  • The basics of blockchain
  • Bitcoin and cryptocurrency
  • The benefits of blockchain
  • Introducing deep learning
  • Deep learning in accounting
  • Embedded and self-serve analytics
  • Embedded analytics in accounting

Special focus on data

  • Types of data
  • Types of data analysis
  • Data science
  • Data preparation, transformation and infrastructure
  • Data visualisation
  • Analytic tools