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November 17 | Microsoft Headquarters, Toronto

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Connect and Share With Today’s Innovative Leaders in FP&A

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Hear from business leaders on their 2023 predictions and what they’re expecting to see in the market


Rishi Grover, Vena
Kristina Kalinowski, BDO
Wendy Braithwaite, Microsoft

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Connect and Network with Experts and Peers in the Vena and Microsoft Community

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Agenda: NOVEMBER 17 | 2:30 - 7:00 PM ET

Join us and your fellow finance and operations peers for an afternoon of networking, connections and interactions in a diverse community.

2:30 - 3:15 PM ET | Registration and Reception

3:15-3:30 PM ET | Welcome and Introductions


Rishi Grover
Chief Solutions Architect, Vena

3:30-4:15 PM ET | Collaborate Masterclass: Forecasting for 2023 Predictions

Hear from business leaders at Vena, BDO Canada and Microsoft on their 2023 business predictions. As we face a possible recession, what should finance teams do to prepare themselves for ongoing uncertainty?

Wendy Braithwaite

Wendy Braithwaite
Chief Financial Planning & Orchestration Officer, Microsoft

Rishi Grover

Rishi Grover
Chief Solutions Architect, Vena


Kristina Kalinowski
Partner, BDO Canada

4:15–4:45 PM ET | Coffee & Sweets Break

4:45–5:30 PM ET | Customer Panel: A Pandemic Followed by Economic Uncertainty - Lessons Learned and Preparing for 2023

Hear from the panel on how they’ve been preparing and planning for uncertainty since the beginning of the pandemic and what have they learned from that process to better prepare for the economic uncertainty in 2023.


Joyce Lafleur
Technical Director, Dynamics 365 Finance
Operations, Microsoft

5:30-7:00 PM ET | Networking & Cocktail Reception

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