2016 Best Practices Conference

Best Practices Event
of the Year

The conference brings together senior executives and business leaders from leading organizations. Hear varied perspectives from some of the best thought leaders and industry experts in the marketplace.

Stuart McGuigan

Stuart McGuigan

Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Johnson & Johnson

Shane Fitzsimons

Shane Fitzsimons

Senior Vice President Global Operations
General Electric Company

Johnna Torsone

Johnna Torsone

Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Pitney Bowes Inc.

Michael Hoffman

Michael Hoffman

Vice President Global Procurement and Chief Procurement Officer
Pfizer Inc.

William Bagley

William Bagley

Chief Supply Officer
Unum

Samir Bagri

Samir Bagri

Director, Global Business Services
Delphi Corporation

Christopher Caridi

Christopher Caridi

Vice President, Finance
Thomson Reuters

Jay Cofield

Jay Cofield

Vice President
FedEx

Mark Decker

Mark Decker

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Nexteer Automotive

Doug Fisher

Doug Fisher

Executive Director of Strategic Procurement
ExxonMobil

Greg Fritsky

Greg Fritsky

Director of Finance Transformation
Redwood Software Inc.

Kerrie Hoffman

Kerrie Hoffman

Vice President and Chief Information Officer, JCI Building Efficiency Division

Emmanuel N. Korakis

Emmanuel N. Korakis

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Roberto Masiero

Roberto Masiero

Senior Vice President of ADP Innovation Labs
Automatic Data Processing, LLC

Matt Montgomery

Matt Montgomery

Global Manager - Financial Process Automation
Lexmark Enterprise Software

Gabe Perez

Gabe Perez

Vice President, Strategy and Market Development
Coupa Software Inc.

Bhavesh Shah

Bhavesh Shah

Vice President Finance
Johnson & Johnson

 
 
 


Top Reasons to Attend

+ Immediate return on investment
Bring back the latest "how to" knowledge from conference sessions with materials that can be shared with your colleagues. You will learn about cost-saving technologies and processes, effective ways to expand your existing delivery capabilities, and real-world examples that yield actionable next steps.
+ Leverage the experience of your peers
Our conference provides numerous ways to learn from others' experiences, including real-world case studies and ample opportunities to network with colleagues. Practitioners will share their business process improvement initiatives and how the resulting processes, delivery models and technology capabilities are paying dividends in helping their companies create competitive advantage.
+ Access the full breadth of research and
   expertise
In one convenient place, you can obtain relevant research from The Hackett Group, including the latest data, metrics and models aligned with your job function. Our conference provides cost-cutting strategies, advice on what – and how – to execute with limited resources for maximum business value, and strategic and tactical insight on how your company can maximize global opportunities.
+ Excellent value for the level of intensive
   education
Access more than 10 hours of keynote and practitioner sessions and more than 12 hours of networking with thought leaders and colleagues. Our conference delivers value after the event through the specific, immediate actions you can take and the lasting connections you will make.
+ Unplug and get inspired
Getting out of the office lets you focus on tough problems in the most efficient way possible – fully immersed in an expertise-rich, how-to environment.

Who Should Attend

  • COOs, CFOs, CIOs, CHROs, CPOs
  • Controllers
  • VPs and Directors of Finance, HR, IT, Procurement
  • VPs and Directors of GBS/Shared Services

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What You Can Expect to Learn

Our unique program, built on case studies of top-performing companies, examines how world-class organizations reduce costs and create added value. The conference showcases the experiences of senior business executives in finance, human resource, information technology, procurement, supply chain and global business services as well as insight from The Hackett Group's more than 11,000 benchmarking engagements and our work with more than 3,500 leading businesses.

Topics Include

  • Business agility
  • Cost optimization
  • Enterprise analytics
  • Enterprise growth
  • Forecasting

 

  • Global business services
  • HR transformation
  • IT return on investment
  • Megatrends for globalization
  • Procurement transformation

 

  • Sourcing outsourcing
  • Supply chain management
  • Talent management
  • Workforce development and planning
  • Working capital

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