21-22 August | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Agenda

8:00am – 8:30am Registrations open

Day 1 – Plenary Sessions

8:45am

Welcome address

Simon Dennis, MYOB

Main Stage

9:10am

We help businesses succeed… calmly

Addie Wootten & Helen Lea, Smiling Mind

Main Stage

9:30am

Future Sandwich presents:
MYOB Radar Report live

Tommy McCubbin & Steve Sammartino, Future Sandwich

Main Stage

* Keynote speaker *

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10:10am – 10:40am

Morning tea

10:40am

Power up your practice for success

Caroline Wright & Blake Collins, MYOB

Purple Stage

Single Touch Payroll

Angela Lehmann, ATO

Industry Stage

Work life balance

Debra Anderson, Anderson Tax & Consulting

Future Stage

Advisory is human

Kristin Harris, Spotlight Reporting

Growth Stage

11:15am

Time saving compliance

Rachel Harris & Nick Fletcher, MYOB

Purple Stage

More important changes are coming at Inland Revenue

Nick Wilkins & Mark Tapara, Inland Revenue

Industry Stage

Leadership for millennials, through the eyes of a millennial leader

Kylie Liew, Giles & Liew Chartered Accountants Ltd

Future Stage

The 4X factor

Luis Sanchez, Receipt Bank

Growth Stage

11:50am

Paving the way for your clients’ success

Dale Dixon & Kim Owen-Jones, MYOB

Purple Stage

The ATO perspective on the black economy

Peter Holt, ATO

Industry Stage

Discovering yourself and your business

Carlos Rodriguez, Aspire Now

Future Stage

Leading with love

Lisi Schappi, Deputy

Growth Stage

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12:20pm – 1:20pm

Lunch

1:20pm

Maximising the client lifestyle

Chris McCormack & Angela Beswick, MYOB

Purple Stage

The Black Economy – A bookkeepers perspective

Peter Thorp & Kelvin Deer, ABN

Industry Stage

Advisory – Not just an added extra

Sandy Visser, Distinct Business Solutions

Future Stage

Unleashing the power of partnerships

Damien Gooden, HR Central

Growth Stage

1:55pm

The true value of advisory

Paul Buchanan & Ingrid Cronin-Knight, MYOB

Purple Stage

The value of a Bookkeeper

Sue Inkersell, Lisa Martin & Jo Mankelow, ICNZB

Industry Stage

How to create a great bookkeeping team and stay sane

Kerrie Jarius, Brilliant Admin Solutions & Australian Bookkeepers Association

Future Stage

The psychology of time management

Edward O’Leary, Abtrac

Growth Stage

2:30pm

The value of payroll

Jesse Logan & Krissy Sadler-Bridge, MYOB

Purple Stage

Compliance matters at the Tax Practitioners Board

Paul Delahunty, Tax Practitioners Board

Industry Stage

The realities of managing change

Aaron Karena & Neil Ivamy, MCI & Associates Ltd

Future Stage

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3:00pm – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30pm

Amanda Lindhout

Main Stage

* Keynote speaker *

4:20pm

Creating Future Innovators

Taj Pabari, Fiftysix Creations

Main Stage

4:50pm

Falling forward

Jen Pryor, Pryority Business Consulting

Main Stage

5:20pm

Service Awards

Main Stage

Simon Dennis, MYOB

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5:45pm – 6:30pm

Networking Drinks

Day 1 – Workshop Room

CC Exclusive Session – Workshop

10:40am – 11:10am

Workshop 1

Tommy McCubbin & Steve Sammartino, Future Sandwich

Workshop

11:15am – 12:15pm

90 day growth marketing plan

Matt Wilkinson, Bizink

Workshop

12:20pm – 1:10pm

Progressive accountant workshop teaser

Michael Petrowski, MYOB

Workshop

CC Exclusive Session – Workshop

1:20pm – 1:50pm

Workshop 2

Tommy McCubbin & Steve Sammartino, Future Sandwich

Workshop

2:00pm – 3:00pm

3:30pm – 4:15pm

Personal branding and LinkedIn for Accountants and Bookkeepers

Monica Buczynski, The Small Business Lounge

Workshop

CC Exclusive Session – Workshop

4:20pm – 4:50pm

Keynote Q&A

Amanda Lindhout

Workshop

5:00pm – 5:30pm

Day 1 – Demo Stage

10:30am – 10:50am

Working with a single source of truth – the common ledger

MYOB

11:00am – 11:20am

Secure intuitive document exchange using MYOB Portal

MYOB

11:30am – 11:50am

MYOB Loans

12:00pm – 12:20pm

Spotlight

12:30pm – 12:50pm

Essential Processing Tips – NZ Only

MYOB

1:00pm – 1:20pm

Kick arse Essentials features you may have missed in the last 12 months

MYOB

1:30pm – 1:50pm

Working with multiple currencies

MYOB

2:00pm – 2:20pm

Deputy

2:30pm – 2:50pm

HR Central

3:00pm – 3:20pm

Abtrac

3:40pm – 4:00pm

Are you STP ready?

MYOB

4:10pm – 4:30pm

Kick arse AccountRight features you may have missed in the last 12 months

MYOB

4:40pm – 5:00pm

Tanda

5:10pm – 5:30pm

FuseDocs

8:00am – 8:20am Registrations open

Day 2 – Plenary Sessions

8:30am

9:20am

Navigating the New World of Business

Holly Ransom, Emergent

Main Stage

* Keynote speaker *

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9:50am – 10:20am

Morning tea

10:20am

Power up your practice for success

Caroline Wright & Blake Collins, MYOB

Purple Stage

6 keys to success

Richard Abel, ATAINZ

Industry Stage

The mystique of client attraction

Melanie Power, MelaniePower.com

Future Stage

Best practice blueprint

John Peterson, Best Practice Group

Growth Stage

10:55am

Time saving compliance

Rachel Harris & Nick Fletcher, MYOB

Purple Stage

Practice Management in 2019 – oh how we’ve changed!

Kyelie Baxter, IQ Accountants

Future Stage

Attracting and retaining the best people for your firm

Rob Pillans, Planet Consulting

Growth Stage

11:30am

Paving the way for your clients’ success

Dale Dixon & Kim Owen-Jones, MYOB

Purple Stage

The future of trust

Geraldine Magarey, CAANZ

Industry Stage

Create Change and Seize Success in 2019

Amanda Gascoigne, The Balanced Firm

Future Stage

Scaling advisory: Understanding the value pyramid for accountants & advisors

Michael “MC” Carter, Practice Paradox

Growth Stage

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12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm

Turning the pain in payments into a rewarding experience

David Weickhardt, MYOB

Purple Stage

The Era of Cyber Crime

Wayne Tufek, Association of Accounting Technicians and CyberRisk

Industry Stage

Daily Productivity & Leadership Success

John Peterson, Best Practice Group

Future Stage

From compliance to advisory in 4 steps

Caren Hendrie & Michael Moschetti, The Hendrie Group

Growth Stage

1:35pm

Make big business better

John Wilkings, MYOB

Purple Stage

Future of the tax profession

Matthew Addison, ICB

Industry Stage

Communicate with confidence

Leanne Berry, Love Your Numbers

Future Stage

Leadership of fools podcast live

Colin Beattie & Rik Brown, Somersault Hub

Growth Stage

2:10pm

Talent attraction, engagement and retention

Sally Elson & Sianaed Kenneally, MYOB

Purple Stage

Interoperability

Victoria Richardson, Australian Payments Network

Industry Stage

Stress: Friend or foe?

Amanda Linton, ICB

Future Stage

How to value and sell a bookkeeping firm

Zoran Sarabaca, Xcllusive Sales

Growth Stage

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2:40pm – 3:10pm

Afternoon Tea

3:10pm

ICAN with MYOB Graduation

Simon Dennis, MYOB

Main Stage

3:20pm

Tim Reed Q&A

Tim Reed, MYOB

Main Stage

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7:00pm – 11:30pm

Gala Dinner

Day 2 – Workshop Room

8:30am – 9:30am

Analysis to maximise business performance workshop

Daniel Friedman & Rohan Shepherd, Association of Accounting Technicians

Workshop

9:40am – 10:10am

Conversations that matter

John Brendan, Accelerate

Workshop

CC Exclusive Session – Workshop

10:20am – 10:50am

Keynote Q&A

Holly Ransom

Workshop

11:00am – 11:50pm

How to deal with the challenge of change

Paul Buchanan, MYOB

Workshop

12:00pm – 12:50pm

Redefining New Zealand Payroll Services

Scot Meek, MYOB

Workshop

1:00pm – 1:45pm

The Heartbeat of the Australian Economy

Peter Thorp & Kelvin Deer, ABN

Workshop

1:55pm – 2:40pm

Day 2 – Demo Stage

9:00am – 9:20am

Cerebiz

9:30am – 9:50am

Receipt Bank

10:00am – 10:20am

Kick arse AccountRight features you may have missed in the last 12 months

MYOB

10:30am – 10:50am

Essential Processing Tips – NZ Only

MYOB

11:00am – 11:20am

Working with multiple currencies

MYOB

11:30am – 11:50am

ServiceM8

12:00pm – 12:20pm

Kounta

12:30pm – 12:50pm

Fathom

1:00pm – 1:20pm

Working with a single source of truth – the common ledger

MYOB

1:30pm – 1:50pm

Secure intuitive document exchange using MYOB Portal

MYOB

2:00pm – 2:20pm

Are you STP ready?

MYOB

2:30pm – 2:50pm

simPRO

3:00pm – 3:20pm

Kick arse Essentials features you may have missed in the last 12 months

MYOB

3:40pm – 4:00pm

WageLoch

4:10pm – 4:30pm

Fieldmagic

MYOB Partner Connect