Core Accounting & Financial Close

Recent SAPinsider research shows core accounting and financial close processes continue to be significant pain points for SAP customers. A primary reason is a proliferation of complex, poorly integrated, and manual accounting processes. Content in this category will help customers understand how to apply both best practices and technology to mitigate this pain and improve overall efficiency. We will explore the application of both automation and intelligent technologies to improve accounting processes along with lessons learned and tips for success. We will also examine the benefits, trade-offs, and challenges of standardization vs. customization within core finance and benchmark leading vs. lagging practices and results.


  1. Nagarro ES

    Nagarro ES is a leading German IT full-service provider for complex business applications and ERP landscapes in digital transformation. With more than 750 employees, Nagarro ES, as part of the globally acting Nagarro, is one of the most performance-driven and innovative SAP partners for German medium-sized businesses and large international customers.

  2. What you need to know about SAP S/4HANA Cloud for advanced financial closing

    The entity close is a key milestone in every company’s record to report process. Get a detailed overview of SAP’s new Cloud service for close orchestration that can help your company streamline the close for improved efficiency and compliance. Attend this session to: – See the solution in action – Learn how SAP S/4HANA Cloud…
  3. Interactive Q&A: Trends in automation and intelligence in finance

    Businesses are rapidly applying a variety of automation solutions to improve efficiency, cut costs, and reallocate resources to more strategic tasks. This interactive Q&A will discuss the latest SAPinsider research on automation in finance and discuss how to get the most out a variety of technologies from Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to machine learning and…
  4. Navigating SAP solutions for record-to-report

    SAP has a host of solutions that can support various parts of the record to report process from group reporting and consolidations to end-to-end close. This session will clarify how SAP’s solutions fit together for an end-to-end process, provide a roadmap, as well as illustrate how they are using third party and solution extensions to…
  5. Using Financial Analytics to Unlock Data Insights

    Attend this fireside chat with top experts who will discuss practical strategies for integrating SAP data with modern analytics to accelerate business insights for finance professionals. As a finance team, you want to become the most strategic partner to your organization’s lines of business. But are you tired of waiting for never-ending processes to gather and…
  6. cbs-Consulting

    cbs Corporate Business Solutions is a global SAP consulting company specialized in complex transformation projects like Carve-Outs, Post merger integrations, move to SAP S/4HANA, and global SAP rollouts. A global leader in SAP data migration and founding member of the Selective Data Transition Engagement group, cbs is the only SAP partner with an end-to-end portfolio that delivers both technical and functional consulting expertise, combined with proven transformation software allowing us to deliver such projects out of one hand. Our consultants across 20 locations worldwide design, optimize and manage digital business processes for mid-sized industrial corporations, hidden champions, and large enterprises.

  7. Key implementation considerations for Group Reporting

    SAP S/4HANA for Group Reporting is one of the key SAP solutions for consolidations and financial close. This session will help you understand where this solution may fit into your plans and offer a real-world perspective on how to evaluate and implement for optimal gain. You will: - Understand the key business requirements which need…
  8. KMD Case Study

    Reducing Closing Time and Increasing Data Quality at KMD

    Newly acquired companies often face roadblocks in consolidating their financial and accounting operations with their new parent company’s systems. Streamlining financial closing processes, addressing inefficiencies, and automating time-intensive activities with cloud technology can help acquired companies plan for an orderly, smooth transition. One of the largest IT firms in Denmark, KMD, an NEC Company, proved…
  9. Winshuttle

    The Winshuttle team lives by its core values to provide superior products and services to our customers. Our customer’s success is our success and we align our company to ensure we deliver it. At Winshuttle, we celebrate our achievements, learn from our failures and strive to have a lot of fun along the way.

  10. Conexiom

    Conexiom is the only purpose-built SaaS automation platform that fully automates digital trade documents into touchless outcomes with 100% data accuracy. Conexiom increases profitability, reduces costs, eliminates data-entry errors, and elevates the customer experience without relying on clients to change their behavior. SAP customers choose Conexiom because we have deep experience, including successful global deployments for some of SAP’s largest distribution and manufacturing customers.