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Searching for the best FP&A events happening this year and next? You’ve come to the right place, this blog post lists the best FP&A events happening in 2017 and 2018.

The events featured in this guide are specifically for financial professionals interested in networking with peers, learning about the latest trends in their industry, and understanding how other top companies handle financial analysis and reporting challenges.

FP&A Events and Conferences

Conference Name




Financial Planning & Analysis Roundtable

New York, NY

August 6, 2017

This session will provide a unique forum for executive level FP&A professionals to network, discuss industry issues, and share best practices. The event will be co-facilitated by Brian Kalish, AFP’s Finance Practice lead and Philip Peck, Peloton’s Finance Transformation Practice lead.

CFO Conference 2.0

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

August 15, 2017

CFO 2.0 brings together Asia's leading financial leaders under one roof over the course of 2-days. The conference comprises of keynote sessions which are complemented by a finance exhibition to showcase "The New Finance World".

FP&A Innovation Summit

Boston, MA

September 7, 2017

Join over 200 like-minded finance professionals for the biggest show in our FP&A Series.Over two days, speakers from Starbucks, P&G and Johnson & Johnson will explore the latest trends in FP&A and how you can capitalise on these.

Revenue Recognition Conference 2017: Current Industry Trends & Strategies in Financial Reporting

San Mateo, CA

September 25, 2017

Today, best practices for how to apply the New Standard have evolved. It is no longer theory. Instead you will be learning proven real-world practices that have been tested by other companies from our unmatchable team of America’s foremost revenue recognition experts from the Big 4, industry leaders and other specialists.

FPA Annual Conference

Nashville, TN

October 2, 2017

The FPA Annual Conference, hosted by the Financial Planning Association, is the largest global gathering of CFP® professionals and thought leaders in financial planning, attracting more than 2,000 attendees from more than 20 countries. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to connect with your community, learn and share ideas with the top minds in financial planning, and align with each other to advance the vision of a thriving OneFPA.

Frontiers of Digital Finance

New York, NY

October 2, 2017

The conference will drive a robust discussion on the opportunities and challenges of digital finance adoption, digital business models and data analytics, and the key trends.

2017 FP&A Leadership Forum

Atlanta, GA

October 5, 2017

Argyle Executive Forum is bringing together leading FP&A executives for our inaugural 2017 Financial Planning & Analysis Leadership Forum in Atlanta. Throughout a full day of thought leadership content and networking, we will focus on the most pressing issues that FP&A executives are facing going into 2018, with an agenda geared specifically towards CFOs, CAOs, and Controllers, as well as VPs and Directors of FP&A.

AFP 2017

San Diego, CA

October 15, 2017

This October, join thousands of treasury and finance professionals at the San Diego Convention Center for inspiration, education, and connections that will transform your career and your organization.

Corporate Performance Management Summit

San Francisco, CA

October 16, 2017

The CPM Innovation Summit gathers the leading Fortune 500 finance professionals. We cover the CPM topics that matter most to today’s CFOs. Through keynote presentations, interactive workshops and in-depth panel sessions, you will return to the office ready to implement the newest and most effective CPM practices.

FP&A Intensive 2017

San Diego, CA

October 26, 2017

This intensive 2 day summit provides attendees a chance to dive deep into multiple financial transformation and leadership topics.

Data Amplified: The Future of Business Reporting

Paris, France

November 6-8, 2017

Immerse yourself in the future of business reporting. Explore the intersection of regulation, technology and business. How does structured data combine with new technology? Create new data insights, new confidence and new decision capabilities.

22nd Annual Conference on Financial Reporting

San Francisco, CA

November 2017

The Accounting Faculty at the Haas School of Business and the Center for Financial Reporting and Management are pleased to bring back this exciting annual conference. The conference will include panel sessions, keynote speakers, lunch, and a networking reception.

Current Financial Reporting Issues Conference

New York, NY

November 13, 2017

FEI's 36th annual Current Financial Reporting Issues (CFRI) Conference, November 13 and 14 in NYC will shed light on the impact disruptive forces can have on companies and how organizations can respond effectively.

SEC Conference 2017: An Accounting & Reporting Update for Public Companies

Phoeniz, AZ

November 16, 2017

At this conference, you will receive all the information you need relating to these issues—directly from the source. This is the one SEC Conference that provides you with the latest updates and expert guidance from current SEC and PCAOB regulators—including the SEC’s Divisions of Enforcement and Corporation Finance—plus Big 4 leaders and other experts.

MIT Sloan CFO Summit

Boston, MA

November 16, 2017

As businesses embed mobile and digital technology, leading CFOs are helping their companies connect in new and exciting ways. Register today to learn how today’s CFOs enhance offerings, market to customers and manage financial capabilities.

FP&A Innovation Summit

San Diego, CA

February 14, 2018

Over 150 finance leaders will attend this flagship financial planning & analysis summit, to share the innovations that are driving the performance of their finance teams and forge lasting partnerships.


San Francisco, CA

March 18, 2018

FinNext is an intense learning and sharing event that works with both practitioners and service providers to generate innovative thinking, refine practical skills and apply new technology to keep you on the leading edge of FP&A.

FP&A Innovation Summit

London, UK

April 19, 2018

The FP&A Innovation Summit, organized by the The Innovation Enterprise Limited will take place from 19th April to the 20th April 2018 in London, United Kingdom. The conference will cover areas like forecasting and planning process, this flagship FP&A Innovation Summit brings finance leaders together to share the ideas that are driving the performance of their finance teams.

CFO Rising Summit

Hong Kong, China

April 25, 2018

Over the past 10 years, the role of the CFO has evolved significantly. CFOs are now expected to make strategic judgements on acquiring companies and critical decisions on the outsourcing of back office functions and transformative projects.

The CFO Forum

New York, NY

May 3, 2018

Learn from industry experts, learn from each other. Do both in the best conference experience available.




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