IBCS Annual Conference 2021


July 2, 2021
Berlin and online

Make sure you don’t miss the General Assembly of the IBCS Association on the evening before the conference.

Venue (for physical attendees)

Pullman Berlin Schweizerhof
Budapester Str. 25, 10787 Berlin

We have special room rates available – Book your room here

Individual accommodation and travel are not included in the attendance fee. Please arrange your own bookings respectively.

Program (draft)

9:00 am CEST
Welcome and house-keeping
Johannes von Mulert, IBCS Association

9:10 am CEST
Aspiration and reality of dashboarding (working title)
Rolf Hichert, IBCS Association

9:30 am CEST
What management expects from reports and dashboards (working title)
N.N. (Business management)
Video statements of various senior managers

Panel discussion

10:30 am CEST | Coffee break

11:00 am CEST
How to get the end-users aboard of the digital transformation?
Pieter Jan de Vries, Product Owner Managed Dashboarding, KPN Telecom
Wilco Nagtzaam, FP&A Controller B2B, KPN Telecom

11:20 am CEST
How can software help closing the gap? (working title)
Anoovendhan Subramanian, VisualBI
Michael Fritz, Hi-Chart
Gary Crawford, XLCubed

Panel discussion

12:30 pm CEST | Lunch break

2:00 pm CEST
Global views on FP&A (working title)
Brian Kalish, Kalish Consulting, United States
David Brown, dbrown Consulting, Nigeria
Dietmar Pascher, Controller Akademie, Germany
Magdi El-Bannany, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Manuel H. Ramirez, Solution Consulting, Columbia
Valentin Usenkov, usenkov.pro, Russia

Panel discussion

2:45 pm CEST
What does the young generation think about IBCS? (working title)
N.N. (last year students of business schools)
N.N. (academic teacher)

Panel discussion

3:30 pm CEST
New IBCS version 1.2 – what’s  next? (working title)
Jürgen Faisst, IBCS Institute

3:50 pm CEST
Final discussion and farewell
Johannes von Mulert, IBCS Association

4:00 pm CEST | Apéro

(continuously updated)