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AFP 2019: A World of Content for Executives

Oct 11, 2019

As an executive, your job goes far beyond the everyday tasks of treasury and finance. Your strategic skills and leadership abilities are just as important as your industry knowledge. Mastering this combination is essential for you to be successful. The AFP Executive Institute and Executive content at AFP 2019 is designed to make you a better leader.

Attendance is limited to corporate practitioners with the title of treasurer, chief financial officer, vice president of finance, assistant treasurer, or controller.


8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
It’s all in the Data: Improving Analytics to Build Real-time Risk Management and Next Gen Risk Finance

Sponsored by PNC

By next year, 1.7 megabytes of data will be produced every second by each of the Earth’s 8 billion people. Organizations that leverage data to manage risk in real-time have the potential to both reduce and transfer risk more effectively, but for many, making effective use of this data remains a stumbling block. Attend this discussion and learn how to prepare your organization to take advantage of new opportunities to implement real-time risk management strategies.

9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Executive Coaching: Quality Communication

Sponsored by RTP

In Chip Colbert’s final mini-session, he’ll show you the importance of being a good communicator. Good communication is not about quantity, but about quality. Learn strategies for giving and receiving feedback, being an active listener and preparing for and conducting difficult conversations.

10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Live Hack and Data Breach Masterclass

Sponsored by PNC

As financial sector enterprises grow, they become more exposed to cyber risk through the global reach of their operations and a growing number of third-party relationships. Research shows that companies that are prepared for a cyber attack are less likely to suffer a data breach in the first place, experience less damage, are better able to respond, and are quicker to recover! In this interactive live demonstration, data security experts discuss how you can prepare your organization to respond to a data breach and test the soundness of your organization game-plan in the event of a breach.

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Executive Institute Tuesday Luncheon
The Intersection of How Markets, Policy and Strategy are Impacting Your Organization
Sponsored by PNC

In Tuesday’s luncheon, Rosie Rios, 43rd Treasurer of the United States, will look at how treasury and finance leaders can provide stability in times of crisis. As one of the original members of the U.S. Department of the Treasury/Federal Reserve Transition Team and then Treasurer of the United States for the following seven years, Rios provides her perspectives from her tenure during one of the most volatile times of our nation’s economic history.

Hear an exclusive interview with Rosie Rios here.

1:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Executive Roundtable: Where Does Libor Impact You?

Sponsored by RTP

AFP’s Executive programming concludes with a look at Libor. With the transition away from Libor quickly approaching, corporate treasury and finance executives must identify the possible risks and be prepared with useful mitigation resources such as the upcoming AFP Libor Checklist.  Gain insight into the unexpected areas you didn’t realize Libor will impact—especially now that the SEC is focused on understanding how corporates are to be affected.

AFP Executive Institute Lounge
Sponsored by PNC

Looking to take a breather from the hustle and bustle of AFP 2019? We get it, everyone needs a little R&R from time to time. Stop by the AFP Executive Institute Lounge to connect with peers while you recharge your phone’s batteries - and your own.

Learn more about AFP 2019’s exclusive Executive content here.