Management & Leadership

Transform Your Company with Business Analytics Applications

Kristine Brands, DM, CMA

Regis University


Session Description

Business analytics is transforming the accounting profession. The growth of technology is changing the way accountants do their jobs. Business analytics is a major technology trend that is affecting the profession. This session will explain and demonstrate how to implement business analytics in accounting. The objectives of this session include 1) Describe business analytics for accounting 2) Present business analytics applications for auditing, financial, managerial, and forensic accounting 3) Demonstrate two easy-to-use and affordable desktop business analytics software programs, Calcbench and Tableau. These will introduce the audience to tools that can help them support their organizations with business analytics.

Field of Study:
Computer Science

Experience Level:
Intermediate