How accountants and bookkeepers can leverage AI
Artificial intelligence (AI) is making waves in the accounting industry and beyond. While its rapid developments offer game-changing benefits for businesses, they also raise questions about how accountants can use these innovative tools effectively. Join FreeAgent’s Tony Stevenson FCA and Craig Clarke for a discussion with Billie Mcloughin (2020 Innovation) to learn:
- what developments in AI mean for the accounting industry
- how to harness the benefits of AI to unlock efficiencies and opportunities in your practice
- how to tackle AI security risks and boost safety at your accounting practice
Attendance of this webinar is worth one CPD point. The webinar will also include a step-by-step demonstration of FreeAgent and conclude with a Q&A session.
Tony Stevenson FCA
Senior Digital Enablement Manager
Tony is the Senior Digital Enablement Manager at award-winning cloud accounting software provider FreeAgent, where he is engaged in implementation, industry thought leadership and working with our integration partners.
Tony spent the first 10 years of his career in practice as a corporate tax consultant before moving into the cloud accounting software industry. Since then, he has used his extensive knowledge and experience to support both small businesses and accountants through cloud accounting software. Tony is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales.
Billie Mcloughlin ACCA
Practice Consultant at 2020 Innovation Training Limited
Billie is a Practice Consultant for training provider 20:20 Innovation, where she specialises in helping firms maximise their potential, through optimising the framework around their team, technology and processes.
An ACCA member, Billie has 13 years’ experience in professional practice, including acting as ‘cloud champion’ and the internal business development lead. Billie has a keen interest in technology and has led on a series of AI related webinars designed to help accountants and bookkeepers gain a foundational understanding of AI technologies and how they can be used in the accounting industry.
Director of Product
Craig Clarke is Director of Product at award-winning cloud accounting software provider FreeAgent. He leads on shaping the business’s overall product strategy and successfully delivering a product that meets customer expectations. He also works within the wider NatWest Group to deliver a market-leading proposition for small business owners, helping them to stay in control of their finances as the industry embraces the full potential of open digital finance.