“THIS EVENT WILL FEATURE THE GATHERING OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS AND FINANCE LEADERS WHO WILL SHARE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE WITH PARTICIPATING DELEGATES.”

This Conference produced by Berkeley Middle East CFO Forum is the pioneer platform for CFO talent exhibition, achievements and learning of latest trends and challenges. We invite and involve CFOs from all over the world to Middle East covering the globe, bringing together top business leaders and policy makers, in a unique learning environment that fosters candid, off-the-record exchanges among participants.

The world’s most prominent gathering of international CFO’s leaders, Over 100 CFO’s Leaders from more than 20 countries representing over 90 organizations, Over 20 Speakers & Thought Leaders, Financial Leaders &CFO’s debate, Onstage interview with an Industry leader, Global Guru Thinker/Speaker, CFO’s innovations, Women Leaders CFO’s, Financial Leaders &CFO’s Performance Award, One-to-one meeting organisation offering for sponsors, Turning challenges into opportunities, Financial Leaders &CFO Power Debate. The future of Financial Leaders &CFO’s Innovations, Women leaders shaping CFO’s performances, Guru Speaker and Q&A are the beauty of the event.


WHY ATTEND?

Largest and most prestigious gathering of CFO’s & Finance leaders in the world Connect one-to-one with senior industry leaders, partners and investors Stay abreast of the most pressing issues in the industry Stay ahead of the technology and innovation forces shaping the industry Build relationships with counter parties from all over the world.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

CFOs, CEOs and Treasurers, along with Directors, Heads and Managers of the following areas would benefit from attending, Accountants and Auditors Alternative Investments, Asset Allocation Asset Management, Brokers, Business Development, Client Strategies, Commodities, Compliance and Regulatory Officers, Corporate Financiers, Corporate Sales, Front and Middle Office Staff, Fund of Funds, Hedge funds, Investment Management, Investment Strategy&Legal Advisers.


HOW YOU BENEFIT?

• Gain more insights. Through real case studies and explorations, your assumptions are challenged and you gain new perspectives.
• Sustain actionable knowledge. Harness information you already have into workable action plans.
• Managing for value. Develop a keen understanding of how to manage the creation of value,
• Enhanced leadership skills. Achieve increased confidence and managerial impact through our integrated Leadership Development Process, which includes powerful 360° feedback and coaching from our highly regarded Berkeley Global Leadership Centre.
• Grounding in the key business disciplines. Essential to effective general-management decision-making, you will gain an integrated view of business by discovering key linkages across disciplines.


OBJECTIVES

FOCUS ON FINANCIAL LEADERS & CFO DEVELOPMENT
Identify appropriate metrics for the CFO’s performance evaluation – resources &value additions alone or authenticity and how to grow into the future. Discuss challenges facing CFO’s as it supports ways to overcome.

FINANCIAL LEADERS & CFO TRAINING, CONSULTING AND ADVISORY
Recognize CFO skills, identify area of improvements, learning opportunities to provide CFO with comprehensive solutions.

FINANCIAL LEADERS & CFO INNOVATION
Identify solutions for CFO based on innovations that will support success as financial leaders.

CREATING FINANCIAL LEADERS &CFO JOB OPPORTUNITIES
We bring opportunities in the market for CFO to give them an access of potential opportunities in the market and bridge them with right employers.

FINANCIAL LEADERS & CFO DIALOGUE AND CONNECTIVITY
Get yourself Recognized with your innovative ideas and creativity in our seminars, conferences, and training with your participation. We Facilitate dialogue between CFO’s. Facilitate a two-way interaction to map out future needs and areas where a talent and business comes into win-win situation. Over the years, we’ve assisted thousands of CFO’s by educating and training financial leadership skills for future contribution to a economy and society.


AGENDA

09:00 AM – 09:30 AM Registration
09:30 AM – 09:40 AM Reading from the Holy Quran
09:40 AM – 10:00 AM Welcome Note & Opening Remarks
10:00 AM – 10:10 AM Topic Title
CFO – An overview of deliverables to Stakeholders
Does CFO is giving enough Innovation & Creativity?
What is the Future of CFO Role?
10:10 AM – 10:20 AM Topic Title
How to Choose the Accounting Software for large Corporate & Small Medium Enterpresis – An Expert Opinion
10:20 AM – 10:30 AM Topic Title
Accounting Profession Transformation – What will be the New look?
10:30 AM – 10:55 AM Panel Discussion
Panelist 1 Financial Reporting Updates – IFRS 16 Leases
Panelist 2 Financial Reporting Updates – IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers
Panelist 3 Financial Reporting Updates – IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
Panelist 4 Financial Reporting Updates – IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts
Panelist 5 Financial Reporting Updates – IFRS 16: The leases
10:55 AM – 11:05 AM Topic Title
Accounting Compliance – Significant Application Issues
11:05 AM – 11:15 AM Topic Title
Private company reporting – Improvements & Suggestions
11:15 AM – 11:25 AM Topic Title
Auditing Financial Statement – What need to be done to secure Financial Institution
11:25 AM – 11:35 AM Topic Title
Performance Management – KPI for Financial Leaders
11:35 AM – 11:55 AM Topic Title
Finance Career management – Advice to professionals
11:55 AM – 12:05 PM Topic Title
Financial Leadership, communication and professional skills
12:05 PM – 01:05 PM Prayer, Lunch & Networking Break
01:05 PM – 01:15 PM Topic Title
Firm practice management – How to raise the integrity & Quality
01:15 PM – 01:25 PM Topic Title
Financial and its dealings with other Departments- Organisation Challenges
01:25 PM – 01:35 PM Topic Title
***Sponsor Presentation***
01:35 PM – 01:55 PM Topic Title
Financial Strategy and planning- Gap Identification
01:55 PM – 02:20 PM Panel Discussion
Panelist 1 VAT in UAE- The Most important Dimensions
Panelist 2 VAT IN GCC- Look at the bigger Picture
Panelist 3 VAT in Bahrain- Challenges and Milestone
Panelist 4 VAT In Saudi Arabia- Integration & Modeling
02:20 PM – 02:30 PM Topic Title
Inventory Management- With UAE Prespective
02:30 PM – 02:40 PM Topic Title
Disaster Recovery from CFO point of view
02:40 PM – 02:50 PM Topic Title
Forensic Accounting & Auditing- An integrated Approach
02:50 PM – 03:00 PM Topic Title
Financial Bankruptcy – Accounting Impact on Business
03:00 PM – 03:10 PM Topic Title
CFO Succession Planning – A backup plan
03:10 PM – 03:20 PM Topic Title
How to develop a financial Leader for future
03:20 PM – 03:30 PM Topic Title
***Sponsor Presentation***
03:30 PM – 03:40 PM Topic Title
Block Chain & its impact on Accounting
03:40 PM – 04:30 PM Awards Ceremony
04:30 PM – 05:00 PM Closing Remarks

AWARDS

ABOUT THE CFO & WOMEN FORUM AWARDS:
We acknowledge the dynamic individual’s who has made outstanding contribution to nation as well as to business community over the past year. We seek to appreciate the invaluable individuals who work in such high-pressure positions and deliver the best value, and make it prominent how you give benefit of your enterprise. To assist us in our search for the top minds, we invite you to make your voice heard via a nomination, so we can showcase those who strive to promote the growth and deserve to be commended.

If you feel you are such a talent contributed to your profession and showed successful progression with an evident achievements, You are Competence and Confidence, Outstanding, team player and extraordinary performer in given circumstances. You have given innovation, brought creativity, and in contributing to a significant transaction, transformation or turnaround . You have played key role in a significant business or series of businesses resulting in transformation.

You must apply for suitable category of award along with your detail profile mentioning your achievements, Our award committee will review and give you feedback on it. You may write email on bm@berkeleyme.com 


SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsor

INDUSTRIES

• AGRICULTURE & FOOD INDUSTRY
• HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY
• CONSTRUCTION & MATERIAL INDUSTRY
• INSURANCE INDUSTRY

• ENERGY INDUSTRY
• HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY
• ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY
• AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

EXECUTIVE TEAM

“We bring the world’s best and professional events to the region.”


Khulood Shaban


Dr. Hani Azzouqah


Abdulla Aljunaibi


Stefan Hofer


Imthiyas Hameed


Abigaile Cruz


PARTNERS


EVENT LOCATION


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

WHY YOU SHOULD SPONSOR?
» Put your business in the spotlight and target a high-level audience.
» Create even more brand awareness for your company.
» Showcase your company with a free ad in the event brochure, company booth, brochures, etc.
» Take the exclusive opportunity to promote your organization to the elite of the African business community.
» Network with business leaders, VIP’s, government officials & top consultants.
» Gain social media coverage.
» Get free tickets to attend the event.
» Provide a sponsor booth at the event venue.
» Be recognized prior, post and throughout the event, from the podium, in the ad we post in the all important social and print media, in the television channels & newsletters, in the event press release, and at many more occasions.

CONFERENCE SPONSOR | USD 15,000

Sponsorship Benefits: 
• Branding at the lunch & forum
• One speaking slot in a plenary panel at the conference
• Logo display at the stage screen, website, collateral, social media etc.
• Personal interview at the conference
• 7 complimentary invites
• Special awards during the ceremony
• A sponsor booth at the event venue
• Pictures with VVIP
• One to one Networking with business leaders, VIP’s, government officials & top consultants


AWARDS SPONSOR | USD 7,000

Sponsorship Benefits:
• Branding at the conference
• Logo display at the stage screen, website, collaterals, social media etc.
• Recognition as sponsor
• Personal interview at the conference
• 3 complimentary invites
• Pictures with VVIP
• One speaking slot before the awards ceremony


DIAMOND SPONSOR | USD 10,000

Sponsorship Benefits:
• Branding at the event
• One speaking slot in a plenary panel at the conference
• Logo display at the stage screen, website, collateral, social media etc.
• Personal interview at the conference
• 5 complimentary invites
• Special awards during the ceremony
• Pictures with VVIP
• One to one Networking with business leaders, VIP’s, government officials & top consultants.


GOLD SPONSOR | USD 3,000

Sponsorship Benefits:
• Branding at the events
• Logo display at the stage screen, website, collaterals, social media etc.
• Recognition as sponsor


PLATINUM SPONSOR | USD 5,000

Sponsorship Benefits:
• Branding at the reception lunch & forum
• Logo display at the stage screen, website, collaterals, social media etc.
• Personal interview at the conference
• Recognition as sponsor
• 2 complimentary invites
• Picture with VVIP