IRIS World 2016 is the UK’s largest annual customer conference for accountancy practices to discover what’s driving the industry’s digital revolution and how IRIS is enabling accountants to harness these changes.
Why you should attend
Discover: Industry insight and thought leadership into becoming a more efficient and profitable firm.
Learn: How you can survive, thrive and conquer in an increasingly digital world.
Develop: IRIS World counts as 8 points towards your annual CPD.
Connect: With industry figures and domain experts as we reveal how you can propel your practice into the future.
Where and when
Thursday 29 September | ICC, Birmingham, B1 2EA
Tuesday 4 October | Hampden Park Stadium, Glasgow, G42 9BA
Agenda Sessions will include:
Harnessing Digital Change (10.00 - 11:30) Accountancy has changed, have you? Discover what’s driving the industry’s digital revolution from a leading Microsoft digital strategist and learn how IRIS is enabling accountants to harness these changes.
Death and Taxes & Mind the GAAP (12:00 - 13:00) A senior HMRC thought leader explains the incoming ‘Making Tax Digital’ strategy and the impact it will have on your practice in the immediate future and beyond, plus learn how you can take advantage of the transition to new UK GAAP from FRS guru Steve Collings.
Workshop Sessions 1 (14:15 - 15:00), 2 (15:00 - 15:45) and 3 (15:45 - 16:30) Choose either workshop A, B or C from a wide list of options.
SME Panel, Industry Panel and close (16:30 - 17:45) Find out how your clients view the accountancy landscape, including what they now expect from their accountant and the growing need for business advisory services. You'll also hear from governing bodies, accountancy faculties – including ACCA’s head of technical advisory, Glenn Collins – and key figureheads as they give their thoughts on the ongoing digital revolution, the pain points caused by the changing legislative landscape, and how you can effectively combat them.