Chicago Business leaders,
How long will the record-long economic expansion last and what signs do you need to look for to understand how the contour and magnitude of the next recession will impact your business?
Please join us to hear an economic update from Keynote speaker Constance Hunter, Chief Economist, KPMG LLP, followed by a panel discussion on strategies organizations are using for growth including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and alliances. Finance transformation leaders will also reflect on the changing role of the Finance function in organizational strategy.
Following the panel discussion, participants will explore the capabilities of the KPMG Ignition Center – Chicago including:
- Intelligent Forecasting story of data science as a solution in the Insights Center
- Demo of KPMG Clara, the digital collaboration audit dashboard for clients
- How KPMG is using alliances to innovate, enable growth, and expand our services
- Explore the deep research of the KPMG Innovation Lab that guides our clients in developing the Finance function of the future
- KPMG Ignition Center – Chicago
This event is the first of a four-part series of events focused on organizational resilience, including speakers, discussion, technology demonstrations, capability assessments, and stories of how organizations are using data and analytics for strategic decision making. The topics of resilience will include:
See Constance in a recent appearance on Bloomberg News Bloomberg Daybreak: #missionaccomplished for the Fed? Hunter and friends discuss this week's economic data with Bloomberg's Alix Steel
KPMG Ignition Center – Chicago
Businesses today are facing unprecedented change
The intersection of human technological innovation is fundamentally shifting how and where we work, and who does the work. It impacts business models, operating models, and financial models. The insights supporting our clients’ decisions matter more than ever. Together we can spark ideas we haven’t even dreamed of yet. And turn those ideas into reality.
What happens at the Ignition Centers?
Here we bring together our experts in design thinking, data and analytics, strategy, and technology to collaborate on new services and help our clients prepare for and address disruptive changes to their business models.