Make plans now to join Accenture at Workday Rising in Chicago. As a Titanium Sponsor and a global leader in Workday implementations, Accenture’s focus is on you, and how we can enable your business to grow and achieve extraordinary things with human capital and financial management solutions powered by Workday. We will demonstrate our expertise for optimizing and managing existing Workday solutions.
Visit us at our booth and attend our breakout sessions to see how we can help your organization run faster, smarter, more competitively and at a lower cost.
We look forward to seeing you there.
For information on the event agenda and logistics, please visit www.workdayrising.com
Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, Accenture
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Fast financials: The New School and Accenture conduct crash course on getting to results quicklyTuesday, September 27
The New School and Accenture recently went live with Workday Financials, having implemented Workday HCM in January 2016. The implementation took only 7 months and involved a joint team of The New School, Workday and Accenture. This Accenture-moderated discussion with Anand Padmanabhan, CIO at The New School, and others from the New School, will discuss success factors in the deployment process, including how to build upon an HCM implementation for Finance.
Full throttle: Accenture helps Avis Budget Group use a Workday-powered engine to take HR service delivery further, faster
Tuesday September 27
2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
In the midst of a global HR transformation, Avis Budget Group (ABG) is working with Accenture to integrate and deploy Workday for 35,000 people across 26 countries and 8 brands. This vast and complex program is ABG’s first truly global initiative. The “big-bang” go-live set for January 2017 will help reshape ABG’s entire HR service delivery through process modernization and world-class capabilities. ABG, which chose Workday for flexibility, usability and ability to streamline core processes while being locally-compliant, will talk through success criteria and lessons learned so far.
Shifting gears: How Accenture created early wins for Takeda through Integration
Wednesday, September 28
2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Takeda, a leading global pharmaceutical, turned to Accenture to centralize disparate HR systems onto Workday. Its global deployment was very complex, requiring 100 point-to-point integrations in Phase 1 and 40+ integrations in Phase-2. Faced with time constraints and 50+ countries in Phase-2, Accenture and Takeda experimented with early and iterative prototyping of integrations—providing a clear path to an early handshake of integration files between Workday and Takeda's local IT vendors.