HAYNE explores Finance Nirvana at London annual conferenceRebecca Dagostino
HAYNE Solutions held its 7th annual Spotlight conference at the 1 America Square Conference Centre in central London on 21st November 2018.
An audience of 100 senior finance professionals heard from industry experts and technical specialists on the latest integrated solutions, product updates and future roadmaps. Representatives attended from key customers such as IMI, Weir, Walgreen Boots Alliance, RSA and Photo Box.
Keynote speaker Mark Cracknell set the theme for the day in his opening address asking if an integrated solution can be achievable to reach Finance Nirvana.
Head of Cloud Infrastructure Steven Sainsbury was joined by Mark Stanton of IMI plc to discuss its cloud migration project replacing IMI’s ageing infrastructure, improving performance by moving to the Microsoft Azure Network and replacing its server operating system.
Directors Mark Cracknell and Neil Whitmore hosted a panel discussion comprising HAYNE’s three key software vendors IBM, CCH Tagetik and LucaNet (image right) to discuss “Technology & finance – what will be the Next Big Thing”. There was considerable audience participation on topics ranging from body scanners to AI and robotics.
The conference concluded with a convivial gin tasting after-party sponsored by CCH Tagetik.
Managing Director Neil Whitmore said,
“It’s been a fantastic conference to complete a fantastic year for HAYNE with our exciting multi-vendor approach alongside our partners IBM, CCH Tagetik & LucaNet and continuing business expansion”.