Ariba Live 2012 features one of our best lineups ever of customer speakers and industry experts, so much so that we have created a number of panels to accomodate them all! One of the most intriguing will be panel on Unleashing the Power of the Networked Enterprise on Thursday April 12th at 3:15pm. In this panel, Andre Hale, Director of Accounts Payable at Disney will be sharing Mickey's journey from cinematic star to world class networked enterprise and how that has and will continue to be a big part of Disney's strategy as a world class organization. Without giving away the session, here's some things you will learn from Andre's presentation:
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There is a new divide in the world of global business commerce: those organizations that have achieved strategic advantage with inter-enterprise connectivity and collaboration, and those that have not. This session will include an examination of how trading partner connectivity is impacting corporate finance, accounts payable and accounts receivable; a discussion of how you can ensure compliance in a global e-invoicing rollout; and the results of Disney’s supplier automation and discount capture program. You will leave with actionable insight into how your organization can streamline invoice processing and compliance (e.g., VAT/taxes), expand discount capture, and improve working capital.