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10 June 2016

Finance, Economy, Analytics of Software Business Conference 

10 June, 10:00
Odessa, Arcadia hotel "PORTOFINO"
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Welcome to Odessa on June 10th to visit the financial and economic conference for IT companies FEATIT: Finance, Economy, Analytics of Software Business.
It is economic crisis now in our country therefore IT companies are focused on improving business performance and take into account numerous innovations (deregulation of business, legislative changes, etc.). The aspect of financial management in an IT company becomes particularly important.
During the conference we will be discussing the impact of current trends in the financial sector on Software Development; macroeconomic conditions, which affect the efficient performance of IT companies; strategies, scenarios and tools for working with financial institutions; methods of the construction of an effective  cooperation between CFO and CEO, as well as relationships CFO + Sale, CFO + HR.


Key topics:


· IT company as an investment: tasks of investors, owners and CFO, who are looking at Ukrainian IT market investment funds and under what conditions they invest in the IT business; demand for IT companies - how long it will last; how to determine the cost of IT companies (clients, assets, competence);
· Evaluating of the effectiveness of funds for the projects of the company. ROI in IT business: methods of calculating ROI projects in IT, IT projects comparison in terms of the different goals and strategies of the company; analysis and forecasting of the project work - construction of a stable and comfortable structure in different locations;
· The effectiveness of the finance function in IT: how to build an effective interaction with colleagues and counterparties and provide effective work of the financial service; how to build an effective interaction between CFO and CEO, as well as the relationships CFO + Sale, CFO + HR; how to assess how well the financiers in a company work; CFO and shareholders - system of their interaction. The effectiveness of the work of an IT company and financial analytics that IT companies need today.


The cost  for IT companies is 90 coins of account acording to NBU rate.
For the Association members there is a discount of 40%. A discount of 20% for a second participant. 
The participation fee for non-IT companies - 140 coins of account acording to NBU rate.
These discounts are not summarized.


Location: Odessa, Hotel "Portofino", http://portofino-club.com/


We are preparing something special! Sunny mood is guaranteed!
Pack your bags and catch your financial wave!





Date: June 10th, 2016. Location: c. Odessa, Arcadia, Portofino Hotel Beach Resort


09:00- 10:00 Registration

10:00- 10:40 Macroeconomy & Regulatory snapshots for IT business

- Macroeconomic indicators of the country - Konstantin Lezhnin, Deputy Chairman of the Board on the retail business of UkrSibbank BNP Paribas Group
- Modern problems with offshore. BEPS implementation - Victoria Kelyar, Legal Advisor at SBT Systems Ukraine

10:40-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00- 13:00 The discussion "IT as an investment company, the tasks for investors, owners and CFO"

Ruslan Furtas, Investment Director Horizon Capital
Converting Ukrainian employees to owners.  Profit share, stock options, restricted stock, phantom stock, stock appreciation rights,  ESPPs… Lubomir Ostapiv, CFO & Partner Stanfy
Can M&A deal create value in IT outsourcing? - Nazar Zhovtanetskyy, CFO N-iX

Alex Aristov, Director of Corporate Finance, Deloitte

- Alexander Bornyakov, CEO at VertaMedia

13:00- 14:00 Lunch

14:00- 15:00 The discussion "How to evaluate the effectiveness of funds for the projects of the company”. ROI in IT business - CFO and (BDSM xor HR)"
- Alexander Medovoy, President & Founder AltexSoft

- HRM and FM – synergy effect - Elena Gapych, Corporate HR-director Intecracy Group, Intecracy Polska

15:00-15:15 Coffee Break

15:15 - 16:30 The effectiveness of the finance function in IT companies

15:15-15:40- Mikhail Sorokin, Director of the Center of Financial Management International Business Institute, Head of Finance International Business Institute, Ph.D.
15:40-16:05- Practical aspects of improving the finance function in IT Company - strategic goals, quick wins vs challenges - Magdalena Patshyk, CFO Cogniance
16:05-16:30- Olga Hakkinen, CFO Provectus

* There may be changes in the program!




Association "IT Ukraine"

Str. Shota Rustaveli, 39/41, off. 301


+38 099 266 39 03

+38 044 495 51 43

+38 044 495 51 42

E-mail: office@itukraine.org.ua