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8 November 2019

Digitalisation Awards 2019 Recognising our members' technology initiatives

Technology impacts professional accountants and the bodies that represent themOur members are embracing these opportunities. This year we celebrate their most promising initiatives with our Digitalisation Awards 2019. 

Our members’ award nominations underline their positive outlook as resulted from our MembersTechnology Barometer  in 2017 and 2018Sharing these best practices can inspire other bodies to innovate in supporting their members in their digital transition.  

 We are delighted to feature the 17 digitalisation initiatives from our members, divided in two categories:  

  • Member Services – going digital to better serve their members (professional accountants)
  • SME tools  practical digital support for accountants to better serve SMEs  

The awards winners have been announced at our Digital Day 2019 What Does Innovation Cost? on 19 November.  Find more about each project in the brochure below.

Member Services category winners 

Bronze: FAR Online Remake 2018 – FAR (Sweden) & Future of Finance Campaign – CIMA (UK)

Silver: Digitalization Academy – DNR (Norway)

Gold: CPD Member Engagement in learning & development through online platforms – CPA Ireland (Ireland)

SME tools category winners

Bronze: Unified by invoicing – IAB/IEC (Belgium)

Silver: Luca Denetim – TURMOB (Turkey)

Gold: Hub B2B e-invoicing portal – CNDCEC (Italy) & Electronic Securities Register – IAB/IEC (Belgium)

Watch the Digitalisation Awards ceremony:

Speakers:

  • 4:17:42 Digitalisation Awards ceremony, presented by Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament
  • 4:23:30 Member services Gold Winner CPA Ireland, speech by Patricia O’Neil, Director of Member Services
  • 4:30:05 SME tools Gold Winner ex-aequo CNDCEC Italy, speech by Maurizio Grosso, Council member
  • 4:33:23 SME tools Gold Winner ex-aequo IAB/IEC Belgium, speech by Bart Van Coile, President
  • 4:36:36 Closing speech by Olivier Boutellis-Taft, CEO, Accountancy Europe
  • 4:44:30 How honest are we? Our ecological impact by Eleni Kanelli, Head of Advocacy, Accountancy Europe

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