Agenda

Learn, have fun, and get inspired. 

From transformation and change management leading practices to accounting automation use cases, to AI and the latest F&A innovations, you’ll find what you need to help solve your biggest challenges. 

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Agenda at a Glance

Monday, November 18

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

BlackLine University Day 

Get in-depth, hands-on training from BlackLine experts to
help you maximize the impact of your BlackLine solutions.
Pre-conference training is available for customers only. 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

General Session 

Discover the latest technology innovations, explore the impacts on F&A, and hear from organizations that are seeing success. 

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM 

Sponsor Welcome Reception 

Connect with friends and colleagues, explore BlackLine and partner solutions, and mingle with conference sponsors and BlackLine teams. Drinks and appetizers will be served. 

6:30 PM - 10:30 PM 

Shuttle Service to Disney Springs

Create your own adventure at Disney Springs! Shuttles will be available to transport you between the hotel and Disney Springs, so you can enjoy an evening of shopping, dining, live music,
and more.

Tuesday, November 19

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

General Session

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Innovation Hub Open

Network with attendees, connect with experts, and meet one-on-one with BlackLine specialists in the Innovation Hub to explore ideas, get advice, and learn about the latest
BlackLine innovations.  

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Breakout Sessions

Choose from scores of sessions that cover a variety of topics to help you make the most of your BeyondTheBlack experience.

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 

Lunch

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM 

Breakout Sessions

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 

BlackLine Block Party at The Pointe Orlando 

For our Tuesday evening event, we’re taking over three restaurants at The Pointe Orlando. Experience an evening of live entertainment, dinner, and drinks while you catch up with friends and colleagues on everything you learned during the first full day of BeyondTheBlack.  

Wednesday, November 20

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

General Session

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Innovation Hub Open

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Breakout Sessions

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 

Lunch

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM 

Breakout Sessions

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 

BlackLine Bash

Get ready for one of the most incredible parties BlackLine has ever thrown. It'll be an evening to remember, with dinner, followed by dessert, rides, and entertainment. 

Session Tracks 

Explore a range of compelling topics, engaging speakers, and thought-provoking sessions that will help you get the most out of your experience.

Financial Close

Discover new ways to accelerate your financial close and create more time for analysis that guides your business.

Invoice-to-Cash

Learn how effective and efficient accounts receivable management impacts profitability, working capital, and cash flow.

Intercompany

We’ll show you how to go beyond zero in intercompany accounting to improve operational efficiency, manage global tax compliance, and more.

Consolidation & Financial Analytics

Explore solutions and strategies to streamline and accelerate record-to-report processes and unleash powerful business intelligence.

Innovation & AI

Uncover ways AI and the latest innovations are impacting the F&A function and how you can apply these technologies to tackle your biggest challenges.

Discovering BlackLine

New to BlackLine and looking to learn more? An array of sessions are designed to help you get started with BlackLine and plan your accounting optimization journey.

Transformation & Change Management

Changing the way work has always been done can feel daunting. Learn how putting together a clear plan can ensure a project’s success.