Tech for Finance

Tech for Finance

Hosted by: Adam Shilton

Helping finance professionals leverage technology to level up their lives. Discussing the latest finance & tech trends from AI & automation, to data & analytics, to finance transformation. Welcoming...

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Global Finance Summit Keynote - AI & Machine Learning in Finance: Transformative Applications

Watch the video of this presentation here.In this special episode, I present my keynote from the Grow CFO Global Finance Summit, exploring the now and future of AI and machine learning in finance. I the importance of...
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Power Automate: Turn Manual to Magnificent and Create Massive Value - Damien Bird | Ep.072

In this insightful episode, Adam welcomes Damien Bird, the Microsoft Cloud Architect and Power Automate Guru with over 10,000 YouTube followers. They dive deep into the world of Power Platform, demystifying the...
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AI Overwhelm: How to Keep Up in the Age of Furious Change - Dave Hartley | Ep.071

In the age of rapid technological change, keeping up with the latest tools and trends can feel overwhelming. Dave Hartley, a technologist turned CPA, shares his insights on how businesses and individuals can navigate...
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Accounting Meets Art: How to Use Visuals as the Ultimate Productivity Tool - Mike Manalac | Ep.070

In this episode, Adam Shilton and Mike Manalac dive into the creative side of accounting and finance. Mike, an illustrator and accounting manager at Google, shares how he incorporates drawing and visuals into his work...
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Automating Excel: Demystifying VBA, Office Script, Power Query & Python - Mark Proctor | Ep.069

Join Microsoft MVP Mark Proctor and Adam Shitlon as they delve into powerful tools like VBA and Power Query, and how they can revolutionize your workflow, automating tedious tasks and streamlining processes. In this...
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Projection vs Reality: Avoid These Financial Modelling Mistakes - Danielle Stein Fairhurst | Ep.068

In this episode, we welcome Danielle Stein Fairhurst, a renowned Microsoft MVP, Author, and Corporate Trainer. Danielle shares her expertise in financial modeling, highlighting the crucial distinction between models...
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How to Select an AI Chat Tool - Is ChatGPT Still the Best? [6-Step Framework] | Ep.067

Episode #67

In the ever-evolving world of AI chat tools, finding the right solution can be a daunting task. Fear not, as we present a comprehensive 6-step framework to help you navigate the sea of options. From budget constraints...
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How to Fix a Broken Spend Culture: The Future of AP Automation - Howard Katzenberg | EP.066

Episode #66

What does it mean to have a "good spend culture"? Howard Katzenberg, founder and CEO of Glean AI, breaks it down. We explore building financial visibility, tightening spend control, and empowering employees to make...
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Beyond Benchmarks: Will Whizzy Tech Make You a Better Finance Team? - It's Not All About the Numbers | Ep.065

Episode #65

In this episode of "It's Not About the Numbers," hosts Chris and Mike, along with special co-host Adam Shilton, a trailblazer in AI finance, dive deep into the role of technology in enhancing finance team efficiency,...
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A Framework for Deploying Python in Finance 3 Steps | Ep.064

Episode #64

This video talks through a 3-step framework for deploying Python in finance. ------CHAPTERS------ 1. Python...
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Ditch Excel, Embrace AI: Why Python is the Future for Finance Pros - Stephanie Mertz | Ep.063

Episode #63

In this episode of Tech for Finance, we interview Stephanie Mertz, co-founder and CTO of Eisen, an innovative fintech platform aiming to transform dormant account management. With deep expertise in computer science...
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Future AI Predictions: Autonomous Agents vs AGI - GrowCFO Show | Ep.062

In this replay of the GrowCFO show, host Kevin Appleby talks with returning guest Adam Shilton about how finance teams can use AI tools like ChatGPT. They discuss the different categories of AI tools - personal...
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