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Organizational Implications of RPA
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Organizational Implications of RPA

Identify opportunities for process automation and recognize accounting, finance and operational process implications of RPA. This webcast is part 3 of a three-part certificate program on the benefits of robotic process automation (RPA).

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May 27, 2021

NASBA Field of Study

Information Technology



CPE Credits



Rob Drover, Brian O'Sullivan


3 months

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 Business & partner 
Product Details

Future ready

Fully understand the difference between RPA and IPA, the impact of IPA on an audit, and trends in automation with this final session of the webcast series that spotlights RPA, artificial intelligence, IPA and automation continuum.

Obtain a certificate

If you'd like additional education and want to earn a certificate in the form of a digital badge, explore Robotic Process Automation Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate Program.

You must purchase the bundle to earn the certificate.

Key Topics

  • Application differences between human and digital labor
  • Opportunities for automation, including paper process elimination, process prioritization, and examples of business process automation
  • RPA versus intelligent process automation (IPA)
  • Impact of IPA on an audit
  • Trends in audit automation

Learning Outcomes

  • Recall the relationship between human and digital resource labor
  • Recognize the accounting, finance, and operational process implications of RPA
  • Identify opportunities for process automation in accounting cycles
  • Differentiate between RPA and IPA
  • Recognize how IPA can affect accounting and finance
  • Recognize trends in automation

Who Will Benefit

  • Global accounting and financial process owners
  • Management accounting professionals
  • Finance professionals
  • CPAs in public practice
  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation professionals and consultants
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Information Technology
This is a live event. You will have access on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.
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Rob Drover
Brian O'Sullivan
Brian O'Sullivan works as an Automation & Controls Engineer at Solara Automation and runs a nationally competitive high school robotics team, TerrorBytes Robotics. Brian received his BS in Computer Engineering from Clemson University and has worked in a variety of manufacturing, software development, and automation companies. In Brian's current role as a Controls Engineer with Solara Automation, he designs and deploys control systems for customers seeking robotics automation. He has also developed control and computer vision software for fully-automated and semi-automated production lines to meet high customer demand. Brian also coaches and runs the 2017 North Carolina state champion robotics team, TerrorBytes Robotics, out of Research Triangle Park, NC. Each year he leads the team of around 60 highschoolers and mentors in designing and building a 150lb robot to compete against teams across the world.

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Organizational Implications of RPA
May 27, 2021
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May 27, 2021
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