The Mera Dinner

An exclusive dinner discussion for CFOs and Finance Leaders in Brisbane

Topic: Robotic Process Automation and The Future of Finance


Over the last 12 months, some of the greatest innovation in business has happened at the intersection of finance and technology. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) was introduced into the modern business world, along with always advancing cloud technology and finance process automation tools. Finance and accounting leaders are embracing the evolutionary benefits of RPA and creating a culture of continuous improvement that empowers employees.

  • How widely is RPA currently deployed throughout finance and accounting operations?
  • In what ways is this impacting the role of the CFO and finance professionals?
  • Will RPA play an integral role in organisations’ finance transformation initiatives?
  • How is RPA shaping the future of finance and what are the practical realities of an automated future?
6:30 pm: Arrival and drinks reception
7:00 pm: Welcoming and opening address
7:10 pm: Dinner discussion on “Robotic Process Automation and the future of Finance” initiated by the moderator and continued by the group
8:00 pm: Dinner is served as the discussion is brought to a close
9:00 pm: Change of seats before dessert

Malt Restaurant, 28 Market Street, Brisbane

Thursday, 17th of August 2017

Malt Restaurant, Brisbane

Attended by:

Area Financial Controller of Rydges Hotels
Chief Financial Officer – NZ & AU of Corporate Travel Management
Chief Financial Officer of Austin Engineering
Chief Financial Officer of Brisbane City Council
Chief Financial Officer of Calibre Consulting
Chief Financial Officer of EPIC Assist
Chief Financial Officer of Rio Tinto Exploration
Chief Financial Officer of Tomkins Commercial and Industrial Builders
Finance Director and Treasurer of Peabody Energy
Financial Controller of BMD
Financial Controller of Brisbane Airport Corporation
Financial Controller of CBRE
Financial Controller of MHPS Plant Services
Financial Controller of Puma Energy
Financial Controller of Seqwater
Fund Accounting Manager of QIC
General Manager – Finance of Super Retail Group
Group Chief Financial Officer of Protech Group
Group Financial Controller of Cardno
Group Financial Controller of Steelforce Australia
Head, Finance of NEXTDC
Head, Finance of Sunsuper
Manager Process Improvement of Suncorp

Hosted by:

Jess CirciThe Mera Dinner