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Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre
September 22, 2016

Do you want to maximize the value of your Concur solution?

Looking for insight into trends and developments around the travel and expense management? Network with other Concur clients, partners, and experts on September 22, 2016 at the Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre in Toronto.

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Keynote speaker

David Samuels

Senior VP of Client Sales and Development at Concur

David Samuels has over 20 years of experience in leading sales and marketing teams at high growth technology companies. As Senior Vice President of Client Sales and Development at Concur, David leads sales, customer success strategy and enterprise account management for the Enterprise Global and Americas business unit. Since joining Concur in 2013, David has played an integral role in deepening client relationships, leading sales teams to success and developing programs to improve customer retention and drive growth. David is passionate about customer satisfaction, loyalty and retention and sets high standards of performance to ensure his teams meet and exceed customer expectations.

Keynote speaker

Andrew Bartels

Vice President, Principal Analyst Serving Cios

Andrew Bartels primarily contributes to Forrester's offerings for the CIO. As an analyst, he is a leading expert on tech market trends and sizing, cloud and smart computing technologies, tech budget benchmarks and processes, and tech's impact on business operations. He also researches the growing customization of tech systems for industry-specific solutions for utilities, energy, government, education, and professional services sectors. He is a thought leader in buy-side technologies and business networks. Andy has been with Forrester for 15 years, starting with Giga Information Group which Forrester acquired in 2003.


* Schedule subject to change

September 22, 2016         Detailed Session Agenda and Session Level Descriptions
8:00am - 9:00am
9:00am - 9:30am
9:30am - 10:00am
Networking | Exhibitor Live
10:00am - 10:50am
Session One:
  • Tips & Tricks: Prepare for Takeoff!
  • Concur Expense: Best Practices and Features You Can’t Live Without
  • Concur AP Automation: Ending the Paper Chase Forever
  • Moving into Automation: What you will Find with Concur
  • 10:50am - 11:00am
    11:00am - 12:00pm
    Session Two:
  • The Connected Journey: Leveraging Modern Spend Management Apps
  • Business Intelligence: Advanced Secrets to Making It Effortless
  • Concur Expense and Invoice: Current and Upcoming Product Innovations
  • Canadian Tax and Expense Reporting
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Networking Lunch
    1:00pm - 1:50pm
    Afternoon Keynote- Using Cloud Technologies To Deal With Economic Opportunities And Uncertainties
    Canadian firms and their financial executives face a challenging business environment and technology investment choices in 2016 and 2017. In this session, Concur SVP David Samuels will be joined by Forrester analyst Andrew Bartels to discuss the outlook for the Canadian economy and tech spending, specifically - where and why growth will be strongest and weakest, the rising role of cloud technologies, and the benefits and challenges of cloud solutions.
    1:50pm - 2:00pm
    2:00pm - 2:50pm
    Session Four:
  • Leveraging TripLink to Capture Invisible Spend
  • What’s Your Rembrandt: Essential Reports to Paint Your T&E Picture
  • Canadian Tax and Expense Reporting
  • 2:50pm - 3:00pm
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Session Five:
  • Concur Expense: Back Office Admin and Configuration Tools
  • Concur Travel: Whiteboarding Session
  • Concur Traveler Research: What Makes Your Travelers Tick?
  • Concur Mobile: Current and Upcoming Product Innovations
  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Networking Reception
    SAP Resource Desk
    Stop by the SAP Resource Desk to learn more about how to make the transition to Concur Expense simple, smooth and as effortless as possible. Concur is a part of SAP and we are the go -forward travel and expense solution for SAP, incorporating the strengths of both companies.
    Knowledge Desk
    Stop by the Knowledge Desk to get answers to your questions about Concur software or tips on how to improve usage.

    Location & Transportation Details

    Event location:

    Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre
    525 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5G 2L2, Canada

    Air Travel

    Flying to Toronto to attend Fusion Exchange? Fly Air Canada, the official airline of Fusion Exchange, and receive a 15% discount. use Code CTVFRFJ1 in the promotional code field to receive 15% off on all fares (Tango included) when you book your trip from your home city into Toronto Pearson International Airport (YVZ), or to Toronto City Airport (YTZ). The travel period begins Thursday, September 15, 2016 and ends Thursday, September 29, 2016. Air Canada is a valued Concur TripLink partner. Click here to learn more.


    Dundas Subway Station- 0.1 miles E
    Queen Subway Station- 0.2 miles S


    On-site parking, fee: $7 CAD hourly, $35 CAD daily
    Valet parking, fee: $45 CAD daily

    Dress code:

    Business Casual


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