FORUM PROGRAMME

FUTURE OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE: WHAT COMPETENCIES DO WE NEED TO INVEST ALREADY?

The purpose of the Forum – discuss changes in the competencies of accounting and finance specialist in the context of technological innovation.

20 November 2020

8.00 – 9.00 

Registration of Participants

9.00 – 9.10

Opening Ceremony

9.10 – 9.30

SPECIFICS OF THE FUTURE LABOR MARKET: YOUR MAIN COMPETITOR IS NOT ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, BUT A PERSON WHO IS ABLE TO USE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TECHNOLOGIES

Assoc. prof. dr. Darius AMILEVIČIUS, Head of Intelligent Systems Laboratory, VMU Faculty of Informatics

9.30 – 10.00

COMPETENCE OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE SPECIALIST: TOWARDS A DIGITAL INDUSTRY
Prof. dr. Astrida MICEIKIENĖ, Dean of  Faculty of Bioeconomy Development, Temporary Chancellor of VMU Agriculture Academy

10.00 – 10.20

Break

 

Forum Part I Panel Discussion

10.20 – 12.20  

CHANGES IN ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE STUDIES IN THE CONTEXT OF TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION

 

Key issues for discussion:

  • Robotization and digitization of accounting and financial management processes in business
  • Changes in the competencies of accounting and financial professionals in recent years and in the future
  • Good practice in the training of accounting and finance specialists in higher education institutions in the context of technological innovations
  • Changes Needed in the accounting and finance study process to meet business needs
  • Opportunities for partnerships between science and study institutions and business in activating digitalisation processes

Moderator prof. dr. Danutė ZINKEVIČIENĖ, Chair of the Accounting and Finance Bachelor's Degree Program Committee, VMU Agriculture Academy Faculty of Bioeconomy Development

 

Panel members:

Vaida BUTKUVIENĖ, director of UAB „Aurita“

Daiva ČIBIRIENĖ, president of Lithuanian Association of Acountants and Auditors

Rita DABKUVIENĖ, Head of Accounting Services of Department of Advisory Services and Product Management,  Lithuanian Agricultural Advisory Service Development division

Assoc. prof. dr. Arvydas KAZAKEVIČIUS, Chairman of the Finance Studies Program Committee, Kaunas University of Applied Sciences, director of UAB „Auditum“

Assoc. prof. dr. Kristina KUNDELIENĖ, Head of Accounting and Finance Study Programes, KTU School of Economics and business

Assoc. prof. dr. Renata LEGENZOVA, Head of Master Study Programes, VMU Faculty of Economics and Management

Birutė PETRAUSKIENĖ, Chairwoman of the Lithuanian Association of Auditors

Assoc. prof. dr. Gediminas SARGŪNAS, director of Panevėžio kolegija / University of Applied Sciences

Zita SINICKIENĖ, Head of Accounting Department, Lithuanian Agricultural Advisory Service Professional Competence Division

Kęstutis VIPARTAS, director of UAB STEKAS

12.20 – 12.40

Summary of the Discussion

12.40 – 13.30

Break

 

Forum Part II – Dissemination of Good Practice

13.30 – 16.00

ROBOTISATION AND DIGITALIZATION OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL DECISIONS IN ENTERPRISES

Moderator dr. Erika BESUSPARIENĖ, lector of Research Institute for Bioeconomy, VMU Agriculture Academy Faculty of Bioeconomy Development

13.30 – 14.00

THE BENEFITS OF DIGITIZATION PROCESSES IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF INVOICES

Danguolė SAMMAL, Logistics business consultant for the Lithuanian market, “OMNIVA LT” Ltd

14.00 – 14.30

WILL WE BE SMART IN THE FUTURE OR NOT?

Eglė RAMANAUSKIENĖ, Director of the Control Department, State Tax Inspectorate Under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania

14.30 – 15.00

HOW THE TOOLS OF THE FUTURE ACCOUNTANT ARE CHANGING?

Filip BORCOV, CEO, UAB “B1.lt”

15.00 – 15.30

AUTOMATION OF THE ACCOUNTING MANAGEMENT CYCLE AT LAAS

Rita DABKUVIENĖ, Head of Accounting Services of Department of Advisory Services and Product Management, Lithuanian Agricultural Advisory Service Development division

15.30 – 16.00

Summary of the Forum