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THE INSTITUTE OF FINANCIAL OPERATIONS THE INSTITUTE OF FINANCIAL OPERATIONS

The Institute of Financial Operations is a membership-based professional association serving the entire financial operations ecosystem, with a particular focus on the accounts payable and accounts receivable disciplines and the related fields of information management and data capture. The Institute grew out of the merger of four associations: International Accounts Payable Professionals (IAPP), International Accounts Receivable Professionals (IARP), the National Association of Purchasing and Payables (NAPP), and The Association for Work Process Improvement (TAWPI).

Based in Orlando, Fla., with affiliates in the U.S., Canada, and the UK, The Institute serves as a global voice, chief advocate, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, and principal educator for people in financial operations. The Institute has a community of nearly 70,000, which includes 9,000 members and customers, and an additional 61,000 financial operations professionals.

                  

AREAS OF INTEREST AREAS OF INTEREST

Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable & Payments Information-Management Data-Capture

Topics of Focus

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WHAT'S HAPPENING WHAT'S HAPPENING


2014 Innovation Award: Honoring technological advancement and creativity in AP and AR. Nominations underway now. Sumit your nomination by March 12.


Healthcare Claims Payment Automation: Do 2014 government mandates mean more pressure for healthcare payers — or increased opportunity? Before you decide, download a free white paper.


Receivables Document Management: Many companies still manually match funds to open invoices, but there has to be a better way. Download a free white paper on Taking the Pain Put of Payment Processing.


Debunking the Myths of AP Automation in the Cloud: Do you want to automate your AP but think it will take too long, cost too much, or just not fit your company? Before you decide, download this free white paper.


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UPCOMING EVENTS UPCOMING EVENTS

Fulfilling the Promise of OCR for AP Automation: 5 Key Points to Improve Your Capture Rate and Virtually Eliminate Manual Data Entry: Webinar - July 24: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. ET - Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is powerful technology that, when coupled with a comprehensive invoice receipt and quality assurance process, can virtually eliminate manual keying in your accounts payable process.  
Federal Reserve Payments Study: Findings & Trends: Webinar - August 21: 1:30 to 3 p.m. ET -The Federal Reserve's Payments Study is one of the most comprehensive sources of public data on the payments system; it includes information from financial institutions, card networks, payment processors, and private payment issuers.  
CDN 360: Conference - September 14 - 16: Marriot Pinnacle Downtown, Vancouver - British Columbia, Canada.  

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IFO's co-sponsored webinar archive puts all co-sponsored webinars at your firngertips - when you want them.

 
Self-study programs
Earn your CPEs in this flexible format
 

Onsite training programs
Accounts Payable
, Operational Review, Certification

 

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