Thank you MELBOURNE 14 – 16 October

Thank you to everyone who attended CPA Congress in 2019. This conference has now ended. With thousands of delegates across multiple locations, inspiring international and local speakers and multiple sessions to choose from, CPA Congress will be back in 2020.

be inspired to think differently

Hear from leading experts in our keynote sessions and discover the technological innovations and skills shaping future accounting and finance roles. Then personalise your own program from the comprehensive range of sessions to enhance your leadership capabilities as well gain the skills you need to help your company embrace technology.

Dr Angus Hervey

Political Economist

Tuesday 15 October, 9.15am
KN1: Reimagining the future through digitisation and automation

Tané Hunter

Big Data Scientist and Cancer Researcher

Tuesday 15 October, 9.15am
KN1:Reimagining the future through digitisation and automation
Nathana O'Brien Sharma

Nathana O'Brien Sharma

Faculty, Blockchain, Policy, Law & Ethics
Singularity University

Tuesday 15 October, 10.30am
KN2:Managing the machines: Ethics of AI
Jim McKelvey

Jim McKelvey

Co-founder of Square, Founder & CEO of Invisibly

Tuesday 15 October, 11.20am
KN3:Building tech capability to fight real world complexity

CPA Australia VR Experience

Experience a three-minute journey into the past, present and future of accounting. Encounter the manual ledgers of the 1950s, the computer-aided accounting of 2019, through to AI verified data requiring only human interpretation in the future of 2033. Despite the rapid speed at which technology is changing and evolving, a key skill of accountants in the past, present and future is communication.



Monday 14 October

Comprehensive sessions focused on intense, specific skill development.

Excel masterclasses

Thursday 17 – Friday 25 October

In-depth, technical sessions focused on taking your everyday use of Excel from good to outstanding.
Masterclasses are not included in Congress packages and need to be purchased separately.


Conference and Masterclasses

Monday 14 – Wednesday 16 October

8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006

Excel Masterclasses

Thursday 17 – Thursday 24 October

Level 8, 500 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

"Fantastic session, so many ideas to look at day to day situations differently and making finance and accounting topics more interesting."

Martina Ferrie
Head of Department Controlling
Robert Bosch Australia Pty Ltd