Accountex Summit North 2019: everything you need to know

accountex summit north

What is Accountex Summit North 2019?

Accountex Summit North is a one-day sister conference to Accountex, Europe’s top accountancy and finance event. It brings together leading financial professionals, start-ups and accountancy practices from all over the North of England. Aside from networking, Accountex Summit North is a great opportunity to stay on the pulse of all things accountancy with 20 inspiring seminars and over 1,000 delegates in attendance.

When and where is it?

Date: 10 September 2019

Venue: Manchester Central, Windmill St, Petersfield, M2 3GX

Travel: We recommend taking the train to Oxford Road Station – just five minutes from Manchester Central on foot. You can see other public transport options here.

Tickets for Accountex Summit North 2019:

Register for free Accountex Summit North 2019 tickets here.

Who should I see?

Us, of course! Make sure to visit our team at Stand 25 where we will be talking about how Fluidly is carving out a whole new category – Intelligent Cashflow – which helps accountants free up time so they can offer value-added services. We will also be giving demos to a lucky few so make sure you don’t miss out. Book your demo here.

There’s plenty of scope for future-facing accountants to grow as tech adoption and building a strong advisory are recurrent themes. But, like choosing a song on Spotify, the burden of choice is almost too much. To save you the stress, we’ve pulled together a few of our session picks.

Fluidly picks:

11:00am – 11:40am

Conference: FinTech and Talent: How to Be Tomorrow’s Practice 

Where: Theatre 1

Speaker: Philippa Hume, Sales Leader – Intuit QuickBooks

Philippa Hume discusses how you can drive the development and growth of your accountancy firm by adopting machine learning, AI and data analytics.


12:00pm – 12:40pm

Conference: The Changing Shape of the Accounting Technology Landscape 

Where: Theatre 1

Speaker: Glen Foster, Director of Accounting Partners, UK & EMEA – Xero

Glen Foster will be sharing how accountants can use cloud technology to meet the changing needs of clients, and giving guidance on how to strike a balance between compliance and advisory.


1:00pm – 1:40pm 

Conference: Digitising Your Practice is as Easy as ABC with Automation, Bookkeeping and Compliance 

Where: Theatre 1

Speaker: Chris Downing, Director of Product Management, Accountants and Bookkeepers – Sage

Learn how Sage is enabling accountants with the tools and support to take a digital-first approach, increase capacity to do more and provide additional value to their clients.


2:00pm – 2:40pm

Conference: Become the catalyst for Growth Advisory within Your Client Base 

Where: Theatre 2

Speaker: Matt Garman, CEO and Founder – SalesEnabla

Matt Garman explains how to grow a commercial business and provides a framework for accountants seeking to extend their growth advisory offering.