Third Thursday Webinars

Participate in The Institute’s Third Thursday webinars, a premier benefit for our members. These web-based offerings are interactive, engaging courses that are an ideal way to fit high-level learning into a busy schedule. And, they are offered exclusively to The Institute’s members FREE!  

Non-members: Please note that Third Thursday Webinars are a Member benefit. If you wish to attend future webinars listed below, we recommend you apply for Membership, which is currently priced at $265 + $30 administration fee for NEW members.

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Title: Card: How to Create a Win-Win for You and Your Suppliers
Date: 
Thursday, May 21st, 2020 | 2 to 3 p.m. EST
Speaker: 
Robin Anderson, SVP Commerical Card Consultant, Texas Capital Bank
Description:  Let’s face it: Suppliers are critical to your business and card products are expanding with new e-procurement tools. But, you need to understand when cards work and when they do not.

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Title: Accounts Payable Transformation: “Chipping” Away at Invoice Automation Success
Date: 
Thursday, June 18th, 2020 | 2 to 3 p.m. EST
Speakers: 
Michelle Hartman, Manager of AP and AR, Shearer’s Food and Louise Perchinsky, Senior VP, Product Advisory III, PNC Financial Services Group
Description: This presentation will focus on Shearer’s Foods and their agile approach to Invoice Automation. Shearer’s has a national footprint of production facilities for greater supply chain, production, and shipping efficiencies. Both their corporate headquarters and distribution center are located in Massillon, Ohio along with the Accounts Payable Processing Center. Shearer’s will provide a detailed overview of their transformation journey and the phased approach that drove the success and management of this project. The session will outline how Shearer’s achieved best in class benchmarks and operational efficiencies.

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“The Third Thursday Webinars are a convenient way for me to learn about AP related topics which I can do right from my desk.  Also, because they are free to members, they are a no-cost method to help me obtain CPE requirements towards my CAPP certification.” 

Gail Walkup, CAPP
Accounts Payable Supervisor
Peninsula Regional Medical Center