Better Business Through Data Analysis & Monitoring My Account

User Groups are excellent ways for IDEA users to share their experiences with IDEA and learn from other users in their area. If there isn’t a User Group in your city, we invite you to take the first steps to starting a group in your area.

What's In It For Me?

  • Leverage an extensive IDEA knowledge pool
  • Gain recognition for your personal and professional brand
  • Discover new ways to perform tasks / increase efficiency
  • Develop insight and support relevant to your industry
  • Get help achieving your data analytics program goals

Common Topics of Interest

  • Implementing a Data Analytics Program
  • Acquiring and Importing data
  • Basic IDEA functionality - Sampling, Summarization, Joins, Detecting Duplicates
  • GL/JE, AR, AP, Travel & Expense testing
  • Testing to detect fraud, Risk Assessment
  • IDEA Automation, Macros, Scripting
  • Tips and Tricks, Success Stories

Sample Agenda

Welcome - Introductions - have each IDEA user discuss:

  • Success using IDEA
  • Challenges using IDEA
  • Integration
  • Examples of Tests Performed

Presentation

Feedback & Discussions

Plan for the Next Meeting

  • Where and when will it be held?
  • What topics will be discussed?
  • Do you want to expand the group? Have other members bring a colleague from their organization or recruit other IDEA users from another company.
  • Create a LinkedIn account and have members of the group join - this is an excellent way to communicate and discuss topics.

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