Events - Upcoming and Past

Upcoming events

    • 16 May 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Fueled Collective Cincinnati; 3825 Edwards Road; Cincinnati, OH 45209

    May Meeting: TBA

    with guest speaker

    Ida Abdalkhani, Chief Catalyzer & Founder of Ability to Engage, Inc.


    Topic pending finalization.

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 4:30pm


    Fueled Collective Cincinnati

    3825 Edwards Road

    Cincinnati, OH 45209   

    Dinner and drinks will be provided

    Pending approval for 1.2 CTP/FP&A recertification credits by the Association for Financial Professionals.

    Ida is the Chief Catalyzer & Founder of Ability to Engage, Inc. Ability to Engage

    helps brands develop marketing communications, product ideas, brand strategies

    (brand personality, equity, and architecture), and consumer segmentations. The

    A2E team also develops and facilitates innovation sessions, strategic meetings,

    and team effectiveness workshops. Clients include start-up companies,

    international government groups, and some of the world’s largest and most

    respected companies in brand and marketing such as Clorox, ConAgra Foods,

    McGraw Hill, Ogilvy, PepsiCo, Pfizer, Procter & Gamble, and Red Bull.

    In addition to running a boutique consultancy, Ida is a top-selling author (top 1.5%

    of books sold on Amazon and Top 50 book in “self-help journals” in the first week

    of publication) and a professor at the University of Michigan College of

    Engineering, where she teaches a graduate course, Creativity & Design Thinking-

    Strategies for Innovation. She also serves as a Global Board Member for the P&G

    Alumni Network and Trustee for Ohio Business Week, an entrepreneurial summer

    camp for high school students and is a member of Forbes Agency Council, an

    invitation only organization for senior-level executives in successful PR, media

    strategy, creative and advertising agencies. Ida holds six patents with the USPTO

    and has been published in Prentice Hall, YOUNG MONEY® magazine, and several

    blogs. As a certified Laughter Yoga instructor, she also enjoys getting people find

    their “inner child” through laughter.

    You can learn more at and share in laughs by watching her TEDx at

    We hope you can join us for this event! Please be sure to share this event and bring guests!


    Click HERE to register for this event

    Future meetings:

    June 13, 2018

    • 13 Jun 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • TBA

    June Event: TBA 

    with guest speakers


    Presented with the generous support of


    Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 4:30pm
    Location TBA

    Pending approval for 1.2 CTP/FP&A recertification credits by the Association for Financial Professionals.


    Click HERE to register for this event

    Future meetings:

    September 12, 2018

Past events

11 Apr 2018 Improving AP Using Automation Tools and Adoption Methodology
14 Mar 2018 Shared Services at GE
13 Feb 2018 The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act - What Does it Mean for You and Your Company?
12 Dec 2017 Volunteer Opportunity at the Freestore Foodbank
08 Nov 2017 Expanding Treasury’s Sphere of Influence using Business Domain Management
11 Oct 2017 Cybersecurity: Critical Business Information and Keeping it Secure
13 Sep 2017 FX and Wines Around the World
10 May 2017 May Meeting: Annual Dinner with guest speaker Doug Healy, SVP & CFO, Cincinnati Reds "Take Me Out to the CFO's Office"
12 Apr 2017 April Meeting: Faster Payments: Changing Payments Landscape
08 Mar 2017 March Meeting: Risk Management: An Interactive Approach
08 Feb 2017 February Meeting: Navigating Short Term Financial Markets in 2017
11 Jan 2017 Annual Economic Update Luncheon
14 Dec 2016 Trends in Cybersecurity + Tour of U.S. Bank's Cyber Defense Dept.
09 Nov 2016 Panel Discussion - How to Drive Better Decision Making in your Organization
12 Oct 2016 Cincinnati Bell Connector: Back to the Future
14 Sep 2016 Brexit Overview & Update
11 May 2016 Annual Dinner Meeting & Strategic Finance vs. Finance Strategy
20 Apr 2016 The Future of Payments
09 Mar 2016 NACHA Update
10 Feb 2016 Etiquette Dinner
13 Jan 2016 Annual Economic Update Luncheon
09 Dec 2015 Executive Styling and Presence
18 Nov 2015 Cyber Threats and Cyber Fraud
14 Oct 2015 Demystifying Bitcoin
09 Sep 2015 Dinner Meeting Featuring Wendy Lea, CEO of Cintrifuse
13 May 2015 Annual Dinner Meeting & Hot Topics in Payments
08 Apr 2015 Treasury and FP&A Synergies
11 Mar 2015 Merchant Services Panel Discussion
14 Jan 2015 Annual Regional Economic Update Luncheon
10 Dec 2014 Horseshoe Casino - Annual Tour and Dinner
12 Nov 2014 Treasury Panel Discussion and Volunteer Opportunity
08 Oct 2014 Walking Tour of 3CDC Projects in Over-the-Rhine
10 Sep 2014 Risks and Considerations for Repatriating Funds to the US
21 May 2014 Annual Dinner Meeting & Cyber Security Discussion
16 Apr 2014 Annual Tour and Networking Event - Christian Moerlein Brewery in OTR
19 Mar 2014 Network Security and Privacy: Challanges and Risks
19 Feb 2014 Complex Lending Structures feat. 3CDC
15 Jan 2014 Annual Regional Economic Update Luncheon
09 Jan 2014 Complimentary AFP Member Webinar: The Year Ahead
11 Dec 2013 Groupon Treasury – Adventures in Cash Management Best Practices While Building a New Treasury Department
13 Nov 2013 Freestore Foodbank – Discussion and Volunteer Opportunity
23 Oct 2013 American Dream Composite Index
18 Sep 2013 Dinner Meeting - Treasurer's Discussion Panel
15 May 2013 Annual Dinner Meeting - NACHA Update
17 Apr 2013 Annual Tour - Jungle Jim's International Market, Fairfield
20 Mar 2013 Card Processing/PCI Compliance
20 Feb 2013 Navigating Today's Cash Management Markets Post-TAG Expiration
16 Jan 2013 Annual Economic Update Luncheon - The Southwest Ohio Economy in the National Economic Context
12 Dec 2012 The ERM Challenge: Balancing Business Needs and Leadership Expectations NOTE SPECIAL MEETING DATE
10 Oct 2012 Webinar: EUROPE 2013: MANAGING RISK IN A GLOBAL MARKET (Please Note Special Meeting Date and Time)
19 Sep 2012 Dinner Meeting - Treasurer's Discussion Panel
16 May 2012 25th Anniversary Annual Dinner Meeting - Panel Discussion: Treasury Management, Then (1987) and Now
19 Apr 2012 27th Annual BUCKEYE FINANCIAL FORUM, Columbus, Ohio
18 Apr 2012 Business Tour: Cintas Corporation, MILFORD
21 Mar 2012 Escheatment - what the...?
15 Feb 2012 Fighting Back Against Fraudsters: Best Practices in Eliminating Fraud from the Payment Space
18 Jan 2012 Annual Economic Update Luncheon
16 Nov 2011 Managing the Security of Complex Data Infrastructures
19 Oct 2011 Money Market Funds and the Changing Regulatory Environment / Wine Tasting Meeting
21 Sep 2011 Dodd Frank Act Update / 25th Anniversary Year Kick-Off Dinner Meeting
18 May 2011 Maximizing Your ROI With Colleagues and Customers
21 Apr 2011 26th Annual Buckeye Financial Forum
20 Apr 2011 TOUR - The Hollywood Casino, Lawrenceburg
16 Mar 2011 Health Care Reform "CLASS" - Its Impact on Your Organization
16 Feb 2011 February 16 CONFERENCE CALL - Forensic and Investigative Accounting
19 Jan 2011 January 19 LUNCHEON MEETING - Annual Economic Update
01 Dec 2010 December 1 (Note Special Meeting Date)
17 Nov 2010 November (no Meeting)
27 Oct 2010 October 27 (Note Special Meeting Date)
15 Sep 2010 September 15 - Banking Regulation and its Effect on Corporations
© Southwest Ohio Association for Financial Professionals
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software