South Africa Roadshow 2021

Put the kettle on and get comfortable - we're coming directly to your office, wherever that may be!

We still can't meet in person but we can still keep building communities with purpose. 

Please join us on 24-25 August for two mornings of inspiration and focus as we look at how the right people, the right products and the right partners build growing and sustainable communities.

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Here's what you need to know

Like before, our online experience will be focused on helping you boost your digital journey with expert advice, product demos and updates on the latest and greatest from Xero. We’ll guide you towards tried and tested ways to solve common client and practice problems; setting your firm up for success.

Get ready for the event

We're excited to be using Zoom to host our event. You can join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device.

  1. Download the Zoom app before the event

  2. When it's time to log in, click the link above – please do not share this link, it is unique to you

  3. Log in with your full name and email address – make sure it's the same details you used at registration

  4. Grab a cup of Rooibos tea, sit back, relax and hear from our Xero team


Agenda

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Episode #1 - Product

Get all the latest product updates and news and see how these are bringing us closer to our vision of a collaborative and thriving South African accounting and small business community.

8:30am - 8.40am: MC Welcome

8:40am - 9:10am: Session #1 The Power of the platform - Colin Timmis, Xero SA, Country Manager

South Africa urgently needs to grow its taxpayer base. Hear how platform technology not only makes this possible, but together with accountants, can accelerate the process.

9:15am - 9:35am: Session #2 Making VAT Digital - Launch

Join us as we launch a new initiative for accountants in South Africa to reduce the burden of compliance to support small businesses.

9:40am - 10:00am: Session #3 Breaking onboarding barriers

We'll provide you with resources to help you to overcome client onboarding barriers. You will hear from a partner who onboards new clients every week.

10:00 - 10:15am: Tea break

10:15am - 10:45am: Session #4 Product updates

A number of product updates have been released in the past 12 months. Join us for a quick fire round up of the top updates for you and your clients, as well as a glimpse of what’s on the horizon.

10:45am - 11:15am: Session #5 Ask us anything

Send us your questions throughout the morning - and we will answer them in person.

11:15am: Event ends

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Episode #2 - Practice

Join South Africa’s leading digital accountants in practice as they share their knowledge, insights and experience on their people, their products and their practice. Take a deep dive into what has worked for them, what to avoid and how to build a scalable and sustainable accounting practice in South Africa.

8:30am - 8.40am: MC Welcome

8:40am - 9.00am: Session #1 Supply and demand

Hear from a leading Xero partner on why there is no better time to be an accountant in South Africa.

9:05am - 9:25am: Session #2 Pricing and process 

The business model for accountants has evolved. Hear from leading cloud practitioners as they unpack their practice's approach to pricing and process in large, medium and small firms.

9:30am - 10:00am: Session #3 Talent and team

People enable purpose. Join industry leaders as they discuss how to recruit, manage and grow your teams in an environment where people want and need purpose.

10:00 - 10:15am: Tea break

10:15am - 10:45am: Session #4 Clients and revenue risk

Hear how some Xero Partners discuss change with their clients, and ensure that making change does not cause financial disruption to their practice.

10:45am - 11:15am: Session #5 Ask us anything

Send us your questions throughout the morning - and we will answer them in person.

11:15am: Event ends

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By registering and attending this event you're automatically entered into a competition to win one of 10 prizes! Terms and conditions apply.

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For further information, please contact your account manager.