As the Back Office Transformation (BOT) initiative continues,
its progress is important to finance officers. Practitioners in the
financial management community need to ensure they are ready for
coming changes and challenges. Whether their daily work is
impacted, they transition into a newly expanded transformation
role, or become part of the change by participating in one of the
many transformational projects, their part of the story will be
interesting and challenging.
The Comptroller General created the Enterprise Programme
Management Office (EPMO) to support the delivery of the Back Office
Transformation and key individual initiatives such as the
Government of Canada (GC) FM Transformation (FMT) project. Through
its many roles, the EPMO ensures oversight of TBS-led initiatives
and their alignment with all government-wide BOT projects. The GC
Financial Management Transformation will be of importance to
For those participating in or being impacted by projects or
project management, the Transformation stream will provide
them a general understanding of the project management discipline
and how it can be applied to many of their current and future
Hear about the latest developments in the Government of Canada
transformation agenda. Sessions will touch upon several financial
officer competencies, such as project management, strategic
thinking, and management excellence, in all three areas of action,
people and finance. With presentations from the EPMO, the Financial
Management Transformation team and Interis|BDO, participants'
learning objectives will clearly be met.
- To improve participants' understanding of the current financial
management context and to provide a whole-of-government
understanding of the BOT Strategy and Enterprise, as well as its
requirements for transformed financial management services.
- To gain insight into project management concepts.
- To think strategically at the analytical level and in the
development of ideas.