2017 Consulting's Fastest Growing Firms
Consulting Magazine Forum:
Firm of the Future - Transforming Your Business for Success Workshop

November 3, 2017 | The Yale Club of New York City

November 3, 2017
8:00 am - 9:00 amRegistration & Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:10 amThe State of Management Consulting: Industry at a Crossroads
Speaker: Tom Rodenhaser, Vice President, Intelligence & Advisory, ALM Intelligence

The confluence of disruptive technologies and emerging markets has driven management consulting to focus beyond just their clients’ revenue growth and efficiency imperatives. The pace of change to transform business models and address new and ever-changing business challenges is forcing firms to alter their own engagement models and client relationships. Join Tom Rodenhauser, Vice President, Intelligence & Advisory for ALM Intelligence and team for this interactive session as they assess the implications of pressing market factors shaping current demand for management consulting services. Presenters will offer current market size and growth forecasts, in addition to identifying key market trends driving client buying behavior. Data from ongoing research will underpin how successful firms will outpace the industry.

10:10 am - 10:30 amNetworking Break
10:30 am - 11:45 amPanel Discussion: How Firms of the Future are Shaping the Profession
Moderator: Joe Kornik, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Consulting magazine
Speaker: Ryan Neal, President, Blueprint Consulting Services
Speaker: Amy Weeden, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Propeller Consulting
Speaker: Natasha Engan, Senior Vice President of Global Consulting, Deltek
Speaker: Naima Hoque Essing, Senior Analyst, Risk Consulting Research, ALM Intelligence
Speaker: Chris McCall, Senior Principal and Co-founder, The Spur Group

How do the profession’s fastest growing firms do it? How do they manage to outperform the competition year after year when everyone’s playing by the same rules? Or are they? These firms have a few tricks up their sleeves when it comes to how they are structured, how they operate and how they deliver outstanding client service. As technology continues to change virtually everything about the consulting industry – from business models to operations -too many companies remain on the outside looking in. Firms that have embraced the technology transformation—firms that have put technology at the heart of their entire operation—will continue to outpace the profession. Join Joe Kornik, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Consulting magazine as he leads this panel of executives at some of the professions fastest growing firms, ALM Intelligence Analysts and industry thought leaders in a discussion of the changing nature of how consulting firms operate in this new normal. Is your firm tech-focused enough to meet the demands of a rapidly changing consulting landscape?

11:45 amClosing