Indianapolis, IN
Next Meeting
RESERVE A SPOT
Date:
Wednesday May 22, 2024 12:00pm - 3:00pm US/Eastern
Location:
IN-PERSON AND ZOOM

VACO
5875 Castle Creek Parkway Dr N, #171
Indianapolis, IN 46250

ZOOM:
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Meeting ID: 833 1744 9045

Passcode: 709305
Agenda:

Joint meetng with the IMA.

Topic: Hiring and Retention Strategies

Speakers: Mike Smith, Senior Director, Vaco Financial; Victoria Smith, Controller, Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, State of Indiana; Jyoti Pandy, Senior Finance Leader

Agenda: 
- 12:00 PM -1:00 PM: Lunch and Networking: box lunch provided
- 1:00 PM -3:00 PM: Presentation
 

CPE Credit: 2 hour CPE 

Presentation:

Discuss current trends and challenges in after-COVID world. Learn how to navigate the new reality of securing the best talent and finding satisfying work experiences.


Hiring and Retention Strategies Panel:
 

Mike Smith, Senior Director, Vaco Financial 
Mike Smith is the Senior Director for Vaco in Indianapolis. He has been with Vaco for 8 years after spending 20+ years in the Corporate world in various Accounting and Finance roles. Mike brings a great passion for helping individuals reach their career goals and partner with Clients to help them either through process, people, or technology.

Victoria Smith, Controller, Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, State of Indiana 
Currently works as Controller for the Criminal Justice Institute of the State of Indiana. Victoria has MS in Electronics Engineering from Russia and 17 years of financial analysis experience in various telecoms, cable industry, manufacturing and public accounting. She has been an IMA member since 2002 and an active board member holding different positions such as VP of Education, President and Treasurer. Victoria has three children and lives in Noblesville, Indiana.
 

Jyoti Pandy, Senior Finance Leader
Jyoti Pandey is a Senior Finance Leader with over 15 years of expertise in corporate financial planning, strategic finance, digital transformation, and operational optimization across diverse industries including Big Tech, Manufacturing, Energy, and consulting. With a dynamic leadership style, she spearheads finance transformation initiatives and fosters strategic partnerships to enhance financial performance. Jyoti holds an MBA from Purdue University - Daniels School of Business and has completed the Digital Transformation Executive Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Beyond her professional endeavors, she is a published writer in leading finance publications, a judge for the Central Regional Ethics Bowl, and a former President of the Indy IMA Chapter. Committed to driving positive change, she actively contributes to her organization and the broader community.

Meetings

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Date / Time
Attendees Status Suggested Donation  
Reserve A Spot Hiring and Retention Strategies May 22
12:00pm - 3:00pm US/Eastern
4 Not registered Free
Reserve A Spot TBA Jun 27
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
0 Not registered Free
Reserve A Spot TBA Sep 26
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
0 Not registered Free
Resiliency Mar 28
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
9 Not registered Free
General Networking /Holiday Party - Guests welcome Dec 07, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
4 Not registered Free
Personal and career development and what's next - life after career, prepping for the future. Sep 28, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
7 Not registered Free
MEETING CANCELLED DUE TO HOLIDAY WEEKEND Aug 31, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
1 Not registered Free
The AI Revolution: Unleashing the Power of Tomorrow Jul 27, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
14 Not registered Free
2023 Economic Outlook - See what is on the Horizon for 2023 Jun 29, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
13 Not registered Free
Cyber Security Fundamentals and Future Direction For Businesses Apr 27, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
7 Not registered Free
What are your Super Powers - A round table discussion Mar 30, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
6 Not registered Free
CPE AVAILABLE - Making Investment Decisions Jan 12, 2023
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
7 Not registered Free
HOLIDAY GET TOGETHER Dec 07, 2022
5:30pm - 8:00pm US/Eastern
6 Not registered Free
General Networking and Discussion on What is Next and Best for INDY FENG Sep 29, 2022
4:00pm - 5:30pm US/Eastern
6 Not registered Free
Personal Insights from Mentor Experiences Jul 28, 2022
6:00pm - 8:15pm US/Eastern
3 Not registered Free

Chapter Description

2024 Calendar: The chapter will be meeting quarterly on he last Thursday of each month, please check the website for exceptions. There will be a joint November/December meeting the first week in December.

We have resumed in-person meetings, the time will be 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM US Eastern Time.

Agenda:
- 6:00 - 6:30 pm: General Networking
- 6:30 - 6:45 pm: Welcome and Introductions
- 6:45 - 8:00 pm: Our Program
- 815 pm: Adjournment

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Member Stats

Total Members 356
Alumni (63%) 225
Active (32%) 115
Associate (1%) 3
Retired (4%) 13