9th & 10th July 2024

Cintra Conference

Join us for our annual Cintra Conference, taking place in Newcastle. Packed with expert talks around payroll legislation, the future of payroll, and how new technology is shaping the industry and workplace. Plus lots of practical workshops and Q&A’s.

The Details

Day 1 – Tuesday 9th July 2024

Conference: 1pm – 4.15pm

at The Crowne Plaza, Stephenson Quarter, Hawthorn Street, Forth Street, NE1 3SA 

Evening reception: 5pm – late

at The Telegraph, Orchard Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3NY (a short walk from the Crowne Plaza)

Day 2 – Wednesday 10th July 2024

Conference: 9.30am – 4pm

at The Crowne Plaza, Stephenson Quarter, Hawthorn Street, Forth Street, NE1 3SA 

Day 1 - Tuesday 9th July 2024

There will be a short break between each session. Please note that some talks are repeated across the two days to make sure everyone has the chance to attend the topics they wish to. With plenty of opportunity to speak to the Cintra team across the day.

Registration: 1pm – 1.30pm
Welcome: 1.30pm
Session 1: 1.35pm  – 2.10pm

Stephen Pearson, Cintra Head of IT

Learn more about the processes and systems Cintra have in place to keep your data secure.

James Rowell, Founder of Capture Expense

Processing expenses can burn through your organisation’s time and money, and it doesn’t have to. Discover the common challenges faced by organisations when it comes to managing expenses. and how Capture Expense can effortlessly solve these hurdles. 

Mark Faulkner, Cintra Product Manager

A closer look at Cintra’s new reporting feature in Cintra Cloud, which gives you immediate access to a whole range of reports. 

Session 2: 2.30pm  – 3.10pm

Jess McEvoy, Cintra Head of Product

Open to all organisations within the education sector. This session will cover FE workforce data and deep dive deep into how to generate MCR. With a Q&A.

Andrew Thompson, Head of Support

This session will be tailored by you. We’ll answer some of your most frequently asked software questions.

Nik Brooks, Head of Payroll Outsourced Services

This session will be tailored by you. We’ll answer some of your most frequently asked outsourced services questions.

Session 3: 3.30pm  – 4.10pm

Matthew Akrigg, CIPP Policy Officer
Ed Hawley, Cintra Chief Sales Officer

In this Q&A, we’ll be answering all your questions about Payrolling Benefits in Kind, in preparation for April 2026 when it becomes a mandatory requirement.

Stephen Pearson, Cintra Head of IT

Learn more about the processes and systems Cintra have in place to keep your data secure.

Mark Faulkner, Cintra Product Manager
Tom Nokes, Head of Sales

Newly launched this year – our bureau payroll software is purpose built for bureau and accountancy firms. In this talk, you’ll learn more about the product and what’s on the horizon.

Evening Reception: 5pm at the Telegraph

Day 2 - Wednesday 10th July 2024

MORNING

Eric Dunmore, Cintra CEO

A look back at the previous year and what’s ahead for Cintra.

Seb Aspland, Cintra CTO

A short update on our product releases from the past year such as Employee Hub, Cloud Reporting and Cintra Bureau. As well as a look at what’s on the horizon.

Matthew Akrigg, CIPP Policy Officer

Everything you need to know to stay compliant in payroll this year. Matthew will highlight changes in payroll legislation and answer any questions you may have around the topic.

Matthew Akrigg, CIPP Policy Officer
Ed Hawley, Cintra Chief Sales Officer

In this Q&A, we’ll be answering all your In this Q&A, we’ll be answering all your questions about Payrolling benefits in Kind, so you’re well prepared before it becomes a mandatory requirement in April 2026.

Andrew Thompson, Cintra Head of Support

Learn how to easily get the information you need out of Cintra’s software and obtain valuable data for you and your business.

MORNING BREAK

Anita Lettink, Keynote Speaker

Anita will explore some of the key trends in the payroll industry and how they’re shaping the way we work in payroll. Such as pay transparency and reporting requirements.

Cintra Team

In this panel talk, the Cintra Team will dive further into some of the key trends emerging in payroll, and share their thoughts from varying perspectives.

Andrew Thompson, Cintra Head of Support

Improve efficiency by automating manual tasks with workflows in Cintra iQ.

Our newly launched Holiday & Absence system on Employee Hub makes everything simpler for your managers and employees. Learn more about how it works in this short session.

AFTERNOON
LUNCH

Connor Holgate, Equifax

There is an increasing demand for seamless and secure data verification processes. In this talk, you’ll learn how these processes are being digitalised through companies such as Equifax. And how this can become an employer benefit, taking away the age-old headache of sending data manually.

James Rowell, Founder of Capture Expense

Processing expenses can burn through your organisation’s time and money, and it doesn’t have to. Discover the common challenges faced by organisations when it comes to managing expenses. and how Capture Expense can effortlessly solve these hurdles. 

AFTERNOON BREAK

Seb Aspland, Cintra CTO

In this talk, you’ll learn about the transformative impact of AI and robotics in payroll. Exploring how automation streamlines processes and how intelligent technology is redefining payroll operations.

END

Where to stay

Take full advantage of all the conference has to offer with our exclusive Cintra package at the Crowne Plaza.

We can’t wait to see you there! 

Register online now to save your space

If you have any questions or are looking for more information about the conference, contact marketing@cintra.co.uk.