Blog for Monday, April 17, 2017


Zuora to Electrify the Subscription Economy in Frisco with Subscribed

By Robert Cardworthy, Editor-in-Chief,

Zuora’s first annual User Summit begins with advanced training by role – Billing & Payment Ops, Finance Ops, Zuora Admins, IT/Developers, Pricing and Growth Managers.

Zuora has been enabling the subscription economy by building the next generation commerce platform. Zuora’s subscription management software has enabled 21st century businesses around the world from startups to enterprises in any industry to launch and monetize any subscription products and services.

The Subscribed event is being held at Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, June 5-7.

Advanced Training Sessions on the Schedule:

***Billing and Payment Operations

Unlocking the Full Functionality of Zuora’s Billing & Payment Engines; Essential Reports for Understanding and Managing Billing & Payments; Tools to Support International Expansion

***Finance Operations

Understanding Zuora’s New ASC 606 & IFRS 15 Revenue Recognition Solutions; Prevent Subscriber Churn with Zuora Insights; More Efficient Finance Reporting

***Zuora Administrators

An Admin’s Guide to Hacking Notifications; Generate Complex Quotes; Mastering Zuora Reports for Advanced Admin Use Cases


Solving Use Cases with Zuora APIs; Zuora for Salesforce Customization; Developing Connect Apps

***Pricing & Growth

Agile Pricing & Packaging with Zuora; Using Zuora Insights to Identify New Growth Opportunities; Real-time Usage Rating & Threshold Notifications

***New to Zuora

Zuora Functional Training & Best Practices for Beginners; The Basics of Zuora Reporting; Save Time on Critical Tasks with Zuora Connect

Breakout Sessions on the Schedule:

***Track #1: Growth

If success means rapid and sustainable growth, look no further. The “growth” track will help you discover proven strategies, success stories, disruptive trends, and key metrics for SaaS and D2C companies.

Track #2: Transformation

Are your backend systems holding back your frontend strategies? Join this uniquely curated set of executive sessions with Deloitte, Simon-Kucher Partners, Zuora, and industry innovators. We’ll focus on business, pricing and platform strategies you need today to stay relevant in tomorrow’s subscription economy.

Track #3: Technology

Join Zuora’s very own Product, Engineering, and IT teams to discover Zuora’s distinct platform and how we think about building a cutting edge product.
Track #4: Finance

If you’re a SaaS CFO, are laser-focused on ASC 606, or have taxation or payments questions, this is your must-attend track. Join Zuora for our 3rd annual, closed-door SaaS CFO Summit, the Connor Group’s ASC 606 workshop worth 3 CPE credits with early registration by May 10th, and many more informative sessions from our subscription ecosystem partners.

The standard event ticket is $599.

See You There!!!