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2017 CPA Summit Innovation. Technology. Leadership.


The event will be held in the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab in the Kossiakoff Center. 11000 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 20723

All materials for this event will be offered electronically only. Registrants will receive instructions to access the materials prior to the conference.


The 2017 CPA Summit is a one-day event where CPA’s learn from the most important voices in the profession and find solutions to push careers forward. Topics include leadership, technology, cutting-edge trends, and emerging professional issues. This interactive event is the CPA event of the year!

The 2017 event is still being finalized – so check back soon for more details.  Please see the sessions we have entered below and we will be adding new sessions very soon!

If you choose to attend the simulcast, please note that only specific sessions will be offered in this format, they will be denoted by an asterisk (*) next to the session title, but will include all general sessions.

Course Level
Professional Area of Focus
Accounting & Auditing
Business & Industry
CPE Field of Study
Business Management & Organization
Computer Science*
Management Advisory Services*
Administrative Practice*
Who Should Attend


Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd
Laurel, MD 20723 US
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Event Information
Dec 13, 2017
8:00 am - 4:10 pm EDT
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd
Laurel, MD 20723 US
Total CPE Credits
In-Person + Simulcast


DAY 1 of 1 December 13, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
1 CREDIT 8:00 am - 8:50 am
How to Thrive in the Age of Creative Destruction - Big Data, AI, Blockchain*
8:50 am - 9:00 am
Networking Break
1 CREDIT 9:00 am - 9:50 am
AI in Auditing: Together Towards Tomorrow*
The Cherished Advisor
Technology Disruptors: How They Will Change Your Job
Staying Secure in an Insecure World
9:50 am - 10:10 am
Networking Break
1 CREDIT 10:10 am - 11:00 am
How Greater Control Over Your Core Services Improves Your Firm's Performance and Relevance*
Trends: People, Talent, Customers. What trends will affect your business and how to harness value
From Payroll Processing to a Workflow Management Solution
11:00 am - 11:10 am
Networking Break
1 CREDIT 11:10 am - 12:00 pm
The Future of Accounting and Auditing: A Media Perspective *
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1 CREDIT 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Taking a Human Approach to AI: Your Role In Being the Catalyst for Transformation*
1:50 pm - 2:10 pm
Networking Break
1 CREDIT 2:10 pm - 3:00 pm
A Vision for the Future-Ready Leader*
Lightning Round: 4 Techies and the Technology They Use
Professionalization of Client Accounting Advisory Services
Cyber Risks, Trends, and Mitigation
3:00 pm - 3:20 pm
Networking Break
1 CREDIT 3:20 pm - 4:10 pm
Extraordinary Times - Extraordinary Leadership / Closing Session*


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