2018 ACCOUNTING EDUCATORS CONFERENCE

Description

The modern world doesn’t work without CPAs. And there are no CPAs without accounting educators. This conference is designed for you. The Accounting Educators Conference is an annual event that connects you with other educators, updates you on accounting industry trends, and equips you to help your students succeed.

Session details coming soon.

CPE Field of Study
Who Should Attend
Accounting Educators
Course Level
Basic
Location

UMD – Van Munching Hall (Robert H Smith School of Business), 7699 Mowatt Lane, College Park, MD, USA

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When
Jun 8, 2018
8:30 am - 4:35 pm
Location
UMD – Van Munching Hall (Robert H Smith School of Business), 7699 Mowatt Lane, College Park, MD, USA
Total CPE Credits
8
Format
In-Person

Agenda

Day 1

06/08/2018
8:00 am
Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
State Board Update

Speaker: Art Flach, CPA

9:00 am
Professional Issues Update

Speakers: Tom Hood, CPA, Samantha Bowling, CPA and Rebekah Brown, CPA

This session will include a focus on AI/Blockchain and the effect of emerging tech on the accounting & finance profession.

10:30 am
Networking Break
10:45 am
Data Analytics in the Classroom

Speaker: Leslie Kirsch, Withum

In this session, participants will explore the capabilities of popular data analytics software used in the accounting industry, such as Excel, IDEA/ACL, SAS/SPSS, data visualization tools, and R. Focus will be placed on skill development best practices for entering entry-level practitioners of accounting data analytics, including discussion of possible undergraduate/graduate classroom uses of these programs.

11:45 am
Lunch
12:45 pm
Data Analytics Resources Available for Classroom Use

Speaker: Jim McKinney

1:15 pm
Ethics: A Chilly Wind in Paradise

Speaker: David Weber, CFE

2:55 pm
Networking Break
3:10 pm
Facilitated Discussion

Small table discussions on best practices, bringing emerging tech into the classrooms, tools and resources, brainstorm on raising the MD CPA exam scores

4:40 pm
Closing Remarks

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2018 ACCOUNTING EDUCATORS CONFERENCE


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