Will our profession succumb to automation and robots? IBM Watson is now replacing tax preparers at HR Block and auditors at KPMG. What about the Business & Industry and nonprofit CPAs? The ‘future ready’ CPA is aware, predictive and adaptive of major trends like technology, demographics, and regulations and standards. This session will cover our research on the top trends and how they are impacting CPA firms, auditors, CFOs, and CPAs of all levels.