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June 29, 2018 in Montgomery – Focus on the strategic management and leadership skills critical to corporate CPAs.
As a CPA in business and industry, you are consistently faced with changes and developments that make your professional needs unique. The ASCPA presents the Business and Industry Workshop, an event that focuses on the strategic management and leadership skills critical to corporate CPAs. This workshop will include sessions covering Emerging Technologies, Leadership, Human Resource Issues, as well as an interactive "lightning round" session, where many other hot topics will be discussed.
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8:00 – 8:05 Opening Remarks
8:05 – 8:55 Alabama Legislative Update
Rep. Danny Garrett
Alabama House of Representatives
8:55 – 10:10 Reimagining Your Accounting, Budgeting, and Reporting Tools
10:10 – 10:20 Break
10:20 – 11:35 Emerging Technologies
11:35 – 12:05 Lunch
12:05 – 12:55 Employment Law Update
Balch & Bingham LLP
12:55 – 1:45 Leading Through Change
L. Brent McClure, CPA, LLC
1:45 – 1:55 Break
1:55 – 2:45 Lean Six Sigma
Hartmann, Blackmon & Kilgore P.C.
2:45 - 3:35 The Future Ready CPA
CDG Engineers & Associates, Inc.
3:35 – 4:00 Open Idea Exchange
The Summer Education Conference is unlike any other program we offer. It's one part hot topics, one part family vacation. Then, we add some warm and friendly folks from Louisiana and Florida and a shining cast of speakers and you get one of the best events of the year! And with a variety of accommodations, we've got something to fit just about any vacation budget, so make plans to join us this summer and bask in the fun.
Since 401(k) plans make a popular option for employee benefit plans, auditors of employee benefit plans must have the proper skills to audit these plans effectively. You will work through how to audit a 401(k) plan and prepare financial statements that satisfy ERISA and SEC requirements. Tap into ways to plan and conduct 401(k) audits more efficiently and effectively, and understand the differences between 401(k) audits and other employee benefit plan audits.