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Understanding the High Stakes Mega Issues in A&A Today Webinar

CPE

When
Aug. 20
1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

CPE Credits
4-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $139 | Nonmember: $189


 More Information

Course No.
IAA4-2019-01-WEBNR-232-01
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Experience in financial accounting and reporting
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, Surgent CPE. After registering, you will receive an email from Surgent CPE with the log-in information.

Description

With the recent release of a series of high-impact new accounting standards, the impact of these pronouncements will take center stage over the next few years.In addition to new accounting guidance, these standards have the potential to change how companies do business.In this course, we will explore the accounting and operational impact of recent FASB activity, including standards on revenue, leases, financial instruments, consolidation and other hot topics, as well as consider the impact of emerging technology trends on the accounting function.One of the best ways to add value as an accountant is to be in front of the pack with the best knowledge and insights.This course is designed to give you the latest information on these mega issues in accounting so you can be a true business advisor.

Highlights

  • Understand and apply the FASB’s new revenue recognition standard, Topic 606
  • Review the FASB’s new lease accounting guidance, ASU No. 2016-02
  • Recall the financial statement impact of other recent accounting standards updates
  • Comprehend the operational impact of recent and proposed accounting standards

 



Speaker(s)

Richard Daisley, CPA

 

Rich is a CPA and has over 25 years of experience in the accounting and auditing field. He has worked in both the client service setting as well as in internal capacities as a facilitator of accounting and auditing courses.  He was an assurance manager with PwC, spending time in both the assurance practice as well as with PwC’s Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services group, where he advised clients on the implementation of new accounting pronouncements as well as on issues related to public offerings. Rich also worked in PECO Energy’s Merger and Acquisition group, where he performed financial due diligence that supported PECO’s acquisition activity in the energy sector. He has experience in the manufacturing, health care, energy, and pharmaceutical industries.

 

Prior to joining Surgent, Rich also has more than 10 years of experience as a course developer and facilitator, creating and leading training courses on such topics as revenue recognition, stock based compensation, equity instruments and performing integrated audits under the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation. He also designed and delivered courses on instructor development and facilitation skills to senior PwC internal course instructors. 

 

In 2015 he joined Surgent as Director, Accounting & Financial Reporting Content. In this role, he researches and develops the technical content for Surgent’s Accounting and Financial Reporting curriculum.

 


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