June 1, 2022

2-Day Online Accounting and Financial Reporting Conference – Understanding the Latest Accounting Changes in Key Areas (November 15-16, 2022)

DUBLIN, May 13, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “2022 Financial Accounting and Reporting Update” conference has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer.

We are seeing an unprecedented level of major accounting change from US and international standard setters. This conference will address the latest developments in key areas. Experts from the Big Four and regional businesses will moderate the discussion.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the latest accounting changes in key areas

  • Recognize deadlines and key factors

  • Start assessing the effects of these standards on your business or your customers

This event will run from 8:45 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. (PST) each day.

Who should attend:

  • CFOs (and their staff)

  • Controllers

  • Vice Presidents of Finance

  • Directors and Accounting Managers

  • Senior Accountants

  • Revenue Managers and Analysts

  • Internal auditors

  • Tax accountants

  • Treasury staff

  • Internal Control/SOX Managers

  • Accountants

  • Educators

Agenda:

Agenda: DAY 1

8:45 – 10:15 SEC Update

  • SEC regulations

  • SEC Filing Reminders

  • Impact of COVID

  • Comment Letter Subjects

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Update on IPOs and SPACs

  • SEC Accounting and Reporting Requirements

  • What we see in the market today

  • How valuations have been impacted

  • Accounting Considerations

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Lunch

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. SOX update and internal controls

  • Considerations related to COVID 19

  • Sarbanes-Oxley optimization and modernization

  • Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

  • Risk assessment

  • ICRF Focus Areas: Management Review Controls (MRCs)

  • Automated controls (ITAC)

  • Material weaknesses

  • Significant Transactions or Events

  • Information Used in Control (IUC)

  • IT/system implementation

  • System and Organizational Controls (SOC) Reports

1:30 p.m. – 1:40 p.m. Break

1:40 – 2:55 FASB Update

2:55 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. Break

3:05 – 4:50 Update on Revenue Recognition

  • Price concessions

  • Modification of contracts

  • customer options and material rights

  • Performance Obligations – Software Industry Considerations

  • Significant funding component

  • Considerations Between Principal and Agent

  • Contract costs

  • Onerous performance bonds/contracts

Agenda: DAY 2

8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. ESG Update

  • Understand the risks and opportunities

  • A new way of thinking

  • Report Accurately and Disclose Transparently

  • Creating value through ESG principles

10:00 – 10:10 Break

10:10 – 11:20 SEC Enforcement Trends

11:20 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Break

11:30 – 12:40 Accounting for debt

  • Latest fallout from COVID-19

  • Accounting for modification, exchange, conversion or extinguishment of debt

  • Should the debt be classified as current or non-current?

  • Have funding agreements been properly presented and disclosed

12:40 – 12:50 Break

12:50 – 2:20 SEC Comment Letter Update and Legal Issues

  • Market trends

  • Transaction Accounting Considerations

  • Non-GAAP measures, MD&A, review, segment reporting, fair value measurement, ICFR, compliance with forms, goodwill, inventory, debt

2:20 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Break

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Cyber ​​Security Update

Speakers

  • Meghan Depp, BDO, SEC National Office

  • Carly Ackerman, Deloitte Consulting, Director

  • Aleks Zabreyko, Connor Group, Partner

  • Jesse Fillerup, Connor Group, Technical Accounting Manager

  • Kristalyn Yancy, Deloitte Consulting, Principal

  • Renton Squires, PwC, Director

  • Michael Cheng, Frazier & Deeter, National Professional Practice Partner

  • Heather Bradshaw, RSM, Accounting Policy Lead for Central Region

  • Karim Anani, Ernst & Young, Partner and Head of Financial Accounting Advisory Transactions, EY Americas

  • Kumail Sarwar, Ernst & Young, Principal

  • Justin Sutherland, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Senior Enforcement Accountant

  • Kellyn Shaw, Deloitte, Manager – National Office Accounting and Reporting Services

  • Brad Porter, Deloitte, Manager – National Office Accounting and Reporting Services

  • Tim Kviz, BDO, Country Office Managing Partner – SEC Services

  • Muazzam Malik, Protiviti, Managing Director

  • Divyesh Malkan, Protiviti, Senior Director

For more information about this conference, visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/mezcjt

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