2 Day Online Course: Financial Accounting & Reporting – March 15 to 16, 2022

DUBLIN, January 28, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Financial Accounting & Reporting Update 2022” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

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

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the latest accounting changes in key areas

  • Recognize the timelines and key factors

  • Begin to assess the effects of these standards on your company or clients

Who Should Attend:

  • CFOs (and their staff)

  • Controllers

  • VPs of Finance

  • Accounting Directors and Managers

  • Senior Accountants

  • Revenue Managers and Analysts

  • Internal Auditors

  • Tax Accountants

  • Treasury Staff

  • Internal Control/SOX Managers

  • Public Accountants

  • Educators

Agenda:

Agenda: DAY 1

8:45 – 10:15 SEC Update

  • SEC rulemaking

  • SEC reporting reminders

  • COVID impact

  • Comment letter topics

10:15 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 11:45 IPOs and SPACs Update

  • SEC Accounting & Reporting Requirements

  • What we are seeing in the market today

  • How valuations have been impacted

  • Accounting considerations

11:45 – 12:15 Lunch

12:15 – 1:30 SOX & Internal Controls Update

  • COVID 19 considerations

  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act Optimization and Modernization

  • Robotic process automation (RPA)

  • Risk assessment

  • ICFR areas of focus: Management review controls (MRCs)

  • Automated Controls (ITACs)

  • Material weaknesses

  • Significant transactions or events

  • Information used in the control (IUC)

  • IT/system implementation

  • System and organization controls (SOC) reports

1:30 – 1:40 Break

1:40 – 2:55 FASB Update

2:55 – 3:05 Break

3:05 – 4:50 Revenue Recognition Update

  • Price concessions

  • Modifying contracts

  • customer options and material rights

  • Performance obligations – software industry considerations

  • Significant financing component

  • Principal – versus – agent considerations

  • Contract costs

  • Onerous performance obligations/contracts

Agenda: DAY 2

8:45 – 10:00 ESG Update

  • Understanding Risks and Opportunities

  • A new way of thinking

  • Report accurately and disclose transparently

  • Create value through ESG principles

10:00 – 10:10 Break

10:10 – 11:20 SEC Enforcement Trends

11:20 – 11:30 Break

11:30 – 12:40 Accounting for Debt

  • Latest fallout from COVID-19

  • Accounting for debt modification, exchange, conversion or extinguishment

  • Should the debt be classified as current or noncurrent

  • Have financing arrangements 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, Rev Rec, Segment Reporting, Fair Value Measurement, ICFR, Form Compliance, Goodwill, Inventory, Debt

2:20 – 2:30 Break

3:00 – 4:30 Cybersecurity Update

Speakers

  • Meghan Depp, BDO, National SEC Office

  • Carly Ackerman, Deloitte Consulting, Manager

  • Aleks Zabreyko, Connor Group, Partner

  • Jesse Fillerup, Connor Group, Technical Accounting Director

  • Kristalyn Yancy, Deloitte Consulting, Senior Manager

  • Renton Squires, PwC, Principal

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

  • Heather Bradshaw, RSM, Central Region Accounting Methods Leader

  • Karim Anani, Ernst & Young, Partner and EY Americas Financial Accounting Advisory Transaction Leader

  • Kumail Sarwar, Ernst & Young, Senior Manager

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

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

  • Brad Porter, Deloitte, Manager – National Office Accounting &

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

  • Muazzam Malik, Protiviti, Managing Director

  • Divyesh Malkan, Protiviti, Senior Manager

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