UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND NETWORKING EVENTS An Introduction to Blockchain and Reporting Tuesday, July 23, 2019 | Barbados Join the CPA Canada Barbados Chapter for a comprehensive session on Blockchain. This session will explore Blockchain technology, outline the key benefits, and explain how businesses are leveraging this technology to create value, new opportunities and address traditional problems. The session will feature a variety of Blockchain experts, each sharing their knowledge and expertise. LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Blockchain’s impact on digital currencies in the Caribbean market Treatment, considerations and the use of international structures Accounting policy settings and classifications (revenue recognition, equity, assets and expenses) Real use cases (regulatory/legal) and the future prospect of Blockchain Blockchain disruptions Real-life examples from a variety of companies to learn from their successes and failures How Barbados can use Blockchain to drive competitive advantage SPEAKERS INCLUDE: Justin Cole, CPA, CMA, Vice President Management Services, DGM Group Tara E. Frater, Principal and Founder of FT Legal – Barbados Legal/Regulatory Roland Haggins, CARICOM Director and Country Manager at AION Stephen Phillips, MSc., BSc (hons), Vice President - Special Projects, Bitt EVENT DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS: Date: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Time: Registration and Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. Session: 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CPD hours: 4 CPD hours Location: Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados PRICING INFORMATION Members: CAD$65.79 Please sign in to “My Account” on the CPA Store to access member pricing Non-members: CAD$83.44 Please note that the prices above have been discounted to cover the 2% foreign exchange fee. Fees are stated in Canadian Dollars, at an exchange rate of 1.498:1. Fees may vary depending on your bank. Please register no later than Tuesday, July 16, 2019 by clicking on the link below. Due to catering requirements, registrations after this date cannot be accommodated. Don't miss this great opportunity to update your skills and network with your fellow CPAs. HOW TO REGISTER If you have any questions relating to this event, please email Stephen Coyle, Manager, Member Support at CPA Canada.