CPA Canada Cayman chapter: Professional development and networking events

In addition to professional development events, the CPA Canada Cayman Chapter will be organizing networking events for members.

UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND NETWORKING EVENTS

How Technology Impacts the Accounting Profession
Monday, May 6, 2019 | Marriott Beach Resort

The course provides a concise overview of the leading technologies and economic forces reshaping the accounting profession and how accountants are using new digital business models to thrive in the face of rapid and seismic change. Discover how accountants—once largely enterprise passengers and navigators — are elevating their role using cyber tools and becoming pilots of global business. Walk away with a simple yet effective game plan to keep up with exploding digital transformation and translate technology ambitions into practical reality.

Topics Include:

  • Leading macroeconomic and technology forces
  • Key technology trends in accounting
  • New generation of online accounting services
  • Accounting and automation
  • Overarching implications
  • How to embrace the new normal and thrive in the face of technology change

Learning Objectives

  • Examine the impact of social, mobile, analytics and cloud computing technologies on accountants
  • Explore the major shift in accounting away from historical reporting and compliance functions towards more forward-thinking and value-added services
  • Review a new generation of web-based accounting business models that are driving innovation and redefining the roles and revenue streams of practitioners

Speaker Bio:

Garrett Wasny, MA, CMC, CITP/FITP, is an award-winning Internet analyst, professional development technologist and former Price Waterhouse management consultant. He's authored three books, published 100+ articles and delivered more than 1,000 seminars and webinars on digital strategy to accounting organizations worldwide.

Event details are as follows:

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
Time: Registration starts at 8 a.m.
Session: 8:30 a.m – 4:00 p.m. (Full Day Session) Lunch will be included
Location: Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, 389 West Bay Road Seven Mile Beach
CPD Hours: 7 hours
Cost: CAN$66

If you have any questions, please contact Stephen Coyle, Manager, Member Support at CPA Canada.

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