Online Seminar

How Technology Is Impacting the Accounting Profession

JUL 26 - Jul 27, 2022

Online

DATE

JUL 26 - JUL 27

2022

TIME

8:30 AM - 12:30 AM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

7.5 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration closed on

Jul 21, 2022

EVENT DESCRIPTION

SCHEDULE

  • Tuesday, July 26, 2022, 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 27, 2022, 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • This course provides a concise overview of leading technologies that are disrupting and reshaping the accounting profession. These include cloud computing, mobile and wearable devices, big data, automation, robotics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, cyber security, augmented reality, open innovation, crowdsourcing, crowdfunding, collaborative consumption, blockchain, Internet of Things, and more.

    Explore case studies and best practices of practitioners who are using a new generation of digital tools to perform at superhuman levels – with greater speed, accuracy and output. Review scores of new business models being used by CPAs to improve client services, lure new customers and optimize operations. Participants will walk away with a simple yet effective game plan that can translate technology ambitions into practical reality.

    TOPICS INCLUDE

    • Review online accounting applications that store and access data and programs on the Internet
    • Evaluate collaboration tools that streamline internal communications, teamwork and project management
    • Use brains-for-hire platforms that attract online talent and fresh ideas from around the world
    • Explore automation tools that replace many routine and repetitive accounting tasks
    • Analyze connected devices and smart machines that capture real-time information for business planning and resource allocation
    • Assess the shifting focus of practitioners away from backward-looking historical reporting towards a more predictive, tech-savvy advisory role

    WHO WILL BENEFIT

    This seminar is designed for practitioners at all levels who want to step up their technology game and explore a swirl of emerging digital business opportunities.

    PRICING

    Summer Sale. Discount already applied.

    $269.00 Personal Passport

    $285.00 Organization Passport

    $299.00 Member

    $299.00 Student

    $439.00 Public

    Status: Registration closed on Jul 21, 2022

    LOCATION

    Online

    SPEAKER(S) 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. Full disclosure: Garrett is an independent practitioner who provides objective information and is not affiliated with any vendor.

    SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

    • Attendees must know how to access the Internet and conduct basic business and personal tasks on their desktop and mobile devices.

    This course is a live webinar. You must attend the live course to receive verifiable CPD hours. We recommend you join five minutes prior to the scheduled starting time. To get the full experience of this interactive course, use a computer that has video and microphone capabilities.

    Electronic material can be accessed one week prior to the course at https://pdlms.cpaontario.ca/ and should be downloaded in advance.

    Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario PD Seminar policies can be found here.