FEI is pleased to announce the launch of a new international chapter, FEI Japan! The inaugural event, set to take place on Feb. 22, 2012, will kick off with an a.m. roundtable hosted by FEI Japan and Keidaren (Japan Business Federation), entitled "Technical Roundtable on IFRS and How It Relates to the U.S. and Japan." Following the morning roundtable, there will be an afternoon session with representatives of U.S. and Japan National corporations on discussing the impact of the IASB's Lease accounting and Revenue Recognition proposals. A reception will be hosted by FEI in the evening. The February 22 event is by invitation-only. As shown in the event notice below, requests for an invitation should be emailed to Jim Eagen, FEI's Director of Professional Development and Conferences, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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