Virtual Technical Training: Complete Four-Seminar Series


Because in-person seminars can be challenging to attend, FEI is offering virtual training as a compelling cost-effective and results-oriented solution.  These instructor-led, virtual training programs provide the opportunity to interact and collaborate with industry experts, offering real-time insights, during a focused learning opportunity. Attend one or register for the series -- each program is worth 2 CPE credits, allowing you to keep up with your continuing education requirements from the comfort of your home or office.

Register for the technical training series and save - attend all 4 programs for $175.
 

 
 

Accounting for Income Taxes
June 1, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
2 CPE credits (field of study, Accounting)

The requirements of U.S. GAAP can be overwhelming for professionals responsible for the preparation of financial statements. ASC 740, Income Taxes, provides guidance on how to account for income taxes. This program presents the latest guidance on implementation of the standard, including examples and includes the effects of the 2017 Tax Act.

Topics of Discussion:

  • Temporary versus timing differences
  • Valuation allowance—recognition and measurement
  • Accounting for uncertainty in income taxes
  • Illustrative examples and questions for discussion

 

 

Dangers of Improper Revenue Recognition
June 8, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
2 CPE credits (field of study, Accounting)

Headline after headline points out how pervasive improper revenue recognition is. Finally, the FASB has added a project to revisit revenue recognition. Through lecture and interaction, this program will identify improper revenue recognition techniques and will address quality of earnings.

Topics of Discussion:

  • General revenue recognition principles and software
  • New revenue recognition guidance as a result of a joint FASB/IASB project
  • Accounting for product financing arrangements
  • Accounting for sales of real estate
  • Service transactions and construction contracts
  • Improper revenue recognition: A problem for the profession

 

 

CyberSecurity Awareness and Assurance
June 15, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
2 CPE credits (field of study, Information Technology)

With a frequency of almost 5.5 million records exposed every day, it is no longer a question of whether your company has been compromised, but more a question of when it will happen. Are you ready? Do you have the cybersecurity knowledge and auditing skills to prevent or mitigate the next big breach? Attend and learn the basics of cybersecurity awareness and safeguarding sensitive data, and how to address cybersecurity threats within your firm.

Topics of Discussion:

  • Ransomware
  • Identity theft
  • Social engineering attacks
  • Safeguarding data

 

 

FASB Updates
June 22, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (ET)
2 CPE credits (field of study, Accounting)

This session is a must to keep you on top of the changes made by the accounting standards updates. Whether these changes are in technical or professional standards, our instructor will evaluate and emphasize those changes with broad application and offer detailed practical guidance and illustrations. 

Topics of Discussion:

  • Accounting Standards Updates
  • FASB projects
  • New Revenue Recognition Standards
  • New Lease Accounting Standard Changes 

 

 
 

Continuing Profession Education Credits
Financial Executives International (FEI) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.NASBARegistry.org. Questions? Contact FEI's Professional Development Department at conf@financialexecutives.org or 973.765.1091.

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