Financial Accounting & Reporting Update 2018 (Burlingame, CA, United States - May 22nd-23rd, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--()--The "Financial Accounting & Reporting Update 2018" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

We are seeing an unprecedented level of major accounting changes from US and international standard-setters. This conference will address the latest developments in key areas. Experts from the Big Four and regional firms will lead the discussion.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the latest accounting changes in key areas
  • Recognize the timelines and key factors
  • Begin to assess the effects of these standards on your company or clients.

Who Should Attend:

  • CFOs (and their staff)
  • Controllers
  • VPs of Finance
  • Financial Managers
  • Internal Auditors
  • Tax Accountants
  • Treasury Staff
  • Accountants in Industry
  • Internal Control/SOX personnel
  • Consultants
  • Public Accountants
  • Educators

Agenda:

Agenda: DAY 1

8:00 - 8:45 - Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:45 - 10:00 - Financial Accounting Update

FASB Technical Agenda Overview

Key Learnings from Recent Lease and Rev Rec Implementations

Accounting for credit losses

What to Expect from FASB in Next Year

10:00 - 10:15 - Break

10:15 - 11:15 - Cybersecurity Update

What can you do?

Recent trends

Who is targeting you?

Methods of Attack

Phishing, Malware, Physical, Through Business Partners and Via New Technologies

11:15 - 12:30 - Accounting for Leases: New Rules

Identification of a Lease

Key Concepts

Lease Classification

Lessee and Lessor Accounting

Examples

12:30 - 1:30 - Lunch

1:30 - 3:30 - Revenue Recognition

Key provisions of new standard

Considerations and illustrative examples for collectibility, contingent revenue, sales to distributors, performance obligations over time, elimination of VSOE for software transactions, use of residual approach, term licenses, time value of money, disclosure implications

3:30 - 3:45 - Break

3:45 - 5:15 - Trump Presidency and the SEC: Handicapping the New Regulatory Environment

SEC Personnel Update

The Financial CHOICE Act

JOBS Act Implementation Update

FAST Act (aka JOBS Act 1.5)

What to Expect

Agenda: DAY 2

8:30 - 9:45 - SEC Reporting:

Opportunities for Time and Cost Savings

Form 10Q Efficiencies

Interim Financial Statements

MD&A

Quantitative & Qualitative Disclosures

9:45 - 9:55 - Break

9:55 - 10:55 - Tax Update

After the election: Federal Tax Legislative Outlook for 2017 New Rules

Preparing for the financial statement impact of tax reform

State Tax: significant legislative, regulatory and case law updates

10:55 - 11:00 - Break

11:00 - 12:30 - Accounting for Stock-Based Compensation

10 Years later but still full of complex nuances

Impact on corporate income tax accounting

Calculation of earning per share

Presentation of cash flow statement

12:30 - 1:30 - Lunch

1:30 - 2:45 - Accounting for Transactions

Business Combinations

Recent Trends

2:45 - 3:00 - Break

3:00 - 4:15 - SOX & Internal Controls Update

Impact of new revenue recognition standard

Continuing evolution of COSO

Survey results

For more information about this conference visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sbg75z/financial?w=4

Contacts

ResearchAndMarkets.com
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Accounting

Contacts

ResearchAndMarkets.com
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Accounting