U.S. GAAP/SEC Update


AICPA & CIMA SEC Conference 2019 in Hong Kong

Accounting and Reporting Update for U.S. Listed Companies and FPIs

23-25 September 2019 | Hong Kong

The AICPA & CIMA SEC Conference is returning to Hong Kong this September after a successful event last year.

Now firmly established as the foremost event in Asia for U.S. Listed companies seeking the latest updates on compliance, accounting, audit and tax, you do not want to miss the opportunity where prominent accounting leaders collaborate and share valuable industry insights.

Please join us and accounting leaders from US and Asian regulators, standard setters and issuers whose expertise will help you prepare and respond to coming changes in the profession.

A limited number of free passes are available for qualified, Asia-based, corporate FPIs or prospective FPIs, register now to secure your place!

Event details

23-25 September 2019

Hotel ICON, Hong Kong

US$1,999 standard rate for 2-day main conference and US$1,500 standard rate for Focus Day (can register for each half day)

  • 30% off for Deloitte clients and staff (contact us for a Deloitte VIP code)
  • Additional 20% off for active AICPA& CIMA members
  • Early bird and package discount up to US$200 when you book by  August 23, 2019

Registration deadline:
16 August 2019 (Friday)


Dress code:
Business attire


23 September Focus Day (09:00 – 16:35)

Morning Workshops

  • Preparing for IPO
  • Streamlining the reporting process

Discussion roundtables

Afternoon Workshops

  •  Lease Accounting: best practice
  • Reporting, Presentation & Disclosure: best practice

Discussion roundtables

Wrap up and close of Focus Day

24 September Main Conference Day One (09:00 – 17:55)

Chairperson's opening remarks

AICPA & CIMA welcome and update

A conversation with the SEC Office of the Chief Accountant on policy initiatives and current projects

Developments in the SEC Division of Corporate Finance

Managing regulatory compliance as a public company

SEC enforcement update

Working with SEC: Comment Letters

Accounting and emerging technologies

IPO registration - an issuer's perspective

Breakout tracks

  • SEC comments on the 1st year implementation of ASC606 in TMT industry
  • Tax / structures hot topics

Chairperson's close of day one followed by drinks reception - underwritten by Deloitte

25 September Main Conference Day Two (09:00 – 17:00)

Chairman's welcome to day two

Current accounting issues

IASB Accounting Standard Setting update

FASB Accounting Standard Setting update

Deep dive into US GAAP and IFRS

Audit update

PCAOB focus on Audit Committees

Audit standard setters update

Breakout tracks

  • Current accounting and reporting issues faced by FPIs and Prospects
  • Audit / Corporate Governance

CFO closing keynote

Chairman's summation and close of conference


  • All attendees will receive 14-16 CPE credits for attendance in the 2 Main Conference Days.

Please refer to the following link for more information:


This will be a highly informative, interactive session. We look forward to seeing you there.

For more information, please scan the QR code or contact Kristy Fang, Sharon Yau or Tracy Guo at Deloitte.