Forecast your future
A recent federal investigation has sent shockwaves throughout college athletics and the sports apparel industry, alleging claims of financial crime including bribery and wire fraud – opening a whirlwind of crisis management. Academic institutions would be wise to stop, look, and assess their own programs. Participants will hear from the Executive Director, National Basketball Players Association, and explore ways to improve college antifraud compliance programs.
Digital transformation is a business imperative involving more than technology. It’s about using technology to achieve ambitions and create competitive advantage. How can board members guide their companies through these changes? Participants will learn how to think about digital transformation for maximum benefit and the vital role of boards in guiding companies into the future.
Digital technologies are driving massive workplace disruption. How can CFOs leverage it to fuel sustained organizational performance through their workforce? Participants will learn why the adoption of new technologies is just one part of digital success and what the digital shift means for CFOs and their talent.
With so many changes to accounting and disclosure on the horizon, it is critical that SEC registrants be informed and prepared as year-end approaches. How could new SEC chairman Jay Clayton’s guiding principles impact the direction and agenda of the SEC, and what changes to SEC reporting requirements might affect your organization? Participants will gain insights on the potential impacts of new and existing regulatory requirements on their organizations.
As year-end 2017 approaches, companies are likely to be required to accomplish a lot in a short period of time. What tax accounting and financial reporting matters may be important for your company as the new year gets closer? Participants will gain valuable insights on the latest tax accounting developments and their impact on financial reporting for taxes.
In 2017, boardroom hot topics included board diversity and refreshment, strategy, and shareholder engagement and activism. Will these matters continue to impact the 2018 boardroom agenda and proxy season? What other topics will demand more attention from the board? Participants will gain new perspectives on topics driving the 2018 boardroom agenda.
Businesses with cross-border operations often face significant compliance and regulatory challenges, especially when different countries’ laws conflict. What can be learned by exploring the anatomy of a global regulatory crisis? Participants will learn about innovative approaches to navigating regulatory crises and mitigating associated risks.