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Many US publicly traded companies operating on calendar fiscal years are now expected to include leases on their balance sheets as of January 1, 2019, but are they ready? As private companies continue to prepare for the January 2020 effective date, what can they learn to expedite their own lease accounting compliance work? Participants will hear from guest speakers on these and other lessons learned as the lease accounting rule takes effect.
In today’s business environment of rapidly changing and complex risks, responding to crises and other unplanned events is imperative. What is the board’s role in helping organizations become more resilient? Participants will explore a broad-based vision of resilience and the board’s role in building a resilient mindset within the organization.
Increasingly, cyber risks can have impacts in all areas of operations and almost all executive decisions. How can companies manage cybersecurity on that broader scale? Participants will gain insights on managing cybersecurity on an enterprise scale.
The art trade has transformed from a handshake business into a global market. As art increasingly is treated as an alternative asset, consumers and some governments are demanding greater transparency and due diligence. Participants will learn how application of due diligence standards and methods can help mitigate art-related risks.
The benefits of a new cloud-based ERP platform are often presented in technical terms. But for controllers, what does life really look like after implementation? Participants will gather insights into the complexities of ERP implementation to better navigate life in the cloud.
Finance forecasting and reporting capabilities didn’t evolve significantly over the past 20 years. But that changed with digital transformation. How are finance executives using new tools to generate deeper insights and stronger data-driven outcomes, faster? Participants will learn practical steps to consider on their journey from more manual, tedious finance work to digital- and data-fueled forecasting and reporting.
What income tax accounting matters should you be thinking about in 2019? How will you address impacts of ongoing developments in the post-tax reform world? Participants will gain valuable insights on the latest developments and areas of complexity related to tax accounting.