Thank you for attending the 2016 SHOW! Please mark your calendars for the 2017 SHOW, taking place on August 29-30, 2017.


August 29 - 30, 2017
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL 

2016 Agenda


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Nationally Recognized Keynote Presentations

The State of the CPA Profession
Scott D. Steffens, CPA, Partner, Grant Thornton LLP, and Chair, Illinois CPA Society Board of Directors, Chicago, IL
Todd Shapiro, President  & CEO, Illinois CPA Society, Chicago, IL

Economic Update
Moderator: John Baker Welch, Economist/Portfolio Manager, Vice President, William Blair, Chicago, IL
Panelists: Lindsey Piegza, Chief Economist, Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Chicago, IL
Vladimir Signorelli President & Global Market Strategist, Bretton Woods Research, LLC, Long Valley, NJ

Technology Futures – 2016
Dana R. ‘Rick’ Richardson, CPA, CITP, CGMA, Technology Futurist and Managing Partner, Richardson Media & Technologies, LLC, Canton CT

How to Stay Ahead of the 24 Hour News Cycle
Jay Levine, Special Contributor, CBS 2 Chicago, Chicago, IL

10 Cutting-Edge Tracks of Education to Personalize Your Learning Experience:

  • A&A
  • Tax
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Technology
  • Leadership & Development
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • QuickBooks Academy
  • Microsoft Experience Center
  • CPE Walking Tours

Thank you to our 2016 Exhibitors and Sponsors!

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