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Look ahead to continued economic uncertainty in 2023 with a discussion of inflation drivers and strategies to reduce it. Evaluate the effects of those strategies and other contributors and detractors to future U.S. economic growth in the years to come.
Speaker:Derek Sasveld, Sr. Vice President, Director, Investment Research and Strategy | Busey Wealth Management
Explore the most recent and upcoming pronouncement changes. Delve into leases, credit losses and more.Speaker:Melissa Lynch, CPA, Partner, Assurance - Service Industries | Plante Moran, PLLC
The famous saying, “cash is king,” rings truer than ever in a recessionary environment. Those who know how to manage cash will survive and thrive in the new normal. Learn how to develop a cash flow mindset to make the most of the current economic climate.Speaker:Leah Donti, CPA, MBA | Advantage Montreal Seminar
Examine the Lean Six Sigma DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) methodology, and explore the strategies and best practices for a successful implementation. Come away with the tools and techniques needed to improve your financial process.
Speaker: Lonnie Whisker, Senior Manager Finance Process Improvement | TTX
Automation can successfully supplement a modern accounting staff, taking redundant decisions off the plates of accountants and allowing them to focus on higher-value, strategic tasks. Discover what an AI-enabled modern accounting department looks like, what it can do, what it costs to operate, and be empowered to start your AI + automation journey!
Speaker:Chris Denver, CPA
Many businesses have been adversely affected by a change in the tax treatment of research and experimentation (R&E) expenses due to the application of IRC Section 174, amortizing R&E expenditures. Learn what amortized costs can qualify as research and development (R&D) tax credit under IRC Section 41.Speaker:Julie Peters, CPA, Senior Manager | Plante Moran
Create a highly engaged environment for your team to thrive! Incorporate lean thinking and purposeful problem solving into your accounting and finance teams. Learn techniques on empowering your team members to solve their own problems, making individual work more enjoyable, and shifting the mindset to continuous improvement and personal reflection.Speaker:Abe Ryder, CFA, Director, Transformation Strategy and Automation | Discover Financial Services
Discuss implications of in-person, hybrid, and fully remote work environments. Discover ways to motivate staff in various modalities and how to keep staff engaged to avoid burnout and turnover.Moderator:Wendy Kelly, CEO & Managing Principal | CDH
BONUS LEARNING OPPORTUNITY!Pre-Conference WorkshopMarch 21, 2023 | 8:25 AM - 10:30 AM | VirtualBranding Yourself at Every Stage of Your CareerWhether you’re searching for a job or looking to showcase your value in your current role, explore why personal branding is important at every stage of your career. Engage in interactive breakout sessions to draft your own, collaborative
branding statement. Come prepared to hit the ground running!Pre-Conference Registration
Special Thanks to the Corporate Finance Content Advisory Group:
Kevin Grisamore, CPA | TTX Company Jennifer Koss, CPA | GT MechanicalGayle Bobo, CPA | National Association of RealtorsNadia Lagen, CPA | Ulta Beauty