Symposium speakers to address recent standard initiatives, including lease accounting and financial instruments impairment, and other critical topics such as cyber security and new proposed tax regulations
Dr. J. P. Pawliw-Fry, renowned thought leader on the subject of emotional intelligence to increase leadership and performance, will serve as a keynote speaker at KPMG LLP’s 26th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium, one of the accounting industry’s most popular educational programs.
“Symposium attendees will benefit from Dr. Pawliw-Fry’s passion, energy and intriguing insight into leadership and performance,” said John Ebner, KPMG’s National Managing Partner – Audit. “Dr. Pawliw-Fry provides great perspective about the importance of emotional intelligence and driving performance while keeping in mind the impact of caring for your people.”
This year’s CPE-eligible Symposium, offering 16 CPE credits, will occur December 1-2 at The Bellagio in Las Vegas.
KPMG developed the annual Symposium to update financial executives on existing and emerging accounting/finance issues and standards, and to encourage peer-to-peer discussion on today’s issues, including lease accounting and financial instruments impairment.
Additional speakers at the two-day event will focus on critical business issues, including cyber security, data and analytics, revenue recognition, lease accounting, private-company issues and more. Discounts are available for early registration prior to Oct. 31, and for groups of three or more. Visit KPMG Executive Education’s Symposium website to learn more about the content and to register to attend.
WHAT: KPMG LLP’s 26th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium
WHEN: Dec. 1-2, 2016
WHERE: The Bellagio in Las Vegas
REGISTER: Visit KPMG’s Symposium website at http://www.execed.kpmg.com/content/courses/Annual-Accounting-Finance-Reporting-Symposium.aspx to learn more about discounts and to register.
Dr. JP Pawliw-Fry, is a highly sought after thought leader on the subject of Emotional Intelligence to increase leadership and performance, delivering programs on five continents this year alone. He is one of the highest rated lecturers at the prestigious Kellogg Business School of Management’s Executive Education Program. As an expert with in-depth understanding of high performance, he now spends his time acting as advisor to the US Army and Navy, Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Mercedes Benz, and Pfizer, and as performance coach to NHL and NBA teams, and Olympic medal winning athletes, as well as researching and writing on the variables that drive performance and leadership. His training includes Harvard Medical School’s Mind Body Medical Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical Center Stress Clinic, and Queen’s University.
From basic and advanced technical accounting courses and seminars for CPE credit to in-depth conferences, KPMG Executive Education provides a range of effective continuing education learning experiences for corporate executives and their staffs in the accounting, finance and business management professions. To learn more, and find registration information for the Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium, go to www.execed.kpmg.com.
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