CFO Series: 2019 Technology Trends Update (IN PERSON ATTENDANCE)More Courses
TTU | In Person Training | Basic | Scheduled
- You may attend this program via live webcast from your own computer. Register for the live webcast option HERE.
- This course is one of three in the 2019 CFO Series. Purchase all three by April 22 and receive a $75 discount.
- IMPORTANT: ISCPA CPE course manuals are now all paperless. No printed copies will be distributed onsite. eMaterials will be available to download 5-7 days prior to the course in the My CPE Tracker section of the ISCPA website. Learn more here.
The CFO Series features high-quality education presented by financial management veterans in an interactive, executive level approach.
Fields of Interest
- Information Technology
CPAs, CFOs, controllers and auditors.
To understand emerging technologies impacting the fields of accounting, finance and auditing. After attending this course you will be able to actively participate in discussions with management, IT and service providers about information technology topics.
Obtain a comprehensive update of various technology trends and innovations impacting you, your organization and the accounting profession. Topics covered will include artificial intelligence, data analytics, business intelligence, cloud accounting software, IoT (Internet of Things) and more.
Blockchain Technology-What Every CFO Should Know:
One of the most talked about new technologies that has the potential to significantly disrupt the accounting industry is Blockchain. This discussion will provide a practical and easy to understand explanation of Blockchain and the potential applications in accounting and finance.
Leverage Big Data and Data Analytics to Make Better Decisions:
For CPAs, the ability to unleash the power of big data and data analytics provides an unprecedented opportunity to enhance your market value. Data analytics tools are getting easier to use and more powerful. CPAs are in a prime position to be the go-to professional to help businesses use data analytics to make better business decisions. Learn about data analytics tools to consider and how big data can provide powerful information.
MS Office 365–Applications Lighting Round:
At last count, there were over 20 unique applications available in the Office 365 bundle. These range from the traditional Office desktop applications such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc., to a whole new generation of cloud-based applications such as OneDrive, SharePoint, Yammer, Delve and more. These newer cloud-based applications will help you transform to a digital business model. This discussion will provide a high-level review of all the core Office 365 cloud applications, so you can assess the strategic potential for your organization.
Bryan L. Smith
Bryan serves as a trusted adviser to CPAs on all aspects of information technology. Bryan’s expertise includes in-depth knowledge of paperless work flow solutions, the impact of technology on internal controls, strategic IT infrastructure design and information security best practices. As a nationally recognized author and presenter on information technology issues impacting CPAs, Bryan is passionate about the opportunities for CPAs to benefit from safe and secure computing.