KPMG Executive Education

29th Annual Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

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About the course

The Symposium is designed for corporate financial executives from both private and public companies who desire an update on the more important financial accounting and reporting developments over the past year. The program also will discuss other important topics impacting the responsibilities of the audience.

Those who have attended past sessions have pointed out that one advantage of the program is that it includes technical compliance topics, along with discussions of prominent practices in financial leadership. Speakers include leading executives from industry and accounting who are involved with accounting and financial reporting issues every day. They will address recent technical pronouncements and guidance from the FASB and SEC. In addition, they will share with participants their experiences in dealing with some of the important leadership issues that have helped their companies compete more effectively in today's environment.

Topics covered include:

The Symposium covers important topics, issues and trends in accounting and reporting. The agenda for the Symposium will be finalized as new developments occur, sample subject matter includes:

  • Keynote Address on Issues Impacting Financial Executives
  • FASB and SEC Current Developments
  • Accounting for Leases
  • Accounting for Financial Instruments
  • KPMG's Thought Leadership on Hot Topics
  • Breakout Sessions Focused on Trending Topics and Current Updates

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