Education Seminar for Certified Public Accountants

Education Seminar for Certified Public Accountants


Education Seminar for Certified Public Accountants 2019

The Department of Accounting at the University of South Alabama Mitchell College of Business presents an 8-hour Continuing Professional Education Seminar for Certified Public Accountants. This seminar is 8 Hours of CPE (Approved by Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy) and 8 Hours of Accounting & Auditing. Refreshments and Lunch included.

Thursday, September 26, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
University of South Alabama
Faculty Club

United States
$160 Per Person



Click here to register by mail. 

For questions please contact Sharon Lanier at 251-460-7410

Conference Agenda 

Thursday, September 26, 2018
7:30-8:30 Registration and Coffee

Accounting and Auditing Analytics – An introduction
Presented by Dr. Amelia Annette Baldwin
Accounting Risk Analytics
Accounting Process Analytics
Audit Analytics
Benchmarking with Analytics
Financial Analytics



10:15-11:45 Managing Social Media Risk
Presented by Dr. Robert Berry
Participants will be able to discuss and implement controls designed to ensure:
That virtual real estate is adequately protected and corresponding payments are accurate and complete
Content is adequately approved/reviewed and payments are accurate and complete
Audience engagement is authorized and appropriate
11:45-12:45 Lunch

Update – FASB Accounting Update 2016-14( Topic 858)
Presented by James Rich
The shift from “unrestricted,” “temporarily restricted,” and “permanently restricted” to “with” and “without donor restrictions.” 
Disclosure requirements of liquidity and managing liquidity risk.
Presentation of functional expenses and major program determination

2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-4:00 Audit Risk Assessment
Presented by Dr. Tristan Johnson
Risk assessment standards:
  • Problem of noncompliance/nonconforming engagements
  • Role of the audit risk model
  • Implementation of risk assessment standards:
  • Identifying risks of material misstatement
  • Assessing risks of material misstatement
  • Responding to risks of material misstatement
4:00  Closing Remarks