CPA Crossings Technology Trends Update

Description

One of the biggest professional challenges for CPAs, CFOs, controllers and auditors today, is keeping current with the rapid pace of change in information technology. This course explores the new and emerging technologies impacting the fields of accounting, finance, auditing and business overall. Covering the full landscape, from the ground level of personal computer technology to the 5,000-foot level of emerging mega technologies like blockchain, digital and crypto currencies, artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics, robotic process automation (RPA) and more. This presentation will provide you with the latest updates on all these mega trends.

Investing a day to attend this course prepares you to actively participate in discussions with clients, colleagues, management, IT and service providers on the current state of technology and its impact on business. Particularly in our new "remote working" paradigm.

Date/Time

Monday, June 14, 2021
Registration Time: 8:00am
8:00am – 4:00pm

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Course Type

On-line Live Vendors

CPE Credit

8.00 hours CPE credit

Field of Study

Specialized Knowledge & Applications

Level of Knowledge

Intermediate

Designed For

Anyone who wants to update and expand their knowledge of all that is going on with technology in the business world today

Vendor

CPA Crossings

Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Highlights

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:

  • Emerging mega technologies at the core of "Industry 4.0" - what they are and potential applications
  • State of the cloud computing market and working remotely
  • The explosive growth in the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Big data, data analytics and KPI dashboards, the new frontier for CPAs
  • Automation through artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotic process automation (RPA)
  • Blockchain technology: the new data storage model
  • Digital and crypto currencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum and more
  • Current state of cloud based software - financial, ERP, workflow and personal productivity applications
  • Update on personal devices: PCs, displays, mobile and more


Objectives

After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Recognize and be aware of the important technology trends that will impact you and your organization
  • Recall the important aspects of these technologies to prepare you to participate in discussions with your colleagues, clients, customers, IT staff and service providers
  • Select a strategy for how to integrate these technologies into your business model
  • Identify the emerging skills that will benefit you professionally

Location

N/A (This is a webcast)
Member Fee $199.00
Non-Member Fee $199.00
Your Price $199.00

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