UAB Accounting CPE Day 2
Friday, September 12, 2014 from 8:15 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join UAB's Collat School of Business for a stimulating day of CPE-credited accounting education! Each session includes information on the latest issues of importance in accounting. Course fees cover the sessions, materials, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
Please contact Eddie Nabors at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
September 12, 2014
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST: 7:45 am
SESSIONS BEGIN: 8:15 am
8 hours of Accounting and Auditing
8:15- noon | Accounting Update
Quinton Booker, PhD, CPA
BankPlus Professor and Chairman of the Department of Accounting at Jackson State University
This session provides an update on various accounting topics, including current FASB and PCAOB proposals.
12 - 1 pm | Lunch
1 - 3 pm | Performing an IT Risk Assessment
James Worrell, PhD, CPA
Assistant Professor of Accounting at the University of Alabama at Birmingham
This program will cover the necessity of performing an IT risk assessment in the broader internal or external audit context. From there, the presenter will walk through a framework for identifying key IT areas withing the audit universe and provide a step-by-step methodology for identifying key IT risk areas, as well as prioritizing each for audit follow-up.
3 - 3:15 pm | Break
3:15 - 4:35 pm | Forensic Auditing/Fraud Risk Assessment
Carol Phillips, CPA, CFE
Member of Warren Averett, LLC
This session will cover risk assessment planning, preventative and detection controls, a sample fraud policy, and other items dealing with fraud and fraud detection.