AICPA Association News

Don't miss this year's AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference -- June 21-23

BusIndNews | Apr 19, 2017

Join us June 21-23 at this comprehensive forum that deals with the challenges facing nonprofit practitioners and financial executives today. Get up to date on all of today's changes and issues facing the NFP industry, register at

New CGMA webcast: Are budgets still relevant? -- June 20 at 11 a.m. ET

BusIndNews | Apr 19, 2017

Volatility and uncertainty are inherent in today's business environment, so how useful are very detailed annual budgets? The answer is not much, but that does not mean that budgeting is a waste of time. In this webcast, David Axson, global lead of Accenture's CFO Strategies practice, will describe how organizations are transforming their budget processes to remain relevant. Register here.

New CGMA webcast: Two soft skills for your success -- May 24 at 11 a.m. ET

BusIndNews | Apr 19, 2017

Join Deborah Shames and Sally Phillips for an exclusive CGMA webcast on procuring two key soft skills for your success. During the session, Deborah Shames will share practical techniques for effective presentations, and Sally Phillips will provide tips and considerations on how to successfully engage and manage difficult conversations. CGMA designation holders receive a 20% discount. Register here.

New CGMA webcast: Understanding cybersecurity risk: An accountant's perspective -- May 11 at 12 p.m. ET

BusIndNews | Apr 19, 2017

Long gone are the days of cybersecurity being the IT department's problem. It's an "all-of-us" problem. Join Theresa Grafenstine on May 11 as she provides practical ways for accountants and internal auditors to be part of a cybersecurity program. CGMA designation holders receive a 20% discount. Register here.

Vibrant new look for a united profession

BusIndNews | Apr 19, 2017

The AICPA has introduced a modern look to reflect the dynamic role of CPAs in powering businesses, governments and economies worldwide. Bold and iconic, the new brand reflects the individual membership bodies of the AICPA and CIMA as well as the connectivity across public and management accounting through our new Association of International Certified Professional Accountants. The new look was developed through extensive testing with members and students, who described it as professional, visionary, dynamic and influential. Learn more in this member letter. And check out the new brand on the Association website. You'll see more changes as we roll out the brand in the coming weeks.

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