The 2015 Accounting Educators Workshop will give you information on keeping your program competitive, share valuable resources to help you shape curriculum that adapts to a landscape of constantly changing standards, and provide insightful methods for integrating business and academic ethics into your lessons. Plus, you’ll an opportunity to network with other educators from around the state.
9:00 AM until 3:30 PM
Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810
Online registration is closed.
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For accounting students, the future has never been brighter. Talented graduates are in high demand and molding them into work-ready professionals is your passion.
The 2015 Accounting Educators Workshop will help you build on your existing form to make sure the pipeline is full of confident, capable accountants — professionals who embrace the value of lifelong learning. We’ll give you information on keeping your program competitive, share valuable resources to help you shape curriculum that adapts to a landscape of constantly changing standards, and provide insightful methods for integrating business and academic ethics into your lessons. Plus, you’ll have an opportunity to network with other educators from around the state.
8:30 – 8:55a
|Registration & Continental Breakfast|
|8:55 – 9:00a||Welcome & Opening Remarks|
Laura D. Wiley, PhD, CPAChair – Accounting Education Issues Committee
|9:00 – 9:50a||Implementing the 2013 AACSB Standards: Information Skills & Knowledge for Accounting Graduates|
Jan R. Williams, PhD • Dean and Professor Emeritus of the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee • Nashville, TN
|9:50 – 10:40a||Big Data Analytics: What Students & New Hires Need to Know|
Rusty Frioux • Sparkhound • Baton Rouge, LA
|10:40 – 11:00a||Break|
|11:00 – 11:50a||State Board & LCPA Update|
Darla Saux, CPA, CGMA • Executive Director – State Board of CPAs • New Orleans, LA
Ron Gitz, CPA, CGMAExecutive Director – Society of Louisiana CPAs • Kenner, LA
|11:50a – 12:40p||Lunch|
|12:40 – 2:00p||Academic Integrity in Collegiate Accounting Programs|
Christine C. Cheng, PhD • Louisiana State University • Baton Rouge, LA
Robert L. Braun, PhD • Southeastern Louisiana University • Hammond, LA
Katie McGee Barras • Louisiana State University • Baton Rouge, LA
|2:00 – 2:20p||Break|
|2:20 – 3:10p||Innovative Partnerships for Teaching Ethics|
Alfonzo D. Alexander • NASBA Center for the Public Trust • Nashville, TN
|3:10 – 3:30p||LCPA Student Outreach Initiatives|
Katherine Kovach and Ann Lupo • Society of Louisiana CPAs • Kenner, LA
|Registration Fee: $35|
To register, click the 'Register' link above, or call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272.
|Event Location & Accommodations|
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Room Rate: $139
Cut-off Date: Feb. 26
Code: Society of Louisiana CPAs
"Thanks for maintaining the
low registration fee for this conference. It's a great way
to network with other accounting instructors."
Stella Helluin, CPA
Nicholls State University