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2022 Small Business Mini-Workshop (In-Person)

June 27, 2022 8:30am - 12:00pm

Metairie

4.00 Credits

This little program packs a big punch! Designed to address the core issues facing Louisiana’s small businesses, this concentrated event brings you some heavy hitters from around the state. You’ll walk away with important information you can use to amplify your resources for maximum business growth. 8:00-8:25a Registration/Continental Breakfast 8:25-8:30aWelcome/AnnouncementsGeralyn Suhor, CPA • Co-Chair, LCPA's Business4Business Committee 8:30-9:30aLet's Talk– Local Tax Topics Darlene A. Allen, MBA, CPA • Executive Director Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators • Baton Rouge, LA 9:30-10:40aSmall Business. Big Possibilities: Louisiana Tax Incentives & Programs to Help You Grow Brenda Guess, MPA • Assistant SecretaryLouisiana Economic Development • Baton Rouge, LA10:40-10:50a Break  10:50a-12:00pIntegrity Matters – An Update from The Louisiana Workforce Commission Stephen C. Harris • Employer Outreach Liaison Louisiana Workforce Commission • Baton Rouge, LA

2022 Small Business Mini-Workshop (Webcast)

June 27, 2022 8:30am - 12:00pm

Online/Webcast

4.00 Credits

This little program packs a big punch! Designed to address the core issues facing Louisiana’s small businesses, this concentrated event brings you some heavy hitters from around the state. You’ll walk away with important information you can use to amplify your resources for maximum business growth. 8:00-8:25a Log on to test video/audio 8:25-8:30aWelcome/AnnouncementsGeralyn Suhor, CPA • Co-Chair, LCPA's Business4Business Committee 8:30-9:30aLet's Talk– Local Tax Topics Darlene A. Allen, MBA, CPA • Executive Director Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators • Baton Rouge, LA 9:30-10:40aSmall Business. Big Possibilities: Louisiana Tax Incentives & Programs to Help You Grow Brenda Guess, MPA • Assistant SecretaryLouisiana Economic Development • Baton Rouge, LA10:40-10:50a Break  10:50a-12:00pIntegrity Matters – An Update from The Louisiana Workforce Commission Stephen C. Harris • Employer Outreach Liaison Louisiana Workforce Commission • Baton Rouge, LA

2022 Summer Education Conference

July 18, 2022 8:00am - July 22, 2022 11:40am

Gulf Shores

20.00 Credits

Join us in Gulf Shores this summer! Nestled inside the beautiful 6,150-acre Gulf State Park, The Lodge is off the beaten path and naturally lends itself to social distancing. The resort is steps away from 28 miles of hiking and biking trails, and its private beachfront provides plenty of space to spread out.  Make your reservations early to get these exclusive rates at The Lodge: GULF FRONT King or 2 Queens (w/ balcony) $279 King w/ bunk beds (w/ balcony) $309 PARK VIEW King (no balcony) $239  2 Queens (w/ balcony) $259  King w/ 1 Bunk Bed (w/ balcony) $259 CLICK HERE TO RESERVE ONLINE Note: These nightly rates are good for arrivals as early as July 17, departing July 22, and are subject to state and local taxes. The room block expires June 28 but rooms are likely to sell out before then so reserve as soon as possible to get these rates. Space is limited and this room block will sell out. Reserve your room TODAY. CPE/AGENDAThe conference will offer CPE each morning, leaving your afternoons free to explore the park, kayak the Gulf, or simply lounge on the beach. Sessions and speakers include: MONDAY, JULY 18 8:00 - 11:40 amTax UpdateLisa McKinney, CPA • University of Alabama, Culverhouse School of Accountancy • Tuscaloosa, AL TUESDAY, JULY 19 8:00 - 9:40 amA&A Hot TopicsMike Brand, CPA, CGMA • BMSS, LLC • Athens, AL  10:00 - 11:40 amTechnology UpdateLes Nettleton • Bourgeois Bennett • Metairie, LA 12:30 - 4:00 pmPeer Review UpdateMike Brand, CPA, CGMA • BMSS, LLC • Athens, AL(This session is OPTIONAL. Separate registration and fee required. You will be redirected to the Alabama Society website to register.) WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 8:00 - 9:40 amDiversity, Equity, and InclusionFlorence Holland, EdD • Director of Culture, Diversity, and Inclusion – RSM US LLP • Auburn, AL 10:00 - 11:40 amProfessional Issues Update with the CEO TrifectaJeannine Birmingham, CPA • CEO, Alabama Society of CPAs • Montgomery, ALRon Gitz, CPA, CGMA • CEO, Society of Louisiana CPAs • Metairie, LABlaine Peterson, CPA • CEO, Oklahoma Society of CPAs • Oklahoma City, OK 1:00 - 3:40 pmETHICS for CPAs in Public PracticeKurt Oestriecher, CPA • Oestriecher & Company • Alexandria, LA(This session is OPTIONAL. Separate registration and fee required.) THURSDAY, JULY 21 8:00 - 11:40 amAccounting & Auditing UpdateKurt Oestriecher, CPA • Oestriecher & Company • Alexandria, LA 1:00 - 3:40 pmETHICS for CPAs in IndustryKurt Oestriecher, CPA • Oestriecher & Company • Alexandria, LA(This session is OPTIONAL. Separate registration and fee required.) FRIDAY, JULY 22 8:00 - 9:40 amEconomic UpdateJames Spiro • Managing Director, Wealth Management – The Spiro Group at Morgan Stanley • New Orleans, LA 10:00 - 11:40 amESG: Supporting  the Move Towards Social ResponsivenessPaul Perry, FHFMA, CDPSE, CISM, CITP, CPA – Warren Averett • Birmingham, AL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEES:  Members: $600Non-members $700 Your registration fee includes: 20 CPE credits (including 6 A&A hours)  Breakfast each day for CPE registrants Luncheon reception on Monday; guests may attend for an additional fee ($25/adults, $10/children under 12)

2022 State & Local Tax Workshop (In Person)

July 29, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Baton Rouge

8.00 Credits

The agenda for this conference is finalized AFTER the end of the legislative session to make sure we cover all the latest changes. You can expect A legislative update A litigation update An LDR update  And other hot tax topics Attend online or in person. In-person attendees will get to connect with other practitioners and LDR reps, who will be on hand to answer your questions; online participants will enjoy an easy-to-use broadcast platform and simple CPE verification process. This event is likely to qualify for CLE. Check back closer to the event date for hours and specializations.

2022 State & Local Tax Workshop (Webcast)

July 29, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

The agenda for this conference is finalized AFTER the end of the legislative session to make sure we cover all the latest changes. You can expect: A legislative update A litigation update An LDR update  And other hot tax topics Attend online or in person. In-person attendees will get to connect with other practitioners and LDR reps, who will be on hand to answer your questions; online participants will enjoy an easy-to-use broadcast platform and simple CPE verification process. This event is likely to qualify for CLE. Check back closer to the event date for hours and specializations.

2022 Not-for-Profit Workshop

August 5, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Metairie

8.00 Credits

AGENDA 7:55 – 8:00 am Welcome & Opening Remarks   8:00 – 9:30 am Accounting and Auditing Update Jeremy Thibodeaux, CPE, CFE • Ericksen Krentel • New Orleans, LA Big changes are happening or are on the way in regard to accounting and auditing standards. Join us for this session where we assess the implications of the new standards on topics such as leases, reporting, evidence and risk assessment (just to name a few) and look ahead to what the FASB and ASB has in its pipeline as we continue to modernize accounting and auditing standards. 9:30 – 9:45 am Break  9:45 – 10:45 am A Nonprofit Forecast of a “Post-Covid” WorldBeverly Thompson, PHD, CFRE • Managing Director – Carter Global • Baton Rouge, LA In an exciting forecast of 2022 and beyond, Beverly will discuss possible tectonic shifts in US policy and social issues — while the largest transfer of wealth in history is occurring — as well as the realities of living in a “post-Covid” world and how adaptive leadership can help you navigate the road ahead. Join us to hear why it is important to your business, employees, and community to take stock and be prepared.  10:45 – 11:45 am Risk Assessment 2.0: The Revision to AU-C 315 J. Michael Inzina, CPA, CGFM, CGMA • Altec, Inc. • Monroe, LA It's been 15 years since the Risk Assessment Standards were effective. The Auditing Standards Board has now issued an extensive revision to AU-C 315, Understanding the Entity and Its Environment and Assessing the Risks of Material Misstatement. This session will review the major changes, including changes in terminology and practice, that will result from the revised standard.  11:45 am – 12:45 pm Lunch (provided)12:45 – 1:35 pm  Four Phases of Attitude Steve Morgan • Motivational Speaker • New Orleans, LA  Experience the levels of emotion and attitude change that we all go through in each and every project and relationship we enter.? Learn how to identify and monitor these attitudes in ourselves and those around us. 1:35 – 2:35 pm  Legislative Auditor Update for Nonprofit Organizations?Diane Allison, CPA, CGMA, CGFO • Legislative Auditors Office • Baton Rouge, LA Statewide agreed-upon procedures have been reinstated and many streams of COVID funding are flowing. This session will discuss these and other topics affecting nonprofit organizations and their auditors. 2:35 – 2:50 pm Break 2:50 – 4:10 pm  Best Practices in Cybersecurity Holly Boullion, CISA, CISM, CISSP • CapinTech • Baton Rouge, LA We do business in a data saturated world. Meanwhile, our reliance on third parties is increasing as data storage moves to the cloud, privacy laws and regulatory requirements loom, the work force is shifting to remote environments, and breaches and ransomware are prevalent. This seminar will discuss the challenges with securing our evolving work environments and will review cybersecurity best practices to protect your organization's and clients' information.

2022 Business & Industry Conference - 1st Day Only

August 11, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

New Orleans

8.00 Credits

This is the largest gathering of industry CPAs in the state! With average attendance over 400 each year, you never know who you'll run into. The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Plus, you can't beat our low rate at the Ritz-Carlton! Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YAQYAQA for Deluxe King rooms; YAQYAQB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Business & Industry Conference" to get this rate.  

2022 Business & Industry Conference - 1st Day Only - Webcast

August 11, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

This is the largest conference for industry CPAs in the state! The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Attend online from the comfort of your favorite internet-enabled location and enjoy an easy-to-use platform and simple CPE verification. Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers.

2022 Business & Industry Conference - Both Days

August 11, 2022 8:30am - August 12, 2022 4:30pm

New Orleans

16.00 Credits

This is the largest gathering of industry CPAs in the state! With average attendance over 400 each year, you never know who you'll run into. The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Plus, you can't beat our low rate at the Ritz-Carlton! Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YAQYAQA for Deluxe King rooms; YAQYAQB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Business & Industry Conference" to get this rate.  

2022 Business & Industry Conference - Both Days Webcast

August 11, 2022 8:30am - August 12, 2022 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

This is the largest conference for industry CPAs in the state! The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Attend online from the comfort of your favorite internet-enabled location and enjoy an easy-to-use platform and simple CPE verification. Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers.

2022 Business & Industry Conference - 2nd Day Only

August 12, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

New Orleans

8.00 Credits

This is the largest gathering of industry CPAs in the state! With average attendance over 400 each year, you never know who you'll run into. The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Plus, you can't beat our low rate at the Ritz-Carlton! Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YAQYAQA for Deluxe King rooms; YAQYAQB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Business & Industry Conference" to get this rate.  

2022 Business & Industry Conference - 2nd Day Only - Webcast

August 12, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

This is the largest conference for industry CPAs in the state! The topics are selected by a committee of CPAs in industry so they are relevant and timely. Attend online from the comfort of your favorite internet-enabled location and enjoy an easy-to-use platform and simple CPE verification. Topics will include: An economic update with frequent CNBC and Fox Business guest Steve Chiavarone The State of the Louisiana Economy with Loren Scott ESG Requirements Cybersecurity Trends Tech Update for a Virtual Work Environment Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Supply Chain Issues Prohibited Practices in the Workplace Retirement Plans Check back soon for more information on the sessions and speakers.

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - 1st Day Only - Live In Person

August 18, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

New Orleans

8.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YASYASA for Deluxe King rooms; YASYASB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Accounting & Auditing Conference" to get this rate.

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - 1st Day Only - Webcast

August 18, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, mark your calendar and make plans to join us in August!

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - Both Days - Live In Person

August 18, 2022 8:30am - August 19, 2022 4:30pm

New Orleans

16.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YASYASA for Deluxe King rooms; YASYASB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Accounting & Auditing Conference" to get this rate.

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - Both Days - Webcast

August 18, 2022 8:30am - August 19, 2022 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

16.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, mark your calendar and make plans to join us in August!

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - 2nd Day Only - Live In Person

August 19, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

New Orleans

8.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, make your reservation (see below) and plan to join us in New Orleans in August. HOTEL INFORMATION The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans921 Canal St.New Orleans, LA 70112Rate: $135/night for BIC attendeesGroup Codes: YASYASA for Deluxe King rooms; YASYASB for Deluxe Double Queen roomsCall 800.826.8987 and mention the "LCPA Accounting & Auditing Conference" to get this rate.

2022 Louisiana Accounting & Auditing Conference - 2nd Day Only - Webcast

August 19, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits

The Accounting & Auditing Conference is one of our largest events of the year and covers the latest in standards, technology trends, and best practices. The agenda is still being finalized, but here's what you can look forward to: GAAP Update New ESG Disclosures with Nene Gianfala How Technology is Changing Audit Auditing Standards Update  Nonprofit Update New Quality Management Standards Mike Inzina, Mike Glen(Backup) Olivia  Cybersecurity and Technology Update with Les Nettleton SSARS Update Streamlining Excel Special Purpose Framework   The Silver Tsunami: Exiting your Business with Vanessa Claiborne Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)   EBP ASC 703, 136 Topics are subject to change and more information will be posted soon. In the meantime, mark your calendar and make plans to join us in August!

2022 Financial Institutions Conference - Live In Person

September 16, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Baton Rouge

8.00 Credits

2022 Financial Institutions Conference - Webcast

September 16, 2022 8:30am - 4:30pm

Online/Webcast

8.00 Credits