- Denver, CO
- Hosting Speaking
Join CLA for a complimentary 2019 Denver Government and Nonprofit Training Academy, offering learning opportunities through an intensive, one-day session. You'll gain knowledge and insight to help you navigate the complex accounting, financial reporting, and operational issues facing governmental entities, higher education institutions, and nonprofits.
At the end of this session, you will be able to:
Apply information learned through training on telecom carrier charges, cybersecurity, GASB updates, FASB updates, corruption and fraud from the FBI’s perspective, single audits, and finance department assessments.
Who should attend
This session is designed for accountants, financial managers, controllers, accounting and reporting staff, board members, and anyone in a financial decision making roles for a governmental entity, higher education institution, or nonprofits.
8 – 8:30 a.m. — Registration and continental breakfast
8:30 – 8:40 a.m. — Welcome
8:40 – 9:30 a.m. — Common Ways Telecom Carriers Overcharge You
9:30 – 10:20 a.m. — Defending Your Organization Against Hackers, Fraudsters, and Cyberthugs
10:20 – 10:35 a.m. — Break
10:35 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. — Concurrent breakout sessions:
- GASB update (covering GASB Nos. 84, 87, 89 and more) or
- FASB update, including changes to revenue recognition and grants and contracts to nonprofit entities (Topic 606, ASU 2014-09, ASU 2018-08), and lease accounting (Topic 846 and ASU 2016-02)
12:15 – 1:35 p.m. — Lunch and networking
1:35 – 2:25 p.m. — Corruption of Public Officials and the FBI
2:25 – 3:15 p.m. — Single Audits: Top 10 Findings and Tips to Avoid Them
3:15 – 3:30 p.m. — Break
3:30 – 4:20 p.m. — Finance Department Assessments: Identifying and Implementing Efficiencies
4:20 – 4:30 p.m. — Closing remarks
- Jean Bushong, Principal
- Kelly Smith, Manager
- Kent Wright, Principal
- Lee Painter, Principal
- Paul Niedermuller, Principal
- Cathy J. Clarke, Chief Assurance Officer
- Allison Slife, Principal
- Adam Pyzdrowski, Principal
- Matthew Ceppi, Principal
- Michael Bobbitt, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Denver Division
Mile High Station
2027 West Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80204
Complimentary parking at the venue.
Please register by Monday, March 4.
Recommended CPE: 7 credits, 1 specialized knowledge, 1 information technology, 2 accounting (governmental), 2 auditing (government), 1 finance
Program level: Overview
Advance preparation: None
Delivery method: Group live
- Presentation: 2019 Denver Government and Nonprofit Training Academy