Thank you to our sponsors for generously supporting the 2018 APLG/FSA Joint Seminar

2018 Accounting Programs Leadership Group & the Federation of Schools of Accountancy Annual Joint Seminar

Friday, February 9, 2108
6:30 am – 7:55 am Networking Breakfast

7:55 am – 8:00 am Welcome
Speakers: Craig White - University of New Mexico
Uday Murthy, University of South Florida

8:00 am – 8:50 am Plenary
EY Perspectives on Accounting Recruiting
Dan Black, EY

8:55 am – 10:10 am AICPA Trend Discussion: Hiring/ Number of Accounting Majors 
Yvonne Hinson, AICPA

10:15 am – 10:45 am Break

10:45 am – 11:35 am Baker Tilly: Developments in the Education Field 
Raina Rose Tagle, Baker Tilly

11:40 am – 12:30 pm Metrics, Impact, and Useful Tools
Julie Smith David, AAA; Martha Eining, The University of Utah; Ervin Black, John T. Steed School of Accounting  

12:30 pm – 1:50 pm Welcome Lunch and Award Presentations
Sharon Lassar, University of Denver; Parveen Gupta, Lehigh University

1:50 pm – 2:40 pm Standard A7 - Different Strategies
Guido Geerts, University of Delaware; Ann Dzuranin of Northern Illinois University

2:45 pm – 3:35 pm Insights Into Philanthropy
Dave Shufflebarger, Alexander Haas

3:35 pm – 4:00 pm Break

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Teaching, Motivating and Engaging the Next Generation of Accounting Grads
Roger Philipp, CGMA

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Reception

Saturday, February 10, 2018
7:00 am – 8:25 am Breakfast with Interest Groups/ Topical Breakout Tables

8:30 am - 9:20 am

9:25 am – 10:15 am
Predatory Journals- What Does it Mean to be a Peer Reviewed Journal
Moderator: Uday S. Murthy, Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy
Carol Sullivan, The University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Tom Madison of St. Mary's University

AICPA- Skill Sets of the Future (Audit of the Future)
Richard Gallagher, AICPA

10:15 am – 10:45 am Break

10:45 am – 11:35 am Faculty Evaluation
Jim Benjamin, Texas A&M; Gary McGill, University of Florida; James Wahlen, Indiana University-Bloomington; George R. Young, Florida Atlantic University

11:40 am - 12:30 pm What You Should Know About the New Accounting Standards
Stephanie Bryant, AACSB

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
Pathways to a Sustainable Future
Marc Rubin, AAA President-Elect, Miami University of Ohio

1:40 pm - 2:30 pm Facilitating Wellness and Health Consideration among Accounting Professionals
Julie Peters, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP; Dan Stone, University of Kentucky


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