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 Seminar

Preliminary Program

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
Dan Black, EY

8:55 am – 10:10 am AICPA Trend Discussion: Hiring/ Number of Accounting Majors - Skill sets of the future
Yvonne Hinson, AICPA

10:15 am – 10:45 am Break

10:45 am – 11:35 am Baker Tilly: Education Field Presentation
Raina Rose Tagle, Baker Tilly

11:40 am – 12:30 pm Metrics, Impact, and Useful Tools
Fran Ayres, University of Oklahoma

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

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 AAA Measuring Research Impact
Martha Eining, University of Utah; Julie Smith David, American Accounting Association

9:25 am – 10:15 am AACSB Session
Stephanie Bryant, AACSB

10:15 am – 10:45 am Break

10:45 am – 11:35 am Faculty Evaluation
James Wahlen, Indiana University-Bloomington
Gary McGill, University of Florida

11:40 am - 12:30 pm Concurrent Sessions - 1 for Program Directors

Session A Predatory Journals - What does it mean to be a peer reviewed journal

Session B AICPA - Skill sets of the future (Audit of the future)

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 Wellness and Health Consideration
Dan Stone, University of Kentucky


 The CPE Fields of Study curriculum is divided into twenty subject matter areas. These fields represent the primary knowledge and skill areas needed by accounting licensees to perform professional services in all fields of employment. Sessions that offer CPE credit have the Field of Study and Credit Hours (CH) in red. Each Credit Hour is based on 50 minutes. The Program Level for each of these sessions is Basic, unless otherwise stated. Delivery Method: Group Live.

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