2018 Northeast Region Meeting

Preliminary Program

Thursday, October 18, 2018

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Table Top Displays

 1:45 pm - 5:00 pmLock City Brewery Tour
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome Reception


Friday, October 19, 2018

7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Table Top Displays


7:00 am – 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 8:10 am

President’s Welcome
Cynthia Blanthorne, University of Rhode Island

8:10 am – 9:15 am

Hub of Analytics Education: Addressing Accounting Education Challenges with OER
Speaker: Charlie Bame-Aldred, Northeastern University

9:15 am – 10:15 am

Data and Analytics: Curriculum Innovation to Meet Employer Needs
Speaker: Ann C. Dzuranin, Northern Illinois University

10:15 am – 10:45 am

Break with Refreshments

10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Speaker: Khondkar Karim, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Shifting Foundations in an Era of Change: Technology and Accounting Education
Speaker: Eric E. Cohen, Cohen Computer Consulting

1:45 pm – 3:25 pm

Concurrent Sessions

3:25 pm – 3:55 pm

Sponsored By:

3:55 pm – 5:35 pm

Concurrent Sessions 

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Reception with Effective Learning Strategies Displays


Saturday, October 20, 2018

7:00 am – 8:20 am

Breakfast with Research Roundtable Forum Session

8:00 am – 8:20 am

Business Meeting

8:20 am – 8:50 am

Speaker: Khondkar Karim, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Plenary Session #3
Speaker: Marc Rubin, AAA President, 

9:05 am – 10:45 am

Concurrent Sessions

10:45 am – 11:15 am


11:15 am – 12:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

Note: 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. 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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