2019 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting

Preliminary Program

Friday, January 11, 2019

7:00 am - 11:45 am Doctoral Consortium

Friday, January 11, 2019 - FARS Midyear Meeting


8:00 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast for Technical Session Participants

 8:30 am - 11:30 amTechnical Session: Igniting Your Coding Engine - A Hands-on
Workshop on Extracting and Working with Textual Data 
Presenters: Khrystyna Bochkay, University of Miami, Roman Chychyla, University of Miami,
Andrew J. Leone, Northwestern University
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
Lifetime Service Award Recognition for Katherine Schipper, Duke University
Speaker: Bob Laux, International Integrated Reporting Council

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm Plenary Session

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Break

3:45 pm - 5:15 pm Concurrent Sessions

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Reception

Saturday, January 12, 2019- FARS Midyear Meeting

8:00 am - 9:30 am Concurrent Sessions

9:30 am - 10:00 am Break

10:00 am - 11:30 am Concurrent Sessions

11:45 am - 1:30 pm Lunch
PhD Mentoring Award Recognition for Russell J. Lundholm, The University of British Columbia

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Concurrent Sessions

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Break

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Concurrent Sessions

 5:30 pm - 6:45 pmReception

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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