2022 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Virtual Midyear Meeting

Read the FARS Meeting Change to Virtual-Only Setting Notice

Our in-person Midyear meeting has transfered to a virtual setting while preserving the key elements of our traditional program. Our members from around the world will be able to attend the meeting, interact with each other, and strengthen the work being shared. The virtual meeting will be accessible through the AAA virtual conference site, using your existing Midyear Meeting registration. While we are still working through the details with the AAA, we expect to run the currently-planned meeting using the same schedule, but delivered virtually. 

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Learning Objectives:

Doctoral Consortium

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Develop data analytics skills for research and teaching
  • Select and develop research topics that are relevant to accounting practice
  • Navigate the challenges of doctoral program

Midyear Meeting
After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify new topics in financial accounting research
  • Identify new techniques for conducting financial accounting research
  • Distinguish among datasets and data sources for conducting financial accounting research
  • Identify recent topics facing standard-setters
  • Familiarize yourself with topics and challenges facing financial accounting journal editors

To register for this event, click here.

To be awarded the full credit hours, you must respond to the polling questions posted periodically throughout the sessions.

CPE Information*

  • Attendees can earn up to 5.6 CPE credits at the Doctoral Consortium.
  • Attendees can earn up to 14.4 CPE credits at the Midyear Meeting.

Fields of Study: Accounting

Program Level: Update, Overview

Prerequisites: None

Advance Preparation: None

*CPE Information: Please note that CPE information/credit hour totals may change slightly.

Refunds and Cancellations:

All cancellations must be received in writing at the AAA in order to be processed (emaill Cancellations received after December 22, 2021, will incur a $50 cancellation charge. No refunds will be available for cancellations after January 10, 2022, or for no-show.

For comments and concerns, please contact the AAA Office at (941) 921-7747 or email us at

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 Internet Based.

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