16th Annual SEC "Hot Topics" Conference Webcast | 5173256A

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September 15, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:10 PM
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CPE 8.00, MCLE 5.00
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The Center for Corporate Reporting & Governance's 16th Annual SEC Conference will provide updates directly from regulators at the SEC, FASB and PCAOB. It will also feature expert panels on boardroom issues, and legal and financial reporting hot buttons for businesses to monitor in 2017 and beyond. This year's conference focuses on “Leading Through a Disruptive Business Environment,” featuring discussions on risk management, regulation and corporate governance, tax reform and impact on the regional economy.

View the conference program here.


To address corporate reporting and governance issues facing companies and financial professionals in the changing financial environment.

Major Subjects:

Regulatory Updates from the SEC, FASB and PCAOB
• Latest SEC Enforcement Initiatives
• Recent Developments out of the Division of Corporation Finance
• Updates from the Office of the Chief Accountant
• New Projects from the PCAOB
• FASB Standards Generally Effective in 2017 and Beyond
• Key Areas of Focus for the SEC Staff

Leading Through a Disruptive Business Environment
•Risk Management and Risk Oversight
• Regulation and Corporate Governance Issues
• Updates on Tax Reforms by the New Administration
• The Changing Financial Landscape in the Region
In collaboration with the Center for Corporate Reporting and Governance at California State University, Fullerton

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Overall Conference Theme: "Leading Through a Disruptive Business Environment" Topics for the panels are business disruptions in: Risk Management, Regulation and Corporate Governance, Tax Reform, and Impact on the Regional Economy. "

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The conference is intended for audit committee members, CFOs, auditors, accountants, lawyers, academics, financial professionals and those involved in the financial reporting process.


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  • 8:00am Welcome Remarks
  • 8:05am Keynote Address: The current macroeconomic and geopolitical environment: in every dislocation, an opportunity
  • 8:55am SEC & PCAOB Updates & Q&A with the SEC & PCAOB
  • 10:20am Business Disruption (Panel I): Risk Management
  • 11:10am FASB Update & Update Q&A with the FASB
  • 12:50pm Business Disruption (Panel II): Regulation and Corporate Governance
  • 1:40pm Business Disruption (Panel III): Real Estate Industry
  • 2:40pm Business Disruption (Part IV): Tax Reform
  • 4:00pm Closing Remarks