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Friday, November 6, 2020 Webcast

Blockchain Technology: What Every CPA Should Know - 2020 Update (X2-15157)

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST
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2.0 CPE Credits in SK

OVERVIEW

One of the most talked about emerging technologies that has the potential to significantly disrupt the accounting profession is blockchain. This course is designed to bring you up to speed on what this revolutionary technology is all about.

DESIGNED FOR

Anyone who wants to become familiar with this rapidly evolving technology

BENEFITS

After attending the presentation you will be able to...
  • Recognize the concepts and terminology of blockchain technology
  • Formulate a solid understanding of how blockchain works
  • Recognize potential applications for blockchain
  • Apply the knowledge gained to participate in discussions about blockchain

HIGHLIGHTS

The specific topics that will be presented include:

  • An explanation of what blockchain is
  • Review of the nomenclature associated with blockchain technology
  • Thorough review of the components of a blockchain application
  • Review of current and potential applications for blockchain and its impact on commerce
  • Potential impact on the CPA profession in accounting and auditing

COURSE LEVEL

Overview

PREREQUISITES

None

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

John Higgins

John Higgins, CPA.CITP

CPA Crossings, LLC

John is the co-founder of CPA Crossings, LLC, established in 2001, which specializes in helping accounting, tax and financial professionals leverage technology to increase the quality and efficiency of their services.

John delivers over 100 presentations annually on a wide range of accounting industry related technology topics including blockchain, big data, data analytics, cloud computing and all things Office 365.

Some of John’s key accomplishments include induction into the AICPA Business & Industry Hall of Fame and selection as a top 25 thought leader for the accounting profession by CPA Practice Advisor magazine from 2011 through 2019. John was a former national technology consulting partner with BDO, LLP and past chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs. John also co-authored the book 10 Steps to a Digital Practice published by the AICPA.

PRICING

$69.00 - Member

$79.00 - Nonmember

$0.00 - Student Member

$0.00 - CPA Candidate Member

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COURSE DEVELOPER

CPA Crossings