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Government A&A Update - Utah

Eide Bailly Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference and Webcast

Join us for the reformatted Eide Bailly, LLP governmental accounting and auditing conference. For the first time, segments of the conference will be webcast live to other Eide Bailly offices nationwide, allowing for interaction with on-site governmental team members and peers. Registration must be in advance.

Core Topics
The conference will include the latest updates from the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB), including what you need to know to implement new GASB standards for 2019 and beyond. Topics include, but are not limited to the latest information on Debt Disclosure and Direct Borrowing, Fiduciary Activities, Leases and the GASB’s projects on Conduit Debt Obligations, the Financial Reporting Model Project and Subscription-Based Information Technology Arrangements.

Learning Objectives:
• Discuss the new GASB standards and their effect on your government
• Review key aspects of the new Government Auditing Standards (the Yellow Book) for non-auditors
• Define Performance Auditing – what is it and how it can make your government better
• Discuss what happens when an auditor becomes involved with exempt offering documents (debt issuance) and what it means
• Identify strategies for preventing fraud

Eric S. Berman, MSA, CPA, CGMA, Partner, Eide Bailly, LLP
Eric is a nationally recognized speaker, author, thought leader and auditor with a wealth of government client experience. He brings a unique perspective to the firm's clients as a former Deputy Comptroller of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, a chief financial officer of a state agency and an audit partner with clients ranging from a well-known stadium to statewide pension systems.

Audrey Donovan, CIA, CGAP, CRMA, Senior Manager, Eide Bailly LLP Specialty Services

Audrey helps state and local governments with performance audits. She also assists privately held and publicly traded companies with internal audits.
Audrey is detail-oriented and focused and takes the time to understand the overall expected outcomes. She will work with you to identify the best approach that is both efficient and effective.


Registration: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Session: 8:00 – 4:00 p.m.
NOTE: Light breakfast and lunch will be served on site.

CPE Information
CPE Credits:  4 Credits of each Category
CPE Category: Governmental Accounting; Audit and Assurance 
Level: Basic     
Delivery Method: In-person & Web based Group Sessions

Additional Information:
No prerequisites or advanced preparation required. For information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact Jason McKeever at 701.476.8773. 

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