FASB Webcast and Webinar Series

IN FOCUS: FASB CPE Provider Forum


Date: Monday, October 12, 2020

Time: 12:30–2:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Program Description: The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) is pleased to present its biannual online technical forum for commercial accounting continuing professional education (CPE) providers. The forum is open to stand-alone CPE providers whose primary business is to provide CPE, as well as individuals who provide CPE within their organization (for example, a CPA firm) or to their organization’s clients. CPE credit will not be provided for this forum.
 
Topics of discussion are expected to include current reporting issues (especially COVID-19-related issues), revenue recognition, leases, credit losses, and select ongoing projects.

Speakers: Rich Jones, FASB Chair; Shayne Kuhaneck, FASB Deputy Technical Director; Jeffrey Mechanick, FASB Assistant Director—Nonpublic Entities; Liz Gagnon, FASB Supervising Project Manager; and other FASB Staff.
 
Delivery Method:  Group-internet based
 
Program Level: Overview
 
Program Prerequisites: None
 
Advanced Preparation Needed: A slide presentation will be provided. It is suggested that the participants become familiar with the topics that will be discussed during the forum including reading recent ASUs and prepare questions in advance to ask the FASB Board and staff during the forum.
 
Refund/Cancellation Policy:  There is no cost for this course and there is no cancellation penalty.  Participants will be notified by email as soon as possible if the course is cancelled for any reason.

If you have any questions, comments, or further suggestions, please reach out to Elizabeth Gagnon at (203) 956-3477 or eagagnon@fasb.org.