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Higher Education & Nonprofit Summit 2019

April 12, 2019
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM EST

The Umstead Hotel & Spa
100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC 27513
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  • Summary
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  • CPE Information
  • Presenters
The Carolinas practice of BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary CPE-qualified program. This event highlights timely technical updates and provides key takeaways from hot topics that directly impact the higher education and nonprofit industries.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to ask meaningful questions of our subject matter leaders, who will present comprehensive updates on the topics listed on the agenda tab. 

We look forward to seeing you April 12th!
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM - Registration

10:00 AM to 11:15 AM - Nonprofit & Education Industry Technical Accounting Update

11:15 AM to 12:05 PM - Cybersecurity & Privacy Considerations for Nonprofits

12:05 PM to 12:40 PM - Break/Working Lunch

12:40 PM to 1:30 PM - Consideration in Monitoring Sponsored Research and Student Financial Aid

1:30 PM to 1:45 PM - Break

1:45 PM to 3:00 PM - Thriving Institutions: New Lessons from Research and Practice
CPE Breakdown
  • 2.5 credits in the field of Accounting
  • 1.5 credits in the field of Specialized Knowledge
  • 1.0 credit in the field of Information Technology

Learning Objectives
  • Plan and prepare for Nonprofit financial accounting and reporting changes
  • Examine trends and hot topics across the Higher Education landscape
  • Discuss why cybersecurity is important for nonprofits
  • Examine considerations in monitoring sponsored research and student financial aid
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 5.0 total CPE credits available
Program Level: Update
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org
Laura Hars, Director, Cybersecurity Advisory Services, BDO
Emma Jones, Chief Brand Officer / Owner, Credo
Lee Klumpp, National Assurance Partner, Nonprofit & Government, BDO
Andrea Wilson, Partner, Nonprofit and Education Advisory Services, BDO