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About BDO’s VBA Webinar Series

This series is designed to educate key audiences on the following areas: Capital Structure Optimization, Real Estate Valuation, Healthcare Valuation, and Valuation in the Life Sciences Sector. Each webinar will be led by one of our senior Valuation & Business Analytics professionals and provide relevant insights and knowledge applicable to a variety of key team members in both public and private companies. One (1) hour of CPE may be earned for each of the four events. Please note: Each course is complimentary, but registration is required.

 

 
Capital Structure Optimization Webinar







 
 

Course 5: Capital Structure Optimization

What is the ideal financing mix for a company? How can a company achieve an optimal balance between leverage and return from a market investor’s perspective? Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice for a comprehensive approach that involves the consideration of a firm’s dynamic cost of capital and credit quality, all while analyzing current capital market conditions. The discussion will cover best practices in assessing the impacts of various debt levels on a company’s operating cash flows, capital constrains, and strategic options available with each leverage scenario.  

Thursday, November 5, 2020
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

1.0 CPE credit in the field of Finance​



 
 
Real Estate Valuation Webinar







 
 

Course 6: Real Estate Valuation

What are the key elements in the valuation of real estate for the most commonly encountered property types? Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice to uncover the most common methodologies, and even more important the pitfalls of flawed methodology. Be able to answer the question; who is qualified to perform a real estate valuation? Understand the potential penalties for flawed or unqualified appraisals. We will address valuations prepared for Financial Reporting and Accounting Support engagements as well as valuations for Wealth Transfer Taxation, Feasibility Studies, Workouts and Litigation Support.  

Thursday, February 4, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

1.0 CPE credit in the field of Finance​



 
 
Healthcare Valuation Webinar







 
 

Course 7: Healthcare Valuation

In this webinar, we’ll discuss the current state of the industry and how it is impacting the valuation of healthcare entities. We’ll cover updates in the market and regulatory environment since the global pandemic was declared in March 2020 along with analyst views of the current outlook. Value drivers often change when an industry is greatly impacted as it has been with healthcare. Identifying those key value drivers will continue to be critical both for business owners and their advisors. Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice as we discuss these items as well as other valuation considerations for healthcare entities.

Thursday, May 6, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

1.0 CPE credit in the field of Management Services​



 
 
Valuation in the Life Sciences Sector Webinar







 
 

Course 8: Valuation in the Life Sciences Sector

Valuation impacts all life science companies. Whether negotiating a licensing deal, raising a financing round, preparing for an IPO, or negotiating the acquisition of a company or an asset, valuation influences almost all aspects of a life science company’s operations. Join BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice to gain a better understanding of (i) how valuation impacts life science companies; (ii) typical valuation approaches, methods, and techniques used by investors, advisors, and life science executives; and (iii) the key drivers and assumptions underlying the valuation process.

Thursday, August 5, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

1.0 CPE credit in the field of Management Services​



 

Who Should Attend?

  • CEOs
  • Board of Directors
  • CFOs
  • Treasurers
  • Finance Executives
  • Risk Officers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Lenders / Banks
  • Large Corporations
  • Private Equity Firms
  • Acquisitive Companies
  • Institutional Investors
  • Hedge Funds
  • Asset Managers
  • Venture Capital Firms
  • REITs
  • Wealth Managers
  • Advisors
  • Corporate Attorneys
  • Healthcare Consultants
 
 

Presenters:

Manny Ngan, Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Steven Kurtz, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Virginia Schnippel, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Kevin Wharton, Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA

Jason Zeman, Managing Director, Valuation & Business Analytics, BDO USA
 

 

2020 Webinar Recordings: