CPE Events

CPE EventThe Department of Accounting holds two Continuing Professional Education (CPE) events each year.  The Accounting Society student organization organizes a CPE event every December.

During the Spring term the Department of Accounting and the Department of Economics and Finance co-host a CPE event focused on ethics.

Schedule for the Wednesday, December 13th CPE event

8:00 – 8:30 Registration and continental breakfast

8:30 – 9:20   James White, Controller, Arkansas Dept of Health Fraud Rationalization governmental

9:20 – 9:45 Roger Dorsey, UALR professor tax

9:45 – 10:10 Joshua Kerr, UALR professor tax

10:10 – 10:20  BREAK

10:20 – 11:10  Dan Harpool, owner of Complete Computing, UALR professor, cyber security

11:10 – 12:00  John Fiebig, Senior Deputy Director, PCAOB An Update on PCAOB Matters accounting

12:00 – 12:45 LUNCH (provided)

12:45 – 1:35  Bruce Engstrom, EGP forensic accounting

1:35 –  2:25 Holly Fish, EGP networking

2:25 –  2:40 BREAK

2:40 – 3:30   TJ Boyle, Frost  New Lease Accounting Standards accounting

3:30 –  4:20  Mark Ohrenberger, Arkansas State Board of CPA’s  State Board Rules ethics

Click here to register.  Cost is $125 early bird, $150 after 5:00 PM Dec 1st.

Attendance for the entire day will earn 1 hour of tax, 4 hours of accounting, 1 of state board ethics, and 2 other CPE.

The auditorium will have a table, an electric outlet, internet access, and plenty of elbow room for each attendee.  Each registrant will receive the event booklet via email before the event.

We suggest parking in the UALR Parking Deck, which will be free for the event.  We will have signs and students directing registrants to the Dickenson Hall auditorium where the event will be held.