Accounting Day 2017 Program and Speakers

This page is the 2017 program.  Note the addition of the CFO Track. This track is designed to increase caliber of the presentations and attract a new demographic of attendees.

Scroll Down to see the full Program.

Mobile Site; Visit the home page for the Apple and Android Apps located in the right panel, scroll past the exhibitors.

Start Time: Track A and F start at 8:10. The Tracks T, P and CFO start at 9:15. If you don't have an interest in Track A or F then you want to arrive around 8:30 or 9:00. You'll have time to register, visit the exhibitors and be on time for the 9:15 session.

Keynote: The keynote speaker is during the lunch hour. There is no morning general session.

To read or download the speaker's presentation, simply click on the desired topic and then scroll down. Most all speakers participated in making their presentation available.

Past year websites and the programs are on the Info > History Link then click the Program Link in the selected year.


-Below is the complete 2017 program in a matrix view. Click the topic to see full details.

-Click the speaker's name to see the session(s) they are presenting:

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TimeTrack ATrack TTrack PTrack CFOTrack F

CFO Panel Judy Thompson, Moderator

12:15-1:40Lunch & Keynote: Simply Brilliant. How to be Purposefully More Creative and Accelerate Your Career. - Bernhard Schroeder

SSAE 18: What are the Changes Brenda Piazza & Gregg Landers  

Reporting Unclaimed Property to the California State Controller Katey Cayabyab-California Controllers/Unclaimed Property Office

Why Meaningful Feedback is so Important Helen Adams and Gwen Rosenberg  

2:40-3:05Break - Vendor Drawing

Assessing Cybersecurity Environments and IT Controls Brenda Piazza & Ted Doolittle