15th Annual IMA Michigan Fall Conference
Moderated by Douglas T. Hicks, CPA

Sponsored by the IMA Michigan Council

Monday, October 31, 2016

The Kellogg Center at MSU in East Lansing

Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center

Michigan State University

219 South Harrison Avenue
E. Lansing, MI 48824-1022
(517) 432-4000

8 hours of Continuing Professional Education
(Including 2.0 hours of ethics)

The 15th Annual IMA Michigan Fall Conference has concluded. Thanks to all who attended!

The IMA Michigan Council's 15th Annual Fall Conference was held on Monday, October 31, 2016 at the Kellogg Conference Center on the Campus of Michigan State University.  Doug Hicks served as Master of Ceremonies. Conference Speakers presented on on Economics, Ethics, Lease Accounting, Revenue Recognition, and Sustainable Accounting & The Future Role of Accountants in Green Accounting. Please contact Chuck Phillips via email if your business is interested becoming a sponsor of the fall conference in the future or if you have any suggestions for topics that you would like to have included on the agenda.

Click on speaker names for photos & bios; Click on speaker topics to view presentations.

 

15th Annual Fall Conference Agenda

Morning Session

8:00 - 8:25am Reception & Continental Breakfast
8:25 - 8:30am Participant Welcome, Introduction of Doug Hicks, CPA and Master of Ceremony
8:30 - 9:20am

Using Economic Data and Forecasts to Manage the Treasury Function

Brian Boike, Executive Vice-President &Treasurer,

Flag Star Bank

9:20 - 10:10am

Ethics:

Jim Berlucchi, MTS Co-Founder, Spitzer Center for Ethical Leadership

10:10 - 10:20am Morning Break
10:20 - 11:15am

Ethics:

Jim Berlucchi, MTS Co-Founder, Spitzer Center for Ethical Leadership

11:15 - 12:05pm

New Lease Accounting Standard

Jim Hannan, CPA-Managing Director and Scott Sachs, Audit Practice Leader, with Crowe-Horwath

Afternoon Session

12:05 - 1:20

Lunch, Awards and Keynote Speaker

Chapter Awards and Other Special Recognition:

2016-2017 IMA Michigan Council President, Chuck Phillips, CMA

Keynote Luncheon Speaker:

Get Your Tech On

Chris Mishler, CMA, CIA, CISA, Senior Consultant - Subject Matter Expert, Experis Finance

1:20 - 1:35pm

After Lunch Break

1:35 - 2:35pm

New Revenue Recognition Standard

Jim Hannan, CPA-Managing Director and Scott Sachs, Audit Practice Leader with Crowe-Horwath

2:35 - 2:50pm

Afternoon Break

2:50 - 3:40pm

Sustainability and Green Accounting for Business - Part 1

Kristine Brands, CMA Associate Professor of Accounting at Regis University, Denver, Colorado

3:40 - 4:30pm

The Future Role of Accountants in Green Accounting - Part 2

Kristine Brands, CMA Associate Professor of Accounting at Regis University, Denver, Colorado

4:30 - 4:45pm

Summary and Business Card Exchange-Adjournment

 


Archives of Annual Fall Conferences:

Year Number Day Date Program Archives Photos
15 Monday 10/31/2016 Conference 2016 Conference Pics-2016
14 Monday 10/19/2015 Conference 2015 Conference Pics-2015
13 Monday 10/27/2014 Conference 2014 Conference Pics-2014
12 Monday 10/28/2013 Conference 2013 Conference Pics-2013
11 Monday 10/29/2012 Conference 2012 Conference Pics-2012
10 Monday 10/24/2011 Conference 2011 Conference Pics-2011
9 Monday 10/25/2010 Conference 2010 Conference Pics-2010
8 Thursday 10/29/2009 Conference 2009 Conference Pics-2009
7 Wednesday 10/29/2008 Conference 2008 Conference Pics-2008
6 Thursday 10/25/2007 Conference 2007 Conference Pics-2007
5 Tuesday 10/24/2006 Conference 2006 Conference Pics-2006
4 Thursday 10/27/2005 Conference 2005 Conference Pics-2005
3 Tuesday 10/26/2004 Conference 2004 Conference Pics-2004
2 Tuesday 10/28/2003 Conference 2003 Conference Pics-2003
1 Wednesday 10/30/2002 Conference 2002 Conference Pics-2002

 

  

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