2018 Columbus CPE Program and Networking Reception

Networking reception will follow the event.

Where: Columbus Hilton at Easton

CPE: 4 Credits

In today’s ever-changing business climate, it’s essential to stay current on upcoming trends and developments. During this free half-day event, we will review the latest issues affecting Ohio businesses, and you can earn four hours of CPE in the process!
Make sure you bring plenty of business cards to the reception immediately following the program, where you’ll have an opportunity to network with many of Central Ohio’s leading CPAs and business leaders. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
What’s on the Horizon? – An Ohio Society of CPAs Professional Update
Scott D. Wiley, CAE, President and CEO of OSCPA will provide an update on a number of trending topics including, but not limited to, the 2018 midterms, issues impacting Ohio and our local communities, the evolution of modern technology and its effect on the profession, as well as the workplace of the future. 
Accounting Standards Update
Schneider Downs Accounting, Assurance and Advisory Services Shareholder Trevor Warren and Accounting, Assurance and Advisory Services Senior Manager Nick Lombardo will review the latest accounting and auditing updates and how they may impact your organization, including the new revenue recognition and lease accounting standards.
10 Vulnerabilities Hackers Love to Exploit
When it comes to a cybersecurity breach, we’ve all heard that it’s not a matter of “if” but “when.” So, why are so many organizations unprepared? 
In this session, Dan Desko, Schneider Downs Cybersecurity and IT Risk Advisory Services Shareholder, will discuss the current state of cybersecurity, common attack methods we use to hack into our clients’ systems during network security assessments, and lessons learned.
Tax Update
In light of rapid and dynamic tax reform developments over the last year, Schneider Downs Tax Advisory Services Shareholder Carl Scharf will provide an update on the current status of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, including recent updates and guidance issued, and how this tax act affects you, your business and planning opportunities.
In addition, Schneider Downs Tax Advisory Services Shareholder Tim Adams will provide an update on significant state and local tax developments.
Wealth Management Update
Schneider Downs Wealth Management Investment Relationship Manager Dave Brinkman will review current capital market activity and performance, and discuss capital market expectations going forward and other investment related considerations.

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