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Chapter PD: Tax Update and IT Security

January 27, 2018

Session 1 – Tax Update

It is critical to know personal tax changes for 2017 with all the recent changes and policies announced by Ministry of Finance. This workshop will answer questions about required documentation, tax compliance and tax planning for individuals and families. Come and get yourself ready for another exciting tax season!

Speaker: Cynthia Hamilton, CPA, CGA, BAccS (Partner, Kemp Harvey Group)

Session 2 – IT Security

In today’s world, cyber security is no longer an option. A breach of client or customer data can incur immense costs that can even drive an organization out of business. Participants of this course will learn about the current threat trends such as ransomware, phishing, social engineering, exploit kits, and more. Tools and techniques to protect and secure data, such as encryption, malware protection, secure communication, and data backup will also be presented. As many organization are adopting cloud services, implications of data security in the cloud, the advantages and drawbacks, will be discussed as well. It’s time to know about the risks and threats facing an organization, and the mitigation techniques that will secure your environment.

Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 am Registration and Breakfast; 10:00 am Refreshment;

Session 1: 8:00 am to 10:00 am

Session 2 :10:30 am to 12:15 pm

Location: Executive Hotel and Conference Centre, 4201 Lougheed Highway, Burnaby, BCThis event is near the Gilmore Skytrain/Brentwood Mall Location
Who: CPABC Members and Students
Early Bird Registration for both sessions: $65.00 + GST (deadline for early bird is January 14, 2018)
Registration for both sessions: $75.00 + GST (after January 14, 2018)
Registration for one session only: $40.00 + GST
CPD | Level 4 Hours ( for both sessions) | General (both sessions)
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CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster


Executive Hotel and Conference Centre
4201 Lougheed Highway
Burnaby, BC Canada
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