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CPABC Fall Pacific Summit 2017
September 20, 2017 - September 22, 2017
CPABC 2017 Fall Pacific Summit | September 20-22
Experience “The Power of Connections” at CPABC’s 2017 Fall Pacific Summit. This three-day professional development and networking event is your opportunity to connect with colleagues old and new, learn from industry experts, and discover the latest accounting-related products and services.
Gain up to 16.25 CPD credits and fulfill your ethics requirements at the Summit – choose from over 20 CPD sessions that address a variety of career-focused topics, including collaborative technologies, global economic matters, leadership, succession planning, and much more. Two, four-hour ethics sessions are available on September 20.
Hear new and inspiring perspectives on the power of play, partnerships, and productivity from the Summit’s three keynote speakers.
Roger Haskett, engagement expert and actor: Did you know play has been scientifically proven as an effective means to increase engagement, performance, and innovation? Roger will demonstrate innovative techniques that incorporate elements of play into meetings, team programming, and education in his session, “The Power of Play.”
Kelly J. Lendsay, innovator and indigenous leader: Learn how organizations can foster their inclusion initiatives and how harnessing the power of partnerships can create new social and economic prosperity for indigenous and non-indigenous communities alike. Kelly will present the session, “Inclusion Leadership – The Power of Partnerships, Who is Leading, and Why.”
Linda Edgecombe, award-winning motivational speaker: Linda will explore ways to stay focused and energized in today’s overwhelmingly busy world. She will offer relevant and easy solutions, combined with her refreshing and humorous style, in her session, “Shift or Get off the Pot! Energy and Engagement in Crazy Times.”
Bridging BC’s Skills Gap: Three prominent C-suite CPAs will discuss current hiring challenges, how these challenges they can impact productivity, and potential solutions for businesses and employees.
Update from the CPABC CEO and Board Executive: Learn the latest updates from CPABC in a panel session presented by the CEO and members of the Board Executive Committee.
Strengthen existing partnerships and meet new colleagues at the Summit’s networking events. Kick off your Summit experience on September 20 at the Welcome Reception, which will take place at the historic Laurel Packinghouse. On September 21, meet up with fellow CPAs and learn about the latest accounting-related products and services, at the Exhibitors’ Networking Reception. Plus, access the exclusive Pacific Summit mobile app to connect with other attendees, download session handouts, and play the interactive game for a chance to win great prizes!
Register now and Save
Register before the early bird deadline – 12 pm on August 21, 2017 – and save $100. Further discounts are available to groups of 10 or more, as well as to new CPAs who became members in 2017! Contact the CPABC Events Team for details.