Educational Webcasts and Webinars

IN FOCUS: Revenue and Expense Recognition—Preparers and Auditors I

 
Date: Thursday, November 12, 2020

Time: 2:00–3:00 p.m. EST

Program Description: The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) is pleased to announce its Revenue and Expense Recognition webinar series for preparers and auditors of financial statements. This is the first of three webinars designed to cover the major areas included in the Revenue and Expense Recognition Preliminary Views issued by the GASB on June 16.

The areas that will be covered in this webinar are intended to introduce participants to:
  1. Objective of the project
  2. Issues identified regarding information provided based on the application of current literature
  3. Model components
  4. Conceptual underpinnings of proposals
  5. Categorization of revenues and expenses.
Speakers: Paulina Haro, Supervising Project Manager; and Erin McKenzie, Project Manager.

Moderator:  David R. Bean, Director of Research and Technical Activities
 
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
  1. Understand the background and drivers of this project
  2. Understand the need for each of the components of the proposed revenue and expense recognition model
  3. Understand how to apply the categorization methodology proposals to transactions in the scope of this project.
Participants will have the opportunity to submit questions to the panelists during the webinar.

Delivery Method:  Group-internet based

Program Level: Basic

Program Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation Needed: None

Recommended CPE: 1.0 hour; final CPE earned will be determined based on the length of participation in the program, polling questions as described in CPE Eligibility, and completion of a course survey. Credit is provided only to participants in the live broadcast of this course. Please note that credit is not provided for group viewing. Each participant must be registered separately and meet both polling and duration requirements as per NASBA.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: There is no cost for this course and there is no cancellation penalty. Participants will be notified by email as soon as possible if the course is cancelled for any reason.

Complaint Policy: To register complaints about course content or delivery method and to inquire about the timeliness and accuracy of CPE credit posting for this event, contact CPEGASB@gasb.org.


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