Media Advisory 09/30/20

GASB Hosting Series of CPE Webinars on the Preliminary Views, Revenue and Expense Recognition


Norwalk, CT, September 30, 2020—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) is hosting a series of webinars that will provide a comprehensive overview of the Board’s recently issued Preliminary Views (PV), Revenue and Expense Recognition.
 
This series of IN FOCUS webinars will be offered under the following schedule:
 
For Financial Statement Users
  • October 27, 2020 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT (overview of the PV). 
For Preparers and Auditors
  • November 12, 2020 2:00–3:00 p.m. EST (PV Chapters 1–3)
  • November 19, 2020 2:00–3:00 p.m. EST (PV Chapters 2 and 4)
  • December 10, 2020 2:00–3:00 p.m. EST (PV Chapters 5–7). 
Participants in the live webinars (which are offered free of charge) are eligible for 1 hour of continuing professional education (CPE) per webinar. CPE credit is not available for group viewing of the live broadcast.
 
The webinars will be conducted by Paulina Haro, GASB supervising project manager, and Erin McKenzie, GASB project manager. Dean Mead, GASB senior research manager, will moderate the webinar for users. David R. Bean, GASB director of research and technical activities, will moderate the webinars for preparers and auditors.
 
Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions during the webinar.
 
An archive of the webcasts will be available on the GASB website after the webinars have taken place. (CPE credit will not be available to those who view only the archived webinar.)
 
For more information, visit GASB Educational Webinars and Webcasts.