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2017 Report on the Current State of Enterprise Risk Oversight 8th Edition 2017 Report on the Current State of Enterprise Risk Oversight 8th Edition
NC State’s ERM Initiative, in partnership with the American Institute of CPAs, just released its 2017 The State of Risk Oversight: An Overview of Enterprise Risk Management Practices. Based on survey responses from 432 business executives spanning a number of industries, types and sizes of organizations, the report provides detailed insights about the state of maturity of their organization’s current state of enterprise risk management (ERM) practices. This is the eighth year that NC State has conducted similar research in partnership with the AICPA.
More than Data: What it Takes to Understand Performance More than Data: What it Takes to Understand Performance
A new government brief was released by Christina Ho and Bryce Pippert discussing the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act) in 2014 establishing a mandate for our government to make federal spending data more accessible, searchable, and reliable. This is a necessary foundation for understanding how our government allocates and uses taxpayer dollars. This brief looks holistically at what it will take to leverage that information to effectively assess performance and value creation across our economy.
Understanding cybersecurity risks: An accountant’s perspective Understanding cybersecurity risks: An accountant’s perspective
May 11, 2017 12:00 pm ET. Long gone are the days of cybersecurity being the IT department's problem. It's an "all-of-us" problem. Join Theresa Grafenstine for this webcast as she breaks the cybersecurity framework into its underlying components and provides practical ways that accountants and internal auditors can and should be part of the process.

CGMA designation holders receive four select free webcasts each year!

Journal of Accountancy

Retrieving Data

New Credential! 

Improving consistency and transparency in Fair Value Measurements

Enhance the quality of your fair value measurements by using the new performance framework, launched with the AICPA’s Certified in Entity and Intangible ValuationsTM (CEIVTM) credential program. The framework provides uniform guidance on the level of documentation necessary to substantiate fair value measurements for financial reporting.

The Value of the CGMA Designation 

The Value of the CGMA Designation
CGMA is the world’s largest global management accounting designation. What makes it so unique and valuable? Get the answer to that question in this two-minute video interview with AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA.

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2017 Outstanding CPA in Government Awards 

Nominations for the Outstanding CPA in Government Awards have been extended to May 15, 2017.

The AICPA Outstanding CPA in Government Awards recognize the achievements of individual CPAs employed in government at the local, state and federal levels. Through their accomplishments, award recipients and nominees demonstrate the importance and contribution of CPA skills and competencies to the effective performance of the organizations that they serve.

Impact Award Criteria

Career Contribution Award Criteria

Award recipients will be honored at the AICPA’s National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Conference (GAAC) in Washington, DC, August 7th.


CGMA Exam Live Review Course

May 1, 2017 - May 3, 2017 - New York, NY - The CGMA Exam Review Class covers hot-button themes and issues in the case study, gives you leading-edge perspectives and skills, and offers tips on how to produce compelling responses to questions under tight time constraints to get points in the exam.

AICPA CFO Conference

May 3 - May 5, 2017- Phoenix, AZ - Seasoned CFOs from across the country create a superior event that provides the latest updates, innovations and anticipated trends to keep you on the cutting edge of the financial industry.

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