IFRS: What, When and Why (webinar)

Date:

Friday, August 17, 2012

Sponsor(s):

Speaker(s):

Bobbe M. Barnes, CPA, CGMA, CMA, CGFM, managing director of Acumen Global Training, LLC. Ms. Barnes is a highly qualified educator and consultant with many years of international experience in professional certification, governmental accounting, US GAAP and IFRS.

Fee:

none

Time:

10:30 am EDT, duration 90 min

CLE Credits:

none

 

IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) are principles-based standards, interpretations and the framework adopted by the IASB (International Accounting Standards Board). Our webinar will include: what adoption of IFRS means for countries and/or securities markets; what changes are ahead for both FASB (Financial Accounting Standards Board) and IASB (International Accounting Standards Board); when will the current work-plan of joint projects (such as revenues, leases, and financial instruments) be completed ; why adoption versus endorsement in the US; a brief update on the status of current projects will be included.