XBRL in Second LIfe update!
Last night's event was a success - read the post on the CPA Success blog.
Check out the archived video here
Pictures from the event are here
Stay tuned for the archived CPE event where we will have Greg and/or Eric back for discussion and questions and answers and CPE for those who missed this session.
Our next event is scheduled for Tuesday, July 15th at 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm (PDT/SLT) 9:45 pm - 11:15pm (EST). Special Thanks to the SF/Bay Area FENG (Financial Executives Networking Group) for hosting this event and Linden Lab for helping bring this to you in SL. Here are the details:
XBRL and the International Future of Financial Reporting
You will learn the following:
- What is XBRL and How does it work?
- Implications of the Proposed SEC mandate
- How do companies prepare for XBRL adoption?
- What is the ROI of XBRL?
- How can you leverage XBRL technology for business operations
- How does XBRL interface with IFRS?
- Where can you learn more?
Where: BLI Conference Center on CPA Island http://slurl.com/secondlife/CPA%20Island/145/115/22/
Speakers: Greg Zegarowski, President of the Financial Leadership Corporation and a member of the XBRL US steering committee will be presenting live from the SF FENG session at the offices of Protiviti in San Francisco, CA and Eric E. Cohen, PricewaterhouseCoopers and a founding member of XBRL International will be in-world to bring you the latest information on XBRL and International Financial Reporting
This session qualifies for CPE (there will be no charge) and you will need to do the following steps:
- Register by using this link: http://www.macpa.org/Public/Catalog/CourseDetails.aspx?courseID=0819SL04
- Answer questions in Second Life to verify attendance during the session
- Completing the post event evaluation by clicking this link
Course Materials : Download feng_xbrl_sl_71508.pdf
Speaker Bios :
Greg Zegarowski, President of Financial Leadership Corporation, and member of the Communications Steering Committee of XBRL-US
Eric Cohen, Global Technical Leader,PriceWaterhouseCoopers and founding member of XBRL International
More Resources on XBRL:
Contact Pam Devine at the Business Learning Institute for information on IFRS, XBRL training brought to your company or firm.
Webcast IFRS: An Overview of the Looming Change to Global Standards July 18th 12:30 - 2:15pm (EST)
The Road to XBRL - a podcast by Mike Willis, CPA - PWC and founding member of XBRL International
XBRL article by Mike Willis Download FE05008_BuisnesReporting.pdf