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Summer Education Conference (combined with Alabama and Louisiana Societies) (SEC18)

Date:Monday, July 9, 2018 - Friday, July 13, 2018
Time:8:00am - 12:00pm
(Registration at 7:30am )
Facility:Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Destin
CPE Credit:10.0 Accounting and Auditing
10.0 Technical Business
Instructors: Riley J. Busenlener R. Kevin Cross, CPA, MST, EA Marc Hamilton Jim Martin William L. Reeb, CPA Alfred E. Stacey IV Lisa D. Traina
Vendor:Florida Institute of CPAs
Course Level:Update
Early Bird Price:$500.00 FICPA Members, $600.00 Non-Members


Held in Central Standard Time

The Summer Education Conference is unlike any other program we offer. It's one part hot topics, one part family vacation. Then, we add some warm and friendly folks from Louisiana and Alabama and a shining cast of speakers and you get one of the best events of the year! And with a variety of accommodations, we've got something to fit just about any vacation budget, so make plans to join us this summer and bask in the fun.

With a variety of hotel and condo options, we've got something to fit just about any vacation budget, so make your plans today to join us this summer.  The more the merrier!

Sponsorships are still available. Contact Drew Miller at 850.224.2727 x270 or

Major Topics:
  • Accounting and Auditing Update
  • Blockchain
  • Business and Individual Tax Update
  • Fraud
  • Professional Issues Update 
  • Technology Update

Who Should Attend:
This conference is designed for CPAs and financial managers

Some familiarity with accounting, auditing, and financial management

Advanced Preparation:


If listed below, select the appropriate sessions or options to continue with your purchase.

Registration Status: OPEN
Monday, July 9, 2018
Morning General Session
Accounting & Auditing Update
Time: Monday 8:00am - 11:40am    Credits: 4.0 AA

Baytowne Golf Tournament
Baytowne Golf Tournament (additional fee of $140)
Time: Monday 1:00pm -    Credits: 0

Not Attending - Baytowne Golf Tournament
Time: Monday 1:00pm -    Credits: 0

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Blockchain Basics: A Simple Explanation
Time: Tuesday 8:00am - 9:40am    Credits: 2.0 TB

Why Is a Business Succession/Exit Plan So Important?
Time: Tuesday 10:00am - 11:40am    Credits: 2.0 TB

Annual Beach Bash Tailgate Party
Tailgate Party & Cornhole Tournament (additional fee of $10 per person)
Time: Tuesday 7:00pm - 9:30pm    Credits: 0

Not Attending - Tailgate Party
Time: Tuesday 7:00pm - 9:30pm    Credits: 0

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
2018 Business & Individual Tax Update
Time: Wednesday 8:00am - 11:40am    Credits: 4.0 TB

Thursday, July 12, 2018
To Catch a Thief - A Game of Fraud
Time: Thursday 8:00am - 11:40am    Credits: 4.0 BE

Friday, July 13, 2018
Professional Issues Update
Time: Friday 8:00am - 9:40am    Credits: 2.0 TB

Technology Update
Time: Friday 10:00am - 11:40am    Credits: 2.0 TB