Mobile Edition

Becoming a Great Predictor: Create Better Forecasts (ACBAGP20)

Date:Monday, October 14, 2019
Time:9:00 AM - 11:00AM
(Registration at 8:30 AM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:2.0 Accounting and Auditing
Instructor: John F. Levy
Course Level:Intermediate
Early Bird Price:$79.00 FICPA Members, $109.00 Non-Members


Imagine being able to see into the future with confidence.  The ability to be a great forecaster is not innate but learned.  By examining great forecasters, we can learn to improve our ability to predict the future.  We will examine best practices and current research to improve our ability to predict events that will affect our business.  

  • Learn techniques that will improve your forecasting ability

Major Topics:

  • Why an open mind and the ability to doubt helps make great predictions

  • Why it is better to be a fox than a hedgehog

  • How non-conformists change the world

  • How to focus on what matters

  • How to learn from the past without hindsight bias

    Who Should Attend:
    CFOs, Controllers, Budget Managers and other professionals who work on budgets and forecasts

    Some budgeting and forecasting experience

    Advanced Preparation:


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

    Registration Status: CLOSED - Online registration for this course is now closed. Please contact the Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197 if you wish to inquire about registering.