Call for CPE Presenters

 

Do you have a story to tell?  Best practices or innovations to share?

Join as a presenter of the largest learning organization in Florida!  The FICPA invites you to share your industry knowledge and business experience as a presenter at one of our upcoming events.; interested presenters can submit as many different topics as they like for conferences, seminars, on-site education, and online.  We are interested in experienced live conference speakers and skilled virtual presenters on engaging topics for online educational offerings.

Our education goal is to provide CPAs and finance professionals with the necessary tools and information to improve their professional competency, compliance to standards, and overall organizational performance. We want to help our members grow their businesses, manage their organizations, better advise their clients and customers, and develop their talents. Content should be designed for CPAs and other accounting professionals in public practice, business and industry, government, and/or education.

Our conference and webcast sessions highlight key topics shaping the accounting industry today. Our seminars and workshops focus on providing new ideas on practices and solutions to help practitioners and C-suite professionals tackle real-world business issues.

 

The FICPA is seeking proposals for our 2023 MEGA Conference scheduled for June 13-16 in Orlando, Florida. To have your proposal considered, please complete your submission by no later than January 10, 2023.

Mega will provide a forum for accounting and finance professionals to:

  • Identify key issues facing the accounting and financial professionals
  • How to optimize firm and business operations
  • Prepare for important new tax updates
  • Expanding client advisory services
  • Identify emerging issues relevant to the profession including:
    • Digital Transformation, Risk Management, ESG Assurance & Reporting, Cybersecurity, Future of Finance, Fraud, GAAP, FASB, Mergers and Acquisitions, Key Issues in Hospitality & Entertainment, and Employee Benefits

Criteria for Presenters

 

CPE attendees expect organized, well-delivered, and highly engaging presentations. FICPA CPE complies with educational standards issued by NASBA, AICPA, and the Florida Board of Accountancy.

Speaker proposals are evaluated objectively with consideration of the following criteria:

Speaker's presentation skills and experience

  • Organized, well-delivered, and highly engaging presentations
  • Innovation, audience appeal, and opportunity for participant engagement
  • Degree to which the proposed session meets the conference/program objective

     

Presenter Compensation

 

Supporting the FICPA CPE programs is a great way to share your knowledge and give back to the profession. Limited funding may be available in some instances; when granted, travel and per diem are reimbursed based on US GSA per diem rates. 

 

Proposal Submission and Selection Notice

 

Please submit your proposal by completing the FICPA Application Form

Applications may be submitted year-round. Your application will be considered by individual conference planning committees and FICPA staff. (See the FICPA website for a current list of our conferences and CPE offerings).

The FICPA will confirm receipt of your proposal and contact you should we need more information or wish to schedule your presentation.

For More Information

 
  • Degree to which the proposed session meets the conference/program objectives
    • Innovation, audience appeal, and opportunity for participant engagement
CPE sponsors

The Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: NASBARegistry.org