MEGA 2023 | Explore the Possibilities

In-Person Registration Early Rate - $695 Member / $945 Non-Member - Register Now!

Live Stream Registration Early Rate - $770 Member / $1020 Non-Member - Register Now!

Join accounting and finance professionals across the state as they come together for FICPA’s premier event - MEGA. Explore all this year’s program has to offer with a wide variety of content focused on the profession’s latest trends and emerging topics, including cybersecurity, ESG, risk management, talent pipeline, and more, along with our Solution Center exhibit hall filled with relevant tools and resources.    

Earn up to 25 CPE with multiple educational tracks and special sessions, including hospitality, employee benefit plans, state taxes, women’s leadership, talent workshop, ethics, and more.

We’re at work designing this year’s program. Check back for the latest updates. We look forward to seeing you at the J.W. Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa!

Amy Vetter

Don't Miss Our Closing Keynote Session:

"Becoming a Cherished Advisor: How to Grow and Scale a CAS Practice" with Amy Vetter

As a CPA, consultant, and entrepreneur, Amy will share insights and best practices from her own experience of starting and growing an advisory services practice independently and as a partner in accounting. She will also pull from her more than 10 years of advising thousands of firm leaders on growing and scaling their businesses. You will walk away with actionable tools, tips, and resources for creating and maintaining a solid, scalable foundation for your business for years to come.

Co-located Events

The FICPA is excited to bring together a diverse group of current and emerging leaders under one roof during this action-packed and insightful event.  Additional programming offered on-site during Mega includes:

Share Your Knowledge

Do you have insights and expertise you'd like to share?  We're looking for subject-matter experts to join our MEGA2023 speaker line-up.  Visit our Call for Speakers page to submit your proposal today.

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Jw Marriott

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.| Check-out: 11:00 a.m.

Cut-off Date:  Monday, May 22, 2023

Room Rate:  $279 plus $35 resort fee and tax

Upon registration for MEGA, you'll receive information to book your room at the group rate.

JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa

14900 Chelonia Parkway 

Orlando, FL 32821

Tel: 1-407-919-6300

Website: JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek



Booking Policy

A limited number of rooms are available at the JW Marriott Bonnet Creek on a first come, first served basis at the special rate of $279 per night for a single or double occupancy (plus tax and resort fee) for reservations made before Monday, May 22, 2023. After the cut-off date, the rate may be higher. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed by a valid major credit card, which must be supplied at the time of reservation.

Cancellation Policy

There is no penalty if a reservation is canceled five days prior to the check in date. Once you are within the 5 days the hotel will charge a fee of two night’s room and tax.

Daily Schedule

Tuesday, June 13

7:00 a.m.

FICPA Registration Desk Opens

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  

Ethics: Protecting the Integrity of Florida CPAs (4980)

(Separate registration required) 

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Talent Management Workshop

(Separate registration required)

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

CPA Personal Financial Planning Bootcamp

(Separate registration required)

1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Innovation Learning Labs
(Complimentary session selection required)


Wednesday, June 14

7:00 a.m.

FICPA Registration Desk Opens

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast & Networking

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

State of the Profession, Shelly Weir, FICPA President & CEO 

9:10 a.m.– 5:30 p.m.

Select from Three Session Tracks

10:00 – 10:25 a.m.

Networking Break

12:15 – 1:25 p.m.


3:15 – 3:40 p.m.

Networking Break

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Welcome Vendor Reception in Solutions Center 



Thursday, June 15     

7:00 a.m.

FICPA Registration Desk Opens

7:00 a.m.– 3:30 p.m.

Exhibitor Solutions Center Open

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast & Networking in Solutions Center

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Keynote Presentation 

9:10 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.

Select from Three Session Tracks

10:00 –10:25 a.m.

Networking Break in Solutions Center

12:15 –1:25 p.m.

Lunch and Networking in Solutions Center

3:15 – 3:40 p.m.

Networking Break in Solutions Center

4:40 – 5:30 p.m.

Talent Management & Pipeline Panel

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Newly Certified Ceremony

6:30 p.m.

Mega Conference & FICPA Chair’s Celebration

(Included with MEGA Registration)


Friday, June 16

7:00 a.m.

FICPA Registration Open

7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall – Solutions Center Open

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast & Networking in Solutions Center

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Select from Three Session Tracks

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.

Networking in Solutions Center

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Closing General Session

Strategic Partners

Our Strategic Partners are an important part of FICPA's core strength allowing us to offer great services and products to keep the profession future ready.

Coaxis CPACharge Intuit Anthem Software Paychex Capstan Tax

Question, Comments or Need Help Registering

Please contact our Member Service Team at or call 800-342-3197 or 850-224-2727

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: