7 conferences,
one amazing event
MGM Grand Las Vegas
or Attend Online

Welcome to the 2018 AAM Summit

Tuesday, June 12, 8am PT – Thursday, June 15, 3:50pm PT

The AAM Summit forges relationships, sparks new marketing opportunities and sends you home inspired and fueled with growth strategies. With all the newness and change in the accounting profession — mergers, succession, specialization, technology, to name a few — this is a summit not to be missed!

6 Session Tracks

  • Beginner
  • Business Development
  • Executive
  • Marketing Communications
  • Personal Development
  • Practice Growth

A Variety of Sessions Formats

  • Pre-conference Workshops
  • Mastermind Sessions
  • Ignite Sessions
  • Expanded Campfire Sessions
  • Skill Classes
  • Session Keys

On behalf of everyone serving on the hard- working summit committee, we’re so excited for you to experience the AAM Summit at AICPA ENGAGE. See you in Las Vegas!

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Join Us at the 2018 Advanced Estate Planning Conference

Tuesday, June 12, 8am PT – Thursday, June 15, 3:50pm PT

Every consultation you provide, every option you offer, is an opportunity to create a legacy. Not only for your clients financial longevity but also for your own professional standing.

4 Sessions You Cannot Miss

  • Understanding the New 2704 Regulations
  • Planning for the 99%
  • Planning for the Ultra Wealthy
  • Cutting-Edge Strategies Under the New Administration

Network

and chat with a broad professional online network

Exchange

ideas through live polling, social Q&A and themed chat lobbies

Discover

trade show vendors and education opportunities live from our exhibit show floor

The Advanced Estate Planning Conference provides the bridge to grow from expert to authority, to gain the latest tools and techniques that support your clients on a whole new level. You'll get up to speed on the most current aspects of estate, gift and wealth transfer planning, with direct guidance from the fields pioneers and leaders.

National Advanced Accounting & Auditing Technical Symposium

Monday, June 11, 8am PT – Wednesday, June 14, 4:50pm PT

National Advanced Accounting & Auditing Technical Symposium joins AICPA Engage this June.

Essential Sessions for NAAATS

  • Private Company Financial Reporting Town Hall
  • Evaluating IT: Are We Placing Undue Reliance on Information?
  • Revenue Recognition: Construction Focus
  • Auditing Under New Revenue Recognition Standards
  • Leases (ASU 2016-02)
  • Distinguishing Liabilities and Equity
  • Group Audits: Best Practices
  • Cybersecurity: A Governance and Audit Committee Perspective
  • FASB Update
  • Impact of IT Changes to Auditors
  • Impact of IT Changes to Clients

In three days of high-paced learning and networking, you’ll get advanced-level technical guidance on implementing quality and precision in audit and financial statement preparation. Share ideas with colleagues, and discover best-practice solutions in light of new challenges. You’ll be prepared and confident to face the future challenges of accountability, peer review and quality control.

Join Us for the 2018 Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference

Monday, June 11, 8am PT – Wednesday, June 14, 4:50pm PT

Immerse yourself in three days of leading-edge best practices and ideas from esteemed thought leaders in financial planning. You'll refine business strategies, implement new techniques and learn a holistic approach to every life stage affecting your client's financial outlook.

Catch These Essential Sessions at PFP 2018

  • IRA and Retirement Planning Update
  • The Future of Financial Planning in the Digital Age
  • Preventing Behavioral Biases From Sabotaging Long-Term Objectives
  • Life Insurance Uses Other Than Death Benefit
  • Tax-Efficient Spending in Retirement: Tax-Efficient Drawdowns, etc.
  • New Trends in Estate Planning

5 Comprehensive Tracks

  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Investment Management
  • Practice Management and Technology
  • Wealth Management and Tax
  • Retirement Planning

30 Years!

Join us in June as we celebrate our 30th anniversary - 30 Years of Putting the Client First

The 2018 Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference

Tuesday, June 12, 8am PT – Thursday, June 15, 3:50pm PT

Whether it’s honing your personal skill set, positioning your practice for growth or transforming your organization’s technology infrastructure, this conference is your opportunity to strengthen your core services and elevate your firm’s practice management approaches.

Don't Miss These Essential Practitioner Sessions...

  • Firm Governance and Leadership Structure
  • Improve Retention by Engaging Your People

...or These Essential TECH+ Sessions

  • Digital Currency, Blockchain and Their Impact on the Industry
  • LSS and Agile Techniques

Practice management and core client services take the spotlight during three intensive days of the Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference. Industry-leading speakers will address the specific needs of small- and medium-sized firms like your, so that you can position your practice for service growth and technological transformation.

Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual

Tuesday, June 12, 8am PT – Thursday, June 15, 3:50pm PT

Money manager. Advocate. Detective. It takes many hats to meet the needs of high-net-worth clients. Designed to specifically address real-time shifts and changes in today’s tax code, this comprehensive conference provides you with unrivaled insights and analyses by the most respected specialists in the tax planning category.

Exceed the expectations of your wealthiest clients and sustain your role as a trusted adviser with new strategies and solid solutions that turn their goals into legacies.

Essential Sessions for TAX2018

  • Legislative Developments: The Trump Bill
  • Top 10 Planning tips for Closely Held Businesses
  • IRS Tax Controversies
  • IRA and Retirement Plans Update
  • Family Office Hot Topics

FEATURING: Private Foundation Summit

The signature learning event on private foundations is back, and by popular request, this year's Private Foundation Summit is adding more sessions with practical philanthropic investments and direct charitable programs.

Direct from true thought leaders in philanthropy and experienced faculty on private foundations, gain practical guidance you can't get anywhere else on:

  • Private foundation operations and investment
  • Self-dealing dos and don'ts
  • Trends in family philanthropy
  • Direct charitable activities, including prizes and grants to individuals
  • Assessing and managing foundation risk

What is AICPA ENGAGE?

Engage your learning at the profession's premier event.

Join us June 10-14 and unlock 4 days of learning at the MGM in Las Vegas or Live Online!

AICPA ENGAGE presents thought leaders, technical specialists, entrepreneurs, innovators and influencers for FOUR DAYS of fresh ideas, breakthrough presentations and workshops to open the doors of possibility for you and your firm.

The Program

The AICPA in partnership with CPA Firm Management Association and a committee of thought leaders from the profession plan a robust agenda set to ENGAGE your technical knowledge, refine business strategies, implement new techniques and bring the greatest value to your clients.

Advanced Estate Planning Conference

Grow from expert to authority.

AICPA EDGE

Become the architect of your career development.

Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference

Expand your knowledge with the leading technical content.

Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual

Define your role as a proactive trusted adviser.

CPA Firm Practice Management Association National Practice Management Conference

Elevate your expertise in firm strategic planning.

National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium

Anticipate change while looking toward the future.

Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference

Cultivate your business. Enhance your profitability.

The best value.

Curate your personal track by attending any session at ENGAGE during the dates of your registration pass. Workshops are an additional fee, however are included for All Access pass holders.

Who will be there?

Over 4,000 thought leaders, CPAs and financial planning professionals engaging in leading technical content across an amazing range of accounting and financial specialties.

Network with our community

No matter your area of specialization — accounting, auditing, financial planning, law, marketing, practice management, tax or technology — you’ll rub shoulders with the best minds in the profession and leave confident, prepared and motivated to drive growth, enhance client service and make new connections across an amazing range of accounting and financial specialties.

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Exhibit opportunities

AICPA ENGAGE is a perfect venue for you to exhibit!

With an expanded expo floor, increased exhibit hours, attendee engagement zones and receptions every night, you can reach and sell to 3,500+ CPAs and financial professionals - which means more sales and a strong ROI.

About the AICPA

We drive a dynamic accounting profession that works every day to build trust, create opportunity and grow prosperity worldwide.

We are the most influential body of professional accountants in the world.

Our mission is to drive a dynamic accounting profession ready to meet the demands of a constantly changing, disruptive world. We serve 650,000 CPAs, CGMAs and students in 179 countries — providing the tools, resources and intelligence they need to clarify complexity, anticipate risk and create opportunity.

We are their voice, protecting the public interest and powering trust, opportunity and prosperity worldwide.

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