ENGAGE 2020 offers great opportunities to experience women-led keynotes and sessions centered around issues women face in life and work, and designed to support the success of women in advancing the profession.
It’s a great opportunity to meet and network with other women in the profession. You’ll experience the support of female colleagues and male advocates from across the country, and you can attend interactive workshops designed to support you as you grow in your professional and personal life.
State of the Profession — EAQ Focus
Sue Coffey, CPA, CGMA
Executive Vice President — Public Practice, AICPA
Susan S. Coffey, Executive Vice President of Public Practice at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, will provide a professional issues update including an overview of the major forces driving change in the accounting profession.
What’s the Next Big Thing? (Personal financial planning focus area)
Director, Product Strategy & Development, TD Ameritrade Institutional
Your clients expect you to know all about the next big thing . Do you know what it is? Join Dani Fava as she shares her thoughts on the emerging trends and perhaps you'll discover what might be “the next big thing for your business. From Income Sharing Agreements to the non-financial trends that may overhaul the housing market, to Artificial Intelligence that will help mold the conversations that you're having with your clients; the next big thing may already be well under way.
Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor
Wednesday, June 10 | 3:30 – 4:20pm
We’ll look at the benefits of sponsorship programs, responsibilities of sponsors and protégés and share key success factors for launching or revamping a formal sponsorship program. We’ll also provide practical tips on how to find and become a sponsor for anyone wishing to boost their career.
Leadership Lessons in the #MeToo Era
Thursday, June 11 | 9:30 – 10:45pm
The #MeToo movement has given a voice to victims, men and women, to share their stories. It has reshaped the entertainment business and many other industries. In this session, we’ll discuss leadership lessons from the #MeToo era and how we can support our colleagues and ultimately shift workplace cultures toward a safer, fairer and more dignified environment.
EDGE Career Development (EDG)
Advanced Accounting & Auditing (NAAATS)
Practitioners and TECH+ (PST)
Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual (TAX)
Advanced Estate Planning (EST)
Advanced Personal Financial Planning (PFP)
Wednesday, June 10 – 10:15-10:45 AM
Don’t miss the CPA PRACTICE ADVISOR TOP 25 WOMEN IN ACCOUNTING AWARDS