Automation Survival Guide for Accountants

Automation Survival Guide for Accountants
CPA Crossings is a global leader in online professional education for CPAs and other financial professionals. Established in 2001, CPA Crossings offers scheduled webinars on a range of topics including ethics, fraud, business, personal development, technology, and other fields study. All of these courses are developed and presented by a team of 60 instructors, recognized as experts in their respective fields of study.

Level - Overview 

The session provides a concise overview of how practitioners can future-proof their accounting careers and prosper in this current VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous) business environment. Discover how to quickly master key evolving technologies including artificial intelligence, business process automation, recognition (face, voice, gesture) analysis, autonomous things, mixed reality, augmented analytics, and more. Understand how these new advances are transforming the accounting profession and how to optimally respond.


After attending this presentation you will be able to:

  • Understand the overarching technologies that are transforming the business environment and operating landscape
  • Discover how new computing advances are disrupting the core functions of the accounting profession
  • Learn how practitioners can optimally respond


The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • Current VUCA Business environment
  • Gartner Hype Cycle
  • Emerging Technology Impact on Accounting Profession
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Recognition technologies
  • Smart homes
  • Internet of things
  • Wearable technologies
  • Smart cities
  • Autonomous transportation:
  • Augmented Analytics
  • Immersive Reality
  • Key CPA opportunities/challenges
  • Practical tips on how practitioners can optimally respond

Practitioners who want to embrace the new normal of economic volatility and business uncertainty and thrive in the face of accelerating technology change.

Price:  Member - $105, Non-Member $105
Passport: NOT VALID
CPD Hours: 2
1/5/2022 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM