November
10-11-12, 2021
Curaçao
(Dutch Caribbean)

CPA Foresight

CPA Foresight offers a series of conferences that bring together experts, accounting practitioners and industry professionals. Each conference is designed to deliver clear, forward-thinking perspectives on the current business industry that are shaping the future of the profession: technical, authoritative, educational, including of course technology and innovation. Become part of the CPA Foresight Conference Series and stay on the forefront of required developments in all facets of the profession. Join today and become a leader of change!

Agenda

November 10

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Morning sessions | 8:30 – 12:30

Technology, Innovation and Leadership

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Afternoon sessions | 13:30 – 17:30

Technology, Innovation and Leadership

November 11

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Morning sessions | 8:30 – 12:30

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Afternoon sessions | 13:30 – 17:30

ESG and (Non) Financial Reporting

November 12

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Morning sessions | 8:30 – 12:30

Career Development and Lifelong Learning

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Afternoon sessions | 13:30 – 17:30

Future of the Profession

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A continental breakfast buffet and full lunch buffet are included.
Also, we welcome you to our complimentary sunset beach happy hour on Friday to close the event.

SPEAKERS

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Keynote: Tom Hood
CPA, CITP, CGMA

EVP Business Engagement & Growth at Association of International Certified Professional Accountants

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Keynote: Brian Fox
CPA, MBA, CGMA

Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Thomson Reuters, President & Founder of Confirmation

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Sean Stein Smith
CPA, DBA

Professor at City University of New York (Lehman College), Forbes.com Contributor Crypto & Blockchain, Strategic Advisor Central Bank Digital Currency Think Tank

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Alain Mulder
MSc

Senior Director Europe Operations at IMA (Institute of Management Accountants)

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AJ Yawn
MSc, CISSP

Co-Founder and CEO of ByteChek, Veteran, LinkedIn Top Voice 2020, AWS 6x Certified, NABCRMP Board Member

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Byron Patrick
CPA.CITP, CGMA

GM at Botkeeper, Tech Q&A Writer for Journal of Accountancy, Accounting Tech Geek, National Speaker

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Bill Sheridan
CAE, CPT

Communicator for CPAs, writer, author, speaker, podcaster, thought leader, Certified Association Executive, Certified Personal Trainer

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Jennifer H. Elder
CSP, CPA, CVP

CEO, Presenter, Virtual Emcee, Mentor helping smart financial professionals become future-ready now by developing the skills to connect, influence, and get a seat at the strategy table

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Rocher Cyrus
CPA, CGMA

Managing Partner GIM.cpa, Confirmation, AICPA, Becker Professional Education

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Gino Campbell
CPA, CGMA, CAMS

Principal BZB Accounting, Advisory & Compliance Services, Partner GIM.cpa, Former CEO Curaçao Gaming Control Board

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Niko Kluyver
MBA, CPA

CEO Caribbean Credit Bureau, Director at Navistart, Partner GIM.cpa

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Risa Schonbaum
CPA

Partner GIM.cpa

Event Venue – Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort

The CPA Foresight, Crystal Blue Conference will be held at the Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort. This recently renovated and beautifully upgraded ocean resort has over 51,000 sq ft of event space to comfortably host this unique event. Located on the stunning turquoise waves of the Caribbean Sea, this event is an experience not to be missed. The resort offers enormous amenities including a magnificent open air bar lounge facing the ocean, numerous pools with pool bars, a delightful garden plus on-location opportunities to swim and snorkel with the underwater wildlife. The resort is in close proximity to the downtown areas “Punda” and “Otrobanda”, where the possibilities for dining, nightlife and sightseeing seem endless.

Find out more about the venue
Use this link to book your room and get our special conference rate
Book your taxi to the hotel now

ABOUT CURAÇAO

Curaçao is located in the southern part of the Caribbean, outside the hurricane belt approximately 90 miles north of Venezuela. Curaçao is an autonomous country within the Royal Dutch Kingdom often referred to as the ABC islands, along with its sister islands Aruba and Bonaire. Curaçao is one of the pearls of the Southern Caribbean that has retained its character, beauty and history throughout the years. Experience the internationally famous “Swinging Old Lady” floating bridge, the well-known picturesque colorful Caribbean Dutch waterfront buildings, the constant afternoon ocean breeze and delicious local specialties. For those interested to stay a few extra days and tour the island, please click on the link below to learn more about Curaçao and the many local activities available to enjoy.

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Registration

Please register now for the Crystal Blue Conference

Full Conference Attendance:

AICPA Members
Non-Members

Pricing

$1,550
$1,995 

Single Session Attendance:

Registration for In-Person single sessions only opens after October 21st
(Virtual single session open now)

AICPA Members
Non-Members

$350 per session
$450 per session

Who should attend?

  • Firm/Company Partners, Executives, Directors and Managers
  • External, Finance & Management Accountants
  • Technology champions and innovation leaders
Company Discount: 10% for groups of 5 to 10 attendees, 15% for groups of more than 10 attendees
Veterans Discount: 25%
For discounts, please contact us at info@gim.cpa

CPE Credits Info

CPE Credits:

Onsite 24
Live Online 24

  • NASBA Field of Study: Accounting, Auditing, Information Technology, Specialized Knowledge, Finance, Personal Development, Business Management & Organization, Personnel/Human Resources
  • Level: Intermediate

Advocate of quality CPE

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants 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: www.nasbaregistry.org

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Organizer and Sponsors

Contributor

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