Analytics and Big Data for Accountants Virtual Seminar

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This course is 8.00 credits
Field of Study
Course Level
American Institute of CPAs

Registration Fees

MSCPA Member
AICPA Member


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Friday, Sep 18, 2020
8:45am – 4:30pm

Analytics is the new force driving business. Tools have been created to measure program impacts and ROI, visualize data and business processes, and uncover the relationship between key performance indicators, many utilizing the unprecedented amount of data now flowing into organizations. In this course you will discuss leading-edge topics in analytics and finance in a session that is packed with useful tips and practical guidance that you can apply immediately.

Designed For

CFOs, controllers, treasurers, and other financial managers

Course Objectives

When you complete this course you will be able to:  Deal with major trends in predictive analytics, optimization, correlation of metrics, and big data.  Interpret and manage new trends in analytics techniques affecting your organization.  Utilize new tools for data analytics.  Critically interpret analytic reports and advise decision makers.  Identify how Big Data can be misused even when there is no intent to do harm

Major Subjects

 Evidence-based techniques for finding or generating data, selecting key performance indicators, isolating program effects  Relating data to return on investment, financial values, and executive decision making  Data sources including surveys, interviews, customer satisfaction, engagement, and operational data  Visualizing and presenting complex results  Ethics and privacy with Big Data

The start date for this course has passed. Registration is no longer available.