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TechFest Summer Conference

8:00 am–4:30 pm ET

# of CPE Credits

16

Description

This program will only be held virtually.
 
Technology has quickly become one of the most important aspects of improving bottom lines. Participants will learn about existing and future technologies that will not only improve personal and professional productivity, but help them utilize the latest trends in hardware and software to make informed decisions that benefit clients.

Objective

Participants will be able to discuss recent technology trends.

Highlights

See individual session description

Who Should Attend

CPAs working with or wanting to gain an understanding of technology

Required Knowledge

Some computer experience.

Advanced Prep

None

Event Speaker(s)

Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ), Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ), Mr. Brian Tankersley, CPA, CITP, CGMA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ), Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Additional Event Information

Technical Support
Contact NCACPA if you need assistance with your online program. For the quickest results, email the Online Learning Team at [email protected], and a team member will contact you shortly.

*NCACPA office hours are 9:00 am–5:00 pm ET. Online Learning Team members will be available via phone or email 30 minutes prior to the start of a live online program.


Sessions

Monday, August 16, 2021 (8:00 am–9:40 am ET)

General #1: Tech Update 2021
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

1A: Selecting & Vetting Technology Providers
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

1B: Online Meeting & Collaboration Tools
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

1C: Formatting Excel Spreadsheets the Right Way
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (12:30 pm–2:10 pm ET)

2A: CPA Firm Technology Strategies
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (12:30 pm–2:10 pm ET)

2B: Ten Teams Features You Can't Afford to Miss
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (12:30 pm–2:10 pm ET)

2C: The Power of Array Formulas in Excel
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (2:20 pm–4:00 pm ET)

General #2: Password Management Tools ‐ Why and How You Should Use Them
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Monday, August 16, 2021 (4:05 pm–4:50 pm ET)

Optional #1: Technology Town Hall
Mr. Brian Tankersley, CPA, CITP, CGMA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (8:00 am–9:40 am ET)

General #3: Security Roundtable

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

3A: Amazing Accounting Add‐ons
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

3B: Hosting, Self‐Service, and Managed Service Options
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (9:55 am–11:30 am ET)

3C: Excel's Best New Features
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (12:20 pm–1:10 pm ET)

4A: Selecting Small Business Management Systems
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (12:20 pm–1:10 pm ET)

4B: Technology Planning for a Post‐Pandemic Environment
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (12:20 pm–1:10 pm ET)

4C: Power Automate Your Approvals
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (1:20 pm–2:10 pm ET)

5A: Choosing Your Mid‐Market Accounting Solution
Mr. Randolph P. Johnston, MCS, MCP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (1:20 pm–2:10 pm ET)

5B: Backups Done Right
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (1:20 pm–2:10 pm ET)

5C: Turbocharging Small Business Reporting with Power Query
Mr. Tommy Stephens, Jr., CPA, MS, CITP ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (2:00 pm–4:00 pm ET)

General #4: Tales of True Tech Crimes ‐ Ripped from the Headlines
Stephen M. Yoss, Jr., CPA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),


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Event Vendor:K2 Enterprises
Level: Update

Event Type:Webcast
NASBA Instructional Method:Group Internet Based
Event Code:WCNTFS21

Registration Fees

2-Day RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$470.00
Non-MemberN/A$570.00
Other CPA State Society MemberN/A$470.00
Monday Only RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$270.00
Non-MemberN/A$370.00
Other CPA State Society MemberN/A$270.00
Tuesday Only RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$270.00
Non-MemberN/A$370.00
Other CPA State Society MemberN/A$270.00
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