This year's theme, "Taking the Lead" encouraged profession members to take the lead in providing advisory based accounting services vs. transactional compliance based services, and implement emerging technologies throughout their practice. With a direct focus on the needs of CPA firms, our thought leaders helped attendees align the latest innovations with their long-term strategies which will in turn helped them take the lead.
The transformation to Digital CPA status requires change firm wide.
Any professional staff members will benefit from this conference, including:
Partners, managers and staff of client accounting service teams
Technology champions responsible for implementing cloud solutions within your firm
Business development directors and firm marketing directors
Human resource directors and employee development professionals
Operating in the Cloud
These sessions are designed to inform on developments in technology and how to successfully implement and employ them throughout your firm. The sessions in this track include:
Leading the Way
These topics are for those driving change in their firm and on their teams. The sessions in this track include:
The accounting profession is working to develop the future leaders, and build new skills in their staff. These sessions are focused creating a winning strategy for your firm and team. The sessions in this track include:
Client Accounting Services
Client Accounting/ Advisory Services are a staple track of the DCPA Conferences. This year we are discussing:
The San Francisco Marriot Marquis
780 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
December 4 - 6, 2016
Full Online Conference – Monday, Dec 5 – Wednesday, Dec 7
This option gives you access to all sessions from the main conference. You’ll have the ability to select your concurrent sessions and build your conference just as if you were onsite. Roundtables are the only conference session not included. The same rates apply as onsite pricing. CPE Credits: 15.
Online Conference 7-Pack – Monday, Dec 5– Wednesday, Dec 7
This option gives you access to your choice to 7 sessions from the main conference plus keynotes from Erik Asgeirsson as well as the "Building Blocks of Growth" keynote. Roundtables are not available in the 7-pack. A great option if you are unable to attend the entire event. See above for pricing. CPE Credits: 8-12 depending on sessions selected.
Our Resource Center gives DCPA attendees the opportunity to learn more from the leaders in accounting firm cloud based solutions.
The list below provides details and links of our partner brands and solution providers who will be exhibiting at DCPA16.
Manage your clients' payables and receivables – anytime, anywhere.
Audit confirmations – fast. Simple. Secure.
Increase your profitability and gain a competitive advantage.
Secure your place as your clients' trusted business advisor.
Refer your clients to this revolutionary approach to Sales and Use Tax Automation
Accelerated workflow automation.
Be CPA Branded with CPA.com email address
The new benchmark in private company financial information exchange
For over 15 years, AccountantsWorld has been the pioneer in cloud-based solutions for accountants. AccountantsWorld offers a fully integrated suite of innovative accounting, payroll, and practice management solutions that help accountants better serve their clients and grow their bottom lines without adding clients or staff.
Expensify streamlines the entire expense management process from receipt to reimbursement with realtime expense reports. The user-friendly mobile and web app includes features such as company card management, integrations with all major accounting softwares, multi-stage approval workflows, next-day reimbursement, and more. The ExpensifyApproved! partnership program offers exclusive perks for accounting partners.
Validis' cloud-based audit software provides accounting firms a 25%-time savings on mid-market engagements with just a few clicks of the mouse. Our software streamlines the PBC process, ensures audit quality, enables access data in real time, and can be used to conduct continuous monitoring.
Receipt Bank extracts the key information from your bills, receipts and invoices, removing the need for manual data entry. Receipt Bank can then publish the data to your accounting software or it can be downloaded as a spreadsheet or used to create expense reports.
SurePayroll Inc., a Paychex company, is a leading online payroll solution for accountants, small business owners and households nationwide. Using SurePayroll’s automated online payroll allows accountants and their clients to save time and money, while maintaining control and flexibility with their payroll.
BlackLine is a leading provider of Enhanced Financial Controls and Automation (EFCA) software and the only one that offers a unified cloud platform supporting the entire close-to-disclose process. BlackLine’s EFCA Platform helps companies improve the accuracy and reliability of their financial reporting, achieve process efficiencies and improve visibility into their Finance & Accounting (F&A) operations.
Citrix ShareFile provides accounting firms with an industry-leading solution to securely exchange confidential documents, simplify PBC and approval workflows, easily get client signatures, and more.
At Sage, we go beyond software. We provide accounting, ERP, HR, payroll, asset management, and payment solutions for businesses.
Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.