About The Conference

2017 Digital CPA Conference

This year's theme, "Tomorrow's Firm Today" will encourage practitioners to become future ready by 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 be tomorrow's firm today.

DCPA17 will grow your entire team.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

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 resources available due to cloud technology.

 

Take Advantage of Our Special Pricing

 

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Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
National Harbor, MD
December 3 - 5, 2018

INDIVIDUAL RATES

AICPA MEMBER: $1,095

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NON-MEMBER: $1,395

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PCPS Firm/ITMA Section/CITP or CGMA Credential Holder: $995

 
 
 

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PRE-CONFERENCE SESSIONS & PRICING

2 pre-conference topics will be offered for 3 additional CPE credits.
The cost of each session is $150.

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GROUP RATES

BRING MORE, SAVE MORE

Groups of 2-5 attendees take $75 off of the indivdual rate.

Group of 6-20 attendees take $225 off of the indivdual rate.

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CONFERENCE DETAILS

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

National Harbor, MD
December 3 - 5, 2018

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DIGITAL CPA ONLINE CONFERENCE OPTIONS TO ATTEND:

Full Online Conference – Monday, Dec 3 – Wednesday, Dec 5
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. The same rates apply as onsite pricing. CPE Credits: 16.

Online Conference 7-Pack – Monday, Dec 3 – Wednesday, Dec 5
This option gives you access to your choice to 7 sessions from the main conference plus keynotes from Barry Melancon and Erik Asgeirsson. This is a great option if you are unable to attend the entire event. CPE Credits: 8-12 depending on sessions selected.

  • PCPS Firm/IMTA Section/CITP/ CGMA Credential- $535
  • AICPA Member- $635
  • Nonmember- $935
 
 

Cloud Resource Providers for Digital CPA's

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 DCPA17.

 

CPA.COM PARTNER SOLUTIONS

 
BILL.COM

CPA.COM/BILL-MANAGEMENT
Manage your clients' payables and receivables – anytime, anywhere.

Podcast

Technology Eliminates Barriers. Mark Gervase, Director of Product Marketing with Bill.com, discusses constraints and barriers of the old business model being disrupted. Gain efficiencies through technology and best practices.

 

CONFIRMATION.COM

CPA.COM/AUDIT-CONFIRMATIONS
Audit confirmations – fast. Simple. Secure.

Podcast

Chasing Confirmations? Brian Fox, CEO of Confirmation.com, discusses increasing the realization rate by using a tool to help the profession. Including, sharing insight on understanding Private and Public Blockchain.

Whitepaper

Making the Shift from Client Service to Client Experience
Confirmation.com shares their new eBook demonstrating how technology helped create this paradigm and how it can help streamline the auditor/client workflow.

 

 
Expensify

CPA.COM/EXPENSE-MANAGEMENT
Expensify streamlines the entire expense management process.

Podcast

Aggregate and Normalize. David Barrett, CEO of Expensify, shares his thoughts on saving you your worst time. How? By doing the leg work to neatly categorize and relieve accountants so they can focus on analysis and share insights with their clients.

 

SAGE INTACCT

CPA.COM/CLIENT-ACCOUNTING
Increase your profitability and gain a competitive advantage.

Podcast

Are you hardwired to outsource? Kevin Cumley, Director of the Intacct Accountant Program with Sage Intacct, discusses - the future is now to collaborate and take a transformational approach to drive success.

 

 
PAYCHEX

CPA.COM/HUMAN-CAPITAL-MANAGEMENT
Secure your place as your clients' trusted business advisor.

Podcast

Making sense of alphabet soup. Philip Horrisberger, Director of Channel Marketing, Paychex discusses Future Firm Services and providing Human Capital Management through a broad range of value enhancing, HR advisory solutions.

Whitepaper

Why Accountants Must Be Prepared to Advise Clients on Human Resources
Paychex elaborates how your firm can help clients with HR.

 

RIVIO

RIVIO.COM
Validation and control for financial document exchange between firms, third parties and private businesses.

 

 
VERTEX

CPA.COM/SALESTAX
Extend your offerings and ensure compliance for clients with sales & use tax automation.

 

XCM SOLUTIONS

CPA.COM/WORKFLOW-SOFTWARE
Accelerated workflow automation.

Podcast

Passion for Productivity. Mike Sabbatis, CEO of XCM Solutions, shares thoughts around the profession - the people, business process and technologies that support it.

Webinar

Technology Disruptors: How They Will Change Your Job
(Recording not eligible for CPE)
Technology disruptors are the largest drivers of change in business now and for the foreseeable future. Hear from Mike Sabbatis of XCM™, to learn how technology disruptors will change your job—whether you are a Partner, Manager, or Individual Contributor.

 

 

DCPA17 GUEST SOLUTION PROVIDERS

 
ACCOUNTING SUITE

ACCOUNTINGSUITE.COM
AccountingSuite is a powerful, all-in-one business application that includes accounting, cloud banking, order and inventory management, as well as time tracking in one cloud-driven platform.

Podcast

Working on the Business Processes, Just not the Numbers. Kurt Kunselman, COO of AccountingSuite shares his thoughts on two of his passions: music and a centralized cloud accounting platform.

 

AUVENIR

AUVENIR.COM
The Auvenir platform seamlessly integrates advanced technology to enhance the financial audit workflow, improving efficiencies and communications for auditors and their clients.

Podcast

Making Audits Sexy Again. Join Pete Myers, CEO with Auvenir, as he gives insight on automating the heavy lifting and discusses focusing in on the biggest pain points.

 

 
BUDGETA

BUDGETA.COM
Budgeta makes it easy to build, collaborate, and share accurate budgets and forecasts that are as easy to interpret as they are to create and maintain. Budgeta amazes users with insights that give them the complete financial trajectory for their businesses.

 

FATHOM

FATHOMHQ.COM
Fathom is a management reporting and financial analysis application for advisors and their clients. Fathom transforms your accounting data into beautiful reports and timely business insights.

Podcast

Technology is just a piece of the puzzle. Madeline Reeves, Director of Business Development at Fathom, shares insight on investing time in people and building meaningful client relationships.

 

 
FLOQAST

FLOQAST.COM
FloQast is close management software created by accountants for accountants to help accounting teams close faster and more accurately. On average FloQast customers close three days faster.

 

HUBDOC

HUBDOC.COM
Hubdoc leverages cloud computing and machine learning to automatically collect and analyze business documents for financial reporting, reconciliation and audit proofing.

 

 
INTUIT

QUICKBOOKS.INTUIT.COM
Intuit partners with accounting firms who are looking to move their Accounting Services & Outsourcing practices to the cloud; providing training, education, and resources to ensure a successful transition.

Podcast

The Cloud as a Tipping Point. Join David Bergstein, CPA, from Intuit, as he discusses accountants adapting to the digital age and moving their focus to advisory services.

 

MINDBRIDGE ANALYTICS

MINDBRIDGE.AI
MindBridge Analytics Inc.™ is committed to revolutionizing how internal and external audits are conducted.

Podcast

Put Audit Back in the Black. Solon Angel, Chief Strategy Officer with MindBridge, Ai, shares his perspective of unlocking the capabilities of CPAs and driving value while driving competency rates.

Webinar

How do we define "reasonable" assurance in the 21st century?
Solon Angel, Founder of MindBridge Ai., aims to share recent advancements in technology and the analytics of big data tailored for auditors that are enabling higher assurance levels, quality of analytics and margins on audit engagements.

 

 
RECEIPT BANK

RECEIPT-BANK.COM
Receipt Bank extracts the key information from your bills, receipts and invoices, removing the need for manual data entry.

Podcast

Think about a transformational change to your business. Damien Greathead, VP Business Development with Receipt Bank, discusses being a proactive advisor to bring valid and valuable information in real time to accountants and their clients.

 

SAGE

SAGE.COM
Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll, and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world's accounting professionals.

Podcast

Take the Transformation Journey. Join Ed Kless, Senior Director of Partner Development and Strategy with Sage as he discusses not using technology to become more efficient, but rather allowing it to give you more time to invest in customer relationships.