13th Annual IMA Michigan Fall Conference
Moderated by Douglas T. Hicks, CPA

“Excellence and Professionalism in Management Accounting”

Sponsored by the IMA Michigan Council


Monday, October 27, 2014

The Kellogg Center at MSU in East Lansing

Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center

Michigan State University

55 South Harrison Avenue
E. Lansing, MI 48824-1022
(517) 432-4000

8 hours of Continuing Professional Education
(Including 2.0 hours of ethics)

Register for the 13th Annual Fall Conference!

The IMA Michigan Council's 13th Annual Fall Conference is just weeks away, so save the date and register early.  Doug Hicks will serve as Master of Ceremony and Conference Speakers will include: Victor Miesel, Principal & Chief Economist; Marianne Jennings, Emeritus Professor of Legal and Ethical Studies in Business from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University; Paul D. Borja, Executive Vice President, Flagstar Bank; IMA Global Chair Elect, Benjamin Mulling, CMA, CPA, CITP; Dan Lynn, CPA Tax Partner, Beene Garter; Carol Hubbard, CPA, Audit Partner-in-Charge, Beene Gartner; Howard Cutler, CPA, Audit Partner, Beene Garter; Susan Mathiesen, Director of Research, McGraw Wentworth. Please contact Chuck Phillips via email if you have any questions about the conference. Follow this link to register!

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The 13th Annual Fall Conference is scheduled for Monday, October 27, 2014 at the Kellogg Center on the Campus of Michigan State University.

Below is the agenda for the conference. Click on speaker names to view photos-bios.

13th Annual Fall Conference Agenda

Morning Session

8:00 - 8:25am Reception & Continental Breakfast
8:25 - 8:30am Participant Welcome, Introduction of Doug Hicks, CPA and Master of Ceremony
8:30 - 9:20am

Economic Update

Victor Miesel, Principal & Chief Economist

9:20 - 10:10am

Ethics

Marianne Jennings, Emeritus Professor of Legal and Ethical Studies in Business from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University

10:10 - 10:25am Morning Break
10:25 - 11:15am

Ethics

Marianne Jennings, Emeritus Professor of Legal and Ethical Studies in Business from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University

11:15 - 12:05pm

Finance Operational Excellence

Paul D. Borja, Executive Vice President, Flagstar Bank

Afternoon Session

12:10 - 1:15pm

Lunch, Awards and Keynote Speaker

Chapter Awards and Other Special Recognition:

2014-2015 IMA Michigan Council President, Joe Nycum

Keynote Luncheon Speaker:

Leadership

Benjamin Mulling, CMA, CPA, CITP 2014-2015 Chair Elect, Global IMA

1:15 - 1:25pm

After Lunch Break

1:25 - 2:25pm

Tax Update

Dan Lynn, CPA Tax Partner, Beene Garter

2:25 - 2:40pm

Afternoon Break

2:40 - 3:30pm

Accounting Update

Carol Hubbard, CPA Audit Partner-in-Charge, Howard Cutler, CPA Audit Partner, Beene Garter

3:30 - 4:30pm

Health Plan Costs, Benefits & Challenges

Susan Mathiesen, Director of Research, McGraw Wentworth

4:30 - 4:45pm

Summary and Business Card Exchange-Adjournment



2014 Michigan Fall Conference Committee:

Function Name
Conference Chair & Sponsorship Chuck Phillips, CMA
Council President - Awards Luncheon M/C Joe Nycum
Planning Jim Horsch, CMA, CFM
Registration and Planning Chris Mishler, CMA, CIA
Registration & Speakers' Gifts Sue Bos, CMA, CPA
Registration Jamie McCoy, CMA
Planning Anne Leighty
Website & Announcements Joe Nycum
Photographer Bob Maddox, CMA
Program Moderator Doug Hicks, CPA

 

Archives of Annual Fall Conferences:

Year Number Day Date Program Archives Photos
12 Monday 10/28/2013 Conference 2013 Conference Pics-2013
11 Monday 10/29/2012 Conference 2012 Conference Pics-2012
10 Monday 10/24/2011 Conference 2011 Conference Pics-2011
9 Monday 10/25/2010 Conference 2010 Conference Pics-2010
8 Thursday 10/29/2009 Conference 2009 Conference Pics-2009
7 Wednesday 10/29/2008 Conference 2008 Conference Pics-2008
6 Thursday 10/25/2007 Conference 2007 Conference Pics-2007
5 Tuesday 10/24/2006 Conference 2006 Conference Pics-2006
4 Thursday 10/27/2005 Conference 2005 Conference Pics-2005
3 Tuesday 10/26/2004 Conference 2004 Conference Pics-2004
2 Tuesday 10/28/2003 Conference 2003 Conference Pics-2003
1 Wednesday 10/30/2002 Conference 2002 Conference Pics-2002

 

  

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