3000 | Virtual Training | Intermediate | Scheduled
OSCPA's CyberTech Summit - VIRTUAL
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 8:30am - 4:25pm
Pandemic Update: With all the changes this pandemic has brought, we understand you may have questions and concerns regarding continuing education offered by the Society. The safety of our attendees, discussion leaders and staff is always top of mind and our number one priority is to continue offering CPE options as safely as possible with the same quality and quantity you have come to expect. Please visit our Pandemic and OSCPA CPE: What to Expect page for more information.
Come learn with us at the OSCPA's CyberTech Summit - part of the OSCPA Summit Series.
New This Year: We have partnered with ACPEN to assemble a series of topics and national speakers at a price you'll love!
This virtual event is recommended for eight hours of CPE and will cover the following topics:
- Current Tech Crimes - Ripped from the Headlines
- Business Intelligence Analytics: Make Sense of Your Data
- The Perfect Storm - Data Governance and Data Privacy
- Gary Cokins (view bio)
- Randolph P. Johnston (view bio)
- Thomas G. Stephens (view bio)
- Brian F. Tankersley (view bio)
CPAs interested in learning more about technology and cyber security
Gary Cokins, MBA, CPIM is an internationally recognized author and speaker. He spent 30 years working with the consulting practices of Deloitte, KPMG, EDS and SAS. Gary has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. His most recent books are Performance Management: Integrating Strategy Execution, Methodologies, Risk, and Analytics and Predictive Business Analytics published by Wiley and Sons.
Randolph P. Johnston
Randy Johnston, MCP, CNA, executive vice president and partner of K2 Enterprises, a leading technology CPE provider in Hammond La., has more than 40 years experience Strategic Technology Planning, Accounting Software Selection, Paperless, Systems and Network Integration, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning, Business Development and Management, Process Engineering and outsourced managed services. Johnston was named one of Accounting Today’s Top 100 Most Influential People from 2004-2020 and Top 25 Thouhg Leader in the Accounting Industry 2011-2021.. His articles have been featured in CPA Technology Advisor, Journal of Accountancy and InfoWorld.
Thomas G. Stephens
Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, is an associate at K2 Enterprises. After working at BellSouth Corportation Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area in 1994. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. As part of his practice, he developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services on small business accounting software. Additionally, he began writing and presenting continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. In 2003, Mr. Stephens affiliated with K2 Enterprises, where he continues to develop and present educational programs to accounting and finance professionals.
Brian F. Tankersley
Brian F. Tankersley, CPA, CITP, CGMA, is the Technology Editor for The CPA Practice Advisor magazine. He has over 25 years of professional experience, including accounting, auditing, technology, and education. He teaches courses nationally through K2 Enterprises since 2005 and currently works with Yaeger CPA Review. Tankersley is a Certified Information Technology Professional, a Chartered Global Management Accountant and makes his home in Farragut, Tenn.