New York, NY, March 16, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Peter Bible, Partner, EisnerAmper LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Tectonic Shift in Accounting & Financial Reporting Coming: Are you ready?” This event is scheduled on May 23, 2011 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET. For more information, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2011_tectonicShift.html
The FASB and the IASB have recently revised their convergence timeline & big changes are on the way. This Knowledge Group Live webcast aims to help you understand & implement the changes at your firm and, if applicable, for your clients.
It will focus on the Boards' highest priority convergence projects targeting completion by June 30, 2011, including:
- Accounting for Financial Instruments
- Revenue Recognition
- Insurance Contracts
- Up-to-the minute regulatory changes
About Peter Bible
As Partner-in-Charge of the Public Companies Group, Peter Bible leads the Firm’s efforts in meeting the business and regulatory needs of SEC companies. He was appointed to the AICPA’s Center for Audit Quality’s SEC Regulations Committee, which meets periodically with the staff of the SEC to discuss emerging technical accounting and reporting issues relating to SEC rules and regulations.
Peter’s diverse background includes senior leadership in both public and private accounting. Peter has held worldwide accounting responsibility for two Fortune 30 Corporations and served as Audit Partner for Deloitte and Touche’s New York office.
At Deloitte, Peter also served as Deputy Professional Practice Director for the Northeast Region and for the Collateralized Mortgage Obligations Group. He has an exceptional background in audit, taxation, and accounting, as well as hands-on experience with divestitures, acquisitions, joint ventures, IPOs (26-in total), and other public and private offerings. He also has a deep expertise with US GAAP, IAS and SEC rules and serves as Partner in Charge of the Firm’s Western Audit Practice.
About EisnerAmper LLP
EisnerAmper is one of the premier accounting, tax and business advisory firms in the United States and the leading regional firm in the Northeast. EisnerAmper provides a wide array of services to a diverse client base including financial institutions, publicly traded and privately held companies and high net worth individuals and family groups.
For more information about Peter Bible and EisnerAmper LLP, please visit: http://www.amper.com/
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org