The SEC and XBRL: Financial Reporting in a New Light
1.0 CPE Credits Available

Financial reporting has changed! The new structured data (XBRL) format for disclosing financial information significantly impacts all companies, public and private. The SEC is requiring and using structured data with increasing frequency and sophistication. Are you up-to-speed on this new development?

Join us for this complimentary webinar and hear our expert panel discuss the areas that are critical to understanding the fast-paced world of XBRL, including how the SEC and analysts are realizing significant benefits from its use; and how this impacts all SEC reporting companies.

The SEC and XBRL:
Financial Reporting in a New Light
Thursday, December 1, 2016
1 PM Eastern / 12 PM Central / 10 AM Pacific


Alexandra Ledbetter works for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of the Investor Advocate, serving as Senior Counsel to Investor Advocate Rick A. Fleming. Prior to joining the Office of the Investor Advocate in May 2016, Alex was a staff attorney in the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance where she reviewed public company filings.

Lou Rohman has provided XBRL Leadership and subject matter expertise to a wide range of organizations. He is currently a member of both the FASB's US-GAAP Taxonomy Advisory Group and the IASB's IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group. He has also been an active participant on the US-GAAP taxonomy project team of XBRL US.

Emily Huang is the CEO and Co-Founder of idaciti, the FinTech BI platform that provides curated financial & non-financial data and empowers corporate users and the investment community to create and share compelling narratives and analyses with data. Emily also co-founded Rivet Software (2003-2014) with Mike Rohan.

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The learning objectives for this event include:
  • Discover new SEC developments and recent SEC activities that impact XBRL filers 
  • Learn how analysts (and the SEC!) are using XBRL financials
  • See how common XBRL errors draw negative attention to registrants, including actual situations
  • Reduce the risk associated with problems in XBRL filings by understanding the underlying cause and taking steps to correct systemic problems
Event Details

Registration: Free
Advance preparation: None
Who should attend: CFOs, Controllers, Lawyers, Investor Relations, External Financial Reporting, Financial Analysts, Internal Auditors and compliance personnel
Prerequisites: Basic SEC Disclosure Knowledge
Program level: Basic
Delivery method: Group Internet
Recommended CPE credit: 1.0 in Accounting field of study

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