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2018 PSAB Update Webinars

January 17, 2018 - January 25, 2018

This course is intended for finance professionals who prepare or present Public Sector Accounting Standards ("PSAS") compliant financial statements and who have a basic understanding and appreciation of the PSAS financial reporting model. This course provides an update on key PSAS initiatives and future directions.

Registration Fees: $250 for Members and $300 for Non-Members.

There are two webinars, the first is January 17 & 18, the second is January 24 & 25. Webinar length will be over the 2 days. Webinar length for each day will be 2.25 hours, for a total of 4.5 course hours.

Minimum class size will be 10. Maximum class sizes will be 50.

Click on the "More Info" link below for complete details, or, click on the "Register Now"button to register for one of these workshops.

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The course includes the following:

  • Overview of Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) current Work Plan
  • High-level review of new standards whose required implementation dates have not yet passed, with a focus on identifying likely impacts on Alberta municipalities.
  • New standards to be reviewed include:

  • PS1201 F/S Presentation
  • PS2200 Related Party Disclosures
  • PS2601 Foreign Currency Translation
  • PS 3210 Assets
  • PS 3320 Contingent Assets
  • PS 3380 Contractual Rights
  • PS 3420 Inter-entity Transactions
  • PS3430 Restructuring Transactions, and
  • PS3450 Financial Instruments

  • Review of the environmental standards PS 3260 Contaminated Sites, PS3270 Solid Waste Landfill Closure and Post Closure Costs and PS 3280 Asset Retirement Obligations

  • Review and status of other PSAB Projects, including the very important conceptual framework review project (“Concepts Underlying Financial Performance”), Pension projects and the Revenue project which is nearing completion
  • Discussion on PSAB future directions and general Q&A
  • Information on how to access the webinars and the website where the course materials can be found will be sent out to Registrants one week prior to the start of each of Session 1 and Session 2.

    Course length will be over 2 days. Webinar length for each day will be 2.25 hours, for a total of 4.5 course hours.

    Minimum class size will be 10. Maximum class sizes will be 50.

    IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR THE 'MEMBER' RATE, PLEASE BE SURE TO LOGIN AS A MEMBER BEFORE YOU START THE REGISTRATION and PAYMENT PROCESS.

    Refunds (less Administration Fee of $50) will be provided before January 7th for Session 1 and before January 14th for Session 2. Substitutions are permitted. Please contact Candace Coambs at: candace.coambs@gfoa.ab.ca should you wish to substitute someone in your stead or requesting a refund.


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    Conferences

    Alberta

    June 3, 2018 - June 6, 2018 Delta Lodge at Kananaskis

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    June 2, 2019 - June 4, 2019 Marriott River Cree

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    June 7, 2020 - June 10, 2020 Sheraton Red Deer Hotel

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    May 30, 2021 - June 2, 2021 Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

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    International

    Date Location
    May 6, 2018 - May 9, 2018 America's Center Convention Complex, St. Louis, Missouri
    May 19, 2019 - May 22, 2019 Los Angeles Convention Center
    May 17, 2020 - May 20, 2020 Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
    June 27, 2021 - June 30, 2021 Hyatt Regency & Swiss Hotel Chicago
    June 5, 2022 - June 8, 2022 Neal Kocurek Memorial Austin Convention Center