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Event Description
Event Description

The Life Sciences Accounting & Reporting Congress is the largest and longest running annual conference dedicated to financial reporting and accounting for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical/health technology companies.

The event highlights key industry trends, technology & tools, knowledge and information to stay ahead of the curve for:

  • Preparers
  • Standard Setters
  • Regulators
  • Auditors
  • Investors / Analysts
Objectives/Content
Objectives/Content

A broad range of technical and strategic accounting and reporting topics are covered, including:

  • Accounting for R&D Collaborations
  • Lease Accounting
  • Revenue Recognition
  • Gross-to-Net Forecasting, Estimates and Accruals
  • IPO Processes and SEC Requirements
  • Divestitures
  • Accounting for Credit Losses
  • Application of A.I. and Robotics for Advanced Analytics
Target Audience
Target Audience

The conference annually attracts over 500 delegates including:

  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Accountants
  • Corporate Controllers
  • Heads of Financial Reporting
  • Senior Finance / Accounting Managers

Recommended CPEs:

12 CPE Credits (2.5 main conference days)


Instructional Delivery Method
Instructional Delivery Method

Presentations, panel sessions and practical workshops.

Course Level: Advanced
Course Level: Advanced

Prerequisites: Attendees should have a minimum of two years of accounting experience, either as a client service provider or working directly on financial reporting issues within a corporate organization.


Advance Preparation
Advance Preparation

There is no advance preparation for this event.

Questions / Concerns
Questions / Concerns

For more information regarding registration for the course, complaints, and/or program cancellation policies, please contact:

Matt Hannon: matt.hannon@informa.com | +1-339-298-2157