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Delivered as a Hybrid Event September 20-22, 2021
In-Person: September 20-21 • Virtual: September 22Aloft Boston Seaport District • Boston, MA

Informa Connect — CPE Sponsors

Informa Connect is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the national Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. (www.nasba.org)

For further information, please contact: sharon.langan@informa.com

Event Description

The Finance and Accounting for Bioscience Companies is Boston's essential forum for advancing financial and commercial success of innovative bioscience 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

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

  • New Launch Planning and Commercialization Expertise
  • Biotech Equity Funding Models and Pathways into the Public Markets
  • Forecasting, Modeling and Valuation Strategies
  • Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies
  • Real World, Practical Applications of AI, RPA, Machine Learning and Bots
  • Outsourcing vs. Insourcing IT Best Practices
  • Leadership Lessons from Seasoned CFOs
  • Life Sciences Accounting Standards Update

Target Audience

The conference annually attracts hundreds of attendees, including:

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

NASBA Requirements

LEARNING OBJECTIVE: To provide finance and accounting professionals with updates on key industry issues and regulations that impact the financial accounting and reporting of listed companies as well as best practices for statutory reporting and for private/emerging growth companies.

DELIVERY METHOD: Group Live and Group Internet-Based

NASBA FIELD OF STUDY: Accounting

PREREQUISITE REQUIREMENTS: None

PROGRAM LEVEL: Basic

ADVANCE PREPARATION: None

COMPLAINT RESOLUTION POLICY: For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or program cancellation policies please contact Matt Hannon at (212) 600-3408 or email at matt.hannon@informa.com.

OFFICIAL NASBA SPONSOR STATEMENT: Informa Connect is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org *Disclaimer: Agenda is subject to change. Credits are awarded based on participation and are pending approval. Credits are based on session monitoring

NASBA Requirements, Continued

REFUND POLICY: Your registration may be transferred to a member of your organization up to 24 hours in advance of the conference. All cancellations received in writing on or before 14 days prior to the start date of the event will be refunded, less a $499 administrative charge. No refunds will be made after this date; however, the registration fee less the applicable administrative charge can be credited to another Informa Connect conference if you register within 30 days from the date of this conference to an alternative Informa Connect conference scheduled within the next six months. In case of conference cancellation, Informa Connect’s liability is limited to refund of the conference registration fee only. Cancellation of a conference due to events beyond our control* are subject to a $499 administrative charge, should you or a colleague be unable to attend the rescheduled date. Informa Connect reserves the right to alter this program without prior notice. PLEASE NOTE: Speakers and agenda are subject to change. In the event of a speaker cancellation, every effort to find a suitable replacement will be made. The opinions of the conference faculty do not necessarily reflect those of the companies they represent or Informa Connect. * Events beyond our control include: severe weather conditions, natural and man-made disasters and any other similar events. AICPA/NASBA guidelines for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits are based on a 50-minute credit hour in qualifying NASBA CPE subject areas. One credit equals 50 minutes, and are rounded down to the nearest half-credit. Networking breaks are omitted from the total CPE minutes.