The DeSoto Savannah, USA
The DeSoto Savannah, USA, 15 E Liberty, Savannah, GA 31401, USA

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Event Date Thu Feb 13 EST - Fri Feb 14 EST (almost 2 years ago)
Location The DeSoto Savannah, USA
15 E Liberty, Savannah, GA 31401, USA
Region Americas

Advanced Public Utility Accounting 2020 - Most of the crucial decisions that electric utilities make require financial information. Utility accounting staff must understand how accounting principles and practices impact financial reporting to internal and external stakeholders. This practical course examines the more complicated aspects of accounting theory and practice to inform planning and decision-making and help execute your day-to-day work more efficiently and effectively. Discuss how accounting principles and practices impact financial report­ing to internal and external stakeholders. Learn about industry trends, new accounting standards, and strategies for ensuring future financial success.

Course Topics:
• Presentation of financial statements
• Introduction to sustainability accounting standards
• Using regulatory accounting to mitigate ratepayer and financial reporting impacts
• Financial statement analysis and its role in strategic planning
• Capital structure and financing utility infrastructure projects
• Establishing strong internal controls to efficiently allocate resources and deter fraud
• Governmental accounting pronouncements update
• Accounting for contingencies, capitalized interest, asset impairments and asset retirement obligations
• Update on implementing the new GASB Pension Standard


2020 Speakers

Russell A. Hissom
Partner Emeritus, CPA, CIA, CISA, CRMA

Bethany Ryers
Firm Director, CPA, MAS

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• Ufc
• Avant
• Milwaukee
• Preng & Associate
• Bkd
• AT&T Business
• Red Clay
• 8 MinutesEnergy
• Prt
• Strata Solar
• Fti Solar
• Telesan
• Honey Well
• Mc Burns Donnel
• Arcos
• Dragos
• Upa
• Cypress Creek
• Hometown Connects