There are many accounting and bookkeeping events in a calendar year. As an informative blog post for our Canadian and US customers we decided to shortlist 8 events not to be missed in 2015.
If you are attending any of these events keep a look out for the LedgerDocs team. We hope to announce our event schedule soon.
1. Sage Summit
Sage Software is a world renowned accounting and payroll application used by businesses all over the world. The Sage Summit is an event that celebrates the growth of businesses with the collaboration of innovators, entrepreneurs and CEO’s. Sage Summit goes beyond accounting to bring 7,500 business men and women together to share their insights on growing businesses.
Dates: July 27th – 30th, 2015
Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA. USA
2. QuickBooks Connect
If you haven’t heard of QuickBooks, then you aren’t in accounting industry. QuickBooks Connect conference brings together small business owners, entrepreneurs, developers, and most importantly – accounting professionals. With famous keynote speakers including Jessica Alba and Robert Herjavec, QuickBooks Connect is an accounting conference you don’t want to miss.
Dates: November 2nd – 4th, 2015
Location: San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA. USA
3. American Accounting Association
The American Accounting Association is the largest community of accountants in academia, so it comes as no surprise that the AAA Annual Meeting always has a grand turnout. With more than 3000 attendees expected, this year’s theme is “Building Bridges to our Future.” If you’re interested in learning more about accounting or just live near the area, it’s definitely worthwhile to check out.
Dates: August 8th – 12th, 2015
Location: 5717 Bessie Drive, Sarasota, FL. USA
4. The One National Conference 2015
The Chartered Professional Accountant is the most prestigious designation an accountant can strive for; The One National Conference 2015 will help you get there. With opportunities to network, learn, and get ahead in Canada’s accounting industry, it’s no wonder that the One National Conference is the biggest accounting conference in Canada.
Dates: September 28th – 30th, 2015
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON. Canada
With the advancement of cloud technology it essential that accountants are up to date on how to move their practices online. SleeterCon is the conference that aims to educate accountants on the growing technology of their industry. See all the new software, apps, and technology in the accounting industry at SleeterCon.
Dates: November 16th – 19th, 2015
Location: 3600 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV. USA
6. IPBC Bookkeeper Conference
The IPBC Bookkeeper Conference is a conference for bookkeepers and accountants who seek to further develop their credentials. With speakers from major sponsors such as Sage Software, TelPay, Intuit, and Kashoo, there is bound to be an abundance of resources and knowledge that will help you get to where you need to be.
Dates: October 1st – 3rd, 2015
Location: Niagara Falls, ON. Canada
7. 70th Annual NSA Convention and Expo
Right here in our home town is the location for the 70th Annual NSA Convention Expo. The National Society of Accountants have an annual meeting in which accountants across North America come to learn more about their profession and play in our beautiful city. If you happen to be in the area, this conference will definitely be worth your while.
Dates: August 19th – 22nd, 2015
Location: 655 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC. Canada
8. CPABC Pacific Summit
Another conference presented by the CPA is the CPABC Pacific Summit. Hosted in our neighboring city, Kelowna, this conference is aimed towards BC accountants who are looking for a thought provoking experience in this opportunistic program. Come to learn, network, and thrive in your industry.
Dates: September 23rd – 25th, 2015
Location: 1310 Water Street, Kelowna, BC. Canada