Research & Innovation
Efforts such as our Startup Accelerator which has helped accounting entrepreneurs get a leg up on business development. In addition, our collaboration with the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance in conjunction with the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) has brought insight and clarity to this complex, new financial tool.
Read our latest updates below.
The Association and CPA.com Startup Accelerator helps grow startups throughout the accounting ecosystem so they can help transform the profession. Our aim is to strengthen the ability of individual accountants or finance teams to be the go-to analysts, strategists and consultants that are indispensable to organizations throughout the world.
This past May, the AICPA and CPA.com in partnership with the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, held the first Blockchain in Accounting Symposium. The event was a one-day brainstorming session that brought together more than 60 leaders in accounting to map out how the accounting profession can advance blockchain as a united front. This emerging technology trends report provides insights and key initiatives discussed at the Symposium as well as provides further blockchain definitions, practical application in accounting, and identifies where blockchain is at on the hype cycle.
The Executive Roundtable brings together the best, brightest, and most experienced minds serving the accounting profession to cooperate, compete, and exchange ideas on how to best serve accountants and their clients. It is the exclusive convening of C-Level executives from technology companies servicing the accounting profession. This report is a synopsis of trends identified at the 2018 meeting.
Today's business world is moving rapidly, transforming accountants' lives but also offering new opportunities. We're looking ahead to help you go beyond. Turn to us for more information on today's topics and check out what we're tracking in future twice-a-year editions of the "Watchlist."