Who Should Attend
State of Texas Licensed CPA or a CPA seeking to be licensed in the State of Texas
The business information systems landscape is changing at breakneck speed as new technologies are embedded in accounting, enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and business intelligence systems. This course provides a practitioner overview of new tools, techniques, and terminology that accounting clients are considering, adopting, or actively using.
Developments of interest include the migration to cloud-based infrastructure, memory-resident computing, advanced user interfaces, business analytics/data visualization tools, and the use of artificial intelligence techniques by “citizen data scientists.” Course content includes discussion of current/baseline practices, identification of key emerging technologies, coverage of new developments in commercial information systems, and demonstration of select next-generation information system tools and techniques.