Dallas Fort Worth Area IMA Spring CPE Conference

March 30, 2012, Hosted by the Dallas Fort Worth Area IMA and University of North Texas at Dallas
Location: University of North Texas at Dallas, 7400 University Hills Blvd., Dallas, 75241 (map)
Parking: Free (permit will be provided at the registration table on the day of the event)
Schedule: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, registration begins at 8:30 AM

Program:
This one-day conference provides you a unique opportunity to hear from outstanding speakers and increase your knowledge on six current and very relevant accounting, business, and leadership topics, while earning up to 6 CPE credits. Hear firsthand what these experts have to say.

This event will also provide you the opportunity to visit the state-of-the art campus of the University of North Texas at Dallas, located just south of downtown Dallas, and to enjoy its outstanding facilities.

This workshop qualifies for 6.0 hours of CPE (Dallas Fort Worth IMA is registered with TSBPA). This program will consist of presentations, no prerequisites or advanced preparation required.

Agenda – at – a- Glance

08:30 – 09:00 AMRegistration
09:00 – 09:50 AMTeam Building by Ronald P. Fory, CPA, CMA, CFE, & CFM (Lecturer –
University of North Texas at Dallas, President – The Fory Group, IMA
Regional VP)
10:00 – 10:50 AMIMA’s Managerial Costing Initiative: An Update by Charles R. “Chuck”
Thomas, Jr., PhD, CMA, CPA (Director, Financial Analysis at Southwest
Airlines, member of IMA Managerial Costing Conceptual Framework Task
Force)
11:00 – 11:50 AMAn Update of COSO’s Internal Control–Integrated Framework by William
D. “Bill” Schneider, CPA (Director of Accounting at AT&T, member of
AICPA Board of Directors, member of COSO Internal Control Integrated
Framework Advisory Committee)
12:00 – 01:00 PMLunch, including Special Presentation by John Macaulay, CMA (IMA Chair
Elect)
01:00 – 01:50 PMEconomic Development by Senator Royce West (Texas State Senator and
Managing Partner, West & Associates, LLP)
02:00 – 02:50 PMAmerica’s Energy Future by Marc Hildenbrand (President and CEO of the
March Group, a firm specializing in gas and oil business development)
03:00 – 03:50 PMDo Good & Make Money: The Sustainability Imperative for Management
Accountants by Tom Pryor (Director of the SBDC for Enterprise Excellence
and a growth Coach for TMAC)
04:00 – 05:00 PMNetworking and/or Tour of UNT Dallas

For more information on the topics and speakers, go to http://www.dallasima.com/pages/speaker_1.html

Registration through Dallas Fort Worth Area IMA website, http://www.dallasima.com/reservations2.htm

Price to attend:
• IMA Members – Early Bird by 3/9/12 $60, Normal by 3/23/12 $70, Last Minute after 3/23/12 or at the Door $90
• Young Professional and Academic Members – Early Bird by 3/9/12 $45, Normal by 3/23/12 $55, Last Minute after 3/23/12 or at the Door $70
• Non IMA Members – Early Bird by 3/9/12 $70, Normal by 3/23/12 $80, Last Minute after 3/23/12 or at the Door $99
• Students – Early Bird by 3/9/12 $20, Normal by 3/23/12 $20, Last Minute after 3/23/12 or at the Door $25

Cancellations – please e-mail reservations@dallasima.com as soon possible. Refunds will not be made for cancellations made after 5:00 PM on Monday, March 26th. If you do not cancel prior to the deadline, you will not receive a refund for the event. You may alternatively send someone in your placeby notifying reservations@dallasima.com.