Magazine article Strategic Finance

Education, Friendship, Networking

Magazine article Strategic Finance

Education, Friendship, Networking

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NEXT MONTH, IMA[R] will host its most popular educational and networking event of the year--the Annual Conference & Expo. Already boasting great registration numbers, ACE2017 in Denver, Colo., June 17-21, offers something new: eight specialty tracks that map directly to the daily job responsibilities of a management accountant. That means attendees will learn skills to help them deliver more value to their employers and, at the same time, increase their own value as an accounting professional or as a CMA[R] (Certified Management Accountant).

I've attended IMA Annual Conferences as a member for the past 30 years, and, during that time, I've come away with incredible rewards. If you plan to attend ACE2017, you can expect to gain:

1. EDUCATION. This year's Conference promises an exciting lineup of speakers with a broad depth of knowledge. The keynote sessions will feature motivational speakers who will share their life experiences and accomplishments, while concurrent sessions will focus on more narrow skill sets that track directly to the CMA body of knowledge. Both types of sessions will give you the ability to perform at a higher level on the job, as well as inspiration that can shape your perspective on life.

2. FRIENDSHIP. I've met incredibly dynamic IMA members and other accounting professionals during my Conference experiences over the years. I've developed relationships with colleagues who have provided me support to solve professional dilemmas and address tough challenges. …

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