Nevada CPA


January 2019 Las Vegas Chapter Meeting


Las Vegas Chapter of the Nevada Society of CPAs proudly presents:

Topic: The Battle to Disrupt and Dismantle Transnational Crime Organizations – An ICE agent’s perspective

An introduction to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) discussing, specifically, the work that Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), conducts. It will highlight the work being done to combat the illicit trafficking of weapons and narcotics, financial crimes, cyber-crimes, child pornography and illicit trade. There will also be some case studies that highlight the work in those areas.

Speaker: Michael Adams, Special Agent, Department of Homeland Security and Investigations

Michael Adams Special Agent of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security Investigations, employed July of 2011. Prior to becoming a Special Agent with Homeland Security Investigations, Adams was employed as a Special Agent with the United States Secret Service June of 2000. He investigated violations of federal law relating to financial crimes, cybercrimes and the cross-border flow of people and goods. Adams completed the Criminal Investigator training course offered by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and the Special Agent Training programs offered by Homeland Security Investigations and the United States Secret Service. He is also currently certified as a Computer Forensics Agent with Homeland Security Investigations.

Adams investigated numerous cybercrime and digital currency cases during his career, both with Homeland Security Investigations and the Secret Service, with an exclusive focus on cybercrime investigations beginning in 2007. His current responsibilities include investigations related to the disruption and dismantlement of transnational cybercrime organizations involved in the procurement, trafficking and use of compromised financial data, with the data primarily being obtained via network intrusion or mass data breach.


Register online or by calling the Society office, (775) 826-6800.

Event Details

Date & Time:

Thursday, January 17, 2019

11:30am – 1:00pm

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Lawry's The Prime Rib

4043 Howard Hughes Pkwy

Las Vegas, NV 89169

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CPE Credit:

1 hour CPE credit

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Event Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a NVCPA member in good standing.

Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a NVCPA member.

Your Price $40.00