Nevada CPA

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37th Annual Gaming Conference

Description:

 In its 37th year, the NVCPA Annual Gaming Conference should not be missed!  Hear topics specific to gaming and hospitality by industry leaders from across the country.  To view the full brochure, please click here.

SPECIAL ROOM RATES

Please use the below link to book your hotel room with the Golden Nugget.  Room block will expire on April 24, 2015.

https://bookgnlv.goldennugget.com/cgi-bin/lansaweb?PROCFUN+RN+RESNET+RES+funcparms+UP(A2560):;ZGSCPA;1;1;;010;?/#

GROUP REGISTRATION

Registering your group of 5 or more?  To receive your discount, contact Kary Arnold, karnold@nevadacpa.org, for information.

AGENDA

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

 

7:30 - 8:20 Registration / Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 - 8:35 Welcome

Kevin Karo, Partner, BDO

2015 Gaming Committee Chair

 

8:35 - 9:25 Keynote Speaker

TBA

 

9:25 - 10:15 New Revenue Recognition Standard and Its Application in Gaming & Hospitality

Rich Paul, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

 

10:15 - 10:35 Break

 

10:35 - 11:25 Online Gaming

Tony Cabot, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP

 

11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #1 The Real Deal in Real Property Tax Valuation - Comprehensive Analysis of Statewide Casino Property Valuation

Michael Bosma, Managing Shareholder, The Bosma Group

 

11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #2 IT Updates / Cyber Security Panel

Randy Tanaka, Director, IS Assurance, BDO (Moderator)

Mike Day, CIO, Cannery Resorts

Brian Garavuso, VP IT, Diamond Resorts International

Ira Victor, Director, Digital Forensics Practice, Data Clone Labs Inc.

 

12:30 - 1:45 Lunch

Speaker: Jonathan Ullman, CEO - Mob Musuem

 

1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #1 REITS 101 and Their Impact on the Gaming Industry

Tom Wilkin, Partner, U.S. REIT Leader, PwC

Adam Handler, Partner, U.S. REIT Leader, PwC

 

1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #2 Affordable Care Act: Lessons Learned

Juliette Meunier, Partner, EY

 

2:45 - 3:30 Keynote Speaker

Len Jessup, President of UNLV

 

3:30 - 3:45 Break

 

3:45 -4:45 Accounting / SEC Update

John May, Partner, PwC National SEC Practices Group

 

4:45 - 5:30 Legislative / Regulatory Update

Terry Johnson, Board Member, Nevada State Gaming Control Board

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

 

7:30 - 8:20 Registration / Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 - 8:35 Welcome

Kevin Karo, Partner, BDO

2015 Gaming Committee Chair

 

8:35 - 9:25 Keynote Speaker

Speaker TBA

 

9:25 - 10:15 Market Outlook

John Restrepo, Principal, RCG Consulting LLC

 

10:15 - 10:35 Break

 

10:35 - 11:35 Millennial Panel

Stephanie Polon, National Director of Recruiting, BDO (Moderator)

David Tsai, Sr. VP & CFO, Monte Carlo, MGM Resorts International

 

11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #1 What's New at the GASB?

Roberta Reese, Project Manager, GASB

 

11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #2 Valuation & Impairment Considerations

Brent Maier, Director, Houlihan Lokey

Oscar Aarts, Houlihan Lokey

 

12:30 - 1:45 Lunch

Speaker: An Experience with the UFC

 

1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #1 Best Practices for Anti-Money Laundering Compliance

Elizabeth Cronan, Director, Gaming Policy, American Gaming Association

Paul Camacho, VP Anti-Money Laundering Compliance, Station Casinos

Vikas Agarwal, Managing Director, PwC

 

1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #2 Current Shared Services Initiatives in the Gaming Industry

James Takach, Partner, PwC (Moderator)

Kelly Litster, SVP-Shared Services, MGM Resorts International

Tom Torlone, Partner, PwC

 

2:45 - 3:30 Macau, Singapore & Asian Gaming: China's Amazing Gaming Future

Malcolm Greenlees, Jackson Professor of Business, Linfield College

 

3:30 - 3:45 Break

 

3:45 - 5:25 Ethics in the Gaming Industry

David Costello, Chairman, NASBA Center for the Public Trust


Conference Details

Date & Time:

Tuesday, May 19 – Wednesday, May 20, 2015

8:00am – 5:30pm

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Location:

Golden Nugget

129 Fremont Street

Las Vegas, NV 89101

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CPE Credit:

16 hours CPE credit

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Conference Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a NVCPA member in good standing.

$795.00
Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a NVCPA member.

$795.00
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