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The 21st Annual Financial Reporting Conference

May 4, 2023 at 8:30 am - 5:15 pm EDT


About the Program

This daylong conference serves as a forum for interaction between business and accounting executives and policy setters from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). This year’s keynote speaker will be Erica Y. Williams, Chair of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).



Welcome and Introduction (NOT CPE ELIGIBLE): 8:15 – 8:30 a.m.      

PAQUITA DAVIS-FRIDAY – Interim Dean, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College

NORMAN STRAUSS – EY Executive Professor-in-Residence, Conference Chair, Baruch College

Opening Remarks: 8:30 – 9:15 a.m.


PAUL MUNTER –  Chief Accountant, Office of the Chief Accountant, SEC

Current Developments at the SEC: 9:15 – 10:45 a.m.

Panelists will present the very latest concerns of our regulators in Washington. Knowing what they are thinking is essential in today’s complex environment.

LINDSAY MCCORD – Chief Accountant, Div. of Corporation Finance, SEC

JONATHAN WIGGINS – Senior Associate Chief Accountant, Office of the Chief Accountant, SEC

RYAN WOLFE – Chief Accountant, Div. of Enforcement, SEC

Break: 10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

ESG: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.         

Moderated by JENNY LYNCH – Audit and Assurance Partner in Sustainability and ESG Services, Deloitte

TODD CASTAGNO – Executive Director, Research at Morgan Stanley 

JOHN HODGES – Partner, EY 

DANIEL LIM – ESG Controller, Alphabet 

Lunch: 12:30 1:15 p.m.

Keynote: 1:15 – 2:00 p.m.


Hot Topics at the FASB: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

This panel will discuss major FASB Standards, proposals and projects and EITF matters.

Moderated by KIMBER BASCOM – Partner, KPMG

ANGELA FERGASON – Partner, National Professional Services Group, PwC

MARK LaMONTE – Partner, Williams Marston LLC

LARA LONG – Vice President, Chief Accounting Office, AGCO Corp.

HILLARY SALO – Technical Director/EITF Chair, FASB

Break: 3:30 – 3:45 p.m.

Disclosure Projects: 3:45 – 5:15 p.m.

Moderated by JACKSON DAY – Partner, EY

DANIELLE FONTAINE – Vice President, Assistant Controller, ServiceNow

MARK LaMONTE – Partner, Williams Marston LLC

HILLARY SALO – Technical Director/EITF Chair, FASB

SCOTT TAUB – Managing Director, Financial Reporting Advisors

* Agenda speakers and topics are subject to change without notice 



Registration Fees:

  • $475 Early-Bird Registration (ends 04/16/2023)
  • $525 Single Registration
  • $4,000 for a nine-person table
  • $295 Academic and non-profit registration fee

Register online or e-mail:

After you have registered, please submit the appropriate registration fee:

  • To pay via check:

Make check payable to Baruch College and send to:

Baruch College Bursar Office

Re: Baruch CCI DFG A20-25-44 (Financial Reporting Conference)

One Bernard Baruch Way, Room H-810

New York, NY 10010


Earn up to 9 CPE Credits (Accounting)
NASBA CPE Sponsor Number 109489

  • Continuing Professional Education Prerequisites and Advanced Preparation: None
  • Program Level: Overview
  • Delivery Method: Group-Live

Requests for refunds must be received in writing by April 26, 2023, and will be subject to a $75 cancellation fee. No refunds will be granted after April 26, 2023. For information regarding refunds, complaint and/or program cancellation policies, contact Ruzdo Srdanovic.

The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: http://www.nasbaregistry.org


May 4, 2023
8:30 am - 5:15 pm EDT


Vertical Campus Conference Center, Room 14-220
55 Lexington Ave, Room 14-220
New York, NY 10010 United States


Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity