Event Details Speaker : Mr. Kent Choi, CFE, FCPA, CPA(US) Date : 17 December 2009 (Thursday) Time : 7:00pm – 9:30pm (registration starts at 6:30pm) Venue : Lecture Hall 502, The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong, No.3 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. Capacity : 180 Language: Cantonese CPD credit : 2.5 hours Fee : HK$ 100 ** ** Fees collected will be utilized to fund current and future events and activities for development of the accounting profession
About the seminar
This seminar is to explore the basic reasons and schemes of financial statement fraud. Among the three types of occupational fraud, (bribery and corruption, financial statement fraud and assets misappropriation) financial statement fraud produces the biggest impact in terms of dollar amount. COOKING THE BOOKS definitely is a fraud, damaging the employees, the corporation and the public. Accountants and auditors should be cautious and never commit this kind of accounting scandal. Topics: 1. Introduction and nature of Financial Statement Fraud 2. Responsibilities of management and auditor 3. Accounting schemes easily manipulated 4. Red flags of Financial Statement Fraud 5. Prevention and detection 6. Sharing of cases
About the speaker
Mr. Kent Choi worked with extensive experience for multinational companies in Hong Kong and The United States. His great exposure in fraud prevention management and accounting practices benefits a lot of foreign and local entitles. Through seminars and classes held in various occasions, he assists the accounting practitioners and corporate management to explore and understand the nature and different types of accounting schemes, thus enhancing the prevention and detection of financial statement fraud.
Enrolment and CPD hour entitlement:
Those who are interested in the seminar please fill in the online form. Acceptance will be on a first-come-first-served basis. You can check your enrolment status at the web site by entering your membership number on application form. Confirmation to successful applicants will be issued two business days before the event by email. Payment Instruction:
1. After receiving the confirmation to seminar, please make cheque payable to “Accounting Development Foundation Limited”. 2. State your Enrolment ID as shown on the acknowledgement email received after submission of application form
Accounting Development Foundation Limited, a non-profit making organization established to members in the profession.