Geopolitical & Other Risk Factors for Public Companies—Expert Panel Discussion Webinar (1 Hour)

Overview: 

With global temperatures and international tensions rising, companies can no longer afford to ignore the economic impacts of climate change and geopolitical risk. Add to that the competition for diverse new talentplus the increasing threat of cyberattacksand today's business professionals need to understand the evolving, worldwide financial landscape, as well as prepare for any eventuality. In this webinar, a panel of industry, auditing, legal and other experts will discuss how companies are dealing with:

  • Geopolitical risk
  • Cybersecurity and ransomware
  • Integrating political risk into ERM
  • Financial reporting best practices
  • Recruiting and developing accounting/finance talents

     

 

Objective: 

A panel of experts will discuss best practices and strategies for dealing with the environmental and geopolitical risks that impact today’s business operations.

Emphasis: 
  • Geopolitical Risks & Sanctions
    - Holding Foreign Companies
      Accountable Act (HFCAA)
    - Russia
    - China
  • Cybersecurity & Ransomware
  • Financial Reporting Best Practices
    - New SEC climate
    - Human capital rules
  • ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance)
    - Emphasis on climate transition
      to net-zero economy
    - SEC Proposal: Climate-Related
      Disclosures
    - Greenhouse Gas (GHG)
      emissions and removals
  • Attracting, Developing & Retaining Talent
    - Diversity, equity, inclusion
    - Employee benefits and safety
    - COVID-19
    - Return to work
     

 

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Prerequisite: 

None.

Preparation: 

No advance preparation required.

Level of Knowledge: 

Overview.

CPE Credit: 
1.00
NASBA Field of Study: 
Accounting