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    ACCA Atlanta Chapter Event - Thursday, May 23, 2019

    Register Now!

    Atlanta Chapter Head Slawek Horodyski cordially invites ACCA members, affiliates, students and their guests to attend the ACCA Atlanta Chapter Meeting on May 23.

    The topic for discussion will be "Are the machines coming for our jobs? Impact on the accounting profession."

    Speaker Ashish Bisaria will discuss how experts are predicting that the rise of artificial intelligence and machine learning will upend the accounting profession amongst many other professions. Sort through the myth and reality by listening to what is truly happening in this space from someone who spends all his time creating 'robots.'  Information about Ashish Bisaria can be found here.


      

    CFA Charterholders Eligible for Stackable CAIA Program

    The CAIA Association and CFA Institute are engaged in the shared mission of excellence in investment education.  The CAIA Stackable Credential program allows CFA Chaterholders in good standing to waive passage of Level I of the CAIA exam and immediately begin preparing for Level II.  Upon successfully passing the Level II exam and joining the CAIA Association, the candidate will earn the prestigious CAIA Charter, a mark of distinction in the fast-growing and highly competitive alternative investment industry.

    Eligibility for the CAIA Stackable Credential Program

    The minimum criteria for eligibility in the pilot program are as follows. Applicants:

    • Must have no existing CAIA exam history, (examples of exam history include those who have registered for or passed/failed the Level I or Level II exam)
    • Must be a CFA charterholder, in good standing, and
    • Must have a digital badge, verifiable by CAIA Association.

     

    Important Dates

    April 1st – Open of Registration

    April 1st – May 13 – Early registration $100 discount available

    September 16-27 – Level II Examinations