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CT community colleges to host manufacturing open houses
Connecticut's six state community colleges will open their doors Saturday, showcasing their advanced manufacturing training facilities and curricula. Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) President Mark Ojakian said this is the...
Why some healthcare companies are betting big on blockchain
Quick -- what’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word blockchain? If you said bitcoin or some other type of cryptocurrency, you’re not alone. Most people associate blockchain with cryptocurrencies, trading, and remittance...
Bloomberg: Connecticut Has 4th Most Innovative Economy in Nation
Bloomberg has found Connecticut to have the nation’s fourth most innovative economy in its new U.S. State Innovation Index. They based their rankings on six equally-weighted metrics: research and development intensity, productivity, clusters of...
How CFOs can thrive during a dramatic shift
With business in general and finance in particular undergoing rapid change, CFOs are being counted on more than ever to be leaders through the upheaval. Sandy Cockrell, CPA, managing partner for Deloitte’s CFO programme, shares insights from CFOs...
Stanley's 'Manufactory 4.0' opens Thursday
New Britain's Stanley Black & Decker will debut Thursday morning its downtown Hartford innovation hub, Manufactory 4.0. Also known formally as the state-of-the-art Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence, the facility occupies 23,000...
Blockchain Could Be Used By At Least 50% Of All Companies Within 3 Years, Oracle Exec Says
Ten years after the idea of blockchain was conceived, the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies is starting to be used by large enterprises as a secure way to track goods. But mass utilization is still years away, and it won't be for every...
Lamont favors paid leave that is privately managed
Gov. Ned Lamont said Tuesday he is exploring private management of a new public benefit that the Democratic governor has pledged to create this year with the support of labor and over the concerns of business: A paid family and medical leave...
Hard Evidence the CFO Role Is Getting Tougher?
Most CFOs likely would agree that the job has only gotten tougher in recent years. While that’s a subjective viewpoint, a new analysis may offer some objective evidence for the statement.
Top Strategic CFO Priorities For 2019—and Beyond
The link between modernizing finance operations and enterprise success is becoming increasingly clear. Finance organizations that have made digital technology investment a priority were much more likely than digital laggards to report revenue...
Accountants, lawyers and boat sellers complain about Gov. Ned Lamont’s plan for $1 billion in new taxes
Facing more than $1 billion in new taxes over the next two years, accountants, boat sellers and others came to the state Capitol Friday to complain to lawmakers about the hikes contained within Gov. Ned Lamont’s budget proposal.
Preparing for the future: Four female thought leaders share insight
Disruption is no longer a theory. It’s not an imaginary future with a “TBA” label waiting to be updated.
Once hailed as unhackable, blockchains are now getting hacked
Early last month, the security team at Coinbase noticed something strange going on in Ethereum Classic, one of the cryptocurrencies people can buy and sell using Coinbase’s popular exchange platform. Its blockchain, the history of all its...

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Blockchain Technology - What Every CPA Should Know - 5/2/2019 -
One of the most talked about new technologies that has the potential to significantly disrupt the accounting industry is Blockchain. This course is designed to bring you up to speed on what this revolutionary technology is all about. You will...
Technology Committee Breakfast Roundtable - 5/16/2019 - Westbrook
This is an open forum - we never limit discussion. We've got experts on board who can help you with portals, paperless office, IT security, e-filing, and more. There is no need to register for this event - walk-ins are welcome! Roundtable...
Blockchain Application - 5/16/2019 -
This webcast will help you understand the potential of blockchain by diving into the blockchain structure and functionality. You will begin to navigate the practical aspects of blockchain applications and use cases by looking into Ledgers,...
Blockchain Technology - What Every CPA Should Know - 5/18/2019 -
One of the most talked about new technologies that has the potential to significantly disrupt the accounting industry is Blockchain. This course is designed to bring you up to speed on what this revolutionary technology is all about. You will...
Technology Conference - 6/5/2019 - Rocky Hill
This new CTCPA-built conference is filled with presentations designed to maximize your time and enhance your learning. The agenda is filled with sessions on current and emerging technologies that will help you do your job with...
Accounting and Auditing Conference - 6/13/2019 - Plantsville
This CTCPA conference discusses the most relevant issues facing the accounting profession today. Sessions include: FASB Update, Peer Review Update, Revenue Recognition, Leases and more.
Technology Committee Breakfast Roundtable - 6/19/2019 - Shelton
This is an open forum - we never limit discussion. We've got experts on board who can help you with portals, paperless office, IT security, e-filing, and more. There is no need to register for this event - walk-ins are welcome! Roundtable...
Robotic Process Automation Strategy for Business Leaders - 6/19/2019 -
The future is here. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is reshaping the accounting and finance profession. 40% of transactional accounting work is expected to be automated by 2020 and predicted to touch 230 million knowledge workers, 9% of the...
Robotic Process Automation Strategy for Business Leaders - 7/2/2019 -
The future is here. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is reshaping the accounting and finance profession. 40% of transactional accounting work is expected to be automated by 2020 and predicted to touch 230 million knowledge workers, 9% of the...
Blockchain Application - 7/12/2019 -
This webcast will help you understand the potential of blockchain by diving into the blockchain structure and functionality. You will begin to navigate the practical aspects of blockchain applications and use cases by looking into Ledgers,...

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