Tampa CPE Series: Day 1

Tampa CPE Series: Day 1

Protiviti Tampa's annual CPE Day has gone virtual for Spring 2020 and we are excited to host our second round of CPE sessions on June 11-12 which will include four unique sessions over two days. Day-2 will include two sessions and attendees will be eligible to earn 1 CPE credit for each session. You must attend each session in full and actively participate in order to earn the corresponding CPE credit.

Session 1: Best Practices in a Pandemic: A Practical Look at Tax Department Risk | Cloud and Emerging Technology

The first presentation will feature a tax update from True Partners Consulting. During this unprecedented time, tax departments are facing unique technical and operational challenges which pose significant risks to tax. This session will highlight some of those challenges and discuss best practices and practical examples of how minimize risk and optimize performance of processes and controls.

Session 2: Cloud and Emerging Technology

Following the tax update, Protiviti expert will provide an update on Could and Emerging Technology. Leaders must continually stay up-to-date of emerging technologies on their industries and the opportunities and impact they create for organizations. Randy Armknecht will discuss current trends and how they impact finance and audit.



1 CPE credit for each presentation available for live attendees only.

Speakers include: 
True Partners Consulting
Jennifer Crawford is a Director in True Partners Consulting’s Tampa office. She is part of the national Tax Process and Control Advisory Services team and has over fifteen years of consulting experience. Jennifer helps clients improve their tax functions by evaluating current processes, determining best practices and implementing effective controls. She assists clients in complying with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements, to remediate material weaknesses and deficiencies, and mature established tax processes. Jennifer also works with internal audit departments providing tax subject matter expertise in design and testing of internal controls and audit procedures. In addition, Jennifer works on tax provision software implementations to ensure compliance with internal control methodology and procedures and integration with finance, IT and internal audit.
True Partners Consulting
Lauren Ansley is a Director at True Partners Consulting, based out of Atlanta, Georgia. She started her career with True Partners Consulting in 2010 in the Tampa, Florida office. After spending more than six years working with the firm in Tampa, Lauren took a position as a manager of International Tax at Deloitte Tax LLP in Tampa, Florida. Lauren rejoined True Partners Consulting in October 2017 in the newly created Atlanta practice.
Managing Director
​​​Randy Armknecht is currently leading Protiviti’s Global Cloud consulting practice which provides a variety of services that enable clients to operate with confidence in their cloud environment. Over nearly 20 years in the field he has experienced a variety of roles from developer and network admin to lead investigator and global architect. He applies these diverse industry experiences to approach technology problems with proven perspective. Randy is a frequent speaker on the topic of cybersecurity and cloud computing at venues such as conferences, IIA/ISACA chapter meetings, executive sessions, and as a guest lecturer at multiple universities.
No prerequisites required. Level: basic. Field of study: Information Technology.
Instruction delivery method: Group Internet-Based. Elements of Engagement: Polling Questions.Protiviti 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: www.nasbaregistry.org. For more information regarding administrative policies, complaints and refunds please contact the Protiviti CPE Administrator at [email protected].



11 Jun 2020
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
United States
Event Role
Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am