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 IMA Fall CPE Extravaganza and Florida Council Meeting

8 Hours of World Class CPE from Top Florida Instructors - Including Required CMA Ethics!

WHEN:  September 28-29, 2012 

WHERE: Comfort Suites, Old Town, Maingate East 2775 Florida Plaza Blvd 407-397-7848 Kissimmee, FL 34746

Make your Comfort Suites reservation on or before September 6 and mention the special IMA Rate.


Friday, September 28th – 4 Hours CPE

  • CPE Check in noon to 1:00 pm
  • 1:00 pm to 2:40 pm - 2 Hours TB CPE.  Dr. Albert Williams and Mr. Joel Auerbach. Harry Potter’s Economics of the 2012 American Election: Thoughts and wizardly discussions on financial markets, proposed politics and political promises for economic bliss! - 
Professors from Nova Southeastern University give their take, economically and financially on the upcoming elections. Dr. Williams is the recent Past Chair of the Finance and Economics Department at Nova Southeastern University and has spent most of his career in international business.
  • 2:50 pm – 4:30 pm - 2 Hours A&A CPE.  J. Edward Grossman, CPA, CMA, CFE.  An Update of Today’s Accounting Standards.
Fresh from the FICPA Accounting Show in Fort Lauderdale is Mr. Grossman’s take on the new accounting rules soon to be enacted.
  • Hospitality suite 4:30 to 6 pm.
 Kool Katz Grill & Pub

6pm Friday Night Social: half mile walk to Dinner at Kool Katz Grill & Pub at Old Town.  Come and eat.  Stay and play. Comfortsuites suggests that people with mobility issues may wish to drive.  Parking is adjacent to the restaurant.

5770 W. Irlo Bronson Hwy (Route 192) Kissimmee, FL 34746

About Old Town Theme Park Friday September 28 is  All American Muscle Car Cruise 

ALSO:  Mini Coopers will be on display from 9pm – 12pm on trophy row!


Saturday, September 29th – 4 Hours CPE

  • 7:00 am to 10 am free 40 item hot and cold breakfast buffet 
  • 8:30 am to 10:10 am - 2 Hours CMA Ethics, CPA CPE 2 Hours BEH  Allen Yessman, MAcc, CMA, CBM, CPA. The Psychology of a Fraudster.  
Our own Florida Council President, also an adjunct Professor of Accounting at Nova Southeastern University will present this very updated ethics topic.

  • 10:30 am to 12:10 pm - 2 Hours TB.  Dr. Robert Preziosi Management 101.12: Ten New Rhythms from a Revisionist Manager 
Dr. Bob is the recent Past Chair of the Management Department of Nova Southeastern University and will present a new paradigm in management thinking.
  • Satuday Luncheon 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm in the meeting room
  • Council Meeting 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Member Cost - Early discount till Sep 15 (includes immediate family and guests):

Friday CPE $50, Friday Night Social $35, Saturday CPE $50, Saturday Luncheon $15, All Events Package $130 (save $20)

Please see eventbrite details for special Non-Member and Student Pricing.

Register Online -

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SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS:  Please send an email to  Special Accomodations.  Please let us know the nature of your accommodation and a way to contact you by phone and email.  Every attempt will be made to honor your request.