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Date: Thursday, June 18, 2020

1:00pm - 4:30pm EDT

Price: $300 member; $350 non-member

Where: Online!

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ASA Fair Value Conference

We're Going Virtual!

The American Society of Appraisers is pleased to present the ASA Fair Value Conference in a VIRTUAL setting to be held on Thursday, June 18, 2020.  To address the challenges presented by COVID-19, the conference chairs for the Los Angeles conference and the New York conference decided to combine their programs creating the first-ever VIRTUAL Fair Value Conference which can be attended by anyone with an internet connection. 

Range of Presentation Topics

The conference agenda will feature presentations from nationally recognized speakers who are profession leaders, covering a range of fair value measurement and valuation topics, as well as other current and future expected trends regarding the FASB, SEC and international accounting standards.


All times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

1:00pm-1:15pm Welcome/Introductions
  William A. Johnston, ASA, IA, Empire Valuation
  Ray Rath, ASA, CEIV, IA, ARM, Globalview Advisors 
1:15pm - 1:30pm ASA Update
  Johnnie White, CEO, ASA

1:30pm - 2:00pm  IVSC Goodwill Papers
  Kevin Prall, BDO
2:00pm - 2:45pm Panel Discussion: Invitation to Comment on Accounting for Goodwill
  William A. Johnston, ASA, IA - Moderator
  David Yates, FASB
  Mark Zyla, ASA, Zyla Valuation Advisors
  Mohini Singh, CFA Institute
  Scott Winters, BlackRock
 2:45pm - 3:45pm Big Four Auditors Panel
  Myron Marcinkowski, ASA, Duff & Phelps - Moderator
  Leigh Miller, Ernst & Young
  Stamos Nicholas, Deloitte
  Adam Smith, ASA, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  James Weaver, KPMG

3:45pm - 4:30pm Company Specific Risk Premium Task Force
  Roger Grabowski, FASA, Duff & Phelps


Meet Our Thought Leaders


Why Attend?

Timely Updates on Topics of Current Interest - The topics represent leading edge topics selected for their importance to professionals that perform financial reporting valuations.

Nationally Recognized Speakers - This is an opportunity to obtain insights from many of the leaders in our profession. In all prior years, we've assembled rosters of nationally recognized speakers.

Practitioner Focus - This conference is focused on the needs of valuation and accounting professionals involved in the development and audit of fair value estimates. Insights can be immediately employed in your technical or business management of your professional practice.

ASA and NASBA Continuing Professional Education - The conference will provide continuing professional education credit by both the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). This is a timely and cost effective means of obtaining CE hours for your ASA reaccreditation and CPE hours for your CPA license.

CEIV(TM) Continuing Professional Development - The conference qualifies for Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations™ (CEIV™) Credential Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit.

Competitive Pricing - ASA continues to price the conference at an extremely low cost as a benefit to its membership and the community at large.

NASBA and Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credit

The American Society of Appraisers 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 the 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

CPE Credit: Up to 3.5 hrs.
Program Level: Advanced
Delivery Method: Only group-live courses are approved for CPE
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Policies: ASA's Refund and Cancellation Policy and ASA's Complaint Resolution Policy




For more information contact Ray Rath, ASA, CEIV or Bill Johnston, ASA, IA.