AICPA CFO Conference

Phoenix, AZ

May 03 - 05, 2017


AICPA CFO Conference


The challenges you face at your organization are uniquely yours, but the forces behind the scenes — they are a shared refrain for CFOs in today’s business world.

Join us at the AICPA CFO Conference - a yearly event that brings together corporate leaders from organizations of all sizes, examining the economic, political and executive challenges faced by your peer group.

Some featured topics will include:

  • The political, tax and economic landscape
  • Changes to health care laws
  • Cybersecurity
  • Strategic planning and risk management
  • Alternatives to GAAPWho Should Attend

Take your opportunity to get motivated through engagement, brainstorming and networking for three days of insightful strategies that will help you push through the challenging terrain ahead and reignite your staff’s commitment to your vision.

Attend Online
Attend the AICPA CFO Conference virtually, multiple online options are available for your convenience.

Who Should Attend

  • CFOs, CEOs, corporate leaders, C-suite executives
  • Firm partners and leaders
  • Finance directors and controllers
  • Investment bankers
  • Chief audit executives
  • Attorneys, consultants, insurance executives, academics
  • Audit committee members
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Why Attend

The AICPA 2017 CFO Conference steering committee is curating a unique program that will help you and your organization define a clear path to success. Seasoned CFOs from across the country are creating and developing sessions that provide the latest updates, innovations and anticipated trends to keep you on the cutting edge of the financial industry.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us at the AICPA CFO Conference!

Join us for a night of great food, drink and music.
A great way to meet new people and network with your peers!

Get your tickets early! A limited number of tickets are available.
Guests of CFO Conference attendees are welcome to join.
Deadline for online purchase is Wednesday, May 3rd at 12:00 PM or until sold out.
Deadline for cancellation with full refund is Friday, April 28.

Optional Pre-Conference Workshops

Click Register Now above to choose your options.

Workshop Title Time
The Power of Possibility Lies Within 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
The Why's and How's of Customer Obsession 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Prevent Cyber-Attacks: What Accounting Professionals Need to Know 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

NASBA Field of Study:
Accounting (A), Business Management and Organization (BMO), Computer Software & Application (CSA) Economics (E), Personal Development (PD), Personnel/Humana Resources (P/HR), Specialized Knowledge (SK), Tax (T)


CGMA designation holders - Save an additional $50

When you log into this website with your AICPA member user account, the section discount will be automatically applied during checkout. Should you have any questions or encounter any issues, please contact the AICPA Service Center at 888-777-7077 or service@aicpa.org.

Quantity Discounts Available

Registering multiple participants?

Group-rate discounts offer maximum savings for firms with multiple registrants. Contact an AICPA representative to book your group registration at 888.777.7077 M-F, 9am-6pm ET.

Exhibitor and Sponsor Opportunities

Reach tech-savvy accounting and financial professionals, ready to learn about new products and solutions to enhance their businesses at AICPA Conferences.

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Travel & Accommodations


JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
5150 E. Marriott Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85054

The JW Marriott Hotel is currently at capacity. Located one mile from the JW Marriott Desert Ridge, accommodations have been blocked for conference attendees at the Residence Inn. Please note in order to receive the discounted rate, rooms must be booked by Friday, April 14th.

Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic
5665 East Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, AZ 85054

Reservations: (480) 563.1500, please reference AICPA CFO
Rate: $209 rate with 12.57% state and local tax

Hotel Features:

  • Complimentary internet in guest rooms
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary 8-passenger shuttle operates between 6:30am – 9:00pm to the JW Marriott Desert Ridge
  • Approximately $8.00 cab ride

Business Casual

The AICPA has a special agreement with Maupin Travel, Inc. of North Carolina to assist you with your travel arrangements. Call 1-800-345-5540 to arrange your travel to the AICPA Conference.

Call Delta Airlines 1-800-328-1111. Refer to Meeting Event Code # NMMUN

Reservations and ticketing is also available via www.delta.com When booking online, select Book A Trip, click on Advanced Search and enter the meeting event code NMMUN in the box provided.

*Zone Fares do not require a Saturday night stay over. These fares are available on all flights but are inventory controlled. Some restrictions may apply.

Book Online or call Hertz at 1-800-654-2240 and use AICPA discount code (CDP#) 12353 and convention code (CV#) 021H0023

Rates are subject to availability. The AICPA is not liable for any penalties incurred if you cancel/change your reservations.

Online Conference System Requirements

Attending Online is easy! Check the System Requirements below and install Adobe Flash if you haven't already, then visit this demo page once you're ready to check for compatibility.

NOTE: For sessions that are audio-only, you use the same player and have the experience as the above demo page, but there will be a static image in place of the video stream.

  • Adobe Flash plugin (Click on link to install) http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
  • Supported Browsers: Internet Explorer 8 or Higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari
  • Computer with Speakers / Headset
  • High speed internet connection

Cancellation Policy

On-Site Conference: You may cancel without penalty if cancellation request is received up to and including 45 days prior to the start of the conference. Due to financial obligations incurred by the AICPA, a credit less 50% of the registration fee will be issued for requests received up to and including 21 days prior to the start of the conference. No refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests received less than 21 days prior to the start of the event.

Online Conference: You may cancel and receive a refund if cancellation request is received up to and including 15 days prior to the start of the conference. You can cancel and receive a 100% credit if your registration is canceled within 7 days of the start of the conference. Due to financial obligations incurred by the AICPA, a 60% credit will be issued for requests received up to the day prior to the start of the conference. No refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests received once the online conference begins.

For more information about AICPA's conference cancellation policy, contact the AICPA Service Center at 1-888-777-7077 or service@aicpa.org.