The Future is Now

Apr 09, 2019
7:30 am to 12:00 pm
Golden Valley Country Club

Join us for this professional development session to stay current on technology and the state of emerging industries. In this session we will make the connection of cryptocurrency/block chain, evolving cannabis market, and deployment of robot process assisted/artificial intelligence and how it could impact your own business.

Bring to this session the challenges you are facing or seeing on the horizon as we expect engaging conversation.

7:30 AM | Hot Breakfast, Networking and Registration

8 AM | Robotic Process Automation 
This session will provide critical insights about robotic process automation, including market insights, how to get started, keys to success and the significant ROI that can be achieved when done right.Tony Abel, Protiviti, Managing Director and Dave Kleist, UiPath, Presales Technical Consultant.  Speakers provided by Robert Half.

9 AM | Cryptocurrency and Blockchain 
This session is intended to be interactive and cover both cryptocurrency and blockchain including how they work, what each can be used for and is being used for, and whether there are any areas to take in to consideration for this technology, including possible regulatory requirements.
Greg Schu, BDO
10 AM | Tax and Corporate Aspects Impacting Cannabis Businesses
This discussion will be centered on tax and corporate considerations in forming cannabis businesses, structuring acquisitions and the impact of Section 280E on a cannabis business.  Regulatory concerns would also be discussed in both the general operation of the business and in consummating acquisitions of cannabis companies.
Joe Bedwick, Co-Chair, Cozen’s Cannabis practice and Rich Silpe, Co-Chair, Cozen’s tax practice
11 AM | Cyber/Data Privacy
This session will focus on the vast amounts of information that organizations hold, and their obligation to protect that information.  It will be an interactive session designed to help participants better understand their risk, and develop strategies to help mitigate the exposure to their organization.
Dan Hanson, SVP Management Liability and Client Experience at MMA
Noon | Close

Qualifies for 4 CPEs.

Please see the Highlight Sheet below for more information about the speakers.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 07:30