CPE Webinar

Accounting Automation for the Modern Workforce

calendar icon November 15, 2022

With the current fast-moving business environment, accounting professionals need to leverage technology and automation to keep up. In this session, we look at BlackLine’s cloud-based platform and how businesses can manage risk, optimize month end close, and transform into a “modern accounting” function. Our professionals will cover ways to unify financial close and accounting operations and perform a short demo to share the benefits and advantages to automating the financing and accounting capabilities.

Learning Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of financial close management and accounting automation
  • Experience a day-in-the-life of a Blackline user
  • Discover the possibilities of modern accounting with Blackline

CPE Accreditation

Delivery Method | Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE credit | Up to 1 hour CPE, pending approval
Recommended Field(s) of Study | Accounting, Specialized Knowledge
CPE Capability | Technical Expertise/Problem Solving
Prerequisites | None
Program Level | Basic
Advanced Preparation | None


Alex Wiley, CPA | Senior Manager, Risk & Accounting Advisory Services, Cherry Bekaert
Susan Edwards, CPA | Manager, Cherry Bekaert
Michele Quartel | Partner Solution Consultant, BlackLine

Cherry Bekaert Continuing Professional Education: Statement of Admin Policies

This event is complimentary. Due to this program being offered free of charge, there will be no refunds.

CPE for Virtual Events

  • Please join sessions on time, or 5 minutes early if possible. Joining a session late may cause you to lose the ability to obtain CPE based on the following NASBA regulations:
    • There will be 4 polling questions per hour of each session.
    • In order to receive CPE credit for virtual events, you must attend at a minimum, 50 minutes of every hour and respond to at least 3 of the 4 polling questions per hour.
    • Polling questions will not be announced in advance.
    • If you view the conference in a group setting, you will still need to log into CPE sessions through your laptop to track your attendance and respond to polling questions.
    • We cannot guarantee polling questions will appear on your mobile device and recommend that you use your laptop for your webinar session. We will not be able to award you CPE credit if you do no answer the required number of polling questions and/or are not in session for the required length of time. This includes issues due to mobile technological difficulties or any other difficulty that is unique to your webinar connection.
    • Please be sure that you join the session for which you registered using the link that was provided to you. We will not be able to award you CPE if you join a session using a link that was provided to someone else.
    • You will receive one certificate for each course you attend/pass.

For questions regarding registration or event cancellation, please contact Maddie Robbins. For all other questions regarding CPE policies, please contact Cherry Bekaert at cbhlearning@cbh.com.

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