CPABC Connect Panel: Digital Transformation and the Future of Careers in Accounting

CPABC is hosting a practical and informative panel about the future of accounting.

This panel and networking event will bring together over 200 CPAs and future CPAs to explore the impact of digital transformation, automation and artificial intelligence on careers in accounting. The panelists will discuss the impact of technology and how organizations view their roles evolving in the future. Panelists include senior business leaders from Best Buy, Deloitte, Galloway Botteselle and more! The networking reception will feature employer booths where students can engage further in discussion with peers and business leaders over light refreshments.
The space for this panel discussion is limited so we encourage you to sign up early.
Event CPABC Connect Panel – Digital Transformation and the Future of Careers in Accounting
Date Monday, February 25, 2019
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Location Fairmont Waterfront Ballroom
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC  V6C 3L5
Schedule 5:30pm-6:00pm Registration
6:00pm-6:45pm Panel / Fireside Chat
6:45pm-7:30pm Networking
Registration https://events.eply.com/CPABCConnectPanel
As this event is complimentary, registration is required for admittance.
Space is limited. Registration closes February 8, 2019.

PwC job openings and upcoming event

PwC has just announced that they have openings for the following positions:

  • May 2019 US Tax Full Time Associate (CPA) – Vancouver
  • May 2019 GMS Tax Full Time Associate – Vancouver
  • October 2019 Risk Assurance Full Time Associate (CPA) – Vancouver
  • October 2019 Mysolutions Full Time Associate (CPA) – Vancouver
  • October 2019 Mysolutions Full Time Associate (CPA) – Surrey

These opportunities are in their Vancouver and Surrey offices and are full-time positions. Deadline for applications is Sunday, January 20th at 8:59pm PST, so don’t delay in applying if you are interested! To apply and find full details of all the positions please refer to PwC’s Campus Careers page.

They will be hosting an event to provide an overview about the roles. The details are as followed:
Date: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
Time: 4pm to 6pm
Location: PwC Place – 250 Howe St. Vancouver, BC
Dress Code: At PwC we promote a flexible dress code that we call “dress for your day”. As a PwC Professional, we dress according to what is appropriate for that current day and we suggest you do the same
Registration Deadline: Monday, January 14th, 2019 @ 12pm
Registration link: https://goo.gl/forms/cvrTSzN4O8tDkysA3

Langara Networking Event

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting our first ever networking event at Langara College this coming summer! This will be a great opportunity to learn more about firms, build connections, and to ask any questions that you may have before the second season of recruiting begins.

When: Thursday, August 2nd from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: Langara College, T Building – Gallery
Registration Form: Please sign up via this link

The latest list of firms confirmed to attend are:

  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • KPMG
  • PwC
  • Crowe MacKay
  • D & H
  • Manning Elliott
  • Martin & Henry
  • MNP
  • RHN
  • Smythe
  • Wolrige Mahon

If you have any questions, please email us at langaraaccountingclub@gmail.com. Also don’t forget to follow the Langara Accounting Club Facebook page to get updates as further firms are added to the event along with all the details of other CPA Recruit events.

We hope to see you there!