CPABC Events

Dear Langara Accounting Club members,

CPABC is pleased to invite all students, faculty and staff to several upcoming career events, the CPABC Trendsetters in Tech in January, CPABC Trendsetters in Real Estate in March, Business Case Competiton and the Speed Interview Night.

At CPABC’s Trendsetter Series  events, current and future CPAs are invited to mix and mingle with industry leaders to learn about how they broke into their respective industries.

EventCPABC Trendsetters in Tech

Date: January 29, 2020

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: BC Tech Hub, 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver, BC V5T 4T5

EventCPABC Trendsetters in Real Estate

Date: March 25, 2020

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: Rogue Kitchen & Wet bar (Convention Centre), 200 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L6

Register here

Please note that registration is required for admittance to these events. Space is limited.

We would you to invite students, staff and faculty to the upcoming CPABC events, including the Business Case Competition, Speed Interview Nights, and Trendsetter events in Tech and Real Estate. Details are as follows:

 

CPABC Business Case Competition 2020

Registration Deadline: January 30, 2020, 12:00pm

Up to $2000 in prizes

Show off and refine your business acumen by challenging yourself and your teammates to think strategically and develop innovative solutions to real issues facing real businesses. Teams who are invited to participate in the final round of the competition will be invited to an evening reception where they will meet like-minded peers from across the province and network with BC business leaders and CPA members from industry, public practice and government.

Register here

CPA Speed Interview Nights

 

We are pleased to invite all students to CPABC’s CareerConnect Speed Interview Nights happening throughout February and March.

Speed Interview Nights provide career seekers with the opportunity to interview with employers face-to-face for exciting career opportunities in business, accounting and finance. These events are uniquely designed for individuals to make a positive first impression and maximize their potential for a full interview with the employer at a later date. Spots fill up quickly, register today!

Speed Interview Night – Vancouver Date: March 3, 2020 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Location: Fairmont Waterfront, 900 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5

Speed Interview Night – Burnaby Date: March 5, 2020 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Location: Element Vancouver Metrotown, 5988 Willingdon Avenue Burnaby, BC V5H 2A7

Register here

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Best regards,

Langara Accounting Club Executives.

 

 

KPMG Ideation Challenge Program 2020

The KPMG Ideation Challenge Program 2020 is open!

The KPMG Ideation Challenge Program is a global event open to STEM and Business students. It is a great opportunity to solve current business problems using analytics, technical skills, and team work. You will get to network with KPMG professionals and develop soft skills with a group of university students. You will apply individually and be grouped into teams. This is a great stepping stone for CPA and non-CPA recruitment at KPMG.

Important dates:

  • Application deadline Vancouver competition January 12th 11:59 PM PST
  • Local Selection dates January 21th or 22th (Only need to attend one date)
  • Local competition January 31th and February 1th 
  • National competition February 24th and 25th (This will take place in Toronto and expenses all expenses paid to Toronto to compete.)

To find out more :Register Here

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CPABC Workshop

Join Langara in the CPA BC Accounting Case Competition Information Session

The LAC is hosting an information session for all students interested in joining a Langara team for the upcoming CPA BC Accounting Case competition For full Rules and Regulations :Rules and Regulations

If you are interested in finding out more, want to meet other students to form a team, and hear about the coaching schedule, This is a great opportunity to learn more about tips and tricks to successfully complete a case competition.

Please come to the information session on Friday, December 13th at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. The information session will be held at Langara College in B245.

This accounting case competition is a great way to meet fellow accounting and business students, learn the art of tackling case studies, and all those important soft skills that will set you apart in the business world  and have some fun.

Please sign up here : Registration form

Where: Langara College

When: December 13th from 11;00 am to 12 pm

If you have any questions please contact the LAC or Ronald Wong, at ronaldwong@langara.ca  

If you are interested but unable to attend please reach out by email.

We hope to see you there.

LAC