PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CBI is pleased to announce the 13th Annual Life Sciences Accounting & Reporting Congress, March 20-22, 2017 at the Hilton at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA. The Congress is the world’s largest and highest acclaimed event for CFOs, Controllers and Finance Executives within the life sciences sector.

Pivotal changes, from a political, regulatory, economic and strategic perspective are recasting the life sciences landscape. Revenue recognition changes, spotlight on non-GAAP financial measures, new lease accounting standards, propensity of corporate tax reform and the need for controls around financial reporting are driving record attendance at the 2017 Congress, which provides deep coverage on a broad range of these issues.  

Led by conference chairperson Cathy Engelbert, CEO, Deloitte LLP, and featuring perspectives from over 100 speakers and panelists, including Wesley Bricker, Chief Accountant, U.S. SEC, Russell Golden, Chairman, FASB, Stephen Rivera, Worldwide Senior Director for Financial Compliance and Procedures, Johnson & Johnson, Maria Teresa «Tessa» Hilado, Chief Financial Officer, Allergan, and senior-level executives from companies including Amgen, Bristol-Myers Squibb, CFGI, KPMG, Eli Lilly & Co, Eisai, Ernst & Young, PwC, Pfizer and Karyopharm.

For more information on the conference or to view the entire agenda, please visit www.cbinet.com/accountingFor registration assistance, please contact Christian Alongi at 339.298.2131 or [email protected].

Sponsors include: Deloitte, PwC, EY, CFGI, RSM, KPMG, Duff & Phelps, Bank of America, DoubleStar, Siegfried and Real Software Systems.

About CBI:

CBI, a division of UBM Americas, is the life sciences industry leader in providing thought leadership, actionable data, benchmarking, case studies and regulatory information for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and healthcare industries. Benefiting over 5,000 executives annually, CBI conferences provide the market with leading edge, actionable information on the most compelling industry mega and micro trends through exclusive thought leadership presentations from our esteemed speaking faculty and government officials. CBI conferences also serve to connect executives and decision makers with technology, regulatory and consulting solutions from Fortune 500 companies and the most cutting edge solution providers. 

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