This event discussed what the demands and skills required for future accounting professionals were. It explored the crucial skills that are required for students to enter this dynamic industry. It also allowed students to engage in deep conversations with industry professionals from CPA Australia. The discussion involved how accounting is evolving as well as what emerging technologies are trending.
This event was in collaboration with the global accounting body ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants). This event was Part 1 of ASOC's All About Accounting series, which is a three part series aimed at showcasing what accounting is, life as an accountant, and the pathways the degree can take you. Firrst-hand accounts were given from experienced ACCA representatives on what accounting looks like and a typical day in the lives of accountants.
There was also a Q&A segment open to attendees.