[PAST EVENT] Norfolk Southern Excellence in Financial Reporting Conference

April 1, 2011
8am - 5:30pm
Alan B. Miller Hall (Business School)
101 Ukrop Way
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
This is the second Norfolk Southern Excellence in Financial Reporting Conference. It's sponsored by Norfolk Southern Corporation and Dominion Corporation, and hosted by the Mason School of Business and the {{http://mason.wm.edu/programs/macc/index.php,Master of Accounting Program}}.

Special Keynote presentations by:
- {{http://www.sec.gov/about/commissioner/casey.htm,Kathleen Casey}}, SEC Commissioner
- {{http://pcaobus.org/About/Board/Pages/DanielLGoelzer.aspx,Daniel Goelzer}}, Member, PCAOB
- {{http://www.ifrs.org/The+organisation/Members+of+the+IASB/Paul+Pacter.htm,Paul Pacter}}, IASB Member
- {{http://www.fasb.org/cs/ContentServer?site=FASB&c=Page&pagename=FASB%2FPage%2FSectionPage&cid=1175801888942,Marc Siegel}}, FASB Member
- {{http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_M._Walker_%28U.S._Comptroller_General%29,David Walker}}, former U.S. Comptroller General, now CEO of Comeback America Initiative

Program topics include:
- Current developments in international financial reporting
- Current developments in U.S. GAAP
- Current developments at government regulatory agencies affecting accounting
- Perspectives on current public sector financial challenges
- Financial reporting constituents panel discussion on emerging trends in financial reporting

Confirmed Panel Participants:
- Brian Harris, Sr. Vice President, Moody's Investors Service
- Jim Squires, CFO, Norfolk Southern
- Virginia Seggerman, Vice President and Controller, CDW Corporation
- Alison Spivey, Partner, Ernst & Young, Professional Practice Group-National
- David Christian, CEO, Dominion Generation

Regular conference registration is $195; three or more from the same company, $175. Mason School of Business students, Mason Accounting Programs Board members and faculty and students from other academic institutions may register at no cost.

- {{http://mason.wm.edu/news/events/ns_registration/index.php,General Registration}}
- {{http://mason.wm.edu/news/events/ns_mason_rsvp/index.php,Mason Student Registration}} (use your W&M UserID to register)
- {{http://mason.wm.edu/news/events/ns_academic_rsvp/index.php,Academic Institution Registration}}
- {{http://mason.wm.edu/news/events/ns_board_rsvp/index.php,Mason Accounting Programs Board Registration}}


Morning Session:
- 8-8:45 a.m.: Check-in and morning refreshments
- 8:45-9 a.m.: Welcoming remarks
- 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Program keynote sessions, including break

Afternoon Session:
- 12:30-1:30 p.m.: Lunch (included with conference registration)
- 1:30-3:30 p.m.: Program keynote sessions
- 3:30-5:30 p.m.: Panel discussions, including break

- {{http://www.nscorp.com/nscportal/nscorp/,Norfolk Southern}}
- {{http://www.dom.com/,Dominion}}