OAEC 2013

Oklahoma Accounting Educators' Conference

January 10-11, 2013

University of Tulsa

Allen Chapman Activity Center

Lorton Performance Center

Educators Preparing the Next Generation:

 Pedagogy & the Profession

THE CONFERENCE HAS BEEN COMPLETED.  THERE WERE 35 ATTENDEES AND A POSSIBLE 9 1/2 POSSIBLE CPE CREDITS AVAILABLE.  A RECAP IS AS FOLLOWS:

 Pedagogical sessions on Thursday at Allen Chapman Activity Center featured...

  • Dr. Jay Howard, Dean of Arts & Sciences at Butler University.  Dr. Howard is a nationally recognized expert on engaging students in the classroom. Presentation with a workshop after lunch.
  • Dr. Wayne Thomas, University of Oklahoma will demonstrate cutting-edge techniques for the accounting classroom.

Speaker and dinner event Thursday evening in Meinig Hall and Graves Grand Hall of the Lorton Performance Center featured...

  • Dr. Glen D. Johnson, Jr., Chancellor of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
  • Presentation of Outstanding Educator Award

Professional sessions on Friday morning in Meinig Hall at Lorton Performance Center featured...

  • Jim Taylor, member of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council and Partner, HoganTaylor LLP
  • Dr. Mary Dana Laird, University of Tulsa addressing "Politics, Perfectionism and Job Satisfaction for Accountants"
  • Lynn Flinn, founder of the Tulsa Chapter of OK Ethics and President and Managing Partner of The Rowland Group 
  • OSCPA update
  • Randall A. Ross, CPA - Executive Director of the Oklahoma Accountancy Board

The next Oklahoma Accounting Eduators' Conference location has not yet been announced.