2019-05-17 09:31:11 Events English Get Connected Edmonton is a unique opportunity to connect with Canadian accounting professionals and industry experts. Don't miss out.... https://quickbooks.intuit.com/ca/resources/ca_qrc/uploads/2019/05/Shawn-Kanungo.jpg https://quickbooks.intuit.com/ca/resources/events/why-get-connected-edmonton-is-the-top-event-for-accountants/ Why Get Connected Edmonton is the Top Event for Accountants

Why Get Connected Edmonton is the Top Event for Accountants

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Looking for an opportunity to grow your accounting skills and expand your network? The Get Connected Edmonton conference by QuickBooks is a unique opportunity to connect with Canadian accounting professionals and industry experts. It’s a premier accounting event–close to home. Availability is limited, so don’t miss out on this unique experience. To register for this conference, use the code CELEBRATE for 20% off registration.

Want to learn more before registering? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a breakdown on why Get Connected Edmonton is the top event for Canadian accountants:

  1. Earn professional development credits through educational breakout sessions.

Earning CPD credits can help you grow your skills and your client base. At this year’s breakout sessions you’ll learn about a range of topics, such as ‘Key Apps for Optimizing Your Practice,’ ‘Exploring Advisory Services Within Your Firm,’ and ‘Best Practices for Converting and Onboarding QBO Clients.’

  1. Network with other accounting professional from Alberta and beyond. 

“Networking is an investment in your business. It takes time and when done correctly can yield great results for years to come,” says esteemed business writer Diane Helberg. Studies show that the most successful Canadian harness the power of networking. Looking for an opportunity to network with like-minded peers? Get Connected is an excellent opportunity to forge new connections with other accountants, bookkeepers, and other professionals. Take the time to connect with accounting professionals who could become new clients, colleagues, partners, or friends.

  1. Learn from how to navigate the digital age with renowned strategist Shawn Kanungo.

If you attend Get Connected Edmonton, you’ll hear insights from renowned strategist, Shawn Kanungo. Shawn is an acclaimed disruption strategist, speaker, and innovator. Around the world, he is recognized for his work in the innovation sphere.

During his 12-year tenure at Deloitte, Shawn helped corporate execs successfully recalibrate their businesses to handle disruption. Now, as the general partner of Queen&Rock Capital, he helps private, and public sector organizations optimize their businesses for the digital age. Shawn has been named as a business leader to watch on Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 list, and in 2018 he was named one of Inc.’s 100 Most Innovative Leadership Speakers.

Watch the video below to learn how the accounting industry is being revolutionized by machine learning and the cloud.


Get Connected Edmonton 2019 Details

From talks with top business leaders to breakout sessions on QuickBooks, you’ll walk away from QuickBooks Get Connected with a wealth of new knowledge. This one-day conference is a unique opportunity to get practical tips that will give you a competitive edge. “I can’t single out any one thing. It was the best experience I have ever had in my 40 plus years in the business world,” says an attendee from last year’s Get Connected Calgary conference.

Availability is limited for the upcoming conference, so don’t miss this opportunity to invest in your professional development. To register for this conference, visit our website, and for a limited time, use the code CELEBRATE for 20% off registration.


Edmonton: EXPO Centre 7515 118 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 0J2


May 27, 2019, in Edmonton.




Information may be abridged and therefore incomplete. This document/information does not constitute, and should not be considered a substitute for, legal or financial advice. Each financial situation is different, the advice provided is intended to be general. Please contact your financial or legal advisors for information specific to your situation.

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