The 2013 Boomer Technology Circles Summit and Talent Development Advantage Announce Keynote Speakers
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Manhattan, KS, April 30, 2013 – Rebecca Ryan, Founder, Next Generation Consulting, Inc. and Rick
Richardson, Managing Partner of Richardson Media & Technologies LLC, will
be the keynote speakers at the 2013 Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit and Talent Development Advantage™ August 19-20, 2013 at the
Westin Crown Center in Kansas City, MO. Due to the growing importance of aligning
firm management, technology and talent, the Boomer Technology Circles™ Summit and Talent Development Advantage™ will be a joint conference.
Rebecca Ryan will provide attendees insight about the future
workforce, next-gen technologies, trending social and workplace norms, family
configurations and more to help attendees shape (or reshape) a firm that's
future-ready. Attendees will also learn how to think like a futurist, so you
and your firm are not caught flat-footed.
Rebecca Ryan is a human sparkplug. She is one part economist, one
part futurist, and one part humorist (That’s right: economists can be funny).
Rebecca inspires audiences to think differently about the future…their future.
Author of Life First, Work Second, and ReGENERATION, Rebecca is earning
accolades as "a voice for the next generation.”
Rick Richardson will provide attendees with his vision of
both the short and longer-term future for technology, including technologies
important to the accounting profession. Topics will include a review of
prior-year predictions, what major-market companies are doing and how their
actions will affect the industry.He will also discuss current
trends in hardware, software and communications as well as emerging
technologies that will bring those trends into reality. Rick will highlight how
technology is impacting training and learning and will conclude his
presentation with his personal forecasts on our technology future.
Rick Richardson has been a technology futurist to CPAs for over 30
years. Prior to forming his multi-media and strategic technology consulting
company, he had a 28-year career in technology with Ernst & Young, the last
12 years of which he served as National Director of Technology.
Boomer Technology Circles™
The Boomer Technology Circles™ assist
firms with bridging the gap between technology and practice management and
accelerating their progress through thought leadership and peer accountability.
For more information, please visit www.boomer.com/btc or www.boomer.com/btcsummit.
About The Talent Development Advantage™
The Talent Development Advantage (TDA) is a community of HR,
Learning and Human Capital Leaders focused on talent development through shared
intellectual capital, peer networking and collaboration. For more information,
please visit www.boomer.com/tda.
Boomer Consulting, Inc. provides consulting services to
hundreds of the highest performing CPA firms. Their unique and powerful
solutions target five areas critical to a firm's success: Leadership and
Management, Client Development, Talent Development, Technology and Compensation.
For more information, visit www.boomer.com.