The Thomson Reuters 29th Annual Users' Conference Kicks Off
Thursday, November 05, 2009
Posted by: Boomer Consulting, Inc.
Over 800 Attendees Benefit from Sessions Designed to Help Firms Embrace Change
DEXTER, Mich., Nov. 4, 2009—The Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters announced today the kick-off of the 29th annual Thomson Reuters Users’ Conference for Professional Tax and Accounting Firms—the longest running professional conference in the profession.
The conference drew more than 800 participants from across the country and presented over 70 information-packed workshops designed with firm growth in mind for practicing accountants.
“Our Users’ Conference has evolved into a mainstay event. Users come from all over the country
to share their knowledge with colleagues and absorb the information presented. The interaction and excitement among participants is exceptionally high, and many have expressed that they can’t wait to implement what they’ve learned in their firms,” said Teresa Mackintosh, CPA.CITP, Senior Vice President, Professional Software & Services, Tax & Accounting, Thomson Reuters.
“Our main objective is to help our users be more efficient so, in turn, they can better serve their clients. Our workshops offer a wealth of information on product and system functionality, while roundtable discussions, keynotes, and day-to-day interaction provide vision on how to apply process innovations in their firms to increase efficiencies,” stated Jon Baron, President, Professional Software & Services, Tax & Accounting, Thomson Reuters.
The 2009 Users’ Conference offers workshops that cover hands-on software training, product overviews, and sessions on specialized topics. Other workshops focus on practice management and marketing, technology, compliance issues, firm growth, and more. The conference also offers popular and informative roundtable discussions and keynote presentations by Jon Baron; Barry R. Schimel, president, BizActions, L.L.C.; and John Cassis, motivational speaker.
The Users’ Conference runs from November 4–7, 2009, in Orlando, Florida. For more information on the conference, please visit our website at CS.ThomsonReuters.com/UC.
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