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2012 Sep Introduction to Public Utility Accounting Course
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - Saturday, October 20, 2012
Intercontinental Buckhead Atlanta
3315 Peachtree Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30326 UNITED STATES

EEI-AGA Introduction to Public Utility Accounting

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the American Gas Association (AGA) are pleased to offer the course, Introduction to Public Utility Accounting – September 17-20, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia, at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta Hotel.
 
This highly respected, 4-day program concentrates on the fundamentals of public utility accounting and has been offered on an annual basis for over 20 years.  While the course is directed toward recently hired accountants and others whose career paths are geared toward professional and supervisory positions in the accounting, auditing and financial areas, this course can be of high value to non-accounting personnel as well.  As a prerequisite, participants should have at least an elementary knowledge of accounting theory and practice.

The individual elements of the course are taught by expert instructors and leaders in the field of utility accountingThe course is held in conjunction with the EEI/AGA Advanced Public Utility Accounting and the Utility Internal Auditor’s Training courses and is open to the general public.  The program is designed to include several general sessions that all participants will attend and breakout sessions that address topics tailored specifically for the introductory and advanced levels.  

Please see the "Meeting Documents" tab for a brochure that includes all the details about both the Introductory and Advanced courses as well as registration information.
 
Here’s some of what’s been said about the course…
  • Excellent course - Great speakers
  • Best conference I have ever attended.  It was well organized and orchestrated
  • The course always provides relevant info on a variety of topics
  • Dynamic speakers, interesting topics, great interaction
  • Excellent presentations, I enjoyed the course very much
  • I thoroughly enjoyed the entire course - very useful information
  • Great speakers! Excellent subject
  • Speakers were excellent – topics were varied, timely and useful
  • Very impressive course and worthwhile to my career
  • Great Presentations! Material was in depth and helpful
  • Overall, a wonderful experience

Registration Information - Introduction to Public Utility Accounting

Enrollment is limited and advanced registration is required. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for enrolling is Friday, August 31, 2012. Registration will be confirmed by e-mail.
 
Group Rates apply (per person) to three (3) or more individuals attending from the same company.  Three or more attendees per company must submit registration forms by mail or fax to Kim King at (202) 508-5542.
 
Registration fees include instructional materials, breakfasts, lunches and receptions.
 
CPE Information
 

Recommended CPE Credits:  approximately 28 hours
In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50 minute hour.

The objective of this course is to provide an introductory knowledge and understanding of public utility accounting fundamentals, practices and issues in the electric and gas industries. The course is designed for utility industry professionals in accounting, finance, auditing and other financial areas.   Instructional Method: Group-Live; Meeting Prerequisite: None; Course Level: introductory; Preparation: None; Category Subjects: Accounting, Communications, Finance, Specialized Knowledge & Applications and Taxation.

Edison Electric Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses of CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TX 37219-2417 or by visiting the web site: www.nasba.org 

Hotel Information

Reservation Information – please contact the hotel directly as noted below:

InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
3315 Peachtree Road N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 946-9191 or toll free at (877) 422-8254
                                   
Hotel Rate:
Our special rate is $229 plus tax per night, single or double occupancy.  Register under room block identified as “Edison Electric Institute.”  Important: The cut-off date for this negotiated hotel room rate is Friday, August 24, 2012.

Reservations made after August 24, 2012 will be subject to availability and existing hotel rates.  Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. Check-out time is 12:00 noon.  Depending on meeting attendance, the hotel room block may fill up before the published cut-off date, so don’t delay.
 
General Information
 
For your information and to assist you with making travel arrangements, below are the beginning and ending dates/times of the course’s schedule.
 
Sunday, September 16, 2012 – 5:00-6:00 PM (approximately)
  • Optional registration scheduled in the Hotel Lobby.  If you’re at the hotel during this time, you may pick up your registration packet.  Otherwise, registration is scheduled for Monday (see below). 
  • Please note that there is no other activity scheduled for Sunday.
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, September 17-19, 2012 –7:00 AM-6:00 PM (approximately)
  • Registration – 7:00-8:00 AM in the Windsor Prefunction  
  • Breakfast – 7:00-8:00 AM in Venetian Ballroom 
Thursday, September 20, 2012 – 7:00 AM-4:15 PM (approximately)
  • Breakfast – 7:00-8:00 AM in Venetian Ballroom

 


 

  • The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the American Gas Association (AGA) are pleased to offer the course, Introduction to Public Utility Accounting – September 17-20, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia, at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta Hotel.

    This highly respected, 4-day program concentrates on the fundamentals of public utility accounting and has been offered on an annual basis for over 20 years. While the course is directed toward recently hired accountants and others whose career paths are geared toward professional and supervisory positions in the accounting, auditing and financial areas, this course can be of high value to non-accounting personnel as well. As a prerequisite, participants should have at least an elementary knowledge of accounting theory and practice.

    The individual elements of the course are taught by expert instructors and leaders in the field of utility accounting. The course is held in conjunction with the EEI/AGA Advanced Public Utility Accounting and the Utility Internal Auditor’s Training courses and is open to the general public. The program is designed to include several general sessions that all participants will attend and breakout sessions that address topics tailored specifically for the introductory and advanced levels.

    Please see the "Meeting Documents" tab for a brochure that includes all the details about both the Introductory and Advanced courses as well as registration information.
    Here’s some of what’s been said about the course…
    • Excellent course - Great speakers
    • Best conference I have ever attended. It was well organized and orchestrated
    • The course always provides relevant info on a variety of topics
    • Dynamic speakers, interesting topics, great interaction
    • Excellent presentations, I enjoyed the course very much
    • I thoroughly enjoyed the entire course - very useful information
    • Great speakers! Excellent subject
    • Speakers were excellent – topics were varied, timely and useful
    • Very impressive course and worthwhile to my career
    • Great Presentations! Material was in depth and helpful
    • Overall, a wonderful experience
  • Enrollment is limited and advanced registration is required. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for enrolling is Friday, August 31, 2012. Registration will be confirmed by e-mail.
    Group Rates apply (per person) to three (3) or more individuals attending from the same company. Three or more attendees per company must submit registration forms by mail or fax to Kim King at (202) 508-5542.
    Registration fees include instructional materials, breakfasts, lunches and receptions.
  • Recommended CPE Credits: approximately 28 hours
    In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50 minute hour.

    The objective of this course is to provide an introductory knowledge and understanding of public utility accounting fundamentals, practices and issues in the electric and gas industries. The course is designed for utility industry professionals in accounting, finance, auditing and other financial areas. Instructional Method: Group-Live; Meeting Prerequisite: None; Course Level: introductory; Preparation: None; Category Subjects: Accounting, Communications, Finance, Specialized Knowledge & Applications and Taxation.

    Edison Electric Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses of CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TX 37219-2417 or by visiting the web site: www.nasba.org

  • Reservation Information – please contact the hotel directly as noted below:
    InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
    3315 Peachtree Road N.E.
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    Phone: (404) 946-9191 or toll free at (877) 422-8254

    Hotel Rate:
    Our special rate is $229 plus tax per night, single or double occupancy. Register under room block identified as “Edison Electric Institute.” Important: The cut-off date for this negotiated hotel room rate is Friday, August 24, 2012.

    Reservations made after August 24, 2012 will be subject to availability and existing hotel rates. Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. Check-out time is 12:00 noon. Depending on meeting attendance, the hotel room block may fill up before the published cut-off date, so don’t delay.
  • For your information and to assist you with making travel arrangements, below are the beginning and ending dates/times of the course’s schedule.
    Sunday, September 16, 2012 – 5:00-6:00 PM (approximately)
    • Optional registration scheduled in the Hotel Lobby. If you’re at the hotel during this time, you may pick up your registration packet. Otherwise, registration is scheduled for Monday (see below).
    • Please note that there is no other activity scheduled for Sunday.
    Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, September 17-19, 2012 –7:00 AM-6:00 PM (approximately)
    • Registration – 7:00-8:00 AM in the Windsor Prefunction
    • Breakfast – 7:00-8:00 AM in Venetian Ballroom
    Thursday, September 20, 2012 – 7:00 AM-4:15 PM (approximately)
    • Breakfast – 7:00-8:00 AM in Venetian Ballroom