Webinar and video updates: Your professional development
Our innovative webinar programme aims to give you the flexibility and convenience to grow your professional development.
We offer a series of webinars both live and on-demand (from a whole host of technical experts, business leaders or ICAS partners) on a range of interesting professional development topics, so than you can easily ensure you keep your knowledge up-to-date as well having the opportunity to pick up hints or tips that may help you improve your skill-set.
Webinar: Reporting the impact of climate change - a new framework for financial disclosure
In this 45-minute webinar, we hear from guest speakers: Mark Campanale, Carbon Tracker Initiative; and Jon Williams, Partner PWC and FSB TCFD member; about why including climate change in financial disclosures is becoming more mainstream, and what this might mean for the accounting profession.
Webinar: The changing world of audit and assurance
In an increasingly digital business world, where more information is readily available about a company’s performance which goes beyond the traditional financial statements, how does audit and assurance also need to evolve and what does it mean for the auditors of the future?
Webinar: Autumn Statement
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond presented his first Autumn Statement to Parliament on 23 November 2016. The webinar delivered by BPP's expert tax presenter Nitin Rabheru, gives an overview of the main tax announcements in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement and discusses their implications.
Webinar: Essentials Skills for FDs and CFOs
In this short webinar we hear from experienced finance professionals Garry Buick and Richard Mallet about the essential skills they feel are required to be successful Finance Directors or Chief Financial Officers.
Video updates from James Barbour, ICAS Director of Technical Policy:
2015 Video Updates
2016 Technical Updates
Leadership & Management
Webinar: Power of One
ICAS launched its ‘The Power of One’ campaign to help re-establish ethics at the core of business practices and to rebuild public trust in business.
Through their ethical behaviour, CAs are a force for good in the organisations in which they work. They can also influence those around them, and thereby help shape the culture and values of their organisation.
In this webinar ICAS Chief Executive, Anton Colella explains the background to the initiative, explains the key themes of ‘The Power of One’ and provides an update on the activity to date and that of which is planned for the future.
Webinar: The Fourth Industrial Revolution
The world is becoming increasingly more connected, and increasingly everything is starting to become connected to everything else. It is becoming a true digital world.
Digital in business has produced a fundamental challenge, how we take all of this data, turn it into information and knowledge and through scenario planning, turning this knowledge into economic value.
Gartner predicts that 50% of the Fortune 500 will miss this transition and will cease to exist in their current state within the next five years.
Watch our webinar on the Digitisation of Business, by Matthew Smith, Global Head of Market Development for the Internet of Things at Cisco – where he will outline some of the macro challenges and some of the opportunities that can help steer your business along the road to a successful digital transition.
Career Mentoring in Action
Mentoring Masterminds - The Growth Mindset
When leaders embrace a growth mindset they promote to their employees an environment of innovation, collaboration and conversations, all intended to accelerate growth. If you are a leader or high performer aspiring for progression, learn more about how Mentoring Masterminds from Leading Figures can help. Details: coming soon.
Preparing for partnership
Becoming a partner can happen in different ways, but all require determination to refine your skills and step outside your comfort zone when reaching for success. Discover key qualities and techniques that are necessary for taking the next important step in your career, in this short audio interview.