Collaborate 2018 Conference
McKonly & Asbury’s sixth annual Collaborate Conference took place on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey in Harrisburg, PA.
This conference featured a keynote address from Tom Ridge, first Secretary of Homeland Security and former Governor of Pennsylvania, current Chairman of Cybersecurity and Technology at alliantgroup. During this keynote session, Governor Ridge reviewed increased threats, as well as steps necessary to ensure your business does not fall victim to a cyberattack.
Our whole group had the opportunity to listen to dynamic general sessions focused on current issues that attendees face every day, including a Mergers & Acquisitions Market Update from Citizens Bank, a Market & Economic Overview from Vanguard, and common business mistakes that appear in Business Litigation Matters from Pillar+Aught.
Our afternoon breakout sessions included tracks focused on:
- Business Topics including a National and Local Healthcare Benefit Trends and Practices session from Conrad Siegel and a Modern Finance session from Cargas.
- Technical Topics including a session on Individual Wealth Tax Planning from Bridgeford Trust Company and a Business Tax Planning session from McKonly & Asbury.
- Non-Profit topics including a session on the New Not-For-Profit Standards as well as the Form 990 from McKonly & Asbury.
The day offered breakfast, lunch, and a reception as well as 7 Continuing Professional Education Hours and 6 Continuing Legal Education Credits.
Thanks again to this year’s Conference Sponsors whose support is critical to the success of this event.