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Conference 2020

Multi-Locations, Conference
Multi-Dates
Join us for our Annual National Conference in 2020. The annual ICB conference is known for providing the practical application of bookkeeping knowledge and skills to make a positive difference, placing a bookkeeper as an expert in their field. What to know, how to do it and making best practice forefront of everything we do. 
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Content:

  • Bookkeepers often get stressed about amounts that don't fit..... should you worry?
  • What is a "material" amount that you need to get an answer on?
  • What is an "immaterial" amount or transaction and what do you do with it in the accounts?
  • When is it a tax agent decision and when can you make a judgement about it?

Cost: Free for Members, $55 for Students and Educators

Webinar, Online:

  • 26th April 2016, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
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Conference 2020

Multi-Locations, Conference
Multi-Dates

Conference, Multi-Locations: Join us for our Annual National Conference in 2020. The annual ICB conference is known for providing the practical application of bookkeeping knowledge and skills to make a positive difference, placing a bookkeeper as an expert in their field. What to know, how to do it and making best practice forefront of everything we do. 

Event Details

Agenda (draft)

  • Taking business on the Digital journey – where do we have to go
  • Engaging technology in Advisory Services
  • The new world of Annual ABN reviews and the Modernised Business Register
  • A Certified Bookkeeper Approach to dealing with Business
  • Protecting your self – you should not be an accessory for Fair Work and you should not be a target for the ATO/TPB

Technical Bookkeeping (what do you want to hear)

A bookkeeper’s guide to the specifics of dealing with:

  • Paying Allowances – how and what it means for the tax return
  • Filtering out the noise of HR & Payroll
  • And more

ICB Members Engagement

  • Highlights from 2019
  • Awarding Lifetime Achievement & Fellow Memberships
  • Recognition of 5 and 10 year members
  • An opportunity for your reflection and input into the ICB year that was and the years to follow

Pricing

To register, you must log on to the ICB website.

  • Members Early Bird Price: $308.00 (Finishing Midnight 19th January 2020)
  • Full Members: $363.00(Commences  20th January 2020)
  • Students/Educators: $363.00 (Commences 20th January 2020)
  • Certified Bookkeeping Practice Staff: $363.00(Commences 20th January 2020)
  • Non ICB Members: $580.00(Commences 20th January 2020)

* all costs are GST-inclusive

Conference Details

Start Time: 9:30am. Registrations from 8.30am
Concludes: 4:00pm

If you have any further questions, or would like to discuss any of the above with us, please do not hesitate to contact us – email admin@icb.org.au or call 1300 85 61 81

Important Note:
The conference counts 5.5 hours towards your CPE requirements, which will automatically be recorded on your ICB Log, but only if you register and sign the Attendance Sheet.

Venue Locations and Dates

To register for the 2019 Conference, please click the date and location you wish to attend

Hobart
The Old Woolstore
1 Macquarie St, Hobart, TAS
Tuesday 3rd March, 2020

Sydney
Darling Island
Darling Island Road, Pyrmont, NSW
Thursday 5th March, 2020

Canberra
Hyatt Canberra
120 Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumba, ACT
Friday 6th March, 2020

Brisbane
Pullman Hotel
King George Square, Brisbane, QLD
Monday 9th March, 2020
or
Tuesday 10th March, 2020

Cairns
Pullman Cairns International
17 Abbott Street, Cairns QLD
Wednesday 11th March, 2020

Darwin
Skycity Darwin
Mindil Beach Casino Resort
Gilruth Avenue, Mindil Beach, Darwin NT
Friday 13th March, 2020

Perth
Crown Perth
Great Eastern Highway, Burswood, WA
Tuesday 17th March, 2020

Adelaide
Adelaide Convention Centre
North Terrace, Adelaide, SA
Thursday 19th March, 2020

Melbourne
Pullman on The Park
192 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne VIC
Tuesday 24th March, 2020
or
Wednesday 25th March, 2020

 

Dietary Requirements

At the time of booking your place for the conference, we ask that you also note any special dietary requirements you might have. Please note that the venues have advised that they can only cater for Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Lactose Free, Vegetarian and Pescatarian as per the venues’ instructions. We cannot guarantee that any other special dietary requirements can be met. We require all special requests to be made within 10 days prior to event.

Cancellation Policy:

ICB Members

  • Cancellations received more than 14 days from the day of the event – Refund of $125 and manual will be posted.
  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the event – No refund. Access to all conference resources online post Conference. If hard copy of the Manual required, can purchase online and it will be posted.
  • Notification of cancellation must be confirmed via email and received prior to the event.

Non ICB Members

  • Cancellations received more than 14 days from the day of the event – Refund of $125 applies
  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the event – No refund.
  • Notification of cancellation must be confirmed via email and received prior to the event.
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ICB Technical Webinar - Contractors versus Employees

Online, Webinar
30th January, 2020

Webinar, Online: ICB's Contractors verus Employees webinar will include the many factors which need to be considered when determining whether a worker is an employee or contractor. The distinction is critical.

Event Details

Content:  Is the question as simple as: the contractor has undertaken a contract for service, not a contract of service, whereas an employee works in your business and is part of your business.

The webinar will discuss these areas including voluntary withholding, superannuation and the effect on workers compensation and payroll tax.

Cost:

Members - Free
Students & Educators - $55

Online, Webinar:

30th January 2020, 12:30pm - 2.00pm 

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ICB Technical Webinar - Developing Your Bookkeeping Business - #1 Starting a Bookkeeping Business

Online, Webinar
4th February, 2020

Webinar, Online: Join us for a series of four webinars designed to look at ways you can improve and develop your business. Bookkeeping might be your business but your work involves so much more.

Event Details

Content: In Webinar #1 we will review business plans, business relationships, marketing & branding, letter of engagement and other matters to consider as you begin.

Cost:

Members - Free
Students & Educators - $55

Online, Webinar:

4th February 2020, 12:30pm - 2.00pm 

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ICB Election of Directors - Meet the Candidates

Online, Webinar
6th February, 2020

Webinar, Online: The current Board of Directors of ICB: Matthew Addison (Chair), Amanda Linton (CEO), John Birse, Melissa Foote, Roslyn Van Welie, Rob Marshall and Leanne Berry, call for expressions of interest, enquiries and nominations to the Board of Directors to be considered by members in the lead up to the April 2020 Annual General Meeting.

Event Details

Content: 

Click here for the Corporate & Legal Information.

Cost:

Members (Affiliates and above) - Free

Online, Webinar:

6th February 2020, 2:00pm - 4.00pm 

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ICB Technical Webinar - Developing Your Bookkeeping Business Series - #2 Understanding Costs

Online, Webinar
13th February, 2020

Webinar, Online: Join us for the second webinar in a series of four webinars designed to look at ways you can improve and develop your business. Bookkeeping might be your business but your work involves so much more.

Event Details

Content: In Webinar #2 we will consider alternate types of charges such as valued based fees, fixed fees, hourly rate.

Cost:

Members - Free
Students & Educators - $55

Online, Webinar:

13th February 2020, 12:30pm - 2.00pm 

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ICB Technical Webinar - Developing Your Bookkeeping Business Series - #3 Working with Clients

Online, Webinar
18th February, 2020

Webinar, Online: Join us for the thirdwebinar in a series of four webinars designed to look at ways you can improve and develop your business. Bookkeeping might be your business but your work involves so much more.

Event Details

Content: In Webinar #3 we will consider the relationships that we need to manage as they are a large part of what we do. Join us for this webinar as we discuss the practicalities of working with clients

Cost:

Members - Free
Students & Educators - $55

Online, Webinar:

18th February 2020, 12:30pm - 2.00pm 

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ICB Technical Webinar - Developing Your Bookkeeping Business Series - #4 Growing Your Business

Online, Webinar
27th February, 2020

Webinar, Online: Join us for the last webinar in a series of four webinars designed to look at ways you can improve and develop your business. Bookkeeping might be your business but your work involves so much more.

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Content: We spend all our time helping our clients create great business. Who helps us? Joins us for #4 in our webinar series and let's review how we can help our selves have a great business.

Cost:

Members - Free
Students & Educators - $55

Online, Webinar:

27th February 2020, 12:30pm - 2.00pm 

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ICB Members Meeting via Webinar

Online, Webinar
6th April, 2020

Webinar, Online: All Members of ICB are invited to attend the Annual Members Meeting. Join us as we discuss our 2019 Financials, ICB Achievements and much more.

Event Details

Content: 

  • 2019 Financials (Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss)
  • Operations and Management framework for acceptance and clarification
  • Membership Statistics and other items reported
  • Policy and Philosophy of ICB
  • ICB Achievements
  • Key Activities and Initiatives
  • Government Involvement

Cost:

Members - Free

Online, Webinar:

6th April 2020, 2:00pm - 4.00pm 

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Intuit Quickbooks - Self-Paced Training

Online, Webinar
Self-Paced

Webinar, Online: Take a look at QuickBook's new self-paced training and become a QuickBook's Online Certified ProAdvisor today!

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Content: 

  • Self-paced learning: Quickly learn features in easy to follow, bite size videos, all at your own pace.
  • Certified in under 2 hours: Learn the basics quickly so you can use QuickBooks with your clients faster.
  • Increased productivity: Learning how to get the most out of QuickBooks, can help you do more work for your clients in less time
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Applied Education - CPE Club

Online, Webinar
Self-Paced

Webinar, Online: Are you meeting your CPE requirements with the Tax Practitioners Board and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers? It is now possible to meet your full requirements with one simple, cost effective, annual subscription.

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Content:

Applied Education are offering a series of YouTube Live Online seminars with topics specifically designed to upskill and update bookkeepers or BAS agents to ensure that they stay on top of the latest issues of the profession.

CPE Club is an annual subscription to a CPE service that is focused on meeting the CPE needs of BAS agents.

All sessions will be delivered via Applied Education's YouTube Live Online platform which can be viewed in any location and on any device. You can watch the live session on your computer or mobile device and even ask questions during the session.

All sessions will be recorded so you will also be able to view them at a later time if you are not able to attend a Live session or want to go back and review a session. The topics have been chosen based on Applied Education's research of what are contemporary topics that all BAS Agents and Bookkeepers need to know.

  • 1 Hour Youtube Live Webinars: 15 Webinars every year - 15 Hours CPE to meet TPB BAS Agent requirements for CPE.
  • Online Learning: Instant Access to past recordings and CPE Certificates upon completion.
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GovReports - Webinar Series

Online, Webinar
Multi-Dates

Webinar, OnlineTo kick off 2020, GovReports intend to show off some of the tools and new features they have added. They would like to invite you on their product development journey with a series of webinars to be held from late January 2020 onwards.

Event Details

Content: GovReports will demonstrate how to fully utilise their in-built tools and services to better manage your business, improve visibility of your tasks and clients and develop the scalability of your company.

Click the 'Register Here' button below to check out their webinar calendar for the upcoming webinars on offer and register today!

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Xero Roadshow 2020

Multi-Locations, Conference
Multi-Dates

Conference, Multi-Locations: Join Xero in February 2020 as they host Xero accountants and bookkeepers in 17 cities across Australia. An inspiring day of content and networking, the Xero Roadshow is your chance to connect with industry peers and app partners as you catch up on all things Xero.

Event Details

Content: Split into six sessions of key focus areas, you’ll experience demos of Xero's latest new products and see what they're planning for the future. From seeing their new releases in action to understanding the broader breadth of the platform, it all adds up. And so it should.

Agenda:

  • Knowing your people inside out
  • Harnessing Hubdoc and Xero as one
  • Seeing the big picture of our practice products
  • Becoming the architect of your own platform
  • Knowing the tech to smooth small business pain points
  • Accessing the insights making a difference

Multi-Locations, Conference:

New South Wales & ACT

  • Albury
    4th February, 2020
  • Newcastle
    5th February, 2020
  • Sydney
    6th February, 2020
  • Parramatta
    11th February, 2020
  • Canberra
    18th February, 2020
  • Wollongong
    19th February, 2020

Queensland

  • Sunshine Coast
    4th February, 2020
  • Brisbane
    5th February, 2020
  • Gold Coast
    6th February, 2020
  • Cairns
    13th February

Victoria

  • Geelong
    6th February, 2020
  • Narre Warren
    12th February, 2020
  • Melbourne
    13th February, 2020

South Australia

  • Adelaide
    18th February, 2020

Tasmania

  • Hobart
    19th February, 2020
  • Launceston
    20th February, 2020

Western Australia

  • Perth
    20th February, 2020

 

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MYOB Incite 2020

Multi-Locations, Conference
Multi-Dates

Conference, Multi-Locations: Join MYOB this year for their free half day event that will change the way you think.

Event Details

Agenda:

  • Game changing enhancements to your clients’ software
  • Dramatic efficiency improvements of MYOB Practice for compliance
  • Practical tools and advice for putting the Connected Practice into action
  • Assistance with your personalised Practice Transition Plan for moving online
  • Access to MYOB experts for help and support

 Multi-Locations, Conference: 

New South Wales

  • Sydney - Metro Event
    3rd February, 2020
  • Albury
    12th March, 2020
  • Bega
    24th March, 2020
  • Dubbo
    6th February, 2020
  • Newcastle
    11th February, 2020
  • Parramatta
    18th February, 2020
  • Port Macquarie
    13th February, 2020
  • Tamworth
    17th March, 2020
  • Wollongong
    3rd March, 2020

Victoria

  • Melbourne - Metro Event
    6th February, 2020
  • Ballarat
    18th February, 2020
  • Bendigo
    17th March, 2020
  • Geelong
    12th March, 2020
  • Shepparton
    3rd March, 2020
  • Traralgon
    24th March
  • Warrnambool
    11th February, 2020

Tasmania

  • Hobart
    18th February, 2020
  • Launceston
    19th February, 2020

Queensland

  • Brisbane - Metro Event
    31st January, 2020
  • Cairns
    5th February, 2020
  • Gold Coast
    18th February, 2020
  • Mackay
    11th February 2020
  • Rockhampton
    3rd March, 2020
  • Sunshine Coast
    11 March, 2020
  • Toowoomba
    17th March, 2020
  • Townsville
    24th March, 2020

Western Australia

  • Perth - Metro Event
    10th February, 2020
  • Albany
    12th March, 2020
  • Bunbury
    17th March, 2020

NT, SA and ACT

  • Adelaide - Metro Event
    4th February, 2020
  • Canberra
    25th February, 2020
  • Darwin
    18th February, 2020
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