10/24/2012 03:14 PM
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Department of Accounting will host the Second Annual International Business Forum on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Crowne Plaza in Baton Rouge from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Because globalization is one of the college’s growth initiatives, the forum will be geared for discussion and interaction among business managers looking to interact in global markets. Those who attend the event will be awarded six hours of CPE credit.
E. J. Ourso College Dean Richard White will serve as the opening speaker, and Loren
Scott, president of Loren C. Scott & Associates and professor emeritus of economics,
will address the forum as the keynote speaker. Immediately after the forum, a reception
and breakout sessions will be held on various topics including the following:
Registration for the forum is $100. The fee is payable by check only, and checks should be made out to the Department of Accounting with Annual Business Forum in the memo line. Checks may be delivered to Business Education Complex, Room 2800 or mailed to:
International Business Forum
Department of Accounting
Business Education Complex
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Sponsors for the International Business Forum are Edgen group, Deloitte and KPMG. For more information and to register, visit http://business.lsu.edu/globalization/ibf/Pages/2012-International-Business-Forum.aspx.
The LSU Department of Accounting created the International Business Forum in 2011
to provide a better understanding of business leadership in a global content. Additionally,
the forum allows companies to develop sustainable practices in international markets.
The Department of Accounting at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business strives for
excellence in teaching, research and service to the accounting profession. With a
mission of producing graduates at all levels who excel in their pursuits, the department
offers undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for careers in various
fields including industry, auditing, finance, government and academia.
Posted on Wednesday, October 24, 2012